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Intel announces new Xeon processor family for scalable workloads

In a world where it’s no longer “business as usual,” Intel Corp. is unveiled a new processor as part of its Xeon server line in an effort to revamp the data centre. The

Published on: May 4th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

CenturyLink completes sale of data centre business to consortium for more than $1.5 billion

Global communications and IT services company CenturyLink has completed the sale of its data centres and colocation business to a consortium led by BC Partners, Medina Capital Advisors and Longview Asset Management. The

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Canadians play cloud catch-up

Why are Canadians about a year behind on cloud? Looking north, Ingram Micro’s Canadian director of cloud Greg Onoprijenko tells CDN, at the recently concluded Cloud Summit 2017 conference, the Canadian market is generally

Published on: April 25th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Ingram Micro shifts cloud focus to IaaS

PHOENIX - At its annual Cloud Summit, Ingram Micro wants to be the channel community's go-to cloud distributor by expanding its portfolio into the software sphere. While its venture into the cloud space began almost

Published on: April 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Quebec solution provider acquires New Jersey-based Oracle partner

Cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions provider Syntax Systems has acquired Somerset, New Jersey-based Oracle partner Core Services Corp., the companies announced recently. The acquisition will expand Syntax's global reach by augmenting its

Published on: April 24th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Cloud Summit 2017: Ingram Micro unveils cloud integration tech, Marketplace upgrades, automated cloud manager

PHOENIX - Ingram Micro is using its annual Cloud Summit, this year from Apr. 19-21 in Phoenix, AZ, to reveal a number of new products, services and upgrades. First up is a new cloud-based

Published on: April 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Ingram Micro launches next-generation cloud platform and expanded services portfolio

PHOENIX - Ingram Micro is looking to revolutionize cloud services delivery with its latest announcement at its Cloud Summit in Phoenix on Apr. 19-21. The company has unveiled the next generation of Odin

Published on: April 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

HPE completes its fourth acquisition of 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has been busy in 2017, completing this week its fourth acquisition of the year. First announced in early March, HPE has now completed its $1.2 billion acquisition of San Jose-based

Published on: April 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

HPE launches containerized versions of its ITOM suites

In an effort to stay in step with the desires of the market for a simple and accelerated approach, Hewlett Packard Enterprise is introducing container-based delivery and deployment offering for its IT Operations

Published on: April 12th, 2017 Alex Radu

Westcon-Comstor’s to be cloud or not to be cloud push

Approximately a decade ago, IDC predicted solution providers who did not embrace cloud would be falling off that preverbal cloud cliff by 2017. Well, it is 2017 and according to a new study

Published on: April 6th, 2017 CDN Staff

AWS is looking for Canadian applications for its Cloud Innovation Challenge

Amazon Web Services (AWS) wants to shine a light on cities and educational organizations that are using technology to innovate, disrupt and modernize services for its citizens and students. The company is looking

Published on: April 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

French cloud provider acquires VMware vCloud

Global hyper-scale cloud provider OVH has put the wraps on its acquisition of VMware vCloud Air business. The VMware vCloud is an enterprise-class, secure public cloud platform offering compute, storage, networking, disaster recovery

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Tech Data makes its first Avnet move

Approximately one month since the officially closing of the Tech Data/Avnet deal and we have our first announcement from the combined entity. Tech Data’s newly minted Technology Solutions business has added three new

Published on: April 4th, 2017 CDN Staff

You may not think it, but Cisco is a security company

MIAMI - Chances are when you think of Cisco Systems, Inc., you’re not thinking about security. Well, that will change according to David Ulevitch, vice president and general manager of Cisco’s security business

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Channel has important role to play with Cloud 2.0: IDC

When cloud technology was first emerging, it may have made some business in the channel nervous that they'd be cut out as a direct-access model became more dominant. Worry not, says Frank Gens,

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Brian Jackson