Howard Solomon, journatisltm technology

How Howard Solomon changed the Canadian IT industry

Most of the thousands of Canadian IT people who have been reading and enjoying Howard Solomon’s stories for the last...

December 5th, 2014 Shane Schick

Survey uncovers c-suite deficiency in analytics, cloud

Survey uncovers c-suite deficiency in analytics, cloud

An alarmingly low number of executives and employees in Canadian firms are proficienct in key technologies that will figure in the...

November 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Three reasons why executives find IT to be such an enigma

IT still plagues too many businesses as an enigma. Here’s how you can solve that.

Over the course of my career as an IT professional, I have come across more frustrated business users and executives...

November 20th, 2014 Fariba Anderson

IT, labor, jobs

Canada’s IT labour shortage: Challenges and opportunities

The productivity gap in Canada is widening. At the same time, the Canadian IT market is experiencing increased demand, yet...

July 31st, 2014 Brian Clendenin


11 ways project managers can manage expectations

Knowing how to manage expectations is essential for project managers especially when faced with constant project changes, scope creep and...

February 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

cloud computing, cloud nfrastructure, cloud services, IT

Five IT predictions for 2014 from CA Technologies

A mounting IT skills crisis due to big data demands, an insatiable appetite for apps in the enterprise and increasing...

December 20th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

cloud computing

Cloud Factory conference: beyond the buzz word

I recently spoke with the CEO of the Canadian Cloud Council, Robert Hart, to get his perspective on The Cloud...

December 19th, 2013 Brian Clendenin

Leadership 250pxl

The top 3 priorities of Canadian CIOs, CEOs

Canadian companies increased their tech spending this year with the hopes of improving IT security and cutting overhead costs, according...

November 27th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


Careers built on obstructing users are coming to an end

Did you see the Dilbert cartoon for August 24? As with most of us, I’ve laughed along with Mordac, the...

August 28th, 2013 Bruce Stewart