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HP goes big on big data, looks to bring analytics down market

Big data and the analytics it fuels is becoming increasingly important to line of business users from marketing to sales, allowing them to make quicker decisions with better information. A series of new

Published on: August 13th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Symantec sells off backup business Veritas for billions

After months of seeking buyers, Symantec announced Tuesday it is selling Veritas to a group of investment firms for $8 billion in cash. The investors are led by the Carlyle Group, followed by GIC Private Limited, a

Published on: August 12th, 2015 Dave Yin

Montreal company helps content creators manage their video libraries

With video and content marketing becoming more and more important to marketers – including marketing to internal clients -- managing growing video libraries within an organization can become a challenge, and it’s one

Published on: August 11th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

New 70” interactive display designed for classroom and boardroom collaboration

Visual solutions vendor ViewSonic Corp. has launched a new 70” interactive display designed to stimulate interactive learning and collaborative brainstorming in classrooms and boardrooms. The CDE7060T is ViewSonic’s new 70”, 10-point touch interactive

Published on: August 10th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Canadian Olympic Commitee embraces the power of e-signatures

Canadian athletes are going digital as the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) says goodbye to paper and hello to e-SignLive’s e-signature technology. According to the CBC, the average age of this year’s team Canada athletes

Published on: August 10th, 2015 Jackie Atkins

New Epson ‘Supertank’ holds 20x more ink than your current printer

You may not have replaced your printer's ink cartridge for two years, but that's probably because it's sitting empty and you can't be bothered to go through the hassle of buying a new

Published on: August 6th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Sage and Salesforce partner to bring new approach to SMB finances

NEW ORLEANS – The fruits of the strategic partnership between Sage Plc and Salesforce.com Corp. were unveiled last week at the annual Sage Summit user conference with Sage Live, which the companies promise

Published on: August 5th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Ryerson’s DMZ gets renovation with IBM Bluemix Garage

IBM Corp. is opening a cloud-focused developer environment embedded within Ryerson University's DMZ incubator. IBM's Bluemix Garage will be the first such location opened up in Canada and the third in the world

Published on: August 5th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Salesforce making sure there’s an enterprise app for that

On-demand business software vendor Salesforce.com Inc. has launched its Salesforce1 Lighting Components and App Builder to help enterprises ensure they’ll have an app for that. The Salesforce1 Lightning Components and App Builder lets

Published on: July 30th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Windows 10 gets a price tag for those not eligible for free upgrade

A day after officially launching the free upgrade process for users of Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1, Microsoft Corp. has put a price tag on Windows 10 for those running older versions of

Published on: July 30th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Sage: You will never hear us use the term ERP again

NEW ORLEANS – For business software vendor Sage Plc, ERP (enterprise resource planning) is now a dirty word. The company told attendees at its annual Sage Summit conference this week that its Sage

Published on: July 29th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Windows 10 review: the last OS you’ll ever have to install

This might be the last review of Windows you ever have to read. Microsoft Corp. is launching Windows 10 on Wednesday and described the release as the "last version of Windows." From now on,

Published on: July 28th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Sage takes X3 to the cloud to empower line of business

NEW ORLEANS – Business software vendor Sage Plc used its annual Summit user conference on Tuesday to take its flagship enterprise resource planning (ERP) suite for the midmarket – Sage X3 – to

Published on: July 28th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

BlackBerry makes bet on crisis communications with AtHoc acquisition

BlackBerry Ltd. is continuing to bolster its software business with the acquisition of a U.S. vendor specializing in crisis communications in times of business disruption. While BlackBerry has been struggling to put its

Published on: July 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Canadian startups take on Periscope, Meerkat with different take on live streaming

These two Canadian startups are hoping to challenge the giants of the live streaming industry. Trace and Yeplive are two companies eager to leave their mark on the world of live video sharing and

Published on: July 22nd, 2015 Jackie Atkins