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Does a falling loonie benefit Canada’s IT industry?

The loonie hasn’t been flying that high of late. Over the last 18 months, the Canadian dollar has seen a...

February 22nd, 2016 Danny Bradbury

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Canadian survey aims to improve data on state of cyber security here

One of the country's biggest IT lobby groups is trying to put hard numbers on the state of cyber security...

December 15th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Ottawa Police Service CIO offers a post-mortem on Web site-crippling DDoS attack

“We'll start by taking OttawaPolice.ca offline, just to annoy them,” the hacker group Aerith posted on Twitter just after 6...

August 7th, 2015 Shane Schick

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Canadian SMEs urged to go digital

For years experts have complained that Canadian small and medium businesses aren’t on the leading edge of adopting technology. As...

October 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Only one cause could bring Canada’s CIOs and vendors together like this

If Canadian companies won’t spend more on IT, the country’s CIOs, vendors and labour market experts are prepared to make...

May 6th, 2014 Shane Schick

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IT industry cautiously optimistic on Ontario budget

Officials at two of the country’s IT lobbying groups have latched on to one part of Ontario’s new budget as...

May 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Canadian research and development spending dropping: Report

Canada’s information and communications technology sector is one of four leading groups in the country expending resources in industrial research...

August 29th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Canadian tech associations sign up for Facebook

Canadian tech associations sign up for Facebook

Canadian IT industry advocacy groups and associations such as the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) and the Canadian Information Processing...

November 19th, 2007 Briony Smith

Real World Linux: Canada lags in Linux adoption

Real World Linux: Canada lags in Linux adoption

Inertia is cited as one of the main reasons why free and open source software (FOSS) has not yet made...

April 14th, 2004 Rebecca Reid