NetSuite’s big new idea is SuiteBilling

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cloud software vendor NetSuite Inc. revealed a slew of new products and updates, including a new billing offering along with a new version of its OneWorld platform, during the SuiteWorld 2016

Published on: May 19th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

SAP CEO backs Azure and wants to bring more empathy to business

ORLANDO - Listen up enterprises: SAP‘s Bill McDermott wants to “keep it real” with you when it comes to the changing needs of IT. In fact, the CEO for the business applications provider used the

Published on: May 18th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

BitTitan puts focus on OneDrive to unlock dollars for Microsoft partners

Cloud services vendor BitTitan of Kirkland, Wash., has unveiled a OneDrive extension for its Office 365 Starter Kit product. OneDrive is arguably the top Office 365 workload that a channel partner needs to pay

Published on: May 18th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

The channel gets its chance at the two Microsoft Canada data centres

They are finally here! The two Microsoft Canada data centres are officially open for business and according to Jean Cheng, director of cloud computing and Public Sector for Microsoft Canada, they are data

Published on: May 11th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

HDS adds new features to storage line for monetizing data

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) has taken a new approach to introducing new features for its Virtual Storage Platform G series released last year. Instead of publicizing the new specs HDS is positioning the

Published on: April 26th, 2016 CDN Staff

CDN Top 100 solution providers gala preview

The CDN Top 100 solution providers list will be revealed Thursday April 21, 2016 at the Paramount Conference and Event Venue in North Toronto. In 2015, CDW Canada claimed the No. 1 spot.

Published on: April 20th, 2016 CDN Staff

Dell Canada Power to do More Summit 2016 highlights

TORONTO – Dell Canada held its Power To Do More Summit 2016 at the Marriott Eaton Centre hotel. The event hosted several Canadian channel partners and customers and featured showcase displays from hyper converged vendor

Published on: April 15th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Can’t go old school with hybrid cloud says top Dell executive

Toronto – At the Dell Power To Do More Summit 2016 approximately 500 customers and channel partners heard Dell’s hybrid cloud plan for the Canadian market. Jim Ganthier, Dell’s VP and GM of

Published on: April 14th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Missing children get a helping hand from Microsoft Canada

When a child goes missing in Canada time becomes the most precious asset the family of the lost youngster has. When a child is reported lost or abducted the first few hours are

Published on: April 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

How to get high-level productivity from millennials

In the sales world, there’s heated debate about the Millennial Generation. Do they really switch jobs constantly, never staying with companies for long? The verdict’s still out. But let’s - for the moment

Published on: April 11th, 2016 Stuart Crawford

Dimension Data acquires top Canadian solution provider

Dimension Data has acquired the Ceryx Inc. of Toronto for an undisclosed amount. All of Ceryx’s 55 employees are to be retained and the Ceryx brand will be part of Dimension Data’s ITaaS

Published on: April 4th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel getting closer to the cloud

Intel made several cloud-based announcements today in an attempt to aid the channel in deploying scalable cloud services. The chip making giant has introduced the Xeon E5-2600 v4 line based on 14nm process

Published on: April 1st, 2016 CDN Staff

IT brand managers have to start listening to influencers

According to half of all marketers in a recent Duke University study they can’t measure how their social media spending helps their brands. Of course the only time they think much about ROI

Published on: March 31st, 2016 Max Spindle

Adobe Summit 2016 analysis

On the show floor of Adobe Summit 2016, Brian Jackson from CDN sister publication ITBusiness.ca interviews Bilal Jaffery, digital practice lead at Deloitte Digital. Jaffery comments and brings insight on the news and philosophies

Published on: March 28th, 2016 Brian Jackson