Articles By Brian Jackson

Recap: Are you ready for blockchains in business? An ITWC Twitter Chat

Update: Thanks to all of our guest experts and other participants for joining the chat today! There was some great discussion and even some debate. Please scroll down to find a quick summary

Published on: June 28th, 2016 Brian Jackson

HPE doubles down on composable infrastructure with OneView

LAS VEGAS – Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE) kicked off its first major conference as a separate entity by focusing on what HP’s enterprise division has long been known for — providing solutions to manage

Published on: June 10th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Photo highlights from HPE Discover 2016

Published on: June 9th, 2016 Brian Jackson

HPE to push IoT to the Edge

Hewlett Packard Enterprise says it’s extending the data centre out from the back office right to the edge with its new converged systems for the Internet of Things (IoT). With the new systems

Published on: June 8th, 2016 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

This week, we’re looking at the Samsung Galaxy S7. And we’re talking more about using it in reality and less about what it offers in virtual reality. The user interface offers a lot.

Published on: May 13th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Here’s why Canada was waiting for expanded Apple Pay support

Canadian banks may not have supported Apple Pay at its initial launch last November because the technology wasn't compatible with Interac Association's chip-and-pin contactless authentication method. Apple entered the Canadian market late last

Published on: May 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Dell President says its time for Canada to scale up

TORONTO - While Brian Humphries, president of enterprise solutions sales and strategy for Dell Inc., was in Toronto for Power to Do More Summit 2016, he also met with BlackBerry’s CIO for dinner. If you’d been

Published on: April 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Adobe Summit 2016 analysis

On the show floor of Adobe Summit 2016, Brian Jackson from CDN sister publication ITBusiness.ca interviews Bilal Jaffery, digital practice lead at Deloitte Digital. Jaffery comments and brings insight on the news and philosophies

Published on: March 28th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Adobe and comScore partner to show broadcasters where the audience is really watching

LAS VEGAS - Canadian broadcasters stand to learn more about the content-consuming habits of their audience in an age where the television is just one screen among many, after Adobe Inc. and comScore

Published on: March 23rd, 2016 Brian Jackson

Motorola president leaves Lenovo amidst reshuffle

Motorola Mobility's tumultuous timeline saw one more shakeup this morning with the news that Rick Osterloh will be leaving the company as acquiring company Lenovo goes ahead with reorganizaiton plans. Osterloh will be

Published on: March 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Microsoft opens made-in-Canada Azure to reseller partners

Select Microsoft customers and partners can now use Azure cloud services and keep their data on native soil, Microsoft Canada announced on Monday. Azure, the public cloud infrastructure service that Microsoft operates, is

Published on: March 14th, 2016 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: iPad Pro review

After a couple weeks of using the iPad Pro, I’m convinced that this iPad is suffering an identity crisis. Make no mistakes, the iPad has always been a device design with content consumption

Published on: March 11th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Women are on the rise in the tech industry [infographic]

Just in time for International Women's Day, some good news when it comes to women working in the tech industry - it's becoming a lot more common to see women employees at some

Published on: March 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Vantrix showcases virtual reality video for the big game and meeting

On the show floor of IBM’s InterConnect conference in Las Vegas, Kjell Kolstad, vice president of cloud services at Vantrix Corp. discusses how this Montreal-based company is not only solving video transcoding problems

Published on: February 25th, 2016 Brian Jackson

How IoT companies are making use of IBM Watson

A look at some of the applications that developers are creating with IBM's Watson Internet of Things API set. From a smart blinds system that can predict the weather, to a wearable headset,

Published on: February 24th, 2016 Brian Jackson