New HP MFPs get big channel rollout

HP has confirmed it will release the latest A3 multifunction printers (MFPs) to 80 major markets, worldwide all through the channel. HP has partnered with more than 500 solution providers for this launch. 

Published on: April 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Apps are cool, convenient, useful and dangerous

A few weeks ago, I had to visit my friendly smartphone store. I could do everything – send/receive texts, send/receive emails, access/use business and social media apps – everything but make a phone

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Max Spindle

CDN Top Newsmaker: Asigra’s David & Eran Farajun

After 30 years in the data protection software business, David and Eran Farajun, the father-son duo in charge of the Canadian vendor that is Asigra, aren’t slowing down. In fact, as the company

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Alex Radu

McAfee’s brand switch is nothing new

McAfee’s brand change was like watching the 1993 movie Groundhog Day starring Bill Murray. I can safely say I’ve seen this movie before. Back in 1997, I reported on an interesting four-way merger

Published on: April 4th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

The dawning of a new day for McAfee

After six years and eight months under the control of Intel, today McAfee has been officially set free and will be run as an independent operation based in Santa Clara, Calif., with offices

Published on: April 4th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco announces three new partner incentives

MIAMI – At its Partner Conference Week, Cisco Systems, Inc. unveiled three new partner specific incents starting with the expansion of its Cisco Capital Easy Pay program across all architectures and products. Expansions

Published on: March 29th, 2017 Alex Radu

You may not think it, but Cisco is a security company

MIAMI - Chances are when you think of Cisco Systems, Inc., you’re not thinking about security. Well, that will change according to David Ulevitch, vice president and general manager of Cisco’s security business

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

New study on the profit and loss of DDoS attacks

Cyber criminals just like channel partners deal with profit and loss. Now that it has been established there is a serious organized criminal element to security hacks, Kaspersky Lab has funding a new

Published on: March 23rd, 2017 CDN Staff

ServiceNow hires a Canadian country manager

Former RSA Canada area vice president Marc LeCuyer has become the first ever Canadian country manager for ServiceNow. ServiceNow was called by AWS CEO Andy Jassy at the recently concluded Re: Invent show in Las

Published on: March 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nine Canadian security stats to be aware of

Nearly three quarters of IT professionals in Canada feel strongly that some of their security solutions are outdated and inadequate, according to a Citrix report. Citrix's latest security report, "The Need for a

Published on: February 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

Cyber space is the new battlefield

SAN FRANCISCO – Calls for governments and info sec pros around the world to band together to fight nation-state and criminal cyber attacks increased here from keynote speakers at the opening of the

Published on: February 16th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Cisco rewriting the networking rulebook

TORONTO – Cisco Systems in 2016 drove the narrative for digital transformation. As the calendar turned to 2017 the networking giant wants to bring more attention to a new kind of transformation –

Published on: February 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

ServiceNow tackling security workflows in new offering

Quick question: Who is the fastest growing multi-billion-dollar enterprise IT company in the world? Answer: Amazon Web Services. O.K. You more than likely already know about AWS. Now, second question; Who is the

Published on: February 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

Industry should make it harder for hackers to earn their money

I didn’t know I was so bad off and I certainly didn’t know I have so many money making opportunities! In the past few weeks, I’ve been notified that: If I don’t pay

Published on: February 2nd, 2017 Max Spindle