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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

SolarWinds acquires Trusted Metrics, launches new threat monitoring solution

IT management software vendor SolarWinds announced today that it has acquired Trusted Metrics, a solution provider specializing in real-time threat monitoring and management. The two companies did not disclose the price of the

Published on: July 10th, 2018 Alex Coop

CloudJumper and The20 team up to provide cloud, streaming app services to customers

The workspace-as-a-service platform vendor CloudJumper today announced a new partnership with managed service provider (MSP) cooperative, The20. This means that CloudJumper’s Cloud Workspace platform and streaming app services are coming to The20’s network

Published on: July 10th, 2018 Alex Coop

Tata named HPE’s Global Hybrid IT Solutions Partner of the Year

Global IT services, consulting and business solutions company Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) earned some hardware today for its work in Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s (HPE) partner community. TCS, which has been an HPE partner

Published on: July 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

Partner community unfazed by Dell’s return to the public market

It’s business as usual for Dell EMC’s partner community, according to the company’s director of channel sales Deanna Thomson, following Dell Technologies' return to the public market this week. “In general, I’ve had

Published on: July 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

GFT enters Canadian market with acquisition of V-NEO

German company GFT Technologies SE (GFT) announced July 3 that it’s acquired Quebec City-based V-NEO, a company that provides integrated IT solutions for the insurance industry. V-NEO’s technological savvy and existing client base

Published on: July 4th, 2018 Alex Coop

Canadian telecom solution company Group of Gold Line launches contact centre as a service

GL CloudConnect (GLCC), the enterprise division of Canadian telecom solution company Group of Gold Line, is expanding its product line and jumping into the cloud contact centre market. With a bevy of existing

Published on: July 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – California passes new privacy law; Adidas gets hacked; AI companion heads to space

California passes a new data privacy law, Adidas reports a data breach, and a robot named CIMON joins astronauts in space. From LinkedIn - Consumers in California will have more control over their

Published on: July 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop

Commvault partners with AI-powered search and discovery company Lucidworks

Commvault says its enterprise backup, recover and archive solutions will get a significant upgrade following a new partnership with Lucidworks. The two companies will work together to bring new innovations in artificial intelligence

Published on: June 27th, 2018 Alex Coop

Optiv Security CMO describes Canada as ‘flagship model’ for growth as business expands

Underperforming sales numbers in the U.S. last year didn’t stop Optiv Security’s Canadian business from experiencing an 85 per cent year-over-year services revenue growth, leading the security company to add three new executives

Published on: June 27th, 2018 Alex Coop