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

CDN Top Newsmaker for 2014: Marcel Escorcio of HDS Canada

Marcel Escorcio delivered Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) Canada's cloud message for the channel in a very unique place in 2014; an airplane hangar. The company released three new products that are part of

Published on: February 5th, 2015 CDN Staff

VMware execs on the industry with the most unrealized potential

San Francisco, CA - Healthcare as an industry has the most potential for advancement when not bound by the shackles of regulation, according to Pat Gelsinger, chief executive officer of VMware. At a panel

Published on: February 4th, 2015 Dave Yin

EMC goes Blue with new hyper-converged solution

EMC Corp. admitted it took its time to make available its hyper-converged solution called VSPEX Blue but it wanted to ensure it was comprehensive for the marketplace and for the channel. The VSPEX

Published on: February 3rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

This small Canadian health care unit is BYOD friendly, almost fully virtual

The Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit is not likely known outside of the Belleville and Prince Edward region of eastern Ontario. The rural community it serves, some 150,000 people, sits along

Published on: January 16th, 2015 Dave Yin

CDN Top Newsmakers for 2014: Eric Gales of VMware Canada

Eric Gales has been in this position before with Microsoft and he returns this year, now running VMware Canada mainly thanks to EVO: Rail. In a nutshell, EVO:Rail combines the vendor’s compute products,

Published on: January 9th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto