Case Studies Archives - Page 10

City of Airdrie implements Astaro Web security appliance

When the IT staff at the City of Airdrie in Alberta realized the company's firewall and CIS log reporting processes were not effective enough for network monitoring purposes, the City turned to Internet

Published on: March 2nd, 2010 Maxine Cheung

City of Coquitlam virtualizes its storage with Hitachi, Compugen

The City of Coquitlam in British Columbia has implemented the Hitachi Universal Storage Platform VM from Hitachi Data Systems to help support a growing municipal IT infrastructure and to enable the municipality to

Published on: February 9th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Manufacturer turns to Citrix VAR for virtualization help

When this corrugated packaging solutions manufacturer needed help streamlining its 45 office locations and 3,000-some users into a unified and virtualized environment, it turned to value-added reseller (VAR), THConsultants Inc., for help.Montreal-based Norampac

Published on: December 17th, 2009 Maxine Cheung

Cisco network gives CN redundancy, peace of mind

Their network infrastructure may not have been keeping the IT staff awake nights at CN Investment Division, but it also wasn't giving them a level of redundancy and security they were comfortable with.

Published on: October 9th, 2009 Jeff Jedras

Miramichi school district turns to D-Link for more network power

With 21 schools and three alternatives sites to serve in rural and small urban centres in New Brunswick, including 436 teachers, 7,000 English-speaking students and 600 First Nations students, geography is a challenge

Published on: July 24th, 2009 Jeff Jedras

Canadian systems integrator solves Sheridan College’s security problem

With technology from Cisco Systems Canada (Nasdaq: CSCO) and help from systems integrator, Unis Lumin, in the event of an emergency or security-related situation, Sheridan Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning can now

Published on: June 18th, 2009 Maxine Cheung

IT in Northern British Columbia carries its own challenges

Much like its client, the District of Tumbler Ridge, solution provider ITnorth.ca of Fort St. John is also challenged by the remoteness of its location in Northern British Columbia.For the district, this has

Published on: April 7th, 2009 Jeff Jedras

Conpute raises towers in Perth County and Durham

When you think of the workspace of a typical solution provider, a server room is probably the first image that comes to mind. However, for Oshawa, Ont.-based Conpute, the answer is just as

Published on: February 25th, 2009 Jeff Jedras

RFID is a splash at Great Wolf Lodge

The one thing you know for sure when you go to a waterpark is that you and your money are going to get all wet.Great Wolf Lodge opened in April of 2006 and

Published on: September 26th, 2008 Paolo Del Nibletto

Workopolis searches for Web site help

Job search Web site Workopolis is able to work more efficiently and bring new features into production more quickly following the implementation of a Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT)-based platform led by solution provider imason.A

Published on: August 27th, 2008 Jeff Jedras

The U of Calgary hops on the wireless and VoIP train

After the University of Calgary implemented a wireless infrastructure across its campus three years ago, the institution enlisted the help of ACSI (Alternative Converged Solutions Inc.) to implement BlueCat Networks' Adonis 500 DHPC

Published on: August 25th, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Lululemon athletica gets in shape with a SAM solution

Ten years ago, lululemon athletica, a yoga-inspired athletic apparel and accessories company, had just one store. Today, this Vancouver-based company has over 80 locations across Canada, the U.S., Australia and Japan. As a

Published on: August 21st, 2008 Maxine Cheung

West Edmonton Mall teams up with Active Voice solution

Known as the largest shopping centre and entertainment complex in the world, Alberta's West Edmonton Mall (WEM) sought out a communications solution that would allow its employees to better communicate with one another

Published on: May 22nd, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Envision IT brings MOSS to Canadian hospitals

When Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced federal funding for a 15-month pilot project for children in need of surgery last January, the Paediatric Surgical Chiefs of Canada (PSCC) and Toronto's The Hospital for

Published on: May 7th, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Using Microsoft Dynamics to keep on trucking

After implementing an accounting software package that just duplicated paper processes and an industry-specific solution that just wasn't up to the task, Dennis Di Franco finally found what he was looking for with

Published on: April 18th, 2008 Jeff Jedras