Articles By Nestor Arellano

RCMP says it nabbed Heartbleed hacker

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police says it has arrested a 19-year-old man from London, Ont. who is believed to have used the Heartbleed computer bug to steal 900 social insurance numbers from the

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Konica Minolta buys Pitney Bowes Canada’s document imaging business

Konica Minolta Canada is expanding its document imaging business to the commercial and corporate space with its acquisition of Pitney Bowes Canada’s document imaging solutions (DIS) business. The move is also expected to

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OnX bags 5th spot in CDN Top 100

Philip DeLeon and Sheldon Pollack started with just $10,000 in seed funding when they founded Onx Enterprise Solutions Inc. back in 1983. Over the span of three decades, OnX has emerged as one

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Pinnacle Studio enables ‘true video editing’ on iPhone

Just because the camera on your smart phone has a video mode doesn’t always mean the device can help you become a Fellini. That hasn’t stopped video editing software maker Pinnacle Systems from

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Stoneworks grabs mid-sized business solutions provider award at CDN Top 100

Ottawa-based data storage infrastructure solution provider Stoneworks Technologies Inc. took home the CDN Top 100 award for mid-sized business solutions provider of the year The company provides planning, building and operating services on

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FoxNet takes small business solution provider award at CDN Top 100

Short, funny but helpful videos on how people can use technology made FoxNet Inc. stand out from the competition, according to Tara Fine, channel chief for Dell Canada. She presented the CDN Top

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GreenRack offers hosted mobile brochures

Brochures, pamphlets and handouts are literally a given in any convention, conference or vendor event. And they’re great because they provide information, are good for brand visibility and they’re often shiny. However, they

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Citrix, Google bring Windows apps to Chromebooks

It’s still early days for business adoption of Chromebooks. However, Citrix Systems believes that Google’s low-cost laptop running the company’s Chrome operating system will catch on in the enterprise. To push things ahead,

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Decisive Technologies is CDN Top 100’s Newcomer of The Year

Established in 2001, Decisive Technologies is clearly not a newcomer in the market. However, the Ottawa-based storage and networking solutions provider in a first-timer at the CDN Top 100 awards. Through years, Decisive

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Mainland Information lands western region title at CDN Top 100

It’s probably safe to say that 2013 was a very good year for Mainland Information Systems Ltd. The Calgary-based firm was named Alberta’s fastest growing company last year and now it takes home

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Red Hat unveils OpenShift Marketplace

Guess what company’s throwing its hat into the app store ring? At the kickoff to Red Hat Summit in San Francisco on Monday, the Linux pioneer announced the debut of Open Shift Marketplace,

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IBM adds business continuity service to SoftLayer

Big Blue is beefing up the disaster recovery infrastructure it acquired from its 2013 purchase SoftLayer Technologies Inc. by extending IBM managed disaster recovery services to SoftLayer customers through a new set of

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Nearly half of Canadian IT bosses want to be CEO: survey

Close to  half of chief information officers (CIOs) and senior information technology (IT) leaders in Canadian companies are aspiring for the move away from managing computer system to running the whole business, according

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CDN Top 100: How to make money from the cloud

How do I make money from the cloud? That’s a common question these days among channel partners struggling to make sense of the new x-as-a-service that is threatening their traditional revenue models. The

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