Stephen Tanaka, Microsoft Canada's CTO, talks about how Igloo's software is growing and its partnership with the Waterloo-based company.

Published: September 13th, 2018


Canadian Tire employees encouraged to use Facebook at Work

At Canadian Tire Corp. there are 2,500 employees that are logging into Facebook on a regular basis to post, comment, like, and share while they're on the clock - and their employer is

Published on: March 29th, 2016 Brian Jackson

5 ways to more accurately forecast with project management software

Regardless of the type of project you’re beginning, one of the most important aspects of a good start is accurately forecasting when it will be completed. How do you predict when a project will

Published on: August 11th, 2014 TechnologyAdvice

Salesforce.com wants to socialize your Intranet with Company Communities

If you’re looking to build a more social company Intranet, Salesforce.com is looking to help you with Salesforce Company Communities. Announced this week with availability scheduled for the second half of the year,

Published on: May 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Brampton’s Web page update more than just a digital facelift

When the City of Brampton decided to revamp its Intranet and Internet portals, the growing Ontario municipality was dead set on making sure improvements weren't just skin deep.City planners and technology decision makers

Published on: July 23rd, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Brampton’s Webpage not just another digital facelift

When the City of Brampton decided to revamp its Intranet and Internet portals, the growing Ontario municipality was dead set on making sure improvements weren't just skin deep.City planners, technology decision makers were

Published on: July 8th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Vegas casino makes winning wager on technology

Station Casinos Inc. is struggling to reorganize under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection -- an undertaking that's especially difficult because this area's 14 per cent unemployment rate is affecting its core customer base. But

Published on: July 7th, 2010 Matt Hamblen

How to build an awesome intranet without spending a dime

Though e-commerce companies generally have the benefit of not being held to technology decisions made decades earlier, it only took Bill Me Later, a Web-based company (recently acquired by eBay), eight years to

Published on: November 4th, 2008 C.G. Lynch

Intranet overhaul works wonders for BC Automobile Association

A user-focused overhaul has saved the British Columbia Automobile Association's (BCAA) intranet from careening off the road.The new online portal – appropriately dubbed OnRamp – replaced the previous department-centric system three months ago.And

Published on: June 3rd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Allstate Canada pushes self-service intranet tools to employees

Work began on the project - including a corporate intranet and three insurance brand sites - in September 2004, said Karyn Toon, director of corporate relations at Markham, Ont.-based Allstate Canada.The intranet went

Published on: June 20th, 2006 Fawzia Sheikh

A window on corporate efficiency

Altamira Investment Services Ltd. had a corporate intranet, but that wasn’t good enough. Whenever material on the intranet needed updating, the IT department had to get involved, recalls Keith Wilson, manager of system

Published on: December 20th, 2005 Grant Buckler