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Pythian to launch SaaS platform Tehama as a startup

Apple isn't the only tech firm launching new products with a live-streamed event tomorrow, as Ottawa-based Pythian Group Inc. will announce Tehama, a new business unit that will act as a startup with

Published on: September 11th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Hashtag Trending – Tor Project’s new Android app; Snap loses strategy chief; British Airways sued for data breach

A new web browser for Android will make it easier to access websites anonymously, Snap loses strategy its chief Imran Khan, and British Airways is sued over a data breach affecting millions First

Published on: September 11th, 2018 Alex Coop

Creating a digital workplace – BoxWorks 2018

SAN FRANSCISCO - It was a jam-packed session as Box Inc. announced a number of new products and services meant to make it easier for enterprises to use and adopt its cloud-based content

Published on: August 30th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Hashtag Trending- Facebook removes misinformation accounts; AI cooling Google data centres; Netflix cutting out Apple fees

Facebook removes hundreds of misleading accounts, Google is using AI to cool its data centres and Netflix hopes to take a bite out of its Apple fees. First up from LinkedIn: Hundreds of

Published on: August 23rd, 2018 Meagan Simpson

PIPEDA’s updates a step in the right direction, still lack clarity, says channel community

After sitting on mandatory data-breach disclosure rules for three years, the federal government quietly pushed them through in March and gave impacted organizations a six-month lag period to prepare, but members of the

Published on: August 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

ESET’s new line of enterprise security solutions now available in Canada

It’s no secret that many buyers looking for strong endpoint security solutions want something that consolidates several functions and minimizes complexity, and IT security company ESET says its latest suite of enterprise security

Published on: August 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

WatchGuard launches affordable multi-factor authentication for SMBs

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) solutions are designed for large companies - that’s what more than 60 per cent of businesses believe anyway. But WatchGuard Technologies is hoping to change that narrative with its latest

Published on: August 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

Optiv Security launches new suite of security solutions

Security solutions integrator Optiv Security recently announced a new suite of security solutions that will help organizations better understand their defenses and potential threats by looking at them through the eyes of an

Published on: August 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Spring and LG announce 5G phone; Turkey looks to ban iPhones; Welfare recipients tracked in California

Sprint and LG announce a new 5G phone, Turkey looks to boycott iPhones, and California officials track welfare recipients with license plate readers. Up first, trending on Twitter - Spring and LG are

Published on: August 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

A global partnership program battling cyber crime, from Symantec

Meta Networks has joined a collaborative partnership program with Symantec that hopes to create a more secure cloud network and combat cybercrime. The cloud-native networking company, according to a Tuesday release, has joined

Published on: August 9th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Businesses frustrated by current cloud offerings, Dell finds

A recent study has found that businesses are frustrated with current cloud platform offerings, and are consequently using multiple cloud strategies to meet business needs. The study from Virtustream, a Dell Technologies business,

Published on: August 8th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

BlackBerry announces new ransomware recovery tool

BlackBerry is attempting to make it easier for a businesses to protect itself against ransomware attacks by introducing a new recovery feature for its Workspaces platform, it announced on Monday.  Making the announcement

Published on: August 6th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Ottawa CEO Francoise Gagnon on leadership, scaling up, and women in STEM

Working in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) industries without having any type of formal training in those fields can’t be easy, but ADGA Group chief executive officer Françoise Gagnon didn’t let

Published on: August 2nd, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Hashtag Trending – Why airborne Wi-Fi isn’t free; New Zealand gov’t teaching entrepreneurship with video games; Russians have hacked U.S. utilities

The Wall Street Journal explains why you have to pay for Wi-Fi on your flight. The New Zealand government invests $150,000 into a video game that teaches players how to be an entrepreneur.

Published on: August 1st, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending – Uber drivers declared employees; newest Gmail update puts 1.4B at risk; Venmo’s default setting is public

Uber drivers have been declared employees for unemployment purposes. U.S. intelligence warns that Gmail’s latest update puts 1.4 billion users at risk. And a German academic researching e-transfer app Venmo learned way more

Published on: July 31st, 2018 Eric Emin Wood