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So you think you can blog? Your last chance to prove yourself!

09/10/2014

With less than two weeks until the contest closes, this is your last chance to try your hand at IT blogging and

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A hype cycle for the cloud chasm

I’ve been thinking about adoption rates and use cases for cloud computing, particularly here in Canada.  My goal is to...

September 3rd, 2014 Don Sheppard
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Dealing with IT setbacks

After working through some challenging management problems, a staffer came to me and reported a setback to which I uttered...

September 2nd, 2014 Ken Metcalfe
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How much is too much IT security?

Usually security implementers are aware of all the red tape they create, and evaluate the trade-offs against the value of...

August 27th, 2014 Donna Lindskog
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New topic for: So you think you can blog?

Good morning fellow blogging enthusiasts! As promised, we have a new suggested topic for our blogging contest. Remember that you...

August 27th, 2014 Hibah Ahmed
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The demise of excess access: A eulogy for traditional VPN

Once upon a time, in a world where mobile meant "laptop" or "remote home PC", Corporate network connectivity came in...

August 26th, 2014 Michael Ball
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Women in IT lead with grace, assertiveness, courage and swagger

I was really excited to attend the Women in the IT Channel Recognition Luncheon last Thursday as a guest of...

August 26th, 2014 Chris Henry
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How BES 10 works for me

There is still so much coverage these days about BlackBerry on a comeback trail, ready to take on the Apple...

August 25th, 2014 Chris Lau
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Two projects to improve IT security without using software

Imagine if an invisible thief could break into your home and start stealing your possessions. That’s one of the threats...

August 14th, 2014 Bruce Harpham
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Business needs a new kind of information technology employee

How often have you heard about the fast pace of change in the IT world and how hard it is...

August 13th, 2014 Dave O'Leary