Articles By Brian Jackson

MARK FIELDS Ford CEO at CES 2017

Ford’s self-driving car plan for 2021 doesn’t include a brake pedal

Ford Motor Co. is pointing its headlights down a road that could see self-driving cars on the road by 2021...

January 16th, 2017 Brian Jackson
Chrystia Freeland embraces Justin Trudeau

Canada’s ICT industry groups give cabinet shuffle two thumbs up

Leaders of Canada's two government-lobbying ICT associations say they approve of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Federal Cabinet shuffle announced on...

January 11th, 2017 Brian Jackson
Rohit Ghai RSA president

New RSA president hired from Dell EMC’s internal roster

Dell Technologies subsidiary and cyber security vendor RSA has a new president in Rohit Ghai, set to take effect upon...

January 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson
iOS 10 - Apple iPhone hero

Apple’s App Store more popular than ever as security deadline pushed back

Apple Inc. announced on Thursday that it saw record-setting numbers for the App Store at the end of 2016 -...

January 5th, 2017 Brian Jackson
cloud rocky gondola

Cloud expectations for 2017: reduce work and costs, improve customer satisfaction

Cloud growth will continue to grow for 2017, but cloud service vendors are going to be taking some tall orders...

January 3rd, 2017 Brian Jackson

Empire’s CISO reports to Darth Vader on stolen Death Star plans

This is a memo from Imperial Fleet CISO Jace Sloane to Sith Lord and Apprentice to the Emperor Darth Vader...

December 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson
montreal-datacentres

Montreal sits at the centre of Canada’s data centre golden age

If data centres are Canada's latest gold rush, then Montreal is the Klondike. Just as miners rushed to the Yukon...

December 16th, 2016 Brian Jackson
Canada Post vancouver conceptstore

Canada Post could provide national social network or blockchain service, committee suggests

Canada Post's role could be expanded to build a national social network or provide critical digital communications infrastructure to rural...

December 13th, 2016 Brian Jackson
AWS execs Canada

First AWS Canada region customers will be SaaS providers

The first customers of Amazon Web Services (AWS) new Canada (Central) region launched last week will be software as a...

December 12th, 2016 Brian Jackson

New wireless service plans international entry from Alaskan Highway spectrum

A Vancouver-based telecommunications firm plans to use a mobile spectrum licence that it's acquired along the Alaskan Highway corridor to...

December 9th, 2016 Brian Jackson