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HP’s newest retail solutions are designed to Engage

HP Inc. really wants to help retailers Engage their customers. On Wednesday the company unveiled the latest devices and service offerings for its Engage line of retail solutions: Engage Go Convertible, which allows

Published on: August 3rd, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Ottawa CEO Francoise Gagnon on leadership, scaling up, and women in STEM

Working in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) industries without having any type of formal training in those fields can’t be easy, but ADGA Group chief executive officer Françoise Gagnon didn’t let

Published on: August 2nd, 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

Nokia brings GE’s smart city platform to Canada

Finland-based telecommunications firm and digital solutions provider Nokia is bringing General Electric (GE)'s smart city platform, CityIQ, to Canada. An Internet of Things (IoT) platform developed by GE's Current startup division, CityIQ allows

Published on: July 24th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Commvault upgrades its partner program and announces slew of new products

Looking to become more partner friendly, Commvault touted multiple changes to its partner program yesterday, in addition to four new products. The enterprise backup, recovery and data management vendor is targeting its alliance

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

Broadcom to buy CA Technologies for $19 billion USD

Semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom Inc. is buying New York City-based software firm CA Technologies for $18.9 billion (all figures USD), in a bid to create what the former calls "one of the world's leading

Published on: July 12th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

OpenText partners will need to certify before delivering services

TORONTO - Waterloo, Ont.-based enterprise software firm OpenText's new microservices platform OT2 and the newfound capability of its software to run in the public cloud offers new opportunities to partners that are willing

Published on: July 11th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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

Former CDN editor hired as channel leader for Jolera

Jolera has appointed former Computer Dealer News editor Paolo Del Nibletto as its new channel leader. The multi-national technology hybrid aggregate service provider (HASP) announced earlier this week that Del Nibletto’s experience covering

Published on: June 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

VMware launches beta for Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering, could arrive in Canada ‘soon’

VMware is expanding its Cloud Services portfolio, this time with a new service for containers. The company announced the launch of a public beta for its VMware Kubernetes Engine (VKE), a Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering,

Published on: June 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

How Compugen, Tech Data, and OnX won HPE’s expanded Canadian Partner awards

Hewlett Packard Enterprise upgraded its recognition program for Canadian partners, with five awards being handed out to Canadian partners at HPE Discover in Las Vegas last week. Here's a breakdown of the awards

Published on: June 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson

IBM adds Commvault software to its managed services portfolio

IBM Corp. customers can now get their hands on a new managed service for the Commvault software portfolio. Commvault announced today that the new partnership with IBM will allow its data management and protection

Published on: June 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Datto announces several new releases, quells concerns over mega acquisition at DattoCon

Sean Robertson admits he was a little nervous when he found out about Datto’s late-2017 blockbuster acquisition of managed service provider (MSP)-centric remote management and professional services automation (PSA) vendor Autotask. The president

Published on: June 21st, 2018 Alex Coop

Xerox touts success of its managed print services as partners close deals

Xerox is pointing to a couple of recent success stories in its channel community, including one from Canada, to promote its updated partner program and managed print services (MPS). The company says a

Published on: June 20th, 2018 Alex Coop