Articles By Dave Yin

cloud computing, cloud nfrastructure, cloud services, IT

Line of business to dominate cloud spending

Line of business (LOB) will lead cloud adoption in as little as two years. According to a new survey called...

April 6th, 2015 Dave Yin
Optimal, Canadian online payment firm

Montreal e-payment firm makes billion-dollar bid for U.K. rival

Online payments are still an area of growth if Optimal Payment's new acquisition is any indicator. Canada's own company offering...

March 24th, 2015 Dave Yin
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What the Apple Watch has that Pebble, FitBit and Samsung don’t have

For all its marketing savvy, its flair and hipster appeal, the Apple Watch may succeed for an entirely different reason....

March 11th, 2015 Dave Yin
Mobile Encryption

MobileFirst apps beat BlackBerry offerings on security: IBM

Las Vegas, NV – IBM announced an update to its MobileFirst platform that makes the app-building solution modular, cross-platform and more...

February 27th, 2015 Dave Yin
IBM Building

IBM bets US$1B on software-defined storage

IBM has unveiled the next offering in its software solution portfolio designed to intelligently manage and move data across any...

February 18th, 2015 Dave Yin

There’s a big data expert shortage in Canada, but does your company really need one?

A lack of domain expertise is the largest barrier to companies accessing big data, according to analytics software developer SAS Canada....

February 13th, 2015 Dave Yin
IT, labor, jobs

Weigh pros and cons carefully before leaving Windows 2003: Expert

Your organization may not have a business case for Windows Server 2003 migration. That’s right. While slim, there is a...

January 27th, 2015 Dave Yin
windows 10, operating system

Cortana, Spartan and other Windows 10 features

Major announcements came out of Microsoft's Redmond, Washington headquarters today.  The company unveiled both software and hardware that are aimed...

January 22nd, 2015 Dave Yin
Peering into the future of IT

IT offshoring helps businesses grow: IDC

Market research firm IDC says that, thanks to IT offshoring practices, many business projects have taken off when they wouldn’t have...

December 15th, 2014 Dave Yin