Who is the top public cloud provider in Canada?

Editor's note: This story has been corrected. A previous version of the story applied rankings to different cloud providers, which IDC doesn't seek to accomplish in its MarketScape report. Partners looking to work with

Published on: March 15th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Services revenue to surpass $1 trillion mark in 2018

Worldwide revenues for IT Services and business consulting services totaled $475 billion in the first half of 2017, an increase of 4.0 per cent year-over-year, according to the International Data Corp. latest report.

Published on: November 22nd, 2017 CDN Staff

Spending on mobile solutions surpasses trillion dollar mark

Worldwide spending on mobility solutions is forecast to reach $1.72 trillion in 2021, according to a recently by IDC called Worldwide Semiannual Mobility Spending Guide. In the report, IDC found that annual growth

Published on: October 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

PC monitors market continues to decline: new IDC report

IDC is reporting worldwide PC monitor shipments totaled 28.5 million units in the second quarter of 2017. While the shipment total represented a decline of 6.4 per cent over the prior year, some

Published on: September 19th, 2017 CDN Staff

Mac & Google enterprise mobility management on the rise

International Data Corp.'s new report, IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Enterprise Mobility Management Software 2017 Vendor Assessment found that enterprise mobility management (EMM) software vendors are generally meeting most requirements of today's enterprise mobile device and application management

Published on: August 14th, 2017 CDN Staff

Smartphone sales slightly in decline: new IDC report

According to a preliminary report from International Data Corporation (IDC), smartphone OEMs shipped a total of 341.6 million units worldwide in the second quarter of 2017 indicating a decline. IDC said that coming

Published on: August 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

IDC reveals Top 10 digital transformation providers

International Data Corporation (IDC) released a new study which evaluates consulting and systems integration providers in the channel that have built an expertise in digital transformation. Called the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Digital Transformation Consulting

Published on: July 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Converged infrastructure market takes another jump

The worldwide converged systems revenue increased 4.6 per cent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2017 with vendor revenue reaching the $2.67 billion mark, according to new research from IDC. International Data Corp.

Published on: June 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

Shift occurring between tablet to detachables: new IDC report

Two things are happening to the tablet market. The first is a continuous decline and the second is customers are shifting to detachable devices. IDC has reported the worldwide tablet market once again

Published on: May 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Intel announces new Xeon processor family for scalable workloads

In a world where it’s no longer “business as usual,” Intel Corp. is unveiled a new processor as part of its Xeon server line in an effort to revamp the data centre. The

Published on: May 4th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

A tie for top spot at the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers

It was a photo-finish for CDW Canada and Softchoice at the annual CDN Top 100 Solution Providers Gala. For the first time in Top 100 history two solution providers tied for top spot

Published on: April 25th, 2017 CDN Staff

Signs of life from the PC market start to show

IDC is reporting that worldwide shipments of traditional PCs (desktop, notebook, workstation) actually grew for the first time in five years. Taken from IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker, the research firm

Published on: April 25th, 2017 CDN Staff

State of digital transformation in Canada

If 2016 was the year businesses became aware of digital transformation, 2017 is the year that these businesses begin to equip themselves for that disruption. In its second annual digital transformation report conducted

Published on: April 12th, 2017 Alex Radu

Apps are cool, convenient, useful and dangerous

A few weeks ago, I had to visit my friendly smartphone store. I could do everything – send/receive texts, send/receive emails, access/use business and social media apps – everything but make a phone

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Max Spindle