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

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

CDN Top Newsmaker: AWS Canada’s Eric Gales

Probably the most exciting company in the channel in 2016 was Amazon Web Services Canada. Besides exciting AWS Canada may also be the quickest company in the entire IT industry in Canada. In

Published on: March 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers #5-1

Published on: March 17th, 2017 CDN Staff

ServiceNow hires a Canadian country manager

Former RSA Canada area vice president Marc LeCuyer has become the first ever Canadian country manager for ServiceNow. ServiceNow was called by AWS CEO Andy Jassy at the recently concluded Re: Invent show in Las

Published on: March 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Amazon Web Services brought down by a typo

After hours of disruptions for services such as project management tool Trello, news website Business Insider and image hoster Giphy, it turns out Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) outage on Tuesday was caused by

Published on: March 3rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Top 25 Newsmakers featured in CDN Digital Edition

Each year since 2001, CDN’s editorial staff highlight the individuals who not only made major headlines throughout the year but whose impact is likely to be felt in the channel for years to

Published on: February 17th, 2017 CDN Staff