Articles By Alex Coop

VMware goes on a shopping spree, scoops up Carbon Black and Pivotal for a combined $4.8B

It’s a pivotal moment for VMware Inc., which announced the acquisition of security company Carbon Black and cloud application platform...

August 23rd, 2019 Alex Coop

Box announces new set of security controls for the enterprise

Large enterprises have slowly flipped the script on the argument that moving to the cloud is too hard for them,...

August 21st, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Sketchy Airbnb host, Silicon Valley 2.0, Twitter bans 200,000 accounts

Airbnb comes down hard on a sketchy host, a Wall Street Journal story about big U.S. tech companies setting up...

August 21st, 2019 Alex Coop
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Call to action for CIOs to participate in IDC survey

Now’s your chance – contribute to important research about the impact of the CIO in the boardroom, and receive the...

August 12th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Alex Benay exits as Canada’s CIO, joins AI startup from Ottawa

Canada’s chief information officer is leaving his post to join a startup in Ottawa. Alex Benay, who for two-and-a-half years...

August 7th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Alleged discrimination at Google; AT&T employees bribed; Japan offers $1B grant

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August 7th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Nostalgia sweeps Twitter, U.S. city wants to ban facial recognition, China stealing IP

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August 2nd, 2019 Alex Coop

Poll suggests Canadians feel they lack control over private data

A majority of Canadians know their rights when it comes to privacy, but polling data suggests an equal number of...

August 1st, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Apple pivots, Netflix is going Hollywood, Bernie unveils net neutrality plan

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August 1st, 2019 Alex Coop

We have to do a better job of monetizing data, Dell EMC execs say

There’s a growing sense of urgency among Canadian business as they try to find ways to take advantage of the...

July 31st, 2019 Alex Coop