Case Studies Archives - Page 8

How to avoid the perils of virtualization and cloud stall

Technologies like virtualization and cloud computing promise enormous leaps in efficiency and flexibility, but they can lead organizations into a quagmire if they don't plan properly for the transition, says Bill Hurley, CIO,

Published on: April 10th, 2012 Thor Olavsrud

An extreme marketing campaign offers an extreme makeover

While it may not be worthy of a reality TV show, a Canadian solution provider’s extreme marketing campaign is proving successful for both it and for a family-owned company. Contax, Inc., an SAP

Published on: April 10th, 2012 Harmeet Singh

Mona Lisa smiles at new asset management system

Europe's most-visited museum has tapped software from IBM Corp. and one of its business partners to help keep the Mona Lisa smiling on its wall.The Louvre Museum in Paris hired SQLI Group to

Published on: March 5th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Solution provider helps the blind and hearing impaired

To take on its expansion into a larger office and to improve broadcasting to vision and hearing-impaired Canadians, Toronto-based Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) undertook a complete overhaul of its network infrastructure, enlisting IT

Published on: November 11th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Go inside the world’s meanest, greenest data centre

LAS VEGAS- As Cisco Systems Inc.'s (NASDAQ: CSCO) annual customer conference Cisco Live wrapped up this week, the company flaunted one example of customer success through its partnership with the world's “meanest, greenest

Published on: July 15th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

SMB sees success with Sage accounting software tailor-made for its industry

Software designed specifically for specialized verticals could be an excellent way to dive into the large, but often untapped SMB market. Sage North America is one company offering software designed for specific small

Published on: June 7th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

How a lifecycle asset optimization solution saved New Brunswick’s Department of Transportation millions of dollars

The New Brunswick Department of Transportation (NBDoT) can now more efficiently build and maintain its provincial highways and bridges as well as continue to save millions of dollars, thanks to an asset lifecycle

Published on: April 26th, 2011 Maxine Cheung

Office Solutions helps a Alberta school district secure student data

Private and public primary and secondary schools in Alberta now have a more efficient way to backup, store and recover information, thanks to the work of Canadian security solution provider Office Solutions Inc.

Published on: November 4th, 2010 Maxine Cheung

Solution provider helps client achieve customer service excellence

Providing quality customer service has always been key to the success of any business and, for TheMIGroup, a Toronto-based provider of relocation and assignment management programs, technology is proving to be a key

Published on: November 1st, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Life insurance company learns to communicate, with Cisco

For Executive Planning International Life Insurance (EPILI), the ability to efficiently and effectively communicate with each other and with clients is critical.The family-run business based in Aurora, Ont. has been providing living benefits,

Published on: September 7th, 2010 Maxine Cheung

Softchoice implements Business Objects for analytics advantage

For reseller and solution provider Softchoice Corp. (TSX: SO), maximizing their share of each client's technology spend is the key to growing their business. Before they could do that, though, they needed to

Published on: August 25th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

NCR and Cycom help Sick Kids patients and visitors find their way

Visitors to The Hospital for Sick Children (Sick Kids) in Toronto will soon be able to meet with their beloved friend and family members quicker, thanks to new Wayfinding kiosks from technology company

Published on: July 9th, 2010 Maxine Cheung

Formula 1 team uses cloud computing for Grand Prix success

MONTREAL - As Nico Hulkenberg, the 22-year-old up-and-coming Formula 1 driving star, approaches the final chicane of the Circuit Gilles Villenueve during the Canadian Grand Prix he will already know from telemetry data

Published on: June 15th, 2010 Paolo Del Nibletto

Earth Rangers greens up its storage

Earth Rangers is a non-profit organization that endeavors to teach children about conservation and inspire them to help change the world into a healthier planet. The Earth Rangers facility in North Toronto is

Published on: May 31st, 2010 Paolo Del Nibletto

ESPN taps Cisco to kick up its World Cup coverage

Toronto - There are only 21 days left before the first kick at 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. But as millions of fans from across the globe wait in anticipation for

Published on: May 21st, 2010 Paolo Del Nibletto