No ‘easy button’ for cloud migration decisions

Cloud migration is a hot topic as more enterprises look to take their on-premise or data centre applications to the public cloud. It's an area where channel partners can play an important role, but helping customers decide

Published on: August 11th, 2016 Chris Talbot

IBM makes quantum computing widely available

Ever needed to tap into the processing power of a quantum computer — but didn’t quite know where to look? With the announcement of its cloud-based IBM Quantum Experience platform, IBM Corp. is

Published on: May 4th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Best Cloud Solution at CDN Channel Elite Awards 2015

Last year's Gold Winner won for developing a solution to helping people find their misplaced car. At the 2015 CDN Channel Elite Awards, Esri Canada repeated as Gold Winners in Best Cloud Solution

Published on: September 15th, 2015 CDN Staff

Line of Business will dominate short-term cloud spending: Survey

Line of business (LOB) will lead cloud adoption in as little as two years. According to a new survey called "Hosting and Cloud Study 2015
", the majority of marketing departments (57 per cent)

Published on: April 6th, 2015 Dave Yin

Canadian business is sold on hybrid cloud: survey

C-level executives are 32 per cent more likely than IT leaders to advocate immediately moving to hybrid cloud environment As many as 76 per cent of Canadian companies expect to have more than

Published on: December 3rd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

SAP Business One comes to Amazon Web Services

Enterprise software maker SAP AG announced today  that SAP Business One, powered by SAP HANA, will be available on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The pay-as-you go, subscription-based application will run on Amazon Elastic

Published on: November 19th, 2014 Dave Yin

IBM partners say time for new channel model

IBM hosted a Twitter chat on the “Future of the Channel” with channel leaders and observers.  Their main finding: the old channel model is broken. Panellist John McDonald, CEO, chairman and president of

Published on: November 13th, 2014 Dave Yin

Cloud remains a mystery for Canadian execs: Survey

If you’re encountering difficulties pitching your cloud-based solution to your customers, this latest survey released by Microsoft Canada will probably tell you why. No less than 90 per cent of Canadian C-suite executives

Published on: October 28th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

U.S. cloud firm speeds up content delivery

Faster devices and increasing bandwidth are great for workplace productivity as well as enjoying online entertainment content. However faster Internet service has as few unwanted by products and one of them is dwindling

Published on: September 29th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Brocade announces open source SDN controller

Data and storage networking product company Brocade Communications Systems touts its new Vyatta Controller as a low-risk path to software defined networking. The SDN controller, which is built from OpenDaylight Project, is now

Published on: September 22nd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

CDN Channel Elite Awards – Best Cloud Solution

Many solution providers are still struggling with how to properly and profitably transition to the cloud., a B.C.-based solution provider, is proof that planning and hardwork pays off in the end. The latest

Published on: September 22nd, 2014 CDN Staff

 EMC discussed possible merger with HP: Report

For nearly a year, cloud computing and big data software company EMC Corp. (NYSE: EMC) was engaged in merger discussion with Hewlett-Packard Co., according to a report by the financial publication Wall Street

Published on: September 22nd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Bruce Stuart: How much capital is required for cloud computing

We encourage you to do your own financial modeling of your recurring revenue driven cloud or SaaS venture.  The 30-DAY RISK FREE PILOT offer of LivePlan brought to you by Channelcorp and CDN

Published on: August 22nd, 2014 Bruce Stuart

#CDNCloud: A Computer Dealer News Twitter chat

Updated Aug. 28 at 2:41pm EST - We had a great Twitter chat with guest experts Robert Hart of the Canadian Cloud Council and Renee Bergeron of Ingram Micro. Thanks again to everyone

Published on: August 15th, 2014 Candice So