Canadian SMBs quicker to adopt cloud, but future is still looking a little foggy

Cloud adoption in Canada may be ticking upwards among small businesses, but there may still be a host of barriers that is holding the industry back. In an IT World Canada survey of

Published on: November 18th, 2013 Candice So

Nominees named for Ontario entrepreneur of the year

Ernst & Young LLP (E&Y) has announced its regional finalists for Canadian Entrepreneur of the Year, in what is now the 20th year of the competition. On Thursday, E&Y announced the names of

Published on: July 5th, 2013 Candice So

Toronto’s Varicent Software bought by IBM

The analytics expertise of Toronto-based Varicent Software Inc. was just to enticing for Big Blue to ignore.IBM today announced it has acquired the software company that specializes in analytics and compensation and sales

Published on: April 13th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

A million reasons why Canadian firms should be worried about security

Canadian companies and government organizations collectively lose $1.25 million annually, on average, to IT security breaches, and nearly a quarter of firms here are dissatisfied with their own security policies, a recent survey

Published on: August 11th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Wanted – CIOs who are business leaders, not button-pushers

Canadian CIOs see their role shifting to focus more on business leadership and less on the daily mundane tasks of tech support, but don't quite think they're ready for the job yet, according

Published on: May 9th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Virtual systems pose real security challenges to Canadian businesses

Today many Canadian companies are reducing the number of physical servers in their organization and replacing them with cheaper-to operate virtual machines (VM).That's fine as long as they realize there's nothing "virtual" about

Published on: April 17th, 2008 Nestor Arellano