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Cyber security lessons from the energy community

Any widespread disruption of electricity, water or gas can have huge impact on day-to-day life. Critical infrastructure must be failsafe, protected and resilient –...

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...

OpenText in the machine era

“The Information Company” is moving with machines to a new digital era marked by software automation. OpenText, the Waterloo, Ontario based startup that has...

Held for Ransom and WannaCry

Ransomware is big business. In early May, the UK's National Health Service (NHS), along with hundreds of other organizations worldwide, was crippled by a massive...
Bridging iot

Information Builders talks next steps in leveraging IoT data

Presenters at the latest Information Builders breakfast seminar, Powering IoT with an Information Management Strategy, provided a comprehensive view of what it will take...

Younger tech talent prove willing and able interns

The talent shortage is a prevailing topic in many of today’s tech conversations. The situation is only becoming more pressing as newer technologies such...

Analytics and operations need to find common ground

This year’s Chief Data and Analytics Officer Conference in Toronto was an opportunity for those in the analytics realm to commiserate over challenges and...

Solving for cost and performance complexity: Just-in-Time VDI

Imagine the traditional engineering firm circa 2000. To access CAD drawing and other sophisticated engineering software, the engineering professional would need to come into...

The Greater Toronto Area – still good for data centres

Recent announcements lead us to believe that Montreal has become the premier location for data centres in Canada. Amazon recently chose Montreal for its...

General Data Protection Regulation: from the EU with love

If you think that you're safe from needing to be compliant with the European Union's upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), think again. If...

DEW 2017: “better together”

A merger can serve many masters: it may be aimed at improving the performance of the target company, consolidating a particular industry, creating or...

Microsoft announces new tools and services to help developers modernize existing...

SEATTLE — May 10, 2017 — Satya Nadella, Scott Guthrie and Harry Shum welcomed thousands of developers to Seattle for Build 2017 — Microsoft’s...

Study assesses risk in a changing insurance market for driverless vehicles

MCLEAN, VA (May 9, 2017) - In October 2015, tax giant KPMG published a report projecting a 60% reduction in the $135 billion auto...

The quantum computing mystique

Talk to those in the quantum computing arena and you will either be enlightened or confused on any given day. At times the language...