Cylance shifts AI-security to the home market

Irvine, Calif.-based up-and-comer Cylance Inc. made a name for itself as one of the first security vendor to apply artificial intelligence and machine learning to its portfolio of cybersecurity products. The company, established

Published on: August 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

Red Hat brings in more automation to Enterprise Linux

With the release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4, the open source pioneer is offering new automation capabilities designed to limit IT complexity while enhancing workload security and performance for traditional and cloud-native

Published on: August 2nd, 2017 CDN Staff

Kaspersky brings in an outsider as new channel chief

Kaspersky Lab North America has appointed Jason Stein as its new channel chief. Stein will officially hold the title of vice president of channel and will be responsible for growing the company’s partner community

Published on: July 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

McAfee shifts security focus to machine learning that includes humans

McAfee has released some of the finding from a research report called Disrupting the Disruptor, Art or Science?. The report covers the role of humans in the automation process and how machine learning

Published on: July 26th, 2017 CDN Staff

Microsoft Canada President goes deeper into reorg

WASHINGTON, D.C. - It is Janet Kennedy’s job as Microsoft Canada President to reinforce how positive the company’s re-organization is to all stakeholders: customers, employees and channel partners. In case you have been

Published on: July 25th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

HPE updates backup suite with new security features

The latest updates to Hewlett Packard Enterprise's Adaptive Backup and Recovery (ABR) Suite have kept security in mind. New features announced for the Data Protector, Backup Navigator, and Storage Optimizer solutions within the

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Alex Radu

Cisco creates self-learning network

SAN FRANCISCO — Cisco Systems latest network will be able to recognize intent. For example, it will be able to automate incoming actions such as adding more capacity and track and eliminate security threats

Published on: June 20th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

MafiaBoy reveals the next weakest link in security

PALO ALTO, CALIF. – Noted Canadian teen hacker MafiaBoy AKA Michael Calce, made worldwide headlines just after the turn of the century for producing lethal denial of service attacks against Yahoo, Ebay, CNN

Published on: June 17th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Shared Services Canada leader responds to critics

TORONTO - Shared Services Canada, the government agency that merged most federal data centres and networking to save money and make IT more efficient, has its critics – including the RCMP and Statistics

Published on: June 17th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Cisco and IBM join forces to take on cybercrime

Two high-tech giants are joining forces to an effort to fight cybercrime. Cisco Systems and IBM will be essentially sharing and collaborating on threat intelligence incidents and research. The two will also work

Published on: May 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

CA launches new global channel marketing effort

Have you heard of the modern software factory? Well, CA Technologies's new global marketing campaign is intended to let know all about how to build one for your customers. CA's global marketing campaign

Published on: May 29th, 2017 CDN Staff

The Internet of Everything has a DDOS issue

Way back in 2014, then Cisco CEO, John Chambers, pictured the world connected for the eager CES audience – home, airport, hotel, car, office, products, individuals – and called it the Internet of

Published on: May 19th, 2017 Max Spindle

Solution providers respond to WannaCry attack

The ongoing WannaCry ransomware attack, including WannaCrypt, WanCryptOr and WannaDecryptor has been targeting organizations running the Windows OS since last week. Today, close to 250,000 PCs in more than 150 countries have been hit

Published on: May 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

BlackBerry channel chief outlines new strategy

TORONTO - BlackBerry's global channel chief Richard McLeod was at the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers gala to talk to solution providers about the pivot the company is making. McLeod presented at the

Published on: May 16th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto