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Ontario attacked for IT outsourcing

Outsourcing can be a sticky issue, particularly when it involves government. Which explains why the Ontario NDP launched an attack...

October 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon


HP expands BI consulting services

As organizations accumulate tens of gigabytes and more of data, they may feel they don’t have the resources to craft...

August 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Tata CTO sees room for increased Canadian partnerships

For years Canada has had a vigorous – if sometimes cash-starved – IT startup community that grows and shrinks with...

June 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon


KPMG announces new enterprise app incubator

It's a truism that the era of Big Data has added huge challenges for enterprises seeking to unlock the value...

May 30th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


French IT group bases North American arm in Montréal

French IT services, consulting and engineering giant Groupe Astek has announced that it plans to establish its North American headquarters...

May 14th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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The friendly co-pilot: After the ink has dried, part 3

Just because you’ve outsourced your IT doesn’t mean everything falls on the shoulders of your partner. As I wrote in...

April 11th, 2014 Graham J. McFarlane

The friendly co-pilot

You are a member of the leadership team of your IT organization, or perhaps are the CIO or the boss...

December 16th, 2013 Graham J. McFarlane

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Philippine BPO industry unscathed by Haiyan: Gartner

Deaths attributed to Typhoon Haiyan have gone up to 5,200 and destruction to property is estimated at around $212 million...

November 22nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Client-centric IT: The roles that matter (Part 1)

For the past 15 to 20 years, the IT organization’s fundamental role was to be operationally efficient. It started with...

October 1st, 2013 Bruce Stewart