Google aims to make a splash with first Canadian Google Cloud Platform region

It was only a matter of time before Google opened its first Canadian region. This February, after announcing the intent to open a region last spring, Google Canada announced the official opening of a

Published on: March 13th, 2018 Alex Radu

CDN’s #22 Newsmaker of the Year – Michael Calce AKA “Mafiaboy”

Mafiaboy is a name people probably haven’t heard in a while, but the Montreal-born former teen hacker made a comeback in 2017. When he was only 15, Calce launched a series of highly

Published on: February 20th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Enterprise cloud storage provider Box expanding Canadian presence

Despite often being confused for cloud-based file storage giant Dropbox, Box has made a name for itself in the enterprise space, targeting businesses and highly regulated customers. The Redwood City, Calif.-based content management

Published on: February 1st, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Top five CDN slideshows of 2017

CDN continues its 2017 top five roundups with the most popular slideshows of the year. You should also check out our CDN video roundup, top five leadership changes in 2017, and the most

Published on: December 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware execs reflect on a successful 2017, growing Canadian market

As 2017 comes to a close, businesses are reflecting on the year and preparing for 2018. VMware has had a busy 2017, filled with new products and services,  collaborations, and leadership changes. Numbers-wise,

Published on: December 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

One-third of Canadians have been a victim of cybercrime: Accenture survey

Correction: An earlier version of this story stated that almost two-thirds of Canadians have been the victim of cybercrime. Accenture has since corrected this statistic to one-third of Canadians. It’s no secret that

Published on: November 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

OVH positions itself as the cloud alternative to the Americans and Chinese

PARIS – Stephane Aisenberg, the co-founder of France solution provider Linkbynet was watching a TV news program recently where the host asked why Google was not in France? Aisenberg said, at the OVH

Published on: October 17th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New Cisco Canada boss is slow-playing her strategy

TORONTO - 130 days have passed since Rola Dagher was named the new president of Cisco Canada replacing Bernadette Wightman. And, in that time Dagher has chosen to listen rather than act. Dagher

Published on: October 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Groupe Millennium Micro strives to go nationwide

Groupe Millennium Micro is working on a development program for national markets. At 2017 Millennium Micro annual conference in Laval, Que., the Brossard, Que. headquartered channel community of 261 affiliate solution providers of

Published on: October 6th, 2017 Dominique Lemoine

Former Obama CTO on importance of STEM

Washington D.C. -  When Megan Smith took the stage for her keynote at the SAS Analytics Experience 2017 conference, she opened with a quote from the first President of the United States, George

Published on: September 19th, 2017 Alex Radu

Canadian celebrities top McAfee’s most dangerous list

Each year McAfee produces a list of the world’s most dangerous cyber celebrities. You may remember actresses such as Lily Collins (pop star Phil Collins‘ daughter) and Emma Watson taking top spot in past years. But

Published on: September 19th, 2017 CDN Staff

Microsoft Canada Presidents through the years


Published on: September 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Refurbished smartphone market set to make a big jump

Yes, there is a market for used smartphones. And, according to New York research firm Persistence Market Research (PMR) its about to record a high single-digit compound annual growth rate (CAGR) by 2025.

Published on: August 1st, 2017 CDN Staff

22 Canadian tech brands of the past and of the future


Published on: June 29th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto