Quebec salutes 10th anniversary of SAP lab

MONTREAL -- With a near-certain economic down turn looming, Quebec Premier Jean Charest said increased research and innovation in the IT industry will be crucial for the future economic development of his province.

Published on: April 7th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Security expert lauds Newfoundland’s response to data breach

The province of Newfoundland couldn't have handled a recent data breach any better, according to security expert, Rian Wroblewski. Wroblewski is the director of open source intelligence with New York-based Tony Joseph and

Published on: February 14th, 2008 Lisa Williams

Navteq joins Wavefront

Navteq, a Chicago-based vendor that makes digital map data for vehicle navigation and location-based services, has joined Wavefront, a B.C. non-profit organization that provides test and commercialization services for mobile application developers. Wavefront,

Published on: December 16th, 2007 Greg Meckbach

Strike deadline looms for public sector IT workers

March 31, 2004 marks the last day the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public and Private Employees (NAPE) has to negotiate contracts before some 15,000 provincial government workers — including some IT employees

Published on: March 29th, 2004 Patricia Pickett

New laws will go online within 48 hours

As part of an upgrade to an existing online resource, new Ontario provincial laws and amendments to existing legislation will be posted on the Web within two business days of enactment.The changes to

Published on: March 27th, 2003 IT World Canada Staff

Bell West expands Alberta SuperNet with fibre purchase

Western Canadian-based service provider Bell West has purchased six fibre lines in Alberta from broadband network owner/operator Total Telcom, taking another step towards completing its SuperNet Network. The network is aiming to provide

Published on: July 23rd, 2002 Jeff Wilson

Slowly but surely e-services will arrive

Government online has been a hot topic for some time as more and more levels of government are going forward with enterprising initiatives. It isn't exactly a repeat of the 1960s race to

Published on: November 29th, 2001 Chris Conrath