Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins at the launch event in San Francisco

Published: June 20th, 2017


Are we headed for a cloud crisis in 2020?

SAN FRANCISCO - Big data – or to be precise – the proliferation of data in the world today may reach a crisis point come 2020 because of the lack of WAN bandwidth

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

SAP Leonardo reinvents the digital innovation system

No single technology can fully deliver what a business needs to digitally transform, but SAP’s latest solution is hoping to bring together several software capabilities to assist its customers on their digital journey.

Published on: May 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

IBM & Nutanix target AI and machine learning in new partnership

Nutanix made another strategic partnership; this one with IBM that will see Big Blue deliver Enterprise Cloud Platform on its line of Power server products. The strategy behind this partnership is for IBM

Published on: May 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

Big Quebec IT consultancy acquires Toronto solution provider

Montreal-based Alithya has acquired Toronto-based solution provider Systemware Innovation Corporation (SWI) Technologies. SWI specializes in developing big data analytics solutions for these sectors: nuclear, financial and transportation. Alithya already has an office in

Published on: April 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

The four Vs of big data and the questions you should be asking

When people start thinking about big data and how they can use it to run their operation or to bring in business profits, they should really be thinking about the four Vs, which

Published on: February 23rd, 2017 Nabeel Sherif

Six future trends involving cloud

Anytime, anywhere computing is here to stay and it’s only becoming stronger in the realms of rapidly growing data and analytics gathering. Companies and individuals alike are finding the benefits of cloud to

Published on: January 24th, 2017 Nabeel Sherif

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

Vendor pushes digital transformation in hospitals

How technology will change hospitals and health care is something that science fiction has been tackling for decades. Whether it be futuristic hospitals or eliminating disease all together, writers have had an expansive

Published on: January 17th, 2017 Alex Radu

Samsung showcases new IoT line up for 2017

Samsung will be entrusting its channel partners with its first round of Internet of Things products for 2017. The company announced that all of new IoT solutions will have a retail focus and

Published on: January 16th, 2017 CDN Staff

North American data breaches at an all time high

If North American enterprises ever had any doubt they are the prime targets of cyber attackers, a new Kaspersky Lab report should erase them. According to the report, based on a global survey of

Published on: November 28th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Trump victory bad for big data?

One of the over-arching narratives in the big data movement is that data can provide the necessary insights for businesses to make good decisions. I'm not saying at all that isn't true. However,

Published on: November 21st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

CA says there’s still lots of value in mainframes

LAS VEGAS – Back in the summer of 1990, IBM introduced its latest mainframe computer the System/390. The suped-up model would set an organization back more than $30 million. Last year, IBM released

Published on: November 17th, 2016 CDN Staff

Top CIO investments revealed at 2016 Channel Elite Awards

TORONTO -   The issues of data security and privacy were revealed as the top concerns facing senior IT professionals as ITWC CIO Jim Love reviewed details of the newly released 2016 CanadianCIO

Published on: October 3rd, 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