Articles By Alex Radu

Cisco finds the hyperconverged it needs with $322 million acquisition

Cisco has found the hyperconverged component it needs for its data centre business. The San Jose, California-based company announced today that it will acquire hyperconverged provider, Springpath, Inc. The two companies have been

Published on: August 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Android 8.0 ‘Oreo’ focuses on speed and security

The next version of Android is here, and it's doubled stuffed with speed and security. Google introduced Android 8.0 'Oreo' today at an event in New York with updates centered around increasing the

Published on: August 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Customizable ‘back-to-school’ smartphone launches in Canada today

Getting ready for schools to start in a few weeks? How about a smartphone for just that. Alcatel has released the Alcatel A50, complete with SNAPBAK accessories for all sorts of customization. For

Published on: August 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

CDN 2017 Women of the IT Channel scores big time

CDN and Ingram Micro Canada partnered for the seventh annual CDN Women of the IT Channel Recognition Luncheon; this year at the Credit Valley Golf and Country Club in Toronto. More than 170

Published on: August 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

Veeam tags Cisco exec as first Canadian channel chief

Veeam Software's continued focus on Canada now includes a Canadian channel chief. The vendor has hired Damien Serjeant as its director of partner sales in Canada. With 14 years of experience in the

Published on: August 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

LG’s latest user interface for the V30 highlights security, ‘Floating Bar’

When the LG V30 launches later this year it will come equipped with the latest version of LG's user interface, UX 6.0+. The updated UX is designed to 'work even better' with the

Published on: August 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

Panasonic Canada launches new cloud service for UC

Panasonic Canada is bringing its Canadian unified communications (UC) PBX solutions to the cloud with its new Cloud Solutions offerings. The Cloud Solutions will coexist with the current available on-premises PBX solutions, with

Published on: August 14th, 2017 Alex Radu

Embracing the edge with predictive maintenance and industrial IoT

With the Internet of Things (IoT) on the mind, Dell Inc. has been fairly busy since it created a dedicated IoT division just over two years ago in 2015. That division has been working towards

Published on: August 9th, 2017 Alex Radu

HP’s latest printer is designed for your smartphone

HP Inc.'s latest wide-format color printer is made specifically for small businesses, and can be used through employees' smartphones, tablets, or laptops via the HP Smart app. The OfficeJet Pro 7720 Wide Format

Published on: August 8th, 2017 Alex Radu

Microsoft introduces ‘Eye Control’ for Windows 10 to help those with disabilities

With Eye Control, Microsoft aims to help users with disabilities to operate an on-screen mouse, keyboard, and text-to-speech experience with their eyes. It is now in beta in what is now the ninth

Published on: August 4th, 2017 Alex Radu

LG invests $13.5 billion in OLED to take on Samsung

LG Display is taking on Samsung in the OLED market with it's plan to invest roughly $13.5 billion in OLED production across its smartphone and TV products over the next three years. The

Published on: August 4th, 2017 Alex Radu

Ghilardi is 5th Lenovo N.A. President to leave in five years

After almost a year and a half as Lenovo's North American President, Emilio Ghilardi has stepped down from the ever rotating role. No reason has been given for Ghilardi's departure, which is effective

Published on: August 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Check out Dell’s special edition Precision products for the line’s 20th anniversary

Dell Inc. has certainly prepared for the 20th anniversary of its Precision product line, announcing a special edition laptop alongside the next line of its Precision Towers and Precision Rack. The insides of

Published on: August 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu