Nova Scotia and PEI will adopt COVID Alert, says Health Canada

Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island are the latest provinces signalling their decision to adopt Canada’s COVID Alert exposure notification...

October 2nd, 2020 Tom Li

Six provinces are signed on to Canada’s COVID Alert app, says Health Canada’s COVID-19 Task Force

Manitoba has become the sixth province to adopt the national COVID Alert app, with a federal official promising that more...

October 1st, 2020 Howard Solomon

IDC Canada survey: Digital thermometer checkpoints more popular than contact tracing among businesses

A sudden rise in infection rates across Canada - but mainly in Ontario - has forced businesses to rethink their...

September 30th, 2020 Alex Coop

Make sure staff working from home aren’t burned out, say CISOs

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced some CISOs scrambling to upgrade or buy technology to handle the sudden increase in employees...

September 16th, 2020 Howard Solomon

ITWC Morning Briefing, September 3, 2020 – Breaking COVID-Alert down with Canadian Digital Service’s James Eberhardt

To keep up with the firehose of news and press releases, we’ve decided to deliver some extra news to you...

September 3rd, 2020 Alex Coop

Quebec says no to Canada’s COVID-19 exposure notification app

Quebec has refused to adopt the federally-approved COVID Alert exposure notification app, leaving plans for a national app that helps...

August 26th, 2020 Howard Solomon

How to manage your time when working from home

Motivating yourself to work is, well, hard work, especially when your boss isn't around to check on you at home....

August 24th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Ontario’s construction industry shows supports for COVID-Alert, but also seeks wearable alternative

Despite broad support from the Construction and Design Alliance of Ontario (CDAO) and the Construction Employers Coalition (CEC), members of...

August 24th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Do ‘mundane tasks’ before buying products, CISOs advised

The COVID-19 crisis has meant, where possible, employees had to start working from home suddenly. That may continue if the...

August 14th, 2020 Howard Solomon