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.
Calgary-based Smart Technologies has added a services offering to its Smart Room Systems for Microsoft Lync solutions, including network readiness check, usage reporting and proactive monitoring. Smart Technologies is a developer of display
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Toronto-based Cogeco Data Services has unveiled plans for a new public cloud service that will provide Canadian business with public, private and hybrid cloud services. Scheduled to launch early next year, Cogeco is
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A server refresh cycle, investments in hyperscale data centre capacity and adoption of 3rd platform computing are all contributing to growth in the worldwide server market, according to new data from IDC Corp.
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