July 14, 2015

Security is a PAIN – But So are Security Breaches

Like any red blooded Canadian we agree Security measures are a pain. But if you find security is a pain try restoring 6000 files before opening for business on Monday morning because they have been corrupted. Quickly the nuisance of not opening that email attachment for ‘security reasons’ makes a lot more business sense. Antivirus, […]
July 6, 2015

What a Feeling – 100% Uptime – All Clients!

What a great feeling to look at every single client and every single system that connects their technology together and see it was 100% available. Friday we reviewed our company dashboard and when we got to these results it was time to celebrate! Not one internet failure that affected our clients, not one application that […]
June 22, 2015

When to Under Invest in Technology

The problem is so seemingly pervasive even the federal government acknowledges most Canadian businesses under invest in technology.  Industry analysts often cite the same in study after study.  This underinvestment is then considered a direct link to why productivity is lower in Canada versus other nations. Having worked as a technology consultant for over 7 […]
June 1, 2015

Chamber Presentation – BDC’s Chief Economist

Today Pierre Cleroux, Chief Economist with the BDC gave an informative presentation to a large group of Chamber members. Part of his overview included a GDP forecast for Alberta in 2015 and 2016. He noted how forestry, manufacturing and agriculture all had significant growth years in 2014 and those drivers are still in place this […]