Data centre capacity continues to shift to commercial providers

Demand for data centre space is growing, but there are actually fewer in Canada, according to a recent IDC report....

August 30th, 2016 Gary Hilson


Early blockchain player looks to expand platform

A group of developers who came up with a blockchain protocol known as Syscoin in 2014 are looking at expanding...

August 26th, 2016 Gary Hilson


Canadian enterprises aren’t prepared for digital transformation: IDC

While Canadian organizations have clued in that digital transformation can be the key for future business success, many firms still...

August 15th, 2016 Ryan Patrick


What are the enterprise benefits of Microsoft’s Canadian cloud?

Microsoft Corp.’s opening of two data centres in Canada are expected to fuel an uptick in adoption of its cloud...

May 26th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Nigel Wallis, Research Director, IoT and Vertical Markets

IDC Directions and Canadian CIO Symposium: Canadian business models should shift to reap IoT rewards

Canadian businesses are poised for wider Internet of Things (IoT) adoption -- but must first reshape parts of their operations...

May 6th, 2016 Christine Wong

Gavel in court

FBI vs. Apple: how legislation struggles to keep pace with technology

In the end, the FBI didn’t need Apple’s help in unlocking an encrypted iPhone 5c as part of its investigation...

April 4th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Light Bulbs - 1 Lit

The age of digital transformation is here, but are Canadian businesses ready?

Ready or not, Canadian businesses: the age of digital transformation (DX) is upon us. Those that already understand this reality...

April 1st, 2016 Ryan Patrick

BYOD Graphic

Is a BYOD strategy best for business?

For Iftekhar Khan, the growing trend of "bring your own device" isn't changing his mind when it comes to IT...

March 22nd, 2016 Ryan Patrick


Dell, EMC combination needs to offer product roadmap clarity for CIOs

When the news broke on Thanksgiving Monday that Dell was buying EMC, with the merger being touted as one of...

November 8th, 2015 Gary Hilson