CenturyLink has plans to go fully virtual by 2018

CenturyLink has announced it is going virtual. The communications company today unveiled plans to build a network platform with software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) capabilities for self-service application and on-demand service

Published on: October 19th, 2015 CDN Staff

Millennials expect faster work computers than older colleagues: survey

How much patience do users have for slow applications? According to a new study, it depends on your age. According to the 2015 Desktop Experience Study sponsored by virtualization company AppSense suggests that Millennials are

Published on: October 19th, 2015 Dave Yin

Follow Friday: VDI experts to follow Twitter

For this week’s CDN #FollowFriday, we are showcasing experts in virtual desktop infrastructure that could share best practices, challenges and developments. First up is is Douglas Brown, founder of DABCC, a virtualization news source.

Published on: October 1st, 2015 CDN Staff

VMware target workloads with new SDN solutions

VMware, Inc. has made available the Integrated OpenStack 2, Site Recovery Manager 6.1, Virtual SAN 6.1, vRealize Log Insight 3, vRealize Operations 6.1 and vSphere APIs for IO Filtering as part of the

Published on: September 14th, 2015 CDN Staff

A breach of virtual infrastructure will cost double its physical counterpart: Kaspersky

In the debate on whether virtual environments are more secure than physical ones, one aspect may have become clearer, namely the cost of a breach on said environments. A new report from Kaspersky Lab suggests

Published on: August 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

Citrix unveils new Workspace Cloud platform

Citrix has lifted the lid off of its new enterprise platform, dubbed the Citrix Workspace Cloud. The offering, unveiled at Synergy, is aimed at providing IT with a faster and easier way to manage and securely

Published on: August 20th, 2015 CDN Staff

nGenx revamps MSP program for low-cost VDI

nGenx is looking to expand, and it's asking MSPs to help it do so. This week, the VDI vendor announced an overhaul of its North American channel program with a particular focus on managed service

Published on: August 5th, 2015 Dave Yin

VMware drops Canadian country manager role

CDN has learned VMware has embarked on a North American regional structure, which will leave the Canadian subsidiary without a country manager. The current VMware Canada country manager Eric Gales plans to leave

Published on: July 14th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell updates Wyse line with Windows 10 IoT Enterprise

Dell joins the growing list of vendors offering Windows 10 on its enterprise devices, with the announcement today that two of its Wyse thin clients, the 7000 and 5000 series will feature Windows

Published on: July 14th, 2015 CDN Staff

Nutanix aims to be invisible

MIAMI - At its first ever conference, Nutanix announced a new mission for the hyper-converged vendor's up-coming years. That mission is to be "invisible", said vice president of marketing Howard Ting at the

Published on: June 9th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

SimpliVity to further support OpenStack

One of the pioneers of hyper-converged infrastructure SimpliVity Corp. announced at the Open Stack Conference in Vancouver that it will now support the KVM hypervisor and OpenStack. The Westborough, Mass.-based vendor with an office

Published on: May 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

QNAP opens shop in Markham

Taiwanese network, storage and virtualization provider QNAP has announced the opening of its office in Markham, ON. Starting today, the office located at #7B, 7100 Warden Ave.  will be open for business and provide

Published on: March 19th, 2015 CDN Staff

IndependenceIT announces automated Microsoft RemoteApp virtualization

Why pay for two things when you only need one? That is the mindset behind IndependenceIT, a Software-as-a-Service vendor specializing in virtualized desktops and applications. Today, the company announced an update to its Cloud

Published on: March 17th, 2015 Dave Yin

Citrix Canada chief outlines new margin incentives

Citrix Canada country manager Michael Murphy addressed the Canadian market implications of the vendors recently announced Citrix Solution Advisor (CSA) program. Murphy told CDN, in an exclusive interview, that this program was long

Published on: February 20th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto