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Populating the Barcode of Life

What do crowdsourcing, mobile technology and DNA have in common? If you answered a unique means of gathering information to populate the International Barcode of Life database, you would be on to something. If you added a collaborative project undertaken by SAP and The University of Guelph, you would be familiar with a research initiative [...]

Sarah McMullin, project manager on the Guelph initiative, SAP Canada

Michael Dell, CEO, Dell

Dell World III – a study in transformation

The “largest startup in the world” is accelerating the transformation it embarked on over five years ago. As Michael Dell noted in his keynote at the third annual Dell World conference yesterday, free from the constraints of shareholder scrutiny, the now private Dell will be able to focus on long term investments to develop technology [...]

BlackBerry stepping up EMM game

BlackBerry has received more than its fair share of media scrutiny over the past year with device trend watchers salivating over much anticipated dramatic news for the Waterloo-based smartphone manufacturer. So far though, BlackBerry has disappointed: last month’s US $1 billion cash infusion from erstwhile buyer Fairfax Holdings, Ltd. and other investors has rescued the [...]

Peter Devenyi, SVP, enterprise software, BlackBerry

Linda Mantia, EVP, Cards and Payments Solutions, RBC

RBC’s Secure Cloud for mobile wallet

Canadians – and their banking institutions – have proved precocious in the embrace of new technologies. Early adopters of debit cards, Canadians have looked to their financial services providers for alternatives to the brick and mortar branch approach to banking and found ATMs and Interac, as well as telephone, online and mobile options to simplify [...]

Process the key barrier in digital healthcare 3

Harnessing technology to the yoke of specific user circumstance carries complexity that can inhibit adoption. In healthcare, for example, the application of IT is delivering impressive results in many institutions and for many individuals, but broader, system-wide implementation has been hampered by challenges that are specific to that sector. Issues around data privacy, government policy, [...]

Dr. Andrew Litt, chief medical officer, Dell