Cisco’s profitability plan for Intent-based networking

DALLAS – Two months ago Cisco introduce its Network Intuitive strategy and product line. But that announcement did not come with a strategy for channel partners until now. At the 2017 Cisco Partner

Published on: November 1st, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

The strategic significance of Synnex/Westcon-Comstor deal for Canada

The acquisition of Westcon-Comstor by Synnex will have a large impact in many global markets, but it may have its most significance in Canada. In an interview with the President of Synnex Canada

Published on: November 1st, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Symantec turns to deception as new security prevention tool

Symantec Corp. has introduced a fully-featured endpoint solution that adds new deception technology. This new development is part of Symantec’s line of tools such as mobile threat defense, endpoint detection and response (EDR),

Published on: October 31st, 2017 CDN Staff

Turns out the BlackBerry Motion is being released in Canada after all

Despite previous reports indicating the next BlackBerry-branded smartphone wouldn't be available in Canada anytime soon, manufacturer TCL Communication has announced that Canadians will be able to get their hands on the BlackBerry Motion

Published on: October 31st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

SolarWinds MSP unveils cloud-based email protection solution

It’s no secret that the number of cyberattacks are on the rise, with traditional threats like malware becoming increasingly sophisticated. SolarWinds MSP, a North Carolina-based IT service management solutions company, has launched Mail

Published on: October 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

Eugene Kaspersky tries to set the record straight

2017 has not been a banner year for security vendor Kaspersky Lab. The Moscow-based company has repeatedly been under fire for alleged spying on U.S. government officials. A charge Kaspersky has denied from

Published on: October 26th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

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

Samsung reveals its IoT strategy

Samsung sees the connected world as a place that is widely accessible and open. And, this vision makes up the basis of the company’s first strategy for Internet of Things that they are

Published on: October 24th, 2017 CDN Staff

Cisco CEO talks about the three “S’s”

TORONTO - Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins was in Canada last week doing a keynote address at the Cisco Connect show and revealed three big issues for the channel: Scale, Simplicity and Security. The

Published on: October 15th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Worried about ransomware? Buy some insurance

It looks like the insurance industry is getting into the cyber security sector, but instead of protecting an organization or individual from getting hacked; they will be providing specialized insurance policies to help

Published on: October 12th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Channel executives select next hottest IT trend

In this video feature, senior executives from Ingram Micro Canada, Viewsonic, Jolera and Infinite IT Solutions choose one big IT trend that will become a breakthrough in 2018. These executives were interviewed at

Published on: October 11th, 2017 CDN Staff

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

2017 CEA Best Security Solution Winners

Infinite IT Solutions won its second Gold award at the 2017 CDN Channel Elite Awards in the Best Security Solution category. The company utilized the cloud and on-premise technologies to help secure any

Published on: September 29th, 2017 CDN Staff

SonicWall makes biggest product roll-out in its history

Small and mid-sized businesses with limited IT staff are constantly on the look-out for products that will improve their ability to secure networks. Today SonicWall announced what it says is its largest product

Published on: September 28th, 2017 Howard Solomon