CDN Top 100’s Rising Star award winner

The Rising Star winner went to long time Top 100 participant Data Integrity of Toronto who soared 23 spots to claim the prize. The Rising Star award could easy be re-titled to Lifetime Achievement award

Published on: April 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN’s Top 100 Newcomer of the Year

The best performing newcomer was Mississauga, Ont.-based Eclipse Technology Solutions, an IT services solution provider specializing in communications technology. The newcomer of the year really understood the meaning of “it’s never too late.” Eclipse

Published on: April 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN’s Top Solution Provider of the Year

TORONTO - CDW Canada for the second year in a row topped the list at the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers rankings. The list of 100 of the best IT solution providers was released

Published on: April 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

All Hands on Tech: A look at the Meta augmented reality glasses

Right now the divide between the real world and the digital world is pretty clear cut. You’re either looking around your physical environment, interacting with people and objects. Or you’re staring at a

Published on: April 17th, 2015 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: WD MyCloud DL4100 NAS review

I’m a systems and network administrator with Performance Advantage, and I’ve been testing the DL4100 high performance NAS system from WD. Is this the right NAS for ITWC’s team of video and creative

Published on: April 15th, 2015 Richard Boelens

A tour of the Dell Power To Do More summit

TORONTO - Dell Canada held its Power To Do More Summit last week at the brand new Delta Toronto SouthCore hotel. The event hosted several Canadian channel partners and customer and featured showcase displays

Published on: April 13th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Can Big Data reduce the IT gender gap?

The numbers for Women in IT in Canada are not encouraging. Canada currently has a ratio of 3:1 in the ICT sector in favour of men. If this trend continues it will lead

Published on: April 10th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

All Hands on Tech: Asus Republic of Gamers G771JM Laptop Review

The Asus G771JM is the latest in the long-standing line of Republic of Gamers laptops and follows the trend we’ve seen to make PC Gaming more affordable and more mainstream.  But does the

Published on: April 1st, 2015 Dave Yin

Big year for new Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman

Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman made her first public speaking appearance at the Toronto Region Board of Trade and CDN was there. After approximately 150 days as Cisco Canada president Wightman agreed to a video interview to

Published on: March 30th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cubicle Fight: Pebble Time vs. Epson Pulsense

Apple's introduction of a smartwatch product has led to a lot of debate over the merits of smartwatches as business productivity tools. One of the leading vendors of smartwatches Pebble Technology has stepped

Published on: March 19th, 2015 CDN Staff

Avnet Canada on Aruba, HP’s split and distribution partner of the year

LAS VEGAS -- As Hewlett-Packard Co. prepares to split into two companies -- HP Inc. with the printing and personal systems business and HP Enterprise with the software, hardware and services business --

Published on: March 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

All Hands on Tech: Dell Venue 11 Pro

In this edition of All Hands on Tech, the Dell Venue 11 Pro detachable device is reviewed. Dell has a vested interest in dispelling the myth that the PC is dead and the

Published on: February 27th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

The channel opportunity with IBM Watson

IBM announced a new channel strategy for the Watson Group at its 2015 Partnerworld Leadership Conference that will see the channel offered two new channel programs. Since the launch of the Watson Group,

Published on: February 25th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

All Hands on Tech: New smart watch review

Canadian smart watch vendor Neptune of Montreal has some stiff competition in the Apple Watch or the Samsung Gear. Neptune is trying to differentiate itself by claiming to have a wearable that's actually

Published on: February 17th, 2015 Brian Jackson