Mary Ann Yule of HP Canada Co.

Published: January 11th, 2016

New leader named at HP Inc. Canada and she comes from the channel

Mary Ann Yule has been hired as the new Managing Director of HP Inc. Canada replacing the retiring Lloyd Bryant. Yule was the Vice President and General Manager of CDW Canada, CDN’s No. 1

Published on: January 7th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

PCM makes another big acquisition

The ink on the paper for the Acrodex acquisition hadn’t dried yet and PCM – also known as PC Mall Inc. – has concluded another deal to obtain the business-to-business assets of Systemax's

Published on: November 18th, 2015 CDN Staff

Big American company acquires Top 100 solution provider

More acquisition news in the Canadian channel. PC Mall Inc. better known as PCM who has a Canadian presence in Montreal has acquired Edmonton-based Acrodex Inc. who last year was No. 9 on

Published on: November 16th, 2015 CDN Staff

Another Top 100 solution provider gets acquired

Solution provider Silanis is to be acquired by e-signature and authentication firm Vasco Data Security. The deal, worth US$85 million ($110 Million in Canadian dollars), will enable Silanis to expand its international footprint,

Published on: October 19th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Compugen acquires Metafore in mega deal

Multiple sources have told CDN that Compugen, the No. 3 solution provider on CDN’s Top 100 list has acquired No. 8 player Metafore. This deal initially began when Patrick Waid, the president and

Published on: September 1st, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Blockbuster merger in the Canadian channel

Two CDN Top 100 Solution Providers are set to combine operations. Toronto-based Scalar Decisions Inc. and Calgary's Mainland Information Systems Ltd., have confirmed a merger agreement. Officials from Scalar indicated that this deal

Published on: July 7th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

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

IT Weapons scores big partnership with Toshiba

CDN Top 100 solution provider IT Weapons Inc. from Brampton, Ont., is now powering up the services arm of Toshiba Canada. Toshiba Canada has developed new services for cloud, data protection, security and managed

Published on: June 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

The mid-life transition of Brian Bourne

Brian Bourne was facing a dilemma a few weeks ago. The high profile channel executive from CMS Consulting Inc. was about to turn 40. He and his friends planned this speculator two-week trip

Published on: June 5th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

FlexITy opens new cloud and UC centre in Manitoba

FlexITy Solutions Inc. No. 13 on CDN’s Top 100 Solution Providers list, has opened a new operations centre in Winnipeg that will feature a cloud and unified communications offering. The unified communications offering

Published on: May 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 Workshop: Windows Server 2003 end of life

TORONTO - While Microsoft’s Windows Server 2003 will reach end of life in July, new research shows more than half of Canadian business are still running at least some of their workloads on

Published on: May 11th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 #4 Solution Provider of the Year

TORONTO - CompuCom Canada also expanded its solutions offering with new innovative private cloud and virtualization services, unified communications and collaboration solutions, and storage and data protection solutions. The company is a national

Published on: May 6th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 #3 Solution Provider of the Year

TORONTO - Compugen opened up a new business unit in managed print services, which is one of the awesome aspects of this perennial Top 5 solution provider. This Richmond Hill, Ont.-based full service solution

Published on: May 5th, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 Central Region Solution Provider of the Year

This award category recognizes the outstanding work and innovation by solution providers who are hyper local and hyper focused. The Central region is made up of Ontario and Quebec and this year’s winner

Published on: May 1st, 2015 CDN Staff