Cisco to pour $4B into R&D project in Ontario

Here’s a spot of sunshine for what has been a gloomy month for Ontario’s job market. Cisco Systems Inc. today announced it is investing up to $4 billion to build research and development

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 13th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Ontario government in email deletion scandal

One of the enduring myths of computing — at least among IT novices -- is you can never completely erase what’s on a hard drive. There are forensic experts armed with super secret

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 10th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Ontario needs mobile action plan, says university

The government of Ontario should create a a five-year mobile action plan so the province will become a leading mobile jurisdiction, says an art and design institution. In a report issued Wednesday, OCAD

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 17th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Ontario to plunge deeper into outsourcing

Ontario is about to launch two pilot IT outsourcing projects that it hopes will lead the way to significant cost savings as the province tries to keep spending under control. One project is

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 17th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Ontario CIO wants to team with feds on joint data centres

For Ontario’s IT chief, the lack of Canadian-built data centres is theonly thing standing in the way of increased provincial adoption of cloudservices.David Nicholl, corporate chief information officer at the Government ofOntario, said

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 8th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

Need to make a case for Green IT? Find a

It shouldn’t be difficult to make a business case for implementing green IT initiatives, speakers at ITAC’s Executive Forum on Green ICT said Monday. The bigger challenge is in sustaining that momentum, they

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 28th, 2010 Kathleen Sibley

Festival Hydro transforms Stratford into WiFi hotspot

Festival Hydro Services Inc., a distributor of electrical power to the City of Stratford and surrounding communities, is taking advantage of smart meter technology mandated by the Ontario government to transform the city

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 21st, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

How to measure green IT

Green standards have yet to be customized in the Canadian IT industry, according to Patrick Hardy, chief operating officer of Ottawa-based ClimateCHECK. “The term green is applied to a lot, and yet there

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: May 14th, 2008 Lisa Williams

Why big government IT projects fail

Page 1: Create the perfect playing fieldPage 2: Start with a clear understandingReaders write back:On Thursday, May 3, JM of Toronto wrote:Well, it is next to impossible for a person to comment on

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 11th, 2007 Alden Cuddihey