Articles By Jeff Jedras

More Android support coming to Intel-based devices

Greater support for the Android mobile operating system is coming to Intel-based devices, thanks to a strategic collaboration between Intel Corp. and Unity Technologies. Unity has developed an end-to-end development platform for developers

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 26th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

HP wants to be the Envy of smartphone printing

Hewlett-Packard Co. has launched new HP Envy and HP Officejet printers that are designed with mobile printing in mind, with the goal of making it easier for users to print directly from their

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 25th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

#FollowFriday – Tweeters from CDN’s Women in the Channel honourees luncheon

Every Friday, we round up a list of people with active Twitter accounts, ones that we feel are worth a click on the ‘follow’ button. This week, we’re featuring four of the attendees

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 21st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

HP sees weakness in printing, enterprise services and software

The slow road toward financial recovery continued Wednesday for Hewlett-Packard Co., reporting improved revenue but lower earnings for the third quarter. Revenue for Q3 reached US$27.6 billion, up one per cent from the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 21st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Solution provider brings cutting edge tech to Ontario’s North

A remote Aboriginal community in Northern Ontario now has access to cutting edge technology, thanks to a project spearheaded by a Canadian solution provider. The Neskantaga Training Centre in Neskantaga Territory, Ont. celebrated

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 21st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

VMware targets desktop app delivery with acquisition

Cloud and virtualization infrastructure vendor VMware Inc. has announced the acquisition of CloudVolumes in a bid to strengthen its ability to deliver virtualized software applications for the enterprise. CloudVolumes is a California-based application

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 21st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Made in Toronto mini PCs

Stealth Computer, a developer of industrial computer and embedded PC hardware, has released four new small PC models. Boasting the new mini PCs feature “unprecedented” network connectivity, each model features three front Gigabit

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 21st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Software-defined networking to become $8 billion market

It’s the latest buzzworthy technology trend, and according to research firm IDC Corp. the worldwide software-defined networking (SDN) market will hit over $8 billion by 2018. IDC says SDN is gaining ground as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 21st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Palo Alto Networks goes global with Westcon Group

Enterprise security networking vendor Palo Alto Networks has signed a global distribution agreement with Westcon Group. Westcon, a value-added distributor specializing in security, unified communications, network infrastructure and data centre solutions, has worked

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 20th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Ontario vendor joins Google Apps partner program

Esna Technologies, a Richmond Hill, Ont.-based developer of embedded collaboration solutions, has joined the Google Apps Premier Technology Partner program. The new Google Apps partner program focuses on companies that can complement, extend

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 19th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Panasonic’s new tablets are comic book-tough

Panasonic is hoping to capitalize on the popularity of comic books and comic book-inspired movies by launching its own comic book series featuring its rugged computing devices. “Unbreakable Valor” is a limited-edition comic

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 19th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

High-powered 802.11ac access point offers improved range

Networking equipment vendor D-Link has launched a new unified wireless access point with improved device densities and range for demanding wireless environments. The DWL-8610AP is a high power, 802.11ac unified wireless access point

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 19th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

At Lenovo, P is for workstations

Lenovo is making a major play in the workstation market, which offers healthier margins than the traditional PC business, with the launch of its new ThinkStation P Series workstations. According to the Chinese

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 18th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

New BlackBerry business unit will monetize QNX, Certicom

Waterloo, Ont.-based smartphone manufacturer BlackBerry Ltd. has created a new business to house, develop and monetize some of its non-handset businesses. On Monday, BlackBerry executive chairmen and CEO John Chen announced the creation

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 18th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Biometric access controls vendor gets Canadian distribution

Solution providers in Canada looking to add biometric access control solutions to their security offerings have a new vendor to choose from, with Invixium signing a distribution agreement with Ingram Micro Canada. Ingram

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 18th, 2014 Jeff Jedras