Articles By Nestor Arellano

HP broadens cloud options with Eucalyptus acquisition

Hewlett Packard, which backs an OpenStack cloud strategy, is poised to acquire a cloud platform provider that offers a competing open source cloud system. HP (NYSE: HPQ) said it has agreed to buy

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#FollowFriday- The Channel Elite Awards

This weeks CDN Channek Elite Awards was a great success with the event seeing no less than eight first tine winners. This just goes to show that channel is alive and vibrant as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 11th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

CDN Top 100 winner Herjavec Group buys security provider

A Toronto-based security company that was named one of the country’s top IT firms in last year’s CDN Top 100 Solution Providers event is expanding its customer base with the acquisition of a

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Two numbers, two bills, one phone

It’s not uncommon to see business people pull out two mobiles. Clumsy and comical at times, but for many it’s the best way to separate business and personal calls and the bills that

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Mobile solution firm announces new partner program

Accellion Inc., a provider of enterprise mobile file sharing and collaboration solutions, is releasing a new partner program designed to make it easier for its partners to create new revenue streams through selling

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 10th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Apple Pay, iPhone 6 seen as boon to mobile payment

The near field communication features touted by Apple Inc. in iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus may not be entirely new as NFC technology has been employed by other phone manufacturers years ago,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 10th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Microsoft recasts MSN, rolls out Delve search tool

Over the last few years Microsoft Corp’s MSN (Microsoft Network) has largely sat in the sidelines as the company pushed other Web-based services and solutions such as Bing and Windows Live. In a

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HP guns for Mac market with latest Z workstation line

When it comes of graphics and design shops the Mac is typically the machine of choice. Hewlett-Packard aims to change that with the revamp of its latest lineup of desktop and mobile workstations.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 8th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Hackers unleash Apple ID phishing attacks

Just days before Apple Inc.’s much anticipated product announcement on Tuesday, reports are circulating that a hacker group has launched a phishing campaign which exploits users’ security concerns over their Apple online accounts.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 8th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Toronto airport moves documents to OpenText portal

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) expects to achieve substantial savings in money and labour by migrating the all corporate and workflow documents into an enterprise information management suite developed by OpenText Corp.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 8th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

HP tightens printing security with latest MFP series

New York - Hewlett-Packard is giving small and medium sized businesses a new suite of tools for locking down the printer room. The company is employing a combination of free cloud-based service, software

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 5th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Westcon beefs up VAR offerings with cloud acquisition

Communications, data centre and security solution provider Westcon Group is expanding its cloud capability with the recent purchase of cloud service aggregator and broker Verecloud Inc. With the acquisition, Westcon gains Verecloud’s telecom

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Print security trend new opportunity for channel

NEW YORK - Channel partners stand to gain a lucrative market with a recent announcement from Hewlett Packard that it is expanding its secure printing solutions to benefit small and medium sized businesses.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 4th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

No need for phone pairing with Samsung’s Gear S smartwatch

One of the main things that make many smartwatches not so smart is that they need to be paired with a mobile phone in order for its user to receive and make calls.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 28th, 2014 Nestor Arellano