Digital shadow eclipses Canadian firms’ data management efforts

Digital shadow - the volume of digital information generated by various sources - is surging, and Canadian firms are struggling to handle the flood of data, technology experts say.With a compound annual growth

Published on: March 19th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Canadian police forces extend long arm of the law with electronic records management systems

Just about every police service in Canada is turning to modern electronic records management systems (RMS) to support traditional police work. Across the country, police forces are finding that automated records systems can

Published on: March 7th, 2008 Warren Lee

Managing electronic data retention effectively – a 10 point plan

As if you aren't busy enough, you now play the role of protector of electronically stored information.With new regulations and the recent changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, legal departments are

Published on: February 8th, 2008 Paul D'Arcy

Five strategies for ditching dirty data

Despite the idea that business intelligence is a crucial tool for getting and keeping customers, adequately measuring company performance, and delivering flexibility, challenges remain. One of the most important: data governance.Although data governance

Published on: January 8th, 2008 Diann Daniel

Healthcare firm uses technology to maintain strength

Among the list of booming Indian industries, healthcare is just a step ahead of IT -- but that's only because it's arranged alphabetically. The sector has been growing at an incredible pace especially

Published on: December 19th, 2007 Kanika Goswami

MozyHome online service offers unlimited backup on the cheap

Know someone who needs a little help keeping up with their backups, or who needs to access files from multiple locations? Why not treat them to an online backup service like MozyHome? The

Published on: December 18th, 2007 Lucas Mearian

Beefy BI apps threaten to squash Excel

More powerful business intelligence tools are threatening the dominance of Microsoft's Excel in the workplace but industry experts say it's too early to write off the venerable spreadsheet yet."I think BI ubiquity will

Published on: October 19th, 2007 Nestor Arellano

Air Miles flies high with BI

LAS VEGAS – For some Canadian companies the road to business intelligence adoption is often hampered by a bad case of putting the marketing plan cart before the data horse."The marketing plan should

Published on: October 5th, 2007 Nestor Arellano

Product names and the people who hate them

Coca-Cola, Nike, McDonald's, IBM – all solid brand names which despite strong customer connections saw at one time or another the need for an image makeover.For most companies seeking to shore up sagging

Published on: September 28th, 2007 Nestor Arellano

Business Objects provides enterprise data standardization

Data Management Business Objects delivers automated data standardization solution Business Objects rounded out its portfolio of advanced enterprise information management (EIM) solutions by unveiling Universal Data Cleanse (UDC), an option from BusinessObjects Data

Published on: July 31st, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Adobe builds dynamic Web sites and Internet applications

E-Business Adobe ships ColdFusion 8 Adobe Systems Inc. announced the immediate availability of Adobe ColdFusion 8 software. ColdFusion 8, a tool for building dynamic Web sites and Internet applications integrates with complex enterprise

Published on: July 30th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

EPIM

Data Management EPIM releases EssentialPIM Pro Network 2.0 EPIM Ltd. announces the immediate release of EssentialPIM Pro Network 2.0, the release of its planner and personal information organizer.EssentialPIM is used across multiple access

Published on: July 27th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

DPS

Security DSP Telecom releases NetGuardian 216T with four terminal server ports DPS Telecom announced that it has released NetGuardian 216T RTU.This version of the NetGuardian 216T offers clients four additional terminal ports, allowing for

Published on: July 22nd, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

SanDisk provides storage solution for blade servers

Storage SanDisk provides flash-based storage solution for blade servers SanDisk Corp. announced that IBM has selected SanDisk to provide a flash-based storage solution for blade servers. SanDisk's SATA 5000 2.5-inch solid state drive

Published on: July 18th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff