CDN honours pioneers at 2016 Women of the IT Channel event

Published on: August 30th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Heather Schaan: Microserve’s mastermind

CDN 2016 Women of the IT Channel honouree Heather Schaan chose to be part of the IT channel from the get-go. The Vice President & General Manager for CDN Top 100 solution provider Microserve

Published on: August 24th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Ingram executive shake up includes Canada

About a year after Ingram Micro Canada regained its independent status instead of being part of the North American region, its president Mark Snider has accepted a job to be the Executive Vice

Published on: August 9th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Ingram Micro/HNA deal could be on shaky ground

The $6 billion deal for Ingram Micro is on hold; for a little while. The Wall Street Journal reported that the February 18th merger agreement between Ingram Micro and Chinese conglomerate HNA Group

Published on: July 22nd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

A quick look at what’s new in the latest version of Ingram Micro’s Odin Service Automation platform

Ingram Micro has unveiled version 7 of its Odin Service Automation platform, one that features a revamped plugin environment and new Microsoft integrations. First, the distributor is adding support for Exchange 2016 and Microsoft

Published on: July 18th, 2016 Dave Yin

Ingram Micro Canada adds IBM Power Systems to its portfolio

Some large IBM solutions are coming to Ingram Micro Canada. The Canadian arm of the distributor announced today that it's adding IBM Power Systems to its Advanced Solutions portfolio. IBM Business Partners will now have

Published on: June 9th, 2016 Dave Yin

New “Amazon of the channel” hopes to bring ecommerce convenience to resellers

If the closure of big box retailers is any indication, the convenience of online shopping has reached Canadian consumers, but has it reached businesses? One company, called, wants to accomplish just that.

Published on: May 27th, 2016 Dave Yin

How close was Ingram Micro to merging with Tech Data or Synnex?

Ingram Micro’s SEC (U.S. Security and Exchange Commission) file made for some interesting reading today. The most interesting part was in the preliminary merger proxy area where the world’s top IT distributor exposed

Published on: May 17th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Distie Report: IBM Canada and Tech Data Canada sever ties, Ingram Micro partners with Under Armour and more

In this week's roundup of distributor news, we have major developments from Tech Data, Ingram Micro and Westcon.   Tech Data Canada and HP Enterprise do BCS deal Tech Data Canada was named by Hewlett Packard

Published on: May 6th, 2016 CDN Staff

Ingram Micro Canada to partner with Under Armour and others

TORONTO – At the Ingram Micro Canada Partner Experience event Dave Mason, the vice president of sales informed the audience of about 250 channel partners that the distributor would be entering into a

Published on: April 28th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Digital Edition looks at Cisco’s new multi-cloud architecture

In this issue of the CDN Digital Edition we are featuring Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins and the company's multi-cloud architecture called HyperFlex. We look at IBM's, not one or two, but three new channel programs. Meanwhile, Ingram

Published on: March 29th, 2016 CDN Staff

CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers of 2015 – No 17: Mark Snider

2015 started out incredibly well for Mark Snider. He got a big promotion to senior vice president and general manager of Ingram Micro Canada. As the year went on Snider got another pleasant

Published on: March 4th, 2016 CDN Staff

Ingram Micro president steps down following company sale to Chinese conglomerate

Less than a week after announcing it would be acquired by China-based Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company, Ltd., Ingram Micro's president has decided to resign. A spokesperson for the multibillion dollar distributor confirmed to CDN that Paul Read,

Published on: February 25th, 2016 Dave Yin

Ingram Micro sold to Chinese conglomerate for $6 billion

This morning there are several reports of the sale of Ingram Micro, the world’s largest distributor to HNA Group of China. HNA is multinational conglomerate with more than $90 billion in assets in

Published on: February 18th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto