State of LTE report shows just how far behind Canada is in 4G

Not all 4G LTE networks are built equally, especially if they are Canadian. A new report from OpenSignal, a cellular coverage analysis organization, indicates that, surprise, surprise, Canada is nowhere near the top among

Published on: September 25th, 2015 CDN Staff

Don’t always blame the technology

Many readers, friends and clients know that we are tech savvy consumers who analyze and test our customer service and technology practices and theories when spending our hard earned money, whether it is

Published on: May 29th, 2015 Roberta Fox

A tour of the first Equinix data centre in Canada

TORONTO - Data centre and Internet exchange vendor Equnix Inc. of Chicago opened the doors to a brand new facility in Canada as part of an international expansion effort that will see the company open five data centres

Published on: May 11th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Equinix says channel should rent the data centre of the future

Yesterday I got an exclusive tour of Equinix's first Canadian state-of-the-art data centre in Toronto. My first impression of the 242,000 sq. ft. facility is that's it very impressive. Equinix is calling the

Published on: April 17th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Established ICT players are now feeling the heat

We have attended numerous industry calls related to vendor business results. One of the changes is that there seems to be more product strategy and announcement changes than the previous quarter with vendors

Published on: March 27th, 2015 Roberta Fox

HP’s IoT platform aims to enable smart cities

HP has announced an Internet of Things platform and will be initially targeting mobile network operators and the energy sector. While the company was not ready to announce any specific partnerships, a spokesperson

Published on: March 13th, 2015 Dave Yin

Report suggests Canadian ISPs may be breaching privacy laws across the board

Local Internet service providers (ISPs) could be handing over our personal data to government authorities or other third parties without our knowledge because most of these ISPs tell their customers very little about

Published on: March 13th, 2015 Nestor Arellano

CDN Top Newsmakers for 2014: Scott Bradley of Huawei

Scott Bradley, Huawei Canada’s vice-president of corporate and government affairs, brought the news that surprised many in the Canadian channel community. Huawei Technologies would be increasing its investment in Ontario - in hopes

Published on: January 28th, 2015 CDN Staff

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge finally lands in Canada

Ever wanted your phone to stand out from the rest in its form factor, first and foremost? Samsung has you covered. The South Korean phone maker announced today the availability of the Galaxy

Published on: January 27th, 2015 Dave Yin

Define future business requirements first

Communications-oriented technologies have become more and more complex as vendors move towards fully integrated communications solutions. Because each manufacturer strives to differentiate their products from competitors, (while essentially delivering the same solution), a host

Published on: October 23rd, 2014 Stephen Lawson

Big Three taking advantage of wholesale roaming cap: Regional carriers

Regional carriers MTS Inc., Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corp and Tbaytel are asking the Canadian Radio-Television and telecommunications  Commission (CRTC) to make adjustments to existing wholesale roaming rates because fee limits imposed by the

Published on: October 3rd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Artificial Intelligence reaching tipping point?

There have been a few companies coming out with artificial intelligence (AI for short) computer applications that can, or will soon, be able to do some things for you without your direct input.

Published on: May 26th, 2014 Roberta Fox

Ingram Micro Canada does a slight re-org

CDN has learned from Ingram Micro Canada that Tim Billings, the long-time vice president of vendor management for the distributor has left the company after 16-years on the job. Despite Ingram Canada posting double

Published on: December 5th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto