Articles By Ryan Patrick

NHL’s digital head on how the league is using the cloud to deliver ‘enhanced stats’ and a better fan experience

Hardcore and casual fans alike know the National Hockey League’s (NHL) 2016 Stanley Cup playoff final kicks off on Monday...

May 30th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

CSO Digital: Security roundup (Week of May 23, 2016)

What's happening this week in the always interesting world of IT security: Wimpy passwords, be gone! The days of common passwords...

May 26th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Sapphire Now 16: SAP hones in on the cloud, mobile and digital transformation

Orlando -- In town for enterprise solutions provider SAP’s 28th annual Sapphire Now conference, Fazal Husain likes what he hears so...

May 19th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

How should a Smart City be created? Why India is setting a template for others to follow

To say that India’s drive to spend more than $7.3 billion over the next five years to ensure more than...

May 19th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

SAP sells new ‘customer empathy’ approach, unveils real-time, cloud-based IT updates

ORLANDO — Listen up enterprises: SAP's Bill McDermott wants to “keep it real” with you when it comes to the changing needs...

May 18th, 2016 Ryan Patrick
Canadian businesses and IT

Broadband is the “killer app” for modernizing cities large and small: analyst

Whatever happened to the promise of the “gigabit city?” There are still barriers to fast, available, and consistent broadband connections but...

May 16th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

The future of IT: Four points on why digital transformation is a big deal

For the IT sector, the concept of digital transformation represents a time for evolution, revolution and opportunity, according to Information...

May 11th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Microsoft Canada president Janet Kennedy: Canadian Cloud officially open for business

Microsoft Canada today announced that its Microsoft Azure cloud computing platform is now generally available in data centre regions located...

May 10th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Frank & Oak CEO on e-commerce in Canada: “Measuring success is about brand recognition”

E-commerce, clearly defined, refers to commercial transactions conducted electronically on the Internet. And to say that e-commerce is a tricky...

May 5th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

IBM makes quantum computing available to the masses

Ever needed to tap into the processing power of a quantum computer — but didn’t quite know where to look?...

May 4th, 2016 Ryan Patrick