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News Government General
November 26, 2020  

Family employed by Ontario accused of $11M COVID benefit fraud

Unproven civil claim on behalf of the province, which also seeks $2 million in punitive damages.

News General
July 28, 2020  

IBM launches digital platform to help Canadian job seekers and business owners get back to work

Canada added nearly one million jobs in June, but there are still close to two million fewer jobs than there were pre-COVID

News Electronics General
November 7, 2019  

CGI not worried about another U.S. government shutdown, says CEO

Company begins its strategic plan to double its size within five to seven years.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
January 31, 2019  

CGI Group says Brexit and a slowing global economy offer opportunities

The Montreal-based IT consultancy has tended to develop more swiftly in times of economic uncertainty.

News General
February 20, 2018  

Three Indian companies tell Trudeau they’ll invest more than $1B in Canada

Investments will be made over five years; Trudeau claims at least 5,000 jobs to come.

News Manufacturing General
February 8, 2018  

Most companies cyber breached at least once last year: Scalar

Average recovery cost for those attacked more than once per day surpasses $3.7 million.

News Energy Manufacturing General Technology
October 30, 2017  

Gas plants trial hears from IT consultant allegedly hired to wipe hard drives

TORONTO — A private IT consultant who was allegedly

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Facilities Maintenance General Operations Production
May 17, 2017  

Bombardier taps IBM to improve its IT operations

Six-year contract, which spans 47 countries, is worth about $700 million.

News Manufacturing General
May 11, 2017  

Germany’s Siemens to cut 2,700 jobs as it modernizes IT unit

Changes include capacity for cyber security, expansion of platforms for data analysis.

News Manufacturing General
February 9, 2017  

Are Canadian companies losing the war on cyber-attacks?

Scalar study notes the number of increasingly sophisticated attacks are on the rise.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
January 16, 2017  

NB university establishes cybersecurity ‘hub’

The institute will offer programs for various skill levels to address the widening cybersecurity knowledge gap.

News Manufacturing General
November 3, 2016  

Study finds 48% of Canadian organizations have no cloud security

More than three-quarters of senior IT executives feel it’s not adequately addressed.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
May 12, 2016  

SNC-Lavalin scores $500M IT outsourcing deal with CGI Group

400 IT employees working for SNC in more than 25 countries will join Montreal-based CGI.

News Manufacturing General Technology
April 28, 2016  

Telus study finds Canadian businesses split on IoT plans

Nearly half have no plans to implement Internet of Things technology.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
March 29, 2016  

Dell selling IT unit to NTT Data for more than $3B

Sale part of Dell’s ongoing restructuring plan.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Technology
March 24, 2016  

IBM to create 100 cybersecurity jobs in New Brunswick

Premier Brian Gallant says the expansion builds a strong foundation for continued growth in the province’s IT sector.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
February 9, 2016  

Cyber attackers winning security war: study

IT pros see increase in severity, sophistication and frequency of cyber crime.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
October 20, 2015  

Safe IT in harsh environments

Thermally efficient.

News Manufacturing Economy General
October 15, 2015  

China passes US in number of billionaires

Driven by rise of information technology and manufacturing.

Insight Government Manufacturing General Operations
March 16, 2015  

Prepare a cyber defence

Manufacturers need to be aware of the threat to their businesses and place cyber security high on the action list.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 25, 2014  

Hackers show cars can be commandeered

US feds and automakers aim to block threats.

News Facilities Maintenance Operations Production
June 13, 2013  

Cyber criminals launch attacks from virtual bases in Canada

“A world in which you could put a castle wall around your system and keep intruders out is no longer plausible.”

News Automotive Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Technology
October 18, 2012  

GM gets techy with HP

Automaker signs project and software contracts with HP to accelerate IT transformation.

News Energy Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
August 27, 2012  

Manufacturers are less confident in Q2: PwC

Bets on foreign markets and energy investments as holding the key to growth.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
February 10, 2012  

Manufacturers’ confidence is picking up for 2012: PwC study

Canadian manufacturers have started the year feeling confident about their prospects, according to a PwC study.

Tech Centre Business Operations
December 29, 2011  

Get your head in the cloud

Cloud or “adaptive” computing is one of several emerging technologies that offers strategic advantages relevant to companies across many industries.

News Production
December 9, 2009  

Closing the perception gap between business and IT

Canadian IT departments are more in sync with their