HP to eliminate 27,000 positionsMay 25, 2012
HP on Thursday outlined plans for what it described as a multi-year productivity initiative designed to simplify business processes, advance innovation and deliver better results for customers, employees and shareholders.
Check Point survey reveals extent of targeted attacks driven by financial fraudMay 23, 2012
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. this week announced the results of a new survey revealing 65% of organizations who experienced targeted attacks report the hacker’s motivation was driven by financial fraud, and resulted in business…
AT&T study reveals Toronto businesses prepared for unexpected disasterMay 3, 2012
As one of Canada’s primary commercial centres, Toronto requires increasingly complex network infrastructure for its major industries, which include finance, telecommunications, education, and medical research, according to AT&T.
Softchoice study finds corporate networking infrastructure ‘built on shaky foundation’April 18, 2012
An analysis by Toronto-based Softchoice of 78 corporate networking environments reveals that neglecting device management is exposing organizations to the risk of network outage, ratcheting up maintenance costs, and degrading network…
Canadian SMB data remains vulnerable to attack, natural disaster: PrimusFebruary 29, 2012
Small and medium business owners are leaving themselves increasingly vulnerable to the loss of data and the potential for a privacy breach despite a series of high-profile incidents in which confidential information on company servers have been…
Trend Micro calls 2011 “Year of Data Breaches”January 18, 2012
Trend Micro, in its annual threat round-up report, tags 2011 as “The Year of Data Breaches,” after “witnessing large, well-known companies succumb to targeted data breach attacks that not only stained reputations, but caused significant…
IBM scientists reveal five innovations that will change lives within five yearsJanuary 1, 2012
IBM Corp. recently released the sixth annual “IBM 5 in 5,” a list of innovations the company says has the potential to change the way people work, live and play over the next five years:
McAfee Threats Report shows 2011 on target to be busiest in mobile malware historyNovember 23, 2011
McAfee this week released the McAfee Threats Report: Third Quarter 2011, which showed that the Android mobile operating system solidified its lead as the primary target for new mobile malware.
Telus-Rotman IT security study finds hacks increasingly sophisticatedNovember 16, 2011
One-in-three IT security attacks seek financial gain, according to Telus and the Rotman School of Management’s fourth annual study on Canadian IT security, released on Tuesday.
University of New Brunswick and Cisco sign IT innovation and R&D pactOctober 26, 2011
The University of New Brunswick (UNB) and Cisco Canada this week announced two agreements aimed at helping the university become a world leader in technology innovation.