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CenturyLink CSO on defence against the “five bad actors”

Dave Mahon brings impressive credentials to his current position as Chief Security Officer at CenturyLink. Former supervisory special agent with the FBI, Mahon began his 31 year career with the US domestic spy agency investigating organized crime, moving from there to international terrorism. During his tenure, FBI investigative methods evolved with advance of the computer […]

Dave Mahon, Chief Security Officer, CenturyLink

Julian_Mills, head of corporate intranet and internal social media, BMO Financial Group

Cloud services going rogue on corporate intranets  

For years organizations have been battling silos. Whether it’s the data centre, communications infrastructure or software, over the past decades IT departments have leveraged existing technology and integrated it in ongoing attempts to create seamless service delivery. Arguably one of the most prolific silo-generating activities these days is the deployment of cloud services on the […]


Enabling tools can put security practices on high alert  

A network performance specialist by profession and principal with The Technology Firm, Tony Fortunato has spent his career working with enterprises to solve issues around networks and security. In recent years, he has seen growing demand on the part of organizations for a specific type of corporate security training around network usage and practices. In […]

Tony Fortunato, principal, The Technology Firm

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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