Articles By CDN Staff

Identity and access management provider launches channel program

Identity and access management services provider GlobalSign has launched its own channel program aimed at system integrators. Named the Enterprise Reseller Program, it is meant to give resellers access to the company's public key

Published on: May 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

Tablets for prisoners, Formula 1 racing to the cloud and more this week in channel history

Tablets for prisoners Telmate Inc. is about as specialized a solution provider as they get.  The San Francisco-based solution provider specializes in prison communications such as video visitation systems, secure messaging and introduced around this time

Published on: May 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

SimpliVity to further support OpenStack

One of the pioneers of hyper-converged infrastructure SimpliVity Corp. announced at the Open Stack Conference in Vancouver that it will now support the KVM hypervisor and OpenStack. The Westborough, Mass.-based vendor with an office

Published on: May 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

Motorola creates special smartphones for policing

When Motorola split into two companies in 2011 the market focused primarly on the fortunes of the higher profile Motorola Mobility, while practically ignoring Motorola Solutions. As Motorola Mobility became acquired by Lenovo, the

Published on: May 20th, 2015 CDN Staff

Applications are open for CDN Channel Elite Awards

Are you an IT solution provider?  Do you want to be recognized for your innovation, leadership and commitment to creating business value for customers in the Canadian channel in 2014?  Then look no

Published on: May 20th, 2015 CDN Staff

Peer 1 Hosting announces hybrid cloud solution

Web infrastructure provider Peer 1 Hosting launched its automated True Native Hybrid Cloud solution on Tuesday. Sold on a utility billing basis, the True Native Hybrid Cloud allows users to build and scale physical and cloud services through a single web portal. "True Native Hybrid Cloud provides customers with the ability to instantly provision a mix of virtual and bare-metal cloud servers,"

Published on: May 19th, 2015 CDN Staff

Novatel’s 4G LTE MiFi mobile hotspot with global compatibility coming to Bell Canada

The next iteration of the MiFi brand mobile hotspot from Novatel Wireless is coming to Bell Mobility, the wireless solution vendor has announced. The MiFi 6630 mobile hotspot with 15-device simultaneous connectivity is

Published on: May 19th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition showcases the Top 100 Solution Providers

In this issue of the CDN Digital Edition we are featuring the Top 100 Solution Providers in Canada. CDN annual rates the best solution providers in the channel based on revenue. Take a look at where

Published on: May 15th, 2015 CDN Staff

Tech Data Canada to distribute new mobile management solution

IT distributor Tech Data Canada has announced it is launching TD Mobility Managed Services, powered by MOBI, through its Canadian TD Mobility and Retail Solutions Sales Division. The solution is a cloud-based portal

Published on: May 15th, 2015 CDN Staff

Eaton updates power management software with load-shedding, automated disaster recovery

Power management company Eaton Corporation has announced an update to its Intelligent Power Manager software, with new load-shedding capabilities and automated disaster recovery execution. Version 1.5, according to Eaton, builds on its integration with

Published on: May 14th, 2015 CDN Staff

ViewSonic unveils its own pocket-sized VDI appliance

It seems everyone wants to get in on VDI these days and ViewSonic is no exception. The vendor best known for displays and monitors today introduced what it calls a turnkey desktop virtualization

Published on: May 12th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 Workshop: Windows Server 2003 end of life

TORONTO - While Microsoft’s Windows Server 2003 will reach end of life in July, new research shows more than half of Canadian business are still running at least some of their workloads on

Published on: May 11th, 2015 CDN Staff

Calgary-based security software vendor updates password management solution

Password protection service provider Passportal has announced version 3.0 of its management solution, which bears the company name. The Calgary, AB-based software vendor says the latest update is mobile-optimized, and features cloud-based protection aimed

Published on: May 8th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 #5 Solution Provider of the Year

TORONTO - The No. 5 Solution Provider on the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers' list comes with a little story. When CDN acquired the Top 100 program back in 2002 Editor Paolo Del Nibletto

Published on: May 7th, 2015 CDN Staff

BlackBerry Leap Review: Security to the next level

The all-touch BlackBerry Leap is now available in Canada. The interesting aspect of the Leap smartphone is that the Waterloo, Ont.-based company designed for consumers and enterprise users who value their privacy and

Published on: May 7th, 2015 CDN Staff