Small ISPs way ahead of big telecoms in IPv6 adoption

In the run up to rolling out IPv6 connectivity to their customers, small Internet service providers (ISPs) in Canada have a leg up over the country's large incumbent telcos.In the last 15 years,

Published on: May 6th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

IPv6 transition hazards

With the last IPv4 addresses about to be allocated, the good news is that IT managers -- at least in the U.S. and Europe -- don't suddenly have to get the next Internet

Published on: February 1st, 2011 Stephen Lawson

Thin budgets, bad Vista vibes could block Windows 7 adoption

Aron Smetana, CIO of California-based mortgage lender Paul Financial, sums up in one sentence Microsoft's challenge as it prepares Windows 7 for enterprise adoption."Microsoft has lost a lot of trust and no one

Published on: June 2nd, 2009 Jeff Radecki

Despite Microsoft’s warnings, many Canadian firms skipping Vista entirely

If anyone can be described as a Windows XP diehard it's Bill Lake, managing director of Lakeway Associates at IT systems integrator based in Vancouver.Lake's small company looks after about 100 computers in

Published on: April 6th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Flying car’s maiden flight a success

Logging 37 seconds in the air, a prototype of a flying car completed its first test flight earlier this month in upstate New York. The Transition "roadable" aircraft was created by Woburn, Mass.-based

Published on: March 20th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

Why XP shops should plan their Windows 7 upgrade right now

An XP-to-Vista migration may not be in the cards for everybody, but at this point, the jump to Windows 7 is inevitable for XP users.A recent report from IT research firm TAC (The

Published on: January 28th, 2009 Shane O'Neill