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Conamex International’s MOSS-based solution Grooves its way to success

This year, its QC MOSS solution created for Ibex Technologies Inc.'s quality control (QC) department took home the top honours.Elisabeth Vanderveldt, vice-president of business development at Conamex, a Microsoft-centric company that provides consulting,

Published on: January 16th, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Emerging technology investments pay dividends

“It's certainly nice to get industry recognition for the quality of work and the body of work that we provide our clients,” said Conpute president Don ConabyConpute was recognized for a body of

Published on: January 16th, 2008 Jeff Jedras

The top 25 newsmakers of 2007 – Number 8: Mark Snider, Charlie Spano

When Ingram Micro appointed regional channel chief, Mark Snider and finance head, Charlie Spano to lead the Canadian division, it surprised many who thought that one person, and not a tag team, would

Published on: December 21st, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

A newly independent Teradata makes its mark

Addressing attendees at the company's annual Partners user conference this month just a week after the its spin off from parent company NCR, Teradata president and CEO Mike Koehler promised the company would

Published on: November 13th, 2007 Jeff Jedras

Quad-core opens up vertical opportunities for VARs

SAN FRANCISCO – HP showcased two upcoming eight-core workstations – the HP xw6600 and HP xw8600 – at QuadFest earlier this week, which are aimed at computing-intensive industries from scientific imaging to gaming

Published on: November 12th, 2007 Vawn Himmelsbach

Gartner warns of a database mutiny

The relationship between IT and business is changing says a Gartner analyst, and IT must follow business' lead.Speaking at Partners, the annual user conference of data warehousing vendor Teradata, Donald Feinberg said companies

Published on: November 6th, 2007 Jeff Jedras

Seagate wants system builders to differentiate on storage

Looking to change computer storage from a commodity to a competitive differentiator, hard drive manufacturer Seagate has launched a new set of tools to help its channel partners change the way they take

Published on: November 6th, 2007 Jeff Jedras

HP adjusts its strategy for printing in a digital world

In the era of Web 2.0 that sees content going digital, Hewlett Packard says the printing world needs to keep pace. Its solution, Print 2.0, aims to provide a quality printing experience no

Published on: October 30th, 2007 Jeff Jedras

PC markets switching gears

The form factor of products is changing with the trend towards mobile devices from the traditional desktops, said Harry Zarek, president of Richmond Hill, Ont.-based PC reseller Compugen Inc.While that's the case, Zarek

Published on: October 11th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Channel prepped to boost mid market blade system adoption

Hewlett Packard's Canadian channel partners will help local businesses adopt the Palo Alto, Calif.-based company's new data centre technology that's geared towards the mid market's specific needs.HP announced this month the newest member

Published on: October 10th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Sun aims at broad market for UltraSparc T2

While the UltraSparc T2 will be used in Sun Microsystems' servers, the company also hopes to start a new business and sell the processors to third-party manufacturers of set-top boxes, storage equipment, networking

Published on: September 26th, 2007 Rafael Ruffolo

A new era for Ingram

We saw a lot of changes at Ingram Micro under president and COO Kevin Murai. But now Ingram's top gun is stepping down.His resignation was a surprise to many - after all Murai

Published on: September 26th, 2007 Vawn Himmelsbach

Data centre revisited

Cisco Systems Corp. threw the industry a curve ball last month at its Networkers at Cisco Live conference.As the industry was looking to the San Jose, Calif.-based company to announce more elements to

Published on: September 6th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

WhiteSmoke Writing Software

NEWARK, DEL. – WhiteSmoke announced the release of their grammar engine for WhiteSmoke Writing Software. One of the key areas in the research and development of this release was that of missing words

Published on: July 16th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Sun’s big black box

There are big boxes, small boxes, and white boxes. Then there's the one assembled by Sun Microsystems.Dubbed Project Blackbox, the virtualized mobile data centre visited Toronto last month, hitting the road (on wheels)

Published on: July 15th, 2007 Kathleen Lau