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Published: October 19th, 2017


Cisco CEO talks about the three “S’s”

TORONTO - Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins was in Canada last week doing a keynote address at the Cisco Connect show and revealed three big issues for the channel: Scale, Simplicity and Security. The

Published on: October 15th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New Cisco Canada boss is slow-playing her strategy

TORONTO - 130 days have passed since Rola Dagher was named the new president of Cisco Canada replacing Bernadette Wightman. And, in that time Dagher has chosen to listen rather than act. Dagher

Published on: October 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Worried about ransomware? Buy some insurance

It looks like the insurance industry is getting into the cyber security sector, but instead of protecting an organization or individual from getting hacked; they will be providing specialized insurance policies to help

Published on: October 12th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Hashtag Trending – CCleaner and Vevo hacked, marketers hate Apple’s new ad blocking feature

A system maintenance app has been used to distribute malware. MTV’s digital offspring has had more than three terabytes of data stolen. And advertisers say Apple’s new iOS 11 ad blocking feature will

Published on: September 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending – CCleaner and Vevo hacked, marketers hate Apple’s new ad blocking feature

A system maintenance app has been used to distribute malware. MTV’s digital offspring has had more than three terabytes of data stolen. And advertisers say Apple’s new iOS 11 ad blocking feature will

Published on: September 19th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Millennials disrupt 2017 Canadian Computer Charity Golf Classic

TORONTO - Two millennials infiltrated the 33rd annual Canadian Computer Charity Golf Classic in aid of Easter Seals and the Princess Margaret Hospital. For the past seven years CDN Editor Paolo Del Nibletto

Published on: September 11th, 2017 CDN Staff

It’s official: Westcon/Comstor now part of Synnex

When the news broke three months ago that Synnex acquired Westcon-Comstor Americas, solution providers, specifically those in Cisco's partner network, waited in anticipation to see what if anything changed. Now that the deal is complete it

Published on: September 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Apple and Accenture partner up for mobile iOS business solutions

Accenture has teamed up with Apple to create a dedicated iOS business practice centered around mobility and digital transformation. This dedicated practice will reside within Accenture Digital Solutions locations around the world. The

Published on: August 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

Cisco finds the hyperconverged it needs with $322 million acquisition

Cisco has found the hyperconverged component it needs for its data centre business. The San Jose, California-based company announced today that it will acquire hyperconverged provider, Springpath, Inc. The two companies have been

Published on: August 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Veeam tags Cisco exec as first Canadian channel chief

Veeam Software's continued focus on Canada now includes a Canadian channel chief. The vendor has hired Damien Serjeant as its director of partner sales in Canada. With 14 years of experience in the

Published on: August 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

Tech Data to give Cisco a BOOST

Tech Data Corp. has introduced the Tech Data Cisco Technical BOOST. BOOST is a one-on-one technical enablement training solution for the technical staff of channel partners for deploying Cisco data centre and wireless practices.

Published on: August 9th, 2017 CDN Staff

NetApp Channel Chief announces his departure

Canadian executive Bill Lipsin is leaving NetApp. Lipsin has been the worldwide channel chief for NetApp for the past two and half years and was credited with spearheading the company turn around with

Published on: August 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

Commvault targeting digital transformation with new group

TORONTO – Data management software vendor Commvault is working to position itself as a data insights company. Senior leaders of the Canadian subsidiary told CDN that while they are a few years away

Published on: August 1st, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Long View Systems on what Cisco’s new network intuitive means to partners in Canada

Calgary-based Long View Systems has been a top Canadian partner of Cisco for a number of years. So when Cisco introduced its groundbreaking new adaptive network intuitive platform just last month, the organization

Published on: July 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs