Worldwide PC market continues to slump, according to new Gartner report

Gartner Group, in its latest study, says that traditional promotions such as back-to-school sales no longer make an impact on the market as the PC sector continues to decline even further. Worldwide PC

Published on: October 15th, 2017 CDN Staff

Dell to deliver PC-as-a-Service

LAS VEGAS – Dell Technologies has launched a PC-as-a-Service (PCaaS) solution that will combine all of its client-devices, software along with deployment services that will include security and support in a per seat,

Published on: May 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Four new channel priorities for Lenovo Canada

Coming out of its annual Accelerate conference, Lenovo is embarking on a North American channel strategy that will have a big emphasis on the Canadian market. The event in Orlando, Fla., broke new

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

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

Worldwide PC shipments hit lowest numbers since 2007, Gartner says

Global PC shipments are at their lowest point in a decade. A total of 62.2 million units were shipped worldwide in the first quarter of 2017, a 2.4 per cent decline from the

Published on: April 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Dell EMC announces new suite to help PC deployment

Dell EMC is hoping to help enterprises speed up deployment of their computers with a solution that requires less effort and offers more control. The company has launched its ProDeploy Client Suite, which

Published on: January 12th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

HP Inc. speeds up the Partner First channel program

BOSTON - HP Inc. has updated the Partner First program with an emphasis on speeding up routes to market for channel partners. The new updates are led by a streamlined structure for membership

Published on: October 1st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

EMC close means the birth of Dell Technologies

The newly named Dell Technologies today announced that the merger with EMC Corp. is complete, effectively establishing “ the world’s largest privately-controlled tech company.” According to the firm, formerly Dell Inc., the combined

Published on: September 7th, 2016 CDN Staff

CDN Women 2016 Honouree Norma Tidd

TORONTO - CDN is proud to honour for 2016 Norma Tidd. At the CDN 2016 Women of the IT Channel luncheon at the historic Weston Golf & Country Club Norma Tidd's contribution to the

Published on: September 1st, 2016 Mudeeha Yousaf

HP now offering Device-as-a-Service

HP Inc. customers that want the newest shiny laptop or tablet no longer have to go out and buy it, or even bother managing it, as the vendor is introducing a new Device-as-a-Service

Published on: June 30th, 2016 Brian Jackson

A quick look at the new HP EliteBook 1030

HP has announced an addition to its business-class line of notebooks, namely the HP EliteBook 1030. While it's the most expensive of the three models - it starts at about US $1249.00, the EliteBook

Published on: May 16th, 2016 CDN Staff

Lenovo’s PC sales rose in double digits in North America amidst global decline

PC sales just can't seem to catch a break. New numbers released by market research firm Gartner indicate that worldwide shipments declined 9.6 per cent in the first quarter of 2016 compared to the

Published on: April 13th, 2016 CDN Staff

Intel’s Andy Grove left more than a legacy

I was saddened to learn of the passing of Andy Grove at age 79. Intel did not release the cause of death, but it was widely known in the industry that Grove suffered

Published on: March 22nd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell makes push into embedded PC market

Dell has announced its first PCs to take the embedded form factor. The Embedded Box PC 3000 and 5000 Series are fanless and ruggedized, and are designed to work in harsh environments alongside IoT

Published on: February 24th, 2016 CDN Staff