CDN Top Newsmaker: Red Hat Canada’s Luc Villeneuve

Luc Villeneuve took the Canadian operation of Red Hat to another level in 2016. Buoyed by the Microsoft partnership that made the once fierce rivals pivot to the benefit of customers and channel

Published on: March 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

Lenovo adopts new touch feedback technology for Yoga tablets

Moving forward Lenovo PC HK Ltd. will be using Immersion Corp.'s touch feedback technology in the new Lenovo A12 2-in-1 Android tablet, better known as the Yoga A12. Immersion, which is one of

Published on: March 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers #15-11

 

Published on: March 15th, 2017 CDN Staff

HPE answers flash question with acquisition

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is adding a significant storage solution provider to its portfolio with the acquisition of Nimble Storage. HPE will pay $12.50 per share in cash (all figures USD), closing at

Published on: March 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

Motorola’s affordable smartphone gets a redesign

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Lenovo unveiled its next two Motorola mid-range smartphones, the Moto G5 and G5 Plus with a new aluminum design. Other than the aluminum design change, the latest

Published on: March 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

Avnet to expand partner education program with new global Lenovo deal

Avnet Technology Solutions is placing a special importance on teaching its customers how to use certain products with its new Lenovo Group Ltd. contract. The business-to-business technology distributor’s training division, Avnet Academy, has announced that

Published on: February 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Lenovo’s affordable convertible tablet for Android lovers

If you’re an Android lover, you may love the new tablet from Lenovo. The company has introduced the Yoga A12, a lightweight convertible tablet that runs the Android operating system for users who

Published on: February 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tablet market continues to go south: new IDC research

Spending money on tablets during the 2016 holiday season quarter of 2016 simply did not happen with intensification. According to International Data Corp., the tablet market continued to spiral in decline. The fourth

Published on: February 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

Lenovo introduces data centre channel program

Lenovo Group Ltd. will be offering its North American data centre channel partners more benefits and recognition through an innovative new loyalty program. The company released its Data Centre Program, which will aim to

Published on: January 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Top cloud IT infrastructure vendors revealed: IDC

International Data Corporation (IDC) has put out its latest growth numbers on cloud and despite the hype that surrounds this market the worldwide cloud IT infrastructure growth, based on vendor revenue, is in

Published on: January 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Lenovo wants YOU to get data center certified

Data centers are vital to almost every aspect of the business as we move forward into the cloud, and Lenovo has taken steps to ensure that IT professionals are qualified for this future

Published on: November 21st, 2016 Alex Radu

Big American solution provider enters Canadian market

Global IT solution provider Zones Inc. has arrived in Canada. Zameer Hussain has been hired to be Zones’ first ever country manager for the Canadian operation. Hussain was formerly with two CDN Top

Published on: October 26th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Lenovo and Nimble partner for data center management

Lenovo and Nimble Storage have announced a partnership that will allow Lenovo and its authorized partners to sell Nimble’s all-flash array and predictive analytics storage capabilities. The first offering to come from this partnership

Published on: October 18th, 2016 Alex Radu

Worldwide PC shipments in decline according to Gartner

PC shipments are in decline worldwide according to Gartner. Shipments totaled 68.9 million units in the third quarter of 2016, a 5.7 per cent decline from the third quarter of 2015. This marks

Published on: October 12th, 2016 Alex Radu