Eaton updates power management software with load-shedding, automated disaster recovery

Power management company Eaton Corporation has announced an update to its Intelligent Power Manager software, with new load-shedding capabilities and automated disaster recovery execution. Version 1.5, according to Eaton, builds on its integration with

Published on: May 14th, 2015 CDN Staff

EMC channel chief wants partners to place a big bet

LAS VEGAS - EMC worldwide channel chief Greg Ambulos said solution providers need to place a bigger bet on EMC and its Federation of vendors: EMC II, RSA, Pivotal, VMware and now also VCE. At

Published on: May 13th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

EMC unleashes the flash beast

LAS VEGAS - EMC released its all-flash array XtremIO 4.0 at the EMC World conference. Besides new capabilities such as supporting larger all-flash array configurations and consolidating workloads at higher levels XtremIO has

Published on: May 8th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Three business imperatives from EMC CEO Joe Tucci

LAS VEGAS - EMC World 2015 marks Joe Tucci's 15 year at the event. And, instead of pushing the Hopkinton, Mass.-based vendor’s new portfolio of products Tucci talked about the digital transformation of

Published on: May 5th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

EMC VCE put hyper converge on the rack

LAS VEGAS – A year after EMC engulfed VCE into its federation the vendor has released a new series of hyper-converged RackScale systems called the VxRack. VCE inside EMC has enabled the Hopkinton,

Published on: May 4th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

VMware launches open source cloud-native application projects

VMware announced Monday two new open source initiatives to help in the adoption of cloud-native applications, namely Project Lightwave and Project Photon. While Lightwave aims to improve the security of cloud-native applications through identity and

Published on: April 20th, 2015 Dave Yin

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

New Open Data Platform will push big data technology through open source, not sales

When big names including GE, Hortonworks, IBM, Infosys, Pivotal, SAS, AltiScale, Capgemini, CenturyLink, EMC, Splunk, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, Teradata, and VMware announce a new alliance to create and push for big data technology using

Published on: March 16th, 2015 Dave Yin

VCE expands converged infrastructure portfolio with new platforms, architecture and software

Computer integration company VCE announced today new solutions in its lineup of converged infrastructure systems, including a new data centre architecture, platforms and a major Vision Software update. The Richardson, TX-based company is

Published on: March 11th, 2015 Dave Yin

Intronis brings Hyper-V and VMware 6 support to data protection solution

Channel-only backup solutions provider Intronis has announced the winter 2015 release of its data protection solution ECHOplatform, which will see new functions including Hyper-V and imaging rapid recovery, object level restore from physical and virtual

Published on: March 4th, 2015 Dave Yin

Tech Data Canada is VMware’s distribution partner of the year

IT distributor Tech Data Canada has announced it has received VMware's 2014 Distribution Partner of the Year award. "We are pleased to recognize Tech Data Canada as the 2014 VMware Distribution Partner of

Published on: February 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

The channel is about to prove that bald is beautiful

Rick Brown, the Canadian channel chief of NetApp Canada, is looking to recruit new partners, but not for his channel strategy. Instead he needs people to shave their heads clean. No that is

Published on: February 19th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Digital Edition showcases the Top 10 Canadian Cloud Providers

In this edition of the CDN Digital Edition, we assembled the Top 10 Cloud Providers with operations in Canada.  This includes both multinational and Canadian companies offering Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service and

Published on: February 13th, 2015 Dave Yin

Primus senior VP to be named new Avaya Canada president

Multiple sources in the Canadian IT industry have told CDN that the new president of Avaya Canada will be Walter Andri, currently the senior vice president of sales for Primus Telecommunications Canada Inc.

Published on: February 10th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto