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HP to eliminate 27,000 positions

May 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.

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Check Point survey reveals extent of targeted attacks driven by financial fraud

May 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…

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AT&T study reveals Toronto businesses prepared for unexpected disaster

May 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.

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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…

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Canadian SMB data remains vulnerable to attack, natural disaster: Primus

February 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…

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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…

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IBM scientists reveal five innovations that will change lives within five years

January 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:

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McAfee Threats Report shows 2011 on target to be busiest in mobile malware history

November 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.

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Telus-Rotman IT security study finds hacks increasingly sophisticated

November 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.

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University of New Brunswick and Cisco sign IT innovation and R&D pact

October 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.