What Trump’s win means to the Canadian IT sector

In watching Donald Trump become the U.S. president-elect after a long and divisive campaign that was full of vitriol and thin on substance, Canada's tech sector is holding its breath as it enters

Published on: November 9th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Four business communities you need to sell to today

Today’s marketplace is in the midst of a profound transformation in how sales are generated and sustained. And nowhere else is this more apparent than in the changing relationship between sellers and buyers.

Published on: September 23rd, 2016 Colleen Francis

Shared Services Canada finally getting into action

It’s been a slow process — nearly five years to be exact — but the federal government has formally embarked on starting the consultation process on its IT transformation agenda to revamp internal

Published on: September 23rd, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Toronto just misses top 10 ‘future ready’ cities list [infographic]

Toronto has been recognized as “future ready,” placing 11th on a list of the world’s 50 most tech-friendly cities in a global study conducted by Dell Inc., the Round Rock, Texas-based computer giant

Published on: April 11th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Three ways women should take advantage of working in technology

As a corporate consultant for an IT managed services provider, I am a woman working in a male dominated industry. Quite often, I don’t even notice this. I don’t expect to be treated

Published on: June 25th, 2015 Laura Wittig

New Cisco CEO announces leadership team

Chuck Robbins is moving quickly. The newly named successor to John Chambers at Cisco is still about 50 days away from taking over the corner office at the networking giant and he has

Published on: June 4th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Michael Dell’s viewpoints on…

AUSTIN, TEX. – One of the first items on Dell CEO Michael Dell’s agenda for the 4th annual Dell World conference was to meet with senior leaders from the Canadian channel. Michael Dell

Published on: November 5th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Canada’s long-awaited digital strategy unveiled: Digital Canada 150

Industry Minister James Moore unveiled a long-awaited national digital economy strategy at Waterloo-based OpenText Corp this morning in an announcement that was live-streamed online. The plan, dubbed Digital Canada 150, will include 39 new

Published on: April 4th, 2014 Brian Jackson

High tech vendors are looking for that human edge

It’s too easy to forget that there are real people behind companies and brands who want you to like them and what they stand for, what they work for. In today’s social media

Published on: January 13th, 2014 Max Spindle

The silent economy could change the way technology is acquired

Companies no longer work for a year or more on a new product or device and then roll out something that is spectacularly different. Instead, they roll out a new version with a

Published on: July 24th, 2013 Max Spindle

IBM’s EXITE technology camp for girls is open

For 13 years, EX.I.T.E. (Exploring Interests in Technology and Engineering) Technology Camp has been inspiring Toronto area young girls to take an interest in math, science, technology and engineering by participating in a

Published on: July 10th, 2013 CDN Staff

Canada again out of the top 10 in global innovation index

The good news from an innovation standpoint is that Canada moved up on the Global Innovation Index by one spot. The bad news is that Canada is still out of the Top 10 when

Published on: July 4th, 2013 CDN Staff

Mark Surman keynote – Raise your kids as hackers

At November's Technicity event, the executive director of Mozilla talks about how to inspire our children to become "makers."

Published on: November 29th, 2012 CDN Staff

High tech executive deaths of 2011

Published on: November 21st, 2011 CDN Staff