Ex-Cisco Canada President Bernadette Wightman: Exit Interview Part 1

Early on in Bernadette Wightman’s tenure as the President of Cisco Canada she had a coffee date with non-other than Rola Dagher, who was at the time networking sales director for Dell Canada. Little did

Published on: June 7th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top new products from the Computex show 2017

         

Published on: May 30th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Virtual Reality attempts to go commercial

LAS VEGAS – Virtual reality and augmented reality have certainly made their case in the gaming market, and have staked a claim in media and entertainment as well. But, channel partners and IT buyers

Published on: May 12th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Women entrepreneurs should say Hello Alice

Dell Technologies along with their partner Circular Board have created the artificial intelligence version of Angie’s List for female entrepreneurs called Alice. Hello Alice.com, which enables people to sign up as either an

Published on: May 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Michael Dell’s multi-cloud world and more

LAS VEGAS – At the first ever Dell EMC World conference, company founder and CEO Michael Dell told the audience that the new company believes its a multi-cloud world. His next statement was

Published on: May 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell to deliver PC-as-a-Service

LAS VEGAS – Dell Technologies has launched a PC-as-a-Service (PCaaS) solution that will combine all of its client-devices, software along with deployment services that will include security and support in a per seat,

Published on: May 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Lifetime Achievement Award: Rick Reid

Rick Reid is retiring after a stellar 42-plus-year career as hands-down the most influential executive the Canadian Channel has ever seen. And, so for the first time in 20 years Tech Data Canada

Published on: April 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Lifetime Achievement Award: Dave MacDonald

After 16 years of unprecedented success in the solution provider channel, Dave MacDonald retired from the Canadian IT industry as the President and CEO of Softchoice, one of CDN’s Top 100 Solution Providers.

Published on: April 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

Signs of life from the PC market start to show

IDC is reporting that worldwide shipments of traditional PCs (desktop, notebook, workstation) actually grew for the first time in five years. Taken from IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker, the research firm

Published on: April 25th, 2017 CDN Staff

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

Dell expands thin client lineup with latest entry level product

Dell Inc. has unveiled a new entry-level client solution compatible with virtual environments. The Wyse 3040 is the company’s “lightest, smallest and most power-efficient thin client” that is meant for multitasking within virtual

Published on: March 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

CDN Top Newsmaker: Dell EMC Canada’s Kevin Peesker

To say 2016 was a big year for Dell EMC Canada president Kevin Peesker would be an understatement. The executive represented Canadian interests in what was one of the largest mergers in the

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Citrix up for sale, again?

Really? Can’t we leave any of these high-tech vendors alone. Does Citrix Systems Inc. really need to be sold? So here are the facts. Bloomberg and Reuters have reported that Citrix has hired

Published on: March 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell delivers IoT to remote spaces with new Edge Gateway 3000 series

It may have permeated seemingly every corner of the office, but the trucks that deliver business supplies, the cabinets and refrigeration units that store them, and the remote buildings where they're often installed

Published on: March 2nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood