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Centering on the edge with Intel’s new data-centric silicon

While organizations grapple with the digital transformation imperative, tectonic shifts are also underway in the IT provider community as companies come to recognize data,...
Philips’ Azurion and Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 collaboration

Channeling healthcare innovation for home and hospital

Healthcare systems globally are straining under the weight of increasing cost, explosive service demand, and aging infrastructure and equipment. As governments wrestle with these...

VMware Canada: building culture, portfolio sales, and partnerships

As with other members of the Dell EMC 'federation', VMware is managing a tightrope of opportunity, looking to put in place the resources needed...

International Women’s Day 2019 – celebrating and supporting women in technology!

Inclusion, collaboration, and courage – these were the main themes of 5th Annual International Women's Day Talks, presented on March 4th in Toronto. The...

Beauharnois data centre a model of OVH DIY scale

Renowned for their talent in pushing the envelope on data centre innovation, the hyperscale infrastructure providers pose a challenging conundrum to consumers of data...

Iterating BI process: the key to data maturity at Gore Mutual

Context: Founded in 1839, Gore Mutual is Canada’s oldest property and casualty insurer. Self-described as “prompted by care, not profit,” Gore operates as a ‘mutual’...
Interactive Climate action map

Canada’s climate action plan wants you

Climate change predictions can make pessimists of the optimists among us. In the most recent UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report released...

Cloud computing in 2019: cloudy at the edges

Thirty-five years after George Orwell published his classic vision of our dystopian future, Nineteen Eighty-Four, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov offered some predictions for...

A standards anatomy: building tech norms in government Pt 1

Standards, huh, what are they good for? Tech standards are widely touted as a panacea for a multitude of sins. Their application will solve interoperability...

Stop IT “Brain Drain” with AIOps

CIO’s face many challenges today – cybersecurity threats, limited budgets, and business transformation issues, to name a few. But is headcount the biggest worry? ...

New research: ICT Roadmaps to Enhanced Sustainability

The IoT Coalition Canada (IoTCC), the Canadian professional community devoted to developing best practices guidance to accelerate the adoption of IoT, has released its...

Multi-cloud computing – increasing complexity in 2019

  Cloud computing is now more than a decade old, and yet it continues to evolve rapidly as new...

Huawei Mate 20 Pro review

We call them phones, but when is the last time you heard anyone talking about the telephony capabilities...

Book review: Hit Refresh

Satya Nadella’s 2018 letter to shareholders and a recent Forbes article describing how Microsoft “blends IoT and edge computing with AI to change the...

OVH pushes ‘alternate’ cloud at Summit 2018

A unicorn is rare, but is it unique? Discourse on this ‘philosophical’ conundrum parallels much of the positioning that Roubaix-based cloud provider OVH is...