Public Sector Archives - Page 2

Solo effort from government won’t deliver a national digital ID system, says CEO of SecureKey

As our lives become more digitized, a national digital ID system becomes all the more important; a sentiment shared by...

March 9th, 2020 Buckley Smith

SAP selected by government to test a replacement for Phoenix pay system

The Government of Canada continues its journey towards replacing the controversial Phoenix pay system, and today announced it has selected...

March 6th, 2020 Buckley Smith

BlackBerry releases updates to SecuSUITE for Government and AtHoc Crisis Communication

Today, BlackBerry announced updates to its SecuSUITE for Government and AtHoc Crisis Communication solutions. Related: https://www.itworldcanada.com/article/blackberry-secusuite-for-government-now-meets-u-s-standard-for-voice-encryption/394989 “We have a long...

March 4th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Saskatoon firm says its quantum-resistant solution can withstand brute force attacks

A Saskatchewan company says it has created a new encryption solution that will withstand brute force attacks, including those from...

March 4th, 2020 Howard Solomon

University of Waterloo launches healthtech venture fund

The University of Waterloo has announced that it's launching a venture fund focussed on healthtech startups. Dubbed the Velocity HealthTech...

February 28th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Ericsson announces partnership with Carleton University to research 5G tech

Ericsson has announced a new multi-year partnership with Carleton University to further advance the school's programs for engineers and computer...

February 28th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Expert says CRTC’s data plan proposals for telcos are ‘misguided’

This week, the Canadian Radio and Telecommunication Commission has been holding a review with major Canadian network operators to discuss...

February 21st, 2020 Tom Li

Ottawa Hospital announces partnership to democratize its data throughout the organization

The Ottawa Hospital has entered into a partnership with an Israeli data analytics solutions provider to democratize the data across...

February 19th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Information belonging to 69,000 Phoenix payees sent to wrong department

The information of 69,000 payees of the Phoenix pay system was a part of a data breach due to an...

February 18th, 2020 Buckley Smith

Privacy expert calls Toronto police’s use of Clearview AI ‘appalling’

While he deserves some praise for halting the use of a controversial image search tool, Ann Cavoukian, the head of...

February 13th, 2020 Alex Coop