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SIDEBAR: Ontario effort among the worst a project manager has ever seen

The Ontario's troubled SAMS information management system is "absolutely among the worst" examples of poor project management one expert says...

December 10th, 2015 Howard Solomon

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Ontario welfare workers’ woes with computer system continues

Ontario workers, who have been enduring the chaos caused by a province’s problem-plagued multi-million social assistance computer system, say a...

April 2nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Smart meters, flawed implementation

The scathing report by Ontario’s auditor general that the province’s program to install hydro smart meters in some 4.8 million...

December 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Ontario attacked for IT outsourcing

Outsourcing can be a sticky issue, particularly when it involves government. Which explains why the Ontario NDP launched an attack...

October 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Ontario county moxie helps lure a telecom consultant

Local counties and regions across the country that have invested in broadband often have case studies for boasting how they...

July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Ontario needs more advanced computing resources: Report

Ontario researchers don't have the advanced computing resources they need, says a report commissioned by team looking into the future...

July 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Exit interview: Ontario privacy commissioner Ann Cavoukian

In the 15 years that Ann Cavoukian has been the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner, the very definition of privacy...

June 26th, 2014 Brian Jackson

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Ontario privacy czar calls for more government accountability

The federal government and the country's electronic spy agency, the Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC), must do more to answer questions...

June 19th, 2014 Brian Jackson

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IT industry cautiously optimistic on Ontario budget

Officials at two of the country’s IT lobbying groups have latched on to one part of Ontario’s new budget as...

May 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon