Articles By CDN Staff

Apple Q4 financials saw a decline in iPad sales

Apple’s fiscal 2014 fourth quarter (ending September 27) painted a rosy picture with a quarterly net profit of $8.5 billion on revenues of $42.1 billion. These results compare favourably to the previous quarter

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 21st, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN: Selling to the Line of Business

IT budgets controlled by the Line of Business decision marker are rapidly increasing, while traditional IT department spend is flat. This trend means channel partners will need a new approach to take advantage

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 20th, 2014 CDN Staff

Avnet to distribute Lenovo x86 line globally

Just days after Lenovo officially took over IBM’s x86 business unit; the hardware vendor has struck a deal with value added distributor Avnet Technology Solutions that would get it access to 40 markets

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 20th, 2014 CDN Staff

Making money in the cloud workshop coming to Canada

The Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) features Bruce Stuart, noted channel guru from ChannelCorp, in his only Canadian appearance this year. Bruce Stuart, President of Channelcorp, and Harry Zarek, President and CEO of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 10th, 2014 CDN Staff

A look ahead at Dell Canada’s Partner Summit

With Dell Canada Inc. holding its Partner Summit this week, there’s never been a better time to meet folks inside the company and others in the Dell community. This week, Dell Canada Inc.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 30th, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Managed Services Award

i3 Solutions Inc., focused on patients' comfort as well as healthcare practioners' needs when it developed Panacea. The touch-enabled hospital bedside display provides doctors and nurses access to patient records and serves as

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

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Channel Marketing Solution

IT Weapons Inc., is no stranger to the CEA stage. The Brampton, Ont. cloud solutions and managed services consulting firm has won multiple Channel Elite Awards. The company remains sharp in their entry

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

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Cloud Solution

Many solution providers are still struggling with how to properly and profitably transition to the cloud. ITnorth.ca, a B.C.-based solution provider, is proof that planning and hardwork pays off in the end. The latest

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 22nd, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Mobile Solution

Have you ever forgotten where you left your car in a big parking lot? ESRI Canada's  AVL or automated vehicle location solution, does just that - it tracks vehicles' whereabouts and more. The AVL is

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 22nd, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition explores Women of the IT Channel

CDN hosted the fourth annual CDN Women of the IT channel recognition luncheon in Toronto sponsored by Ingram Micro Canada. In this edition of the CDN Digital magazine, there are profiles of the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 19th, 2014 CDN Staff

There is a cloud apps disconnect in the market

It looks like there is a major disconnect between businesses and their cloud usage and what cloud services providers are reporting. The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) released the results of a new survey

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 19th, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Mid-Market Solution

Markham, Ont.-based Interware was the winner of the Gold Award for Best Mid-Market Solution at this year’s CDN Channel Elite Awards. Interware won by delivering one of the largest Electronic Medical Records migration ever in Canada.

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CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Small Business Solution

Toronto-based Navantis Inc. was the winner of the Gold Award for Best Small Business Solution at this year’s CDN Channel Elite Awards. Navantis won by implementing a database solution for the College of Registered

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 19th, 2014 CDN Staff

Red Hat acquires mobile apps provider from Ireland

Red Hat, Inc. significantly made sets to better support its customers with mobile requirements with the acquisition of FeedHenry, a Waterford, Ireland-based an enterprise mobile application platform provider. The all-cash deal has been

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

Oracle’s Larry Ellison steps down as CEO

It’s the end of an era in the computer industry as long time Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, one of the most truculent leaders of the information age, is stepping down as CEO of

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