Wireless traffic at U.S. political conventions expected to create havoc

U.S. presidential nominating conventions used to be criticized as "smoke-filled rooms" because of the cigars that party politicians smoked while they decided on a candidate. Now the delegates are toting Blackberries instead of

Published on: August 26th, 2008 Stephen Lawson

Samsung launches LED

Channel Samsung launches DLP HDTVs with LED light-engine technology Samsung Electronics announced its DLP HDTV featuring solid-state LED light-engine technology.  Available in three large screen sizes - 50, 56, and 61 inches - Samsung's flagship

Published on: June 6th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Xerox provides 80 pages per minute with DocuColor 8000AP

Channel Xerox launches DocuColor 8000AP Xerox Canada announced the Xerox DocuColor 8000AP Digital Press which enables print providers to tackle applications with image quality at 80 ppm regardless of the paper weight or

Published on: May 17th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

SoftPrime organizes your data and files

Data Management SoftPrime announces the release of Advanced File Organizer 3.0 SoftPrime announces the release of Advanced File Organizer 3.0, a tool which allows you to get rid of a mess in your

Published on: April 13th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Xerox launches 40GB

Channel Xerox launches Phaser 4510 network printer Xerox Canada announced a black-and-white network laser printer, Xerox Phaser 4510. Smart Duplex automatically detects pages that only need to be printed on one side. Another

Published on: April 3rd, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

Intel expands quad-core PC, server lineups

Infrastructure Intel Corporation introduced three more quad-core processors, including the Intel Core2 Quad processor brand name that begins the expansion of quad-core PC sales to mainstream buyers. Intel offers a total of nine

Published on: January 8th, 2007 ITBusiness Staff

CS Odessa supports Visio XML file opening

Data ManagementCS Odessa announced the release of ConceptDraw Viewer 2.0. It is an application which allows viewing and printing documents created in ConceptDraw Product Line software.ConceptDraw Viewer 2.0 allows viewing, opening and printing

Published on: December 19th, 2006 ITBusiness Staff

The channel weighs in on MS-Novell update

According to a study published by Microsoft and Novell, more than 90 per cent of their customers favour their recent agreement, but the degree of heterogeneity in enterprise IT environments may make the

Published on: December 14th, 2006 Neil Sutton

Making a Difference – Notebooks

The first portable PCs arrived in 1982, but the first notebook-sized machines took a year longer. Radio Shack and NEC almost simultaneously released systems (licensed from Kyocera) weighing under 4 lbs., with up

Published on: November 30th, 2006 CDN Staff

Builders and VisionariesTop 20 Channel ExecutivesFrank Luk

Profit in business may be important, but Frank Luk sleeps much better at night knowing he has earned trust and integrity from the vendor and reseller community. “Everyone in the industry can trust

Published on: November 22nd, 2006 Buket Oktem

Builders and VisionariesTop 20 Channel ExecutivesJohn Kelly

After more than three decades in the IT industry, John Kelly may know and understand failure. A Canadian Information Productivity Awards (CIPA) hall of famer, Kelly has built several well-known Canadian IT companies,

Published on: November 22nd, 2006 CDN Staff

Builders and Visionaries Top 20 Channel Executives K.Y. Ho

Born in Xinhui, China, Kwok Yuen Ho, better known as K.Y., co-founded ATI Technologies Inc. in 1985. Back in 1974, Ho earned an electrical engineering degree from the National Cheng Kung University in

Published on: November 22nd, 2006 CDN Staff

Builders and VisionariesTop 20 Channel ExecutivesHarry Hart

Not every Canadian has heard of Harry Hart, but many have bought some piece of computer gear from him. Hart, chairman and CEO of Hartco LP, has been in the business 30 years

Published on: November 22nd, 2006 Vawn Himmelsbach

Builders and VisionariesTop 20 Channel ExecutivesSerge Godin

In June, Serge Godin celebrated the 30th anniversary of founding what has become the country's biggest independent systems integrator. At the time, he was the company's only employee. Today the publicly-traded firm has

Published on: November 22nd, 2006 Howard Solomon