Interview with McAfee’s Doug Cooke

What are the key security issues facing Canadian businesses? Complexity is the top one, according to Doug Cooke director of sales engineering at McAfee. Mobile devices mean the number of endpoints are exploding,

Published on: November 8th, 2013 Jim Love

The future of managing BYOD: race to mobile data management

With the bring your own device (BYOD) trend catching on within offices everywhere, businesses are thinking about how to integrate their employees' devices into their workplaces. The question is, how do you manage

Published on: October 24th, 2013 Candice So

Create a BYOD plan to enable all of your employees with mobile

Moderating a panel at today's Mobile Enterprise Strategies Summit, I was lucky enough to have a few minutes beforehand to chat with the panelists casually. With Ed Brill, director of mobile enterprise marketing

Published on: October 23rd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Three pointers for BYOD and cloud for SMBs

With the rise of industry buzzwords like ‘cloud’ and the bring your own device (BYOD) trend, it’s hard for small businesses to know where to turn to store their data and keep it

Published on: October 21st, 2013 Candice So

Organizations embracing mobile to boost productivity, but integration is hard

Just ahead of the Mobile Enterprise Strategies Summit next week, IT World Canada has released a survey of decision-makers and their attitudes towards bringing mobile devices into their offices. The biggest findings? Canadian

Published on: October 18th, 2013 Candice So

Salesforce Identity to help handle mobile and cloud in the workplace

Customer management giant Salesforce.com Inc. has launched an integrated identity service for its customers, allowing them to connect across apps and devices. Branded as “Salesforce Identity,” the new features act as a good

Published on: October 15th, 2013 Candice So

7 mobile apps for business that will make you want unlimited data

If you run your own business, you know how useful a smart phone can be to keep everything together away from the office. You're probably also familiar with the frustration of losing your

Published on: October 15th, 2013 Joseph Stark

Building a spy phone is as easy as injecting malware into Android apps

Kevin McNamee stands in front of his laptop on a low stage, a phone in his hand as he scrolls through a program showing his phone’s screen, magnified on a projector screen beside

Published on: October 10th, 2013 Candice So

Canadians not protecting smartphone data with BYOD, Symantec study finds

Canadian consumers and small businesses are taking some serious risks in failing to guard their smartphones and their data, according to a new study from Symantec Corp. Releasing its 2013 Norton Report yesterday,

Published on: October 2nd, 2013 Candice So

BlackBerry unveils new Z30 smartphone

BlackBerry Ltd. has launched its newest flagship smartphone today, calling it the company’s “biggest, fastest, and most advanced.” Branded as the Z30, the phone runs BlackBerry’s operating system (OS), BlackBerry 10 version 10.2.

Published on: September 18th, 2013 Candice So

Hangout: Dealing with data security in a BYOD world

Watch the Hangout replay below: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMDeT_whjJQ Long gone are the days when an IT department was the sole issuer and administrator of technology within a company. Thanks to the consumer technology revolution, employees

Published on: August 22nd, 2013 Brian Jackson

8 strategies to take your business to the next level

Every business comes to a point in its life cycle where an evaluation must be made to decide what aspects of the company are in need of a little change. Maybe you've noticed

Published on: August 14th, 2013 Joseph Stark

Why tablets are overpowering computers, and how it will affect your business

In the recent past, tablets and other mobile devices have seen their sales skyrocket, leaving conventional laptops and desktops in their dust.But what are the factors behind this growth and what does it

Published on: August 2nd, 2013 Joseph Stark

Measuring risks to your company’s data security

The next time you need to make a decision involving the security of your company's data, it may be a good idea to rethink your approach before you launch into action. That was

Published on: June 12th, 2013 Candice So