LeBron’s latest assist is to a self-driving car – Tech in Sports Ep. 17

The Tech in Sports crew explores all the major sports tech news from the last week including a virtual reality hockey goalie game, LeBron James in a self-driving car, new Samsung wearables, and San Francisco

Published on: November 2nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

HP adds analytics to Device-as-a-Service offering

HP Inc. has launched updates to its Device-as-a-Service (DaaS) offering that will give better fleet management capabilities and more flexibility when it comes to terms and payment options, as well as devices. In

Published on: September 12th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Using data science to improve partner win rates

It's time for members of the channel to stop managing with their gut, and use the predictive analytics that are available to them. That was the theme of the ChannelEyes webinar on April

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Canadian businesses falter on analytics strategy: EY

When it comes to the adoption of data analytics by Canadian businesses has to play in business strategy, consider these two data points: 97 per cent said they had "some sort of strategy

Published on: April 25th, 2017 Brian Jackson

HPE’s hunt and investigation security solution available now

In an age where data and analytics rule, Hewlett Packard Enterprise's latest security solution is designed to help cut through the noise. HPE ArcSight Investigate, available now, is the company's hunt and investigation

Published on: April 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

The social responsibility of a corporation like SAS

ORLANDO – SAS Institute Inc. isn’t new to education initiatives or social responsibility, especially with Jim Goodnight at the helm. With 63 SAS masters programs and 144 join certifications, it isn’t a shock

Published on: April 4th, 2017 Alex Radu

We’ve only built ‘weak AI’ so far, says SAS chief data scientist

TORONTO – When we see artificial intelligence (AI) in fiction, it usually encompasses the AI functioning just like a human. That’s called ‘strong AI’ and well, we aren’t there yet. But we will

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Vendor pushes digital transformation in hospitals

How technology will change hospitals and health care is something that science fiction has been tackling for decades. Whether it be futuristic hospitals or eliminating disease all together, writers have had an expansive

Published on: January 17th, 2017 Alex Radu

SolarWinds releases update to virtualization manager

SolarWinds, an IT management software provider, has announced SolarWinds Virtualization Manager 7, adding predictive analytics and recommendations to its latest virtualization management software. With the latest updates, Virtualization Manager 7 can analyze and

Published on: November 8th, 2016 Alex Radu

Two Quebec area solution providers merge

Business intelligence firm, Exia, and and technology infrastructure solutions firm, GTO Gestion Informatique, have announced a merger, creating Exia Cloud Solutions. The Montreal-based Exia is a business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics

Published on: October 19th, 2016 Alex Radu

Top CIO investments revealed at 2016 Channel Elite Awards

TORONTO -   The issues of data security and privacy were revealed as the top concerns facing senior IT professionals as ITWC CIO Jim Love reviewed details of the newly released 2016 CanadianCIO

Published on: October 3rd, 2016 Alex Radu

How wearable tech upped the Warriors’ game despite their losses this season

While the Cleveland Cavaliers may have bested the Golden State Warriors in an exciting game 7 this week, the Warriors had an outstanding regular season fueled partially by a high-tech approach to training. Golden

Published on: July 29th, 2016 CDN Staff

This Ottawa company’s entire IT business is analytics for business efficiency

There are few channel companies with big data and analytics capabilities and fewer still that specialize in it. This makes RAPA Consulting a bit of a unicorn. RAPA is homegrown. The Ottawa-based company has

Published on: July 28th, 2016 Dave Yin

Dimension Data brings analytics to Tour de France

With the Tour de France taking place over the course of this month, South-African based Dimension Data has partnered with the event to make it as high tech as possible. Analytics have become ubiquitous throughout

Published on: July 22nd, 2016 CDN Staff