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Carl Data launches innovative Machine Learning app at WEFTEC

October 3, 2018

Carl Data Solutions Inc. today launched what it described as a “ground-breaking application for the wastewater management industry that uses machine learning to provide on-going, real-time analysis of sewer systems, something never available before.” The Vancouver-based firm’s FlowWorks team is

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Hitachi Vantara announces initiative with Edmonton’s Health City at NEXT 2018

October 3, 2018

Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., announced at its recent NEXT 2018 user conference in San Diego that it is collaborating with Health City, a cluster-led, economic development organization in Edmonton. Health City leverages Edmonton’s assets in

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EXFO adds new test module into its 400G ecosystem test portfolio

October 3, 2018

EXFO Inc. has announced the expansion of its 400G ecosystem test portfolio with a new test module that contains its Open Transceiver System (OTS). According to the Quebec City-based firm, OTS is a modular design concept that enables compatibility between

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Gap Wireless receives green light to demo enterprise-grade drones

September 26, 2018

Gap Wireless, a distributor of products and services for the mobile broadband and wireless markets and a provider of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology, has received a national Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) from Transport Canada, enabling the company to

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Bosch subsidy SAST pledges to ‘revolutionize’ security camera ecosystem

September 26, 2018

Munich-based Security and Safety Things GmbH (SAST) this week announced what it called its vision for a new and revolutionary IoT platform in the security camera segment. SAST, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Bosch Group, said it is currently

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Manulife, University of Waterloo initiate AI research partnership

September 26, 2018

Manulife this week announced a four-year, $400,000 partnership with the Waterloo Artificial Intelligence Institute at the University of Waterloo. According to the company, the investment will support AI research in disability claim prediction as well as fraud detection and natural

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PwC says cybercrime affects almost a third of all organizations

September 18, 2018

According to the PwC Global Economic Crime Report, cybercrime is now the second most reported economic crime, affecting 31%. The percentage is high, the firm says, and if cybersecurity doesn’t become a priority in business, it will certainly get higher.

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Smart meter market to surpass $10.4 billion mark by 2022: GlobalData

September 18, 2018

The global smart meter market is estimated to reach US$10.4 billion by 2022, driven by rising emissions, domestic energy resource constraints, ageing infrastructure and the growing demand and cost of electricity, says data and analytics firm GlobalData a leading data

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High-speed Internet comes to Nunavut as new satellite network launched

September 17, 2018

Northwestel today launched its new high-speed broadband satellite network serving Nunavut. Iqaluit, Nunavut’s capital and largest community, is the first to have the high-speed network commissioned, and all 25 Nunavut communities will have access to the network in the coming

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BlackBerry unveils new software and services for the Enterprise of Things

September 12, 2018

BlackBerry Ltd. today launched new software and services as part of BlackBerry Spark, the company’s new Enterprise of Things (EoT) platform, which it said is designed and built for ultra-secure hyperconnectivity from the kernel to the edge. Unveiled at the