Did 2015 unfold as Forrester Research predicted?

It’s common practice for research firms to make predictions as a way to kick off the year. Last January, Forrester...

January 28th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Hybrid cloud is essential for digital business, and Canada is doing quite well: IDG Research

Earlier this year at Openworld, Oracle execs laid out a bold vision a decade out where enterprises ran everything in...

January 22nd, 2016 Gary Hilson

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TmaxSoft goes after Oracle licenses in Canada

Korean software firm TmaxSoft wants your database business – and its new Canadian office is prepared to undersell the competition...

January 22nd, 2016 Danny Bradbury

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Oracle ordered to give PC users an easy way to remove old Java SE

Every once in a while regulators do a good thing. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission did one this week. It...

December 22nd, 2015 Howard Solomon

ERP landscape in transition as data security keeps some deployments on-premise

The days of massive, multi-year ERP deployments across the organization may be gone, but it doesn’t mean vendors have stopped...

December 15th, 2015 Gary Hilson

Dell sees open, ‘new IT’ as critical to Canada’s competitive advantage

Tom Petty once crooned that the future was wide open. For Dell Inc., the future is about being more open...

November 24th, 2015 Gary Hilson

CentriLogic buys managed IT infrastructure provider to expand Canadian presence, high profile customer base

CentriLogic, which recently unveiled a shiny new data center in Toronto, is expanding its footprint across Canada through an acquisition...

November 23rd, 2015 Gary Hilson

Oracle users shy away from cloud because of high costs: survey

While Oracle Corp. chairman Larry Ellison says his company is ready to shift to a cloud focus and many of...

November 10th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Microsoft keeps it cloud open, yet secure for hybrid enterprises

Microsoft Corp. rolled into town Monday with its Cloud Roadshow aimed at providing an exclusive training session for IT staff. The...

November 10th, 2015 Gary Hilson