Articles By Lynn Greiner

Working from home: nailing down your home network

You're sitting at your computer, browsing the web and suddenly a pop-up appears offering you an app that will give you updated COVID-19 info from the World Health Organization. "That's helpful," you think,

Published on: March 31st, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Huawei Watch GT 2 ups the ante in functionality

When you put last year's Huawei Watch GT and a Huawei Watch GT 2 side by side, it's hard to tell them apart. The bezels are slightly different (the GT 2's is narrower

Published on: March 27th, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Suddenly working from home and need a solution that works? Here are some options

With the continuing spread of COVID-19, many companies are opting to have employees work from home (WFH), and vendors are stepping up to help, offering free or discounted products and services. There is,

Published on: March 18th, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Tips for the painless migration of your data warehouse to the cloud

From humble beginnings only a few years ago, the cloud has arrived. Now widely embraced by the IT industry, it’s the strategy of choice for organizations pursuing competitive advantage through agility, cost efficiencies

Published on: March 2nd, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Windows 7 is dead, but 25% of large businesses in Canada are still running it on desktops, says IDC survey

With files from Alex Coop   Windows 7 is officially dead. No, it won't suddenly cease to function; as anyone who booted it up after the end-of-support deadline of January 14 discovered. It

Published on: January 20th, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Cisco Customer Experience Center in photos

Published on: December 23rd, 2019 Lynn Greiner

Huawei Watch GT review: a sturdy device at a respectable price

It's funny how things go around. First people wore wristwatches. Then watches became unfashionable as users whipped out their phones to check the time. Now, watches are back, but they're nothing like your

Published on: December 22nd, 2019 Lynn Greiner

State of Salesforce report says customer satisfaction and retention primary goals for AI investments

In conjunction with Salesforce's annual conference, Dreamforce, last week, Bluewolf, a global consultancy and Salesforce strategic partner, released its annual report on how the best companies use Salesforce. The State of Salesforce collected

Published on: November 27th, 2019 Lynn Greiner

Zoho revamps document management, says Canadian data centre coming in 2020

TORONTO -- When Zoho CRM launched in November 2005, the company was known as AdventNet (it become Zoho Corporation in May 2009) and had just dipped its toes into the cloud world with

Published on: November 25th, 2019 Lynn Greiner

Salesforce upgrades with voice everywhere and a single source of truth

At its annual user conference this week, Dreamforce, Salesforce unveiled what it calls the Holy Grail of CRM: Customer 360 Truth, a set of data and identity services that lets companies link information

Published on: November 22nd, 2019 Lynn Greiner

‘We promise we will work with everybody’ says Salesforce CEO

Partnership was a key theme at Dreamforce, Salesforce's annual user conference. "We would love to do everything, but we can't," said Marc Benioff, chairman and co-chief executive officer during his keynote. "We realize

Published on: November 20th, 2019 Lynn Greiner

Willow Springs unveils the intelligent winery

Published on: July 29th, 2019 Lynn Greiner

Montreal wins $50 million from federal government in Smart Cities Challenge

Montreal has a $50 million more budget to put towards its smart city plan today. Infrastructure Canada today announced the winners of its Smart Cities Challenge, a competition open to all Canadian municipalities,

Published on: May 15th, 2019 Lynn Greiner

IBM and Boehringer Ingelheim partner on blockchain for clinical trials

Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. (BI) and IBM Canada are partnering to make clinical trials safer and more efficient through the use of blockchain. In a Canadian first, blockchain technology will be used in

Published on: March 22nd, 2019 Lynn Greiner

How SAQ and CAMH are driving results with data analytics

Analytics is a broad term, encompassing everything from basic statistics to the complex algorithms used in artificial intelligence. Yet organizations of all types can find ways to derive value from the technology. At

Published on: September 29th, 2018 Lynn Greiner