Ryan B. Patrick

Expert Guest Blogger /

Ryan Patrick is a writer, editor and journalist with more than a decade of experience covering and writing about all things IT. His work has been featured in trade pubs such as CIO Canada, ComputerWorld Canada and Network World Canada.

Recent Posts

Cisco global network traffic forecast Allstream expertIP

The competitive edge IT departments should start carving out now

Cisco’s global service provider network marketing vice president talks about growing data traffic, evolving QoS expectations and the potential of enterprise content delivery networks
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Canada’s innovation gap can (and should) be closed

Speakers at the 2013 Canadian Telecom Summit react to recent decisions by the CRTC and Industry Canada. Find out what Allstream’s chief corporate officer added to the dialogue
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Hosted UC app store Allstream expertIP

Run unified communications like an app store

Research firm Current Analysis predicts enterprise IT departments will be increasingly looking at hosted collaboration to meet a variety of business needs, but they demand flexibility
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Hybrid clouds in financial services may be the right investment

Even in a highly regulated industry, shifting resources to an on-demand model can significantly help IT departments cut costs and improve productivity. IDC Canada weighs in
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Managed security services: Three can’t-be-ignored questions

IT departments have long been leery about working with third parties on protecting the data that matters most to their users, but there are ways to make a more informed decision. Start here
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