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Toronto’s SecureKey lands $15 million U.S. contract

Toronto’s SecureKey lands $15 million U.S. contract

Toronto-based authentication specialist SecureKey Inc. has won a $15 million contract to help the United States Postal Service (USPS) build a cloud-based...

August 22nd, 2013 nestor e. arellano
Microsoft Canada president steps down

Microsoft Canada president steps down

Microsoft Canada’s president, Max Long is leaving his post to become vice president of the services business in the Americas...

August 22nd, 2013 nestor e. arellano
HP posts Q3 sales drop, enterprise boss replaced

HP posts Q3 sales drop, enterprise boss replaced

Hewlett-Packard announced an eight per cent slide in revenue for the third quarter and also reported that the computer maker’s enterprise...

August 22nd, 2013 nestor e. arellano
Ottawa ranked top global city by Toronto think tank

Ottawa ranked top global city by Toronto think tank

The nation’s capital was judged the top city in the world in terms of technology, talent and tolerance in a...

August 21st, 2013 nestor e. arellano
Wanted: Better IT performance evaluation

Wanted: Better IT performance evaluation

As IT departments evolve from being mere service providers to strategic business partners and managers begin looking for people with...

August 21st, 2013 nestor e. arellano
Facebook CEO starts alliance to widen Web access

Facebook CEO starts alliance to widen Web access

Social media giant Facebook and other tech companies have formed a coalition aimed providing cheaper mobile Internet access to people...

August 21st, 2013 nestor e. arellano
Sears Canada moves IT jobs abroad

Sears Canada moves IT jobs abroad

Sears Canada said it is letting go of 245 employees from its head office and will outsource most of its...

August 21st, 2013 nestor e. arellano
McAfee exec lands top Homeland Security post

McAfee exec lands top Homeland Security post

A vice president of security software company McAfee Inc. who holds three patents related to information security, will head the...

August 20th, 2013 nestor e. arellano
The IT skills earning most extra pay in Canada

The IT skills earning most extra pay in Canada

Pay premiums are on their way back up for many certified IT positions but non-certified skills are also enjoying growing...

August 20th, 2013 nestor e. arellano
BlackBerry lets go of 100 more workers

BlackBerry lets go of 100 more workers

The job cuts at BlackBerry Ltd., continues as the Waterloo, Ont.-based smart phone company confirmed that another 100 workers were...

August 20th, 2013 nestor e. arellano