security and privacy issues

Drupal CMS admins cautioned about update problems

The open source Drupal content management platform is among the top free CMS in the world, with an estimated 15...

January 8th, 2016 Howard Solomon

HPE Security Research: Cyber Risk Report 2015

HPE Security Research: Cyber Risk Report 2015

This report provides security information leading to a better understanding of the threat landscape, and resources that can aid in...

January 5th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

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Apple’s open source release receives ‘Swift’ support from developers, IBM

Developers eager for Apple Inc. to open source the Swift development language got an early Christmas gift as the company made...

December 8th, 2015 Gary Hilson

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IBM explains seasonal shopping frenzy with Watson-powered app

As we see the footage of hordes of shoppers barrelling down the aisles of a just-opened store on Black Friday,...

November 30th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Feature Canadian Open Data Experience

Microsoft reaffirms commitment to ‘open’ at GTEC

This week was a timely one for GTEC, the public sector technology event in Ottawa. As Canada ushered in a...

October 22nd, 2015 Danny Bradbury

security and privacy issues

Tool for eBay’s Magneto e-commerce platform has vulnerability

E-commerce has been a savior for many organizations -- particularly SMBs -- because it can allow them to pick a...

October 15th, 2015 Howard Solomon

data, big data, network, code

Pat Finerty interview: Big data analytics with SAS on Hadoop

At this week's SAS Live event in Toronto, we caught up with Pat Finerty, the vice-president of alliances and business...

October 2nd, 2015 Brian Jackson

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3 business challenges faced when adopting big data analytics on an open source platform

As Steve Holder, national practice lead for analytics for SAS Canada explains the points on his "open source integration" slide,...

September 29th, 2015 Brian Jackson

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LinuxCon 2015: A recap in 8 images

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August 24th, 2015 Shane Schick