Articles By Brian Jackson

ISPs aren

ISPs aren

Canada’s wholesale Internet service providers (ISPs) do not act as broadcasters by providing end-users access to the Internet, the Supreme...

February 9th, 2012 Brian Jackson
Salesforce app could be tablet

Salesforce app could be tablet

Salesforce.com Inc.’s announcement of a touch-friendly Web app optimized for mobile devices could finally be the Trojan horse that gets...

September 1st, 2011 Brian Jackson
Waterloo ekes out medal in programming contest

Waterloo ekes out medal in programming contest

The University of Waterloo clutched the top spot of three Canadian teams and a bronze medal at IBM Corp.’s 35th...

May 31st, 2011 Brian Jackson
SFU students second in sports-style programming competition

SFU students second in sports-style programming competition

A trio from Simon Fraser University had an exciting run and an overall impressive finish in a programming challenge that...

May 30th, 2011 Brian Jackson
Salesforce.com wants to woo your IT department

Salesforce.com wants to woo your IT department

Salesforce.com is signaling it wants to start talking to IT departments after acquiring a cloud application platform and partnering with...

December 9th, 2010 Brian Jackson
Google ‘carelessly’ broke Canadian law: Commissioner

Google ‘carelessly’ broke Canadian law: Commissioner

A careless engineer and failure to follow procedure are to blame for private e-mails being read by Google Street View...

October 20th, 2010 Brian Jackson
CA claims new handle, launches Cloud Commons

CA claims new handle, launches Cloud Commons

CA Technologies has created a Web-based community and new methodology to rate delivered IT services in a bid to demystify cloud...

May 17th, 2010 Brian Jackson
Bell, Telus launch HSPA wireless service

Bell, Telus launch HSPA wireless service

Industry watchers say the launch this week of the High Speed Packet Access-plus cellular network shared by Telus Mobility and...

November 4th, 2009 Brian Jackson
CRTC speeds up Globalive foreign ownership review

CRTC speeds up Globalive foreign ownership review

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission has corrected a public notice after a new entrant to the nation’s wireless industry...

July 22nd, 2009 Brian Jackson
PRO AND CON: The buzz about Oracle Beehive

PRO AND CON: The buzz about Oracle Beehive

San Francisco-based Oracle Corp. has returned to the enterprise collaboration space, releasing Beehive at its annual conference.Three years ago Oracle...

November 23rd, 2008 Brian Jackson