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Juniper Networks injects 400 GbE across its portfolio

Juniper Networks’ routing and switching portfolio is getting a 400 gigabit ethernet (GbE) injection, the network company announced this morning. Its PTX IP transport, MX wide-area network and QFX data centre series are

Published on: July 24th, 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

Juniper Networks expands campus portfolio, partners with Aerohive Networks

Juniper Networks announced the expansion of its campus portfolio and a new partnership Thursday. According to the networking company, the expansion includes extending its Ethernet VPNs Virtual Extensible LANs (EVPN-VXLAN) fabric to the

Published on: June 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

BT sales teams in Canada excited about new Cisco SD-WAN managed service, says BT exec

U.K. telco group BT recently extended its global managed services around Cisco’s software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN), and it’s brought some excitement to BT’s sales teams in Canada, said the company’s head of

Published on: June 25th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Instagram takes a swipe at YouTube, Intel CEO resigns, Microsoft launches blockchain project

Instagram will let users post longer videos, Intel CEO resigns, and Microsoft launches an ambitious blockchain project. First up, on LinkedIn. In an apparent swipe at YouTube, Instagram has announced that it will

Published on: June 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Nyansa launches network analytics solutions, searches for new Canadian partners to distribute them

Proactive network analytics are becoming increasingly important as more applications move to the cloud, and Nyansa Inc. is hoping its latest products in the infrastructure management space, announced this week at Cisco Live,

Published on: June 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cisco launches DevNet Ecosystem Exchange as dev community surpasses 500,000

ORLANDO --- Cisco System's developer program DevNet - which has surpassed 500,000 registered members - received a lot of attention at its flagship event this week, and its new DevNet Ecosystem Exchange program, available

Published on: June 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cisco opens up DNA Center, brings intent-based networking to third parties

ORLANDO --- Many of the world’s aging networks are expensive, fragmented, and sometimes vulnerable to attacks, but Cisco Systems is hoping its latest decision to make its intent-based network platforms open, allowing for

Published on: June 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – OCE Discovery; Microsoft’s new Windows update; Facebook’s F8 conference

The Ontario Centres of Excellence is turning Toronto into tech central. Microsoft is releasing its latest Windows update on Monday. And Facebook kicks off its ninth F8 developer conference on Tuesday. On Monday

Published on: April 30th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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

Splunk closes acquisition of Phantom Cyber Corporation

Former CEO and founder of Phantom Cyber Corporation expects the company to further expand into the security and IT market after being acquired by Splunk Inc. “We had almost 10,000 community users, over

Published on: April 10th, 2018 Alex Coop

Huawei’s enterprise broadband solution available to more service providers thanks to new partnership

Huawei Canada has announced a new partnership that will make its innovative broadband solution more widely available to regional communication service providers (CSPs) and Internet service providers (ISPs) across Canada. It has teamed

Published on: April 5th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

IBM Canada’s channel partners are driving innovation, says director of business partners in Canada

While traditional resellers of IBM Corp. products are still an important part of Big Blue’s continued growth, a significant emphasis is now placed on what Joe Sehl calls a “broad ecosystem” that is,

Published on: March 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

Technology sector has strong showing in Deloitte’s Best Managed Companies list

Four technology companies made it on Deloitte’s latest Best Managed Companies list. The 25th annual list, released yesterday, which represents the leading privately-owned Canadian companies with revenues over $15 million, reflects a growing

Published on: March 9th, 2018 Alex Coop