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Musings & Forecasts From Barcelona

April 14, 2015

Mobile World Congress delivers many views on the current state of the ICT industry. Below is a sprinkling from the MWC 2015 edition, which took place last month in Barcelona, garnered either through one-on-one interviews with Connections+, press conferences and

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Attendance Record Set At MWC 2015

March 27, 2015

Barcelona, Spain – The annual telecom bonanza known as the Mobile World Congress again broke records with organizers estimating the event attracted 93,000 visitors from 200 countries. It featured more than 2,000 exhibiting companies housed in 100,000 net square metres

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Engineering To The Top

March 24, 2015

When Trina Alexson looks out across her organization for a next generation leader, the regional vice president with Cisco Systems Canada Co. is not watching for the engineers with perfect attendance or research reports that are completed on time and on

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SOTI’s Two Decade EMM Journey

March 13, 2015

The world of mobility was in a very different space 20 years ago when enterprise mobility management software vendor SOTI Inc. was first formed. Back then, its eventual revenue lifeline would be Pocket Controller Professional, a consumer product that contained

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How Secure Is Your Network?

February 27, 2015

Michel Juneau-Katsuya has seen it all when it comes to incidents of cyber security breaches and corporate espionage. The former senior intelligence officer with the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS), who started his career as a member of the RCMP,

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Age Of Digitization, Age Of Disruption

February 3, 2015

San Jose, Calif. – The overhauling by Cisco Systems Inc. in late January of its cloud infrastructure strategy was part of a three-pronged approach the company is betting its entire existence on – the digitization of everything, simplification of computational

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Ericsson, Vestberg and the 5G voyage

January 13, 2015

Stockholm – Hans Vestberg (pictured), the president and CEO of Ericsson and founding member of the Broadband Commission for Digital Development, is according to an article that ran on Saturday in the British newspaper The Independent, one of the world’s

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Rise Of The Machines

December 15, 2014

You leave the office and head for the parking lot. You start the car. Since it’s your regular quitting time, your home comfort system takes that as an indication you’re on your way, and turns on the air conditioning that’s

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The Changing Role Of The CIO

November 28, 2014

Dealing with constant change has been the “new normal” in IT for many years. Now, we are seeing the pace of change accelerate with an onslaught of new enterprise technologies such as cloud computing and mobile-first solutions. Today, three quarters

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Why People Embrace BYOD And What To Do About It

November 28, 2014

Today, IT budgets are not growing fast enough to fully keep pace with technological evolution. That’s a primary reason why BYOD has been considered favorably by some IT managers. They see BYOD as a fast, easy way to overcome the