UC – it’s quite simple after all

For many Canadian small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), unified communications (UC) remains just a buzzword despite the benefits experienced larger businesses using the technology.Cost, complexity and unfamiliarity with UC are significant adoption barriers

Published on: May 23rd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

In Canada the “paperless office” is still pulp fiction

There's a big difference, it seems, between thinking green and working green.True, a majority of Canadian workers profess concern for the environment.Many even embrace electronic and digital technology designed to cut down on

Published on: April 11th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

ISPs team up to fight child exploitation

It will be harder for Web surfers to accidentally – or otherwise -- stumble upon the worst the Internet has to offer, thanks to an initiative involving Cybertip.ca and Canada's major ISPs.The initiative,

Published on: November 23rd, 2006 Kathleen Sibley

Peterborough hospital to offer smart bedside terminals

An Ontario health-care organization is turning the construction of a new hospital into an opportunity for offering built-in electronic information exchange.Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) isn’t due to open its doors for another

Published on: November 16th, 2006 Shane Schick

Telus reorganizes under income trust

Incumbent carrier Telus Corp. on Monday announced it will take its entire business into an income trust model in a bid to increase its investments in broadband network infrastructure and grow shareholder revenues.Monday's

Published on: September 11th, 2006 Sarah Lysecki

ATB Financial dips toe into VoIP waters

ATB Financial may not be moving to voice-over-IP just yet, but it has signed an $8.3-million agreement with one of Canada’s largest telecommunications providers to make sure it is ready when the time

Published on: August 31st, 2006 Shane Schick

WarrenShepell embarks on three-year IT growth plan

WarrenShepell describes its $3-million IT investment in health and wellness services as the largest system improvement made to employee assistance programs (EAP) in Canada.The company provides these services to more than 2,500 organizations

Published on: May 15th, 2006 Fawzia Sheikh