Articles By Mandy Kovacs

Sitting down with CDN’s Rising Star winner – Alex Wackett

CDN's 2017 Rising Star Award winner is Alex Wackett, the sales and operations manager at 3 Peaks Inc., an IT business solutions provider. The Wilfred Laurier University graduate joined the company in 2011 and is

Published on: September 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Tech execs react to DACA repeal, Google hiring in China

Tech executives speak out against Donald Trump’s move to end DACA, Google is hiring artificial intelligence talent in China, and Lenovo fesses up to spyware.   From Twitter, technology company executives are reacting

Published on: September 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Tech execs react to DACA repeal, Google hiring in China

Tech executives speak out against Donald Trump’s move to end DACA, Google is hiring artificial intelligence talent in China, and Lenovo fesses up to spyware.   From Twitter, technology company executives are reacting

Published on: September 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Dell Technologies is executing on diversity in the workplace

CDN catches up with Kevin Connolly to talk about what his first steps will be as the new president of commercial sales of Canada at Dell Technologies, and how the company is fostering

Published on: September 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

The 7 Virtues founder addresses CDN Women of the IT Channel event

CDN sits down with Barb Stegemann, author, entrepreneur, and founder and CEO of The 7 Virtues, to discuss why women-focused events are so important and how she found her "tribe" at the 2017

Published on: September 1st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware & HP collaborate on device-as-a-service platform

LAS VEGAS - VMware and HP Inc. are teaming up to improve their customer's experiences with managing devices, according to news released at VMWorld, held in Las Vegas from Aug. 28 to 30.

Published on: August 31st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Ingram Micro dedicated to ending the gender gap in the IT channel

CDN sits down with Bill Brandel, vice president and country chief executive at Ingram Micro, to discuss the company's longstanding sponsorship of the Women in the IT Channel luncheon, and what it's doing

Published on: August 31st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware expands digital workspace solution to all endpoint platforms

LAS VEGAS - VMware is continuing to revise and renovate its product lineup to stay on top, if this week’s announcements at VMWorld Conference are any indication. The company has unveiled several updates

Published on: August 30th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware teams up with Google Cloud and Pivotal to unveil new container service

LAS VEGAS - VMware is no stranger to strategic partnerships, and its latest announcement at VMWorld, which is being held in Las Vegas from Aug. 28 to 30, is the result of yet

Published on: August 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware modernizing data centres with new software updates

LAS VEGAS - VMware has been busy with new announcements at its annual VMWorld convention, being held in Las Vegas from Aug. 28 to 30, with its latest focusing on updating data centres.

Published on: August 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware launches new cloud-based application security solution

LAS VEGAS - VMware is looking to secure applications running on virtualized or cloud environments. The company has unveiled AppDefense, a machine learning-enabled security solution designed to monitor applications against their intended state,

Published on: August 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware Cloud now available on Amazon Web Services

LAS VEGAS - It’s been less than a year since the strategic partnership between VMware and Amazon Web Services (AWS) was revealed in October 2016, but the companies are unveiling big news at

Published on: August 28th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

2018 Hyundai Tucson is the SUV with autonomous features

For the last part of our Canadian 2017 Auto Show series, we took a quick look at Hyundai. The South Korean automaker is putting what we have come to recognize as the usual

Published on: August 25th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

SoftwareONE launches new à la carte asset management solution

The vast majority of organizations globally do not have mature software asset management (SAM) processes or tools in place, and SoftwareONE is hoping to change that with its latest product. The US-based software

Published on: August 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tablet-based education initiative in correctional facilities sees success

Education has proven to be the key to rehabilitating incarcerated individuals and reducing recidivism, and the first tablet-based education initiative within the correctional system is reporting that it's been a great success. Corrections-related

Published on: August 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs