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Veeam Canada boss outlines three pillar strategy

It’s been a year since Jeff Goldstein left NetApp Canada, after a close to 15 years at the helm, to run Veeam Canada. After a year on the job, Goldstein told CDN that

Published on: March 15th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nothing personal when it comes to personal marketing

What’s all the hoopla over ad blockers? We don’t need no stinkin’ ad blockers because marketing has become increasingly sophisticated with its personal marketing efforts where data scientific research and machine-learning tools guide

Published on: March 14th, 2017 Max Spindle

Open Source in the IoT world

When it comes to the Open Source opportunity within the potential of Internet of Things Matt Marlier, the director of ISV programs and partners for Red Hat suggests “follow the data.” How does Open

Published on: March 3rd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New SAS Viya analytics platform embraces human element

TORONTO – SAS Canada’s next generation data analytics platform will focus on the human element of big data. Called Viya, this SAS offering is cloud-ready and open. What it also represents is the

Published on: January 18th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage creates positive disruption to a small Canadian town

A town known for being one of the fastest growing areas of Ontario's Golden Horseshoe region has decided on flash data storage for its data centre. Milton, a Southern Ontario municipality with a population

Published on: January 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hyperconverged market heats up with SimpliVity/Huawei alliance

Two global IT companies are teaming up in the hyperconvergence market. SimpliVity, one of the top providers of hyperconverged infrastructure solutions on the market, announced today a vendor alliance with China-based networking and telecommunications provider Huawei Technologies

Published on: December 6th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

Ingram Micro launches 24/7 business automation solution

Ingram Micro is partnering with BMC to use the latter's Control-M workload automation solution to automate business operations around the clock. BMC Control-M is a digital enterprise management solution that automates batch application

Published on: November 18th, 2016 Alex Radu

Teradata takes a page out of Donald Trump’s book

ATLANTA — Conference swag is a given for any industry event. Here at the Teradata Partners 2016 user conference, some attendees can be seen with a red baseball cap adorned with a simple

Published on: September 19th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

This Ottawa company’s entire IT business is analytics for business efficiency

There are few channel companies with big data and analytics capabilities and fewer still that specialize in it. This makes RAPA Consulting a bit of a unicorn. RAPA is homegrown. The Ottawa-based company has

Published on: July 28th, 2016 Dave Yin

French government gives Microsoft 3 months to stop collecting excessive user data

It seems that while privacy concerns for Windows 10 have all but died down, one government is adamant about holding Microsoft accountable. France's Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL), or National Commission

Published on: July 22nd, 2016 Dave Yin

Acronis announces Microsoft Azure extension for deeper backup integration

TORONTO - Cloud backup vendor Acronis is making a push into the Canadian channel this week with the release of a Microsoft Azure extension as well as a new distribution agreement. The new Acronis

Published on: July 15th, 2016 Dave Yin

New WatchDox by BlackBerry features allow for file permission control beyond the firewall

BlackBerry has announced new features to its WatchDox secure file sharing service, including the ability to control email attachments after it has left the firewall, as well as Office and Salesforce integrations. BlackBerry

Published on: June 8th, 2016 Dave Yin

Splunk puts the focus on operational intelligence

TORONTO – One of the big four mega trends is Big Data or put in other terms business intelligence. At the Splunk Live Conference today the San Francisco-based machine-generated data software vendor is

Published on: June 2nd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell adds SAP HANA support to SharePlex database replication solution

Dell has announced a major update to its SharePlex database replication solution, one that adds SAP HANA, Teradata and EnterpriseDB Postgres support. The update, which is aimed at facilitating analytics, already replicated between

Published on: May 11th, 2016 CDN Staff

RCMP turned its back on Shared Services Canada: Report

Ten days ago Public Services minister Judy Foote praised the work of Shared Services Canada, the branch of her department that spends almost $2 billion a year operating, reducing and merging the government's

Published on: March 16th, 2016 Howard Solomon