IT hiring slump to bring about skills shortage: Survey

Following a slump in hiring activity last year, a majority of Canadian technology companies are facing a talent shortage in...

January 7th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Foxconn deal seen as hope for BlackBerry’s turnaround

After reporting a US$4.4 billion lost, BlackBerry Ltd. today announced that it has signed a five year deal with Taiwanese...

December 20th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

The top 3 priorities of Canadian CIOs, CEOs

Canadian companies increased their tech spending this year with the hopes of improving IT security and cutting overhead costs, according...

November 27th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Philippine BPO industry unscathed by Haiyan: Gartner

Deaths attributed to Typhoon Haiyan have gone up to 5,200 and destruction to property is estimated at around $212 million...

November 22nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Savvis to open fourth Canadian data centre

Independent data centres in Canada are almost growing as fast as weeds. The latest being developed is by Savvis, a...

November 19th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Gartner’s gloomy vision for tech jobs

Statistics Canada today released a rosy picture of the job market for the country with employment rising 1.2 per cent...

October 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Client-centric IT: The roles that matter (Part 1)

For the past 15 to 20 years, the IT organization’s fundamental role was to be operationally efficient. It started with...

October 1st, 2013 Bruce Stewart

Rogers buys more data centres

Rogers Communications continues to expand its data centre capabilities. The company announced this week it is buying Pivot Data Centres,...

September 25th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Make your IT department easy to do business with

It’s been over twenty years since I first heard a speaker at an IT conference talk about how those of...

September 25th, 2013 Bruce Stewart