Articles By Brian Jackson

Spear phishing campaigns are more sophisticated: Symantec

Cyber-criminals are getting better at using targeted attack methods and strategic planning to break into the digital data vaults of major corporations, according to Symantec Corp. Last year set a record both in

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 8th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Digital economy strategy promises Canada will be “among world leaders”

The federal government has finally released its long-promised national digital economy strategy, one that promises that Canada "will rank among world leaders in adopting digital technologies." Industry Minister James Moore unveiled the policy this

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 4th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Adobe, SAP announce reseller partnership, more integration

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - Adobe Inc. and SAP AG have inked a reseller partnership that will also see integration of some products from the two software vendors. As the opening keynote of

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 25th, 2014 Brian Jackson

3 agents of change on Twitter for #FollowFriday

The world can move quickly sometimes. Lucky that there's some smart people and organizations out there who can keep up with it - and at times show us what lies ahead. Here's three

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 13th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Microsoft connects custom mobile apps with upcoming Dynamics AX release

ATLANTA - Microsoft Corp. says its upcoming Dynamics AX 2012 R3 release will have new mobile-friendly capabilities. Following an early morning wakeup for attendees at its Convergence conference here by the Spirit of

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 4th, 2014 Brian Jackson

#FollowFriday – People who watch spectrum auctions, big data, and data breaches

For our weekly #FollowFriday post we're bringing you three nerds to add to your list. And we mean that in the good way, in the way that only nerds can be curious enough

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 21st, 2014 Brian Jackson

When CIOs and CMOs talk

If Bill Clinton was gunning to be a chief marketing officer in 2013 instead of running for President of the United States in 1992, he might have quipped “It’s about the data, stupid.”

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 5th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Mobile strategy helps deliver healthcare to Ontario’s elderly

A healthcare delivery professional arrived at the residence of a patient to find the elderly man missing on a freezing winter day, and his daughter distraught and unable to find him. This sort

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 29th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Wireless charging consortium Rezence to debut products at CES

As workers are bound to want to bring the smartphones, tablets, and phablets they receive for Christmas into the office with them - and that means more power cords, charging docks, and micro

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Live stream – Technicity 2013: Focus on cybersecurity

As the Internet becomes more entrenched in the critical processes of businesses and governments the potential security threats have also become more pronounced. That's why today IT World Canada and the city of Toronto

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 25th, 2013 Brian Jackson