Microsoft’s latest Canadian acquisition is in web portal solutions

Microsoft has announced another acquisition in Canada, this time in a web portal and application lifecycle management solutions provider. The software giant today said that it had acquired Regina, SK-based Adxstudio Inc., which

Published on: September 28th, 2015 CDN Staff

7 cool new features in Microsoft Office 2016


Published on: September 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Best Managed Services Solution at CDN Channel Elite Awards 2015

The Best Managed Services Solution gold was awarded to Toronto-based Navantis. This year's winner is no stranger to the category, having won the bronze award last year.  In its second year of providing

Published on: September 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

A quick look at Microsoft Office 2016

Microsoft's more-or-less-triennial release of offline Office is once again upon us, with the announce of the 2016 release of its productivity suite. According to Microsoft, there is new focus on collaboration, security and smart

Published on: September 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

Microsoft announces channel-based Surface for enterprise initiative

Microsoft today announced a new effort to bring Windows 10 to more workplaces using its Surface tablets and through the channel. For the Surface Enterprise Initiative, the software giant has partnered with HP, Accenture and

Published on: September 9th, 2015 CDN Staff

Microsoft unveils SaaS security provider acquisition and Dynamics 2016

Microsoft today announced the acquisition of Adallom as well as the availability of the 2016 edition of the Microsoft Dynamics CRM, slated within the next three months. Adallom The software giant bought Adallom, a

Published on: September 8th, 2015 CDN Staff

Windows 10 installs surpass 75 million devices

Microsoft has announced that as of this week, Windows 10 is running on more than 75 million devices. Yusuf Mehdi, corporate vice president of marketing for Windows and devices announced this over Twitter. While

Published on: August 28th, 2015 CDN Staff

HP announces Windows 10 migration service portfolio

Hot on the heels of the launch of Windows 10, HP has announced a new suite of migration tools and services for the operating system. New services include Test Drive, Transformation, and Roadmap servicess

Published on: July 30th, 2015 CDN Staff

Windows 10 review: the last OS you’ll ever have to install

This might be the last review of Windows you ever have to read. Microsoft Corp. is launching Windows 10 on Wednesday and described the release as the “last version of Windows.” From now on,

Published on: July 29th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Microsoft channel chief addressing partner evolution

Orlando, Fla. - Microsoft worldwide channel chief Phil Sorgen is coming back to Toronto in the summer of 2016 for the Worldwide Partner Conference. Sorgen was the President of Microsoft Canada as late as 2009

Published on: July 23rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

StorageCraft goes cross-platform with ShadowProtect SPX

At the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, back-up and disaster recovery vendor StorageCraft Technology Corp. made a major product announcement with the release of the cross-platform version of StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX. The SPX cross-platform

Published on: July 22nd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top 5 enterprise features coming in Windows 10

The long-awaited next iteration of Microsoft's operating system is just over a week away.  In anticipation, we at CDN put together a list of the top new features coming in Windows 10.  

Published on: July 21st, 2015 Dave Yin