Data Centre Archives - Page 29

Dell looks for a bigger role in the virtual data center

Dell (Nasdaq: DELL) hopes to expand its role in data centers beyond that of a low-cost hardware provider by offering a set of products for managing a virtual infrastructure. Through acquisitions, partnerships and

Published on: September 30th, 2010 James Niccolai

Hitachi aims to change the storage game

SANTA CLATA, CALIF. - .Hitachi Data Systems (NYSE: HIT), with the release of its new Virtual Storage Platform and Command Suite management software, is trying to position itself as the go-to vendor for

Published on: September 30th, 2010 Paolo Del Nibletto

Hitachi aims to transform the data centre with 3D storage

SANTA CLATA, CALIF. - Hitachi Data Systems (NYSE: HIT), with the release of its new Virtual Storage Platform and Command Suite management software, is trying to position itself as the go-to vendor for

Published on: September 28th, 2010 Paolo Del Nibletto

CyberPower offers channel cheaper Pure Sinewave UPS alternative

With the computer industry moving to more green, compact and power efficient Active PFC power supplies, there's an upgrade opportunity in your customer's data centres that you can take advantage of today. And

Published on: September 24th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Hardware trumps Fusion Apps in Ellison’s big speech

Those who attended Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ: ORCL) CEO Larry Ellison's keynote address at the OpenWorld conference on Wednesday hoping to learn a wealth of new detail about the vendor's long delayed Fusion Applications

Published on: September 23rd, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Westcon’s Comstor business celebrates its one year in Canada

It's been exactly one year since Westcon Group brought its Comstor business to Canada and Dan Forbes, the new vice-president of Westcon Canada, says the brand is quickly gaining momentum.Forbes, who was the

Published on: September 22nd, 2010 Maxine Cheung

Ingram Micro creates new divisions for the mid market

While this is only a U.S. initiative, Ingram Micro (NYSE: IM)is trying to redefine itself in the value area of the market with the announcement that its will launch two, integrated technology divisions

Published on: September 21st, 2010 CDN Staff

VMware considering Novell purchase, report says

VMware is among a number of companies in talks to purchase Novell, according to published reports.Novell is reportedly looking to split up the company and sell it in separate pieces. It is now

Published on: September 17th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Avaya eyes Cisco Cius, Telepresence with new video conferencing products

Avaya Inc. is shipping video conferencing systems and software designed to let users make phone calls, video conferences and send text messages from the same user interface.Basking Ridge, N.J.-based Avaya Wednesday announced Flare

Published on: September 16th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Ottawa group promises interoperable security solutions

Eight Ottawa-area companies who sell security-related solutions to governments have formed an association to assure buyers their products are interoperable.Announced Wednesday, the Secure City Technology Alliance aims to capitalize on the increased security

Published on: September 16th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Will Dell make a play for Brocade?

After losing out to Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) on 3Par, will Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) now make a play for Brocade?That's a scenario presented this week from investment firm Go to Yahoo, which

Published on: September 8th, 2010 Jim Duffy

Citrix and Cisco partner on desktop virtualization

Citrix Systems (NASDAQ: CTXS) and Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) are partnering on a combined desktop virtualization solution that includes storage from NetApp and offers a validated design to help partners deliver virtualization solutions

Published on: September 8th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

RSA enhances SecurWorld partner program

RSA, the security division of EMC Corp. (NYSE: EMC), has enhanced its SecurWorld partner program to make it easier for partners to do business with the vendor and to also boost channel enablement.The

Published on: September 2nd, 2010 Maxine Cheung

3Par partner CentriLogic ‘excited’ by HP/Dell acquisition

An executive with a Canadian-based partner to 3PAR won't say whether Hewlett Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) or Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) would be the preferred acquirer in the bidding war that began in

Published on: September 1st, 2010 Kathleen Lau

HP promises a private cloud in 30 days

HP (NSYE: HPQ) has released an all-in-one solution for deploying private clouds in 30 days. Called CloudStart, the computing giant built it on a HP converged infrastructure platform that will be delivered initially

Published on: August 31st, 2010 Paolo Del Nibletto