Articles By Gary Hilson

Poorly secured smart home devices and wearables are a potential launch pad for cyber threats

You should be able to trust your garage door opener, but in the age of the Internet of Things (IoT),...

September 8th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Research shows Canadian organizations are quietly but aggressively upping their mobile game

Despite signs that enterprises are struggling to make their workforces truly mobile, there are signs that Canadian organizations are stealthily...

September 6th, 2016 Gary Hilson

SAP HANA pushes data warehousing to the cloud

The digital enterprise is a real-time entity, but traditional data warehousing in its early days was not a real-time affair....

August 31st, 2016 Gary Hilson

Data centre capacity continues to shift to commercial providers

Demand for data centre space is growing, but there are actually fewer in Canada, according to a recent IDC report....

August 30th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Early blockchain player looks to expand platform

A group of developers who came up with a blockchain protocol known as Syscoin in 2014 are looking at expanding...

August 26th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Is Runtime Application Self-Protection the key ingredient for more secure software development?

One the challenges of embracing agile development and taking a DevOps approach to IT is incorporating security in such a...

August 25th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Redknee’s strategic review follows major shareholder’s push for sale

Redknee Solutions Inc. is looking at its options. At the top of the week, the Mississauga, Ontario-based provider of real-time...

August 24th, 2016 Gary Hilson
Gavel in court

Tech-savvy legal firms putting pressure on cloud providers

The legal sector has traditionally lagged when it comes to IT adoption, but cost pressures, coupled with stagnant growth in the profession...

August 22nd, 2016 Gary Hilson

Complex legacy systems leave airlines ripe for security turbulence

The recent disruption that left American airspace momentarily without a single Delta Air Lines jet was not the result of...

August 19th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Why innovative fintech requires scalable regulatory support

You have to have been hiding in a bunker not to have heard of “fintech" -- but have you heard of...

August 19th, 2016 Gary Hilson