Vendor pushes digital transformation in hospitals

How technology will change hospitals and health care is something that science fiction has been tackling for decades. Whether it be futuristic hospitals or eliminating disease all together, writers have had an expansive

Published on: January 17th, 2017 Alex Radu

CDN Top 100 has new award categories

The CDN Top 100 Solution Providers list is back and now features five brand new categories: Internet of Things, Managed Print Services, Mobile, Security and Storage. These new categories will augment the CDN

Published on: January 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Weekly Update – Top 5 tech stories of 2016

IT World Canada's Mandy Kovacs and Alex Radu recap the top 5 tech stories of 2016. Acquisitions Ingram Micro enters new chapter after HNA deal closes Tech Data makes blockbuster deal to acquire

Published on: December 23rd, 2016 Alex Radu

Bringing security to the BYOD phenomenon

The Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend is growing, and it's growing steadily, and security options regarding personal devices in the workplace has been lagging behind. Avast Mobile Enterprise has been following this

Published on: November 29th, 2016 Alex Radu

North American data breaches at an all time high

If North American enterprises ever had any doubt they are the prime targets of cyber attackers, a new Kaspersky Lab report should erase them. According to the report, based on a global survey of

Published on: November 28th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Beware of typo-squatting domain names on Cyber Monday

More than 80 per cent of typo-squatted domain names associated with holiday shopping receive significant levels of traffic and contain phishing scams, malware, or pay-per-click advertising, according to a recent study of top

Published on: November 24th, 2016 CDN Staff

Jolera’s new HASP model is built for the channel

Jolera Inc., the 2015 CDN Solution Provider of the Year award winner, has turned itself into a Hybrid Aggregate Service Provider or HASP. According to Jolera leadership, the HASP direction blazes a new trail

Published on: November 24th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

412 million AdultFriendFinder hack reaches record proportions

It’s the Ashley Madison hack all over again. Except this time, the fallout may be much greater. More than 400 million accounts have been exposed by a hack into FriendFinder Networks’ plethora of

Published on: November 15th, 2016 Alex Radu

Avnet does a Recon on security

Avnet Inc. introduced its managed security service program for Canada and the U.S. named Recon, a military abbreviation of the word Reconnaissance meaning to explore the area. But in Avnet’s working vernacular Recon

Published on: November 15th, 2016 CDN Staff

Avnet acquires Hackster and launches security service

Avnet Inc., which sold off its Technology Solutions Group just two months to Tech Data, completed an acquisition of its own today by wrapping up the Hackster Inc. deal. The Hackster acquisition is a two-part

Published on: November 14th, 2016 CDN Staff

Channel needs more BANT leads says Cisco CMO

SAN FRANCISCO – Karen Walker, the CMO of Cisco Systems, said the San Jose, Calif.-based networking and telecommunications vendor is changing its thinking when it comes to lead generation for the channel. Cisco

Published on: November 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

How a lost prototype led to a new Meraki product?

Todd Nightingale, the senior vice president and GM of Cisco Meraki, was in trouble 18 months ago. Meraki’s prized prototype was missing from the office. Nightingale made sure to confirm this was not one

Published on: November 11th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Drones are as popular as tablets, smartphones and even IoT devices

It’s estimated that one million UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) or drones if you prefer were gifted last Christmas. All I can think of are my two favorite orators: -        Will Rogers – “You

Published on: November 10th, 2016 Max Spindle

BYOD market more than doubling in the next five years

Channel partners should keep an eye on the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend considering the latest growth figures. According to a new report from MarketsandMarkets, the BYOD along with enterprise mobility market

Published on: November 10th, 2016 CDN Staff