Articles By 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

Avaya’s desktop phones aren’t going away, new lineup introduced at Avaya Engage

New Orleans, La. - Some people might be surprised that Avaya dedicated some time at its main event to highlight a new line of desktop phones, but it’s a risk worth taking, says Michael

Published on: January 30th, 2018 Alex Coop

Avaya acquires Spoken Communications, touts fresh beginning

New Orleans, La. – Jim Chirico’s message couldn’t be clearer this morning: Avaya has money, it’s looking to form new partnerships and it’s dedicated to the cloud. “What we’re doing now, is playing to

Published on: January 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cisco HyperFlex upgrade targets cloud infrastructure

There’s a lot more Cisco software packed into the latest HyperFlex update, and analysts say it will simplify data centre operations. Cisco recently introduced the 3.0 software release for HyperFlex, which combines storage

Published on: January 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

Canada to pilot new blockchain-powered ‘digital identity’ prototype for air travel unveiled in Davos

The Government of Canada, World Economic Forum, and other global partners are testing a new concept in border security, which will let travellers digitize their personal information and share it with airport and

Published on: January 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Apple HomePod release date announced; Canada still waiting

Apple Inc.'s long-awaited wireless speaker, the HomePod, will be available for online orders this Friday - but not in Canada. Consumers from the U.S., U.K. and Australia will have the first chance to

Published on: January 23rd, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Facebook’s new news feed; Softbank and Uber; Snap struggles

Facebook increases fake news safeguards, SoftBank becomes Uber’s largest stakeholder and Snap struggles to hang on to its employees and internal memos.

Published on: January 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Toronto makes the cut; iPhone throttling; Drone rescue

Toronto has cracked the top 20 in Amazon’s shortlist, a new iPhone update will let users control the phone’s performance, and a drone performs a daring rescue hours after being unveiled.

Published on: January 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Apple in troubles; YouTube backlash; GE not looking good

Apple is in trouble again due to poor working conditions. YouTube slashes advertising from thousands of channels, and things aren’t looking good for General Electric.

Published on: January 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

BlackBerry launches new cyber security product, Jarvis

Manually scanning code for issues is nearly impossible, but automakers have to make sure their software is working correctly, and with the help of BlackBerry Ltd.’s new cyber security product Jarvis, that will

Published on: January 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

Top 10 wackiest gadgets from CES 2018

Published on: January 15th, 2018 Alex Coop