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10 challenges facing IT leaders in a startup

As an IT leader appointed to manage in various contexts and environments, I had to face multiple concurrent challenges and...

October 24th, 2016 Tamer Marzouk

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Calvin Gotlieb, Canadian computing pioneer

Calvin C. (Kelly) Gotlieb, a founder of the Canadian Information Processing Society (CIPS) and a pioneer of computing in this...

October 24th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Better trained people, not technology, will improve cyber security, SecTor told

Looking back over his 18 years in the cyber security industry Chris Pogue sees nothing to boast about. “Arguably we...

October 20th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Gisèle Yasmeen, Senior Fellow UBC Institute of Asian Research

Computing is at the foundation for all domains such as science, business, government, education, media, non-profits, society and consumers. It...

March 9th, 2016 Stephen Ibaraki

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Shadow IT takes the pressure off the CIO

Many pundits appear to believe that even small amounts of Shadow IT is a recipe for chaos that ensures poor...

February 26th, 2016 Yogi Schulz

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6 CIO responsibilities for digital business

How clearly defined are your responsibilities for digital business? Are you the a) champion; b) influencer; c) facilitator of digital...

February 17th, 2016 Gartner

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CIOs need to be ready for digital transformation in 2016, says IDC

A digital revolution is upon us, according to IDC. And while that doesn’t sound like much of an original forecast...

January 19th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Generalist versus specialist IT professionals

Zone to Win – a new book from Geoffrey Moore

A new management book by Geoffrey Moore was published Nov. 3.  It is called “Zone to Win – Organizing to Compete...

December 4th, 2015 Don Sheppard

IT leadership and the CIO

A prescription for healthy innovation

Technology has always been a great disruptive factor. Today technology is being adopted at accelerated speeds and therefore innovation needs...

October 27th, 2015 Sherif Sheta