Palo Alto Networks puts the focus on enablement in new program

Most channel partner programs focus on profitability, but Palo Alto Networks is attempting to do something different by putting the onus on enablement. The security vendor has revamped its NextWave partner program in

Published on: April 5th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Kaspersky announces private network offering among three service additions

Kaspersky has added three new services solutions and services to its cyber security portfolio. Kaspersky Anti Targeted Attack Platform  This combination of technology and services is designed to be a holistic approach to preventing,

Published on: March 4th, 2016 CDN Staff

VirtualArmor begins expansion into Canada, lists on the Canadian Securities Exchange

Cloud and network security provider VirtualArmor International Inc. has joined the list of companies trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) The Centennial, CO-based company, now trading under "VAI", chose to list in

Published on: November 30th, 2015 CDN Staff

Cisco announces three new security offerings

Cisco today announced three new security services to its portfolio to extend its coverage, namely Cloud Access Security (CAS), Identity Services Engine, and a Threat Awareness Service. The first is designed to provide visibility and data

Published on: November 3rd, 2015 Dave Yin

NetApp Canada channel chief moves to Palo Alto Networks

CDN has learned that NetApp Canada’s National Channel Manager Rick Brown has left the company to pursue a new role at Palo Alto Networks Canada. Palo Alto Networks is a network security vendor

Published on: September 30th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Trustwave partners with Palo Alto Networks to service network security platform

Managed security service provider Trustwave has announced a new partnership with network security company Palo Alto Networks. Under the agreement, the former will provide managed security services on Palo Alto's platform, expanding the

Published on: September 30th, 2015 CDN Staff

Security testing tool maker pushes for network resilience in Canada

Companies that rely on networks are not doing adequate testing to ensure that they are resilient rather than simply difficult to penetrate, according to information security company Ixia. Speaking at an Empowered Networks

Published on: October 31st, 2014 Dave Yin

CRTC, computer reseller, ISP foil spam campaign

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) said its collaboration with a computer reseller and an Internet service provider based in Saskatchewan managed to stop the distribution of spam messages to millions of

Published on: October 7th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Fortinet unveils new network security certification

Fortinet Inc. announced an eight-level technical certification program designed to enable the company’s partners, customers and security professionals to gain and demonstrate expertise in the full range of Fortinet’s network security products. Called the

Published on: July 31st, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Fortinet rolls out 1 terabit per second firewall

Network security company Fortinet said its FortiGate 5144C firewall that exceeds 1 terabit throughput makes the device the fastest firewall in the world but the reason why it is needed is more important.

Published on: July 24th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

OpenText customers get free enterprise file sharing, synchronization

OpenText Corp. (TSE: OTC) today announced that it is offering its customers free enterprise file sharing and synchronization for OpenText Content Suite 10.5. Content Suite 10.5 Platform customers will qualify for an unlimited

Published on: July 8th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Malwarebytes zeros in on zero-day exploits

IT security administrators are understandably confounded by zero-day attacks because these threats are hurled at their system’s vulnerabilities at a time when no patch or fix is yet available for the flaw. Think

Published on: June 12th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Fortinet rolls out free network security courses for partners

Network security equipment vendor Fortinet is offering for free to channel partners a number of modular online courses meant to help network administrators build expertise on the company’s portfolio of network security products.

Published on: May 22nd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Cisco uses Sourcefire tech in new managed security service

Cisco Systems may not be the first name that comes to mind when businesses are in search of a security provider, but the networking gear maker appears to be bent on changing that

Published on: April 25th, 2014 Nestor Arellano