Canada.ca project not progressing as planned, overbudget: CBC

The Canadian federal government’s attempt to simplify its 1,500 department and agency websites into a single site, Canada.ca, is not...

December 13th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

Canadian government in IT matters

Shared Services Canada defends progress in merging IT systems, vows to do better

When Shared Services Canada was created by the former Conservative government in 2011 to consolidate data centres and applications and...

October 13th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Université Laval becomes an IT services broker to offer a community cloud

The concept of an IT department charging lines of business for the services they consume has been around a while,...

May 24th, 2016 Gary Hilson

RCMP turned its back on Shared Services Canada: News report

Ten days ago Public Services minister Judy Foote praised the work of Shared Services Canada, the branch of her department...

March 16th, 2016 Howard Solomon

data centres, servers, server room, technology, data management

IBM wins a federal data centre contract

IBM Canada has won a multi-year contract to provide and manage one of the new data centres the federal government...

October 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon

It’s still SOA … just all grown up

It’s still SOA … just all grown up

Not too long ago, IT organizations turned to service-oriented architecture (SOA) primarily as a way to integrate enterprise applications. But...

January 11th, 2010 John Webster

GENS project sparks IT procurement debate

GENS project sparks IT procurement debate

The IT industry has two weeks remaining to comment on the federal government’s procurement approach to GENS, which could result...

August 5th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

PWGSC awards CGI Group managed services contract

PWGSC awards CGI Group managed services contract

Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) has entered into a $91.8 million IT services contract with CGI Group Inc.,...

November 15th, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

Identifying the barriers to public sector management

Identifying the barriers to public sector management

Government, NGOs face unique challenges, say SAP executivesPublic sector leadership must be more willing and adaptable to change if they...

April 23rd, 2007 Lisa Williams