Hashtag Trending – Government to invest in 5G; Sidewalk Toronto holds first public roundtable; Tesla’s moment of reckoning?

The federal, Ontario, and Quebec governments are scheduled to announce a major investment in 5G technology. Google affiliate Sidewalk Toronto is holding its first public roundtable on the smart neighbourhood it’s building on

Published on: March 19th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Groupe Millennium Micro strives to go nationwide

Groupe Millennium Micro is working on a development program for national markets. At 2017 Millennium Micro annual conference in Laval, Que., the Brossard, Que. headquartered channel community of 261 affiliate solution providers of

Published on: October 6th, 2017 Dominique Lemoine

Quebec cloud provider strikes partnership with security vendor

After 12 years in business and a significant name change just two years ago, IT Cloud Solutions now has more than 500 IT retail partners in its network in Canada. And, they have

Published on: October 5th, 2017 Dominique Lemoine

Big Quebec IT consultancy acquires Toronto solution provider

Montreal-based Alithya has acquired Toronto-based solution provider Systemware Innovation Corporation (SWI) Technologies. SWI specializes in developing big data analytics solutions for these sectors: nuclear, financial and transportation. Alithya already has an office in

Published on: April 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Cloud provider puts its smart city barometer to the test in Quebec

Last year OVH, a data storage and Internet services provider, made headlines by expanding its data centre facilities in Canada and reaching out to solution provider partners as well. Today, OVH released new

Published on: February 15th, 2017 CDN Staff

AWS Canada region open for business

TORONTO – As earlier reported, AWS Canada took the wraps off its new region in Montreal today. The region is officially called AWS Canada (Central) Region. Regions are Amazon Web Services’ way of

Published on: December 8th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Group Millennium Micro to provide nationwide services

LAVAL, Que. – At Group Millennium Micro’s annual convention, the largest IT channel buying organization in the country announced a bold initiative to deliver IT services coast-to-coast. Currently Group Millennium Micro sports 264

Published on: October 2nd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Acceo Solutions acquires Groupe Techna Inc

Montreal IT provider Acceo Solutions Inc. has acquired Groupe Techna Inc. (GTechna) and GTechna USA. The latter, based in St-Laurent, QC develops automation systems for municipal organizations including parking management, law enforcement, police,

Published on: January 22nd, 2016 CDN Staff

New details emerge in Informatique EBR corruption schemes amidst wide-scale inquiry

Quebec’s anti-corruption squad, UPAC, suspects that the IT director of the province's Ministry of Public Safety, Abdelaziz Younsi, had traveled with Mohamed El-Khayat, co-founder of Informatique EBR, prior to the latter receiving a computer

Published on: December 21st, 2015 Dave Yin

Quebec Auditor General finds lack of impartiality in IT contract selection process

Risks to the IT contract management process are not being properly mitigated, according to Quebec's Auditor General. In the closing remarks of her report on IT contracts in the province of Quebec, Guylaine Leclerc,

Published on: December 1st, 2015 CDN Staff

Dell bullish on the Quebec market

TORONTO – Dell Canada is putting more resources towards the Quebec market place. The Canadian subsidiary recently hired Mario Vitale, a long time vice president of HP Canada’s Eastern region based in Montreal.

Published on: September 18th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Avaya takes a fresh look at market segmentation in Eastern Canada

One of the more interesting aspects of the Canadian market is Eastern region of the country and the Province of Quebec. The region comprises one of the great cities of the world in

Published on: September 9th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft Canada to open Toronto and Quebec data centres

Microsoft Canada called it a cloud touch down in Canada. The software giant plans to have commercial cloud services from Canada featuring Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online. They will be delivered from Toronto and

Published on: June 2nd, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 Central Region Solution Provider of the Year

This award category recognizes the outstanding work and innovation by solution providers who are hyper local and hyper focused. The Central region is made up of Ontario and Quebec and this year’s winner

Published on: May 1st, 2015 CDN Staff