City of Ottawa moves to formalize open data program

City of Ottawa moves to formalize open data program

Although the City of Ottawa has already planted some seeds of an open data initiative, last year, in the form of...

June 14th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Strength in numbers for ‘women in IT’

Strength in numbers for ‘women in IT’

Jennifer Ng, chair of the IEEE Women inEngineering (WIE), leads the largest international professionalorganization dedicated to promoting women engineers and...

November 22nd, 2010 ComputerWorld Canada

Canadian government catches up on cloud at GTEC

Canadian government catches up on cloud at GTEC

Cloud computing and data centre consolidation projectsappear to be dominating the debate at this week’s Government TechnologyExhibition and Conference in...

October 6th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

University of Ottawa opens analytics centre with IBM

University of Ottawa opens analytics centre with IBM

OTTAWA - IBM and the University of Ottawa on Thursday announced the establishment of the IBM Centre for Performance Management...

April 15th, 2010 Grant Buckler

Waterloo IT companies to hold job fair in Ottawa

Waterloo IT companies to hold job fair in Ottawa

Ottawa-based IT professionals seeking a new job in the Waterloo region can attend a technology job fair coming to town...

April 14th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

IT Hero Awards: IVR system helps Ottawa hospital unclog thrombosis backlog

IT Hero Awards: IVR system helps Ottawa hospital unclog thrombosis backlog

It was one of the most unusual calls that Gary Hannah, ever received. The president and CEO of Vocantas Inc.,...

May 19th, 2009

Dell to close Ottawa customer service centre

Dell to close Ottawa customer service centre

Dell Inc. is shutting down its customer service centre in Ottawa, laying off 500 on Wednesday. Less than three months...

April 22nd, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Canadian electronic firms benefit from Super Hercules purchase

Canadian electronic firms benefit from Super Hercules purchase

At least three Ontario technology companies will be subcontractors for a purchase of 17 transport airplanes for the Canadian Air...

January 24th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Transit systems get their fare share

Transit systems get their fare share

Rickety public transit systems are a prime target for multi-jurisdictional pooling of IT investments to develop gleaming new networks. In...

October 25th, 2007 Rosie Lombardi