Articles By Grant Buckler

Shared Services: The ‘rock stars’ of GTEC

Shared Services: The ‘rock stars’ of GTEC

This year’s GTEC public sector technology conference was a heady experience for Liseanne Forand and her staff at Shared Services Canada...

October 21st, 2011 Grant Buckler
The pros and cons of government social networking

The pros and cons of government social networking

OTTAWA -- Canadian government departments are using social media, wikis and other collaboration tools to change the way they do...

October 20th, 2011 Grant Buckler
Treasury Board CIO: How to handle a security breach

Treasury Board CIO: How to handle a security breach

Members of the Information Systems Security Association, Ottawa chapter, got some advice late last week about handling security breaches from...

October 3rd, 2011 Grant Buckler
Canada Cloud Network aims at government

Canada Cloud Network aims at government

Neil McEvoy wants businesses to get on to his cloud.The founder of Toronto-based Level 5 Consulting has launched a project...

May 24th, 2011 Grant Buckler
The electronic health record meets the iPad

The electronic health record meets the iPad

Early in 2009 Dale Potter, chief information officer at the Ottawa Hospital, asked physicians how much of the information they...

October 5th, 2010 Grant Buckler
University of Ottawa opens analytics centre with IBM

University of Ottawa opens analytics centre with IBM

OTTAWA - IBM and the University of Ottawa on Thursday announced the establishment of the IBM Centre for Performance Management...

April 15th, 2010 Grant Buckler
More open government could save lives: Panel

More open government could save lives: Panel

OTTAWA — Electronic tools such as wikis, Web sites and social networks can help make government more open, and more open...

March 10th, 2010 Grant Buckler
NSERC awards $40M to research support non-profit

NSERC awards $40M to research support non-profit

KINGSTON, Ont. -- The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) has awarded $40 million in funding to CMC Microsystems...

February 9th, 2010 Grant Buckler
Tim O’Reilly talks Gov 2.0 in Ottawa

Tim O’Reilly talks Gov 2.0 in Ottawa

OTTAWA - There are thousands of applications for the Apple iPhone, versus far fewer for other mobile platforms, and thousands...

October 8th, 2009 Grant Buckler
GTEC: Treasury Board refreshes IT policies

GTEC: Treasury Board refreshes IT policies

OTTAWA - Treasury Board Secretariat, the federal government department that acts as the general manager of the Canadian public service,...

October 7th, 2009 Grant Buckler