Author Archives : Mary Allen


DMTI Insights Session tackles financial analytics  

In an increasingly digitized world, data carries undeniable clout. At once the source of insight into optimizing business operations, data also supports the development of products and services that were unimagined before as new sources of social and sensor information – and the technology to manage it – come online. But if the vision for […]

Susan Doniz, global CIO, Aimia, at DMTI session

Shawn Rosemarin, executive director, systems engineering, VMware Canada

VMware builds company and community support for mobile deployments  

The mobile revolution is well underway and shows no signs of waning. At the hardware level, smartphone penetration has moved into hyperdrive: according to the Boston Consulting Group, it took a decade to reach the first billion in global smartphone penetration; however, falling prices have meant the next billion was achieved in the last three […]


Securing the cloud to client continuum  

The digitization of business process and personal practice is having a profound impact on productivity at work and in daily life. But our growing reliance on cloud-enabled mobile collaboration exacts a price in the form of increased IT security risk. What is the source of this risk? For many, the ‘who’, ‘when’, ‘where’ and the […]

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Women in Technology panel, CiscoLive! 2015
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Le roi est mort, vive le roi!  

As these things go, the 26th CiscoLive! user conference was a feast for the drama lovers among us. And who doesn’t love drama? Apparently quite a few, as a record 26,000 attendees gathered in San Diego last week looking to learn more about changing of the guard at this key IT vendor organization, adding speculation […]


Curious about the trials, tools and techniques in data analytics?  

The annual Information Builders Summit is about building community. As company CMO and SVP marketing Michael Corcoran noted in introductory remarks to the keynote assembly at this month’s Orlando event, half of the summit presentations would be delivered by Information Builders (IB) customers, a rare phenomenon at vendor conferences, which demonstrates the value IB places […]

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