Connections +

Topic
Standards


News CablingMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

2,000 attendees expected at Canadian Wireless Trade Show

October 11, 2016

The sixth annual Canadian Wireless Trade Show slated for the Toronto Congress Centre Oct. 26-27 is expected to attract 100 North American exhibitors and some 2,000 attendees to share what organizers describe as the “latest innovations in wireless technology and

News CablingData CentresMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

C-suite must be part of any cyber security action plan: GTEC

October 4, 2016

GTEC,, is joining forces with IBM Corp. and Telus Communications Inc. to deliver its annual Cyber Security Program Nov. 1 at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa. According to the conference organizer, the “challenge of cyber security has escalated from an

News CablingData CentresNetworksStandardsTelecom

Nokia says its F-Cell ‘revolutionizes’ small cell deployment

October 4, 2016

Nokia Bell Labs has announced what it has described as a breakthrough in small cell technology to “expedite the creation of the high capacity and low latency network that will form the digital fabric of the future for humans and

News Data CentresMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

InfoSec professionals weigh in on security and the public cloud

October 4, 2016

Information security (InfoSec) professionals trust the cloud even less now than they did last year, despite efforts by cloud-service providers to tighten security, according to the results of the second annual SANS Institute Cloud Security Survey to be released during

News CablingData CentresMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

Microsoft Outlines Its Digital Vision At MWPC

October 3, 2016

A record 16,000+ delegates converged in and around the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in July for the 2016 edition of the Microsoft Worldwide Partners Conference, otherwise known as MWPC. The annual event, the Redmond, Wash.-based software firm stated is designed

News CablingData CentresMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

Prepare For A Wild Ride, Says VMware’s CEO

October 3, 2016

There is a tectonic shift in the ICT industry currently underway that shows no sign of slowing down, says Pat Gelsinger, the president and CEO of VMware. Gelsinger said during a recent press briefing in Toronto that every customer conversation

News CablingData CentresMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

Of Machines & People

October 3, 2016

There was yet another new buzzword that surfaced at the 14th edition of the Canadian Telecom Summit held recently in Toronto – The Exchange of Everything or EoE. Five weeks before appearing on stage to discuss EoE, David Walsh, president,

News Data CentresMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

Productivity initiatives ‘distracting’ sales teams: Accenture

September 27, 2016

Organizations have invested billions in sales productivity solutions to enhance performance by giving sellers more time to sell – but the investment strategy is not paying off. According to new research from Accenture and CSO Insights, the research division of

News CablingData CentresMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

Three firms bring advanced telehealth services to Canada’s North

September 27, 2016

Ice Wireless, a mobile network operator in Canada’s North, and its parent company Iristel Inc., a national telecom carrier, are joining forces with Pharmaceutical Innovation Ltd. to offer telehealth services to rural and isolated Arctic and sub-Arctic areas, including amenities

News CablingData CentresMobilityNetworksStandardsTelecomThe Cloud

Adobe and Microsoft partner in the Azure cloud

September 26, 2016

Adobe and Microsoft Corp. today announced plans at the Microsoft Ignite conference in Atlanta for a strategic partnership the two said will help enterprise companies “embrace digital transformation.” “Business leaders in every industry are focused on how to better engage