Author Archives : Mary Allen


Location analytics ‘how to’  

Technology has long been labelled an enabler of business success. But as more and more companies come to recognize how important transition to the ‘digital enterprise’ can be to competitive operation, this axiom is gathering momentum, taking on life as a critical imperative as opposed to organizational detail. This shift in thinking that is now […]

Rob Daleman, VP marketing and inside sales, DMTI Spatial

Anton Granic, director, Nutanix Canada

Beyond Convergence 1.0: the Nutanix private cloud-in-a-box  

Converged infrastructure is attracting a lot of attention in industry circles as the key means to reducing IT complexity in the data centre. But how exactly does infrastructure ‘converge’, how do various converged offerings differentiate and to what purpose? To answer these questions and more, InsightaaS spoke with Anton Granic, director of Nutanix’s Canadian business […]


Drawing the lines between Collabmobilicloud  

Is cloud a solution? Are collaboration and mobility technology outcomes? Or is a solution the answer to a user’s problems? Increasingly, in a new work era defined by staff mobility and flexibility, businesses are approaching technology acquisition in this last light – as one of several inputs to resolving an issue or challenge, rather than […]

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David Shacochis, VP, cloud platform, CenturyLInk Technology Solutions

Frameworks and culture in Roadmaps to Cloud Success  

A book as the source of knowledge in a world of digital communication? Surely not! In fact, not one, but two books served as the inspiration for presentations at the Roadmap to Cloud Success event held in Toronto last week. The third of four sessions in CenturyLink’s Reset on the Panacea of Cloud breakfast series, […]


Solving for the data science conundrum 1  

Across the industry spectrum, data is now extolled as the fount of new insight into market opportunity and operational excellence. Better collection, management and analysis of data, so the story goes, can translate into improved support that enables managers to make the right decisions faster to enhance competitive positioning, performance and/or service delivery. On the […]

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