Open Text wins patent infringement lawsuit against Box

Waterloo, Ont.-based Open Text is reporting that it has won a judgment against high profile cloud services provider Box Inc. for patent infringement. The Federal Court of San Francisco found that Box of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 18th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition showcases the Top 10 Canadian Cloud Providers

In this edition of the CDN Digital Edition, we assembled the Top 10 Cloud Providers with operations in Canada.  This includes both multinational and Canadian companies offering Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 13th, 2015 Dave Yin

Introducing Managed Services Providers 2.0

Two questions: Is Your MSP Ready to Keep Changing Your Identity to Impress Your Clients and Partners? Are you ready for the next big change in your business? Every company has the potential

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 9th, 2015 Stuart Crawford

Top 100 solution provider makes major acquisition

CDN Top 100 Solution Provider Quartet Service Inc.  of Toronto has acquired En Vogue Computers also of Toronto. Founded in 1998, Quartet reached 81st place on last year’s CDN Top 100 Solution Providers

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 4th, 2015 CDN Staff

Microsoft’s new acquisition targets big data analytics

Microsoft announced today its acquisition of Revolution Analytics, which specializes in software and services for R, a programming language used for statistical computing and graphics. "We are making this acquisition to help more companies

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 23rd, 2015 Dave Yin


Free upgrade to Windows 10, Cortana and project Spartan detailed at Microsoft event

Major announcements came out of Microsoft's Redmond, Washington headquarters today.  The company unveiled both software and hardware that are aimed to usher in its next Windows milestone. Here are the major Windows 10

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 21st, 2015 Dave Yin

Google Glass was cool but it lacked purpose

The news that Google is bringing Google Glass eye-wear back into its development cave for more fine tuning reminds me of when the first tablets hit the market in Canada. It was 2001

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 19th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Conservative MP wants warning labels on cell phones

A Conservative Member of Parliament is teaming with a former president of Microsoft Canada to fight for greater awareness of the alleged dangers of wireless radiation. Terrance Young, the Member of Parliament for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 19th, 2015 CDN Staff

Five tips for a successful cloud transition

I love to build solutions that make a difference. Recognized recently by CDN with the coveted “Solution Provider of the Year” award for a patient bedside engagement solution called Panacea built on the Microsoft platform, team at

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 13th, 2015 Peter Christopoulos

Toshiba, Microsoft and POS tablets to push omni-channel marketing

Omni-channel efforts took centre stage at the National Retail Federation's (NRF) Big Show in New York, NY this week with several companies, including Toshiba, Microsoft, Panasonic and a Toronto-based vendor making major announcements to further

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 13th, 2015 Dave Yin

Cyberworld needs better personal intelligence

You may have noticed over the past six+ months or so that bad folks and evil doers have been exposing software, infrastructure and cloud service vulnerabilities with devastating results: Heartbleed infecting 10s of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 13th, 2015 Max Spindle

Montreal solution provider hires ex-Microsoft Canada executive

Orckestra Inc., a Montreal-based solution provider with expertise in .Net commerce, has hired Corinne Sharp to be its Chief Commercial Officer. The Chief Commercial Officer’s role is a newly created position at Orckestra,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 12th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top Newsmakers for 2014: Eric Gales of VMware Canada

Eric Gales has been in this position before with Microsoft and he returns this year, now running VMware Canada mainly thanks to EVO: Rail. In a nutshell, EVO:Rail combines the vendor’s compute products,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 9th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto