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ITAC initiative seeks to bring women onto IT advisory boards

Do diverse boards make better boards? The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) seems to think so.  In a new effort to promote diversity in IT...

Follow Friday: Ethical hackers to follow on Twitter

For this week’s CDN #FollowFriday, we are showcasing ethical hackers that can provide insight on this practice.  First up is is Steve Werby, a security strategist,...

President’s Report: The forecast for C4 is blue skies ahead

It’s been a bitterly cold winter, with February being the coldest ever in 150 years.  But things have been warming up for the Canadian Channel...

Women of Impact need to show up

The numbers for Women in IT in Canada are discouraging. Canada currently has a ratio of 3:1 in the ICT sector in favour of...

Intronis brings Hyper-V and VMware 6 support to data protection solution

Channel-only backup solutions provider Intronis has announced the winter 2015 release of its data protection solution ECHOplatform, which will see new functions including Hyper-V and imaging...

Staples hosts female entrepreneurs for International Women’s Day

Office supply retail chain Staples is inviting female entrepreneurs to share their stories and showcase their businesses to mark International Women's Day. While the holiday is officially...

Hackers have plenty of choice in extorting information: Intel Security

When it comes to how best to extort information, hackers have plenty of choice. That's a key finding of a report entitled "Hacking the Human Operating...

CDN News Roundup: Cloud, shaved heads, and more cloud

It’s been a cloudy month in the channel; everything as a service is hot. But while the channel is obsessed with the journey to...

Meet your new C4 board members

The volunteer board of your Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) is comprised of some of the brightest and most experienced minds in Canada’s IT...

Channel chief spotlight: Jason Brommet of Microsoft Canada

In every issue of the Canadian Channel Chiefs Council (C4) newsletter we try to feature a C4 member to gain insights from their experiences,...

The complexity and confusion of Bitcoin

Part two of a six part series on Bitcoin. Rarely do we get to see the creation of a new currency, let alone one that...

Beloved channel leader Greg Milkovich passes

Nothing seemed to get Greg Milkovich down. It did not matter that while at NEC Canada he battled U.S. executives in a no-win situation to...

Soonr brings multiple customers under one management portal

Small and medium business cloud storage provider Soonr has released an update to its partner portal that allows service providers to manage multiple customers...

Techapolooza 2015: breaking down nerdy stereotypes

What started as a casual brainstorming session five years ago, Techapalooza is a now particularly unique fundraising event in which the Manitoba IT sector...

Tech Data Canada builds bikes for local youth

IT distributor Tech Data Canada is going about their meetings a little differently this week. The company's annual planning session for its management organization included an offsite team-building component where where groups...

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