CDN’s #7 Newsmaker of the Year – Rola Dagher & Bernadette Wightman

After three years at the helm of Cisco Canada, Bernadette Wightman passed the torch to Rola Dagher. But before she left, she carried Cisco Canada into 2017 off the momentum that made her

Published on: March 12th, 2018 Alex Radu

Tech Data adds Cisco Spark and Cisco Umbrella Cloud Solutions to StreamOne

Resellers across Canada can now access Cisco Spark and Cisco Umbrella cloud security on Tech Data’s StreamOne Cloud Marketplace. Both solutions, also available in Europe and the U.S., can be offered to customers

Published on: March 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cisco launches new network automation tools for service providers

Cisco launched six new pieces of software to help global service providers run their large-scale networks and prepare for the next wave of connected devices. According to the Cisco Visual Networking Index Forecast,

Published on: February 20th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cisco packs everything it can into new container platform

Individuals and businesses love containers, but managing them is a different story. Cisco’s new Container Platform wants to remove all the hassle that comes with balancing configurations across applications living on premise and

Published on: February 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

2 Truths and a Lie with Cisco Canada’s Rola Dagher

Now the president of Cisco Canada, Rola Dagher's career has spanned over 25 years with executive roles at Dell EMC and Bell Canada. We know what she can do in the business world,

Published on: February 1st, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Cisco HyperFlex upgrade targets cloud infrastructure

There’s a lot more Cisco software packed into the latest HyperFlex update, and analysts say it will simplify data centre operations. Cisco recently introduced the 3.0 software release for HyperFlex, which combines storage

Published on: January 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

Top 25 Newsmakers featured in CDN’s January Digital Edition

CDN has created its Top 25 Newsmakers list every year since 2001, and this year is no different. While longtime CDN editor Paolo Del Nibletto is no longer at the helm, the show

Published on: January 25th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Amazon’s cashier-less store, Canada tests blockchain, top tech firms could combine for $1 trillion in 2018

Amazon officially opens its first cashier-less store, the Canadian government tests out blockchain, and the top ten tech companies could combine for more than $1 trillion in sales by the end of the

Published on: January 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Patching for Meltdown/Spectre: Make sure your AV supplier has the key

The question of how fast to apply Microsoft's January 3 patches for the Meltdown/Spectre processor vulnerability -- and ones that may be issued today with the Patch Tuesday bundle -- comes down to

Published on: January 12th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Cisco and Hyundai team up to develop secure open connected car network

Autonomous and connected cars are one of the hottest trends at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and both Cisco and Hyundai are on board. The two companies are combining forces

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

The top five leadership changes of 2017

2017 was no stranger to leadership changes amongst the Canadian channel community. Almost every major company saw a top executive leave or be replaced, so here are the top five Canadian leadership changes

Published on: December 18th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Alexa for Business may launch new voice enabled era of computing

LAS VEGAS – In the 1986 movie Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, Lt. Commander of the U.S.S. Enterprise Montgomery Scott – better known as Scotty – had to deal with a 20th

Published on: November 30th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top 10 Canadian tech firms by R&D spending

Published on: November 28th, 2017 Brian Jackson