Articles By CDN Staff

CDN unveils Top 100 Solution Providers for 2004

More than 250 people packed the Schmooze Club in Toronto for the annual CDN Top 100 Solution Provider event. For the third year in a row NexInnovations claimed top spot on the list,

Published on: November 18th, 2004 CDN Staff

The convergence of AV and IT is here

Audiovisual (AV) technologies are proliferating in boardrooms, classrooms, courtrooms, hospitals and almost every public venue. And increasingly the AV technologies in these locations are for Webcasting, videoconferencing, wireless media presentations and digital signage

Published on: November 17th, 2004 CDN Staff

HP, LG score well in CDN’s Resellers’ Choice Awards

Fifteen years ago Computer Dealer News introduced the Resellers' Choice Awards, surveying VARs across the nation about the best products and distributors they deal with. This year we included more categories than ever

Published on: November 4th, 2004 CDN Staff

Fixing message transfer agents an opportunity

Improvements in e-mail gateways (MTA — Message Transfer Agent), including their integration with security functions, can significantly reduce the amount of IT labour required to maintain a messaging system, a new Osterman Research

Published on: October 13th, 2004 CDN Staff

More mobility, more security issues

As employees become more mobile, companies are increasing relying on new security access controls to product vital data. This according to market research company Edge Research.Edge Research announced results of a customer survey

Published on: October 6th, 2004 CDN Staff

Security and VoIP potential future growth segments

IT channel sales in the next year will focus heavily on distributed infrastructure products and services, including network security, voice-over-IP, storage solutions, and systems integration, according to new research commissioned by CompTIA, the

Published on: August 25th, 2004 CDN Staff

When data goes on vacation

According to IDC, 60 per cent of all corporate information is mobile and resides on desktops and laptops that are unprotected. That means travelers working on vacation have a 20 to 60 per

Published on: August 4th, 2004 CDN Staff

Computer Charity Golf Classic turns 20

ITBusiness.ca will once again be sponsoring the Canadian Computer Charity Golf Classic on Sept. 1, 2004. Now in its 20th year, the event is a premier golfing tournament that brings together the computer

Published on: July 21st, 2004 CDN Staff

Viruses and hoaxes

Anti-virus vendor Sophos has revealed its top ten viruses and hoaxes causing problems for businesses around the world. The report, which examines virus and hoax reports in the month of June 2004, shows

Published on: July 14th, 2004 CDN Staff

CDN recognizes the Channel Elite

CDN's Channel Elite Awards spotlight the most deserving channel professionals in Canada. This year individual excellence in five categories is recognized: Sales, Consulting or Services, Customer Service, Project Management, and Marketing. The judges

Published on: June 25th, 2004 CDN Staff

Ethernet breaks free of the office

The Geneva-based International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has approved a set of global industry standards for Ethernet that will extend its flexibility and simplicity to carrier networks. The standards outline a way for Ethernet

Published on: June 9th, 2004 CDN Staff

A dirty dozen of viruses

According to Central Command, the Sasser worm is close to 50 per cent most prevalent virus in computing. Central Command, which provides PC anti-virus software and computer security services, has released its monthly

Published on: June 2nd, 2004 CDN Staff

Last chance for CEA nominations

Computer Dealer News will again sponsor the Channel Elite Awards (CEA). Honours will be presented to seven deserving professionals on June 24th, at the posh Kingsbridge Centre in King City, Ont. CEA recognizes

Published on: June 2nd, 2004 CDN Staff

Call to action: Final chance for CEA nominations

Computer Dealer News is again sponsoring the Channel Elite Awards (CEA). The prizes will be presented to seven deserving channel professionals on June 24th at the posh Kingsbridge Centre in King City, Ont.

Published on: May 26th, 2004 CDN Staff

CDN recognizes excellence in the channel

Computer Dealer News will again sponsor the Channel Elite Awards (CEA). Honours will be presented to seven deserving professionals on June 24th, at the posh Kingsbridge Centre in King City, Ont. CEA recognizes

Published on: May 19th, 2004 CDN Staff