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New Microsoft Canadian data centres to align with Ingram Micro

NASHVILLE, TENN. – As Microsoft Canada readies two data centres for launch in the Canadian market (early 2016) the software powerhouse has confirmed a partnership for the two new facilities with Ingram Micro

Published on: November 20th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nutanix partners with Lenovo on new solutions

In an attempt to penetrate the market in China, hyper-converged vendor Nutanix has inked a strategic partnership with Lenovo that will also see the two vendors create new offerings. Currently Nutanix has roughly

Published on: November 6th, 2015 CDN Staff

Two American solution providers partner in Montreal

Two American companies have announced a partnership to provide cloud services in Montreal. Data centre provider Cologix, which in July launched Cloud.ca with Montreal-based CloudOps, is now partnering with cloud hosting company Webair to

Published on: September 1st, 2015 CDN Staff

Lenovo announces ISV and SMB combined offerings, partnership with Red Hat

Lenovo has announced that a new collection of ISV enterprise and SMB-oriented offering will be appearing on its hardware, including Red Hat OpenStack and VMware Software Defined Data Center. The solutions are aimed to

Published on: August 31st, 2015 CDN Staff

A breach of virtual infrastructure will cost double its physical counterpart: Kaspersky

In the debate on whether virtual environments are more secure than physical ones, one aspect may have become clearer, namely the cost of a breach on said environments. A new report from Kaspersky Lab suggests

Published on: August 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

Dell announces new line of business targeting the sub-hyperscale market

To Dell, business opportunities don't lie with companies with traditional IT, whose technology budgets are flatlining, if not shrinking. Nor does it lie with hyperscale companies, whose sheer size and available resources leads

Published on: August 24th, 2015 Dave Yin

StorMagic partners with Lenovo for hyperconverged solution

Software-defined storage provider StorMagic has announced a partnership with Lenovo to offer a hyperconverged solution for small businesses. The solution, which referred to simply as the "hyperconverged Solution from StorMagic and Lenovo", is

Published on: August 17th, 2015 CDN Staff

Dell unveils next entry in PowerEdge C servers

Dell has announced the newest addition to its PowerEdge server series, one aimed at high-performance computing and big data. The PowerEdge C6320, with compute, storage and automated management can achieve up to 999 gigaflops

Published on: June 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

Follow Friday: Converged Infrastructure Experts to follow on Twitter

For this week’s CDN #FollowFriday, we are showcasing experts on converged infrastructure. First up is is Rick Ross, solutions architect at Corporate Technologies, an IT consulting services firm.  He specializes in storage data

Published on: June 18th, 2015 Dave Yin

Only 7 per cent of business have cut ties with Windows Server 2003: Softchoice

The countdown to end of support for Windows Server 2003 is on. With the July 14th deadline looming, there is officially less than a month to go before servers running the old operating

Published on: June 17th, 2015 CDN Staff

Montreal-based B2B telecom provider launches hybrid cloud offering

Canadian enterprise telecom provider Ormuco has announced its bid for the hybrid cloud market with the launch of its own data centres, and is not above paying companies to become their customer. "In

Published on: June 2nd, 2015 Dave Yin

SimpliVity to further support OpenStack

One of the pioneers of hyper-converged infrastructure SimpliVity Corp. announced at the Open Stack Conference in Vancouver that it will now support the KVM hypervisor and OpenStack. The Westborough, Mass.-based vendor with an office

Published on: May 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

Lenovo announces X6 server additions, SAP HANA optimized and ISV enterprise solutions

Lenovo announced Tuesday additions to its X6 server portfolio and prequalified ISV enterprise solutions including offerings optimized for the SAP HANA platform. The products include two Flex System X6 compute nodes (System x480 X6

Published on: May 5th, 2015 Dave Yin

Top 100 solution provider introduces new hosting solutions

The parent company of Mississauga, Ont.-based Forsythe Technology Canada has created a hosting solutions division that will combine the company’s managed security services and its managed hosting services into one. The new division

Published on: April 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

Equinix’s Toronto TR2 data centre opens its doors

United States-based data centre and Internet exchange firm Equnix Inc., today, opened the doors to its new facility in Toronto as part of an international expansion effort that will see the company open

Published on: April 16th, 2015 Nestor Arellano