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LiFi - Velmenni demo

Forget WiFi – LiFi to transfer data at light speed

If you've ever felt that WiFi speeds just aren't cutting it for your wireless connectivity needs, well there is light...

November 25th, 2015 Brian Jackson
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Lots of vulnerabilities in IoT device Web interfaces: Study

CISOs have lots on their plates but the expansion of the so-called Internet of Things will only add to their...

November 25th, 2015 Howard Solomon

RBC looks past Bitcoin’s flaws to consider blockchain strengths

Could the blockchain be the next technology to rock the financial sector? The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) seems to...

November 25th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Dell sees open, ‘new IT’ as critical to Canada’s competitive advantage

Tom Petty once crooned that the future was wide open. For Dell Inc., the future is about being more open...

November 24th, 2015 Gary Hilson
New zayo network

Zayo will operate Allstream as 3 business units

Boulder, Colo.-based Zayo Group plans to break up its just-acquired Allstream business into three different business groups, according to CEO...

November 24th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Embrace faster memory and storage

Embrace the shift in memory and storage A bit shift is underway for memory chips. Manufacturers are promoting DDR4, which...

November 24th, 2015 Chris Lau
Dell featured 2

Dell admits digital certificate mistake on PCs, provides fix

For years Dell Inc. has been a source of desktops and laptops for organizations who like the company's pricing and...

November 24th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Doodles on cloud, security and big data


November 23rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto
Small Fish Big Fish

Establishing a culture of innovation in the face of disruptive forces

The world of work is changing and organizations need to continually drive innovation to remain competitive. This speaks to re-imagining...

November 23rd, 2015 Brian Clendenin

MTS sells Allstream to U.S.-based Zayo

MTS Inc. is selling off its Allstream Inc. telecom business to Boulder, Colo.-based communications infrastructure firm Zayo Group Holdings Inc.,...

November 23rd, 2015 Brian Jackson
Graphic illustrating data protection

Inside next-gen endpoint detection solutions

There are seemingly an uncountable number of ways cyber attackers can wedge their way onto enterprise networks, but one of...

November 23rd, 2015 Howard Solomon

CentriLogic buys managed IT infrastructure provider to expand Canadian presence, high profile customer base

CentriLogic, which recently unveiled a shiny new data center in Toronto, is expanding its footprint across Canada through an acquisition...

November 23rd, 2015 Gary Hilson
Web vulnerabilities to be stomped out

Some infosec pros need to kick themselves, panel told

Canadian infosec pros aren't doing their jobs if they spend more time on buying technology than implementing simple but effective...

November 20th, 2015 Howard Solomon
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What’s next for IT? It SMACs of a ‘third wave’ of innovation

For more than 20 years there has been talk about the digital economy, the digital society, the digital world and...

November 20th, 2015 Don Sheppard

It’s 2015. Do you know what your SDKs are up to?

Vetting applications on mobile devices, whether enterprise-issued or employee-owned, is a key part of any security strategy, but a startup...

November 20th, 2015 Gary Hilson

Canadian entrepreneur builds virtual private Internet for CIOs

Connecting to online service providers via the public Internet can be slow and insecure, warns IIX. The California-based company, which...

November 20th, 2015 Danny Bradbury
ITWC at COPA 2015 - feature

ITWC recognized with gold & silver wins at Canadian Online Publishing Awards

IT World Canada's (ITWC) staff enjoyed another winning night at the 2015 Canadian Online Publishing Awards, continuing the company's history...

November 20th, 2015 IT World Canada Team
Taking security on cloud

Taking security on cloud

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November 19th, 2015 Wolston Lobo
EY report global trends

Canada adopting analytics faster than US: EY report

Canada is pulling ahead in the race for better analytics, according to a report released this week by EY. The...

November 19th, 2015 Danny Bradbury