Systems integrator uses Cortana for Big Data Analytics-as-a-Service

Global systems integrator Wipro Ltd. has created Data Discovery Platform, the India-based company's big data analytics-as-a-service solution on Microsoft Azure. The concept behind the Wipro Big Data Analytics-as-a-Service platform is to accelerate insight-driven

Published on: August 9th, 2017 CDN Staff

Microsoft 365 combines Office 365, Win10 & security

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Close to 15,000 channel partners got a surprised announcement from Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella at the Inspire 2017 conference. Commercial versions of Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility with Security

Published on: July 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Datto focused on helping MSP partners win with SMBs

Datto Inc. is focusing on helping its managed service provider channel partners win in the SMB space with its latest announcements. The Norwalk, Connecticut-based company was busy at its annual DattoCon conference. Austin

Published on: June 8th, 2017 Alex Radu

NetApp enters the hyper-converged arena

In a wide-ranging announcement, NetApp unveiled its first enterprise-scale hyper converged solution (HCI) which leverages SolidFire technology. The launch was supported by a new consumption pricing model specifically set up to encourage customers

Published on: June 5th, 2017 CDN Staff

Dell to deliver PC-as-a-Service

LAS VEGAS – Dell Technologies has launched a PC-as-a-Service (PCaaS) solution that will combine all of its client-devices, software along with deployment services that will include security and support in a per seat,

Published on: May 9th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top Newsmaker: Citrix Canada’s Michael Murphy

Multiple CDN Newsmaker Michael Murphy opened a brand new office for Citrix in Canada. He also helped to make the Canadian operation more of a cloud player than ever before. In 2016, Citrix

Published on: April 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

Say hello to Microsoft’s latest Azure IoT offering

Microsoft Corp.'s latest software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering is built on the Azure cloud and aims to reduce the complexity of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. Called Microsoft IoT Central, it is the tech giant's

Published on: April 26th, 2017 Alex Radu

Ingram Micro shifts cloud focus to IaaS

PHOENIX - At its annual Cloud Summit, Ingram Micro wants to be the channel community's go-to cloud distributor by expanding its portfolio into the software sphere. While its venture into the cloud space began almost

Published on: April 24th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Security is the holy grail for partners says Cisco exec

Channel partners have an opportunity to see very good profits because they are needed more than ever in security, said Cisco Systems Inc., senior manager of channels business development, network and cyber security

Published on: April 10th, 2017 Alex Radu

Tech Data makes its first Avnet move

Approximately one month since the officially closing of the Tech Data/Avnet deal and we have our first announcement from the combined entity. Tech Data’s newly minted Technology Solutions business has added three new

Published on: April 4th, 2017 CDN Staff

You may not think it, but Cisco is a security company

MIAMI - Chances are when you think of Cisco Systems, Inc., you’re not thinking about security. Well, that will change according to David Ulevitch, vice president and general manager of Cisco’s security business

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Adobe and Microsoft announce first three joint offerings

LAS VEGAS - Six months after announcing their partnership at Microsoft Corp.'s Ignite conference in September, the Redmond, Wash.-based tech giant and Adobe Systems Inc. announced their first three joint offerings at the

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Spending on public cloud services still soaring: IDC

According to the IDC’s Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Spending Guide, worldwide spending on public cloud services and infrastructure will reach $122.5 billion in 2017, an increase of close to 25 per cent

Published on: February 21st, 2017 CDN Staff

Vendor introduces application security for digital economy

Data breaches and hacker threats encompass all aspects of technology, and applications are no different. To counteract these threats, F5 Networks has released a new security product line that treats security as an important

Published on: January 27th, 2017 Alex Radu