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Multi-national firm acquires Montreal-based open networking technology provider

Looking to become a full solution provider of open source hardware and software, Germany-based Kontron acquired Inocybe Technologies, a leading open networking technology provider in Montreal. The deal, announced Aug. 1, is a

Published on: August 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

A global partnership program battling cyber crime, from Symantec

Meta Networks has joined a collaborative partnership program with Symantec that hopes to create a more secure cloud network and combat cybercrime. The cloud-native networking company, according to a Tuesday release, has joined

Published on: August 9th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Salesforce appoints co-CEO

Salesforce.com Inc. has promoted its chief operating officer (COO) to co-CEO. On Tuesday, the San Francisco-based CRM giant announced that effective immediately Keith Block, who had served as Salesforce's vice chair, president, and

Published on: August 8th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

BlackBerry announces new ransomware recovery tool

BlackBerry is attempting to make it easier for a businesses to protect itself against ransomware attacks by introducing a new recovery feature for its Workspaces platform, it announced on Monday.  Making the announcement

Published on: August 6th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Deadline extension! Calling all channel partners, a new national awards program is awaiting your nominations

UPDATE CDN is excited to host the new Channel Innovation Awards program, but we also understanding some nominations are trying to find their place among the various categories during a very busy summer period.

Published on: July 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Diane Greene focuses on Google Cloud strengths as it plays catch-up

SAN FRANCISCO - There aren't many markets where Google has to play from behind, but public cloud infrastructure is one of them. Not that you'd know it from the way Google Cloud CEO

Published on: July 25th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Google Cloud Next: Cloud Services Platform packages together a bevvy of APIs

SAN FRANCISCO - Google updated its Google Cloud Platform offering with a more cohesive set of services that will help enterprises in both the development and operations department. A vision for Google's Cloud

Published on: July 24th, 2018 Brian Jackson

ThoughtWire’s new apps for smart buildings and smart hospitals unlock true ROI around IoT, says CEO

The IoT market is getting crowded, but Toronto-based ThoughtWire is confident that its got a finger on the industry’s pulse, and its latest suite of applications is setting them apart from the competition,

Published on: July 23rd, 2018 Alex Coop

McAfee introduces new portfolio that includes SaaS solution

McAfee Inc. is refreshing its cyber-security portfolio and allowing customers to deploy their solutions on Amazon Web Services (AWS), the device-to-cloud cyber security company announced this week. The new portfolio, McAfee Mvision, is

Published on: July 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

New minister of digital government gets thumbs up from Trudeau, ITAC

The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) is pleased with the latest cabinet shuffle in Ottawa, especially the appointment of Scott Brison as the country’s new minister of digital government. Brison, who is

Published on: July 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

Microsoft Canada announces 2018 IMPACT Award winners

Microsoft Canada took some time on the weekend to thank its partner community during its 15th annual IMPACT Awards. There were 16 categories this year and 32 finalists this year. “Each year, Microsoft

Published on: July 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

After landing distribution rights for new IoT software, Toronto firm is ready to turn heads, says CEO

Canada is poised to become a central figure in the industrial internet of things (IIoT) market thanks to new software developed in one of the world’s largest research institutes, says Albert Behr, CEO

Published on: July 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

OpenText should tap Canadian talent for its AI strategy

Even though he's an American, the most surprising thing that OpenText CEO Mark Barrenechea said last week wasn't that he prides himself for having "a Canadian soul" after spending the past eight years

Published on: July 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Microsoft gives 365 a facelift, launches a free version of Teams

Microsoft Corp. dropped a bunch of news ahead of its annual Inspire event in Las Vegas next week, including updates to Office 365 and Microsoft 365, but the most compelling announcement of all

Published on: July 12th, 2018 Alex Coop

OpenText showcases cloud strategy roadmap to 2020 at Enterprise World

TORONTO - Enterprise information management firm OpenText Corp. unveiled two major new prongs of its cloud strategy at its Enterprise World, its major annual user conference on Tuesday. Traditionally run on-premises by its

Published on: July 11th, 2018 Brian Jackson