Shared Services Canada finally getting into action

It’s been a slow process — nearly five years to be exact — but the federal government has formally embarked on starting the consultation process on its IT transformation agenda to revamp internal

Published on: September 23rd, 2016 Ryan Patrick

VMware Canada has a familiar face as its new channel chief

Tara Fine is the new channel chief at VMware Canada. Fine was the Dell Canada channel chief and will be replacing Donna Wittmann who is still at VMware Canada but has taken an

Published on: September 22nd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel Canada names a new leader

Well the search for a new leader for Intel Canada did not take long at all. And, the man hired to replace Graham Palmer wasn’t too far either. The chip making giant has

Published on: September 9th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel Canada leader going back home

Intel Canada country manager Graham Palmer is leaving the Canadian market after three-and-half years on the job. CDN has learned from sources that Palmer is heading back to the U.K. and will stay

Published on: September 9th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Ingram Micro on mentoring at CDN Women of the IT channel event

TORONTO - Ingram Micro Canada the sponsor of the CDN Women of the IT Channel recognition luncheon provided two great speakers for the event. Outgoing president Mark Snider who was just recently named the

Published on: August 31st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN honours pioneers at 2016 Women of the IT Channel event

Published on: August 30th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

American solution provider acquires B.C.-based Simba Technologies

Burlington, Mass.-based Magnitude Software is acquiring data access and analytics solution provider Simba Technologies of Vancouver, B.C. Simba is best known for developing the first standards based ODBC driver for Microsoft Windows all

Published on: August 16th, 2016 CDN Staff

New Avaya Canada Channel Chief ready to take on 800-lbs gorilla

It’s been 90 days since Ange Valentini took over as Avaya Canada Channel Chief. In that time, the former Cisco Canada CFO has traveled from coast-to-coast meeting with channel partners, customers and employees

Published on: August 11th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Why ransomware is currently Canada’s top malware threat

Editor's note: Story and map updated with malware data from July 2016. Hackers may be taking a summer hiatus in Canada, as malware infections dropped for the fourth month in a row to the

Published on: August 10th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Ingram executive shake up includes Canada

About a year after Ingram Micro Canada regained its independent status instead of being part of the North American region, its president Mark Snider has accepted a job to be the Executive Vice

Published on: August 9th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nearly one in four pieces of software installed in Canada last year was unlicensed: Report

Ever wonder about the impact of software piracy in an age of Software-as-a-Service? Despite efforts to curb the practice, using unlicensed software is still common. A new report published by the Business Software

Published on: July 25th, 2016 Dave Yin

Ingram to bring new storage vendor to Canada

Ingram Micro Inc. has developed a new business partnership specifically for the Canadian market with PernixData. PernixData is a vendor based in San Jose, Calif. that focuses on scale-out storage management for virtualized

Published on: June 27th, 2016 CDN Staff

Open Source’s digital future linked to IoT, mobility and cloud

TORONTO – Railroads may be one of the best examples of a traditional industry that could get lost or displaced in the digital transformation journey of business. The railroad industry was at one

Published on: June 15th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

BitTitan plans Canadian expansion after major round of funding

Cloud services vendor BitTitan has raised $15 million in series A financing from two sources. The Kirkland, Wash.-based company plans to use the money to enhance its MSPComplete solution as well as rapidly expand its

Published on: June 9th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto