Articles By Shane Schick

Amazon WorkMail CIOs Canada

The surprisingly strong business case for CIOs to try Amazon WorkMail

At this point, I’m half-expecting Amazon to introduce its own word processor too. The world’s biggest online merchant -- and...

January 28th, 2015 Shane Schick
Top Social CIOs 2015 Canada Vala Afshar

5 Canadian top social CIOs Vala Afshar may have missed

There was a time, not very long ago, where it would have been hard for someone like Vala Afshar to...

January 28th, 2015 Shane Schick
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Cisco security researcher: CSOs should beware hacker/state-sponsored collusion

Canadian CSOs who are already struggling to fend off a multitude of IT security threats may soon face an even...

January 22nd, 2015 Shane Schick
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The symbol Forrester uses to describe CIO-CMO relations in 2015 says it all

Last year we charted their ups and downs, their good times and bad times, and wondered if there was any...

January 14th, 2015 Shane Schick
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Mastercard vs. Nike is just the opening salvo in the fight for IT security talent

What’s more important: the loss or theft of information about running shoe purchases, or the credit card details involved in...

January 13th, 2015 Shane Schick
CES 2015 CIOs Canada

5 ways CES 2015 could inspire a CIO’s strategic thinking

If there’s anything that makes me want to press the “mute” button on Twitter, it’s the Consumer Electronics Showcase, otherwise...

January 6th, 2015 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