CATA wants the Liberals to ‘press the reset button’ to improve Canadian business growth

The Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) thinks Canada's federal government needs to seriously reconsider its economic agenda, and isn't afraid...

September 29th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

CATA to hold sessions for boosting Canada’s cyber security sector

With cyber security increasingly becoming a priority for enterprises a tech industry lobby group is organizing a set of cross-Canada...

July 12th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Ottawa to create new group to oversee all intelligence agencies’ activities

The creation of new Canadian security intelligence review committee that will oversee the activities of all federal security and intelligence...

June 20th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Cyber threats against Canadian democratic processes will increase, warns spy agency

Canada's electronic spy agency has warned the country's political parties, candidates and news media that it is "highly probable" the...

June 19th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Shared Services Canada’s response to Apache vulnerability proves its worth, says exec

Shared Services Canada, the government agency that merged most federal data centres and networking to save money and make IT...

June 13th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Blockchain Research Institute gains support from three levels of government and private sector

Blockchain technology is being touted as the next big thing, and Canada will play a central role in its development. The...

June 12th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Don’t change lawful access rules, Parliamentary committee recommends

Liberal-dominated parliamentary committee says the government shouldn’t change the current lawful access regime that limits the ability of police to...

May 4th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Canada under-invests in IT, senior bureaucrat tells cyber security conference

It’s one thing when a security vendor or consulting firm talks about how increasingly difficult it is to fend off...

March 2nd, 2017 Howard Solomon

RCMP again complains about Shared Services Canada’s performance

The failure of vital routers supporting core network and IT functions last month  that blinded the RCMP prompted the head...

February 27th, 2017 Howard Solomon