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DevOps Patterns and Anti-Patterns ‘Power Panel’ at @DevOpsSummit | #DevOps

In the world of DevOps there are ‘known good practices’ – aka ‘patterns’ – and ‘known bad practices’ – aka ‘anti-patterns.' Many of these patterns and anti-patterns have been developed from real world experience, especially by the early adopters of DevOps theory; but many are more feasible in theory than in practice, especially for more recent entrants to the DevOps scene. In this power panel at @DevOpsSummit at 18th Cloud Expo, moderated by DevOps Conference Chair Andi Mann, panelists will discuss the patterns and anti-patterns of DevOps, and what it means to ‘do the right thing’ in a DevOps way, but in the real world. read more
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[session] Cutting Through the Fog of the Internet of Things By @AerisCTO | @ThingsExpo #IoT

There is an ever-growing explosion of new devices that are connected to the Internet using “cloud” solutions. This rapid growth is creating a massive new demand for efficient access to data. And it’s not just about connecting to that data anymore. This new demand is bringing new issues and challenges and it is important for companies to scale for the coming growth. And with that scaling comes the need for greater security, gathering and data analysis, storage, connectivity and, of course, the need to find a platform (solution) that is capable of quickly and easily managing all of these complex necessities. read more
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Announcing @Ericsson Named “Gold Sponsor” of @ThingsExpo NY | #IoT

SYS-CON Events announced today that Ericsson has been named “Gold Sponsor” of SYS-CON's @ThingsExpo, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York, New York. Ericsson is a world leader in the rapidly changing environment of communications technology – providing equipment, software and services to enable transformation through mobility. Some 40 percent of global mobile traffic runs through networks we have supplied. More than 1 billion subscribers around the world rely every day on networks that we manage. With more than 39,000 granted patents, we have one of the industry's strongest intellectual property rights portfolios. read more
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Wearable Payments: Contactless NFC, RFID, and QR/Barcode Payment Technologies | @ThingsExpo #IoT

Digital payments using wearable devices such as smart watches, fitness trackers, and payment wristbands are an increasing area of focus for industry participants, and consumer acceptance from early trials and deployments has encouraged some of the biggest names in technology and banking to continue their push to drive growth in this nascent market. Wearable payment systems may utilize near field communication (NFC), radio frequency identification (RFID), or quick response (QR) codes and barcodes as enabling technologies, and the contactless point of sale (POS) terminals and backend payment processing infrastructure being utilized for mobile payments are being leveraged to extend payment capabilities to wearables, as well. read more
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Overcoming Network Limitations: A New Approach By @SDietric | @CloudExpo #Cloud

More is being required today of network infrastructure than ever before, due in part to the changing latency and bandwidth needs of modern applications. Wide area networks (“WANs”) are feeling the pressure, especially those that use many technologies from different services providers, are geographically diverse and are stretched to the limit by increased video and cloud app usage. In view of these challenges, hybrid WAN architectures with advanced application-level traffic routing are of particular interest. They combine the reliability of private lines for critical business applications with the cost-effectiveness of broadband/Internet connectivity for non-critical traffic. read more
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[session] IoT: Creating the Next Generation of Communities By @_ChrisKlein | @ThingsExpo #IoT

In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Klein, CEO and Co-founder of Rachio, will discuss next generation communities that are using IoT to create more sustainable, intelligent communities. One example is Sterling Ranch, a 10,000 home development that – with the help of Siemens – will integrate IoT technology into the community to provide residents with energy and water savings as well as intelligent security. Everything from stop lights to sprinkler systems to building infrastructures will run efficiently and sustainably. read more
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Canadian dollar touches 80-cent US mark

Canadian dollar touches 80-cent US mark
The Flamborough Review (press release) (registration) - 14 hours agoTORONTO - The Canadian dollar briefly touched the 80-cent US mark Friday morning before retreating, capping a remarkable rebound for the currency thanks to strengthening commodity prices and weakness in the greenback.
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Canadian dollar touches 80-cent US mark

Canadian Dollar Retains Upside Risk on Consistent Data Beats

Canadian Dollar Retains Upside Risk on Consistent Data Beats
DailyFX - 9 minutes agoA perfect storm has developed for Canadian Dollar bears. In addition to Oil having risen ~70% from the February 11 low and the US Dollar falling to levels not seen since June, the Canadian economy continues to outperform rivals in terms of economic new ...
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Canadian Dollar Retains Upside Risk on Consistent Data Beats

Canadian dollar flirts with 80 cents US - Orangeville.com

Canadian dollar flirts with 80 cents US - Orangeville.com
Orangeville Banner - 13 hours agoTORONTO - The Canadian dollar flirted with the 80-cent US mark in early trading as the price of oil also rose. Meanwhile the futures market pointed to a negative open for U.S.
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Canadian dollar flirts with 80 cents US - Orangeville.com

They Have To Be Monsters

Since I started working on Discourse, I spend a lot more time thinking about how software can encourage and nudge people to be more empathetic online. That's why it's especially hard to read articles like this one:My brother’s 32nd birthday is today. It’s an especially emotional day for his family because he’s not alive for it.He died of a heroin overdose last February. This year is even harder than the last. I started weeping at midnight and eventually cried myself to sleep. Today’s symptoms include explosions of sporadic sobbing and an insurmountable feeling of emptiness. My mom posted a gut-wrenching comment on my brother’s Facebook page about the unfairness of it all. Her baby should be here, not gone. “Where is the God that is making us all so sad?” she asked.In response, someone — a stranger/(I assume) another human being — commented with one word: “Junkie.”The interaction may seem a bit strange and out of context until you realize that this is the Facebook page of a per…

Canadian dollar briefly hits 80-cent US mark before retreating to previous day ...

Canadian dollar briefly hits 80-cent US mark before retreating to previous day ...
CTV News - 11 minutes agoTORONTO -- The Canadian dollar briefly touched the 80-cent US mark before retreating, signalling a remarkable rebound for the currency this year.
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Canadian dollar briefly hits 80-cent US mark before retreating to previous day ...

Announcing @SoftLayer Named “Gold Sponsor” of @CloudExpo New York | #Cloud

SYS-CON Events announced today that SoftLayer, an IBM Company, has been named “Gold Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 18th Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York, New York. SoftLayer, an IBM Company, provides cloud infrastructure as a service from a growing number of data centers and network points of presence around the world. SoftLayer’s customers range from Web startups to global enterprises. read more
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The Challenge of Partnerships: ‘The Good, Bad and Ugly’ of Prize Collaborations

Well-executed partnerships can create better solutions and place them on a bigger platform. Poorly executed ones, on the other hand, can send federal agencies into a bureaucratic tailspin.To partner or not to partner: That is the question.DigtialStorm/iStock/Thinkstock “If you are going to do one, don’t do it because it seems like a good idea,” says Sandeep Patel, open innovation manager at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Idea Lab. “Make sure there is value in it.”There are benefits and drawbacks to any potential collaboration. A federal agency planning a challenge should have a good reason for working with another agency or organization.Should money motivate an arrangement?“Funding is the least important reason to partner,” Patel says.Typically, partnering offers more important benefits through leveraging marketing, better prize operations and access to data or expertise your agency may not have.The National Institute of Standards and Technology joined forces with th…

Men & Mice to Exhibit at @CloudExpo | @MenAndMice @Azure #AWS #IoT

SYS-CON Events announced today that Men & Mice, the leading global provider of DNS, DHCP and IP address management overlay solutions, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. The Men & Mice Suite overlay solution is already known for its powerful application in heterogeneous operating environments, enabling enterprises to scale without fuss. Building on a solid range of diverse platform support, the Men & Mice Suite is taking overlay dexterity one step further into the cloud through full support for Microsoft Azure DNS (January 2016) and AWS Amazon Route 53 (from 2014). Major cloud platform support allows Men & Mice Suite users free rein to extend their infrastructure into the cloud if, and when, they need it. read more
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Canadian dollar flirts with 80 cents US

Canadian dollar flirts with 80 cents US
durhamregion.com - 22 minutes agoThe Canadian dollar has been gaining ground since the end of January after dropping below 70 cents US to start the year. The rise came as the price for the June contract for benchmark North American crude oil rose 45 cents to US$46.48 per barrel. It's Oil That's Driving This Loonie Rally - MarketPulse (blog)

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Canadian dollar flirts with 80 cents US

Commodity Prices, Weak Canadian Dollar Could Hurt Spectra in Q1

Commodity Prices, Weak Canadian Dollar Could Hurt Spectra in Q1
Yahoo News - 15 hours agoThe fall in SE's Western Canada Transmission and Processing segment's EBITDA could also be mainly due to a weak Canadian dollar. Lower commodity prices have also impacted the segment's NGL (natural gas liquids) operations in Empress, Alberta.
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Commodity Prices, Weak Canadian Dollar Could Hurt Spectra in Q1

Findings on Database Management | @CloudExpo #Cloud #IoT #BigData

Technical decisions around data persistence are hard, which is why we surveyed 583 IT Professionals on everything from current DBMS and ORM usage to modern database engines’ data structures and access patterns to storing data on a mobile device. The two most mature commercial DBMS offerings (Oracle and MySQL) are used in production by 51% and 49% of respondents, respectively-significantly ahead of the third-ranked DBMS (SQL Server, at 34%). The top three, and the tight race between the top two, have not changed in years, among our survey respondents as well as on the DBMS ranking aggregator dbengines.com. The nearest NoSQL challenger, MongoDB, remains a distant fourth in production environments. read more
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Is Current CFTC Data Bullish for the Canadian Dollar?

Is Current CFTC Data Bullish for the Canadian Dollar?
DTN The Progressive Farmer (registration) (blog) - 2 hours agoAs of April 19 CFTC data, investors held a bullish net-long position in the Canadian dollar (blue bars) for the third consecutive week of 7,308 contracts.
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Is Current CFTC Data Bullish for the Canadian Dollar?

Canadian dollar closes higher as TSX loses a point; New York slumps

Canadian dollar closes higher as TSX loses a point; New York slumps
Times Colonist - 1 hour agoThe last time the Canadian dollar closed above 80 cents was on June 30 when it finished at 80.06 cents US. The Canadian currency has gained new life from recent strength in oil prices as well as general U.S.
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Canadian dollar closes higher as TSX loses a point; New York slumps

Locating the truth: Cheap Canadian dollar doesn't guarantee big studio ...

Locating the truth: Cheap Canadian dollar doesn't guarantee big studio ...
National Post - 10 minutes agoThe Canadian film industry couldn't find a better testimonial. And the low Canadian dollar aids in attracting special effects feature productions, too.
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Locating the truth: Cheap Canadian dollar doesn't guarantee big studio ...

Announcing @EnzuInc to Exhibit at @CloudExpo New York | #Cloud

SYS-CON Events announced today that Enzu, a leading provider of cloud hosting solutions, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Enzu’s mission is to be the leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions worldwide. Enzu enables online businesses to use its IT infrastructure to their competitive advantage. By offering a suite of proven hosting and management services, Enzu wants companies to focus on the core of their online business and let Enzu manage their IT hosting infrastructure. read more
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Agile Transformation at Census

The agile transformation at the Census Bureau started several years ago after GAO recommended Census implement a standard Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC). Around the same time came the newly released Digital Services Playbook as well as a general shift in the industry to using a more agile approach in software development to improve product delivery and business customer satisfaction. Along with the clear benefits, there was a general appetite from individuals and teams to introduce agile concepts into their project. This all led the Bureau to initiate an agile transformation, starting with the development of an agile SDLC in 2013.bakhtiar_zein/iStock/Thinkstock In the last several years the ongoing agile transformation has been gaining tremendous momentum across the Bureau. In late 2014, the IT Directorate engaged industry experts to help focus and further enhance the Transformation efforts. The Information Systems Support and Review Office (ISSRO) conducted an enterprise assessm…

Ten Years of Continuous Integration: Where’s My CI Database? | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps

In 2006, Martin Fowler posted his now famous essay on Continuous Integration. Looking back, what seemed revolutionary, radical or just plain crazy is now common, pedestrian and "just what you do." I love it. Back then, building and releasing software was a real pain. Integration was something you did at the end, after code complete, and we didn't know how long it would take. Some people may recall how we, as an industry, spent a massive amount of time integrating code from one team with another, or even just between developers that sat next to each other. The arguments against it at the time seemed valid and impactful. Now they seem weak and silly. Fowler proposed Continuous Integration, an idea that was simple, elegant and had far-reaching repercussions. By producing constant, automated, self-testing builds in development, a huge amount of resource overhead typically incurred down the line was eliminated. read more
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[session] Visualizing IoT Data with HTML5 Dashboards By @ShikhirSingh | @CloudExpo #Cloud

Increasing IoT connectivity is forcing enterprises to find elegant solutions to organize and visualize all incoming data from these connected devices with re-configurable dashboard widgets to effectively allow rapid decision-making for everything from immediate actions in tactical situations to strategic analysis and reporting. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Shikhir Singh, Senior Developer Relations Manager at Sencha, will discuss how to create HTML5 dashboards that interact with IoT devices via Ext JS constructed components like Grids, Charts, and Widgets. read more
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The Agile Accelerator | @CloudExpo @IsomorphicHQ #DigitalTransformation

Between the mockups and specs produced by analysts, and resulting applications built by developers, there exists a gulf where projects fail, costs spiral, and applications disappoint. Methodologies like Agile attempt to address this with intensified communication, with partial success but many limitations. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Charles Kendrick, CTO & Chief Architect at Isomorphic Software, will present a revolutionary model enabled by new technologies. Learn how business and development users can collaborate - each using tools appropriate to their expertise - to build mockups and enhance them all the way through functional prototypes, to final deployed applications. This approach helps you improve usability, exceed end-user expectations, and still hit project milestones. read more
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IoT Sales: Enabling Adopters | @ThingsExpo #IoT #IIoT #DigitalTransformation

Most people love new technology. It can make us more productive. It can lower our costs. It can be very “cool.” So, if it’s true and most people love new technology, why do we tend to adopt new technology on a “curve?” Why do innovators and early adopters jump in early while others become late majority or laggards? One answer is the effect of salespeople on the adoption curve. With innovators, salespeople probably make no difference. Innovators are going to buy new technology early and take a risk. It's important that they are the first to utilize and implement new technology. They probably know more about the technology than the salespeople do anyway. They have likely been researching the new stuff for months and probably were involved in beta-testing the product for the manufacturer. read more
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Hybrid Data Warehouse with dashDB | @CloudExpo @IBM #DataCenter #Storage

As you respond to increasing requests for new analytics, you need fast and flexible technology in your arsenal so that you can deploy the right workload to the right platform for the need at hand. Do you need self-service and fast time to value? Do you have data and application control and privacy needs, along with strict SLAs to meet? IBM dashDB™ is data warehouse technology powered by in-memory computing and in-database analytics that are designed for fast results, scalability and more. read more
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[session] Visualizing IoT Data with HTML5 Dashboards By @ShikhirSingh | @CloudExpo #Cloud

Increasing IoT connectivity is forcing enterprises to find elegant solutions to organize and visualize all incoming data from these connected devices with re-configurable dashboard widgets to effectively allow rapid decision-making for everything from immediate actions in tactical situations to strategic analysis and reporting. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Shikhir Singh, Senior Developer Relations Manager at Sencha, will discuss how to create HTML5 dashboards that interact with IoT devices via Ext JS constructed components like Grids, Charts, and Widgets. read more
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The Agile Accelerator | @CloudExpo @IsomorphicHQ #DigitalTransformation

Between the mockups and specs produced by analysts, and resulting applications built by developers, there exists a gulf where projects fail, costs spiral, and applications disappoint. Methodologies like Agile attempt to address this with intensified communication, with partial success but many limitations. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Charles Kendrick, CTO & Chief Architect at Isomorphic Software, will present a revolutionary model enabled by new technologies. Learn how business and development users can collaborate - each using tools appropriate to their expertise - to build mockups and enhance them all the way through functional prototypes, to final deployed applications. This approach helps you improve usability, exceed end-user expectations, and still hit project milestones. read more
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IoT Sales: Enabling Adopters | @ThingsExpo #IoT #IIoT #DigitalTransformation

Most people love new technology. It can make us more productive. It can lower our costs. It can be very “cool.” So, if it’s true and most people love new technology, why do we tend to adopt new technology on a “curve?” Why do innovators and early adopters jump in early while others become late majority or laggards? One answer is the effect of salespeople on the adoption curve. With innovators, salespeople probably make no difference. Innovators are going to buy new technology early and take a risk. It's important that they are the first to utilize and implement new technology. They probably know more about the technology than the salespeople do anyway. They have likely been researching the new stuff for months and probably were involved in beta-testing the product for the manufacturer. read more
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Hybrid Data Warehouse with dashDB | @CloudExpo @IBM #DataCenter #Storage

As you respond to increasing requests for new analytics, you need fast and flexible technology in your arsenal so that you can deploy the right workload to the right platform for the need at hand. Do you need self-service and fast time to value? Do you have data and application control and privacy needs, along with strict SLAs to meet? IBM dashDB™ is data warehouse technology powered by in-memory computing and in-database analytics that are designed for fast results, scalability and more. read more
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The Data Briefing: Tales from the Dark Side of Data

There are many scary tales in the world of knowledge management and data management. Tales of missing data that was lost through the administrative cracks, such as the story of the missing Apollo 11 moonwalk tapes that most likely were erased by accident. Or the 36-year search for the original Wright Brothers’ patent, which was happily re-discovered this month. As more data is being created at ever-increasing speed and complexity, there will be more missing data horror stories.iStock/Thinkstock Data is easier to create now than ever before in history. The government has always been a major creator and collector of data. Whenever I think of government data, I think of the enormous government warehouse at the end of Raiders of the Lost Ark. That warehouse has grown even larger as more and more data has been lost in the endless rows of storage. I wrote about the problem of “dark data” in a column last year:“When different parts of the organization are not collaborating on data collection …

Rugged DevOps | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps #Microservices #ContinuousIntegration

I had the opportunity to catch up with Chris Corriere - DevOps Engineer at AutoTrader - to talk about his experiences in the realm of Rugged DevOps. We discussed automation, culture and collaboration, and which thought leaders he is following. Chris Corriere: Hey, I'm Chris Corriere. I'm a DevOps Engineer AutoTrader. Derek Weeks: Today we're going to talk about Rugged DevOps. It's a subject that's gaining a lot of traction in the community but not a lot of people are really familiar with what it is. read more
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IoT Will Transform Commerce | @ThingsExpo #IoT #DigitalTransformation

From fitness trackers to connected refrigerators to coffee makers, there is no end to how smart even the most inane technology can become. The Internet of Things (IoT) isn’t just changing how consumers manage their home security or order their coffee filters – it’s revolutionizing the very fabric of commerce. However, according to Gartner, IoT is still in its early days of maturity. Gartner predicts that through 2018 there will be no one prevailing IoT ecosystem platform. This means that in the next few years there will be a proliferation of different devices, products and approaches to IoT. In fact, Cisco predicts that there will be a whopping 50 billion connected devices by 2020. read more
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Trends on Tuesday: Smartphone Ownership Reaching Saturation, Fueling Media Consumption

ComScore released a report with a lot of great data about how mobile digital media usage continues to explode in 2016. It has 70 pages of charts and information to digest.TCmake_photo/iStock/Thinkstock Here are seven key mobile trends and takeaways:Smartphones are exponentially driving digital media usage.
Digital media has tripled since 2013 and digital media use is being driven heavily by smartphones—up by 78% since 2013. Within the top 100 digital media properties, audience from mobile is now more than double that of desktop alone.Smartphone apps account for half of all digital media consumption.
Growing 12% in the past year to 56%, mobile apps are the primary vehicles for the increased digital media consumption. From the YouTube app, to streaming media on Pandora, to Facebook’s social network, people love their mobile apps for media and social content and spend the majority of their time in them (mobile Web accounts for only 9% of digital media consumption).Smartphones have reached m…

Canadian dollar and business outlook

Canadian dollar and business outlook
Western Producer (subscription) - 55 minutes agoWINNIPEG, April 26 The Canadian dollar gained against its US counterpart on Tuesday, supported by advances in crude oil. The US Federal Reserve begins a two-day meeting this week to discuss the country's monetary policy.
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Canadian dollar and business outlook

TSX down 97 points; Canadian dollar slips

TSX down 97 points; Canadian dollar slips
Times Colonist - 9 hours agoLower oil also helped take the loonie lower, with the Canadian currency edging down 0.02 of a cent to 78.90 cents US. Elsewhere in commodities, June natural gas lost eight cents to US$2.19 per mmBTu, while May copper gave back a penny to US$2.23 a ...
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TSX down 97 points; Canadian dollar slips

The Next Phase of ALM | @DevOpsSummit @Flint_Brenton #DevOps #ALM

As the software delivery industry continues to evolve and mature, the challenge of managing the growing list of the tools and processes becomes more daunting every day. Today, Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) platforms are proving most valuable by providing the governance, management and coordination for every stage of development, deployment and release. Recently, I spoke with Madison Moore at SD Times about the changing market and where ALM is headed. read more
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TSX closes 78 points lower; Canadian dollar falls

TSX closes 78 points lower; Canadian dollar falls
Times Colonist - 1 hour agoThe Canadian dollar edged down 0.09 of a cent to 78.83 cents US. Elsewhere in commodities, May copper shed a penny to US$2.25 a pound, while June natural gas lost eight cents to US$2.19 per mmBTu. TSX dips on weak earnings, lower oil - Toronto Star

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TSX closes 78 points lower; Canadian dollar falls

IIoT Top News: Industrialized | @ThingsExpo #IoT #IIoT

As machines are increasingly connected to the internet, it’s becoming easier to discover the numerous ways Industrial IoT (IIoT) is helping to shape the business world. This is exactly why we have decided to take a closer look at this pervasive movement and to examine the desire to connect more things! Now if you need a refresher on IIoT and how it is changing the world, take a moment and listen to Greg Gorbach with ARC Advisory Group. Gorbach believes, "IIoT will significantly change the world. You won't participate with conventional thinking and an incremental approach." read more
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TSX drops 33 points; Canadian dollar up slightly

TSX drops 33 points; Canadian dollar up slightly
Times Colonist - 2 hours agoThe losses on the stock market came as the Canadian dollar gained 0.01 of a cent at 78.93 cents US. On commodity markets, the June contract for benchmark North American oil gained two cents at US$43.75 per barrel.
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TSX drops 33 points; Canadian dollar up slightly

David Rosenberg: Expect a near-term pullback in the loonie

David Rosenberg: Expect a near-term pullback in the loonie
The Globe and Mail - 6 hours agoThe Canadian dollar has surged of late, beyond even our own bullish projections that we made when the currency was left for dead three months ago. CANADA FX DEBT-C$ dips as oil prices seesaw before Fed meeting this week - Reuters
Key Canada Events: Week of April 25 to April 29 - Wall Street Journal

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David Rosenberg: Expect a near-term pullback in the loonie

The Open Group IT4IT Architecture Offers a New Direction | @CloudExpo #Cloud

A BriefingsDirect expert panel discussion examines the value and direction of The Open Group IT4IT initiative, a new reference architecture for managing IT as a business. IT4IT was a hot topic at The Open Group San Francisco 2016 conference in January, and the enterprise architect and IT leader attendees examined it from a variety of different angles. This panel, conducted live at the event, elevates the IT4IT discussion to the level of enabling digital business value. read more
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GIF? Meme? Embeds? Oh, My!

You probably have heard this before, or may even hear it all the time, “Content is King.” What that means is, that in today’s fast moving digital communications age, with social media as the driver—organizations (agencies) must have a content plan to stay relevant.Sure, not every agency has the resources, or frankly is as interesting as NASA, with spectacular 4K video of the Aurora Borealis as a show on their own non-commercial consumer ultra-high definition (UHD) channel. But each agency has a citizen-base to serve, to connect with and meet their needs—they just need to do it differently.NASA Give your audience, and your potential audience, what they want, and in many cases, what they need. As government communicators, some of us with less than interesting content for the average person, we need to think outside the box on ways to display the valuable data our agency has for the American’s who need it. Providing value should be our focus, and can be done by considering the context to …