Intel urges halt to installing its Meltdown/Spectre patches

After getting reports 11 days ago that some Intel-based computers were undergoing high amounts of reboots after installing patches to fix the Meltdown/Spectre vulnerabilities the chipmaker has asked infosec pros and vendors to

Published on: January 23rd, 2018 Howard Solomon

Red Hat brings in more automation to Enterprise Linux

With the release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4, the open source pioneer is offering new automation capabilities designed to limit IT complexity while enhancing workload security and performance for traditional and cloud-native

Published on: August 2nd, 2017 CDN Staff

AMD is back with ‘Epyc’ new data centre processor

After four years, AMD is back in the data centre chip space, and the company is looking to pry open the grasp Intel has on the market with its new Epyc data centre

Published on: June 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Red Hat opens up storage solutions to the channel

LAS VEGAS – Sitting between Red Hat’s two main lines of business (infrastructure and application development) is storage. Known for being an open source pioneer, Red Hat storage usually does not get the

Published on: March 31st, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top Newsmaker: Red Hat Canada’s Luc Villeneuve

Luc Villeneuve took the Canadian operation of Red Hat to another level in 2016. Buoyed by the Microsoft partnership that made the once fierce rivals pivot to the benefit of customers and channel

Published on: March 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

Why the new Red Hat APP program is not in Canada, yet

LAS VEGAS – Yesterday CDN published a news story on the new Red Hat Application Platform Partner (APP) Initiative – code named “Franchise”. This new program is as innovative as it gets in

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New Red Hat partner initiative to target digital transformation

LAS VEGAS - Red Hat, Inc. is looking for a new type of channel partner. One that can drive a sale from discovery, to pilot, to build, to deploy and finally to scale.

Published on: March 27th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top Newsmaker: Microsoft Canada’s Janet Kennedy

Janet Kennedy is still living the dream. Kennedy told CDN on her first day as President of Microsoft Canada back in 2013 that her new position was her dream job. As she enters

Published on: March 23rd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Big Blue and Red Hat partnership means rosy future for OpenStack

LAS VEGAS - IBM Corp. spent the majority of its opening keynote at Interconnect, its annual cloud conference, singing the praises of its public cloud capabilities - but it also spent a few

Published on: March 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers #10-6

Published on: March 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

Top 25 Newsmakers featured in CDN Digital Edition

Each year since 2001, CDN’s editorial staff highlight the individuals who not only made major headlines throughout the year but whose impact is likely to be felt in the channel for years to

Published on: February 17th, 2017 CDN Staff

Top 20 solution provider makes Pivot to acquisition

No. 18 solution provider on the CDN Top 100 list TeraMach Technologies Inc. of Ottawa has been acquired by global IT services provider Pivot Technology Solutions. No terms were disclosed about this deal,

Published on: October 24th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft further commits to open source as exec take stage with Red Hat CEO at LinuxCon

Two former rivals took the stage together at LinuxCon in Toronto this week, showing just how much things have changed in the software business over the last few years. Wim Coekaerts, Microsoft's vice

Published on: August 24th, 2016 Chris Talbot

Most companies worried about coping with increasing data volumes, says Red Hat

Storage has become a complicated animal within the IT stack, and according to a recent Vanson Bourne survey commissioned by Red Hat, there's growing evidence that ignoring the critical role storage plays across physical,

Published on: August 22nd, 2016 Chris Talbot