Category Archives: Canada Perspectives

Business Mobility in 2016: Bold Ambition plus Capability Key

By Sanjay Khanna, Senior Analyst, Canadian Mobile Business Applications and Services, IDC Canada 2016 is an inflection year for business mobility in Canada. As we step into the 16th year of the 21st century, Canadian organizations’ ability to select and … Continue reading

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An ex-Winnipegger’s Guide to Winter Survival

So it’s here … it happens every year … and yet the onslaught of winter always jolts our senses and monopolizes our elevator conversations as if it’s something new. I moved to Toronto 15 years ago from Winnipeg and, while … Continue reading

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Nine Technology Trends that Will Shape 2016

A year has come and gone. It is time to take out the crystal ball and make some predictions for 2016. Many have done this over the past weeks leading up to the new year. Gartner, IDC, Juniper Research and many more have shared what they … Continue reading

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Digital Transformation in the Cisco Innovation Centre Toronto

Four years ago, Cisco collaborated with Delta Controls to develop the first-ever IP-based, Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) HVAC controller. The building automation control industry and the information technology sector were now officially converged, and we never looked back. This groundbreaking innovation led … Continue reading

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Cisco Innovation Centre Toronto Opens its Doors

I am proud of the ways Cisco is investing in Canada. We have established 12 University Research Chairs across Canada and the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games technology legacy program. There’s also our R&D job creation initiative with the Province of … Continue reading

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I’m No Scientist

…but I’m not stupid either. The environment and, more specifically, climate change are among the greatest challenges we face in the world (right up there with economic challenges, political instability, health, safety, and social inequality). It’s no surprise, if we … Continue reading

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How we helped OTMH become one of the most advanced hospitals in Canada

By Tony Marcelli, FlexITy Solutions Over the last 5 years, FlexITy has been working in partnership with the EllisDon Information, Communication, Automation, and Technology (ICAT) team, Cisco and Halton Healthcare to deploy an ICAT Infrastructure at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial … Continue reading

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What a difference a year makes…

As I was listening to music whilst on the treadmill, I started to reflect on just how beautiful the view across the lake was and with the sun shining down, I realized this week marked my one year anniversary of … Continue reading

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The Courage to Take Action

On September 30th, a community of passionate professionals came together for the first Women of Influence speaking series luncheon of the year. I was fortunate to be invited to deliver the keynote speech and share some of my leadership story … Continue reading

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Behind the TO2015 Games: Creating the Most Digital Games in History

This post is last in a series taking readers behind-the-scenes of how Cisco technology is powering the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. During these series we’ve taken you deep inside the technology powering the TO2015 Games, which ended this … Continue reading

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