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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 services through the cloud, including data loss prevention, encryption and authentication. The Mountain View, California based company currently supports customers with cloud-based solutions in three ways: users consume Symantec’s cloud-as-a-service hosted […]

Sangam Manikkayam, principal security architect, Symantec Canada

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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 and consulting communities – has published a new document outlining best practices to manage cloud security risk and in the use of cloud to improve IT reliability. Cloud Security, Privacy and […]


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 helping mid-sized enterprises protect and leverage their data assets and optimize their application infrastructure costs. Key end user markets for ThinkOn include the financial, manufacturing and the public sector. The company […]

Craig McLellan, founder and CEO, ThinkOn

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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, VC/corporate finance and consulting communities – has published a new document examining best practice in the deployment of hybrid cloud technologies. The document includes input from a working group led by […]


Microsoft underground 2

When we think about Microsoft, all sorts of things come to mind. Word processors, spreadsheets and servers, for example. But wheelchairs? Seriously? If you step into Microsoft’s underground, anything is possible. The company recently gave a small group of journalists a tour of its labs and a chance to chat with researchers to offer a […]

Lynn Greiner, freelance IT journalist and regular contributor to InsightaaS