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Channel partner says DRaaS is answer to WannaCrypt attack

As ransomware attack WannaCrypt sweeps the globe, compromising tens of thousands of computers across as many as 100 countries, one Canadian IT solutions provider is looking to help companies stay secure and plan

Published on: May 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

The Internet of Everything has a DDOS issue

Way back in 2014, then Cisco CEO, John Chambers, pictured the world connected for the eager CES audience – home, airport, hotel, car, office, products, individuals – and called it the Internet of

Published on: May 19th, 2017 Max Spindle

Solution providers respond to WannaCry attack

The ongoing WannaCry ransomware attack, including WannaCrypt, WanCryptOr and WannaDecryptor has been targeting organizations running the Windows OS since last week. Today, close to 250,000 PCs in more than 150 countries have been hit

Published on: May 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

CA Risk Analytics tool takes a bite out of fraud

Using behavior analytics, machine learning and global transaction data, CA Technologies latest tool can help prevent fraud for payment cards. Called CA Risk Analytics Network, the new tool is a cloud-based service that

Published on: May 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Are Canadian firms ready for new European privacy rule? HPE releases starter kit to help

The deadline for enterprises to comply with the European Union’s tough new personal data privacy regulations is just over 12 months away, but experts still worry many companies here that fall under its

Published on: May 5th, 2017 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry helping channel partners digitally secure their business

BlackBerry Ltd. has shifted its focus from hardware to software in recent years, wanting to be known for its security and “enterprise of things” technology instead of its flagship mobile phones and keyboards.

Published on: April 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

BlackBerry expands cybersecurity channel reach

BlackBerry Ltd. has introduced a new initiative to expand its channels of distribution. In partnership with Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, BlackBerry intends to provide direct access to BlackBerry’s cybersecurity expertise to cyber policyholders. It

Published on: April 21st, 2017 CDN Staff

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

HPE’s hunt and investigation security solution available now

In an age where data and analytics rule, Hewlett Packard Enterprise's latest security solution is designed to help cut through the noise. HPE ArcSight Investigate, available now, is the company's hunt and investigation

Published on: April 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Ingram Micro signs distribution agreement with ESET to offer security for Canadian partners

Ingram Micro is making sure its Canadian partners can choose from the most up to date security solutions available. The tech distributor has announced an exclusive broadline distribution alliance with ESET, an IT

Published on: April 19th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Security is the holy grail for partners says Cisco exec

Channel partners have an opportunity to see very good profits because they are needed more than ever in security, said Cisco Systems Inc., senior manager of channels business development, network and cyber security

Published on: April 10th, 2017 Alex Radu

CDN Top Newsmaker: Asigra’s David & Eran Farajun

After 30 years in the data protection software business, David and Eran Farajun, the father-son duo in charge of the Canadian vendor that is Asigra, aren’t slowing down. In fact, as the company

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Alex Radu

The dawning of a new day for McAfee

After six years and eight months under the control of Intel, today McAfee has been officially set free and will be run as an independent operation based in Santa Clara, Calif., with offices

Published on: April 4th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

You may not think it, but Cisco is a security company

MIAMI - Chances are when you think of Cisco Systems, Inc., you’re not thinking about security. Well, that will change according to David Ulevitch, vice president and general manager of Cisco’s security business

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

BlackBerry COO on the shift to the channel

TORONTO - The shift to enterprise software for BlackBerry has brought about an entirely new focus on the company's partners. Beard, who held executive positions at Oracle Corp., SAP division Sybase, and cloud call

Published on: March 24th, 2017 Alex Radu