Articles By CIO Governments Review staff

IPAC joins Lac Carling

IPAC joins Lac Carling

The Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) has become a partner in the Lac Carling Congress, the respected e-government...

May 16th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
Banff Centre to participate in $1.5 million digital studio project

Banff Centre to participate in $1.5 million digital studio project

The Banff Centre is partnering with Vancouver’s Emily Carr Institute to create a networked digital studio for art, media, and...

April 5th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
Canada Economic Development makes $2 million contribution to Gestion Valeo

Canada Economic Development makes $2 million contribution to Gestion Valeo

Lucienne Robillard, Minister of Industry and Minister responsible for Canada Economic Development, recently announced a $2-million repayable contribution to university...

April 5th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
Satellite firm to help provinces better fight forest fires

Satellite firm to help provinces better fight forest fires

Ottawa-based GMC Guardian Mobility Corporation, which has developed a satellite communication technology that locates people or items across remote areas,...

April 5th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
Spectrum Signal Processing to use federal grant for military research

Spectrum Signal Processing to use federal grant for military research

Burnaby, B.C.-based wireless firm Spectrum Signal Processing Inc. recently secured an $8.3 million research and development investment from the Government...

April 5th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
University of Saskatchewan to encourage students to go wireless

University of Saskatchewan to encourage students to go wireless

The University of Saskatchewan and IBM Canada Ltd. announced in March that they have teamed up in hopes of leveraging...

April 5th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
Western grid project now connecting three universities

Western grid project now connecting three universities

A $48-million project to unite four supercomputing installations at four universities in western Canada has been completed, WestGrid recently announced.WestGrid...

April 5th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
Government announces $4.5 million funding for SHRC projects

Government announces $4.5 million funding for SHRC projects

The federal government last month announced an investment of $4.5 million for a series of projects from the Software Human...

April 5th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
Carleton University opens security lab

Carleton University opens security lab

Carleton University in Ottawa opened a new computer security research centre recently in part to focus on narrowing the gap...

February 15th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff
France’s digital bill sparks annoyance

France’s digital bill sparks annoyance

Net users and Internet service providers in France mounted a last-ditch protest against a piece of legislation entitled A Bill...

February 15th, 2004 CIO Governments Review staff