ITAC CEO Robert Watson speaks to member representatives and the media at the organization's inaugural Internet of Things forum on Nov. 29.
ITAC CEO Robert Watson speaks to member representatives and the media at the organization's inaugural Internet of Things forum on Nov. 29.


FEATURE predictions, crystal ball THINKSTOCK

Forrester’s top CIO predictions for 2017: Customer demand pushes firms to adopt AI, IoT

CIOs will have a need for speed in 2017. Based on a handful of predictions published in one of Forrester’s...

November 22nd, 2016 Lindsey Peacock

IOT opportunities

Time is of the essence to capitalize on the Internet of Things

The window for Canadian businesses to gain a competitive edge by adopting the Internet of Things (IoT) is closing quickly....

November 17th, 2016 Cindy Baker

Security Pad, cyber security, IT

Top 10 strategic technology trends for 2017

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning will increasingly be embedded into everyday things such as appliances, speakers and hospital equipment....

November 11th, 2016 Gartner

“Things” are taking  over the internet

“Things” are taking over the internet

Mobile applications are becoming more and more important, especially after the Internet of Things disrupted not only enterprises, but the...

October 12th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

DDoS Attack Brick Wall

How the ‘Internet of unpatchable things’ leads to DDoS attacks

For at least the past year there have been repeated warning to makers of Internet-connected devices about the insecurity of...

October 11th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Feature John Chen BlackBerry CEO

BlackBerry to stop designing, making its own devices – focus pivots to software

BlackBerry Ltd. will exit the hardware business internally and leave development of future smartphones to its partners, according to BlackBerry...

September 28th, 2016 Brian Jackson

security and privacy issues

Security framework released for industrial Internet of Things

Security experts have warned for some time that the so-called Internet of Things opens many vulnerabilities when interconnecting industrial devices...

September 21st, 2016 Howard Solomon

DDoS Attack Brick Wall

Rio Games faced olympic-sized DDoS attacks

Major public events with an online presence -- like political or IT conventions and sports championships -- can be targets...

September 1st, 2016 Howard Solomon

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AoE: The AI of everything, Part Two

In my last blog about AoE we introduced several topics to demonstrate AI’s impact including the size of the financial services...

August 18th, 2016 Stephen Ibaraki