Top Microsoft Canada executive leaving company

CDN has learned that Greg Barber, a 23-year veteran of Microsoft Canada will be leaving his position as well as the subsidiary before the end of this year. Barber’s departure was announced to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 20th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Finally, security becomes a priority

“You are being watched. The government has a secret system, a machine that spies on you every hour of every day. I know because I built it.” So says the Harold Finch character

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 14th, 2014 Max Spindle

Nadella apologizes for saying women should not ask for a raise

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella was doing some serious backpedalling in social media on Thursday after incurring the wrath of scores of women around the world following his comments  (spoken at an event celebrating

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 10th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

MSPs see huge opportunity with Windows 10

Yes, another version of Windows. Doesn’t it seem like Microsoft has a pattern with their Windows operating systems? Great one, then a dud, then another great one, then another dud: XP, Vista, 7,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 9th, 2014 Stuart Crawford

Video: Sneak peek at Windows 10

“Windows 10 represents the first step of a whole new generation of Windows, unlocking new experiences to give customers new ways to work, play and connect,” Terry Myerso, executive vice-president of Microsoft Corp.,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 9th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Microsoft skips right to Windows 10

Microsoft Corp. is putting the troubled Windows 8 era behind it with new operating system that will likely be more business-focused but will still retain the touch functions of its predecessor. At an event

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 30th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Small Business Solution

Toronto-based Navantis Inc. was the winner of the Gold Award for Best Small Business Solution at this year’s CDN Channel Elite Awards. Navantis won by implementing a database solution for the College of Registered

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 19th, 2014 CDN Staff

Oracle’s Larry Ellison steps down as CEO

It’s the end of an era in the computer industry as long time Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, one of the most truculent leaders of the information age, is stepping down as CEO of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 18th, 2014 CDN Staff

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Enterprise Solution

Toronto-based Navantis Inc. was the winner of the Gold Award for Best Enterprise Solution at this year's CDN Channel Elite Awards. Navantis won by implementing a Dynamics CRM solution for the Financial Services

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 18th, 2014 CDN Staff

Two more board members poised to lose posts in Microsoft reshuffle

The sweeping revamp of Microsoft Corp. is likely to see four of the company’s board members leave before the year ends. Dave Marquardt, 65 and Dina Dublon,61, will not seek re-election to the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 17th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Microsoft recasts MSN, rolls out Delve search tool

Over the last few years Microsoft Corp’s MSN (Microsoft Network) has largely sat in the sidelines as the company pushed other Web-based services and solutions such as Bing and Windows Live. In a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 9th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Microsoft shaves $100 off price of Surface 2 tablet

About a month before it is expected to announce the next edition of its Windows operating system, Microsoft Corp. has cut the price of its Surface 2 tablet devices by as much US$100.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 25th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Ingram adding onto its cloud services in Canada

CDN has just learned that distributor Ingram Micro is planning to introduce six new cloud services as part of its Ingram Cloud Marketplace for the Canadian market. This will be one of the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 23rd, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Stop selling solutions and begin to sell the experience

Washington – There is no one in the analyst community more in tuned with the channel that Tiffani Bova. Bova is the vice president and distinguished analyst with Gartner Research. She is a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 15th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto