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Cisco announces partnership with Ericsson, video platform at CES

CES in Las Vegas is a hotspot for new tech announcements every year, and 2017 was no different. Cisco has revealed an extended partnership with Ericsson that now includes WiFi, as well as

Published on: January 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Zyxel offers discounts on enterprise networking products

Value-added resellers can look forward to discounted networking solutions in 2017. Zyxel Communications, a US-based secure broadband networking, internet access, and connected home products provider, announced in December that it would be discounting

Published on: January 3rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Networks are less secure in 2016

Despite the fact that companies are updating their network systems at increased rates, Dimension Data’s 2016 Network Barometer Report indicates that three in four network devices have had at least one known security

Published on: November 30th, 2016 Alex Radu

Microsoft challenges Slack with a chat service in Office 365

The competition between office communication platforms is starting to get more and more crowded with Microsoft entering the race with Microsoft Teams, a new chat-based workspace within Office 365. Aimed at organizations that

Published on: November 2nd, 2016 Alex Radu

Silver Peak, Masergy team up to provide managed SD-WAN service

Silver Peak and Masergy have partnered to deliver a managed software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) service to enterprise customers The new service is based on Silver Peak's Unity EdgeConnect and Unity Boost. It

Published on: September 19th, 2016 Chris Talbot

Aruba enables partners with new managed services offerings

HPE's Aruba is looking to enable channel partners with new network-as-a-service (NaaS) and cloud-based managed services that provide enterprises with new network procurement and consumption models. According to the vendor, the new software-based Mobile

Published on: September 13th, 2016 Chris Talbot

The 2016 summer of our discontent

This summer has seen the continuation of the rapidly evolving new business environment, and the inevitable ongoing struggle with moving the distribution and carrier channel in the new market direction, which is having

Published on: September 9th, 2016 Roberta Fox

D-Link rolls out new indoor, outdoor 802.11ac GbE access points

D-Link Systems added to its Gigabit Ethernet portfolio of access points this week with the release of both indoor and outdoor 802.11ac units. The first product in the announcement is the 802.11ac Unified

Published on: September 9th, 2016 Chris Talbot

Citrix’s top six best practices for secure UC implementation

As companies adopt and deploy unified communications solutions, there are risks associated with connecting communications to the data stream. Channel partners can play a key role not only in selling and deploying UC systems, but also in ensuring security levels

Published on: August 29th, 2016 Chris Talbot

Cisco job cuts made to address growth areas

Cisco Systems Inc. will trim more than 5,500 jobs from its workforce is a sign it is in a restructuring phase, according to the networking giant. Cisco this week released its fiscal results for

Published on: August 18th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

What happened to the Mitel/Polycom deal?

TORONTO – There is a point of no return on most transactions but in the case of Mitel and Polycom that point in the road took a dramatic 180 degree turn. Polycom board of

Published on: July 13th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco primes the network for digital transformation

LAS VEGAS -- Some time ago, Cisco products were closed systems, said customer Kaushik Saha, a digital architect at India-based IT services firm Wipro. That's not the case anymore -- and it’s a

Published on: July 13th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Barracuda is introducing an Intronis MSP-branded firewall

Intronis has announced it is expanding its security portfolio to include the Barracuda NextGen Firewall, named the Intronis MSP Edition. Available now in North America, it is a subscription-based firewall appliance, and is meant to

Published on: July 4th, 2016 CDN Staff

Tech Data Canada to distribute Aruba networking products

Tech Data Canada has signed an agreement with HPE subsidiary Aruba to distribute its networking products to Canadian solution providers. These products, according to the distributor, will be supported by the Tech Data

Published on: June 20th, 2016 CDN Staff

Lenovo announces twelve new products in the data centre space

Lenovo is doubling down in its efforts to capture the data centre market with a slew of announcements today, including in software-defined storage, a partnership with Juniper Networks, servers, and hyperconverged appliances. Software-defined

Published on: June 6th, 2016 CDN Staff