Articles By Ryan B. Patrick

Linux not fit to travel with Tourism Calgary

Linux not fit to travel with Tourism Calgary

As a former Novell NetWare and GroupWise user, Tourism Calgary'sdecision to standardize its network on Microsoft Corp. technologywas based on...

July 20th, 2006 Ryan B. Patrick
Corporate and IT governance a necessary evil, CIOs say

Corporate and IT governance a necessary evil, CIOs say

The phrase “necessary evil” may not be the savviest way of describing it, but keeping a handle on IT governance...

December 21st, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
Printing firm mobilizes Canadian workforce

Printing firm mobilizes Canadian workforce

Commercial security printer and papermaker De La Rue is using technology from Ottawa-based vendor TrueContext Corp. to cut down on...

December 13th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
Microsoft updates its CRM offering

Microsoft updates its CRM offering

Microsoft Corp. this week shipped the long-awaited update to its customer relationship management (CRM) software. Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0 marks...

December 8th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
IBM pushes data middleware tools

IBM pushes data middleware tools

IBM last month launched middleware offerings the vendor says will help enterprises deal with the incomplete data scattered various databases...

December 8th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
Revamped enterprise tools

Revamped enterprise tools

With Microsoft Corp’s formal launch of its Visual Studio 2005 toolset, SQL Server 2005 database, and BizTalk Server 2006 business...

November 24th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
TD Canada Trust deploys SQL Server 2005

TD Canada Trust deploys SQL Server 2005

While Microsoft Corp’s SQL Server 2005 was officially launched over a week ago, TD Canada Trust reports that it is...

November 17th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
Video game software developer opens up new Toronto studio

Video game software developer opens up new Toronto studio

Japan-based Koei Co. Ltd. — publisher and developer of action/strategy type video games such as Dynasty Warriors and Nobunaga’s Ambition...

November 10th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
New BI tool a boon for Ontario hospitals

New BI tool a boon for Ontario hospitals

Ontario hospitals have access to a new software tool that could help them slash the time it takes to trend...

October 30th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick
Canadian IT pioneers honoured at CASCON

Canadian IT pioneers honoured at CASCON

IBM's Centre for Advanced Studies (CAS), on Wednesday, honoured longstanding members of Canada’s computer science community with the title 'Pioneers...

October 20th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick