From left: Grounds, Masterson and Garcia

CIOs describe the ‘perfect storms’ that drove them to cloud computing

The potential benefits of cloud computing have been debated in Canada and elsewhere for years now, but a panel of...

October 6th, 2015 Shane Schick


Microsoft picks up CRM expertise through Canadian acquisition

Microsoft Corp. has snapped up a Saskatchewan company to incorporate its core technology into its Dynamic CRM. The software giant...

October 2nd, 2015 Gary Hilson


Where BlackBerry went wrong, and where it is headed next

John Chen spoke with Rich Karlgaard about BlackBerry’s turnaround. Chen said he turned down the CEO position three times before...

September 20th, 2015 Chris Lau


Microsoft’s assistant general counsel gives his verdict on moving the cloud

Enterprises looking for a cloud provider face an embarrassment of riches as there are so many options to choose from....

September 18th, 2015 Gary Hilson

John Thompson & Marc Benioff

Microsoft – Salesforce partnership delivers new features in Office, Outlook

SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella took the stage to demo Office products at's Dreamforce conference on Wednesday,...

September 17th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Microsoft Surface table with Windows 8 Pro

Microsoft’s Dell deal heralds stronger Surface enterprise push

The enterprise push that Microsoft announced for its Surface Pro 3 targets the device at large enterprises. It has the potential to...

September 16th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Cloud Safe

Microsoft buys into cloud security broker market with Adallom

Microsoft has acquired cloud security firm Adallom for an unspecified amount, further bolstering its security offerings for Office 365. Adallom...

September 10th, 2015 Danny Bradbury