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


CDN Debate: Should I abandon notebooks?

The latest CDN Debate explores the contentious issue over hardware client solutions such as tablets and notebook computers. Question No. 1 of the debate:  With notebook marketshare in decline, should I abandon this platform

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 24th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

GSX secures deal to monitor BlackBerry servers

Server monitoring and management solutions provider GSX is partnering with BlackBerry to deploy its server analysis solution to BES clients. According to Antoine Leboyer, CEO of GSX, both his company and BlackBerry recognized the need

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 19th, 2014 Dave Yin

Dropbox and Microsoft announce partnership, app integration

In a surprise announcement today, Dropbox and Microsoft have revealed a partnership to bring the cloud storage service to Office on phones, tablets and web platforms. The deal will allow Microsoft Office users

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 4th, 2014 Dave Yin

Unlocking the BlackBerry Passport: A Quick How-To

By now you may have heard of the exciting concept that is unlocking a cellphone: purchasing a device that’s been restricted to one carrier only to find their services – or prices –

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 4th, 2014 Dave Yin

BlackBerry reports $207 million loss

BlackBerry Ltd. CEO John Chen was optimistic today even as the company reported a loss $207 million of 39 cents per share in its last quarter. "We delivered a solid second quarter against

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 26th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Red Hat acquires mobile apps provider from Ireland

Red Hat, Inc. significantly made sets to better support its customers with mobile requirements with the acquisition of FeedHenry, a Waterford, Ireland-based an enterprise mobile application platform provider. The all-cash deal has been

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

First timer wins Solution Provider of the Year award at the CEAs

Last night at the 12th annual CDN Channel Elite Awards (CEA) there were eight first time winners and one of them took home the coveted Solution Provider of the Year award: i3 Solutions Inc. of Mississauga,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 11th, 2014 CDN Staff

Microsoft adds a fifth mega-trend: security

Washington – Cloud, Mobile, Big Data and Social Business have been listed by several high tech vendors for many years now. Well, Kevin Turner, Microsoft’s COO added security to that list at the

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

The power and importance of social business is growing

In the late 1800s electricity was first demonstrated in Indiana. People fell to their knees in amazement. No one questioned or challenged the folks who put on the demo. Obviously they had powers

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 6th, 2014 Max Spindle

Microsoft 2014 Worldwide Partner Conference Preview

There are only 50 days remaining before the biggest channel partner conference of the year kicks off in Washington, D.C. The Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference attracts more than 15,000 channel partner companies each

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

Channel Elite Awards Call for Entries

It's time again for the CDN Channel Elite Awards (CEA). The CEA showcase the best solution providers from across the country and their innovative solutions. Innovation, leadership and commitment to creating value for their

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 9th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Welcome to the world of wearables

While folks came to Barcelona to show off phone stuff, it was the Bright Shiny Objects Syndrome that swept over the masses. If you weren’t careful, you might have missed that Samsung introduced

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Max Spindle