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Together with the Ottawa Senators Foundation, Mitel will be sponsoring the 2018 Ottawa Seniors Foundation Telethon. This way, its viewers will be introduced to certain young individuals who have been impacted by the Foundation’s work, as well as all the programs it supports. The funds it plans to raise will help the younger population in western Quebec and eastern Ontario, to provide easier access to sports, education programs and recreation activities. Generally speaking, they are

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Nokia has launched an innovative IoT platform that allows for smart city video surveillance, parking management, and the incorporation of other sensors. Additional details will be revealed at Mobile World Congress. The platform was designed to connect several types of services, such as: Sensing as a Service This enhances the IoT networks with analytics and other data services. For example, by using this technology, it will be possible to automatically detect an illegal construction attempt

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The trials in Dubbo have been completed successfully and now citizens from New South Wales can expect to receive a digital driver’s license. According to Christian Wood, Service NSW chief product officer, they’re planned to go live in the middle of 2018. He revealed this information on Tuesday while speaking at the Overcoming the Challenges of Digital Transformation conference in Canberra. The first batch of digital licenses was made available back in 2016. Citizens were

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Vodafone, the leading global communications provider, is teaming up with Mango, a high street fashion retailer, to provide digital fitting rooms worldwide. In these new digital fitting room, customers will be able to view different sizes and colours onscreen, as well as accessories and alternative outfits. In order to gain access to these new features, the only thing they need to do to is to scan the barcode. The shop staff will receive the customer

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Ordering fresh groceries online is still lagging behind traditional eCommerce business, but CommonSense, an Israeli robotics company, sees this is an opportunity for improvement via digital transformation. Recently, the company has managed to raise $20 million in funding. The funds will go towards developing robotics and AI technology for micro-fulfilment centres. In practical terms, these are places where robots will store, manage, sort and process inventory that’s fit for storing in small warehouses. Elram Goren,

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Recently, Adobe launched a number of cybersecurity patches for Acrobat and Reader, addressing a total of 41 vulnerabilities, 17 of which are considered critical. The company states that some of these could even grant an attacker full control over one’s system. This is not only relevant for Microsoft Windows users, but Mac users too, as the vulnerabilities affect both operating systems. Reportedly, this matters if you’re running the 2017 version of the above-mentioned Adobe programs

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Mitel now has over one million cloud solutions users in Europe. Being a global leader in business communications, this is a major milestone for the company, and it comes right after being declared the second share leader in the UCaaS market. One of Mitel’s distinct advantages is the flexible consumption models that customers can choose from. The company is seeing constant growth and customers are free to take advantage of the flexibility, scalability and advanced

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A new report from Gartner unveils that 46 per cent of CIOs are planning to deploy some kind of artificial intelligence solutions in the near future. Artificial intelligence is a term that’s tightly connected to digital transformation; even though it’s not a common element of enterprises around the globe as of right now, it looks like this is going to change soon. The report also says that 4 per cent of CIOs have already implemented

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Kansas City is considering implementing an IoT solution that would make the area safer by offering security without surveillance. Sensity Systems Inc. is the company behind it all. Partnering with Genetec Inc., they have been able to produce an advanced IoT public safety and video security solution that’s integrated with LEDs. In the beginning, Kansas City will test it by monitoring the city’s new streetcar line, which is currently 2.2 miles long. At the time

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WordPress, the ever-popular CMS, has announced its automatic update function is broken in version 4.9.3. Unless you manually update it to the newest version this time, your website won’t be receiving any further updates, leaving you exposed to a myriad of cybersecurity exploits. Did you know that 29 per cent of all websites use WordPress as their primary CMS? This makes it lucrative for cybercriminals to develop a way to break their way inside and

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