IT outsourcing is coming to a local government near you

IT outsourcing is coming to a local government near you

San Diego officials are expected to vote Tuesday on a US$667million IT outsourcing contract with Northrop Grumman InformationTechnology, a move...

January 29th, 2006 Patrick Thibodeau

Coming to a local government near you: IT outsourcing

Coming to a local government near you: IT outsourcing

San Diego officials are expected to vote Tuesday on a US$667 million IT outsourcing contract with Northrop Grumman Information Technology,...

January 24th, 2006 Patrick Thibodeau

E-gov’t underway in Macedonia with Microsoft help.

E-gov’t underway in Macedonia with Microsoft help.

Macedonia and Microsoft Corp. announced Monday several e-government Web sites have opened as part of a two-year-old partnership agreement to...

December 18th, 2005 Jeremy Kirk

Piracy drop will boost jobs, growth: study

Piracy drop will boost jobs, growth: study

A 10-point drop in the estimated 35 per cent global software piracy rate would create 2.4 million jobs and US$400...

December 8th, 2005 Grant Gross

From cybermischief to cybercrime

From cybermischief to cybercrime

In the good old days – like June 2002 – IT security professionals were worried about vandalism. OCIPEP, the federal...

December 6th, 2005 Richard Bray

Missing the boat?

Missing the boat?

Caveat emptor has gained a whole new meaning for consumers who let their fingers do the shopping through online retailers...

November 3rd, 2005 Alex Binkley

Renewing democracy the Canadian Idol way

Renewing democracy the Canadian Idol way

A new poll says Canadians think that democracy’s great but its methods are boring. According to the poll, released in...

October 5th, 2005 Maryantonett Flumian and John Milloy

Under enemy fire

Under enemy fire

By now, it’s an old story: Government is becoming increasingly dependent on information technology, both to make internal operations more...

October 5th, 2005 Richard Bray

Next please

Next please

A separate article in this issue examines the recent advice received by the government of Ontario from its expert advisory...

October 5th, 2005 Jeffrey Roy