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Blockchain, robotics, AI and wireless will ‘disrupt’ in 2018: Dimension Data

October 25, 2017

Blockchain, together with artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, and virtual and augmented reality, have the potential to deliver disruptive outcomes and reshape digital business in 2018. And, according to new findings from Dimension Data, companies that have not started the

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VMware’s CEO Discusses IoT And Data Management

October 19, 2017

By Paul Barker Earlier this year, VMware took the wraps off of a major product initiative, one that revolves around the infrastructure management side of the Internet of Things. The thinking being that with the number of IoT endpoints expected

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Bell and Akamai ink strategic partnership deal

October 18, 2017

Bell said today it has signed a strategic partnership with cloud delivery platform vendor Akamai Technologies, Inc., designed to expand its portfolio of Web security offerings for Canadian businesses. The two companies said in a release that by “joining forces,

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CommScope research on Gen Z ‘reveals an always-on mindset’

October 16, 2017

 CommScope said today that new global research from CommScope underscores why Generation Z is the most technology intimate and connection dependent in history, with unique viewpoints and expectations for the devices, technologies and people they depend on for their always-on

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Nokia PON offering integrates WiGig to the home

October 16, 2017

Nokia today unveiled its Wireless PON solution, which it called an industry first that allows operators to bring gigabit services to customers using WiGig wireless technology, eliminating the need to bring fiber all the way to a home or building.

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Dell Technologies unveils new IoT strategy

October 11, 2017

Dell Technologies has unveiled its Internet of Things (IoT) vision and strategy, a new IoT division as well as new IoT specific products, labs, partner program and consumption models. The company said in a release that as more and more

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Deloitte: Cities need integrated mobility operating systems

October 11, 2017

To combat pressing urban population and infrastructure challenges, cities should create a common platform that provides visibility, interoperability and optimization across their transportation networks, according to Deloitte’s new report, Toward a Mobility Operating System. The report explores the key capabilities

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Schneider says it’s ‘redefining power distribution’ with EcoStruxure

October 11, 2017

Schneider Electric recently launched EcoStruxure Power, a digital architecture and platform for power distribution and management in buildings. According to the company, it leverages advancements in IoT to deliver improved reliability, safety, efficiency, sustainability and connectivity for customers across multiple

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ICP Project, IREE certification for retrofits Canada-bound

October 4, 2017

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), and the Advanced Energy Centre at MaRS Discovery District (MaRS) announced today that they are working together to bring the Investor Confidence (ICP) Project and its Investor Ready Energy

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Gartner says global IT spending to reach US$3.7 trillion in 2018

October 4, 2017

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total US$3.7 trillion in 2018, an increase of 4.3% from 2017 estimated spending of US$3.5 trillion, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc. Enterprise software and IT services continue to exhibit strong growth,