BI and the SMB

What does business intelligence mean to an SMB, and how do I take advantage of it to work smarter?This question cannot be answered without a definition of business intelligence (BI), which simply means

Published on: September 20th, 2005 Michael Burns

Five ways portals are evolving for easier SMB use

A Web portal helps a company share information with its employees, enabling the creation of an intranet that management or a specific group can use to view the status of a number of

Published on: September 20th, 2005 Adam Pletsch

The Digital Dashboard

According to most accounts, the concept of the digital dashboard came out of Microsoft -- from Bill Gates himself. Gates, looking for a way to monitor his company's performance on a daily basis,

Published on: September 20th, 2005 Adam Pletsch

New solid-ink printer from Xerox

Xerox Canada is expanding its office printer portfolio with new Phaser printers boasting more colour options and features.The solid ink Phaser 8500 prints up to 24 ppm in colour and black-and-white, has a

Published on: September 20th, 2005 ITBusiness Staff

CEOs complete companies

The first job of a "real CEO" is to complete their company. The results of ChannelCorp's research on top performing partners is clear: the key characteristic of mediocre businesses is that they are

Published on: September 13th, 2005 Bruce Stuart

The many peaks and valleys of the MFP/copier market

The Canadian MFP/Copier market is a mix of peaks and valleys, with some product categories soaring skywards and others at times falling precipitously. Although the market is by and large mature, it is

Published on: September 13th, 2005 Ivar Kangur

NAS for the home

While the DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) wishes it were so, home PC and entertainment networks don't simply get dropped into your home. If yours is like ours, they arrive slowly through a

Published on: September 13th, 2005 Max Spindle

Kyocera Canada signs with Ingram Micro

After four years without a distributor, Kyocera Mita Canada has inked Ingram Micro Canada to be its exclusive distributor.Kyocera Mita's original strategy was to be distribution free so that they could pass on

Published on: September 13th, 2005 Paolo Del Nibletto

Coming soon, to a card table near you

ATI's newest version of its All-in-Wonder card, the 2006, lets you capture TV programs and burn them to a DVD that can be played in your own computer or a regular DVD player

Published on: September 13th, 2005 Bob and Joy Schwabach