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CDN Top 100 Solution Providers Client Solutions Award: Northern Micro

Providing solutions to verticals like the government and education is no small feat for channel partners, but Ottawa-based Northern Micro has excelled in this space. As a result, the IT solutions company has

Published on: May 14th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

CDN Top 100 Solution Providers Best Newcomer Award: Micro Logic

A $35 million year-over-year spike in revenue, combined with a firm grasp on the public sector market has helped earn Micro Age this year’s Newcomer Award for the CDN Top 100 Solutions Provider

Published on: May 14th, 2018 Alex Coop

Get the most out of your cloud journey with these tried and tested practices

The cloud adoption journey will be unique for every organization, but that doesn’t mean they should go it alone, say experts. Instead, they should rely on the experience of others, said Eric Gales,

Published on: May 9th, 2018 Cindy Baker

Cisco expands intent-based networking to IoT, unveils new Catalyst switch

THE BAHAMAS - Cisco is hoping to continue its momentum in intent-based networking with new security, automation, and analytics announcements at its annual Partner Connection Week (PCW) 2018 in Nassau, The Bahamas, from

Published on: April 18th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

VMware upgrades its hybrid cloud offerings with new releases

VMware Inc. says its latest hybrid cloud offerings will make life a lot easier for customers managing data across different platforms. The company announced the latest releases for VMware vSphere and VMware vSAN,

Published on: April 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

iTel Networks and WTG partnership a good sign for channel division, says CEO

A new partnership with technology sourcing company WTG is a very big deal for iTel Network Inc.’s channel network, says its vice-president of sales and marketing. The telecommunications provider announced the partnership with

Published on: April 12th, 2018 Alex Coop

Ontario suffered more blackouts than any other province in 2017: Eaton

Here's one more reason to add to the list of reasons that data centre operators are setting up shop in Quebec: in 2017, Ontario suffered nearly nine times as many power outages as Canada's

Published on: March 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson

RBC becomes first Canadian bank to open an API developer portal

RBC wants to increase its collaboration with external developers and accelerate the speed of innovation if its latest announcement is any indication. The financial institution has launched an Application Programming Interface (API) developer

Published on: March 20th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Government to invest in 5G; Sidewalk Toronto holds first public roundtable; Tesla’s moment of reckoning?

The federal, Ontario, and Quebec governments are scheduled to announce a major investment in 5G technology. Google affiliate Sidewalk Toronto is holding its first public roundtable on the smart neighbourhood it’s building on

Published on: March 19th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger to the channel: build for the cloud

VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger continues to make clear that he's a lot more interested in channel partners building capabilities for the cloud than for the software firm's on-premises solutions. Speaking to journalists in

Published on: March 15th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Hashtag Trending – U.S gov’t halts Qualcomm takeover; IT outage cripples Air Canada; Musk promises Mars rockets next year

The U.S. government is trying to delay a hostile takeover of Qualcomm on national security grounds. An IT outage at Air Canada wrecks many a March Break travel plan. And Elon Musk thinks

Published on: March 13th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Bell teams up with Huawei to successfully test 5G in Ontario

Huawei and Bell Canada want to bring Canadians living in rural communities 5G internet by spring 2018. The two companies conducted trial runs of Wireless to the Home (WTTH) technolgoy in Orangeville, Feversham

Published on: February 27th, 2018 Alex Coop

Women entrepreneurs are using tech to innovate, but still being overlooked by investors, says new report

Canadian investors and governments should reconsider how innovation is measured and place a greater emphasis on how existing technology is being used to transform old ideas, according to a new report. The Everywhere

Published on: February 22nd, 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