Stories by Briony Smith

  • Dealing With Workplace Stress

    Knowledge workers often think they don’t face health and safety issues, says one expert, but when you make your living with your brain, you have to take care of it. Unmanaged stress can lead to physical and mental malaise, decreased productivity and worse. Occupational health professionals detail how to stay your happiest and healthiest.

  • Intel: Disasters only happen if you let them

    Disaster recovery and business continuity is somewhat of a misnomer, it turns out, according to Intel, which has set up a complex internal system of ongoing business continuity planning that render disaster recovery more like business as usual.

  • IBM enters master data management market

    IBM's Information on Demand kicked off last week with a keynote address from general manager of information management software Ambuj Goyal that unveiled a handful of new products that continues the company's aggressive push into the data management sphere.

  • Canada privacy czar quashes used-goods database

    Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner Ann Cavoukian has ordered the collection and destruction of a large amount of data that many Ottawa residents were unaware the police was monitoring -- used-goods store records.