A global partnership program battling cyber crime, from Symantec

Meta Networks has joined a collaborative partnership program with Symantec that hopes to create a more secure cloud network and combat cybercrime. The cloud-native networking company, according to a Tuesday release, has joined

Published on: August 9th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Plurilock rolls out a formal partner program after huge interest in its continuous user authentication solution

A Canadian cybersecurity firm’s AI solution that provides continuous user authentication by tracking keystrokes and mouse movements has caught the attention of the channel community, leading the company to launch its first global

Published on: July 25th, 2018 Alex Coop

Predicting the near and far-future of tech in sports – Tech in Sports Ep. 52

All your latest sports tech news from the past week, including the last bit of World Cup news, an inside look at the technology used by the Philadelphia 76ers, and we discuss the

Published on: July 16th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Siemens picks industrial cyber security firm as a strategic partner

Global technology firm Siemens is now selling Claroty’s industrial cyber security products, thanks to a new partnership. Claroty, which has partners across Canada, was selected by Siemens following an “intensive technical evaluation,” the

Published on: June 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cybersecurity risks at the World Cup – Tech in Sports Ep. 48

All the latest sports tech news of the week, including World Cup predictions, ticket purchasing through Snapchat, ball tracking at the US Open, and more! Plus, we spoke with Alexis Dorais-Joncas, a security intelligence

Published on: June 18th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

High-Tech Bridge hopes to gain half of its new partners from U.S and Canada with channel program launch

Global application security provider High-Tech Bridge is launching a new channel program, and according to its CEO, they’re hoping to gain at least 100 VAR partners, many of which will be in Canada.

Published on: June 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

Barracuda announces updated security training solution for SMBs and a new study

Organizations with less than 1,000 employees is the target of Barracuda Networks Inc.’s latest update to its anti-phishing training, and the security and storage solutions firm is leaning on its channel partners to

Published on: June 5th, 2018 Alex Coop

Should anti-doping agencies be able to hack athletes’ phones? – Tech in Sports Ep. 45

All the latest sports tech news, including the NHL’s dive into using smart data-tracking pucks, DAZN winning exclusive broadcast rights to European soccer in Canada, tech at the World Cup, and more! Plus,

Published on: May 28th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

HP teams up with Aon to tackle cyber risks with new security solution

LAS VEGAS - Cybersecurity continues to be the hottest topic in the tech industry. HP Inc. has announced it is joining forces with Aon, a professional services firm, to offer a security solution

Published on: April 11th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Spotify goes public, BMO to open tech campus, Equifax breach hits millions more customers

Spotify goes public, the Bank of Montreal will open a tech campus in Toronto’s Eaton Centre, and Equifax reveals millions more people were affected by its data breach last year. First up from

Published on: March 2nd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

2018 budget “misses the mark”: a comprehensive analysis of all its tech initiatives

The 2018 Canadian budget has been unveiled, and while there are plenty of tech-related initiatives, many in the industry are feeling let down. The government has gone all in on cybersecurity, big data,

Published on: February 28th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

The most impactful tech stories of the 2018 Winter Olympics – Tech in Sports Ep. 31

The Tech in Sports crew explores all the latest sports tech news from the last week, including a cryptocurrency-sponsored Canadian Olympic speedskater, a tech summit at the NBA All-Star game, Tom Brady's new

Published on: February 20th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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

Kaspersky Lab discovers zero-day vulnerability in Telegram messenger

Researchers from Kaspersky Lab have discovered a zero-day vulnerability in the messaging service Telegram that allowed hackers to mine cryptocurrency from machines with the desktop app installed. The vulnerability has been exploited since

Published on: February 13th, 2018 Alex Coop