Federal pay system breach shows bad security plan: analyst

Federal pay system breach shows bad security plan: analyst

The recent security breach to the federal government’s online employee payment system is hardly a surprise considering the public sector...

April 26th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Tales of IT heroism from the server room

Tales of IT heroism from the server room

It’s not often that an IT professional hears, “There’s a fire in your server room!” For Paul C., the manager...

April 21st, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Digital trade walls could impact IT services, CBOC says

Digital trade walls could impact IT services, CBOC says

Without a revamped digital trade strategy, Canadian enterprises will find it difficult to compete in the global economy, according to...

April 19th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

IT pros demand national day of recognition

IT pros demand national day of recognition

There are now 2,573 signatures on the online petition to create a national IT day in Canada to recognize the...

April 1st, 2011 selena mann

Three telecom issues stranded by government defeat

Three telecom issues stranded by government defeat

When the Harper government fell, it left three important telecommunications-related initiatives on the table that Industry Minister Tony Clement has...

March 25th, 2011 Howard Solomon

What IT wants to hear on the campaign trail

What IT wants to hear on the campaign trail

There’s no doubt the economy will be one of the burning issues in as the federal election campaign starts, but...

March 25th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Federal government launches pilot open data portal

Federal government launches pilot open data portal

The Government of Canada has launched a one-stop shop for federal government datasets, which might inspire provinces to join the...

March 18th, 2011 Jennifer Kavur

March gets in the ring with online fraudsters

March gets in the ring with online fraudsters

March is Fraud Prevention Month. The Competition Bureau of Canada has been running a campaign every March since 2004 to raise awareness of...

March 10th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

IT pros push for National IT Day

IT pros push for National IT Day

IT professionals do lots of work within organizations, so Dell Inc. and Intel Corp. partnered to make an online petition...

March 8th, 2011 selena mann