Avaya goes internal for new Canadian leader

David Robertson is the new person in charge of Avaya Canada. Robertson will carry the title of Managing Director and President of Sales for Avaya Canada. It’s the same title that Rejean Bourgault

Published on: September 13th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

VMware Cloud now available on Amazon Web Services

LAS VEGAS - It’s been less than a year since the strategic partnership between VMware and Amazon Web Services (AWS) was revealed in October 2016, but the companies are unveiling big news at

Published on: August 28th, 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

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

Commvault targeting digital transformation with new group

TORONTO – Data management software vendor Commvault is working to position itself as a data insights company. Senior leaders of the Canadian subsidiary told CDN that while they are a few years away

Published on: August 1st, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

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

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

NetApp turns to transformation 2.0 strategy

SANTA CLARA, CALIF. – BlackBerry is one company often mistaken for dead. NetApp may not be in the same category but company leadership at the storage vendor want to avoid that kind of market

Published on: June 23rd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

AWS launches Direct Connect location in Toronto

Partners using Amazon Web Services in Toronto are in luck, as the tech company has launched an AWS Direct Connect location in the Canadian city that will support the Canada Central AWS region.

Published on: June 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Veeam announces continuous data protection backup solution

NEW ORLEANS – In the wake of yet another disaster in the WannaCry ransomware attack, Veeam Software has announced a continuous data protection solution alongside the latest version of its flagship solution, Veeam

Published on: May 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

Dell EMC takes a risk with new consumption model pricing

LAS VEGAS - The text book definition of risk is entering a situation involving exposure to danger. Dell EMC with the introduction of its Flex consumption model programs are positioning themselves as taking

Published on: May 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top Newsmaker: Year of the Data Centre

CDN’s Newsmaker issue for 2016 was an easy one: Data Centres. There were so many data centre openings in 2016 highlighted by the two from Microsoft Canada and the first AWS region outside

Published on: April 28th, 2017 CDN Staff

New Amazon Web Services ‘Lex’ service really speaks to developers

Amazon Web Services Inc. gave developers several new good reasons to build in the cloud on Wednesday, offering access to integration with the same AI that powers its popular Alexa assistant, faster databases,

Published on: April 19th, 2017 Brian Jackson