Big Quebec IT consultancy acquires Toronto solution provider

Montreal-based Alithya has acquired Toronto-based solution provider Systemware Innovation Corporation (SWI) Technologies. SWI specializes in developing big data analytics solutions for these sectors: nuclear, financial and transportation. Alithya already has an office in

Published on: April 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Ontario hires new Chief Digital Officer

The Ontario government is bolstering its digital profile with its latest hire. The province announced on Mar. 27 that it has appointed Hillary Hartley as Ontario’s first Chief Digital Office (CDO), in an

Published on: March 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Huawei announces R&D project in partnership with the Government of Ontario

Chinese mobility and networking company Huawei has announced an R&D project in partnership with the Ontario government that will aim to develop 5G networks, cloud, analytics enterprise applications and mobile security. Dubbed "5G

Published on: March 8th, 2016 CDN Staff

Advanced computing shortage hampers innovation in Ontario: Report

At a time when researchers in Canada are increasingly becoming dependent on advanced computing (AC), the country is falling behind in investing on the much needed resource and the lack of access to

Published on: July 3rd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Cisco wants to bring up to 1,700 additional jobs to Ontario

Networking vendor Cisco Systems is betting on Ontario. Cisco Canada and the Province of Ontario have signed an agreement that could grow Cisco’s employee base in Ontario to over 5,000 by 2024. The

Published on: December 16th, 2013 Jeff Jedras