Samsung showcases new IoT line up for 2017

Samsung will be entrusting its channel partners with its first round of Internet of Things products for 2017. The company announced that all of new IoT solutions will have a retail focus and

Published on: January 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 has new award categories

The CDN Top 100 Solution Providers list is back and now features five brand new categories: Internet of Things, Managed Print Services, Mobile, Security and Storage. These new categories will augment the CDN

Published on: January 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Tech Data COO addresses competition and IoT

MISSISSAUGA - After a long career at IBM, Rich Hume, the executive vice president and COO of Tech Data, has been on the job for eight months and made his first visit to his

Published on: December 8th, 2016 Alex Radu

Avnet unveils new partner programs for cloud business

Avnet Technology Solutions has added two new partner programs in support of its Avnet Cloud Marketplace. The two programs are called AWS CloudFront Reseller Program and Oracle Reseller Program. Both have been crafted to align with

Published on: December 7th, 2016 CDN Staff

Networks are less secure in 2016

Despite the fact that companies are updating their network systems at increased rates, Dimension Data’s 2016 Network Barometer Report indicates that three in four network devices have had at least one known security

Published on: November 30th, 2016 Alex Radu

ITAC wants you to help make Canada a leader in IoT

TORONTO - The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) is looking towards the future. Though it will continue serving its diverse membership base regardless of sector, for now the organization plans to help

Published on: November 29th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Avnet offering solution for IoT development

Global technology distributor, Avnet Inc., is boosting its Internet of Things (IoT) solutions with a new partnership with Relayr. It will take advantage of Relayr’s enterprise middleware platform. With this agreement in place, Avnet

Published on: November 29th, 2016 Alex Radu

Two new fresh approaches for an IT refresh

LAS VEGAS – Signs of an IT refresh might still be on the horizon, but that’s not to say channel partners can’t use new approaches to encourage customers to refresh their hardware. Karen

Published on: November 10th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Synnex NA President wants to make IT cool again

LAS VEGAS – Synnex North American president Peter Larocque believes distribution is playing a key role in changing the direction of IT spending away from CapEx and OpeX decisions. He told the audience

Published on: November 9th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco outlines a new IoT strategy for the channel

SAN FRANCISCO – Cisco Systems has tended to align its Internet of Things (IoT) strategy towards the massive $19 trillion market opportunity. The networking giant even described it as Internet of Everything. But

Published on: November 7th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Broadcom to acquire Brocade for $5.9 billion

Designer, developer, and global supplier of semiconductor connectivity solutions, Broadcom Ltd, has acquired Brocade Communication Systems, Inc., a leader in fibre channel storage area network switching and IP networking, in an all-cash transaction

Published on: November 3rd, 2016 Alex Radu

Dell partners with system integrators for IoT deployments

Dell is expanding its Dell Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Partner Program with new systems integrators (SIs). Added to the current ecosystem of more than 50 independent software vendors (ISVs) that include Action Point,

Published on: October 14th, 2016 Alex Radu

Nine IoT solutions that may impact the channel

Published on: October 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson

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