Articles By CDN Staff

Windows 10 installs surpass 75 million devices

Microsoft has announced that as of this week, Windows 10 is running on more than 75 million devices. Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president of marketing for Windows and devices announced this over Twitter. https://twitter.com/yusuf_i_mehdi/status/636525672475693056?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw While

Published on: August 28th, 2015 CDN Staff

Canadian hacker gains notoriety, macro malware growing exponentially: Report

Remember Lordfenix, the 20-year old Brazillian student who single-handedly developed over 100 trojans since 2013? Well, it looks like he has competition from Canada. A hacker by the name of "Frapstar" has gained notoriety and is

Published on: August 27th, 2015 CDN Staff

New cloud report includes explicit figures on business benefits from mature adoption

Is cloud moving into a second wave of adoption?  Cisco seems to think so. In a new report co-sponsored by the networking giant, research firm IDC found that companies are moving beyond using cloud

Published on: August 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

HP expands 3PAR StoreServ 20000 family, introduces low-cost 8000 line

Less than three months since last updating its 3PAR StoreServ Storage lineup, HP is at it again, with the announcement of a new 8000 family, which the company is touting as having the

Published on: August 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

VMware updates Workstation and Fusion platforms with Windows 10 support

VMware has released Workstation 12 Pro, the latest update to its virtualization platform, as well as VMware Fusion 8 and Fusion 8 Pro. The biggest change coming to all three solutions is the introduction

Published on: August 25th, 2015 CDN Staff

Canadian cities among top places for female entrepreneurs

Where are the female entrepreneurs of the world?  Perhaps unsurprisingly, mostly in North America. A new report called the Global Startup Ecosystem Ranking 2015 released by market research company Compass has ranked the best cities for

Published on: August 25th, 2015 CDN Staff

In photos: Women of the IT Channel 2015

Published on: August 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

A breach of virtual infrastructure will cost double its physical counterpart: Kaspersky

In the debate on whether virtual environments are more secure than physical ones, one aspect may have become clearer, namely the cost of a breach on said environments. A new report from Kaspersky Lab suggests

Published on: August 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

Smartphone trends strong despite slowing growth: Research

China may be contributing the lion's share of global smartphone market growth at over 30 per cent in 2015, but even its appetite has limits. A new report from market research firm ReportsnReports.com shows

Published on: August 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Women 2015 Honouree Natalie Ireland of Mainland Information Systems

Toronto – CDN is proud to honour Natalie Ireland, the CFO of Calgary-based Mainland Information Systems.  Mainland recently merged with Scalar Decisions. Ireland has a history of working with growth oriented companies and her passion for

Published on: August 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Women 2015 Honouree Mandy Grewal of SoftwareOne Canada

Toronto – CDN is proud to honour Mandy Grewal, the Canada country leader for SoftwareOne Canada. Grewal is a veteran of the IT channel and a member of the Canadian Channel Chiefs Council. Grewal was

Published on: August 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

Citrix unveils new Workspace Cloud platform

Citrix has lifted the lid off of its new enterprise platform, dubbed the Citrix Workspace Cloud. The offering, unveiled at Synergy, is aimed at providing IT with a faster and easier way to manage and securely

Published on: August 20th, 2015 CDN Staff

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ and Galaxy Note5 land in Canada

Samsung has announced it is partnering with the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) to launch its two newest phones, the Galaxy S6 edge+ and the Galaxy Note5. Both phones, according to Samsung, will be

Published on: August 20th, 2015 CDN Staff

Scality partners with Dell to create software-based storage solutions

Hot on the heels of StorMagic's new partnership with Lenovo, Scality has announced it is working with Dell to create storage solutions. The software-defined storage vendor has announced it will be deploying its RING petabyte-scale storage software

Published on: August 19th, 2015 CDN Staff

SoftwareONE partners with private equity firm

SoftwareONE, a software-licensing solutions provider with significant operations in Canada, has entered into a partnership with private equity firm KKR. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The Manhattan-based KKR is led

Published on: August 18th, 2015 CDN Staff