Articles By Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Car2Go exits Toronto; New details about person killed by Uber’s self-driving car; Elon Musk suggests media credibility check

Car2Go pulls out of Toronto, new details emerge about Uber’s self-driving car that killed a woman in March, and Elon Musk gets roasted online after bashing the media, saying he plans to create

Published on: May 25th, 2018 Alex Coop

New Turbonomic partner program making ‘significant investments’ in its partner ecosystem, says SVP of global channels

Hybrid cloud automation company Turbonomic is launching a new partner program and looking to expand its footprint in Canada. Focused on giving partners the necessary training and accreditation to quickly build service and

Published on: May 24th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – PayPal to buy iZettle for $2.2B; New details about EnStream in Canada; Elon Musk’s Boring Company unveils next project

PayPal has plans to acquire iZettle for $2.2 billion, EnStream, a joint venture between Rogers, Telus and Bell is suddenly in the spotlight, and Elon Musk wants to charge $1 for his new

Published on: May 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – PayPal to buy iZettle for $2.2B; New details about EnStream in Canada; Elon Musk’s Boring Company unveils next project

PayPal has plans to acquire iZettle for $2.2 billion, EnStream, a joint venture between Rogers, Telus and Bell is suddenly in the spotlight, and Elon Musk wants to charge $1 for his new

Published on: May 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Net Neutrality might not be dead; YouTube is launching a Spotify rival; Microsoft announces Xbox Adaptive Controller

Net Neutrality tries to stay alive in the U.S., YouTube looks to take on Spotify, and Microsoft announces a controller designed for people with disabilities. From Reddit - The U.S. Senate has voted

Published on: May 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

Government, enterprise interest in Red Hat and open source sky rocketing

A popular quote from Mohandas Gandhi graces most of the Red Hat Canada offices across the country: "First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win." It’s

Published on: May 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

Red Hat Summit 2018 at a glance

Published on: May 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Reports surface on low-cost Surface tablet; Lyft joins Uber on sexual assault claims; Cogeco CEO steps aside

Microsoft has plans to release a low-cost Surface device, Lyft joins Uber on sexual assault claims, and Cogeco CEO Louis Audet steps aside. From Facebook - Microsoft is looking to challenge Apple in

Published on: May 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Reports surface on low-cost Surface tablet; Lyft joins Uber on sexual assault claims; Cogeco CEO steps aside

Microsoft has plans to release a low-cost Surface device, Lyft joins Uber on sexual assault claims, and Cogeco CEO Louis Audet steps aside. From Facebook - Microsoft is looking to challenge Apple in

Published on: May 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

HPE to acquire Plexxi

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is betting on its agreement to acquire Plexxi to boost its hyperconverged solutions and composable infrastructure portfolio. In a recent HPE blog post, Ric Lewis, senior vice-president and general manager

Published on: May 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

Opportunities for solution providers as Canadian government eyes blockchain and looks to grow guidance ecosystem

Blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies have been identified by startups, entrepreneurs and investors as revolutionary, with the added potential to disrupt multiple industries. But it’s also catching the eye of the federal

Published on: May 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

HP unveils new latex printer and new DesignJet Z Printer series at expo

HP Inc. is calling the world debut of its new Latex R2000 Printer a milestone achievement. The R2000 was unveiled today at the FESPA Global Print Expo in Berlin, and coupled with the

Published on: May 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

HP unveils long lineup of new Elite and Envy PCs

HP’s latest batch of premium Elite and Envy devices offer little in terms of surprises, but a lot when it comes to choice. HP’s professional audience will want to take a close look

Published on: May 14th, 2018 Alex Coop

CDN Top 100 Solution Providers Best Newcomer Award: Micro Logic

A $35 million year-over-year spike in revenue, combined with a firm grasp on the public sector market has helped earn Micro Age this year’s Newcomer Award for the CDN Top 100 Solutions Provider

Published on: May 14th, 2018 Alex Coop

CDN Top 100 Solution Providers Best Mobile Provider Award: CompuCom Canada

Smartphones, tablets and even wearables are giving employees access to company information wherever they are, whenever they like. This also inevitably leads to more operating systems and applications, not to mention the added

Published on: May 14th, 2018 Alex Coop