Ottawa firm’s solution helps protect EMC RecoverPoint

The cloud’s many benefits include not being on-premise. In theory that should make it an ideal place for enterprises to store data off site. In practice, however, the cloud also sparks privacy and

Published on: September 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon

How to get into the cloud – and protect your data

It may look to some people as if there's no negotiating room when entering into agreements with cloud service providers, especially when it comes to protecting sensitive data that may pass through the

Published on: May 19th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Microsoft unveils “enterprise completers” for hybrid cloud computing

With the hybrid cloud model making huge strides in enterprise computing, Microsoft is hoping that a new package of tools and services will help hook up enterprise operations to hybrid cloud environments. At

Published on: May 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

CA unifies data protection for mixed environments

With the proliferation of mixed virtual, physical and cloud environments, data protection and recovery have become much more complex and difficult to manage. But CA Technologies is hoping that its latest release can

Published on: May 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Symantec unveils new intelligence-focused approach to security

Symantec Corp. is launching a slate of new security solutions for the enterprise, focused on an approach that shows IT staff only the most dangerous attacks headed their way – and letting them

Published on: May 5th, 2014 Candice So

IT error leading cause of network downtime: Avaya

Majority of companies in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom blame IT personnel error for bulk of their network downtime according to a poll released by business communication gear provider Avaya

Published on: March 10th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

How IT staff cheat on DR tests

There’s no sense in having a disaster recovery plan if it isn’t tested regularly – otherwise how will you know if your staff is on top of procedures, or if your procedures and

Published on: January 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Be prepared: Keeping your Android alive when things get complicated

You know that good old Boy Scouts motto, “Be Prepared”? Well, it’s pretty good advice no matter who you are, especially in the wake of some of the weather incidents we’ve seen across

Published on: December 30th, 2013 Sean Carruthers

Yahoo still fixing email problems

A week after its email service went down Yahoo Inc. says it is still working to get service back up to 100 per cent. “As part of the restoration process, some timestamps may

Published on: December 16th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano