CDN Top 100 Workshop: Windows Server 2003 end of life

TORONTO - While Microsoft’s Windows Server 2003 will reach end of life in July, new research shows more than half of Canadian business are still running at least some of their workloads on

Published on: May 11th, 2015 CDN Staff

EMC unleashes the flash beast

LAS VEGAS - EMC released its all-flash array XtremIO 4.0 at the EMC World conference. Besides new capabilities such as supporting larger all-flash array configurations and consolidating workloads at higher levels XtremIO has

Published on: May 8th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Millennials in the channel: The most highly-sought roles in IT and the growing skills crisis

This is part one of a CDN series on millennials, the IT skills shortage, and the evolving workforce, which will include five articles. Stay tuned to CDN for follow-ups exploring the work psychology of millennials, the role

Published on: May 5th, 2015 Dave Yin

CDN Top 100 Small Business Solution Provider of the Year

TORONTO - CDN and Dell Canada is pleased to present this award because it recognizes the many local solution providers across Canada who make up the channel, which according to the latest number is

Published on: April 30th, 2015 CDN Staff

SAP Canada makes a major channel leadership change

Multiple sources to CDN have confirmed that former Microsoft Canada channel chief Rob Stevens has taken the same position at SAP Canada. Current SAP Canada channel chief Mary Peterson is transitioning out of

Published on: April 30th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco CEO John Chambers on Canada and the rest of the world

MONTREAL – Since Cisco Systems has come to Canada (Montreal) for its 2015 Partner Summit I decided to ask company CEO John Chambers if he is still bullish on the Canadian market. If

Published on: April 29th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco channel partners party on in Montreal

Published on: April 29th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top 100 Eastern Region Solution Provider of the Year

This award category recognizes the best of the Maritimes. This year’s winner Triware Technologies is based in St. John’s, Newfoundland. This company established in 1991 has one of the most prominent executives in

Published on: April 27th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100’s Rising Star award winner

The Rising Star winner went to long time Top 100 participant Data Integrity of Toronto who soared 23 spots to claim the prize. The Rising Star award could easy be re-titled to Lifetime Achievement award

Published on: April 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN’s Top 100 Newcomer of the Year

The best performing newcomer was Mississauga, Ont.-based Eclipse Technology Solutions, an IT services solution provider specializing in communications technology. The newcomer of the year really understood the meaning of “it’s never too late.” Eclipse

Published on: April 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

10 areas where the new budget will impact the channel

Looking for ways in which the recently announced Canadian Federal budget will have an impact on the channel? Then you have to dig deep and have an understanding of technology and the channel.

Published on: April 22nd, 2015 Jim Love

CDN’s Top Solution Provider of the Year

TORONTO - CDW Canada for the second year in a row topped the list at the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers rankings. The list of 100 of the best IT solution providers was released

Published on: April 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

Equinix says channel should rent the data centre of the future

Yesterday I got an exclusive tour of Equinix's first Canadian state-of-the-art data centre in Toronto. My first impression of the 242,000 sq. ft. facility is that's it very impressive. Equinix is calling the

Published on: April 17th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

A repeat winner at the CDN Top 100 gala

TORONTO - CDW Canada repeated as the No. 1 Solution Provider in Canada according to the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers rankings. The list of 100 of the best IT solution providers was

Published on: April 16th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto