CDN’s #12 Newsmaker of the Year – Mary Ann Yule

In last year’s Top 25 Newsmakers, HP Canada’s president and CEO was tied with (now former) HPE Enterprise Canada’s managing director, Charlie Atkinson, but Mary Ann Yule really came into her own in

Published on: March 5th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Five new directors join the Canadian Channel Chiefs Council board

Change is a constant in Canada’s IT reseller channel, and at the April meeting of the Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) board of directors, five new members were appointed to the C4 in

Published on: May 7th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Avnet Canada on Aruba, HP’s split and distribution partner of the year

LAS VEGAS -- As Hewlett-Packard Co. prepares to split into two companies -- HP Inc. with the printing and personal systems business and HP Enterprise with the software, hardware and services business --

Published on: March 18th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP Canada shakeup: Executives prepare for new roles after the split

Las Vegas – CDN has learned that HP Canada is making some changes at the top of its executive ranks that will come into force once the company splits into two. HP Canada told

Published on: March 17th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

ITAC initiative seeks to bring women onto IT advisory boards

Do diverse boards make better boards? The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) seems to think so.  In a new effort to promote diversity in IT leadership, the group is creating a registry of

Published on: March 5th, 2015 Dave Yin

Channel chief spotlight: Gary Drysdale of HP Canada

In every issue of the Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) newsletter we try to feature a C4 member to gain insights from their experiences, learn about their channel journey, and what advice they have

Published on: January 21st, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP offers mobile app testing solution

For  many organizations today, mobile applications are increasingly becoming the “front door” by which existing and potential customers are able to access the business’s products and services. Except for some pure play mobile focused

Published on: October 31st, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Newsmaker #4 Lloyd Bryant, HP Canada

After years of stellar service with HP Canada across a variety of key leadership roles, Lloyd Bryant finally got tapped for the lead role at the subsidiary late in 2013. HP Canada has

Published on: March 5th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

HP puts Win7 on select consumer SKUs, but not in Canada

Windows 7 is making a comeback in Hewlett-Packard Co.’s online store, but apparently not in Canada. A report in Ars Technica notes that HP is offering five consumer PCs running Microsoft’s Windows 7

Published on: January 21st, 2014 Jeff Jedras

HP opens Canadian enterprise applications delivery centre in Winnipeg

In another boon for the prairie technology sector, Hewlett Packard Co.’s enterprise services business has announced the opening of the HP Canadian Regional Delivery Centre (RDC) in Winnipeg to help clients with enterprise

Published on: January 15th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

New workstation ultrabook has Haswell processors, Keplar graphics

With the latest refresh of its Z-series workstation family, Hewlett-Packard Co. isn’t just adding the latest Intel processors and Nvidia graphics – it’s adding a new form factor as well. HP already has

Published on: September 10th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

MTS acquires Winnipeg’s Epic Information Solutions

With cash to burn after a deal to sell off its Allstream enterprise telecom unit for $520 million this spring to Accelero, Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS) is going shopping, and it’s sticking close

Published on: September 5th, 2013 Jeff Jedras