Juniper boosts its cloud portfolio with acquisition

Juniper Networks has announced its intent to acquire cloud operations management provider AppFormix, adding analytics to Juniper’s services portfolio. In a statement, Juniper's leadership team said that while they believe the installation process

Published on: December 2nd, 2016 Alex Radu

It’s official: Dell Services sold to Japan’s NTT

The long rumoured deal between Dell Inc. and Japan's NTT Data Corp. is finally a reality. NTT Data Corp. confirmed the acquisition of Dell Services in a US$3 billion deal that “will significantly

Published on: March 30th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Cisco enters the hyper-converged space with HyperFlex

SAN DIEGO, CA. – The burgeoning hyper-converged market suddenly got at little crowded today as Cisco Systems introduced its HyperFlex Systems at the Cisco Partner Summit. As part of the broad announcement called

Published on: March 1st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Juniper Networks acquires Canadian cloud provider

Juniper Networks may have turned the corner from its restructuring phase today with a major acquisition of Ottawa-based BTI Systems Inc., a provider of cloud along with metro networking solutions. According to Juniper,

Published on: January 26th, 2016 CDN Staff

What the channel should make of the Dell-EMC deal

I have to be honest with you all. I was under that proverbial rock yesterday as Dell and EMC announced one of the most historic deals in the IT industry. I was enjoying

Published on: October 13th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Toronto solution provider acquires California-based SAP partner

One of SAP Canada’s top channel partners Contax, Inc. of Toronto has acquired a California-based SAP partner Aptelis, Inc. Based in Irvine, Calif., Aptelis is a business technology consultancy with expertise in SAP

Published on: September 24th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

SoftwareONE partners with private equity firm

SoftwareONE, a software-licensing solutions provider with significant operations in Canada, has entered into a partnership with private equity firm KKR. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The Manhattan-based KKR is led

Published on: August 18th, 2015 CDN Staff

Ricoh Canada acquires CDN Top 100 solution provider

Ricoh Canada Inc. has reached an agreement to acquire Graycon Group Inc. of Calgary, an IT consulting solution provider specializes in security, infrastructure, cloud and networking systems. The acquisition Graycon is being described

Published on: June 29th, 2015 CDN Staff

Big U.S. VAR acquires top Canadian Microsoft solution provider

Washington, D.C.-based New Signature, a solution provider that captured Microsoft’s 2014 American Partner of the Year award, has acquired Toronto-based CMS Consulting Inc. along with its sister company Infrastructure Guardian. As a result

Published on: June 1st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top 100 solution provider expands through acquisition

Winnipeg-based solution provider Powerland took a major step to achieving its goal of expanding its service coverage across the Prairie Provinces with the acquisition of FACT Computers in Saskatchewan. Powerland ranks No. 37

Published on: May 21st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Toronto’s TeraGo acquires top Canadian cloud provider

Internet service provider TeraGo Networks Inc. has announced its purchase of Kelowna, B.C.-based cloud provider RackForce for $33 million. The majority of this amount, $31 million, will be in cash while $2 million will be

Published on: March 20th, 2015 Dave Yin

Top U.S. reseller with Canadian ops makes major acquisition

PCM, Inc., better known as PC Mall of El Segundo, Calif., has a pact in place to acquire the assets of En Pointe Technologies Inc., a solutions provider based in Gardena, Calif., for

Published on: March 16th, 2015 CDN Staff

SoftwareOne acquires CompuCom’s software business

CDN has been able to confirm from a Canadian source that SoftwareOne and CompuCom agreed to a deal that will see the Berlin, WI.-based direct market reseller acquire the software licensing business of CompuCom.

Published on: March 16th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

OE Canada acquires TUC print division, joins partner program

TUC Managed IT Solutions Ltd. has announced that it has sold its managed print division to OE Canada, a London and Waterloo Ont.-based printing services provider, in addition to partnering with the latter to offer managed

Published on: January 30th, 2015 Dave Yin