Data: The language of modern business leaders

“Time changes all things; there is no reason why language should escape this universal law.”— Ferdinand De Saussure Regardless of the region or country you find yourself in, there is one common language

Published on: March 17th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Tackling your digital architecture for cloud superiority

“Anywhere, anytime, on any device” is the new normal for business operations requiring enterprises to exchange information in real-time every day. Navigating the digital space is a crucial component to not only stand

Published on: January 9th, 2017 Steve Proctor

The mining transformation: Trends to watch in 2017 and beyond

It’s been a turbulent year for miners, with metal prices starting near multi-year lows as executives drew from a common playbook: slashing spending, costs and debt. Then came Brexit and the U.S. election

Published on: January 6th, 2017 ITBusiness Staff

How Businesses Can Take Advantage of the Mobile App Boom

The rise of mobile technology has allowed for an app explosion over the past few years. According to The Statistics Portal, The Apple Store has 2,000,000 apps (as of June 2016) and Google

Published on: December 21st, 2016 ITBusiness Staff

Stay cyber-safe this holiday season

The holidays are a busy time of year, packed with family gatherings, festive parties and hours spent lining up in crowded stores to buy gifts for loved ones. It’s also a time when

Published on: December 21st, 2016 IT Business Staff

How Lululemon is securing long-term sustainability with its community hubs

Promoting a healthy lifestyle is the backbone of lululemon athletica - a technical athletic apparel company for yogis, fitness buffs and adrenaline junkies around the globe. The Vancouver-based corporation started as a clothing

Published on: December 12th, 2016 Steve Proctor

How A.I. and Chatbots Will Change Startups

Looking back at the Dot Com boom at the turn of the millennium, it’s amazing to see how far we’ve come thanks to the internet and how mixing business with technology has proliferated

Published on: October 18th, 2016 Jeff Radecki

Why managed Wi-Fi makes sense for business

The demand on the wireless local area network (WLAN) is growing -- and organizations should consider cloud-managed Wi-Fi, which shifts IT responsibilities to the cloud, from provisioning to troubleshooting and configuration. Indeed, cloud-managed Wi-Fi is one of the

Published on: June 16th, 2016 Vawn Himmelsbach

Reducing the cost and complexity of network security

The prospect of a security breach is a fact of business life. Just consider a couple examples from recent months: a simple phishing attack conned a payroll employee at Arizona-based supermarket chain Sprouts

Published on: June 9th, 2016 Lynn Greiner

How upgrading your network can deliver a competitive advantage

In 2014, Gartner reported that the average cost of network downtime to an enterprise was $5,600 per minute. And even if the network isn't completely non-functional, high latency can potentially impact productivity, especially

Published on: June 2nd, 2016 Lynn Greiner

Keeping it simple: Tackling infrastructure complexity

Canadian businesses are struggling with spiraling costs to maintain and update IT infrastructure because of the growing demands of mobile connectivity and increasing numbers of tools required to ensure an efficient, secure network.

Published on: May 26th, 2016 Suzanne Robicheau

Three ways businesses can shed the burden of managing mobile devices and data

There was a time when futurologists thought the Information Age was going to abolish drudgery for people. Machines and software programs would take care of most menial tasks while humans could be free

Published on: May 19th, 2016 Lynn Greiner

The top three network security challenges for 2016

Securing the network has always been a challenge, but it’s only getting more complex, thanks to the rise of cloud applications, programmable networks and bring-your-own-everything. The Enterprise Connectivity Series Future-proofing your business For

Published on: May 12th, 2016 Vawn Himmelsbach

3 ways the connected workspace can make your business better

It’s not headline-making news that the way people work has changed dramatically over the past decade. But with changing demographics — including more millennials entering the workforce — and the rise of disruptive

Published on: May 5th, 2016 Vawn Himmelsbach