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Canadian Imagine Cup finalists announced

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article 04/17/2014

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

Microsoft embraces all data

Connectivity is getting lots of attention from Microsoft, and the company wants you to know it. On its blog, it views the Internet of Things (“IoT”) as connecting everything from devices to cloud to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 16th, 2014 Chris Lau

IT in Canada’s post-secondary system key to economic impact

Colleges in Canada were created to broaden access to post-secondary education, and their economic value has proven itself again and again. In British Columbia the numbers are in for 2014 and they are

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 15th, 2014 Dave O'Leary

Android’s heart bleeds

I had planned to take a closer look at Google Chromecast (and some of the alternatives), but something happened on the way to the word processor: the Heartbleed bug was splashed across the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 14th, 2014 Sean Carruthers

The friendly co-pilot: After the ink has dried, part 3

Just because you’ve outsourced your IT doesn’t mean everything falls on the shoulders of your partner. As I wrote in the first two parts of this series on helping a client with an IT

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 11th, 2014 Graham J. McFarlane

Why you need visual analytics

If you’re struggling to make sense of the flood of data streaming into your organization, improving data management processes and applying visual analytics software are the solution to squeezing business value from it.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 9th, 2014 Yogi Schulz

The friendly co-pilot: After the ink has dried, part 2

Just because you've outsourced your IT doesn't mean everything falls on the shoulders of your partner. As I wrote in the first part of this series on helping a client with an IT outsourcing

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 8th, 2014 Graham J. McFarlane

Key takeaways on BlackBerry’s last quarter

There is more work that is ahead for BlackBerry, but the good news for enterprise IT is better mobile device support. Not only is BlackBerry consolidating older (pre -BB10) support on BlackBerry Enterprise

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 7th, 2014 Chris Lau

The strategic CIO

Even though there’s a “C” in their titles, chief information officers frequently complain they don’t get the same respect as other executives. Perhaps this is with good reason:  CIO is one of the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 4th, 2014 Jim Love

‘Hi, I’m from IT…’

In far too many organizations, walking into a meeting where no one knows you and saying "Hi, I'm from IT..." doesn't exactly make friends. Oh, if something's broken, and you're there to fix

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Bruce Stewart