News and Views

News and Views

The Internet in 2017 – is it broken yet?

The Internet Society celebrated 25 years of work to “promote the open development, evolution, and use of the Internet for the benefit of all...

Collecting, collaborating and coordinating – data in the public sector

Dashboards, and panels and labs, oh my! Donning a different dress with new topics, new industry participants and new session formats, this year’s Information...

BadRabbit and other vermin

There's a BadRabbit in town, and it's slamming European media outlets, as well as transportation and government organizations in the Ukraine and Russia. Some...

Blockchain growing beyond roots in cryptocurrency

At the latest Sibos financial services event in Toronto, Interac AVP for Mobile Product and Platform Development Oscar Roque led a presentation with Alectra...

Cyber Security Month – books to build awareness

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month in Canada, an internationally recognized campaign aimed at  informing the public on the importance of cyber security, and...

How can we fix stupid?

Hanlon's Razor says, "Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity." In the wake of the Equifax data breach, 145.5 million...

Reinventing IaaS adaptation

Cloud adoption is an exercise in adaptation; as individuals have come to think with a keyboard beneath their fingertips to advance communications, cloud users...

Serverless computing – no servers, really?

Serverless is one of the more interesting developments in cloud computing. The serverless cloud story began back in 2014 with Amazon launch of AWS...

Moving print to 3 dimensions

When you think about 3D printing, what do you picture? Cute little toys? Hobbyists? Printers with huge coils of plastic attached? If so, you're...

ReMAPping value networks: only in Canada, eh?

Software may be eating the world, but when combined with hardware, it has potential to unleash new productive capacity, while ensuring that the fruits...

Revving the cloud innovation engine at VMworld 2017

Channeling tech visioning from the popular sci-fi film Aliens, “Beam me up” molecular transport from Star Trek, current experimentation with Quantum entanglement and modification...

Fintech gaining serious street cred

Fintech has become a major entry in the buzzword lexicon in recent years. While not a new concept – in fact, some consider fintech...

Mind the gap: crossing the Canadian cloud divide

On the flip side of the tech world’s bleeding edge lie early, and early majority adopters who have the resources in place to capitalize...

Vitamin Y: building the AWS Canada ecosystem

Context:  As part of ongoing efforts to promote the progress of cloud, Canadian AWS Premier Consulting Partner TriNimbus Technologies hosted an event this June...

CenturyLink takes Managed Security Services 2.0 to APAC

Not all markets are created equal; and not every sales approach will resonate with certain audiences. This was something that CenturyLink kept in mind...