Services revenue to surpass $1 trillion mark in 2018

Worldwide revenues for IT Services and business consulting services totaled $475 billion in the first half of 2017, an increase of 4.0 per cent year-over-year, according to the International Data Corp. latest report.

Published on: November 22nd, 2017 CDN Staff

Security concerns, lack of collaboration still top barriers to digital transformation

The virtualization of the workplace has changed how products and services are made, monetized, and managed. While digital transformation is increasingly necessary for survival, adopting new technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT)

Published on: October 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

A roadmap for smoother sailing in the Channel

Rapidly changing technology, an unprecedented number of mergers and acquisitions and evolving consumption models have made navigating the technology sales channel as challenging as navigating a dingy through a stormy sea. The blur

Published on: August 4th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Li-Fi is here to replace Wi-Fi, and is 100 times faster

Scientists have unveiled a new wireless technology that is able to transfer data at speeds of 1 Gbps outside of lab settings. Called Li-Fi, the technology, invented in 2011, sends data using nanosecond

Published on: November 25th, 2015 CDN Staff

Here’s how much more cyber attacks the healthcare industry actually sees

By now it's no secret that the healthcare vertical is a high-value target for hackers, but by just how much? A new report from security vendor Websense Labs puts concrete figures on these

Published on: September 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

Apple, surprisingly, is not leading the wearables market (yet)

Apple is not number one. That's right. In the wearables space, the company has not claimed the throne - at least, not yet. Market research firm IDC has released wearables figures on Q2 of 2015,

Published on: August 28th, 2015 Dave Yin

Canadian hacker gains notoriety, macro malware growing exponentially: Report

Remember Lordfenix, the 20-year old Brazillian student who single-handedly developed over 100 trojans since 2013? Well, it looks like he has competition from Canada. A hacker by the name of "Frapstar" has gained notoriety and is

Published on: August 27th, 2015 CDN Staff

New cloud report includes explicit figures on business benefits from mature adoption

Is cloud moving into a second wave of adoption?  Cisco seems to think so. In a new report co-sponsored by the networking giant, research firm IDC found that companies are moving beyond using cloud

Published on: August 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

Companies believe email and social media alone make a digital workplace: Survey

Think your company is a digital workplace? Think again. A new survey conducted by IT consulting firm Avanade shows that companies believe employee engagement impacts the bottom line, yet are unwilling to invest

Published on: August 11th, 2015 CDN Staff

Worldwide tablet growth slows: IDC

Not exact the report channel partners where hoping for, but according to the latest figures from IDC 2015 tablet growth has slowed down, while the cellular-connected tablets and 2-in-1 devices maintained some momentum

Published on: June 1st, 2015 CDN Staff

Over-the-top television such as Netflix will quadruple in revenue by 2019: Juniper

Over-the-top (OTT) television providers such as Netflix and Amazon Prime will quadruple in revenue over the next few years rising from $8 billion in 2014 to $31.6 billion in 2019. This is according

Published on: April 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff

Line of Business will dominate short-term cloud spending: Survey

Line of business (LOB) will lead cloud adoption in as little as two years. According to a new survey called "Hosting and Cloud Study 2015?", the majority of marketing departments (57 per cent)

Published on: April 6th, 2015 Dave Yin

Advanced computing shortage hampers innovation in Ontario: Report

At a time when researchers in Canada are increasingly becoming dependent on advanced computing (AC), the country is falling behind in investing on the much needed resource and the lack of access to

Published on: July 3rd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Will IoT produce a hardware renaissance?

In 2012 and 2013 hardware sales dropped for the first time ever in back to back years, according to research from IDC. IDC forecasted that there would be about 600 million fewer PC's shipped

Published on: June 11th, 2014 CDN Staff