Cisco Canada shifting internal resources

TORONTO - Bernadette Wightman, the president of Cisco Canada, told media and analysts at the Cisco Connect show flat out she needs more people. Wightman, who is just starting her 200th day on

Published on: May 19th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Digital Edition showcases the Top 100 Solution Providers

In this issue of the CDN Digital Edition we are featuring the Top 100 Solution Providers in Canada. CDN annual rates the best solution providers in the channel based on revenue. Take a look at where

Published on: May 15th, 2015 CDN Staff

Cisco Connected North initiative making strides

TORONTO - It was about a year ago when Cisco Canada launched a fairly ambitious project called Connected North. The Toronto-based networking and collaboration vendor developed an initiative focused on delivering immersive and

Published on: May 15th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Five digital disruptions from the Internet of Everything

TORONTO - When Joseph Bradley is asked if the Internet of Everything is real or if some of the astonishing infrastructure solutions currently deployed are a figment of someone’s fertile imagination he points

Published on: May 14th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Developing professional services with Big Data

MONTREAL - Edzard Overbeek, the senior vice president of Cisco Services, in a wide-ranging interview conducted at the Cisco Partner Summit, discussed how big data is transforming the services market and how the channel

Published on: May 12th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco Canada channel chief outlines partner-to-partner connection strategy

MONTREAL - Cisco Systems concluded a successful Partner Summit with more than 3,600 attendees from around the world coming to Canada for the first time in nine years. Approximately 120 Canadian solution providers attended the

Published on: May 11th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto


Cisco names Chuck Robbins as new CEO

Networking giant Cisco announced Monday the appointment of Chuck Robbins as the company's next CEO, replacing John Chambers. On Twitter, Robbins said that he was "Humbled and honored," to be appointed.  He will be

Published on: May 4th, 2015 CDN Staff

A better approach needed to secure the Internet of Things: Cisco

MONTREAL – One of the biggest questions coming out of the recently concluded Cisco Partner Summit is with the new Software Partner Program how are channel partners and their customers going to align

Published on: May 3rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

The breakdown of the lucrative Internet of Everything market

MONTREAL – Cisco Systems has been consistent on the market value of the Internet of Everything for two years now: $19 trillion in value and potential risk. But at the Cisco Partner Summit

Published on: May 1st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Big data, big plans for Cisco’s services chief

MONTREAL – Edzard Overbeek, the senior vice president of Cisco Services, was relatively unknown until the company put forth his name as a potential successor to the Cisco throne; currently held by John Chambers

Published on: April 30th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Can Canada become the first digital country in North America?

MONTREAL – Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman strongly believes Canada will be the first country in North America to be digital. “We are going to be the first digital country in North America,”

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