The University of Waterloo said the success of their first venture fund directly led to the creation of this second fund. Credit: University of Waterloo

Published: June 18th, 2019

National Research Council opens cybersecurity research hub at University of New Brunswick

The University of New Brunswick's Canadian Institute for Cybersecurity has another partner: The National Research Council said Monday it has...

June 10th, 2019 Howard Solomon

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How Canada’s zero-gravity research jet helped HP build printers for space

Onboard the April 2 resupply mission to the International Space Station are three zero-gravity HP Envy printers. Learn how HP...

April 2nd, 2018 Brian Jackson

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How Canada’s world-class zero-gravity research facilities helped send HP’s printer to space

Ron Stephens stood on the tarmac in Ottawa alongside NASA researchers, trying to pretend like he wasn’t nervous about boarding...

April 2nd, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Hashtag Trending – Amazon’s cashier-less store, Canada tests blockchain, top tech firms could combine for $1 trillion in 2018

Amazon officially opens its first cashier-less store, the Canadian government tests out blockchain, and the top ten tech companies could...

January 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

SMBs can rely on IRAP funding, contrary to Brian Cookson’s recent blog, NRC exec says

By Andrew McNaughton The following was sent to IT World Canada editorial director Brian Jackson as a letter to the...

January 16th, 2018 IT World Canada Staff

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NRC hack cost Ottawa ‘hundreds of millions,’ Globe reports

Any business that's suffered a cyber security breach knows that it can be a costly experience, but few could stomach...

March 30th, 2017 Brian Jackson


Q&A: Xerox CTO looks ahead on her last visit to Canada

Dr. Sophie Vandebroek, who currently serves as CTO of Xerox Corp., recently visited Canada for her final time in her...

December 4th, 2016 Lindsey Peacock

Canadian CIOs react to Gartner’s digital platform vision

Building a digital platform should be a CIO's top priority, Gartner Inc. analysts told their audience at the Gartner Symposium...

October 24th, 2016 Brian Jackson

New sales model on tap: exec

New sales model on tap: exec

The days of selling software through the traditional commercial model are numbered, as open source is becoming the paradigm of...

April 13th, 2006 Paul Krill