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The 2014 New Cities Summit to focus on ‘Re-imagining Cities’

December 12, 2013

The New Cities Foundation this week announced the theme for the New Cities Summit 2014 will be Re-imagining Cities: Transforming the 21st Century Metropolis.

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Siobhan Byron to lead Westcon’s Canadian operations

August 1, 2013

Westcon Group, a distributor of unified communications, network infrastructure, data centre, and security product offerings recently selected industry veteran Siobhan Byron to lead its operations in Canada.

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What ails us can be fixed

July 1, 2013

The cover story in this issue is a microcosm of all that is happening in the ICT industry. So much change, so many moving parts, so many opportunities and so many challenges.

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Tech entrepreneur and investor joins MaRS as head of its ICE sector

May 9, 2013

MaRS Discovery District has appointed Salim Teja as managing director of its ICE sector programs.

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IEEE SmartGridComm 2013 to explore sustainable growth of electric grids

May 9, 2013

The IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm), the international forum dedicated to the advance of the world’s power delivery infrastructure, has extended the “Call for Papers” deadline to May…

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Networks of Centres of Excellence provides MaRS with new funding

February 7, 2013

The Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) has awarded Ontario-based MaRS Innovation $14.95 million in funding through the Centres of Excellence for Commercialization and Research (CECR) program.

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Fluke Networks claims first with launch of Visual TruView

January 31, 2013

Fluke Networks this week launched the Visual TruView appliance, which it describes as the industry’s “first truly” unified, single-box network and application performance monitoring and troubleshooting offering.

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Cisco launches HealthPresence 2.5 and Connected Health Services

January 17, 2013

Cisco Systems Inc. today announced three new connected health offerings, including HealthPresence 2.5, which the firm said are “designed to meet an increasing need in the healthcare industry for software and services that helps…

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Survey identifies top 10 IT challenges

November 8, 2012

Although companies continue to increase their investments in and dependency on IT resources, many are not doing enough to protect themselves, according to a new survey from global consulting firm Protiviti.

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Cisco Global Cloud Index forecasts cloud traffic to grow sixfold by 2016

October 25, 2012

In the second annual Cisco Global Cloud Index (2011-2016) issued this week, Cisco forecasts global data centre traffic to grow fourfold and reach a total of 6.6 zettabytes annually by 2016. The company also predicts global cloud traffic, the…