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Adobe will be increasing its Creative Cloud subscription prices soon – but not in Canada

LAS VEGAS - Budget-minded Canadians subscribing to Adobe Systems Inc.'s signature Creative Cloud service can breathe a sigh of relief. Buried in the press release announcing what Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen called the

Published on: October 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

New Microsoft Canada president makes the case for “cool” Canadian innovation

When journalists sat down to ask Kevin Peesker questions on Wednesday - their first opportunity since he took over the top job at Microsoft Canada - he had a couple of questions for

Published on: October 18th, 2017 Christine Wong

Canadian retailers aren’t meeting shopper expectations fast enough, Salesforce finds

Canadian shoppers want a more personalized experience, and according to Inc., retailers aren't listening. For its third annual Connected Shopper report, the customer relationship management (CRM) giant interviewed more than 1000 Canadians

Published on: October 11th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

NetApp CEO begins Insight with silence, vow to continue in wake of Las Vegas tragedy

LAS VEGAS - George Kurian faced a challenge that few leaders have, and none would want. On the morning of Tuesday Oct. 3, NetApp's CEO faced a crowd of more than 4000 attendees

Published on: October 3rd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Salesforce adds AI-powered revenue forecasting to Sales Cloud Einstein Inc. wants to help salespeople and their managers take the guesswork out of revenue forecasts. This week the customer relationship management (CRM) giant announced three new features for its artificial intelligence (AI)-powered

Published on: September 21st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Why Canada’s Kinross Gold uses SAP to coordinate its HR operations across four continents

LAS VEGAS, NV. - Larry Duong arrived at Kinross Gold Corp. knowing the benefits of digital transformation first-hand. As a workforce and human resources information system (HRIS) manager for document destruction firm Shred-it

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

How the makers of Gorilla Glass used SuccessFactors to modernize their HR operations

LAS VEGAS, NV. - Chances are you haven't heard of Corning Inc. But you're definitely familiar with their products. The Corning, N.Y.-based industrial glass and ceramic manufacturer's best-known product, Gorilla Glass, is incorporated

Published on: September 1st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Mobile integral to SuccessFactors’ reinvention, SAP executive says

LAS VEGAS, NV. - Mobile technology, illustrated by a recent Apple Inc.-assisted redesign of its signature SuccessFactors platform, will be integral to SAP SE's efforts to digitally transform human resources going forward, one

Published on: August 31st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Infosys CEO steps down, slams company on the way out

Trouble is afoot at Indian tech giant Infosys. CEO Vishal Sikka resigned last week, citing "unrelenting, baseless... and increasingly personal attacks." Sikka, who has been the CEO and managing director of Infosys for

Published on: August 25th, 2017 Alex Radu

Hashtag Trending – Microsoft’s Surface Book problem, Amazon’s data centres now easier to use

Microsoft has a Surface Book problem, Amazon is making it easier for companies to use their data centres, and a neo-Nazi website is having trouble finding a new home. On Monday Reddit users

Published on: August 15th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Act-On relaunches its online training program

After revolutionizing marketing, SaaS provider Act-On Software Inc. wants to revolutionize career development training too. On Tuesday the Portland, Ore.-based developer announced Act-On University, a rebranded training program composed of more than 40

Published on: August 10th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Adobe unveils new AI-powered personalization abilities for its marketing solution

Consumers want more and more personalization in their products and services, and Adobe Systems Inc. is trying to meet those demands with its latest announcement. The company has unveiled new capabilities for its

Published on: August 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Synerion helps SMBs automate their employee scheduling and payroll

Digital transformation is as essential a pursuit for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) as enterprises, if not more so. It's also expensive, a challenge Synerion North America Inc. would like to help them

Published on: August 3rd, 2017 ITBusiness Staff

AWS to host cloud-based academic video platform for Canadian universities

Today’s students expect high-quality digital services throughout their academic journeys, and a new partnership will provide that. Education technology company Echo360 has announced that its cloud-based video and active learning platform will be

Published on: July 30th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

MBC promises to make managed IT services a delightful experience

One of the key barriers to digital transformation - a challenge many of our readers are no doubt familiar with - is how difficult it can be to implement the IT infrastructure and

Published on: July 28th, 2017 ITBusiness Staff