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Canada is world’s second worst offender with “dark data”: report

What is dark data? According to Veritas, it's data that sits in an environment whose value is unknown. In Canada, the company suggests, it makes up 64 per cent of IT environments -

Published on: March 14th, 2016 Dave Yin

Solution provider opens up sports technology practice

SAN DIEGO, CA. – Dimension Data has created a sports technology practice. The global IT solution provider never actually planned to develop this specialized area, but after the success of its Tour Du

Published on: March 4th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Two views of the Veritas Symantec separation

As Xerox announced its split, Veritas Technologies officially begins its journey as an independent company today led by CEO Bill Coleman. While Coleman’s first day on the job is today, it was announced

Published on: February 1st, 2016 CDN Staff

Big data and IoT headed for a collision

With the end of the Mad Men series I wanted to get another jolt of those good old days, so I read a couple of books on David Ogilvy, often called the father

Published on: November 2nd, 2015 Max Spindle

StorageCraft hopes new pricing structure will boost cloud services business

SAN FRANCISCO - Disaster recovery vendor StorageCraft Technology Corp. wants its partners to know their feedback on the Cloud Services pricing model was heard, and now it's changing the structure as a result.

Published on: September 1st, 2015 Brian Jackson

Veritas unveils post-sale partner strategy and transition deadlines

Veritas has clarified its approach to the channel as it moves forward post sale, namely in indirect sales targets as well as a deadline for its separation. Under the company's global channel chief Mark Nutt, Veritas

Published on: August 12th, 2015 Dave Yin

Symantec sells Veritas for $8 billion in cash

After months of seeking buyers, Symantec announced Tuesday it is selling Veritas to a group of investment firms for $8 billion in cash. The investors are led by the Carlyle Group, followed by GIC Private Limited,

Published on: August 11th, 2015 Dave Yin

Intronis appoints two new vice presidents

Backup and disaster recovery solutions provider Intronis has two new vice presidents to call its own. The Chelmsford, Massachusetts-based company has appointed Chris Crellin as VP of product management and Scott Graham as VP of

Published on: June 8th, 2015 CDN Staff

ArcServe announces new partner program

Data protection and recovery solutions provider Arcserve today announced that it is launching a new partner program. The program will feature three tiers - silver, gold and platinum - and will aim to

Published on: May 5th, 2015 Dave Yin

StorageCraft brings backup and recovery to Linux servers, revamps cloud services

Two major announcements are coming out of backup and recovery solutions provider StorageCraft this week, the first a new Linux-based server backup and recovery solution and the latter an update to its StorageCraft Cloud Services.

Published on: April 2nd, 2015 Dave Yin

IBM budgets $3 billion for new Internet of Things unit

According to IBM’s estimates, as much as 90 per cent of all data generated by devices such as connected vehicles, appliances, smart phones, and tablets are never analyzed or acted on. No less

Published on: April 1st, 2015 Nestor Arellano

BitTitan Cloud Rangers are here to help with your next migration

When we last saw BitTitan, the company was offering a solution for companies to move their data off of the security-beleaguered Dropbox to either Microsoft OneDrive or Google Drive. This time around, the

Published on: March 31st, 2015 Dave Yin

SkyKick’s Office 365 Migration Suite free for select Microsoft partners

Office 365 migration solution provider SkyKick has announced that its Migration Suite is free for a limited time within Microsoft’s Internal Use Rights program. The solution, which was previously made available to IT distributor

Published on: March 30th, 2015 Dave Yin

Customers outline how to avoid big data mistakes

"My first big mistake was calling it big data,” said George Hamin, director of eBusiness and information for Subaru Canada. “Their eyes just glazed over.” Hamin was recalling the puzzled looks he got

Published on: March 27th, 2015 Nestor Arellano

Startup offers converged backup and recovery on commodity hardware

There's a new player in the growing converged backup and recovery appliance market, and it's not one that many may recognize. Palo Alto, CA-based Rubrik is a startup, but it's one with some clout in

Published on: March 24th, 2015 Dave Yin