Nearly one in four pieces of software installed in Canada last year was unlicensed: Report

Ever wonder about the impact of software piracy in an age of Software-as-a-Service? Despite efforts to curb the practice, using unlicensed software is still common. A new report published by the Business Software

Published on: July 25th, 2016 Dave Yin

Azure to make sensitive documents more secure

TORONTO - “As soon as you print your document it no longer becomes intelligent.” That’s what Julia White, the general manager of product market for Office at Microsoft, told CDN at the Worldwide

Published on: July 13th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

The Top 10 IT security tools for 2016 and why the CSO should care

National Harbor, MD — At its Security & Risk Management Summit this week, analyst firm Gartner Inc. outlined the top ten information security tools it feels will most affect enterprises this year. These

Published on: June 17th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Microsoft’s Canadian data centres are helping transform this solution provider

DMTI Spatial, some might argue, has reached phase three in its two decades of operations. The Markham, Ont.-based solution provider has a bit of a niche, in that it provides "Canadian location intelligence" solutions to

Published on: May 23rd, 2016 Dave Yin

Citrix releases virtualized browser to manage web-based applications

More and more modern apps these days are browser-based for easy deployment and management, but while they seem to close some security loopholes, are they also opening themselves up to new ones? Citrix

Published on: March 29th, 2016 CDN Staff

Nutanix reveals new Enterprise Cloud solution

Nutanix has announced the release of a new enterprise cloud solution. The Nutanix New Enterprise Cloud is designed to consolidate many operational functions in the data centre, such as virtualization tools. It's designed

Published on: February 16th, 2016 CDN Staff

VMware unveils vRealize Suite 7

VMware has unveiled vRealize Suite 7, which includes Operations 6.2, Log Insight 3.3, Automation 7 and Business for Cloud 7. The solution is designed to help customers provision and manage compute, storage, network and application

Published on: February 11th, 2016 CDN Staff

Making money from printed documents that matter

The plea from managed print services providers (MPS) to partner with the channel is nothing new. Each year traditional MPS players work to establish partnerships with the channel community only to be turned

Published on: February 11th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

IBM partners with Bell to secure connections to its cloud

There are more clouds gathering in Canada, and they are not harbingers of economic woes, but of IBM partnering with Bell to provide business customers across Canada with access to specialized cloud services

Published on: February 9th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Oracle extends its SaaS channel marketplace

Oracle used its OpenWorld 2015 showcase to announce it has expanded its partner ecosystem specifically for Software-as-a-Service through the Oracle Cloud Marketplace. The company cited the channel has introduced customers to new applications

Published on: October 27th, 2015 CDN Staff

Oracle tries to cut through the data mess at OpenWorld 2015

Oracle unveiled the Oracle Data Visualization Cloud Service on day two of the weeklong conference in San Francisco that is meant to make data mining a self-service. This new offering is the latest

Published on: October 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

Dell to step up on channel financing

AUSTIN, TEX. - Frank Vitagliano has seen it before in the channel. The cost of capitalizing a solution provider business has gone up and up. Vitagliano, the vice president of channel sales for

Published on: October 23rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell adds several new elements to PartnerDirect program

AUSTIN, TEX. – Dell channel chief Cheryl Cook opened Dell World 2015 by informing approximately 1,000 channel partners on new enhancements to the PartnerDirect program highlighted by a Scale Ready Payment solution intended

Published on: October 20th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Rogers wants to make Wi-Fi as easy as turning on the water faucet

Rogers Communications’ Enterprise Business Unit introduced Managed Wi-Fi as-a-Service as part of a multi-service rollout intended to reduce IT complexity. The new service will be on Rogers cloud platform powered by Cisco equipment,

Published on: September 24th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto