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CIPS I.T. Professionalism Week
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I.T. Professionalism Week is a yearly celebration held by CIPS across Canada. CIPS hopes to increase awareness about the importance of professionalism in the I.T. industry today. This week is also a time to celebrate CIPS and our professionalism resources.
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CIPS PEI Jan. 29 Luncheon: Ubiquitous Computing — What's In YOUR Pocket?
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Ubiquitous computing, or "ubicomp," is a relatively new concept born of the creation of new, low-cost hardware based development platforms. In this talk, Chris will show how the world of microcontrollers are enabling ordinary people to craft new devices such as remote environmental sensors, robotically-controlled window blinds, server monitor indicators and much, much more.
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CIPS AB Calgary Feb. 3 Lunch: Project Model Canvas
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A visual and collaborative tool for planning and communicating based on the Business Model Canvas. Your planning sessions will never be the same after this presentation.
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Get sketchy with IT
IT World Canada
Is your work sketchy? Maybe it should be! I should say first, this blog post has nothing to do with becoming an acclaimed artist. Although uncovering a Leonardo da Vinci or Andy Warhol would be an amazing reward. Rather, sketching in its literal form helps humans engage right brain and left brain thinking.
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Tech pros ride hot hiring streak into new year
InfoWorld
Using data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Dice.com noted the average unemployment rate of 2.5 per cent for technology professionals was slightly less than the third quarter's 2.7 per cent rate.

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8 useful hotkeys and features for Windows 8.1
CIPS via Microsoft TechNet
By introducing an OS that melds the traditional desktop computing experience with a mobile UI experience, Microsoft has signaled a transformational change in regards to daily computing with Windows 8.1.

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How Sci Fi teaches IT Ethics
IT World Canada
Science fiction is a genre that most IT professionals know, and we consider it mostly to be about good guys and bad guys. Things are very black and white. And technology is always in the right.

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CIPS BC Victoria Feb. 4 Luncheon with Tom Keenan, FCIPS, I.S.P., ITCP
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CIPS BC — Vancouver Luncheon Event
Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Douglas College, Aboriginal Gathering Place (4650)
700 Royal Avenue, New Westminster
EXPO Skytrain Line, New Westminster Station

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CIPS BC Vancouver Feb. 5 Luncheon with Tom Keenan, FCIPS, I.S.P., ITCP
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CIPS BC — Vancouver Luncheon Event
Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Douglas College, Aboriginal Gathering Place (4650)
700 Royal Avenue, New Westminster
EXPO Skytrain Line, New Westminster Station

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Featured Whitepaper: 'Addressing the Full Attack Continuum: Before, During, and After an Attack'
CIPS
The threat landscape has evolved as hacking has become industrialized. A security model that addresses the full attack continuum — before, during and after an attack — is required to combat today's more sophisticated, industrialized cybercrime attacks.
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Wrap-up of the CES with amazing transforming technologies
IT World Canada
In talking with two noted executives and serial entrepreneurs who were showcased on the CES Wall of Apps for global innovation for ZAKA, I got a good sense of what technologies would impact the enterprise. I asked them what hot technologies and trends would profoundly impact business.
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Featured I.T. Jobs
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Supervisor, Operations Applications, Leduc, Alberta

Director, Information Technology, Leduc, Alberta

Director, Telecommunications, Toronto, Ontario

BRM Technical DBA, Calgary, Alberta

Senior Systems Analyst, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

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

Manager, Application Services, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Information Systems Project Office Coordinator, Calgary, Alberta

Business Systems Consultant, Regina, Canada

Senior Network Analyst, Nanaimo, British Columbia

Senior IT Infrastructure Administrator, Nanaimo, British Columbia

IT ARCHITECT I, Edmonton, Alberta


See more Job Postings and Upload your Resume at: http://jobs.cips.ca

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CIPS INTERVIEWS: Elim Kay, Top Pioneering Innovator, Young Entrepreneur, International Board Director, Notable C-level Executive
CIPS
Elim Kay is Co-Founder and COO of Zaka, a consumer/business technology and analytics company. He has been involved with technology startup ventures since 2002. Through a private partnership, he acquired the then-small online community, ClubLexus.com in 2002 and served as Managing Director until its acquisition by Internet Brands in 2007.
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14th IFIP/IEEE Symposium on Integrated Network and Service Management — IM 2015
CIPS
The 14th IFIP/IEEE Symposium on Integrated Network and Service Management — IM 2015 — will be held from 11 to 15 May 2015 in Ottawa, ON. For further information please visit http://im2015.ieee-im.org.
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