CDN Women 2015 Honouree Mandy Grewal of SoftwareOne Canada

Toronto – CDN is proud to honour Mandy Grewal, the Canada country leader for SoftwareOne Canada. Grewal is a veteran of the IT channel and a member of the Canadian Channel Chiefs Council. Grewal was

Published on: August 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

SoftwareOne acquires CompuCom’s software business

CDN has been able to confirm from a Canadian source that SoftwareOne and CompuCom agreed to a deal that will see the Berlin, WI.-based direct market reseller acquire the software licensing business of CompuCom.

Published on: March 16th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco launches the ONE software suite

Cisco Systems executives promise that its Cisco ONE Software Suite will be “very sticky” for the channel. Cisco ONE (Open Networking Environment) comes in the form of a software licensing program that provides

Published on: February 5th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

MSPs see huge opportunity with Windows 10

Yes, another version of Windows. Doesn’t it seem like Microsoft has a pattern with their Windows operating systems? Great one, then a dud, then another great one, then another dud: XP, Vista, 7,

Published on: October 9th, 2014 Stuart Crawford

Opinion: Shift from boxed software to cloud could be pricey for users, businesses

It’s undeniable that the software industry is moving to the cloud. And, as several major software vendors have recently noted, the days of boxed software are definitely numbered. The transition has been a

Published on: May 9th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Microsoft drops Office 2013 licensing restrictions

Owners of the retail version of Office 2013 chaffing over Microsoft Corp.’s controversial end-user licensing agreement which permanently tied the software to the first computer it was loaded into have scored a victory. The software

Published on: March 6th, 2013 Nestor Arellano

StreamOne helps partners with software license sales and compliance

Distributor Tech Data Corp. (NASDAQ: TECD) has released its new StreamOne Software License Selector tool to help reduce complexities for its Canadian and U.S.-based reseller partners that sell and distribute software.The tool, available

Published on: March 14th, 2011 Maxine Cheung

Why is license compliance so %$#$% hard?

Dear Business Software Alliance Board,We understand what you've been trying to do -- honest, we really do. You want to stop the bad boys out there from ripping your members off. You want

Published on: November 22nd, 2010 Mark Gibbs

Making the most of software opportunities

Software has long been touted as an effective opportunity for resellers to increase revenues. While forming generalizations can be a bit delicate, when it comes to software sales, opportunities definitely exist to strengthen

Published on: July 11th, 2007 Michelle Warren