Government-IBM supercomputing project marks 1st year

Government-IBM supercomputing project marks 1st year

Long term climate pattern, healthcare record encryption, brain cell activity mapping and urban planning models are among the research projects...

April 11th, 2013

ServiceOntario hit by complex computer problems

ServiceOntario hit by complex computer problems

ServiceOntario’s information technology system bogged down early this week, leaving thousands of Ontarians waiting in line for hours at ServiceOntario...

April 4th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

3 lessons learned by eHealth Ontario chief

3 lessons learned by eHealth Ontario chief

Three years into his job as the steward of Ontario’s electronic health records program, the head of eHealth Ontario said...

March 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Elections Ontario lashed for missing data fiasco

Elections Ontario lashed for missing data fiasco

Any organization that lets staff use a portable device capable of holding customer information – including laptops -- should insist...

July 31st, 2012 Howard Solomon

Was the Elections Ontario data loss a ‘perfect storm’?

Was the Elections Ontario data loss a ‘perfect storm’?

The missing USB data stick fiasco at Elections Ontario has more than a few IT experts scratching their heads.If an...

July 18th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Dell to provide hardware, services to Ontario schools

Dell to provide hardware, services to Ontario schools

Dell Inc. has won a bid to provide Ontario schools with computer hardware and services over the next few years.The...

May 31st, 2012 brian bloom

Ontario preparing to meet IT accessibility deadline

Ontario preparing to meet IT accessibility deadline

Since the invention of the personal computer people have marveled at the way information technology can open the world, especially...

March 8th, 2012 Howard Solomon

How Privacy by Design should meet electronic health records

How Privacy by Design should meet electronic health records

The architecture for electronic health records in Ontario may already be in place, the province’s privacy commissioner doesn’t think it’s...

March 6th, 2012 jd speedy

Ontario should outsource IT further: Report

Ontario should outsource IT further: Report

Ontario should outsource as much of its in-house information technology systems as it can, the Drummond commission on cutting the province’s...

February 15th, 2012 Howard Solomon