CDN Top 100 Solution Providers Client Solutions Award: Northern Micro

Providing solutions to verticals like the government and education is no small feat for channel partners, but Ottawa-based Northern Micro has excelled in this space. As a result, the IT solutions company has

Published on: May 14th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

SAS CEO Jim Goodnight on the importance of education, STEM, and ending the skills gap

TORONTO - SAS CEO Jim Goodnight is no stranger to education initiatives, and during a recent trip earlier in the year to Toronto, ITWC got a chance to sit down with him to

Published on: March 29th, 2018 Alex Radu

Apple unveils new iPad, same price tag, at education event

Apple Inc. is pushing further into the education sector, and at its education event in Chicago this morning, unveiled a new iPad and some complementing software. The new 9.7-inch iPad, with support for

Published on: March 27th, 2018 Alex Coop

Exploring performance-enhancing athletic apparel – Tech in Sports Ep. 22

The Tech in Sports crew explores all the major sports tech news from the last week including Amazon supporting the NFL's next-gen stats platform, Facebook hiring a sports executive, the NBA's new education

Published on: December 7th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Microsoft expands Office 365 for first line worker

Microsoft redesigned Office 365 to be more specific to two major work groups: first line workers and educators. First line workers are typically the first person a customer’s deals with at a company.

Published on: September 25th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Hashtag Trending – iOS 11 global rollout has some issues, Equifax breach gets worse

iOS 11 launches worldwide with some hiccups, the Equifax breach keeps getting worse, and Google takes aim at fake news in Canada. On Twitter today, it was hard to miss people’s reactions to

Published on: September 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – iOS 11 global rollout has some issues, Equifax breach gets worse

iOS 11 launches worldwide with some hiccups, the Equifax breach keeps getting worse, and Google takes aim at fake news in Canada. On Twitter today, it was hard to miss people’s reactions to

Published on: September 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

HP Inc launches all-new partner training and education program

HP Inc. is looking to better educate and train its worldwide partners with its latest announcement at HP Reinvent, it’s annual global partner event, this year in Chicago on September 12. The company

Published on: September 12th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Tablet-based education initiative in correctional facilities sees success

Education has proven to be the key to rehabilitating incarcerated individuals and reducing recidivism, and the first tablet-based education initiative within the correctional system is reporting that it's been a great success. Corrections-related

Published on: August 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Microsoft reveals new OS and targets Chromebooks with new Surface Laptop

At its education event in New York this morning, the Redmond, Washington-based giant announced its intent to recapture an area that has been dominated by Google's Chromebook, unveiling a new edition of its operating

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

The social responsibility of a corporation like SAS

ORLANDO – SAS Institute Inc. isn’t new to education initiatives or social responsibility, especially with Jim Goodnight at the helm. With 63 SAS masters programs and 144 join certifications, it isn’t a shock

Published on: April 4th, 2017 Alex Radu

Avnet to expand partner education program with new global Lenovo deal

Avnet Technology Solutions is placing a special importance on teaching its customers how to use certain products with its new Lenovo Group Ltd. contract. The business-to-business technology distributor’s training division, Avnet Academy, has announced that

Published on: February 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

ConnectWise president takes the aptitude test

ORLANDO - ConnectWise International co-founder, president, and managing director David Bellini understands that to keep up with the ever evolving technology, ConnectWise plays an important role in the education of its 100,000 partners across

Published on: November 11th, 2016 Alex Radu

Four business communities you need to sell to today

Today’s marketplace is in the midst of a profound transformation in how sales are generated and sustained. And nowhere else is this more apparent than in the changing relationship between sellers and buyers.

Published on: September 23rd, 2016 Colleen Francis