CANARIE takes part in breakthrough 100 Gbps transmission

Together with a series of networking partners, researchers at Canada’s CANARIE network have announced that it achieved a transmission rate of 100 Gbps for a demonstration transmission between the Large Hadron Collider at

Published on: May 20th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Feds reverse approach, defend CRTC in legal battle with telcos

It's not often that a government reverses course, but the Harper government has apparently done so in the continuing legal wrangling over the federal government’s enforcement of its new consumer wireless code. In

Published on: May 8th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

The City of Ottawa Drives Print Savings with Managed Print Services

The City of Ottawa’s latest Enterprise Print Management Solution (EPMS) represents one of the largest Managed Print Services (MPS) installations ever deployed. The EPMS tracks printing, copying and scanning at both the user

Published on: September 19th, 2013 IT World Canada

Will BlackBerry lobby Ottawa on takeover rules?

BlackBerry Ltd. is reported to have registered to meet with lawmakers in Ottawa to discuss the Investment Canada Act, which governs the rules regarding foreign ownership of Canadian companies. The federal lobbying register

Published on: September 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano


The Huawei-TELUS Innovation Centre for Enterprise Cloud Services on Carleton campus has finally opened. The lab, announced in June, and with a $1.4-million investment from Shenzen China-based Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. and Vancouver-based

Published on: January 19th, 2012 jd speedy

Ottawa turns to hosted utility management solution

For businesses, dealing with city hall can be a bit like stumbling through a maze. That can be compounded on physical infrastructure projects, which not only need municipal approval but also a green

Published on: December 8th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Ontario cities prowl U.S. show for IT investment

  Among the crowd checking out the booths at this week’s Interop IT conference in New York City are two Ontario residents looking for business. Not to buy or sell products, but to

Published on: October 5th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Cisco, Ontario to invest almost half billion in R&D

The Province of Ontario and networking giant Cisco Systems Inc. signed a memorandum of understanding Wednesday, announcing a combined investment of almost a half-billion dollars in research and development facilities.The “massive” investment will

Published on: August 17th, 2011 Dave Webb

Telus, Huawei and Carleton U open enterprise cloud lab

Students at Carleton University in the faculty of engineering and design are going to have a lot more resources at their disposal as of next term. Tony Schultz, vice-president of delivery and service

Published on: June 29th, 2011 jd speedy