More splits, the end of a tech staple and other CDN predictions for 2015

Here's CDN's first set of technology predictions from our own editor, Paolo Del Nibletto. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MiBBa8lKvVE First up, channel guru Bruce Stuart says that more vendors will be splitting up in 2015 just like HP

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 16th, 2014 CDN Staff

HP calls new business notebooks its thinnest, lightest yet

Hewlett-Packard Co. is calling its new HP EliteBook Folio 1020 and EliteBook 1020 SE the industry’s thinnest and lightest line of business-class notebooks, measuring just 15.7mm thin. The two models share the same

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 11th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

HP makes 10 major announcements at Discover conference

The rumour coming into the HP Discover conference in Barcelona was that the vendor would not be planning any announcements because it was still dealing with its split. That rumour was absolutely squashed

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HP opens Superdome to the channel

There was a time when the advanced technology of HP’s Integrity Superdome X and even the vendor’s Integrity NonStop X technology was out of reach for the channel. This is not the case

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 2nd, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP and Symantec announce Disaster Recovery beta program

Hewlett-Packard Co. and Symantec are partnering to offer a disaster-recovery-as-a-service solution and are looking for partners to join its beta program, to be unveiled mid-2015. The data recovery service is based on HP

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 23rd, 2014 Dave Yin

More Solvs, more services from Synnex Canada

LAS VEGAS – Synnex Canada’s pick, pack and ship days are over, according to its president Mitchell Martin. Martin, at the VARnex Fall Conference, told CDN in an interview that the distributor is

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 17th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top HP VP sheds new light on company split

LAS VEGAS – It’s only been seven weeks since the historic news that Hewlett-Packard would operate as two separate companies within the next 12 months. Since that time not much information besides “business as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 17th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP makes major revisions to ServiceOne program

Dubbed HP ServiceOne 2.0, the new program from HP promises a fast track to the company's "New Style of IT" business opportunity. Available immediately, HP ServiceOne 2.0 enables channel partners to gain access to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 11th, 2014 CDN Staff

Dell puts no limits on its channel growth

AUSTIN, TEX. – I’m back home after spending a week at the Dell World 2014 conference. It was my first time at Dell World. Actually it’s the first ever Dell show that I

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 8th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP moves into 3D printing

Hewlett Packard said it is poised to “revolutionize” 3D printing with a new system that promises to speed up 3D printing while cutting costs attributed to the process. Last week HP announced its

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 3rd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

CDN Digital Edition presents the Channel Elite Award winners

CDN hosted the annual Channel Elite Awards in Toronto sponsored by Tech Data Canada, Cisco Canada and Dell Canada. In this edition of the CDN Digital magazine, there is a profile of the solution provider

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 23rd, 2014 CDN Staff

Is Symantec mulling a split?

Silicon Valley breakups appear to be trending as news began circulating today that Symantec Corp., is contemplating to split up its business into two entities. If this happens, that would make the security

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 8th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

HP Canada has to be laser focused more than ever before

Here is what HP is losing by separating itself in two. According to former HP Canada senior executive Dave Frederickson, who is now a senior vice president at CDN Top 100 Solution Provider

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 7th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto