Innovation Superclusters

Supercluster bids react after learning about success or failure

The Canadian government’s supercluster initiative shortlist has been revealed, and the reactions have been positive, both from those with successful...

October 16th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Big banks and telcos backing $185 M supercluster bid for national digital identity system

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported $485 million in funding committed to the project. The correct number...

September 22nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

cyber security

CIO advice on cybersecurity – from education to investment

Security remains top of mind for organizations across Canada from IT leaders all the way up to the executive boardroom....

January 25th, 2016 Brian Clendenin

Red Privacy Button Keyboard

Email addresses of BC bureaucrats are private, official rules in metadata case

Access to government information and privacy are rights that often clash, with federal, provincial and municipal governments refusing to release...

November 26th, 2015 Howard Solomon

BC government mismanaged emails and broke law, investigation finds

B.C.’s Office of the Information Commissioner has completed a damning investigation of three separate government departments. It found abuses and...

November 2nd, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Future of work is when employees want, where they want it: Rogers survey

By Lisa Joy Offering employees the option to work from where they choose and when they choose results in better...

October 15th, 2015 IT World Canada

BBC Hydro dams, IoT, smart meters

B.C. smart meter program enters final stages

In BC, the provincial electrical utility is at the forefront of the Internet of Things. BC Hydro is at the...

December 8th, 2014 Danny Bradbury

BC raked over coals for lack of digitization strategy

Among the organizations that are great generators of paper, arguably governments rank in the top three. So it was no...

July 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

B.C., Rogers announce $450 million wireless coverage plan

The B.C. government is partnering with Rogers to expand the province's wireless networks. The $450-million, three-year plan will expand wireless...

June 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks