Research and Resources

Research and Resources

Organizational Intelligence

Organizational Intelligence

This book is about the history of a business technology. Specifically, it traces the emergence and evolution of analytics software. More specifically, it is...
The Open Compute Project; open is one thing, interoperable is another

451 Research: The Open Compute Project; open is one thing, interoperable is another

In IT parlance, “open” is often used synonymously with interoperable, but is that really end of story? In this special report presented below, 451...
Microsecond speed in new financial fabric

Microsecond speed in new financial fabric

Imagine a global fabric that connects all financial and capital markets, linking buyers and sellers to each other through one large, secure networking pipe....
Microsecond speed in new financial fabric

The business of analytics: It takes a village…

We’re all familiar with the African proverb “it takes a village to raise a child” – the notion that each of us benefits from...
Bitcoin, blockchain and banking: the "ValueWeb"

Bitcoin, blockchain and banking: the “ValueWeb”

As former president of IDC Canada and marketing director with the Canada Systems Group, reviewer Paul Kennedy has long term experience with both technology...
451 Research: IoT security M&A, Part 2

451 Research: IoT security M&A, Part 2

IoT presents a compelling demonstration of fragmentation in emerging markets. While IoT solutions combine a mix of components from multiple vendors across the ICT...

Cloud cost reporting: more than just small change

InsightaaS: Analyst firms play many different roles in the IT industry. Most offer some level of opinion; some offer data, often instead of informed...
Bootcamp

TCBC Cloud Bootcamp take two

Figuring out the cloud is a challenge for many businesses. They can't decide which of the many definitions applies, and how any of them...
Fleet Monitoring

451 Research: ERM Advanced Telematics betting on IoT opportunity beyond traditional telematics

InsightaaS perspective: One of the more intriguing aspects of IoT is the concept’s service as a springboard for conjuring new technology use cases. In...
Security

Symantec Canada: filling the privacy and security gaps

With over 20,600 employees in 50 countries, Symantec is the fourth largest software company in the world, and a leading provider of managed security...
cloud security

Cloud Security, Privacy and Reliability, a new community offering from the TCBC

The Toronto Cloud Business Coalition – a group of more than 60 Canadian experts drawn from the IT management, cloud services provider, channel, academic, VC/corporate finance...
Integration

Maitland integration links technical and business goals

Background: Maitland’s approach to business evolution offers an instructive demonstration of the complex interplay of IT and business requirements – and insight into the...
Inside the Data

Inside the data: IT’s role in supporting innovation

  In October, 2015, InsightaaS worked with global research experts Techaisle to conduct a survey of 402 IT leaders, representing Canadian businesses of all sizes. The...
IaaS to the midsize

ThinkOn: bringing IaaS to the mid-sized enterprise

ThinkOn was founded in 2013 as Canada’s only wholesaler provider of virtual data centre, storage, compute and networking (infrastructure-as-a-service) services. Its focus is on...
TCBC Whitepaper

TCBC whitepaper release: Delivering Hybrid Cloud

The Toronto Cloud Business Coalition – a group of more than 40 Canadian experts drawn from the IT management, cloud services provider, channel, academic,...