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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 greater challenge: the possibility that...

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The single most important question CIOs need to answer

I have a theory. OK, I have many theories but today’s theory has to do with a medical mystery. I believe there is a very...

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Avaya, VMware ‘big friends’ on hybrid cloud

CANCUN, MEX. – Avaya has added to its “Big Friends” vendor partnership strategy by adding VMware; announced at its Avaya Executive Partner Forum. Late last...

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Bell, Videotron mobile TV decision: No Internet fast and slow lanes says CRTC

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission’s (CRTC) most recent application of its net neutrality rules was exhibited last week when the watchdog ruled on the...

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Three reasons why executives find IT to be such an enigma

Jumpstart your Windows Server 2012 migration with these 10 steps

Microsoft estimates that as many as 10 million Windows Server 2003 deployments are still active even as the company’s July 14 end of support deadline...

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IT admins can now manage Chromebooks with Dell Kace K1000  

Dell Inc., has released a new version of its Kace K1000 systems management appliance which allows IT admins to manage a wider range of connected...

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Canadian banks targeted by new Zeus malware variant

American financial institutions have been the targets of a number of malware attacks in the past 12 months. Now hackers are turning their eyes on...

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Cisco’s Chief Security and Trust Officer: ‘all hands on deck’

“Cybersecurity in any organization, no matter what the purposes, needs everyone’s involvement.” – John N. Stewart, SVP and Chief Security and Trust Officer at Cisco...

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Is dirty power cleaning you out?

Typically IT departments prepare their systems for situations such as power failures brought about by area-wide shutdowns caused by inclement weather or disasters. However, not...

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Warning: Ghost bug in Linux servers

Linux server users are scrambling to plug a hole in the GNU C Library that a vendor says allows attackers to remotely take control of...

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Boosting collaboration amidst budget reductions

A recent report from IDC predicts that Canadian businesses and government will cut $415 million from ICT spending this year, which may drive greater adoption...

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Improving customer experiences, CIO-Style

Cable companies who change your first name to expletives on customer correspondence, banks who call you a slut in their mail-outs, and junk mail sent...

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CIO leadership fundamentals: Strategy comes first

In an attempt to provide more direct insights into the world of the CIO from a layman’s perspective, here is the initial blog in a...

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