A new look–after 25 years, it’s about time!

Today the new logo for our company was unveiled and I must say that I like what I see. Clean lines, more modern but friendly. Nice! Old logo: New logo: What do you think?

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2012 - Big Data: End of the World or End of BI?

Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 12:00 PM EDT/11:00 AM CDT/9:00 AM PDT/4:00 PM UTC According to some, the world will end at the Winter Solstice this year. If not, it’s certainly time to take a closer look at Business Intelligence (BI) and ask: “After 20 years, is it still fit for purpose? Can it deliver…


Windows Phone Welcomes AlignIT

The AlignIT experience as you know it today consists of the AlignIT portal, the Canadian IT Manager Connection, the alignitca Twitter handle, and Facebook page. It also has a discussion group on LinkedIn where some of you are already networking and sharing your thoughts (if you’re not a member of the group yet, you’re invited!…


IFIP/IP3 invites you to the ITU, UNESCO, UNCTAD and UNDP World Summit on the Information Society May 16 2012

You are invited to join remotely in the provided “adobeconnect” rooms on Wednesday May 16 between 7:15am-9am PDT / 10:15am-12:00 EDT (1615 and 1800 local time (Geneva Switzerland)). For registration please visit the WSIS Forum website at http://groups.itu.int/wsis-forum2012/Information/WSISForum2012.aspx. The title of the Thematic Workshop that IP3 will lead is "Improving Economic Development, Regional GDP, Innovation,…


Vancouver TechFest 2012

Exciting news for those of you who are in the Vancouver area. This year’s Vancouver TechFest will be keynoted by Scott Guthrie! The event will be held on April 28th, 2012.To find out more details on the event and registration info, please visith their website: http://www.vancouvertechfest.ca/ .


April 12 Webinar: "Security: Computing in an Adversarial Environment"

Register NOW for ACM’s second-ever, free learning webinar, presented on Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 2 PM EST! Space is limited. Security is inherently different from other aspects of computing due to the presence of an adversary. As a result, identifying and addressing security vulnerabilities requires a different mindset from traditional engineering. Proper security engineering—or…


The Cloud in Your Hands – Marriage of Cloud Computing with Smart Devices – ACM Free Webinar

Register NOW for ACM’s first-ever, free learning webinar, presented on January 26, 2012 at 2 PM EST! Space is limited. Innovations in wireless networking technology are driving our increasingly connected world, with mobile devices gaining acceptance for both professional and private use. In the future, a vast majority of devices will rely on cloud services…


Global CIO Declaration

I recently got back from the very successful first World CIO Forum (WCF) where I was invited to Vice-Chair the International Advisory Board. The international forum was hosted in Shenzhen China, a city of 20 million, the first innovation center of the country, with almost the status of a province due to the importance of…

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Karna Gupta: ITAC President and CEO: Big Challenges and Opportunities in 2012

Karna Gupta recently took over as CEO and President of ITAC, the IT Association of Canada. His work and that of ITAC impacts you, the country, and the industry. Enjoy the interview! Karna Gupta is one of the most respected and well-seasoned executives in high technology with an exceptional track record. With more than 30…

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