Do You Still Have Green Screen Applications?

Over the past three decades, user interfaces have evolved from basic entry screens accessing batch-oriented systems to advanced, omni-channel, ubiquitous “experiences”. In fact, user experience (UX) design is now defined as a “robust field combining elements of product design, service design, and innovation”. For organizations committed to UX for their customer-facing platforms, or their “Customer’s…

Justin Trudeau: Mobile & Social Strategy That Helped Lead the Liberals to Victory

Just over 80 days ago, when the election campaign kicked-off, the Liberals, with Justin Trudeau at the helm, had to battle the popular and omnipresent “He’s Just Not Ready” narrative that undoubtedly resonated with many Canadians and sought to diminish Trudeau’s ability to govern the country. A week ago, after a couple months of campaigning,…

Mobile Trends: 2016 & Onwards

2015 was another red-hot year for mobile technology.  The number of mobile devices has now surpassed the global human population. More than ever, consumers are interacting with businesses using their mobile devices before going through any other channel. “Millennials are changing the mobile landscape,” Steven French, Global Vice President from Amdocs said, “the group is projected to…

Going Green: The Financial Benefits Are Now Significant

By Grant Sojnocki, President, Able-One Systems In recent years “going green” and “green business” have been commonly heard buzz words. At Able-One Systems we made it such a priority that one of our six solution areas is termed “Green Data Centre”. Although it is something that most people realize the importance of, many of our clients…

Case Study: Meeting the Needs of Postmodern Architecture with Web Services

By Eden Watt, Vice President, Application Innovation, Able-One Systems If there’s one common challenge that I hear repeatedly from IT leaders that I meet, it’s how to integrate and merge disparate applications, especially after acquisitions or line of business changes.   The complexity of systems managed by many organizations today can be mind boggling. This…

Technology: The Danger in Saying, “That’s The Way It Has Always Been Done”

By Jordan Sojnocki, Marketing Manager   Lately there has been a lot of media attention around the changing landscape of the work environment. There seems to be an undertone of concern about machinery, computers and automation replacing jobs, and that we have to be connected 24/7. How will people adapt? This story is not new;…