4 trends HP Labs’ Shane Wall believes will define the next 30 years of tech

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Whenever Shane Wall is asked what he believes the next big thing in tech will be - and as HP Inc.'s CTO and global head of HP Labs, he's

Published on: September 28th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Latest HP ProBook series sports 16-hour battery life

HP unveiled the ProBook 400 G4 Series of business laptops this week. The new series, which includes five models, is equipped with 7th Generation Intel Core processors, 7th Generation AMD A-Series APUs and

Published on: September 16th, 2016 Chris Talbot

HP’s 3A strategy to compete against Apple

BOSTON – It may surprise you to learn that last quarter HP took three-points of marketshare against Apple. What may surprise you even more is that HP did not actively strategize against Apple.

Published on: September 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP bets $1 billion on Samsung’s printer business

BOSTON – Solution providers attending the HP Global Partner Conference today woke to the announcement that their vendor partner made the biggest printer acquisition in history. HP Inc. spent a little over $1

Published on: September 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

HPE adds major components to Partner Ready program

As Hewlett-Packard Enterprise approaches the first year anniversary of its historic separation, the new company has integrated the services program into the Partner Ready channel program at the 2016 Global Partner Conference in

Published on: September 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Canadian IT legend Harry Hart dies at 87

It was almost fitting that Canadian IT channel pioneer Harry Hart passed on the Sunday before Labour Day. The 87-year legend didn’t take too many days off during his illustrious career. Hart, who

Published on: September 6th, 2016 CDN Staff

HP changes PC aesthetics with Pavilion Wave, Elite Slice desktops

HP is changing the way desktop PCs look with the introduction of the HP Pavilion Wave and the HP Elite Slice. The two PC lines each have their own specialties -- the Wave is for audiophiles and

Published on: September 1st, 2016 Chris Talbot

HP reduced channel inventory during Q3, beefed up HaaS iniatives

HP is nearing the end of its first year of operation since the company was split into its current incarnation and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE). Although revenue was down four per cent year-over-year in the

Published on: August 25th, 2016 Chris Talbot

HP adds built-in privacy screens to EliteBook 1040 and 840

HP wants to make it easier for business travelers and mobile workers to keep the eyes of looky-loos off their notebook displays. The company added built-in privacy screens to two of its business notebook lines. Using

Published on: August 25th, 2016 Chris Talbot

Grace Martins: QRX’s Everything executive

CDN 2016 Women of the IT Channel honouree Grace Martins took the traditional route to success. She started at the bottom. The vice president and GM of Toronto-based CDN Top 100 Solution Provider QRX

Published on: August 24th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP’s latest gaming PCs are VR-ready

HP Inc. is rolling out a new line of high-end gaming desktops and laptops that will allow customers to take advantage of the virtual reality gaming appliances that many gamers are eagerly awaiting. HP's new

Published on: August 18th, 2016 Chris Talbot


No Panic Computing responds to HP’s DaaS offering

Last week’s news story about HP Inc. introducing a new Device-as-a-Service offering for this marketplace made me think of Larry Keating and his No Panic Computing (NPC) endeavour. Keating first conceptualized Notebook-as-a-Service back

Published on: July 7th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP adds touchscreen support to next Chromebook

HP Inc. is giving its bare-bones, cloud-based laptop a few upgrades. The company’s next Chromebook, the 11 G5, will include an optional touchscreen when released in the fall – all the better to

Published on: July 6th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood