Articles By Brian Jackson

Diebold machine lock break

How the U.S. election could have been hacked

A computer scientist says the only way to know if the U.S. election was targeted by a cyber attack is to...

November 23rd, 2016 Brian Jackson
Vancouver BC Supreme court - robsonsquare

Vancouver carrier’s fate may hinge on B.C. court battle against Telus

Whether a Vancouver-based local exchange carrier can continue operations may be decided in the B.C. Supreme Court today as it...

November 23rd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Montreal is shaping up to be Canada’s cloud AI battleground

Montreal looks to be at the centre of a push by public cloud infrastructure providers to build up their artificial...

November 21st, 2016 Brian Jackson
Brian Jackson and Alex Radu

Weekly Top 3 Highlights – Microsoft goes open source, AdultFriendFinder hack, Deloitte’s Fast 50

IT World Canada's Brian Jackson and Alex Radu discuss the top stories of the week in tech news. This week,...

November 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson
AmeriShred hard drive shredder

Combine corporate responsibility and satisfying hard drive destruction with Electronic Recycling Association

If your office is looking to dispose of some old hard drives, you may want to consider the Electronics Recycling...

November 17th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Xerox launches new marketing, document processing services

Xerox Corp. once based its business on helping offices make paper copies of all sorts of documents, but these days...

November 17th, 2016 Brian Jackson
Microsoft Connect event

Microsoft makes open source commitment with new partnerships involving Google, Linux, Samsung

Microsoft Corp. made some of its most significant strides towards being the more open company that CEO Satya Nadella often...

November 16th, 2016 Brian Jackson
Dell EMC Forum

Dell EMC merger was 15 years in the making, executives agree

Dell EMC executives painted a picture of a company that's trained, aligned, and ready to help its customers with their...

November 15th, 2016 Brian Jackson

CRTC crackdown on phone fraudsters could snag VoIP calls: analyst

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) is considering a new measure to block fraudulent and unwanted telemarketing calls that...

November 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Weekly update – our top 3 stories: Trump, digital transformation, LOB budgets

Editors Brian Jackson and Paolo Del Nibletto discuss IT World Canada's top three stories of the week. Read more by...

November 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson