Articles By Brian Jackson


Walmart Canada targets e-commerce growth with new mobile shopping app

Ask Rick Neuman, executive vice-president of technology and e-commerce at Walmart Canada what his favourite feature of the retailer's new...

July 22nd, 2016 Brian Jackson
Snowden support signs

Whistleblower Edward Snowden to keynote Toronto conference

The man that says he lives on the Internet will be the showcase speaker at SecTor, a Toronto-based security conference...

July 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson
IT leadership and the CIO

CanadianCIO Roundtable: Are CTOs ready to become ‘chief transformation officers?’

A new breed of executive -- often in the role of the chief technology officer or chief data officer --...

June 15th, 2016 Brian Jackson
HPE logo - dancer - Vegas

HPE pushes data centre to the edge with new converged systems for IoT

LAS VEGAS -- Hewlett Packard Enterprise says it's extending the data centre out from the back office right to the...

June 8th, 2016 Brian Jackson
HPE Discover logo 2016

HPE doubles down on composable infrastructure with OneView

LAS VEGAS - Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE) kicked off its first major conference as a separate entity by focusing on what...

June 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson
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Salesforce’s Trailhead learning program sees swift uptake by developers

If you visited the Developer Zone at's Dreamforce conference last September, you would have seen a long lineup of...

June 1st, 2016 Brian Jackson

Bell MTS pledge to build more LTE ‘a bit of a stunt,’ says PIAC

The $3.9 billion acquisition deal between BCE Inc. and Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. may be the subject of a Competition...

May 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson

The IT reasons why Apple Pay support was delayed in Canada

Canadian banks may not have supported Apple Pay at its initial launch last November because the technology wasn't compatible with...

May 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson

SAS Viya unveiling signals future of analytics software firm

LAS VEGAS - Cary, N.C. based analytics software firm SAS Institute parted the curtain on SAS Viya, its new analytics...

April 20th, 2016 Brian Jackson