Samsung showcases new IoT line up for 2017

Samsung will be entrusting its channel partners with its first round of Internet of Things products for 2017. The company announced that all of new IoT solutions will have a retail focus and

Published on: January 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

New Citrix worldwide channel chief sets the tone moving forward

Citrix has promoted long-time Citrix veteran Craig Stilwell as its new worldwide channel chief, and simplifying the Citrix channel programs is just one of the projects he'll be tackling throughout his first year

Published on: January 9th, 2017 Alex Radu

Where you’ll fall in the new Dell EMC channel partner program

Dell EMC channel partners have been hearing for months about the new partner program launching in February, and now they'll learn what tier they'll fall into. This week, Dell EMC global channel chief

Published on: December 19th, 2016 Alex Radu

5 ways to turn a defective team into rockstar sellers

Dysfunctional: the word comes up in conversation every day, usually in relation to crazy families, nutty reality show contestants, and all-around gossip. But what if this adjective also describes your sales team? Your

Published on: December 12th, 2016 Colleen Francis

AWS delivers three new channel programs

LAS VEGAS – After releasing more than a 1,000 offerings in 2016, AWS announced three different channel programs. The three plans are called AWS Service Delivery Program, the APN Public Sector Partner Program,

Published on: December 9th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Tech Data COO addresses competition and IoT

MISSISSAUGA - After a long career at IBM, Rich Hume, the executive vice president and COO of Tech Data, has been on the job for eight months and made his first visit to his

Published on: December 8th, 2016 Alex Radu

Tech Data COO on Avnet acquisition and Canadian direction

MISSISSAUGA - After a long career at IBM, Rich Hume, the executive vice president and COO of Tech Data, has been on the job for eight months and made his first visit to the

Published on: December 7th, 2016 Alex Radu

Dell EMC goes West for new Canadian channel chief

After an exhaustive search to find Tara Fine's replacement, Dell EMC Canada has promoted Deanna Thomson to the role of channel chief for Dell EMC Canada. Thomson is a 20 year Dell veteran

Published on: December 7th, 2016 Alex Radu

AWS unveils its on premise strategy; sort of

LAS VEGAS – AWS calls it the “The Hybrid Choice” and it will bring the cloud giant closer to delivering an on premise offering than ever before. The Hybrid Choice comes on the

Published on: December 2nd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Sidebar: SAS Canada signs with Arrow

SAS Canada has inked a distribution deal with Arrow Canada. This partnership is another sign that SAS Canada is serious about building a channel ecosystem. Arrow Canada is being used by SAS Canada

Published on: November 25th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

SAS puts intelligence into its new channel direction

After 40 years of predominantly direct selling, SAS Institute is starting to get really serious about channel sales. The analytics software vendor, based in Cary, N.C. with a Canadian subsidiary in Toronto, has

Published on: November 25th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Did security kill the line of business buying trend?

SAN FRANCISCO – Not that long ago the Line of Business decision maker was turning the IT buying process upside down. The narrative went a little bit like this: managers in human resources,

Published on: November 1st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Channel Elite Awards 2016 brings the community together

TORONTO - More than 200 attendees from all parts of the Canadian channel community took part in the 2016 CDN Channel Elite Awards at the Paramount Conference and Event Venue in North Toronto. Top

Published on: October 31st, 2016 CDN Staff

Pure Storage CEO outlines channel direction

In part two of CDN's special interview with Scott Dietzen, the CEO of Pure Storage, topics such as channel, new cloud models, hyper converged, market consolidation and new products are addressed. You can

Published on: October 28th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto