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Jack Ma and Justin Trudeau urge businesses looking for new markets to consider China

TORONTO – Canadian businesses – small, medium, and enterprise alike – looking for new markets should consider the 300 million middle class Chinese eager to purchase high-quality products from the Great White North.

Published on: October 2nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Sunwing travel store implements multi-touch display

Have you ever gone to a travel store? Not many people do anymore. According to a TrekkSoft research report, mobile bookings in travel have grown by a whopping 1,700 per cent between 2011

Published on: September 22nd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

How Softchoice uses office design to maximize employee collaboration

Something is missing from the new 25,000 square-foot addition to solution provider and CDN Top 100 winner Softchoice's Toronto headquarters. It has no individual offices. Not one. Incorporating offices would have been antithetical

Published on: August 28th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Samsung head sentenced to five years in bribery trial

Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee has been convicted of bribing former South Korean President Park Geun-hye and sentenced to five years for bribery, hiding assets abroad, embezzlement and perjury. According to the Guardian,

Published on: August 28th, 2017 Howard Solomon

HoloLens to brew better beer

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Microsoft HoloLens isn’t actually brewing beer, but for Deschutes Brewery of Bend, Ore., it helps then reduce waste and improve the quality of its craft beers. Founded in 1988

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

OnX offers managed Sharepoint service

CDN Top 100 Solution Provider OnX of Toronto is entering a multi-phased offering to deliver a fully managed Microsoft Office 365 SharePoint digital platform for Simply Green Home Services. Simply Green is a

Published on: June 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Canada and U.S. avg mobile connection speed far behind European and Asian counterparts

The world continues to become more connected and see better connections in 2017, but both Canada and the U.S. are still lagging behind in mobile connection speeds through the first quarter of 2017

Published on: June 1st, 2017 Alex Radu

Pure Storage creates positive disruption to a small Canadian town

A town known for being one of the fastest growing areas of Ontario's Golden Horseshoe region has decided on flash data storage for its data centre. Milton, a Southern Ontario municipality with a population

Published on: January 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Overwhelming majority confident with cloud disaster recovery

Nine out of 10 IT professionals are confident in their cloud-based disaster recovery strategy, compared to the 74 per cent who use on-premises disaster recovery solutions, reveals the Zetta State of Disaster Recovery

Published on: November 16th, 2016 Alex Radu

A third of organizations worldwide now use Office 365

Microsoft’s Office 365 is now deployed in just over a third of organizations worldwide, with Google’s G-Suite following behind at a quarter of organizations. Together, the two tech giants equate for 59 per

Published on: November 15th, 2016 Alex Radu

Mac’s Convenience stores attracts millennials with Meraki

SAN FRANCISCO – Most Canadians have entered a Mac’s Convenience store for some item they need immediately like milk or eggs or that chocolate bar to crush a sudden bit of hunger. And,

Published on: November 3rd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top CIO investments revealed at 2016 Channel Elite Awards

TORONTO -   The issues of data security and privacy were revealed as the top concerns facing senior IT professionals as ITWC CIO Jim Love reviewed details of the newly released 2016 CanadianCIO

Published on: October 3rd, 2016 Alex Radu

Avaya network takes fan experience to a new level

A hockey fan watching the game between the Colorado Avalanche and its chief rival the Detroit Red Wings on TV in his home will more than likely boot up his or her tablet

Published on: August 16th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Canadian organizations are not prepared for IT disasters, survey reveals

The majority of organizations don’t have an adequate backup and disaster recovery plan, according to a recent CanadianCIO task force report. The IT Professionals surveyed admitted that they are not prepared for a

Published on: August 9th, 2016 Cindy Baker

How wearable tech upped the Warriors’ game despite their losses this season

While the Cleveland Cavaliers may have bested the Golden State Warriors in an exciting game 7 this week, the Warriors had an outstanding regular season fueled partially by a high-tech approach to training. Golden

Published on: July 29th, 2016 CDN Staff