Articles By Lynn Greiner

Collision from Home 2020 at a glance

 

Published on: July 2nd, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Canada shines in global hacking competitions to address COVID-19 business challenges

When COVID-19 virtually shut down the world, many organizations wondered what they could do to help. Some donated money or resources, but for some, their support, in part, took the approach of helping

Published on: June 15th, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Huawei Global Analyst Summit: Fibre is gold

Building infrastructure of any kind isn't cheap, and building communications infrastructure can be especially challenging. Yet carriers can't afford not to build out capacity; the current COVID-19 pandemic has illustrated the importance of

Published on: June 3rd, 2020 Lynn Greiner

Huawei chairman says ‘survival is the keyword’ for the company right now

As U.S. sanctions against Huawei continue, the company is feeling the pain. At its 17th annual Global Analyst Summit this week, rotating chairman Guo Ping said, "Over the past year, many technologies became

Published on: May 22nd, 2020 Lynn Greiner

More than 90,000 join IBM for Digital Think conference

Arvind Krishna's first keynote as IBM's chief executive officer probably wasn't the event of his dreams. Instead of standing in front of an enthusiastic crowd at IBM Think in San Francisco, he spoke

Published on: May 8th, 2020 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