Articles By Alex Radu

Two Quebec area solution providers merge

Business intelligence firm, Exia, and and technology infrastructure solutions firm, GTO Gestion Informatique, have announced a merger, creating Exia Cloud Solutions. The Montreal-based Exia is a business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics

Published on: October 19th, 2016 Alex Radu

Lenovo and Nimble partner for data center management

Lenovo and Nimble Storage have announced a partnership that will allow Lenovo and its authorized partners to sell Nimble’s all-flash array and predictive analytics storage capabilities. The first offering to come from this partnership

Published on: October 18th, 2016 Alex Radu

How to travel cheaper with new Google Flights and Hotels

Google's search tool is getting another upgrade and this time, it's to help you find the best prices when travelling. Google Inc. announced updates to Google Flights and Google Hotels on Tuesday. With the

Published on: October 18th, 2016 Alex Radu

Pure Storage introduces petabyte-scale flash storage for the cloud

Independent solid-state array vendor, Pure Storage, has announced new petabyte-scale storage for mission-critical cloud IT, anchored by the release of its flagship all-flash storage array FlashArray//m’s fifth generation update. The upgrades to FlashArray//m

Published on: October 18th, 2016 Alex Radu

Avaya unveils business communications platform for digital era

Avaya is streamlining its unified communications platform with the new Avaya Equinox platform, available on mobile and desktop devices, as well as the Avaya Vantage device. At its core, Avaya Equinox is a

Published on: October 17th, 2016 Alex Radu

Dell partners with system integrators for IoT deployments

Dell is expanding its Dell Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Partner Program with new systems integrators (SIs). Added to the current ecosystem of more than 50 independent software vendors (ISVs) that include Action Point,

Published on: October 14th, 2016 Alex Radu

HP Inc. unveils holiday PC line-up

HP Inc. has announced its latest generation of consumer PC’s for the 2016 holiday season. With a focus on features such as being thinner and lighter with better battery life, the HP 2016

Published on: October 13th, 2016 Alex Radu

Workspace-as-a-Service vendor updates channel program

The Workspace-as-a-Service (WaaS) platform vendor CloudJumper announced its new CloudJumper Channel Partner Program for managed service providers (MSPs), independent software vendors (ISVs), agents, and other IT service providers. With the new channel program, CloudJumper aims

Published on: October 13th, 2016 Alex Radu

Western Canada’s IT community celebrates growth and transformation

The message was loud and clear at the Connection 2016 event hosted by CDN Top 100 Solution Provider WBM earlier this October: there are some amazing things happening in western Canada’s IT community.

Published on: October 13th, 2016 Alex Radu

Worldwide PC shipments in decline according to Gartner

PC shipments are in decline worldwide according to Gartner. Shipments totaled 68.9 million units in the third quarter of 2016, a 5.7 per cent decline from the third quarter of 2015. This marks

Published on: October 12th, 2016 Alex Radu

New technology centre comes to Canada with efforts from PM Trudeau

TORONTO - The Canadian government smoothed out the process for Thomson Reuters to open a Technology Centre in Canada's biggest city that is estimated to produce 1,500 IT jobs. The mass media and

Published on: October 7th, 2016 Alex Radu

Splunk partners for IoT scalable storage solutions

Tegile Systems and Splunk have announced a partnership to run Splunk analytics on Tegile IntelliFlash. By combining Splunk’s operational intelligence platform with Tegile’s storage infrastructure, businesses will be able to gather insights from

Published on: October 7th, 2016 Alex Radu

Asus to blitz holiday market with new lineup

TORONTO - At its Holiday Preview Event, Asus Canada officials said it plans to blitz the market with a whole crew of new devices. The Zen line was heavily featured with the ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3

Published on: October 7th, 2016 Alex Radu

Human-robot collaboration growing says World Robotics Report

The International Federation of Robots (IFR) released its 2016 World Robotics Report highlighting the future of compact, user-friendly collaborative robots (cobots) that are expected to drive the automation market. The report states that human-robot

Published on: October 6th, 2016 Alex Radu

OKI Data reveals newest ColorPainter printer

OKI Data Infotech Corp., announced an addition to their line-up of high end printers with the new 64-inch wide-format ColorPainter 3-64s printer. The ColorPainter E-64s comes equipped with a proprietary low-odor, eco-solvent SX ink

Published on: October 5th, 2016 Alex Radu