Organization: IBM Canada Ltd

IBM opens Client Innovation Centre in Montreal

IBM Canada Ltd is opening its second IBM Client Innovation Centre (CIC) in Montreal, modelled on the CIC it opened in Halifax in 2013. The global delivery centre is expected to create up to 500 jobs over the next five years, with half sourced from local post-secondary institutions and young professionals who will receive training…

IBM and UHN create new research centre at MaRS

IBM Canada Ltd has contributed $2.5 million worth of hardware and software to create a new research centre at the University Health Network (UHN)’s facility in the MaRS Discovery Centre in downtown Toronto. The Life Sciences Discovery Centre will utilize supercomputing to help analyze protein interactions as they relate to ovarian, lung, colon and prostate…

MDS outsources IT needs to IBM Canada

MDS Inc has signed a seven-year technology outsourcing agreement worth up to $260-million with IBM Canada Ltd. The deal will see IBM provide MDS with its PCs, servers, helpdesk and networking requirements and is part of the company’s strategic initiative to change the way it does business. MDS says the IT outsourcing agreement will allow…

Ottawa biotech centre cuts deal with IBM Canada

The Ottawa Biotechnology Incubation Centre (OBIC) has selected IBM Canada Ltd as its preferred provider of information technology and services. The new Centre has already installed IBM technology at its new 1,800-sq-m Greenbelt Research Farm facility — the first of two area incubators offering laboratory and office space to portfolio firms. Under the agreement, IBM…

IBM OPENS E-BUSINESS INNOVATION CENTRES

IBM Canada Ltd has opened two Centres for e-business Innovation in Toronto and Vancouver. Modelled on similar IBM centres in the US and Europe, they will offer assistance for business strategy, marketing, design, systems integration and applications development. Additional centres may be opened in other cities if demand warrants….