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The Toronto area’s available inventory for Amazon’s HQ2

A new Amazon headquarters in Toronto would bolster local talent and encourage other companies to follow suit, proponents of the project suggest. But where would HQ2 be located? Below, we have collected the

Published on: February 9th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cloud-neutral Montreal data centre operator eStruxture announces AWS availability

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has only been operating in Canada since December 2016, but it already seems to own the space. eStruxture Data Centers Inc., a network and cloud-neutral data centre operator based

Published on: February 8th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Park Place brings AI data centre maintenance to the masses

Add data centre maintenance and monitoring to the list of jobs that artificial intelligence (AI) can perform. It's constantly said by AI experts that to succeed in applying AI, you need to have a

Published on: February 6th, 2018 Brian Jackson

New software-defined servers released by Dell EMC

Dell EMC is continuing its flurry of activity in the new year with more products and updates. The company has expanded its 14th generation PowerEdge portfolio with three new servers – the PowerEdge

Published on: February 6th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Google Cloud Platform opens first region, data centre in Canada

Montreal is quickly becoming a hub for all of Canada’s cloud data centre needs. Google has officially opened its first Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region in Canada, located in Montreal. The new region

Published on: February 1st, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Cogeco Peer 1 provides a new way to connect to its managed services

Toronto-based Cogeco Peer 1 (CP1) announced it is partnering with Nokia's Nuage Networks to launch a new software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) on Wednesday. The SD-WAN provides enterprises that manage multiple branch sites

Published on: January 31st, 2018 Brian Jackson

Canada to pilot new blockchain-powered ‘digital identity’ prototype for air travel unveiled in Davos

The Government of Canada, World Economic Forum, and other global partners are testing a new concept in border security, which will let travellers digitize their personal information and share it with airport and

Published on: January 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

NetApp appoints new SVP to lead cloud business

US-based hybrid cloud storage and data management company NetApp Inc. wants to help its customers build better data centres and accelerate the adoption of cloud infrastructure with its latest hire. The company has

Published on: January 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Veeam acquires AWS disaster recovery provider N2WS in first acquisition in a decade

Veeam Software has spent the last decade growing organically, but after a very successful 2017, a new year marks a new company direction that includes expanding with a little external help. Veeam has officially

Published on: January 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Toronto makes the cut; iPhone throttling; Drone rescue

Toronto has cracked the top 20 in Amazon’s shortlist, a new iPhone update will let users control the phone’s performance, and a drone performs a daring rescue hours after being unveiled.

Published on: January 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cogeco Peer 1 adds Managed Microsoft Azure Services to cloud portfolio

Cogeco Peer 1 is adding Managed Microsoft Azure to its list of cloud portfolio services. The global provider of business-to-business products and services made the announcement this morning, adding its customers can now pick

Published on: January 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

Ceridian Dayforce offers single payroll function to Microsoft Dynamics 365 customers

Workforce management regulations vary from one country to another, and through a new partnership with Microsoft Dynamics 365, Ceridian says its Dayforce software will help streamline that process for organizations who will now

Published on: January 5th, 2018 Alex Coop

Availability Suite update Veeam’s biggest release ever

Data management and recovery of physical, virtual and cloud files, especially in a timely manner, are a growing importance for businesses big and small, and Veeam Software’s latest update for its flagship product

Published on: December 19th, 2017 Alex Coop

Intel launches affordable Pentium Silver and Celeron processors

Intel Corp. is continuing to shake up its branding and unveiled its next-generation of Pentium Silver and Celeron processors Monday, each coming with desktop and mobile variants. Intel introduced the Pentium Silver J5005,

Published on: December 12th, 2017 Alex Coop

Focus on evolving business models in 2018, VMware execs tell partners

2018 is quickly approaching and companies are preparing for what seems like the inevitable digital transformation of their businesses. In the second part of our two-part Q&A, CDN spoke with VMware's vice president

Published on: December 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs