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How Softchoice uses office design to maximize employee collaboration

Something is missing from the new 25,000 square-foot addition to solution provider and CDN Top 100 winner Softchoice's Toronto headquarters. It has no individual offices. Not one. Incorporating offices would have been antithetical

Published on: August 28th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Tablet-based education initiative in correctional facilities sees success

Education has proven to be the key to rehabilitating incarcerated individuals and reducing recidivism, and the first tablet-based education initiative within the correctional system is reporting that it's been a great success. Corrections-related

Published on: August 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Microsoft’s Surface Book problem, Amazon’s data centres now easier to use

Microsoft has a Surface Book problem, Amazon is making it easier for companies to use their datacentres, and a neo-Nazi website is having trouble finding a new home. On Monday Reddit users were

Published on: August 15th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Panasonic Canada launches new cloud service for UC

Panasonic Canada is bringing its Canadian unified communications (UC) PBX solutions to the cloud with its new Cloud Solutions offerings. The Cloud Solutions will coexist with the current available on-premises PBX solutions, with

Published on: August 14th, 2017 Alex Radu

AWS hosting cloud-based academic video platform for Canadian universities

Today’s students expect high quality digital services throughout their academic journeys, and a new partnership will provide that. Education technology company Echo360 has announced that its innovative cloud-based video and active learning platform

Published on: July 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Why public cloud is more expensive than you think

If Goldilocks entered a Tier 3 data centre instead of a bear's den, which cloud model would she find just right - public, private, or hybrid? With the likes of hyperscale cloud providers Amazon

Published on: July 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Microsoft aiming to be consistent with Azure Stack

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Microsoft is wrestling with two goals for its new Azure Stack offering. First the Redmond, Wash.-based software giant has a stated goal of $20 billion cloud run rate by 2018

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nutanix Canada head cites mid-enterprise successes as reason for huge growth

WASHINGTON D.C. - As Nutanix pushes further into the enterprise cloud space, its Canadian arm reports huge growth due to success in the mid-enterprise during Canada head Robert Yelenich's first year in the position.

Published on: July 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Nutanix tags Veeam as primary availability solution provider

WASHINGTON D.C. - Enterprise cloud provider Nutanix has tagged Veeam Software as its premiere availability solution provider. Veeam's flagship Availability Suite, its enterprise class availability solution, will now have added support for Nutanix

Published on: June 29th, 2017 Alex Radu

Nutanix introduces new enterprise hybrid cloud capabilities

WASHINGTON D.C. - Nutanix is giving channel partners more opportunities with hybrid cloud. The enterprise cloud provider has introduced two new capabilities for the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS: Nutanix Calm and Nutanix Xi Cloud

Published on: June 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Google tackles hybrid cloud with Nutanix partnership

WASHINGTON D.C. - Google is giving its cloud platform more firepower in the fight against AWS and Microsoft Azure with its new partnership with Nutanix. Google's parent company, Alphabet, revealed to CNBC the

Published on: June 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Amazon Web Services officially opens Canada headquarters

Amazon Inc. opened its largest office in Canada yet, unveiling its downtown Toronto location alongside Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne on Tuesday. Amazon says it is already employing 600 people at the new location

Published on: June 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson

Internet of Things will fuel digital transformation

To survive in the modern business climate created by increasingly sophisticated technology, companies need to embark on a digital transformation journey. But technology isn’t just disrupting the business environment; it can also be

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Are we headed for a cloud crisis in 2020?

SAN FRANCISCO - Big data – or to be precise – the proliferation of data in the world today may reach a crisis point come 2020 because of the lack of WAN bandwidth

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Public cloud pricing may be a double edge sword

At the recently concluded Dell EMC World in Las Vegas, company CEO Michael Dell said public cloud is twice as expensive as on-premise, especially for the predictable portion of workloads. Michael Dell based

Published on: June 12th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto