Vitamin Y

Vitamin Y

Vitamin Y: The app approach to building data service value

Context: New York-based Information Builders has committed to expanding its presence in Canada through a mix of community building exercises. One approach that the long-time...

Vitamin Y: The value of (business) collaboration

Context: At InsightaaS, we write extensively about "collaboration" — and like many professionals with an IT bent, we often interpret the term itself as referring...

Vitamin Y: Minds Meeting in Detroit

Context: Meeting of the Minds has become the premier leadership conference for sustainable cities. An initiative of Urban Age Institute which works to foster leadership...

Vitamin Y: An alliance analysis of IBM/Apple

Context: On July 15, Apple and IBM announced a "global partnership to transform enterprise mobility." It spanned several different areas of collaboration: "industry-specific enterprise...

Vitamin Y: Paul Lewis on why "You don't have a Big Data problem"

Context: Paul Lewis is a CTO with a deep interest in Big Data. Now with Hitachi Data Systems after holding IT executive positions at...

Vitamin Y: Goin' down the Canadian Road

Context: CDW rolled its Technoliner into Canadian territory this week, launching its Canada tour with a debut performance in Toronto’s downtown lakefront district. Built...

Vitamin Y: BlackBerry Experience Toronto touchdown

Context: BlackBerry has mounted a six city global tour aimed at educating enterprise customers on the company’s vision and product strategy for the next decade....

Vitamin Y: Cloud storage, backup and recovery

Context: May’s gathering of the TechConnex cloud peer group was addressed by Dave Clark, business leader for Clear Cover Data Protection, and Matt Adams of...

Vitamin Y: Google Glass Hackathon

Context: The second ever Canadian Google Glass Hackathon was held at the MaRs Discovery District at the end of April. Intended to inspire the...

Vitamin Y: Microsoft Canada launches new speakers series

Context: Microsoft has launched a series of intimate events featuring high-calibre speakers from inside and outside the company to stimulate discussion of key industry issues,...

Vitamin Y: ASCII Chicago

Context: The 40-year-old ASCII organization provides support for 2000 SMB VAR members via sessions across the US. InsightaaS was invited to "pinch hit" for our...