entrepreneurship@Alacrity

Program targets students in and recent graduates of engineering and business programs. Participants receive grants to cover their basic costs, living expenses and are provided office space at Wavefront in Vancouver. Graduating companies

Published on: May 10th, 2013

Enterprise vendors must know how to triage before marketing to SMBs

Although it is absolutely true in marketing that you can't be all things to all people, it is equally true that sometimes you need to expand the range of customers you are targeting

Published on: April 22nd, 2013 Francis Moran

Change management: deciding whether to ‘push’ or ‘pull’

It is said that the only thing that's constant is change. Whether it is technology related or there is a crisis and processes have to change, it involves coming up with a change

Published on: March 25th, 2013 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Jolt @ MaRS

JOLT is a technology accelerator dedicated to building high-growth web and mobile companies that promise to transform the way consumers and enterprises interact with technologies. If you are selected, JOLT invests $50,000 in your

Published on: December 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

SanDisk offers $75 million to innovate flash memory

If you’re looking for an idea to start your next business, SanDisk has a pretty strong incentive to get you thinking about developing Flash memory technology.That incentive comes in the form of a

Published on: December 14th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Even angels are going enterprise

By Francis Moran  There’s been a growing amount of attention paid recently to the surge in interest by startups in working on enterprise-grade products and services rather than the quick-to-market consumer and web

Published on: November 14th, 2012 Francis Moran

HP ElitePad 900 launched – a Windows 8 tablet for business

Hewlett-Packard Co. announced its second Windows 8-based tablet today, this one the business-targeted ElitePad 900. Built to be a tablet that a larger enterprise or government department could deploy to its staff, the

Published on: October 1st, 2012 Brian Jackson

Size doesn’t matter when it comes to protecting against online attacks

Lately it seems rare to read a technology section and not see a story about a targeted online security attack. With Stuxnet, Duqu and now Flamer making big headlines, targeted attacks have become

Published on: July 17th, 2012 Paul Wood

Data stored by organizations passes 2 zettabyte mark

Information stored by Canadian small businesses is expected to grow more than 2.5 times faster than data stored by their large enterprise counterparts, and they are paying more to manage it, according to

Published on: June 26th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Windows 8 primed for business, Microsoft says

Microsoft urged enterprises on Tuesday to adopt Windows 8, its upcoming OS for desktops, laptops and tablets which some industry experts believe faces an uphill battle for acceptance by IT professionals.At a keynote

Published on: June 12th, 2012 Juan Carlos Perez

Google’s $12.5 B Motorola Mobility bid finally a done deal

It's official: Google is now a hardware company.Google said Tuesday morning thatit has closed the deal to acquireMotorola Mobility for $12.5billion.Sanjay Jha is stepping down from his post as CEO of Motorola Mobility;Dennis

Published on: May 22nd, 2012 Sharon Gaudin

Telus enters enterprise cloud game

Telus has launched its first cloud offering aimed at the enterprise market but isn't confining it to any specific size of business customer.Telus says its new AgilIT VirtualPrivate Cloud is tailored forbusinesses of

Published on: April 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Global tablet sales will double to 119M in 2012: Gartner

Global tablet sales will nearly double in 2012 from just a year ago, Gartner Inc. researchers predicted today.Gartner's latest forecast is for tablet sales to hit 118.9 millionunits this year, a 98 per

Published on: April 10th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

RIM releases Mobile Fusion for Android, iOS device management

Research in Motion Ltd. released its BlackBerry Mobile Fusion solution today for mobile device management across various operating systems.Theproduct, first announced in November, enables BlackBerry, iOS andAndroid devices to be managed using asingle

Published on: April 3rd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff