Canadian IT Manager's Blog

Broadly connecting Canadian Infrastructure and Development Managers through career, industry and technology insight.

June, 2008

  • IT Manager Connection Spotlighted at 2008 Global MVP Summit

    I have blogged about the Global MVP Summit. However the Global MVP Summit has also put the spotlight on the IT Manager Connection blog -- one of 6 highlighted out of the hundreds of millions worldwide. However, have a look at all the top recommended blogs...
  • Windows Client Roadmap

    Today a letter from Bill Veghte, Senior VP of Windows at Microsoft, has gone out to all Windows customers about the “end of sales” date (June 30) for Windows XP and what that means as well as an update about Vista and Windows 7. You can read the full...
  • Upcoming July IT Manager Webcast

    There weren’t any IT Manager webcasts to tell you about in June but there is one coming up in July which I’ve listed below. You can also check out past webcasts and view them on-demand. IT Manager Webcast: Deep Dive into Windows Server 2008 File Services...
  • MSDN & TechNet -- What's New!

    Here's something different. Two video links from the MVP Newsletter courtesy of Canadian MVP Lead Sasha Krsmanovic! There's a new MSDN & TechNet infrastructure that allow for social media tagging and more. Two Canadian MVPs, Donald Belcham and Dave...
  • Podcast Interview with Stéphane Boisvert, President of Bell Canada Enterprise Group

    This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Stéphane Boisvert , Internationally Renowned Leader and Executive; President - Bell Canada Enterprise Group. Enjoy...
  • Stéphane Boisvert Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topic

    :00:37: Stéphane Boisvert profiles how he got to his present position and what his current role entails. :02:04: What opportunities will you realize for Bell in the short and longer term? "....in the short term we are in the business, first and foremost...
  • Strategic Architecture Forum 2008

    I'm back having completed more than 10 keynotes/presentations the last few weeks. I'm providing a blog series from these keynotes--lessons to be shared. This blog will focus on the SAF (Strategic Architecture Forum). Ruth posted a blog on the Strategic...
  • Interview with Internationally Renowned Entrepreneur Merrill Brown

    This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Merrill Brown , founder and principal of MMB Media LLC, which provides clients with management and strategy consulting...
  • Merrill Brown Interview Time Index (MM:SS) and Topic

    :00:26: Merrill profiles how he got to his present position and what his current role entails. :02:42: Can you share key leadership lessons from each of your prior roles? "....Always leave time to stay current....Focus is a keen thing....make good...
  • Client Satisfaction Success

    Stuart R. Crawford (Calgary, AB - Business Development Manager of IT Matters) In business, we are often taught in school and from peers to focus on profits and revenues as the key indicators to success in Small Business consulting (or at least that is...