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Canada needs 182,000 people to fill these IT positions by 2019

Due to skills mismatch, demand-supply imbalances, an aging workforce and other factors, Canada is headed for a major technology talent shortage...

July 8th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano


Federal budget leaves IT sector players wanting more

The 2015 federal budget delivered by Finance Minister Joe Oliver got a somewhat tepid reaction from observers in the technology...

April 21st, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano


AWS-3 spectrum auction rules to favour small wireless players

The Government of Canada today took steps to streamline its next spectrum auction and introduced some mechanisms that would provide...

July 7th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Laptop with health records of 620,000 Albertans stolen

Almost four months after the incident, Albertans are just finding out that a laptop containing the health records of 620,000...

January 23rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


CRTC rolls out municipal access agreement model

For carriers and cities alike, the process of coordinating telecom projects within municipal jurisdiction can be a daunting task. Consider...

November 21st, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

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Regulators urged to probe ethics of Bell’s ‘data grab’

Provincial and federal regulators need to examine the ethics around the sort of wide-ranging data collection that Bell Canada intends...

October 22nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano