Compliance demands hammering Canadian companies on all fronts

Canadian businesses are feeling extreme pressure to comply with ever increasing standards and regulations, according to security technology experts.Organizations want guidance on how to rationalize compliance management and recoup its associated costs, said

Published on: November 30th, 2007 Nestor Arellano

Data loss-prevention efforts stymied by poor processes

Protecting corporate data entails more than securing the perimeter; it requires that companies identify the data to be secured and explicitly define with processes how to prevent leaks. And according to a recent

Published on: November 14th, 2007 Denise Dubie

ISO 17799: Finally, a universal approach to create security policies and practices

ISO 17799 is a descendant of the British Standard Institute (BSI) Information Security Management standard BS 7799.While many organizations use the BS 7799 standard, demand grew for an internationally recognized information security standard

Published on: March 26th, 2007 CC Staff

Novell draws blueprint for ITIL-driven data centre design

ITIL is a set of best practices for managing IT operations, developed by the British government's Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency (now part of the Office of Government Commerce) in the late 1980s.In

Published on: March 26th, 2007 Grant Buckler

Insurance industry adopts ACORD XML

The industry in which Transamerica Life Canada works is changing, and in order to continue interacting and competing with others in its sectors, the company has no choice but to change with it.The

Published on: May 31st, 2006 Poonam Khanna