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

Adobe, Microsoft work to end paper’s reign in the office

Despite the number of digitally-driven disruptions that have occurred in the workplace over the past half-decade or so, paper retains a stubborn presence in many business activities - a fact that Adobe Systems

Published on: April 26th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

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

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

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 support ends tomorrow

It seemed only yesterday that Microsoft ended support for Windows Server 2003 (July 14, 2015 technically speaking), but finally, SQL Server 2005's day has come. The software giant will be sunsetting the 11-year

Published on: April 11th, 2016 CDN Staff

Apple turns 40: what we really know about the computing pioneer

A recent story about Apple being 40 years old on April 1st caught my eye. And here’s another one listing 17 incredible facts about Apple. Presumably these weren’t April Fool’s Day jokes. It’s getting

Published on: April 7th, 2016 Don Sheppard

Windows 10 adoption picked up in March following February slump

Despite reports that Windows 10 adoption slowed in February of this year, it looks like Microsoft's latest operating system is once again picking up pace. NetMarketShare, which tracks OS and browser statistics, pegs

Published on: April 1st, 2016 Dave Yin

I finally got to try the HoloLens and it both impressed and disappointed

San Francisco, CA - March 30 has come and gone, and with it, the long-awaited shipment of the Microsoft HoloLens. At Build 2016, Microsoft didn't spend so much on big new reveals for

Published on: April 1st, 2016 Dave Yin

Microsoft makes push for apps for every platform with host of devops tools

San Francisco, CA - It seems like a good time to be developing on Windows. On day 2, the Azure-focused half of the Microsoft Build 2016 conference, the company announced a slew of

Published on: March 31st, 2016 Dave Yin

Microsoft announces Anniversary Update and Bash for Windows 10

San Francisco, CA - If your experience with Windows 10 so far has been akin to receiving a UI facelift, that may change very soon. At Microsoft Build 2016 in San Francisco this week, Microsoft

Published on: March 31st, 2016 Dave Yin

It’s official: Dell Services sold to Japan’s NTT

The long rumoured deal between Dell Inc. and Japan's NTT Data Corp. is finally a reality. NTT Data Corp. confirmed the acquisition of Dell Services in a US$3 billion deal that “will significantly

Published on: March 30th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Two more pieces added to the BitTitan puzzle

BitTitan may have overcome the last barrier to migration with the release of the Google Complete Starter Kit. The cloud enablement and data migration vendor has been offering solutions such as MSP Complete that help

Published on: March 24th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Intel’s Andy Grove left more than a legacy

I was saddened to learn of the passing of Andy Grove at age 79. Intel did not release the cause of death, but it was widely known in the industry that Grove suffered

Published on: March 22nd, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top 100 solution provider sets a new road map

ProServeIT Corp. of Mississauga, Ont., was humming along providing professional cloud and managed services to its customer base. The company was growing and became part of the CDN Top 100 list. Last year

Published on: March 21st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto