Dell Kace M-series offers asset management for SMBs

Dell on Thursday shipped a new asset management appliance for small and medium-size business customers aimed at cutting costs of managing hardware and software.The Kace M300 is the first appliance in a new

Published on: July 15th, 2011 Agam Shah

Building firm supports growth with HP micro server, thin client combo

Toronto's recent four-year construction boom has done well for a lot of local businesses. However, the frenetic activity which at its height saw no less than 15,657 condos sold in a year in

Published on: October 14th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Toronto Police go digital to manage mountains of video evidence

In today's camera-saturated world Big Brother really is watching most of the time, and it's John Sandeman's job to make sure no captured criminal's evidence falls into a blind spot of the law.The

Published on: January 15th, 2010 Brian Jackson

B.C. city gets grip on assets with satellite-map interface

The city council of Prince George, B.C. gave asset manager Frank Blues a tough job – organize all of the town's roads, buildings, and infrastructure assets under a single entry-point system that could

Published on: October 16th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Five easy ways to burglar-proof your laptop

Theft of laptops and other mobile devices is spiraling, and the consequences – financial and other – are getting increasingly dire.These two disconcerting realities are attested to by survey findings from a range

Published on: June 4th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Smart strategies for IT project success

When designing an IT project make sure the recipe includes all the ingredients that foster business adoption, experts say.Doing that prevents the all too common phenomenon of a runaway project that completely exceeds

Published on: March 17th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Smart strategies for IT project success

When designing an IT project make sure the recipe includes all the ingredients that foster business adoption, experts say.Doing that prevents the all too common phenomenon of a runaway project that completely exceeds

Published on: March 17th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Asset mgt helps Canadian library’s four-person IT team serve 250,000

One of Canada's oldest libraries is closing the books on labour-intensive systems monitoring and inventory processing with the help of a recently released software asset management product set from Microsoft. TheKitchener Public Library's

Published on: February 5th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

RFID helps small suppliers take on the big guys

Small Canadian companies can use radio frequency identification (RFID) technology as an effective marketing tool to compete with bigger businesses on their own turf, according to a top executive of a global merchandising

Published on: November 29th, 2007 Nestor Arellano

Software assets can be tough to track unless firms sign up for a SAM program

Implementing a formal software asset management program helps businesses to identify their total software portfolio and recognize any licensing overlap. Business process outsourcing solution provider Minacs is a prime example of a company

Published on: March 26th, 2007 CC Staff