Canadian solution providers optimistic about future channel opportunities thanks to new innovations

New innovations continue to drive change within business, and as customers start demanding services like the cloud or artificial intelligence-enabled products, technology providers need to keep up. The results of CDN’s annual Top

Published on: April 25th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Government to invest in 5G; Sidewalk Toronto holds first public roundtable; Tesla’s moment of reckoning?

The federal, Ontario, and Quebec governments are scheduled to announce a major investment in 5G technology. Google affiliate Sidewalk Toronto is holding its first public roundtable on the smart neighbourhood it’s building on

Published on: March 19th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

90% of Canadian businesses implementing digital transformation, relying on partners to do it

There's a lot for the channel to like in MNP LLP's comprehensive report on digital transformation. For starters, the Canadian consulting firm discovered that the vast majority - almost 90 per cent -

Published on: February 23rd, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Accenture’s secret to innovating at warp speed and scale

It’s not easy to change the way over 400,000 people across the globe work. But in just two years, Accenture is nearing completion of a project to move its entire workforce into the

Published on: February 19th, 2018 Cindy Baker

Real-time sales solution disrupting the real estate industry

While digital transformation has disrupted almost every sector, the real estate industry has been relatively slow to catch up – until now. A web-based sales solution for developers, and sales agents called Salefish

Published on: January 2nd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

The top CDN blogs of 2017

CDN’s 2017 roundup continues, this time with the most popular blog posts on the site in the last year. You can also find our most viewed slideshows, the CDN video roundup, top five leadership changes in 2017,

Published on: December 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tech CEO on the employee experience and why it’s never too late to digitally transform

TORONTO - A big trend in digital transformation is on the customer experience side of things, but according to the CEO of Avanade, businesses and organizations have to remember the employee experience as

Published on: December 19th, 2017 Alex Radu

Avaya officially emerges from Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Avaya has had a rough year, filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January 2017, but almost a year later, it has gotten itself out of the hole. The company has officially announced

Published on: December 15th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Focus on evolving business models in 2018, VMware execs tell partners

2018 is quickly approaching and companies are preparing for what seems like the inevitable digital transformation of their businesses. In the second part of our two-part Q&A, CDN spoke with VMware's vice president

Published on: December 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Avaya cleared to exit bankruptcy by end of 2017

Avaya Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection back in January and almost a year later, it has now reached a major milestone in its debt restructuring process. The US Bankruptcy Court for

Published on: November 29th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hakim Optical using AR to help customers find the perfect glasses

If you're in the market for new glasses but don't have the time to visit a store and try on some frames, Hakim Optical has the perfect digital solution for you. On Monday

Published on: November 21st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Security concerns, lack of collaboration still top barriers to digital transformation

The virtualization of the workplace has changed how products and services are made, monetized, and managed. While digital transformation is increasingly necessary for survival, adopting new technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT)

Published on: October 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tech Data has a brand new identity

Tech Data was founded by Steve Raymund 43 years ago in Clearwater, Fla. In that time, not much has changed in the company’s blue and white image. But with the changing landscape of

Published on: October 3rd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

IDC reveals 2018 Canadian channel predictions at CDN Channel Elite Awards

The year 2018 is going to be all about the journey Canadian channel partners will take to get across the digital divide, says IDC Canada in it's 2017 IDC Canadian Channel Survey report. David Senf,

Published on: September 28th, 2017 Alex Radu