ICT skills shortage set to worsen as pipeline slows down and workers retire

Despite the looming threat of recession, Canada still has a skills shortage in the digital economy, according to the Information...

July 30th, 2015 Gary Hilson


Delete with confidence: The policies needed to support enterprise data growth

Data is growing exponentially in every organization, but large school systems at the primary and secondary levels face their own...

July 7th, 2015 Gary Hilson


The IoT is pulling IT and engineering skills together in a highly-sought after combination

A shortage of IT skills in large enterprises is an age-old lament; the Internet of Things (IoT) is giving it...

July 5th, 2015 Gary Hilson

Chromebooks Canada IT departments

Gartner reveals the cloud computing caveat to a Chromebook sales surge

Google’s Chromebooks are doing well in the education sector, but still need to gain more traction in the enterprise, said...

May 25th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Technical writing and blogging

How writing has benefited me as an IT professional

On celebrating my third month of blogging, I would like to share with you what beginning to write has done...

May 19th, 2015 Tamer Marzouk

technology used in education

RED Academy seeks to plug rising tech skills gap

A Vancouver-based technical training academy is hoping to help bridge the skills gap in the technology industry when it opens...

May 5th, 2015 Hibah Ahmed

technology used in education

Homogeneous is good if it’s milk, bad if it’s innovation

We want to be the best. Who doesn't? If we just wanted to be good, no organization would need a strategic IT leader. They could...

February 19th, 2015 Kevin Pashuk

B.C. provider starts fixed LTE-based broadband service

New B.C. student information systems in controversy

When the British Columbia government announced a multi-million dollar 12-year contract with Fujitsu Consulting (Canada) Inc. last November to develop...

June 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Feature Security Privacy  3

How to get into the cloud – and protect your data

It may look to some people as if there's no negotiating room when entering into agreements with cloud service providers,...

May 19th, 2014 Andrew Brooks