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BlackBerry

Where BlackBerry went wrong, and where it is headed next

09/03/2015

John Chen spoke with Rich Karlgaard about BlackBerry’s turnaround. Chen said he turned down the CEO position three times before finally accepting

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IT’s island mentality has got to go

When I started my new role as CIO at a large college, I spent time meeting with other executives in...

September 2nd, 2015 Kevin Pashuk
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Using analytics in auditing big data

Big data is defined by the large amounts of structured and unstructured data from multiple sources. Auditing big data is...

September 2nd, 2015 Tamer Marzouk
Mobile Security

Why security has to utilize the cloud and mobility

With only a credit card and the promise of business benefit (without IT involvement), today’s organizations are moving towards the...

August 30th, 2015 Bjorn Gudehus
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The ins and outs of cloud service level agreements

Are you concerned about managing cloud service level agreements (SLAs), and what impact they might have on your use of...

August 28th, 2015 Don Sheppard
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Microsoft readies Surface Pro 4

Microsoft may seem like it is focused only on rolling out Windows 10, but the company’s efforts in moving forward...

August 27th, 2015 Chris Lau
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John Morton talks needed 2020 skills, enterprise architecture, Windows 10

I had a chance to talk with John Morton, advisor to the Federation of Enterprise Architecture Professional Organizations (FEAPO) and director...

August 24th, 2015 Stephen Ibaraki
Business-Intelligence

How advanced BI tools are delivering self-service analytics

The business intelligence (BI) and analytics market is shifting away from fairly centralized IT-led initiatives to more decentralized business-led initiatives....

August 24th, 2015 Yogi Schulz
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Windows 10 and public opinion thus far

Launched on July 29th, Windows 10 has been downloaded over 15 million times. From a flexible and open operating system,...

August 21st, 2015 Robert Cordray
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On the rise: Security as a business enabler

Security remains top of mind for organizations across Canada from IT leaders all the way up to the executive boardroom....

August 18th, 2015 Brian Clendenin