CDN’s #3 Newsmaker of the Year – Kevin Peesker

Kevin Peesker began 2017 as the head of Dell EMC Canada, but stepped down from the position in the summer. His downtime didn’t last long, however; by September, he was the first Canadian-born

Published on: March 15th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

A channel perspective on International Women’s Day: Dell EMC’s Deanna Thomson talks diversity, equality in tech

The technology channel is a notoriously male-dominated field, which makes it an interesting case study for International Women’s Day. CDN got a chance to chat with Deanna Thomson, channel chief for Dell EMC

Published on: March 8th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Dell EMC adds four certifications to Proven Professional Program

Dell EMC wants to help enterprises and other organizations across the globe keep up with the rapid advances in IT by introducing four new certifications in its training program. The new certifications announced this

Published on: February 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Dell EMC’s new converged infrastructure system simplifies data centre modernization

Dell EMC’s new converged infrastructure (CI) system will make it easier for people to shift from traditional data centres to a vending machine-like IT department, says the company’s vice president of product and

Published on: February 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

New software-defined servers released by Dell EMC

Dell EMC is continuing its flurry of activity in the new year with more products and updates. The company has expanded its 14th generation PowerEdge portfolio with three new servers – the PowerEdge

Published on: February 6th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Dell EMC unveils new data protection platform for SMBs and small environments

Dell EMC is continuing to expand its protection storage portfolio with its latest product that targets mid-sized organizations and enterprise remote or branch office environments. The company has unveiled the Dell EMC Data

Published on: February 5th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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

Researchers uncover flaws capable of hijacking Dell EMC’s Data Protection Suite

Researchers from Digital Defense have uncovered zero-day vulnerabilities that allow hackers to hijack systems within the Dell EMC Data Protection Suite Family products. Released last January, Dell EMC’s suite of protection software comes

Published on: January 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

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

The top five most read stories of 2017

As 2017 winds down, CDN takes a stroll down memory lane to see what were our most popular stories of the year. To no one’s surprise, most of the top headlines involve leadership

Published on: December 18th, 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

New Dell EMC channel chief promises growth, no wholesale changes

New Dell EMC global channel leader Joyce Mullen has been with the company since 1999, and has seen plenty of change, including one of the largest mergers in tech history. As she gets

Published on: December 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

New leader for Dell EMC channel business

Changes have hit Dell EMC. Global channel chief John Byrne will be moving into a new role as head of North American Commercial Sales, while Joyce Mullen will be taking over leadership of

Published on: November 27th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs