Articles By Tim Wilson

Network World Canada’s trends to watch in 2008

Network World Canada’s trends to watch in 2008

1. Green ITExpect 2008 to be a year of self-proclaimed IT eco-warriors. There is of course no such thing as...

January 20th, 2008 Tim Wilson
Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Wi-Fi/WiMAX

Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Wi-Fi/WiMAX

No, 2008 will not be the year of WiMAX. It can’t be: devices won’t be out until the end of...

January 7th, 2008 Tim Wilson
Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Virtualization

Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Virtualization

Believe the hype. This was a big trend in ’07, and it will continue into ’08, especially with Microsoft in...

January 7th, 2008 Tim Wilson
Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Roles-based ID management

Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Roles-based ID management

Security and privacy issues are increasing, with crosswinds coming from stricter regulatory environments, as well as an understanding that each...

January 7th, 2008 Tim Wilson
Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Social networking

Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Social networking

Hey, ever heard of MySpace or Facebook? How about the Internet? Social networking is a Web 2.0 phenomenon that provides...

January 7th, 2008 Tim Wilson
Getting to know you: The rise of roles-based IDs

Getting to know you: The rise of roles-based IDs

Identity management (ID management or “IDM”) identifies individuals in an IT system, and controls access to resources by connecting that...

January 6th, 2008 Tim Wilson
Jatheon pushes into U.S. market

Jatheon pushes into U.S. market

Jatheon technologies, headquartered in Toronto, recently announced an aggressive push into the United States with its e-mail archiving appliance.The appliance,...

December 2nd, 2007 Tim Wilson
Skills crunch

Skills crunch

The demand for IT workers is tight in Canada – a good news story that, nonetheless, may have serious repercussions...

November 18th, 2007 Tim Wilson
Greenwashing the data centre

Greenwashing the data centre

Data centres are continuing to grow in size and complexity, and with energy costs on the rise there’s increased interest...

November 4th, 2007 Tim Wilson
Avaya and ObjectTel create massive IP-based voice network

Avaya and ObjectTel create massive IP-based voice network

Avaya and ObjectTel recently announced they are working with Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway Company on perhaps the largest...

November 1st, 2007 Tim Wilson