Power management vendor turns to software for its future

Herve Tardy, vice president and GM of global distributed products for Eaton Corp. in the Americas, doesn’t think the products he represents are sexy. Eaton manufactures Uninterruptible Power Supply or UPS that you might

Published on: February 3rd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Two views of the Veritas Symantec separation

As Xerox announced its split, Veritas Technologies officially begins its journey as an independent company today led by CEO Bill Coleman. While Coleman’s first day on the job is today, it was announced

Published on: February 1st, 2016 CDN Staff

Ingram Micro collaborates with Cisco for threat protection tool

Distributor Ingram Micro has announced a new set of security assessment services to help with advanced threat protection (ATP). The solution, branded FirePOWER Network Threat Assessment, were designed with Cisco for businesses of

Published on: January 28th, 2016 CDN Staff

Red Hat Canada leader outlines 2016 alliance strategy

It all started with an  important strategic alliance with Cisco. Red Hat would support UCS Open Stack solution and Intercloud. That was announced late in 2014 just before the new year. From there Red

Published on: January 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

A new year, a new leader for Dimension Data Canada

For the first time in almost a decade Dimension Data Canada will be led by someone other than Wendy Lucas. Former Unis Lumin executive Mike Utsal takes over for her as the new

Published on: January 25th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco’s channel future will focus on three pillars says Channel Chief

Cisco worldwide channel chief Wendy Bahr spoke to CDN on a wide range of issues this week. Bahr has been working at Cisco for more than 15 years and at one time ran US

Published on: January 22nd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco’s John Chambers on video walls

San Jose, Calif. – The concept is quite simple: a video screen as wallpaper. That’s what Cisco showed off to reporters at its Global Editor’s Day. In this video Cisco Executive Chairman John

Published on: January 21st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

My interview with an actual robot

San Jose, Calif. – I got a unique opportunity at the recently concluded Cisco Editor’s Day to have a live interview with a robot. It’s my first. Watch the video and let me

Published on: January 20th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco Canada introduces the Women Entrepreneurs’ Circle

TORONTO – On the heels of the grand opening of the Cisco Canada Innovation Centre, the Canadian subsidiary has followed that up with the launch of a Women Entrepreneurs' Circle program. This program

Published on: January 14th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Unique IOT items found at the Cisco Innovation Centre in Toronto

Published on: January 14th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco’s Canadian Innovation Centre to push the co-creation agenda

TORONTO – Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman told CDN there will be no limits placed on the number of partners, projects or special relationships at the newly opened Innovation Centre in downtown Toronto.

Published on: January 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco will host not one, but two Partner Summits in 2016

Cisco will have not one, but two Partner Summits, the networking company has said. Cisco's senior vice president of Cisco's global partner organization Wendy Bahr made the announcement today in a blog post. Based on

Published on: December 15th, 2015 CDN Staff

Telus talks next steps for hybrid cloud offering, including its channel strategy

TORONTO, ON - Telus this week unveiled some big news - that it would be among the first to take advantage of Microsoft's data centres and Cisco's architecture to offer hybrid cloud to

Published on: December 2nd, 2015 Dave Yin

Telus announces hybrid cloud offering in partnership with Microsoft and Cisco

TORONTO, ON - It's not everyday that a single announcement can bring three household names together in one room, but that is just what happened Tuesday. At a small gathering in downtown, Telus announced

Published on: December 2nd, 2015 Dave Yin