Canada behind BRICS countries in trusting IT, EMC study finds

When it comes to data protection, China, the U.S., South Africa and Brazil are in the vanguard, with some of the most forward-thinking IT protections in place – and Canada is lingering behind,

Published on: November 22nd, 2013 Candice So

Dell to acquire Vancouver’s Make Technologies

Dell Inc. plans to acquire Make Technologies Inc., a Vancouver, B.C.-based which specializes in helping businesses replace outdated IT systems, the company said Thursday, marking its third enterprise-related acquisition announcement this week. Make

Published on: April 5th, 2012 Loek Essers

Microsoft helps banks do SWIFT business

Microsoft Corp.’s latest financial services offering aims to make it easier for the financial sector to convert archaic legacy payment messages into a commonly-accepted international standard and will be available through a Canadian

Published on: September 25th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Leading Canadian bank jettisons legacy systems to gain agility

Why would ATB Financial – the largest Alberta-based financial institution – in one fell swoop, rip out core banking systems it used for more than three decades?And then why would it replace these

Published on: May 7th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes