New Lenovo NA president talks new server strategy, sees better performance in Canada over U.S.

Orlando, FL - The Canadian channel probably spent the good part of the past year learning to pronounce the name of the previous president of Lenovo North America - in fact, it was almost exactly a

Published on: May 10th, 2016 Dave Yin

Lenovo enters unified communications market with smart meeting solution

ORLANDO, FL - There are very few IT segments where Lenovo doesn't have some sort of solution - after all the company's goal is to go from a customer's pocket to the data

Published on: May 9th, 2016 Dave Yin

It’s not just Apple that saw its smartphone sales decline: report

Hot on the heels of announcements that Apple has experienced its first year-on-year decline in 13 years, a new report reveals that the smartphone market as a whole shrank six per cent in the

Published on: April 28th, 2016 Dave Yin

Hybrids likely to “supersede” tablets in the workplace: Report

When it comes to devices in the workplace, there's a new form factor in town. Market research firm Juniper projects that worldwide shipments for hybrid devices, otherwise known as "2-in-1's" or "detachables" (but not

Published on: April 14th, 2016 Dave Yin

Lenovo’s PC sales rose in double digits in North America amidst global decline

PC sales just can't seem to catch a break. New numbers released by market research firm Gartner indicate that worldwide shipments declined 9.6 per cent in the first quarter of 2016 compared to the

Published on: April 13th, 2016 CDN Staff

Lenovo completely restructures major business units and senior leadership

Some big changes are afoot at Lenovo. Just last week the hardware giant saw Rick Osterloh, the former president of Motorola Mobility depart amidst restructuring at the acquired smartphone maker, including the phasing out

Published on: March 21st, 2016 Dave Yin

Motorola president leaves Lenovo amidst reshuffle

Motorola Mobility's tumultuous timeline saw one more shakeup this morning with the news that Rick Osterloh will be leaving the company as acquiring company Lenovo goes ahead with reorganizaiton plans. Osterloh will be

Published on: March 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Lenovo and Juniper Networks announce global partnership

Lenovo and Juniper Networks today announced a new global partnership around building next generation data centre solutions. Under the agreement, customers can buy Juniper networking products directly from Lenovo. Meanwhile, the two companies

Published on: March 9th, 2016 CDN Staff

CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers of 2015 – No 24: Stefan Bockhop

In 2015 Stefan Bockhop, director of channel sales at Lenovo Canada, shifted everything to the open distribution model. Distributors who were selling select Lenovo or IBM System X products before now have access

Published on: February 26th, 2016 CDN Staff

Here’s a first look at the new Lenovo-branded phones coming to North America

Just ahead of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Lenovo has unveiled what will be its first non-Motorola-branded phones since announcing it would phase out the moniker. The Vibe K5 and K5 Plus are

Published on: February 19th, 2016 CDN Staff

Red Hat Canada leader outlines 2016 alliance strategy

It all started with an  important strategic alliance with Cisco. Red Hat would support UCS Open Stack solution and Intercloud. That was announced late in 2014 just before the new year. From there Red

Published on: January 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Lenovo is killing the Motorola brand, albeit slowly

It's time to say "Goodbye Moto." The brand that once dominated the handheld market is finally meeting its end. At CES this week, Lenovo announced that it would phase out the Motorola brand,

Published on: January 8th, 2016 Dave Yin

Lenovo unveils tablet at CES 2016 that can double as a mobile projector

Vendors are vying for attention at CES 2016, and among the first vendors to exhibit their lineup is Lenovo. The hardware vendor has unveiled its PC lineup for the show, including new X1

Published on: January 4th, 2016 Dave Yin

Lenovo does software?

NASHVILLE, TENN. – Lenovo is offering software. That’s not a typo. Lenovo is looking to sign up channel partners for its Unified Workspace solution, once known as Stoneware webNetwork. Stoneware was acquired by

Published on: November 23rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto