Canadian Information Processing Society
Nov. 27, 2014

October CIPS Volunteer of the Month: Candace Phelps
What value has your involvement with CIPS provided?

An opportunity to work with IT professionals outside of work!

I'm also excited about the opportunity to apply design skills to the CIPS AB newsletters and website.More

Featured I.T. Jobs
Chief Information Officer / Executive Director, Information Management and Information Technology, Edmonton, Alberta

Chief Information Officer, Regina, Saskatchewan

Informaticien(ne) — applications informatiques, Ottawa, Ontario

Server Analyst II, Fort McMurray, Alberta

Oracle NCC Engineer, Calgary, Alberta

Senior Business Analyst, Calgary, Alberta

Android System Engineer, Vancouver, British Columbia

Manager - Information Services & Technology, Surrey, British Columbia

BRM Technical DBA, Calgary, Alberta

Senior Oracle BRM (Billing and Revenue Management) Developer, Calgary, Alberta

Principal Engineer, Vancouver, British Columbia

Senior Project Manager, Guelph, Ontario

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CIPS AB Calgary Dec. 4 Breakfast Meeting: 'Inspiration in Project Management'
Project management is based on a methodological framework and processes that need to be understood and properly applied — indispensable to ensure success. But what about individuals' soft skills and communication, factors by their nature, that obviously cannot be limited to simple methods.More

What Canadians want (from their workplace)
Canadians tend to have a reputation for being a polite people — but just wait until their Internet slows down or their smartphone won't turn on.More

Should businesses respond to terrorism threat levels?
IT World Canada
After the shootings on Parliament Hill businesses may consider if they have a role protecting information in our country. More

Hackers using new Windows vulnerability
IT World Canada
Microsoft is rushing out a patch for a newly-discovered zero-day vulnerability which affects all currently supported versions of Windows (including Vista) and Windows Server 2008 and 2012. More

CIPS ON London Dec. 4 Dinner: 'Why Enterprise Needs More Than Email: Enable Cross-Platform Apps'
We would like to invite you to join us for what is guaranteed to be an excellent dinner, presentation and Networking opportunity with Manny Elawar, BlackBerry Developer Evangelist & Senior Enterprise Solutions Manager as our key note speaker. We are pleased to welcome Manny Elawar who will share his expertise and experience in Mobile Application development and Management. More

Growth vs. risk: How smart CIOs strike the balance
IT World Canada
In the investment world, there is a single principle that determines your success. The principle doesn't require insider knowledge. It doesn't require knowledge of reading technical charts or annual reports. Investment success ultimately comes down to asset allocation.More

CIPS AB Edmonton Dec. 11 Event
December 11
Edmonton Petroleum Club
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

The last event to be held at the Edmonton Petroleum Club — come and connect with fellow members to communicate your thoughts and ideas and celebrate the holiday season!More

5th Annual CIPS Saskatchewan/UR Computer Science CSEdWeek Luncheon
There is an increasing focus on enabling students, of all ages, to experience computer programming. The Hour of Code event, begun last year, seeks to reach 100 million students around the world this year.More

CIOs and suppliers: Making the most of the relationship
IT World Canada
Anyone who has been a CIO will tell you that a significant amount of time is spent managing relationships with suppliers. These can be good or not so good at times, but the question really is how to best maximize the value for the benefit of all concerned.More

Featured Whitepaper: 'Solution Spotlight: Securing Android for the Enterprise'
CIPS via IT World Canada
This Solution Spotlight provides an overview of how enterprises are dealing with mobility and security (from bring-your-own device to choose-your-own device programs) and explains the pros and cons of each from a business risk and management perspective. It also reveals the strength of the Android market and takes a closer look at the role of Samsung's KNOX mobile platform in helping businesses take greater advantage of enterprise mobility to sharpen their competitive edge.More

The marketing landscape is quickly evolving and DATA MARKETING 2014 will be a place of choice for data-driven marketers. DATA MARKETING 2014 is an unparalleled event that will change the way you think about your data.More