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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’...
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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...

It’s 10 pm – do you know where your data is?

Gone are the days when we could assume corporate data was safely snuggled down in the corporate data centre. Today, it's just as likely...

Out on a limb, or out on the edge?

VMware dazzled with a plethora of ‘Projects’, previews and platform updates at its annual user conference in Las Vegas last week. But what is...
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James Comey squares the circle on “security vs. security”

Former FBI director James Comey claims that celebrity was never one of his career goals. Soft-spoken and thoughtful, he sounds more like the university...

Edge computing – how important is it?

Edge computing has emerged from stealth-mode and judging from the amount of media coverage that it is generating has begun to attract interest for...

New research – Privacy and Security in the Internet of Things Era: IoTCC Best...

In a recent global survey, researchers found that close to half (43%) of IT and security decision makers agree that security is an afterthought...