Articles By Shane Schick

wearable technology Canada

The ‘wearable-first’ approach that CIOs may never embrace

If they can wear IT, will they come? That's the question the technology industry faces in 2015, and the answer...

December 19th, 2014 Shane Schick
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Portraits of our CIO of the Year winners, including Corinne Charette

Awards ceremonies tend to go longer than expected, but in Corinne Charette's case, there were only minutes left for her to...

December 18th, 2014 Shane Schick
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Where the Angry Birds of enterprise apps should land first

ITWC has a long tradition of making predictions about the technology trends for the coming year, but this time we...

December 17th, 2014 Shane Schick
BlackBerry Classic CIOs

How CIOs could make the ‘BlackBerry Classic’ strategy their own

John Chen is not a CIO, but when he took over BlackBerry he faced a situation that many of his...

December 17th, 2014 Shane Schick
Conference Board of Canada innovation report 2014

25 Innovation questions the Conference Board of Canada says could shape better decisions

Of all the things that CIOs say they're interested in, innovation remains the most abstract. But this week I saw...

December 16th, 2014 Shane Schick
Santa CIO Internet of Things

Rejoice! An Internet of Things strategy for Santa Claus

This may not be entirely within the Christmas spirit, but when I saw this video clip from a technology magazine...

December 11th, 2014 Shane Schick
Dell Intel evolving workforce study 2014 Canada

Office workers are bang-on in choosing the IT that CIOs will NEVER deploy

I imagine everyone coming into a boardroom for a meeting. Then, someone turns on the projector, and everyone waits a...

December 9th, 2014 Shane Schick
VoIP security Canada

Hold the phone: IT execs are starting to foresee VoIP security issues

As voice-over-IP matures to the point where more businesses see it as a cost-effective and flexible alternative to traditional phone...

December 5th, 2014 Shane Schick
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How Howard Solomon changed the Canadian IT industry

Most of the thousands of Canadian IT people who have been reading and enjoying Howard Solomon’s stories for the last...

December 5th, 2014 Shane Schick
Facebook at Work CIOs Canada

Facebook at Work: The pro and con considerations for CIOs

I don’t care if a company relies heavily on social media for marketing to customers or has invested in tools...

December 2nd, 2014 Shane Schick