Articles By Alex Radu

LG teases G6 ahead of MWC unveiling

Mobile World Congress (MWC) is just a couple days away and news is starting to emerge from the major smartphone players. LG will be officially unveiling its latest products in just a few

Published on: February 23rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Salesforce updates its consulting partner program

With the start of its new fiscal year, Salesforce has announced updates to its Consulting Partner Program. The updates come on the heels of data from IDC showing that Salesforce partners report an

Published on: February 23rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Five new IBM competencies target cognitive computing

LAS VEGAS - IBM introduced five new channel competencies at its PartnerWorld Leadership Conference aimed at furthering Big Blue's cognitive computing era. The new competencies promise to create new revenue streams for channel partners as

Published on: February 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

IBM partners with open-source solution provider

LAS VEGAS - At its annual PartnerWorld Leadership Conference, IBM announced a new partnership with open-source solution provider Hortonworks. The provider primarily deals in Hadoop deployments. This new relationship will bring the Hortonworks Data Platform

Published on: February 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

Nine Canadian security stats to be aware of

Nearly three quarters of IT professionals in Canada feel strongly that some of their security solutions are outdated and inadequate, according to a Citrix report. Citrix's latest security report, "The Need for a

Published on: February 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

IBM and VMware further cement its relationship

LAS VEGAS - IBM and VMware are taking its relationship to yet another level. The two companies are expanding on the major strategic partnership that was announced almost a year ago by giving IBM channel

Published on: February 15th, 2017 Alex Radu

IBM CEO reasserts commitment to Watson and AI to partners

LAS VEGAS - At its annual PartnerWorld Leadership Conference, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty reasserted the company's commitment to Watson, and how its partners will succeed with it. Rometty praised IBM's channel partners in the

Published on: February 15th, 2017 Alex Radu

Sneak peak of MIT’s 10 breakthrough technologies for 2017

LAS VEGAS - MIT Technology Review's editor in chief Jason Pontin was at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Las Vegas today to preview the release of the magazines annual 10 breakthrough technologies issue.

Published on: February 14th, 2017 Alex Radu

HPE boosts 3PAR flash storage solution

Upgrades to Hewlett Packard Enterprise's 3PAR all-flash storage system will help customers accelerate and simplify applications and minimize risks while supporting a hybrid IT solution. The upgrades come in four separate solutions within

Published on: February 13th, 2017 Alex Radu

Hackers aren’t just targeting data anymore, says RSA panel

If 2016 proved anything, it's that data breaches are the new normal across the board, said a group of security specialists at the RSA Conference 2017 Advisory Board roundtable. The roundtable, which took

Published on: February 10th, 2017 Alex Radu

VMware introduces Horizon Cloud, apps, and more

VMware Inc.'s Horizon portfolio is getting a hefty upgrade this April with the introduction of Horizon Cloud, Horizon Apps, and updates to the Horizon 7 portfolio of solutions - Horizon 7.1. The new

Published on: February 9th, 2017 Alex Radu

All Hands on Tech: DreamMaker OverLord 3D Printer

This week on All Hands on Tech, Alex takes a deep dive into the DreamMaker OverLord 3D printer. We've had a lot of fun printing all sorts of fun objects around the office,

Published on: February 8th, 2017 Alex Radu

Security professionals and cyber criminals both found success in 2016, according to SonicWall report

Security professionals were able to lock down certain points of attack in 2016, but cyber criminals found a way in through different methods, according to network security company SonicWall's 2017 Annual Threat Report.

Published on: February 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

System integrator pushing AI to the masses

System integrator Avanade is embracing artificial intelligence (AI)  in 2017, and it believes that you should be too. In its Technology Vision 2017, Avanade took a look at an increasingly over-saturated mobile market and

Published on: February 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

VMware creates digital transformation with network virtualization platform update

VMware Inc. is dialing further into security with its latest upgrades to its network virtualization platform: VMware NSX. The network virtualization platform comes in two options: NSX for vSphere, meaning it can be

Published on: February 6th, 2017 Alex Radu