Anik G1 launch successful

The latest addition to Telsat Canada’s communications satellite fleet was launched successfully this week.The Anik G1 rocketed into orbit above the Earth Monday with a payload of 16 transponders operating the extended Ku-band

Published on: April 18th, 2013

iPad security and the cloud

I was at the airport, standing in line, when I struck up a conversation with a traveler about his iPhone. He discussed its features with me and its ability to harness the internet

Published on: February 10th, 2011 gregory machler

YEAR IN REVIEW: August 2010

IBM Canada’s E.X.I.T.E. Technology camp for girls celebrated its 10th anniversary of showing 11 to 13 year olds that science is fun and exciting.  The vice-president of a Vancouver-based mobile development shop said

Published on: December 23rd, 2010 ComputerWorld Canada staff

RIM denies reports that Indian official snooped for it

Research In Motion Ltd. denied reports in Indian media that it had received information from an Indian government official questioned by police Monday during an investigation into the leaking of information to telecommunications

Published on: November 24th, 2010 John Ribeiro

Unified communications can’t match Twitter: Gartner

SYDNEY -- Unified communications lacks a clear business case and can not compete with consumer-driven technology, Gartner has warned.Speaking during a debate on unified communications at the recent Gartner Symposium in Australia, analyst,

Published on: November 23rd, 2010 lisa banks

Avaya downplays the device with Flare

Avaya Inc. on Wednesday said the future of enterprise communication isn’tabout specific smart phones or tablets, but rather the tools and services thatare brought to the device.Speaking at the first ever Avaya Evolutions

Published on: November 3rd, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

Cisco starting to deploy IPv6

FRAMINGHAM, Mass - Cisco Systems Inc. has quietly begun serving up content from its main Web site that supports IPv6, the long-anticipated upgrade to the Internet's main IPv4 communications protocol.The move is significant given that

Published on: September 29th, 2010 Carolyn Duffy Marsan

Canadians are

A global survey on collaboration technologies, conducted by New York City-based Kelton Research for technology services provider Avanade Inc., reveals which tools are most widely used and which ones are considered essential for

Published on: June 10th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Perfect Purchase Cycle: Unified Communications

During the economic downturn, many organizations held onto their old technology as long as they could. But now, aside from facing regulatory and internal audit requirements, employees are overloaded. They don't want disparate

Published on: May 27th, 2010 Vawn Himmelsbach