Articles By CDN Staff

ThinPrint authentication app is now Citrix Ready

Print management software provider ThinPrint has announced that its pull printing solution app, Personal Printing, is now verified as Citrix Ready. The Citrix Ready program recommends solutions that enable virtualization, networking and cloud computing and is verified for compatibility

Published on: May 25th, 2016 CDN Staff

HPE splits away from its services division

Approximately eight months after HP separated into two companies (HP Inc. and Hewlett Packard Enterprise) the HPE side is splitting again. HPE announced it plans to divorce itself from its service arm and

Published on: May 24th, 2016 CDN Staff

Nutanix partners with Citrix on VDI solution

It seems Nutanix is not shy about partnering these days. At Citrix Synergy in Las Vegas this week, the hyper-converged vendor this week announced a new joint solution called Nutanix InstantON VDI (virtual

Published on: May 24th, 2016 CDN Staff

How to sell your solution provider business for a premium in Episode 3 of CHANNEL MOVES

Channel Moves is a show about executive appointments and departures in the channel. In our special third episode, we’re talking about how to sell your solution provider business for a premium with David

Published on: May 20th, 2016 CDN Staff

North American companies are stuck in endless cloud trial phases: study

It looks as though cloud adoption is still very much in its early phases. A new report released by Softchoice suggests as low as 14 per cent of companies apply the cloud as

Published on: May 18th, 2016 CDN Staff

Phase change memory inches closer to economic viability with storage capacity breakthrough

Scientists at IBM Research have managed to store 3 bits of data per cell using new phase change memory (PCM). The technology, which could one day replace DRAM, has demonstrated considerable increases of

Published on: May 18th, 2016 CDN Staff

A quick look at the new HP EliteBook 1030

HP has announced an addition to its business-class line of notebooks, namely the HP EliteBook 1030. While it's the most expensive of the three models - it starts at about US $1249.00, the EliteBook

Published on: May 16th, 2016 CDN Staff

Tenet Computer Group sells VAR business, spins off ISV business under new name

IT service provider Groupe Access has acquired Tenet Computer Group Inc.'s VAR business for an undisclosed sum, splitting the company into two. Under the agreement, Markham, ON-based Tenet will continue to operate with

Published on: May 16th, 2016 CDN Staff

Saleschoice recognized as Top 20 sales management solutions

Toronto's own SalesChoice is moving up. The web-based CRM company, which competes with Salesforce.com, has been recognized by CIO Review in its annual listing of companies at the forefront of sales management solutions, creating more

Published on: May 12th, 2016 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition looks at Canada’s Top 100 Solution Providers

In this issue of the CDN Digital Edition we are featuring CDW and other winners of the Top 100 Solution Providers awards gala. We also look at the 8 essential steps to getting a premium valuation

Published on: May 12th, 2016 CDN Staff

Synnex signs distribution deal with Toronto-based storage vendor

Synnex Corp. has signed a distribution deal with ioFABRIC to market its software-defined storage solutions. Toronto-based ioFABRIC, founded in 2013, makes Vicinity, which includes distributed, flash-optimized, software-defined and hyperconverged capabilities. The software and

Published on: May 11th, 2016 CDN Staff

Dell adds SAP HANA support to SharePlex database replication solution

Dell has announced a major update to its SharePlex database replication solution, one that adds SAP HANA, Teradata and EnterpriseDB Postgres support. The update, which is aimed at facilitating analytics, already replicated between

Published on: May 11th, 2016 CDN Staff

Distie Report: IBM Canada and Tech Data Canada sever ties, Ingram Micro partners with Under Armour and more

In this week's roundup of distributor news, we have major developments from Tech Data, Ingram Micro and Westcon.   Tech Data Canada and HP Enterprise do BCS deal Tech Data Canada was named by Hewlett Packard

Published on: May 6th, 2016 CDN Staff

Ransomware is growing in double digits: report

It looks like ransomware is nowhere near slowing down. According to Kaspersky Lab's Q1 threat report, ransomware attacks have increased by 30 per cent from the previous quarter. This includes a 14 per

Published on: May 5th, 2016 CDN Staff

Top 100 Solution Provider turns 35

Three and a half decades is a long time in the channel. This fact is not lost on MicroAge Canada, which is celebrating its 35th anniversary this week in Montreal. The company, which

Published on: May 4th, 2016 CDN Staff