Ian Hamilton, CTO Signiant, Emmy Award Winning International Top-Ranking Serial Entrepreneur for Technical Innovation

I have an exclusive interview with Ian Hamilton. Ian Hamilton (ianh@signiant.com) has been an innovator and entrepreneur in Internetworking infrastructure and applications for more than 25 years. As a founding member of Signiant, he led the development of innovative software solutions to address the challenges of fast, secure content distribution over the public Internet and…


W10 pulse, curated top news June 29

June 29, 2015–curated top Windows 10 and other news : NASA using Microsoft HoloLens on the space station Shortcuts to specific settings in Windows 10 40% of businesses want to adopt Windows 10 in the year Microsoft Windows 10 and Passwords gone forever? Microsoft Windows 10 developer kit builds to Insiders


W10 pulse, curated top news June 2

June 2, 2015–curated top Windows 10 and other news : Microsoft and Cortana announces: Hello World: Windows 10 Available on July 29 Surface, OneNote recommended Dolby Audio comes to Windows 10 9 reasons to use Windows 10 Satya Nadella top in leader rankings Apps Studio now allows build of Windows 10 apps


Start planning with the Windows 10 editions

For executives and managers planning IT strategy for enterprises, there are key consideration areas in Windows 10 as evidenced by examining the preview (available through the Insiders program where there are about 4 million users). Full versions of Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Mobile and Windows 10 Pro are free upgrades for qualifying Windows 7,…


Microsoft Canada to host DigiGirlz – Day of Technology for Girls in Vancouver

VANCOUVER, BC, May 13, 2015 – Microsoft Canada and the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) will host approximately 60 girls between the ages of 13 and 18 from across the Lower Mainland for a day-long skills development and mentorship conference in Vancouver.  These future innovators and leaders will be joined by Microsoft Canada Director…


Bill Gates amongst icons honoured with ITU’s 150th Anniversary Award

In my chat with Houlin Zhao, newly appointed secretary general of the ITU, we discussed his vision for innovation and recognizing significant contributions. Bill Gates will be honoured by ITU as the ITU celebrates its 150th anniversary on Sunday, 17 May. The ITU is the United Nations agency governing and setting standards for ICT with…


SQL Server 2016 public preview coming

Satya Nadella, announced SQL Server 2016, Microsoft’s database and analytics platform. Features include: Always Encrypted Based on technology from Microsoft Research, SQL Server can perform operations on encrypted data and best of all, the encryption key resides with the application in the customers trusted environment. Encryption and decryption of data happens transparently inside the application…


SecTor Early Bird Pricing Ends May 15th – Save $500 by Registering Early

SecTor – Security Education Conference Toronto – Canada's Largest IT Security Event Illuminating the Black Art of Security – October 19-21, 2015 – Toronto | REGISTER NOW | Contact Save more than $500 (compared to the final full conference price) by registering by May 15th with discount code SecTor2015. If you can't come to the…