Canadian IT hiring expectations steady for the rest of the year

IT hiring for the rest of the year will likely be as steady as it was at the beginning of 2014, a new survey of Canadian CIOs suggests. According to Robert Half Technology,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon

New domains carry risk of ‘name collision’ attacks: OpenDNS

Some of the new web addresses recently made available by the Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) may be creating a new security risk that could compromise private networks around the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 23rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Canadian Computer Charity Golf Classic enters 30th year

Barring anything short of a miracle, players on the Toronto Maple Leafs will soon be slinging a bag of golf clubs over their shoulder instead of hitting the rink for early-morning playoff practices.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 4th, 2014 ITBusiness Staff

Linksys rolls out SMB-focused routers and switches

Linksys has launched new products geared towards businesses, unveiling two new dual-band wireless-AC access points and six new switches. Announcing the new products at the Interop show in Las Vegas, Linksys showed off

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 31st, 2014 Candice So

Cisco to open Internet of Things lab in Toronto

Cisco Systems Inc. will set up a $100 million “Internet of Everything” innovation lab in Toronto where organizations can develop M2M solutions when it moves into its new Canadian headquarters next year. In

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Fortinet’s new FG 280 POE handles security for smaller networks

Cozumel, Mexico – High-end network security solutions firm Fortinet Inc. is going after the smaller network operations and the SMB space with some of its latest appliance releases. The foundation of the company’s

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 13th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

And the winner of the D-Link networking makeover contest is…

The Rusty Horseshoe Ranch has won D-Link Systems Inc.'s Extreme SMB Networking Makeover contest – and it’s netted a grand prize of $10,000 in networking gear. “I’m very stoked,” said Chris Pettican, owner

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 20th, 2013 Candice So

Third ‘Extreme Makeover’ finalist: The Rusty Horseshoe Ranch

In the olden days of the wild, wild west, catching a horse thief was a serious matter. After someone had stolen a horse and galloped away into the sunset, it wouldn't have been

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 5th, 2013 Candice So

Linksys unveils first line of products under Belkin

After a two-year hiatus from the small to mid-sized (SMB) market, Linksys is reentering the space with a slew of new products, this time with the backing of Belkin International Inc. Originally a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 18th, 2013 Candice So

3 disruptive technologies Bluecat Networks wants you to know about

Before Richard Hyatt became the CTO and co-founder of Bluecat Networks alongside his brother Michael, he dismissed solving a problem related to Domain Name Servers (DNS) to his IT guy. "It's your job,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 11th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Rogers fastest wireless network in Canada, PCMag tests show

Canadians typically enjoy faster mobile data speeds than their U.S. counterparts, but are paying more for incumbent carriers Rogers Wireless, Telus Mobility, and Bell Mobility to deliver that service, according to a nationwide

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 16th, 2013 Brian Jackson

How to set up your own PRISM surveillance system at home

Internet users have been left reeling in the wake of the National Security Agency files released by Edward Snowden to The Guardian newspaper. Suddenly the big, digital universe that promised anonymity to those

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 11th, 2013 Brian Jackson

First ‘Extreme Makeover’ finalist: AGSI Inc.

When Alan Williams, the vice-president of IT for Angus GeoSolutions Inc., was tasked with building the network for his company's first branch office and securely connecting it back to headquarters, he turned to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 10th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Fortinet launches newest high-throughput firewall appliance

Network security appliance maker Fortinet Inc. has built a new network firewall appliance for enterprise data centres, large service providers, cloud providers, and carriers. The California-based company announced it was releasing the FortiGate-3700

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 7th, 2013 Candice So