Microsoft Ignite Sessions catalogue with cloud infrastructure and management, big data and analytics, productivity, unified communications, operating systems, mobile devices, much more

Hundreds of newly released sessions to spark your Ignite planning The Microsoft Ignite Session Catalog is here! Be sure to take a look at the hundreds of sessions covering cloud infrastructure and management, big data and analytics, productivity, unified communications, operating systems, and mobile devices at the biggest enterprise technology event of the year! You'll…


ICTC announces ICT jobs outpace all others combined in 2014 led by business system analysts, multimedia designers, graphic illustrators

Quoting: Job growth in ICTs exceeded the overall Canadian labour market considerably in 2014 with three quarters of notable gains and the last quarter remaining unchanged. The ICT unemployment rate has remained steady at 2.2%. Informatics / business systems analysts saw the highest employment growth in November, followed by multimedia designers / graphic illustrators. The…


People of ACM: Koen De Bosschere

Koen De Bosschere is professor of Computing Systems at Ghent University in Belgium, and leader of the Computer Systems Lab. He is the editor-in-chief of ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization (TACO), and coordinator of HiPEAC, the premier network of computing systems researchers in Europe. He is co-editor of the bi-annual HiPEAC vision document…


Learning from the 2014 Global e-Gov Forum International Scientific Practical Conference

I am speaking, chairing the opening session of the 2014 Global e-Government Forum International Scientific Practical Conference next week involving 60 countries and in collaboration with the United Nations. I am sharing here since the topic areas should be on your agenda and this provides a quick check list. I will write articles about my…


MVP Top Tips—PoC background virtual machines, Real Estate transactions OneDrive OneNote, PowerShell, Windows Server Software defined storage, PCL explained

1. PoC: Tatoo the background of your virtual machines by Emin Atac – PowerShell MVP 2. Completing Real Estate Transactions with OneDrive and OneNote By Corey Roth – SharePoint MVP 3. PowerShell Prank #1: R2D2 By Joseph Moody – Software Packaging and Deployment MVP 4. Video – Introducing Windows Server Software-Defined Storage ByAidan Finn –…


Chat with Josh Hong, Top Executive Chairman, Successful Serial Entrepreneur and Innovator

Josh has a long success history in leadership, entrepreneurship and innovation. There is much to be learned by looking at Josh’s history and hearing his thoughts. —————— Joshua is an Internet-media entrepreneur. He worked at Arthur Andersen Worldwide as a technology and corporate strategy consultant and Deutsche Bank in its global investment banking and M&A…


Retooling IT staff for the new business technology reality - managers and CIOs need to get it right

David O’Leary shared this article with me today from his past roles as chair national council of IT Deans, CEO, CIO, VP, educator, writer IDG-IT World Canada, board member, … A fundamental change is rapidly impacting all businesses that use technology. IT Managers, CIOs, and senior business leaders of those companies who want to capture…


Chat with Chris Labrador, Director Concierge Service NRC-IRAP; World-Renowned Top-Ranking Executive in Business Innovation, Entrepreneurship and ICT

Christopher Labrador is Director of the Government of Canada's new Concierge Service program delivered by the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP). He has over 30 years of R&D and general management experience across voice/data, wired/wireless, as well as with telecom operators, SME, and Large Enterprises. He has led activities in…


The quest for global e-talent

While in Geneva at the ITU World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS), I talked with Namir Anani, President and CEO of the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) and invited him to provide his views since they impact ICT executives and professionals. Here are his thoughts: We have witnessed in recent decades unprecedented global…


Top MVP tips covering--Windows Universal Apps, Hyper-V, Dynamics CRM 2013, Windows Phone 8.1

1. A Show-All-Or-Nothing Behavior for Windows Universal Apps           By Client Development MVP Diederik Krols 2. Hyper-V Amigos Podcast           By MVPs Carsten Rachfahl, Didier Van Hoye, Hans Vredevoort and Aidan Finn 3. Use Access Teams in Dynamics CRM 2013           By Dynamics CRM MVP Adam Vero 4. Creating Dialogue Windows in Dynamics CRM 2013…