Cancer Care Ontario uses analytics to cure data problems

LAS VEGAS - Three hundred terabytes of data and about 150 data sets, that’s about the size of the amount of information Cancer Care Ontario, the provincial government’s advisor on cancer and renal

Published on: October 30th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Managed Services Award

i3 Solutions Inc., focused on patients' comfort as well as healthcare practioners' needs when it developed Panacea. The touch-enabled hospital bedside display provides doctors and nurses access to patient records and serves as

Published on: September 24th, 2014 CDN Staff

Steve Forbes on the new abnormal

LAS VEGAS – Forbes publisher and former U.S. Presidential candidate Steve Forbes addressed the solution provider community at the Ingram One show. He dismissed the trend of “the new normal” in the economy

Published on: September 23rd, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

I3 Solutions named CDN Solution Provider of the Year

The 12th annual CDN Channel Elite Awards (CEA) in Toronto saw i3 Solutions Inc. of Mississauga, Ont. take home the coveted Solution Provider of the Year award. A crowd of just under 200 people packed the

Published on: September 17th, 2014 CDN Staff

CEA winner’s Panacea medical data screen also a cure for boredom

Staying in a hospital can be a lonely experience, especially when patients only have a TV set or the occasional visitor for company - but one company has set out to change all

Published on: September 11th, 2014 Candice So

CDN TV: Channel/vendor alliance keeps hospital online

This episode of CDN TV explores how a solution provider and its vendor partner worked side-by-side to keep a hospital fully operational. One of the main challenges that a hospital has is it

Published on: May 6th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Smartphone for the blind vendor interested in new resellers

The Project Ray smartphone looks no different than any other smartphone in the market except that this smartphone is specifically for the blind. Based in Israel, Project Ray Ltd. currently has three smartphones available for

Published on: January 16th, 2014 CDN Staff

Ingram Micro promotes Canadians to prime positions

Palm Springs, Calif. – Ingram Micro has created two new divisions inside is Canadian operation based in Mississauga, Ont. Subsidiary president Mark Snider told CDN that the distributor created an Advanced Computing and

Published on: October 22nd, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intuit changing the way it does business

Most small businesses have heard of Intuit Inc. because of its flagship product QuickBooks. QuickBooks is an accounting software developed by Intuit approximately three-decades ago. The company also has deep roots in Canada. Intuit

Published on: October 11th, 2013 CDN Staff


Who says that doctors no longer make house calls? Two insurance providers, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, are pushing a new way to see a doctor for non-emergency needs when their own

Published on: July 25th, 2013 CDN Staff

Spend on cyber-security is going way up

London-based ABI Research, in its latest study, said the cyber-security spend specific on critical infrastructure will rise to $46 billion worldwide. According to the market research firm, the digitization of critical infrastructures has

Published on: July 18th, 2013 CDN Staff

3D printing that saved a life

We’ve seen the stories of 3D printing being used for producing guns. Here’s a story about 20-month old baby being saved because of a 3D printed device that restored the child’s breathing. In

Published on: May 23rd, 2013 CDN Staff

Mobility driving innovation in Canadian health care

A new report by IT research firm IDC Canada examines how mobile innovation is driving change in the Canadian health landscape, and how the rapid increase of smartphone adoption solidifies mobile technology's vital

Published on: May 9th, 2013 CDN Staff

Can the channel save healthcare?

Most Canadians can probably attest to doctors' offices littered with files and records and slow wait times for lab test results or referrals. Talk of electronic health records (EHRs) and a more centralized

Published on: November 21st, 2011 Harmeet Singh