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Digital Transformation Awards 2019 – Large Public Sector finalists

Who will win the category? Attend the Digital Transformation Conference and Awards on Aug. 8 and find out. Register today City of Mississauga Trying to run a large municipal organization with cumbersome processes

Published on: July 22nd, 2019

Digital Transformation Awards 2019 – Large Private Sector finalists

Who will win the category? Attend the Digital Transformation Conference and Awards on Aug. 8 and find out. RBC Fun fact: only eight per cent of the world’s money exist as physical cash,

Published on: July 22nd, 2019

Digital Transformation Awards 2019 – Artificial Intelligence Disruptor finalists

Who will win the category? Attend the Digital Transformation Conference and Awards on Aug. 8 and find out. Ada Gartner is projecting that by next year, 85 per cent of all customer conversations

Published on: July 21st, 2019

Mastercard and Zoho expand partnership to provide tools on a global scale

After beginning their partnership in India, Zoho Corp. and Mastercard Inc. have announced a partnership expansion to provide Zoho's tools to Mastercard clients all over the world. The partnership gives Mastercard's SMB clients

Published on: July 17th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Most SMBs still terrible at developing an online presence despite obvious benefits, BDC study says

An online presence becomes all the more vital as more people shop on the web every year, but a recent study from The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) says, despite the obvious

Published on: July 11th, 2019 Buckley Smith

FedDev Ontario announces $500,000 investment in Weever Apps

FedDev Ontario has announced a repayable contribution of $500,000 to Hamilton-based software company Weever Apps, which it believes will aid the company in the commercialization of its newly launched Process Manager software, a

Published on: July 8th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Businesses can learn something from Toronto Raptors, says Salesforce evangelist

Salesforce.com, Inc. suggests companies that are hesitant to adopt new technologies need only look at the Toronto Raptors for guidance. In a recently released report focused on tech adoption in Canada by Salesforce,

Published on: July 5th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Three common digital transformation mistakes

By Deeana Radley, Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Any business still using pen and paper to track inventory would be seen as behind the times. However, many businesses see nothing wrong with using spreadsheets

Published on: July 4th, 2019 IT Business Staff

Sugar Creek Brewery adding AI and IoT to the ingredients list

The recent explosion of craft breweries in North America has brought a lot of the creativity back to the art of brewing beer. But as the Sugar Creek Brewing Company found out recently,

Published on: June 28th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Mississauga submits smart city plan, awaits final approval

Despite not winning the Smart Cities Challenge this past year, the City of Mississauga is looking to forge ahead with their plans as it presented its Smart City Master Plan to general committee

Published on: June 27th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Sidewalk Labs decision to offload tough decisions on privacy to third party is wrong, says its former consultant

After over two years of controversy, Sidewalk Labs finally presented a 1,500-page draft master smart city plan for a government-owned stretch of Toronto's eastern waterfront, but critics immediately pointed out how it doesn't

Published on: June 27th, 2019 Alex Coop

Shopify Ping now compatible with Apple Business Chat

After launching Shopify Ping last year, Shopify Inc. has announced that merchants will now be able to manage and respond to any messages from Apple Business Chat directly from the Shopify Ping app.

Published on: June 26th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Shopify Unite Day 1: New languages, currencies, POS, and Shopify Plus

Shopify Inc. kicked off its Shopify Unite event today in Toronto, where it recently opened a new office, with announcements about updates to its Shopify Plus platform and point of sale (POS) system,

Published on: June 19th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Preparing today’s IT enterprises to meet the needs of tomorrow’s IT buyers

Changing demographics and transformative technologies are shining a new light on traditional marketing strategies. For technology companies in particular, it’s no longer enough to know their current consumers. Business success will depend on

Published on: June 13th, 2019 Suzanne Robicheau

Canadian Blood Services protecting its data against natural disasters with data centre resiliency model

When dealing with blood transfusion and organ transplant services, the safety and availability of critical IT services is absolutely vital, and when all of those services are located in the same region, the

Published on: June 13th, 2019 Buckley Smith