New B.C. student information systems in controversy

When the British Columbia government announced a multi-million dollar 12-year contract with Fujitsu Consulting (Canada) Inc. last November to develop a new student records system, it was celebrated as a win for school

Published on: June 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Fujitsu’s X923 cuts UC power consumption

Companies that deploy PCs incorporate phones, headsets and telephony software often incur substantial electricity bills due to their unified communication systems. Computers that go to sleep mode when not in use can save

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

Fujitsu eyeing palm scanners for smart phones

Japanese technology company Fujitsu Ltd. hopes to install palm scanners in smart phones as a means of user authentication. The company first commercialized the use palm scanners back in 2004 as a biometric

Published on: March 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Coming off legacy, one step at a time

Frontline workers at the New Brunswick Motor Vehicle Branch might not notice, but the provincial agency’s IT infrastructure and business processes are midway through a multi-year rebuilding process. Despite the fact that its legacy

Published on: May 21st, 2013 Dave Webb

Fujitsu to build data centre in Regina

Fujitsu Canada is about to start construction of a 35,000 square foot data centre in Regina to offer co-location, managed and cloud services, part of a plan to substantially increase its outsourcing operations

Published on: November 27th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Tour HP and Fujitsu research labs

Our weekly video roundup includes: NETWORK WORLD: HP MONTREAL WIRELESS LAB TOUR A senior HP Canada wireless architect describes an innovative switch partly developed by the company's Montreal wireless lab. With Howard Solomon, Network

Published on: April 10th, 2012 IT World Canada

Fujitsu research lab demos current projects

TOKYO -- The head of Fujitsu's main research division says it is a mistake to cut back on investing in new technologies during hard economic times."As we are working on long-term research, it

Published on: April 9th, 2012 jay alabaster

Fujitsu rolls out to internal staff

Fujitsu has rolled out technology internally to 1,200 of its staff as part of a customer relationship management (CRM) system refresh. So far, around 700 users have been trained and gone live

Published on: September 30th, 2011 anh nguyen

CWC THIS WEEK: WikiBrands and gunning for storage

Our weekly video roundup: IN CONVERSATION Sean Moffitt, president of Agent Wildfire and co-author of WikiBrands: Reinventing Your Company in a Customer-Driven Marketplace, discusses social networking as an engagement tool with ComputerWorld Canada editor

Published on: January 26th, 2011 IT World Canada