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Dell to deliver PC-as-a-Service

LAS VEGAS – Dell Technologies has launched a PC-as-a-Service (PCaaS) solution that will combine all of its client-devices, software along with deployment services that will include security and support in a per seat,

Published on: May 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Shift occurring between tablet to detachables: new IDC report

Two things are happening to the tablet market. The first is a continuous decline and the second is customers are shifting to detachable devices. IDC has reported the worldwide tablet market once again

Published on: May 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Acer targets graphics market with 4K monitor

Acer has released the Acer ProDesigner BM320, a large 32-inch monitor in 4K UHD with professional-grade colour, in Canada. The vendor is positioning this new product for the graphic arts professional. Ronald Lau,

Published on: May 4th, 2017 CDN Staff

Microsoft reveals new OS and targets Chromebooks with new Surface Laptop

At its education event in New York this morning, the Redmond, Washington-based giant announced its intent to recapture an area that has been dominated by Google's Chromebook, unveiling a new edition of its operating

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Viewsonic Canada has a new GM

Deidre Deacon is the new general manager of ViewSonic Canada. Her appointment is part of a realignment of the Canadian organization. The new structure of the Canadian subsidiary is now tasked to support

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: Samsung Canada’s Mary Peterson

Mary Peterson, the vice president of enterprise and IT Solutions for Samsung Canada pulled up the device maker by the lapels and shook it and got it going into the business-to-business and enterprise

Published on: April 26th, 2017 CDN Staff

Signs of life from the PC market start to show

IDC is reporting that worldwide shipments of traditional PCs (desktop, notebook, workstation) actually grew for the first time in five years. Taken from IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker, the research firm

Published on: April 25th, 2017 CDN Staff

HP reveals new 4K DreamColor display

The new HP DreamColor Z31x Studio Display will disrupt the color-critical display market, according to HP Inc. The 31.1 inch display has a native resolution of cinema 4K (4096 x 2160) and is

Published on: April 24th, 2017 Alex Radu

HPE partners with National Instruments on 5G deployment

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is partnering with 5G Lab Germany to research what's possible when combining 5G wireless networks with HPE's Edgeline Converged Edge Systems. The first 5G testbeds are just being set up by telecommunications

Published on: April 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson

HP focusing on security with next-gen ZBook mobile workstations

HP Inc.'s fourth generation of ZBook Mobile Workstations is here and improved security is the tagline. With the latest generation of ZBook, HP is focusing on four areas: quality, longevity - each device

Published on: April 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Worldwide PC shipments hit lowest numbers since 2007, Gartner says

Global PC shipments are at their lowest point in a decade. A total of 62.2 million units were shipped worldwide in the first quarter of 2017, a 2.4 per cent decline from the

Published on: April 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hitachi creates its own IoT team

Is Hitachi creating its own IT consultancy for Internet of Things? That is the question out there as today, Hitachi announced the formation of Insights Laboratory. Hitachi is describing this organization as a

Published on: April 10th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: HPE Canada’s Charlie Atkinson

2016 saw the one-year anniversary of one of the most significant splits in IT history between HP Inc. and HPE. HPE Canada's first year without HP, saw the Canadian operation shine in the

Published on: April 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

Major Windows 10 update and Surface Studio get a release date in Canada

After months of teasing the next major Windows 10 Update, the Creators Update, is finally upon us. Microsoft Corp. has announced its worldwide roll out of April 11. Likewise the Surface Studio will be

Published on: March 30th, 2017 Alex Radu

Dell expands thin client lineup with latest entry level product

Dell Inc. has unveiled a new entry-level client solution compatible with virtual environments. The Wyse 3040 is the company’s “lightest, smallest and most power-efficient thin client” that is meant for multitasking within virtual

Published on: March 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs