IT explained in 9 simple words

"I wish we had known that you IT guys needed to be involved in this. We would've brought you in sooner."And so it was, another one-off initiative started by business that couldn't be

Published on: July 14th, 2010 tom barnett

Are you and your company a perfect fit?

I'm often asked what the CIO's role should be in keeping projects out of trouble. This is an especially challenging task in large organizations where the CIO must contend with multiple layers of

Published on: September 22nd, 2009 CIO staff

Canada should follow Obama’s stimulus lead: CATA

U.S. president-elect Barack Obama’s proposed stimulus package for the American economy demonstrates the kind of leadership Canada needs to be an economic leader in the 21st Century, according to the president of a

Published on: January 8th, 2009 Dave Webb

Australian carrier turns on blade mobile switching solution

SYDNEY – Australia’s biggest carrier is simplifying its mobile network by deploying what it says is the world's first Mobile Softswitch Solution based on blade technology. It is a move Telstra believes reduce

Published on: April 2nd, 2008 Sandra Rossi

Provinces eye one stop shop for service delivery

There is a pan-Canadian movement underway to restructure e-channel services that are being delivered to citizens, according to industry experts at the Shifting Sands service transformation conference in Halifax last week.The conference was

Published on: November 19th, 2007 Lisa Williams

Service Nova Scotia Minister Jamie Muir on service transformation

HALIFAX - Public servants need to deliver services that keep up with the constantly changing needs of citizens, according to Service Nova Scotia Minister Jamie Muir.Muir was addressing attendees to the Shifting Sands

Published on: November 15th, 2007 Lisa Williams

Gartner: The new division in IT

IT organizations will divide into two distinct types in the next five years, John Mahoney, vice president of Gartner Research, told the analyst group's European CIO convention in Barcleona last week. "Most large

Published on: September 16th, 2007 Siobhan Chapman

SOA: A better ballgame with BTEP

Framework supports enterprise scope to transform businessTaking an enterprise view can help to guide an organization to improved planning, decision-making, communications and business direction. It's also time-consuming and requires ongoing investment to support.It's

Published on: August 1st, 2007 Frank Burghardt

Telstra flicks the switch on A$1.5 billion IP network

Telstra has flicked the switch on a new A$1.5 billion (US$1.25 billion) IP network that the telco says not only homogenizes its disparate networking core, but is also the largest of its kind

Published on: April 26th, 2007 Mitchell Bingemann