A veteran technology and business journalist, Jeff Jedras began his career in technology journalism in the late 1990s, covering the booming (and later busting) Ottawa technology sector for Silicon Valley North and the Ottawa Business Journal, as well as everything from municipal politics to real estate.
He later covered the technology scene in Vancouver before joining IT World Canada in Toronto in 2005, covering enterprise IT for ComputerWorld Canada. He would go on to cover the channel as an assistant editor with CDN.
His writing has appeared in the Vancouver Sun, the Ottawa Citizen and a wide range of industry trade publications.
IT World Canada president and CEO Fawn Annan is one of seven new board members of Women in Communications and Technology (WCT), the organization announced Wednesday. WCT is a not-for-profit organization that works across
Seven new pre-configured infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) solutions from Hewlett-Packard Co. are targeted at enterprise customers looking to accelerate their transition to the cloud and are based on HP’s Helion Managed Virtual Private Cloud (VPC).
Electronics manufacturer Panasonic is known for its rugged and durable Tourghbook laptops for the most extreme use cases, and it’s not making a play for the semi-rugged market with its new Toughbook 51.
Asigra, a Toronto-based cloud backup, recovery and restore software provider, has added converged data protection to the latest release of its cloud backup solution. Available now, Asigra Cloud Backup Version 13 has a
For many consumers, Internet-enabled home security devices may be a tangible manifestation of the Internet of Things. However, they may not be very secure things. A new report from Hewlett-Packard Co.’s HP Fortify
Intel Corp. has announced the availability of its 5th generation Intel Core vPro processor family, promising wireless innovations, built-in security, faster performance and improved manageability to meet the needs of a more mobile
Is our love affair with tablets beginning to wane? New data from research firm IDC Corp. shows worldwide tablet shipments experienced their first year-over-year decline ever in the fourth quarter, with modest growth
Strong sales through the holiday period helped push Apple into a near tie with Samsung as global smartphone shipments reached new record levels for the fourth quarter and 2014 overall. According to research
The new channel chief for Check Point Software Technologies will be familiar to Canadian partners of the Israeli network security vendor – former Canadian regional director Paul Comessotti. Comessotti, who led Check Point’s Canadian
Visual display vendor BenQ America has launched a new display that will bring 4K to classrooms, boardrooms and digital signage applications. Now shipping is BenQ’s 4K ultra-high-definition (UHD) RP840G flat-panel display. It features
Falling oil prices are fueling rising economic uncertainty across Canada, and a new report is warning it could have a major impact on information and communications technology (ICT) spending by Canadian companies. A