Security Archives - Page 58

Creating a new business model

A Microsoft Gold partner based in Gatineau, Que., Cactus Commerce worked with EPSI to develop a customized solution to quickly and securely turn around thousands of recruitment tests across a multitude of industry

Published on: January 16th, 2008 Jeff Jedras

Security predictions for 2008

At the beginning of each year I like to talk about what did or didn't happen during the past year, and what to expect in the coming year. Unlike past years, I'll try

Published on: January 9th, 2008 Roger A. Grimes

The top 25 newsmakers of 2007 – Number 14: Fiaaz Walji

This past year has been a busy and eventful one for global Web and desktop security software provider, Websense Inc. as the company continued to expand its growth and brand within the Canadian

Published on: December 21st, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

The top 25 newsmakers of 2007 – Number 6: Michael Murphy

Security threats have taken on a new guise in 2007, something Symantec Canada's top boss hasn't seen in his 13 years with the company. While there's the usual culprits like spam, phishing and

Published on: December 21st, 2007 Sarah Lysecki

VeriSign pushes extended security

Solution providers can now offer an extra layer of online protection to keep Web sites from being hacked by identity thieves and fraudsters.VeriSign Canada is now deploying through the channel VeriSign Extended Validation

Published on: November 29th, 2007 Shane Schick

On the hunt for higher margins

Believe it or not, there once was a time when anything associated with computers or high tech automatically came with margins that would have made even a profit-loving Ferengi smile (Ferengi, for non-Star

Published on: October 31st, 2007 Lynn Greiner

Blocking Firefox

Hey, you there, reading this column. Yeah, punk, I mean you.Have you looked at every advertisement in this paper? You haven't? You thief! How dare you steal my work! This publication exists to

Published on: October 24th, 2007 Grant Buckler

Microsoft launches PerformancePoint Server 2007 business intelligence solution

Ryan Dochuk, product marketing manager for business intelligence at Microsoft Canada, says Microsoft has had a business intelligence vision for nearly nine years. This vision encompasses Microsoft's goal to provide tools that allow

Published on: October 23rd, 2007 Maxine Cheung

Crossing the digital divide

Call it convergence, that utopian dream of uniting all data and media traffic on a single network. Six or seven years ago, “convergence” was the catchphrase for all the promises of the digital

Published on: October 17th, 2007 Matthew Friedman

Partners needed in secure Web space

Limor Elbaz, vice-president of business development at Finjan, assured that with the launch of this new partner program, Finjan has no intentions of having this replace the original program. Rather, Elbaz said the

Published on: October 10th, 2007 Maxine Cheung

Channel prepped to boost mid market blade system adoption

Hewlett Packard's Canadian channel partners will help local businesses adopt the Palo Alto, Calif.-based company's new data centre technology that's geared towards the mid market's specific needs.HP announced this month the newest member

Published on: October 10th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Symantec touts compliance

As compliance continues to drive security spending, Symantec Corp.is enhancing and expanding on its business processes and best practices, in addition to introducing two new partner service programs as the company continues to

Published on: October 10th, 2007 Maxine Cheung

N-able Technologies

Founded in 2000, it used to dabble in a number of areas, including security, storage and customer relationship management. About a year ago, it decided to focus solely on remote monitoring and management

Published on: April 25th, 2007 Vawn Himmelsbach

Plenty to be paranoid about

These are tough times for Intel Corp. The chipmaker recently announced plans to lay off 10 per cent of its workforce. Its shares are trading at less than $20 and the company told

Published on: October 13th, 2006 Grant Buckler

New McAfee Canada GM named

McAfee's new Canadian general manager wants to keep expanding the number of partners it has here as well as push VARs into managed services“We want to continue to look for security-oriented partners, because

Published on: October 13th, 2006 Howard Solomon