A veteran technology and business journalist, Jeff Jedras began his career in technology journalism in the late 1990s, covering the booming (and later busting) Ottawa technology sector for Silicon Valley North and the Ottawa Business Journal, as well as everything from municipal politics to real estate.
He later covered the technology scene in Vancouver before joining IT World Canada in Toronto in 2005, covering enterprise IT for ComputerWorld Canada. He would go on to cover the channel as an assistant editor with CDN.
His writing has appeared in the Vancouver Sun, the Ottawa Citizen and a wide range of industry trade publications.
UK vendor Horizon Electronics has launched a £10 million ($18.3 million) crowdfunding campaign to help it bring a new smartphone design to market. Horizon was formed in 2013 and has designed and manufactured
LG Electronics is bringing its new LG G3 smartphone to Canada, beginning August 1, with Bell, Rogers, MTS, Sasktel, Videotron and select national retailers, such as The Source and Wirelesswave. Running the Android
Security vendor Kaspersky Lab North America has tapped a channel veteran from Juniper Networks as its new channel chief. John Murdock has been named Kaspersky’s vice-president of channel sales, and will take responsibility
Security vendor Kaspersky Lab has released its updated product lineup for home users, which includes Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2015, Kaspersky Internet Security 2015 and Kaspersky Internet Security – Multi-Device 2015. According to Kaspersky, the
Visual solution product vendor ViewSonic Corp. has released a new 4K2K multimedia display designed to meet the needs of professional and power users. The VX2880ml 4K2K is a 28” display with 3840x2160 Ultra
Wireless networking solutions vendor D-Link Systems has released a new wireless access point designed for businesses with more intensive wireless networking needs. The DAP-2660 is an 802.11ac wireless access point. The device is
Data theft is the primary security concern of Canadian businesses, according to a recent survey by technology solution provider CDW Canada. The survey, conducted by CDW Canda at its annual Business Technology Expo
Waterloo, Ont.-based mobile phone manufacturer BlackBerry is being recognized with three awards for outstanding product design. The company’s BlackBerry Q10, BlackBerry Q5 and BlackBerry Z30 smartphones are each being recognized with the prestigious
As a professional service to our members, the Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) is committed to bringing the latest high-value channel and technology industry research to our members to help you make the
As an original founding member of the board of directors of the Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4), Renzo DiPasquale is a veteran leader in the channel community. In his current role as vice-president
The Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) now has a permanent home on the Internet – www.channelchiefs.ca. The C4 Web site is your one-stop shop for information and background on the C4 organization, as
The federal government’s procurement reforms and consolidation of most IT service delivery and procurement under one department – Shared Services Canada – have been highly disruptive to government-focused solution providers, particularly Aboriginal solution