Ontario hires new Chief Digital Officer

The Ontario government is bolstering its digital profile with its latest hire. The province announced on Mar. 27 that it...

March 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Is Canadian innovation in ICT an oxymoron?

The Canadian Federal government is emphasizing support for innovation as a big theme in its second federal budget that is...

March 6th, 2017 Yogi Schulz

New smartphone-connected stethoscope unveiled in Canada

It took 200 years, but the stethoscope is finally getting an upgrade, with a new smart stethoscope being introduced to...

December 13th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

Ontario adopts new open government initiatives

Ontario has implemented three new initiatives that it says will strengthen transparency, increase public engagement, and boost accessibility across government....

December 12th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

Canadian government to make importing talent easier with Global Skills Strategy

MISSISSAUGA - The Canadian government is making good on its promise to make it easier for companies to bring in...

November 30th, 2016 Alex Radu

hospital, doctor, nurse, health care

It may be 2016, but it’s still Y2K for many hospitals in Ontario and the eHealth Impact

It was the mid-nineties and the Blue Jays had just won a World Series…twice, Ross loved Rachel, reality television wasn’t...

April 19th, 2016 Aaron Blair

Improving the State of Affairs With Analytics

Improving the State of Affairs With Analytics

Public sector organizations of all types and sizes generate and encounter an unprecedented amount of data coming at them from...

April 10th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Mission: Possible! Your cognitive future in government

Mission: Possible! Your cognitive future in government

Cognitive-based systems can build knowledge, understand natural language and provide confidence-weighted responses. And these systems can quickly find the proverbial...

March 8th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

Taking security to cloud

Cloud computing and government security considerations

In the 1990's, the Clinton administration ordered that there be an airgap between all government cloud computing and the actual...

February 11th, 2016 Robert Cordray