Articles By Stephen Ibaraki

CIOs must understand foreign markets

I advise and speak at economic forums, the biannual World Computer Congress and World CIO Forums and consistently hear that paying attention to foreign markets is a priority for IT executives and CEOs.

Published on: July 4th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Increasing ethics training is the answer to cyberthreats

Over 90 per cent of networks are compromised and this can happen in less than 20 minutes when exposed to the Internet. Mobile is the focal point of this trend. With embedded computing,

Published on: July 3rd, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Interview: Andrew Ng, chairman and co-founder of Coursera

There is an impending digital tsunami -- or D-Quake -- that can drive enterprises to destruction if they don't continually update their business model canvas for competitive advantage. They should be dynamically adopting

Published on: June 23rd, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Canadian Imagine Cup finalists announced

The Canadian finalists in Microsoft's annual Imagine Cup contest have been announced,  with two teams coming from Alberta and one from Quebec. The annual contest provides students opportunities to demonstrate real world applications of their IT talent

Published on: April 17th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Interview: CapLinked’s Eric Jackson

Eric Jackson, who headed the marketing team at PayPal and is now CEO and co-founder of CapLinked, a, platform for securely managing business transactions, complex deals and projects in the cloud,  has strong positions

Published on: March 30th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Microsoft researcher wins Turing Award

Leslie Lamport, a principal researcher at Microsoft Research, has won the Association for Computing Machinery's A.M. Turing Award for his pioneering work in advancing the correctness, performance, reliability and consistency of computing systems, the ACM has

Published on: March 25th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Interview: CEA’s Gary Shapiro

Gary Shapiro is CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the U.S. trade association representing more than 2,000 consumer electronics companies, which also produces the world's largest annual innovation tradeshow, the International CES. He made

Published on: March 23rd, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Interview: AMD’s Roy Taylor

Roy Taylor made his fame and fortune commanding the memory market in Europe, taking Nvidia to a fortune company, being a catalyst for and recognizing early stage innovation. Now, as corporate vice-president and head of global channel sales, he's driving

Published on: March 18th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Enterprise insights from experts, part 3

Recently I interviewed three experts who shared their deep insights into the enterprise, including management consultant Elizabeth Southerlan,  an associate for international consulting firm Oliver Wyman. All are noted enterprise experts in strategy,

Published on: March 11th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Enterprise insights from experts, part 2

This is the second of three recent interviews I had with experts who shared their deep insights into the enterprise. All are noted enterprise experts in strategy, enterprise architecture, and transformation and operations improvement.

Published on: March 6th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki