Fourth largest U.S. solution provider enters Canadian market

St. Louis-based World Wide Technology, one of the largest systems and supply chain solutions provider in the U.S., is establishing roots in Canada. There has been plenty of speculation for several years that

Published on: April 7th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Apps are cool, convenient, useful and dangerous

A few weeks ago, I had to visit my friendly smartphone store. I could do everything – send/receive texts, send/receive emails, access/use business and social media apps – everything but make a phone

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Max Spindle

SAS and Cisco partner to launch new IoT platform

ORLANDO – SAS Institute Inc. and Cisco Systems, Inc. are combining Cisco’s Unified Computing System and SAS’ Analytics to create an Edge-to-Enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) Analytics platform. It will help organizations with

Published on: April 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

CDN Top Newsmaker: Red Hat Canada’s Luc Villeneuve

Luc Villeneuve took the Canadian operation of Red Hat to another level in 2016. Buoyed by the Microsoft partnership that made the once fierce rivals pivot to the benefit of customers and channel

Published on: March 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmaker: Cisco Canada’s Bernadette Wightman

2016 was another special year for Cisco Canada President Bernadette Wightman. She started the year off with a bang by opening the new billion-dollar Innovation Centre in downtown Toronto. At that opening, Wightman

Published on: March 30th, 2017 CDN Staff

Cisco announces three new partner incentives

MIAMI – At its Partner Conference Week, Cisco Systems, Inc. unveiled three new partner specific incents starting with the expansion of its Cisco Capital Easy Pay program across all architectures and products. Expansions

Published on: March 29th, 2017 Alex Radu

Cisco brings wireless capabilities to SMBs

MIAMI – Small and medium-sized businesses have often gotten the short straw in regard to enterprise wireless and mobility offerings, but no longer. To better prepare its customers for a future with 26.3

Published on: March 29th, 2017 Alex Radu

You may not think it, but Cisco is a security company

MIAMI - Chances are when you think of Cisco Systems, Inc., you’re not thinking about security. Well, that will change according to David Ulevitch, vice president and general manager of Cisco’s security business

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Cisco releases meeting room tech to coincide with the Spark Board

If you’ve been unable to hop on the Cisco Spark Board train, don’t fret – Cisco has you covered. Cisco Systems, Inc. announced this week two new options to achieve that Cisco Spark

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Why the new Red Hat APP program is not in Canada, yet

LAS VEGAS – Yesterday CDN published a news story on the new Red Hat Application Platform Partner (APP) Initiative – code named “Franchise”. This new program is as innovative as it gets in

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

The problem with smart cities is the lack of a smart vision

I’ve lived most of our adult life in Silicon Valley or what some call a bubble environment. You know: Everyone and nearly everything is connected 24/7. Everyone has 4-5 devices with them all

Published on: March 24th, 2017 Max Spindle

CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers #10-6

Published on: March 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

Up-and-Coming Channel Professionals: Tammy Getschel of Cisco Canada

Tammy Getschel in 2012 pivoted her career from direct sales to the channel and has never looked back. Her career at Cisco Canada as one of its top channel systems engineers - covering

Published on: March 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco positions itself for automated future

BERLIN – In the next two years expect to see a tripling of the world’s networks become automated. Cisco Systems is making a big bet on this new market transition with the release

Published on: February 21st, 2017 CDN Staff