Articles By Danny Bradbury

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Phoenix payroll system: Timeline of the government’s problems

It was one of the biggest IT boondoggles in Canadian government history, and it’s still going. The Phoenix payroll system...

September 11th, 2017 Danny Bradbury

Canadian CDO role mostly mythical, survey finds

It’s the sexiest job in tech. It’s at the cutting edge of digital change, and gives a single individual the...

August 10th, 2017 Danny Bradbury
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CIBC takes digital transformation to the bank

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) had a long journey to become the winner of the Large Private Sector transformation...

June 14th, 2017 Danny Bradbury
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Startup seeks to modernize grow ops as Canada set to legalize pot

Question: When is a datacentre not a datacentre? Answer: When it’s growing pot. Smart datacentre managers use technology to regulate...

June 12th, 2017 Danny Bradbury

Blockchain expert maps its security potential

The blockchain revolutionized the sending of money around the globe, but can it also help solve our security problems, too?...

May 19th, 2017 Danny Bradbury

Ontario readies anti-bot law in bid to stop scalpers

We’ve had the war on terror and the war on drugs. Now, get set for the war on bots. The...

March 13th, 2017 Danny Bradbury

What happens when an algorithm is sexist? New guidelines seek accountability

As algorithms make more decisions affecting individuals, the computer industry is taking notice. Last week, an industry association published a...

January 17th, 2017 Danny Bradbury
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Regulatory, privacy concerns threaten Canadian business tech in 2017

CIOs working with financial technology should be particularly watchful in 2017, according to a report from legal firm Borden Ladner...

January 10th, 2017 Danny Bradbury
Gloves IT teams fight back

HPE complaint raises concerns over federal procurement process

A spat between Hewlett-Packard Canada and Shared Services Canada (SSC) is bringing the accountability of the federal government department into sharp focus....

December 25th, 2016 Danny Bradbury

CFOs look to cloud, AI for financial reporting

Chief financial officers face significant technology challenges as they struggle to make financial reporting more accurate and efficient, said a...

December 21st, 2016 Danny Bradbury