Articles By Dave Webb

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SAS ‘Safe Roads’ big data competition identifies baby boomers at highest risk in Toronto

In the end, it was the team that went the extra mile—literally—that won the SAS Institute Safe Roads Competition. After...

April 9th, 2019 Dave Webb

What the Ashley Madison breach means

In the most recent of what seems to be a blizzard of high-profile hacks, infidelity Web site Ashley Madison had the profile...

August 27th, 2015 Dave Webb

Salesforce banks on wearables with 20 enterprise Apple Watch apps

Cloud-based customer relationship management vendor Salesforce is counting on the emerging wearable technology market to blossom and put its productivity...

August 19th, 2015 Dave Webb

Quirky Tech Tales from 2013

Information technology, by its nature, attracts a crowd that’s by turns creative, analytical and strictly process-oriented. And that quirkiness seems...

January 2nd, 2014 Dave Webb

Cloud will drive ERP change in 2014, expert says

Brian Sommer gazes into the crystal ball and doesn’t see a whole lot of good news for traditional, on-premise enterprise...

December 20th, 2013 Dave Webb
Prime Minister Stephen Harper and U.S. President Barack Obama

High-tech summit keeps focus on NSA reform

High-tech leaders meeting at the White House with U.S. President Barack Obama kept the Tuesday meeting focused on reining in...

December 20th, 2013 Dave Webb
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Northern Canada telecom service must improve: CRTC

The CRTC will call an inquiry into satellite telecom services offered across remote regions in the Far North early next...

December 20th, 2013 Dave Webb
Cloud Computing

U.S. government cloud spending leveling off

Shawn McCarthy of Government Computing News outlines a few trends for federal government spending for 2014 in the article Government...

December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb throws support behind OpenStack

Cloud customer relationship management vendor has thrown its support behind open source cloud platform OpenStack, the Wall Street Journal...

December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb

Google considering building its own chips, rumour says

Bloomberg News reports that search giant Google Inc. is considering building its own processors based on technology from ARM Holdings...

December 19th, 2013 Dave Webb