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Microsoft’s Wim Coekaerts on open source: “The days of a closed Microsoft are over”

When someone widely known as “Mr. Linux” decides to up and go work for Microsoft Corp., you know that we’re...

August 26th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Happy 25th birthday Linux! Times have changed as Microsoft and Linux no longer IT rivals

In a week where the venerable Linux operating system celebrates its 25th year in existence, two former rivals took the stage together at...

August 25th, 2016 Chris Talbot

Microsoft, Red Hat deepen their IT alliance

TORONTO – The Microsoft/Red Hat partnership became one of the more attention-grabbing alliances of 2015. The two became chummy after...

June 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Swift development sees fast uptake since being open sourced

Toward the end of last year, Newmarket, Ontario-based PerfectlySoft was waiting to see if an important bet would pay off:...

June 16th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management 2015

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management 2015

Consuming and controlling content over multiple digital channels is difficult to do without the implementation of Web Content Management (WCM)...

June 2nd, 2016 IT World Canada Team

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Software spat raises open source questions

If your company uses Node.js, you may have suffered a shock this past week. A critical software package in the...

March 28th, 2016 Danny Bradbury

“Big iron” remains an IT mainstay as enterprises look to centralize and secure data in hybrid environments

Many obituaries have been written for the venerable mainframe computer -- colloquially referred to as "big iron" -- but the rumours...

February 18th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Focus on IoT – Lan Nguyen, deputy CIO for the City of Toronto

ITWC partnered with the City of Toronto to co-host Technicity this past December. The day brought together leadership within the...

February 5th, 2016 Brian Jackson

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Drupal CMS admins cautioned about update problems

The open source Drupal content management platform is among the top free CMS in the world, with an estimated 15...

January 8th, 2016 Howard Solomon