Ontario kicks in $120 M for OpenText jobs plan

Waterloo, Ont.-based enterprise software firm OpenText Corp. will create 1,200 new jobs across Ontario over the next seven years with an infusion of $120 million from the Ontario government, the company announced this

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 25th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Federal budget puts $3M towards Open Data Institute

With $3 million in funding and the blessing of the federal government, a mix of public, private, and academic organizations will be creating an Open Data Institute in Waterloo, Ont. During Tuesday’s budget

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 12th, 2014 Candice So

Tech firms large and small ready to hire BlackBerry cast-offs

When BlackBerry Ltd. announced last week it would be axing 4,500 jobs sometime before Christmas, the tech community in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ont. was left reeling. While the embattled company hasn’t said if all of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 27th, 2013 Candice So

Accelerated: Waterloo’s culture of collaboration

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette Throughout this series, we have often referenced startup accelerators and the important role they play in the commercialization ecosystem, as well as where government support fits into the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 14th, 2011 Francis Moran

10 of tech’s biggest missed opportunities

Some of the biggest high-tech deals never happened. Some of the most promising products and services never came to be. Why? Because the people and companies involved didn't realize what they were letting

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 19th, 2009 Dan Tynan

EPIM

Data Management EPIM releases EssentialPIM Pro Network 2.0 EPIM Ltd. announces the immediate release of EssentialPIM Pro Network 2.0, the release of its planner and personal information organizer.EssentialPIM is used across multiple access

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 27th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Dekart provides password management tool

Security Dekart releases Password Carrier Dekart releases a version of Password Carrier, the password management tool that automatically memorizes and fills passwords and other details on Web-forms and Windows applications. This version of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 13th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Seagate unveils one TB

Storage Seagate launches one TB hard drives Seagate announced one terabyte (TB) hard drives that deliver a combination of capacity, performance and reliability for a wide range of enterprise and desktop PC applications.The Barracuda

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 25th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Dell offers point of sale bundle for Canadian businesses

Infrastructure Dell provides POS computers and peripherals bundled with retail software Dell Canada announced the availability of bundled point of sale (POS) solutions designed to help Canadian small business owners optimize and streamline their

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 21st, 2007 ITBusiness Staff