Manufacturers must move to service-oriented business models, leverage IoT: Cisco

Technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT) can help manufacturers become more service-oriented, according to a new Cisco Systems study,...

November 18th, 2015 Gary Hilson

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The CIO’s role in closing Canada’s big data talent gap

Even as they try to figure out how much unstructured information they’ll need to sift through to solve future problems,...

November 11th, 2015 Shane Schick


IBM’s transition progresses, driven by acquisitions strategy

Over the last three months, IBM continued its turnaround. Business is improving in cloud, analytics, social, mobile, and security. Unsurprisingly,...

October 26th, 2015 Chris Lau

Big data in healthcare

Healthy spending on big data will personalize medical care and improve hospital efficiency

Spending on big data in the healthcare sector can be described as… well, healthy. This, according to a recent report released...

October 23rd, 2015 Gary Hilson

Big data success

Is big data success eluding you?

Some organizations seem to think that big data can only produce big business benefits if it’s delivered by way of...

October 14th, 2015 Yogi Schulz

Sea of big data

Big data vendors look to simplify tools and processes for average enterprise user

The trick to a successful big data initiative is to start small and scale, as vendors release tools to help...

September 30th, 2015 Gary Hilson


IBM provides insight at its business analytics conference

IBM provided updates to its new initiatives at its business analytics conference on September 16th. The company focused primarily on...

September 22nd, 2015 Chris Lau


Symphony’s secure enterprise messaging platform has backing from Wall Street

New York, NY - Could Symphony be the future of enterprise communication? The company sure hopes so. The self-proclaimed startup,...

September 17th, 2015 Dave Yin