E-signatures now accepted in Ontario real estate deals

This is the first week of e-signatures being an accepted way to close a deal on a new home in Ontario, as an update to the province's real estate law took effect. According

Published on: July 6th, 2015 Brian Jackson

RBC and The Co-operators share benefits of using e-Signatures

What critical tool do you use in your business every day that is more than 2,000 years old? No, this isn't the start of a joke. There's a real answer -- it's paper.

Published on: May 27th, 2015 ITBusiness Staff

A CMO to Know: Mary-Ellen Power, Silanis

As a new feature on ITBusiness.ca for our special CMO Digital section, we’re featuring profiles of Canadian chief marketing officers and marketing executives. If you’re a CMO and you’d like to be included,

Published on: November 5th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Salesforce targets mobile, wearables with new $100 M fund

The investment wing of cloud software vendor Salesforce.com announced a new $100 million fund targeting mobile apps and connected products this week, and Canadian companies could stand to see some of that money,

Published on: September 10th, 2014 Brian Jackson

RBC sales team saves time and trees with eSignatures

"Just sign here" - three words that signify the completion of a business transaction, especially when you're dealing with a bank. But at the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), those words have taken

Published on: August 21st, 2014 Brian Jackson

PaperVision adds e-forms and digital signatures to ECM suite

In the quest for the paperless office, there are many hurdles that we still can't quite clear, tripping us up and causing us to hit that print button - for example, the need

Published on: February 27th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Symantec updates Norton product line to penalize bad behaviour

As children across the country are headed back to class this week, teachers will be on the lookout for early signs of which students will be trouble over the course of the year

Published on: September 4th, 2013 Brian Jackson

A digital signature’s worth a thousand words, even in business

It wasn't unusual for noted environmentalist and multi-book author David Suzuki to take a pen and autograph the inside of a book cover. What was strange about it this time was he was

Published on: April 16th, 2008 Brian Jackson

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