Gavel in court

Tech-savvy legal firms putting pressure on cloud providers

The legal sector has traditionally lagged when it comes to IT adoption, but cost pressures, coupled with stagnant growth in the profession...

August 22nd, 2016 Gary Hilson


Organizations look to MSPs to handle complexity, reduce downtime

Managed service providers (MSPs) have solidified themselves as a viable outsourcing option for Canadian organizations, but there are still laggards,...

July 29th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Tony Summerlin of the Federal Communications Commission

Advice to CIOs: Be fast, decisive and carry cable cutters

Patience is not one of Tony Summerlin's strong suits. Nor, he suggests, should it be in the toolkit of a...

June 29th, 2016 Howard Solomon

The IoT-enabled, Telus Fleet Tracker solution

Report: Only half of Canadian businesses are getting hooked on IoT, but those that do see an ROI

Businesses that dip a toe into the water of the Internet of Things (IoT) are likely to take a second...

May 4th, 2016 Gary Hilson

U.S. Buyers Rank IBM, Cisco, HP, AT&T, and Google as Likely Most Effecitve Top 5 Providers in Delivering Iaas

U.S. Buyers Rank IBM, Cisco, HP, AT&T, and Google as Likely Most Effecitve Top 5 Providers in Delivering Iaas

The range of players competing in the market for providing cloud services are using a broad set of different types...

April 10th, 2016 IT World Canada Team


How ‘cultural fit’ contributes to Collins Barrow’s IT outsourcing strategy

CentriLogic, which last year expanded its footprint with a new facility in the Greater Toronto Area and an acquisition, has...

April 8th, 2016 Gary Hilson


A Cautionary Shadow IT Tale

It was a dark and a potentially stormy meeting. An outwardly upbeat vice president with a cheery face was maneuvering...

April 1st, 2016 Yogi Schulz


Professional Engineers of Ontario opt for a single provider as part of IT transformation

It was a case of having lots of vendors but a lack of support for its entire technology stack that...

March 7th, 2016 Gary Hilson


Letting go of WiFi control gives IT to enhance mobile productivity and customer experience

There’s plenty of talk about how companies such as Uber, Netflix and Airbnb are disrupting traditional business models, and similar...

February 26th, 2016 Gary Hilson