Articles By CDN Staff

Cloud services adoption may fluctuate in future

New research on cloud adoption has some good news and a little bit if bad. On the good side, the demand for professional cloud services – essentially offered through a solution provider –

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Microsoft tries to plug the CloudDAM

Microsoft Corp. has partnered with little known ADAM Software, a digital asset management (DAM) and product content management software provider, to provide the backbone for CloudDAM. CloudDAM is a new global DAM platform

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 6th, 2014 CDN Staff

Canadian notebook vendor cuts prices through program

Ottawa-based hardware vendor Eurocom has introduced a new program focused on the education market called Eurocom Education Discount Program. This program offers a 10 per cent discount on all Eurocom customizable and upgradable

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 4th, 2014 CDN Staff

Arrow partners with global IT training company

Value added distributor Arrow Electronics Inc. announced that New Horizons Worldwide Inc. has joined the company's global training alliance. New Horizons is an independent IT training company that focuses primarily on Microsoft and Cisco Systems.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 27th, 2014 CDN Staff

Google introduces a service to boost big data pipelines

At the Google IO conference in San Francisco, the search engine powerhouse told attendees, mostly cloud developers, about Google Cloud Dataflow, a service for developers to help them build data pipelines for mobile

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 26th, 2014 CDN Staff

Trend Micro revamps channel program

Trend Micro Inc. has introduced a global partner program and a channel conference to go along with it. The channel program is expected to be made available to the more than 50,000 Trend Micro channel partners

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 25th, 2014 CDN Staff

Dell makes two big partnerships

Dell has gone the partnership route to help build out its web-scale converged infrastructure for software-defined storage solutions. The Austin, Tex.-based vendor usually acquires this type of technology but instead have inked two

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 24th, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition reports on Cisco’s Connected North, small cloud players

Typically, channel partners are focused on the delivery, installation and maintenance of technology. However, in this month’s CDN digital edition, we take a look at how consumer electronics distributor D&H Canada went out

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 23rd, 2014 CDN Staff

Red Hat acquires open source cloud vendor

Red Hat, Inc. has confirmed plans to acquire privately-held eNovance, an open source cloud services vendor based in Paris, France, for approximately 70 million Euros. The eNovance systems integration capabilities and engineering will

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 18th, 2014 CDN Staff

CE vendor wants to replace the whiteboard

Sharp Electronics is known for its line of high end displays for primarily watching TV. But the company is branching out of its consumer electronics shell and has developed an interactive display unit that

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 17th, 2014 CDN Staff

Top solution provider inks deal with major software vendor

FlexITy Solutions Inc., a CDN Top 100 Solution Provider, has formed an alliance with global IT operations management software vendor BMC Software. FlexITy will now offer the BMC framework for managing, operating and automating IT

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 17th, 2014 CDN Staff

New device shapes highlight the Computex show

The Computex trade show in Taiwan just closed its doors and this year’s event brought about a new wave of smart devices. Some are integrated to connect with each other, while others were

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Will IoT produce a hardware renaissance?

In 2012 and 2013 hardware sales dropped for the first time ever in back to back years, according to research from IDC. IDC forecasted that there would be about 600 million fewer PC's shipped

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 11th, 2014 CDN Staff

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 to push the modern data centre

Red Hat, Inc. has released a major new version of its flagship Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 to the channel. This version attempts to lay a foundation for open hybrid cloud and serves enterprise workloads

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Hockey stick growth predicted for wearables market in Canada

Google Glass and the smart watch are just two of the more talked about wearable devices. But would you wear a smart shirt that can monitor your heart rate and send back information

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 6th, 2014 CDN Staff