ICTC President Namir Anani (left) receives a community leadership award from CATA Alliance President John Reid.

Published: June 28th, 2017

Canadian saving concept budget

Expect talent, investment, and Canada to be key points in the 2017 federal budget

The 2017 Canadian federal budget will be officially introduced in the House of Commons on Mar. 22, and it is...

March 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

malware, cyber crime, data theft, network security

CATA names cybercrime advisory council

Fourteen police and IT security experts have been named to the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance's newly-created cybercrime advisory council, to...

May 17th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Managing the budget in a business

Budget 2016: a case for measured tech optimism

In reviewing the 2016 federal budget, it’s clear to see that the Liberal government is making a definitive shift from...

March 23rd, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Does a falling loonie benefit Canada’s IT industry?

The loonie hasn’t been flying that high of late. Over the last 18 months, the Canadian dollar has seen a...

February 22nd, 2016 Danny Bradbury

Canadian survey aims to improve data on state of cyber security here

One of the country's biggest IT lobby groups is trying to put hard numbers on the state of cyber security...

December 15th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Ottawa Police Service CIO offers a post-mortem on Web site-crippling DDoS attack

“We'll start by taking OttawaPolice.ca offline, just to annoy them,” the hacker group Aerith posted on Twitter just after 6...

August 7th, 2015 Shane Schick

Digital Touch Tablet Computer

Canadian SMEs urged to go digital

For years experts have complained that Canadian small and medium businesses aren’t on the leading edge of adopting technology. As...

October 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Only one cause could bring Canada’s CIOs and vendors together like this

If Canadian companies won’t spend more on IT, the country’s CIOs, vendors and labour market experts are prepared to make...

May 6th, 2014 Shane Schick

IT industry cautiously optimistic on Ontario budget

Officials at two of the country’s IT lobbying groups have latched on to one part of Ontario’s new budget as...

May 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon