Roundup: Gartner Symposium and IT Expo 2014

I attended the Gartner Symposium and IT Expo in Orlando last week. We did a daily summary of the event (links posted below) and I think I captured what stood out for me.

Published on: October 16th, 2014 Jim Love

Video: Inside Windows 10 preview

ORLANDO --  It took some negotiations with the powers that be, but we've been allowed to release this very early demo of the Windows 10 technical preview, which Microsoft is showing here at the

Published on: October 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry: Security and management are “not about the handset”

ORLANDO -- It's difficult for some to believe that BlackBerry was once the dominant smartphone in the world. In the parlance of another era, it "led the life of Riley." If you are

Published on: October 8th, 2014 Jim Love

#FollowFriday: What will Canada’s top federal CIO say?

Next month public sector IT executives will be gathering as usual for the GTEC conference and exhibition in Ottawa, and this week it was confirmed that the chief information officer at Treasury Board

Published on: September 12th, 2014 Shane Schick

How to minimize the impact of market volatility on enterprise mobility management

The influx of consumer technology into the enterprise and the trend toward bring your own device (BYOD) have brought to light the conflict between the IT organization and the enterprise's end users. Many

Published on: April 10th, 2014 Chris Silva

Storage growth to remain slow: Gartner

For the last few years companies have been holding back on buying storage system due to economic uncertainty, but enterprise organizations are slowly opening their wallets again, according to a recent report from

Published on: March 19th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Will Big Data Deliver on its Hype?

The public listing of Twitter on the market will be a moment of triumph for the technology sector and financial backers in the company. For technology, it will drive a need to mine

Published on: October 29th, 2013 Chris Lau

Why Canadian, U.S. CIOs are leaving the government

IT leaders in Canadian and United States government departments are leaving the public sector much earlier than they did in previous years, according to a report released by Gartner Research. By contrast, chief

Published on: August 26th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Hold on to your big data experts: Gartner

Big data will be a big headache soon for IT departments, but not in the way you might think. A Canadian-based Gartner executive told a Toronto audience Wednesday that demand for specialists who

Published on: February 6th, 2013 Howard Solomon