Sony’s Xperia Z2 tablet, light in weight but not on specs

When you pick up Sony’s new Z2 tablet, the first thing you notice is its weight – or the lack of it. One of the slimmest, lightest tablets on the market right now,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 17th, 2014 Candice So

Sneak peek at Sony’s Xperia Z2 smartphone

Sony Mobile has revealed its new smartphone and tablet offerings aimed at the high-end consumer – and in a media briefing on Tuesday, we saw that while the new Xperia Z2 phone and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 17th, 2014 Candice So

VMware, BYOD, and the time Steve Jobs compared CIOs to an orifice

TORONTO – Ask VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger about the bring your own device (BYOD) trend in enterprise IT and he’ll tell you it’s still on the uptrend. Unsurprising; his company has a lot

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 9th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Mobility tops enterprise spend in Canada

In the last few years it appears that mobile devices have solidified their hold on Canadian enterprises as a recent survey indicates that no less than 85 per cent of local business have

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 7th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Rugged Dell laptop features flipping screen

At first glance the new Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme convertible  looks just like any other ruggedized laptop from the computer and server company. But play a bit with it 11.6” screen and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

BlackBerry’s Secure Work Space gets U.S. government certification

BlackBerry Ltd.’s Secure Work Space enterprise software for Android and Apple Inc. mobile devices has received security clearance for use by United States government agencies. The multi-platform containerization solution separates corporate emails, calendar,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 1st, 2014 Nestor Arellano

The nightmare that is BYOD, BYOC, and BYOE

Like many folks who are early adopters, we jumped into the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) game as we thought it would be good for the bottom line, particularly since we have a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 5th, 2014 Roberta Fox

BlackBerry reaffirms commitment to enterprise market, highly regulated industries

While former CEO Thorsten Heins may be gone from BlackBerry, the enterprise-focused strategy he laid out before his departure lives on in a series of announcements the vendor made last week at the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 3rd, 2014 Jeff Jedras

D&H Canada snags LG Canada senior executive

Shawn Snobelen is now with D&H Canada. The long time LG Canada and Brother Canada executive is the new national manager of retail and online sales for the Mississauga, Ont.-based distributor. Snobelen has more

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 20th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Citrix wants partners to move from a tactical to a strategic focus

Partners of Citrix Systems left the vendor’s annual Summit partner conference in Orlando this week with new promos, insight into the vendor’s product roadmap, new certifications and insight into the company’s strategic direction.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 16th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

A unified access solution for BYOD

The advantage of being able to add new capabilities to network switches and routers through software is regularly demonstrated by manufacturers who race to outdo each other. The latest is Alcatel-Lucent, which has upcoming

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 18th, 2013 Howard Solomon

First impressions of the Surface 2

Microsoft Canada brought out the Surface 2 at an exclusive kick-off event at the KoolHaus nightclub in Toronto. The new device include full 1080p video, speedier processors, more memory, and increased battery life. The

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 17th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Can the Surface 2 win the BYOD game?

I attend the launch event for the Surface 2 in Canada last night at the KoolHaus nightclub in Toronto. I remember going to the KoolHaus when it was called the Guvernment, the RPM

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 17th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

A thin-client laptop for the anti-BYOD crowd

While the bring your own device movement is strong, many organizations that need tight security insist on providing staff the hardware to do their jobs — or at least a certain number of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 15th, 2013 Howard Solomon