Articles By Alex Coop

SAP announces new president of SAP North America

There’s a new president leading the way for SAP North America. The company announced today that DJ Paoni will oversee all day-to-day operations, strategy and profitability across the United States and Canada. “This

Published on: February 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

Juniper says expansion of its services makes migration to multicloud easy

Juniper Networks wants to make life easier for enterprises migrating to a multicloud environment. Its expanded portfolio of services, announced Feb. 15, which includes additions to Juniper’s data centre, campus, branch and cloud networking

Published on: February 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

Kaspersky Lab discovers zero-day vulnerability in Telegram messenger

Researchers from Kaspersky Lab have discovered a zero-day vulnerability in the messaging service Telegram that allowed hackers to mine cryptocurrency from machines with the desktop app installed. The vulnerability has been exploited since

Published on: February 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

Dell EMC’s new converged infrastructure system simplifies data centre modernization

Dell EMC’s new converged infrastructure (CI) system will make it easier for people to shift from traditional data centres to a vending machine-like IT department, says the company’s vice president of product and

Published on: February 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

The Toronto area’s available inventory for Amazon’s HQ2

A new Amazon headquarters in Toronto would bolster local talent and encourage other companies to follow suit, proponents of the project suggest. But where would HQ2 be located? Below, we have collected the

Published on: February 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

New cloud certification focuses on advanced cloud skills

The cloud is entering the mainstream, and a popular U.S.-based certification program for the IT workforce, with strong ties in Canada, is introducing a new version of its cloud program to reflect that.

Published on: February 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Twitter posts a profit; Samsung and Roku Smart TVs; Amazon whole foods groceries

Twitter posts a profit but struggles to attract new users, Samsung and Roku smart TVs are vulnerable to hacking, and Amazon starts delivering Whole Foods. There’s a lot of chatter about Twitter’s first-ever

Published on: February 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

Kaspersky bundles security products into single solution

Kaspersky Lab is amalgamating some of its cybersecurity products into a single platform called Kaspersky Threat Management and Defense solution. In addition to the financial services and healthcare industries, the new product, available

Published on: February 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Goodbye to CDs; Cryptocurrency’s richest people; Uber breach

Best Buy is pulling CDs off shelves this summer, Forbes introduces its first list of Cryptocurrency's richest people, and Uber confirms the two hackers who breached their data were found to be in

Published on: February 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Goodbye to CDs; Cryptocurrency’s richest people; Uber breach

Best Buy is pulling CDs off shelves this summer, Forbes introduces its first list of Cryptocurrency’s richest people, and Uber confirms the two hackers who breached their data were found to be in

Published on: February 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

SonicWall’s latest inspection tech can detect Meltdown, company says

SonicWall is calling the release of its new inspection technology a big win for the security industry. The company’s security researchers say their Capture Cloud Platform’s new engine, Capture Cloud Real-Time Deep Memory

Published on: February 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cisco packs everything it can into new container platform

Individuals and businesses love containers, but managing them is a different story. Cisco’s new Container Platform wants to remove all the hassle that comes with balancing configurations across applications living on premise and

Published on: February 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

Business opportunities aplenty in Canada, says Avaya

Avaya’s Canadian subsidiary walked away relatively unscathed from the Chapter 11 bankruptcy distraction that faced the American tech company in 2017, and moving forward, the focus will be on educating customers and partners

Published on: February 2nd, 2018 Alex Coop

SonicWall announces public betas for three new products

SonicWall is announcing public betas for three new products that will help individuals and businesses, who regularly face complex threats online, protect themselves on-premise and on the cloud. The new products - SonicWall

Published on: February 1st, 2018 Alex Coop

Avaya’s new head of cloud wants to put Avaya back on the map when it comes to the cloud

New Orleans, La. - With a new leader at the helm of its cloud services, Avaya is hoping to increase its footprint in the cloud market, speed up its development process and ensure

Published on: January 31st, 2018 Alex Coop