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Three firms bring advanced telehealth services to Canada’s North

September 27, 2016

Ice Wireless, a mobile network operator in Canada’s North, and its parent company Iristel Inc., a national telecom carrier, are joining forces with Pharmaceutical Innovation Ltd. to offer telehealth services to rural and isolated Arctic and sub-Arctic areas, including amenities

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Adobe and Microsoft partner in the Azure cloud

September 26, 2016

Adobe and Microsoft Corp. today announced plans at the Microsoft Ignite conference in Atlanta for a strategic partnership the two said will help enterprise companies “embrace digital transformation.” “Business leaders in every industry are focused on how to better engage

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White paper uncovers major ‘challenges’ in IoT installation projects

September 20, 2016

IoT Analytics, a provider of market insights for the Internet of Things market, announced today the publication of a white paper it said serves as a guide to streamline IoT solution development. Designed to help companies steer through the challenging

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Transition Networks extender simplifies IP surveillance upgrades

September 19, 2016

Transition Networks Inc. today announced the availability of its Ethernet Over Coax Extender with PoE+, which it said reduces cost and accelerates time to service by utilizing existing coax cabling infrastructure to upgrade from analog to IP-based surveillance cameras or

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All-flash offering ‘unites’ Dell EMC ScaleIO, PowerEdge servers

September 16, 2016

Dell EMC yesterday announced Dell EMC ScaleIO Ready Node, a software-defined, all-flash offering running on Dell EMC PowerEdge x86 servers, which it said is designed to help customers transform and modernize their data centres by utilizing Dell EMC ScaleIO. Considered

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Nokia, Sonera trial new copper cable technology

September 13, 2016

Nokia and Sonera today announced trials held that demonstrated both 5G mobile networking and new copper cable technologies capable of delivering data speeds of up to 10 Gbps Nokia and Sonera, the Finnish arm of the Nordic operator Telia Company,

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OpenText to acquire Dell EMC’s enterprise content division

September 12, 2016

Waterloo, Ont.-based OpenText Corp. announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Dell EMC’s Enterprise Content Division (ECD), including Documentum. ECD offers a suite of leading Enterprise Content Management solutions with deep industry focus, including the

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Samsung Canada recalls Note7 smartphones

September 12, 2016

  Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc. today confirmed it has recalled the Note7 phone sold between August 19, 2016 through to September 1, 2016. “Samsung continues to ensure that consumer safety remains our top priority,” said Paul Brannen, COO and executive

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Dell and EMC mega-merger now official

September 7, 2016

Dell Technologies today announced completion of the acquisition of EMC Corp., which it said creates a “unique family of businesses that provides the essential infrastructure for organizations to build their digital future, transform IT and protect their most important asset,

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Belden acquires General Cable’s Gepco brand

September 7, 2016

Belden Inc. this week announced that it has acquired the assets of the Gepco brand from General Cable. “This acquisition significantly increases Belden’s product portfolio to include AV panels, assemblies and test equipment, further demonstrating our continued commitment to the