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Dimension Data buys Millennium 1 Solutions, both look to expand in Canada

Canadian solution provider Millennium 1 Solutions has been bought by Dimension Data and its subsidiary Merchants, a long-time leader in the contact centre industry. After several years under the global private equity firm

Published on: June 5th, 2018 Alex Coop

Microsoft buys GitHub for $7.5 billion

It’s official - Microsoft Corp. has reached an agreement to acquire GitHub, the $2 billion startup that boasts 28 million software developers. Microsoft made the announcement this morning, and was quick to emphasize

Published on: June 4th, 2018 Alex Coop

Nutanix unveils three new tools for increased cloud security, visibility, management

Nutanix is following up a busy 2017 with several new products and services. The San Jose-based cloud software company has unveiled three new offerings at its fourth annual .NEXT Conference in New Orleans

Published on: June 4th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Infosys extends Microsoft partnership, launches cloud-based business unit

Infosys is extending its partnership with Microsoft and looking to assist enterprises further by launching a new Microsoft Cloud Business Unit. As the name suggests, the new expansion will focus on the cloud

Published on: May 31st, 2018 Alex Coop

Red Hat’s latest partner initiative expands to Canada, seeks ‘the best of the best’

A year after launching in the U.S., Red Hat Inc.’s Application Platform Partner (APP) Initiative has arrived in Canada. Red Hat Canada is putting a lot of faith into a small, unique group

Published on: May 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

Pivot3’s workload mobility & disaster recovery portfolio now available on AWS, Azure, Google Cloud

Cloud has come a long way over the last few years, and one can argue it has become fully integrated into the mainstream in 2018. With foundation, cloud companies are now expanding their

Published on: May 22nd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Opportunities for solution providers as Canadian government eyes blockchain and looks to grow guidance ecosystem

Blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies have been identified by startups, entrepreneurs and investors as revolutionary, with the added potential to disrupt multiple industries. But it’s also catching the eye of the federal

Published on: May 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

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

Citrix simplifying workplace productivity with Workspaces solution

ANAHEIM - You've heard Citrix talk about its Workspaces idea before. In fact, if you checked out CDN's Synergy coverage last year, you'd already be somewhat familiar with the concept of the Citrix

Published on: May 10th, 2018 Alex Radu

Dell Technologies expands partner program, Canadian channel remains strong, execs say

LAS VEGAS - The Dell EMC Partner Program is getting an upgrade. Building on its year-over-year double-digit revenue growth, the channel program includes new offerings and incentives for partners who, according to Joyce

Published on: May 2nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Ingram Micro teams up with Microsoft to unveil new independent cloud division, CloudBlue

BOCA RATON - Cloud has gone mainstream, rapidly being adopted by businesses, consumers, and governments alike, but deployment and management – especially at scale – continues to be a challenge for solution providers.

Published on: May 2nd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

CDN Top 100 solution providers map

Every year CDN compiles a list of the Top 100 IT Solution Providers in Canada based on revenue before throwing a spectacular gala celebrating their achievements. For the first time ever, CDN has

Published on: April 25th, 2018 Alex Coop

Mitel acquired by Roots owner Searchlight Capital for $2 billion, will go private

Ottawa-based Mitel Networks Corp. has been acquired by London-based Searchlight Capital Partners for $2 billion. The cash transaction was announced on Tuesday and will see Mitel be taken off the public stock exchanges

Published on: April 25th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Canadian solution providers optimistic about future channel opportunities thanks to new innovations

New innovations continue to drive change within business, and as customers start demanding services like the cloud or artificial intelligence-enabled products, technology providers need to keep up. The results of CDN’s annual Top

Published on: April 25th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Cisco converges Spark and Webex; enhances new platform with machine learning

Cisco is on a path towards simplification and its collaboration tools are its most recent target. The company has converged its cloud-based team workspace suite, Cisco Spark, with its online video meetings and

Published on: April 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs