Articles By Sarah Lysecki

AMD, Intel target system builders for SMB market

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. and Intel Corp. plan to leverage their partnerships with the system builder community to reach the small and medium-sized business marketplace in Canada.Earlier this week, AMD and Intel gave

Published on: February 4th, 2004 Sarah Lysecki

Xerox moves to solid ink in production, office markets

Xerox Corp. is confident it has the solid advantage in the production and office market space when it comes to its latest product launches in colour printer technology.The company Thursday hosted a worldwide

Published on: January 29th, 2004 Sarah Lysecki

Check Point gateway targets internal threats

Check Point Software Technologies has launched a line of security gateway products designed to protect organizations' networks and applications from internal threats. The Israeli-based Internet security vendor is targeting the InterSpect appliances towards

Published on: January 28th, 2004 Sarah Lysecki

EMC Canada to expand channel program

EMC Corp. has expanded of its Authorized Services Network (ASN) Program to include mid-market resellers and systems integrators. As part of the new program they will deliver EMC's Clariion-based professional services for storage

Published on: January 19th, 2004 Sarah Lysecki

Database kings to support Apple Xserve G5

Apple Canada plans to continue pursuing non-traditional markets with the introduction of the Xserve G5, which is scheduled to ship sometime next month.Apple introduced the latest version of its rack-mountable server with its

Published on: January 14th, 2004 Sarah Lysecki

Linux distributors plan releases around 2.6 core

Linux distribution makers say it will be several months before an enterprise-ready operating system based on the 2.6 version of the Linux core will be released.Chris Mason, a SuSE Linux software developer, confirmed

Published on: January 6th, 2004 Sarah Lysecki

New Linux kernel expected by year’s end

After three years of development, the long-awaited Linux 2.6 kernel is expected to be released later this month.However, distribution makers say it will still be several months before an enterprise-ready operating system based

Published on: December 19th, 2003 Sarah Lysecki

Shake up at Burntsand

Burntsand Inc.'s new management team has taken the first steps to restructure its business in an effort to boost sagging revenues.""Clearly we need to get profitable,"" said Blair Baxter, interim CFO of the

Published on: December 11th, 2003 Sarah Lysecki

Roaring Penguin says CanIt to Spam

Roaring Penguin Software Inc., an Ottawa-based Linux distributor, released its latest version of CanIt anti-spam solution called CanIt 2.0.Similar to its predecessor, CanIt-PRO, version 2.0 employs MIMEDefang UNIX Milter, and SpamAssassin spam detector

Published on: December 3rd, 2003 Sarah Lysecki

Security vendors stuff suites with more features

Security software developers are stuffing more features into security suites this holiday season in an attempt to save resellers and their customers time and money, especially with legal bills..Jimmy Kuo, McAfee fellow and

Published on: November 26th, 2003 Sarah Lysecki

Westcon adds to security line up

Westcon Group Inc. is looking to beef up their network security portfolio in 2004.In a slew of scurried end-of-year deals, the distributor of networking technology products struck a deal with Fortinet, a provider

Published on: November 19th, 2003 Sarah Lysecki

Tech Data creates partner affiliation program

Tech Data Canada recently launched a partner affiliation program that is the first of its kind for the distributor in North America. The program, Friends of Tech Data, allows resellers to take advantage

Published on: October 29th, 2003 Sarah Lysecki