Articles By CDN Staff

Samsung showcases new IoT line up for 2017

Samsung will be entrusting its channel partners with its first round of Internet of Things products for 2017. The company announced that all of new IoT solutions will have a retail focus and

Published on: January 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

Citrix channel focusing on cloud journeys

Day one of the Citrix Summit 2017 in Anaheim, Calif., could have been rebranded Citrix’ Cloud Day. The Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based software vendor made several announcements with a cloud focus starting with the

Published on: January 9th, 2017 CDN Staff

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau featured in CDN Digital Edition

The December 2016 issue of the CDN Digital Edition features a cover shot of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who is spearheading his Government to dramatically increase investment in the country's technology sector. Beyond the Prime Minister,

Published on: December 12th, 2016 CDN Staff

Avnet unveils new partner programs for cloud business

Avnet Technology Solutions has added two new partner programs in support of its Avnet Cloud Marketplace. The two programs are called AWS CloudFront Reseller Program and Oracle Reseller Program. Both have been crafted to align with

Published on: December 7th, 2016 CDN Staff

Ingram Micro enters new chapter after HNA deal closes

Ingram Micro officially checkmarked the "closed" box on the historic $6 billion HNA deal today. And, with that comes a newly formed board and some senior leadership changes. For the first time in

Published on: December 6th, 2016 CDN Staff

Top 100 Solution Provider makes major acquisition

The No. 53 solution provider on the CDN Top 100 list QRX Technology Group announced they have made a strategic acquisition of Kerr Norton of North Toronto. The Kerr Norton deal will help

Published on: December 1st, 2016 CDN Staff

Beware of typo-squatting domain names on Cyber Monday

More than 80 per cent of typo-squatted domain names associated with holiday shopping receive significant levels of traffic and contain phishing scams, malware, or pay-per-click advertising, according to a recent study of top

Published on: November 24th, 2016 CDN Staff

There’s a market for used smartphones?

Don't be too quick to toss your old iPhone, Galaxy device or even BlackBerry smartphone away. Apparently there is a market for used smartphones. IDC forecasts that the market for used smartphones will

Published on: November 23rd, 2016 CDN Staff

Veeam/Veritas patent suit is over

The four-year saga of the Veeam/Veritas patent infringement suit has come to an end. And, the final result saw the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California dismissed all eight asserted

Published on: November 22nd, 2016 CDN Staff

Jabra hires North American channel chief

Jabra, an intelligent audio solutions vendor based in Lowell, Mass., has appointed Barb Huelskamp as its new vice president of channel sales. The 20-year veteran has been hired to grow the channel in

Published on: November 16th, 2016 CDN Staff

Avnet does a Recon on security

Avnet Inc. introduced its managed security service program for Canada and the U.S. named Recon, a military abbreviation of the word Reconnaissance meaning to explore the area. But in Avnet’s working vernacular Recon

Published on: November 15th, 2016 CDN Staff

Avnet acquires Hackster and launches security service

Avnet Inc., which sold off its Technology Solutions Group just two months to Tech Data, completed an acquisition of its own today by wrapping up the Hackster Inc. deal. The Hackster acquisition is a two-part

Published on: November 14th, 2016 CDN Staff

BYOD market more than doubling in the next five years

Channel partners should keep an eye on the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend considering the latest growth figures. According to a new report from MarketsandMarkets, the BYOD along with enterprise mobility market

Published on: November 10th, 2016 CDN Staff

Channel Elite Awards 2016 brings the community together

TORONTO - More than 200 attendees from all parts of the Canadian channel community took part in the 2016 CDN Channel Elite Awards at the Paramount Conference and Event Venue in North Toronto. Top

Published on: October 31st, 2016 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition features the 2016 Channel Elite Award winners

The October 2016 issue of the CDN Digital Edition features the winners of the 14th annual CDN Channel Elite Awards. This year's awards had a born in the cloud company capture the coveted CDN Solution Provider of

Published on: October 21st, 2016 CDN Staff