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Asigra simplifies cloud backup and recovery with new appliance

TORONTO – Cloud backup, recovery and restore software provider Asigra Inc. used its annual Summit conference Tuesday to launch a new data protection appliance with value-added distributor Avnet Inc. Asigra’s Converged Data Protection

Published on: June 16th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

How to get your blog ready for Apple News

Often when we say that Apple made news, it's figurative, but at Monday's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote, we can say that Apple literally unveiled News - a new app that will feed

Published on: June 9th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Picatic offers event organizers free ticketing service

When you buy tickets to an event, there's nothing worse than going online and discovering that there's an extra charge on top of the price of the event just for the tickets to

Published on: June 5th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Buffering: Admit it, you’ve done this before

Buffering… is an editorial cartoon series by Charlie Teljeur that ITBusiness.ca will be bringing to you on a regular basis in the weeks ahead. We want to know what you think – like it?

Published on: June 4th, 2015 Brian Jackson

SAP SuccessFactors offers Canadian data centre to address customer privacy concerns

Canadian customers of human capital management software as a service (SaaS) SuccessFactors will now have the option of storing their data on native soil, according to SAP Canada Inc. A data centre in

Published on: May 27th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Salesforce’s Community Cloud gets big data analytics, speedy templates

Hosted customer relationship management (CRM) vendor Salesforce has updated its Community Cloud solution with new capabilities around targeting recommendations, a new template tool to build communities more quickly, and a direct connection to

Published on: May 25th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Businesses still not buying into Chromebooks: Gartner

Google Inc.'s attempts to appeal to businesses with its low-cost and light-weight Chromebooks hardware is falling flat so far, save for the education sector, according to a new report from Gartner. The Stamford,

Published on: May 21st, 2015 Brian Jackson

Dell adds compliance, encryption to hosted email security solution

Dell has announced enhancements to its Hosted Email Security service to allow businesses to continue to rely on this essential communications channel while ensuring confidential business information is secure from outside threats. The

Published on: May 20th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

New software is fit to organize history lecture or varsity football game

Toronto-based e-commerce software maker AudienceView has expanded its event organizing and ticket-selling software offerings with AV Community, targeted at organizations that might have several different organizers working to put together independent events under

Published on: May 19th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Salesforce offers Canadian startups one free year of Desk.com

Salesforce.com Inc. dropped by Toronto to remind Canadian startups about some of the free access to its platform they can take advantage of, and pile of some new freebies too - but like

Published on: May 14th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Citrix driving the consumerization of modern IT environments

ORLANDO – Saying today’s line of business users are demanding a more consumer-like technology experience at work, with user-friendly apps and go-anywhere computing, Citrix Systems made a number of announcements this week to

Published on: May 14th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Omni-channel marketing, driving selling to one view of the customer

SAN JOSE – NetSuite CEO Zach Nelson is known for his, shall we say, frank assessments of the business decisions of his enterprise resource planning (ERP) software competitors. During his keynote this year

Published on: May 8th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Self-serve supply chain management helps retailer address ‘Amazon effect’

Anyone seeking proof of how cutthroat retail has become might try casting their gaze skyward. In its latest push to stay ahead of the game, Amazon is testing drone parcel deliveries at a

Published on: May 8th, 2015 Christine Wong

Waterloo’s TribeHR works to keep its culture as part of NetSuite

SAN JOSE – It has been nearly 19 months since TribeHR was acquired by NetSuite, and it has been a busy time for company co-founder Joseph Fung and a greatly enlarged TribeHR team.

Published on: May 6th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

NetSuite point of sale system unifies in-store, online shopping experience

SAN JOSE – Omni-channel is the buzzword du jour this week at NetSuite’s annual user conference – getting to one view of the customer whatever channel they come to you through. The cloud-based

Published on: May 6th, 2015 Jeff Jedras