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Discovering clouds and other things

05/03/2016

Discovering and finding things these days seems to be getting harder (perhaps because I keep losing everything!).  Both “clouds” and “things” can

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Google’s Peter Norvig: Machine learning is a critical tool for enterprise success

The rapid application of machine learning is required for enterprise success; the pace of research application and in particular machine...

April 29th, 2016 Stephen Ibaraki
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The Panama Papers: What does this data breach mean for IT and cybersecurity?

The Panama Papers were released by a hacker who broke into the servers of Mossack Fonseca.  So those papers are stolen...

April 27th, 2016 Donna Lindskog
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Thoughts on CIO Peer Forum 2016: practical takeaways, eye-opening insights and at times, just plain riveting

"Results always win.” That was the answer City of Toronto CIO Rob Meikle gave to a pointed question of “how...

April 22nd, 2016 Jim Love
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Shadow IT: good, bad or just ugly?

Shadow IT is the label used to describe IT computing infrastructure, software and external IT services being used by business...

April 21st, 2016 Yogi Schulz
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What does it mean for IT as Intel cuts 12,000 jobs?

Change in the technology sector is not anything new. PC desktop and laptop hardware, still the heart of Intel’s business,...

April 20th, 2016 Chris Lau
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It may be 2016, but it’s still Y2K for many hospitals in Ontario and the eHealth Impact

It was the mid-nineties and the Blue Jays had just won a World Series…twice, Ross loved Rachel, reality television wasn’t...

April 19th, 2016 Aaron Blair
IT leadership and the CIO

Why digital leadership is a team sport

Digital business innovation involves complex scenarios that may involve legal, regulatory and ethical issues. And the issues don’t stop at...

April 14th, 2016 Gartner
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Top performing employees know the value of a mentor: SAP senior vice president

Many successful companies use mentoring to address complex workforce challenges such as improving productivity and retaining top talent. Corporate mentoring...

April 13th, 2016 Brian Clendenin
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Why BlackBerry needs to go “all-in” on Android

A decline in unit sales for BlackBerry hardware devices is forcing CEO John Chen to update the company’s device strategy....

April 12th, 2016 Chris Lau