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AWS launches Direct Connect location in Toronto

Partners using Amazon Web Services in Toronto are in luck, as the tech company has launched an AWS Direct Connect location in the Canadian city that will support the Canada Central AWS region.

Published on: June 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Veeam announces continuous data protection backup solution

NEW ORLEANS – In the wake of yet another disaster in the WannaCry ransomware attack, Veeam Software has announced a continuous data protection solution alongside the latest version of its flagship solution, Veeam

Published on: May 18th, 2017 Alex Radu

DocuSign invests in Canada with new Microsoft Azure partnership

Canada has some of the strictest data privacy regulations on the planet, which can make it difficult for companies offering cloud or digital services to operate in the country. But this has undeterred

Published on: May 10th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Intel announces new Xeon processor family for scalable workloads

In a world where it’s no longer “business as usual,” Intel Corp. is unveiled a new processor as part of its Xeon server line in an effort to revamp the data centre. The

Published on: May 4th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

CenturyLink completes sale of data centre business to consortium for more than $1.5 billion

Global communications and IT services company CenturyLink has completed the sale of its data centres and colocation business to a consortium led by BC Partners, Medina Capital Advisors and Longview Asset Management. The

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Four new channel priorities for Lenovo Canada

Coming out of its annual Accelerate conference, Lenovo is embarking on a North American channel strategy that will have a big emphasis on the Canadian market. The event in Orlando, Fla., broke new

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

CDN Top Newsmaker: Year of the Data Centre

CDN’s Newsmaker issue for 2016 was an easy one: Data Centres. There were so many data centre openings in 2016 highlighted by the two from Microsoft Canada and the first AWS region outside

Published on: April 28th, 2017 CDN Staff

Cisco announces three new partner incentives

MIAMI – At its Partner Conference Week, Cisco Systems, Inc. unveiled three new partner specific incents starting with the expansion of its Cisco Capital Easy Pay program across all architectures and products. Expansions

Published on: March 29th, 2017 Alex Radu

Google announces Canadian Region with multiple zones

Google Inc. is joining hyperscale public cloud infrastructure providers Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure in Montreal with the launch of its own Canadian region based there for Google Cloud Platform. Google announced

Published on: March 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson

HPE teams up with Mesosphere to modernize IT workspaces

In an effort to help customers modernize their datacenters and expand its own leadership in the container market, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has announced a new global original equipment manufacturing (OEM) and reseller

Published on: February 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware creates digital transformation with network virtualization platform update

VMware Inc. is dialing further into security with its latest upgrades to its network virtualization platform: VMware NSX. The network virtualization platform comes in two options: NSX for vSphere, meaning it can be

Published on: February 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Canada may become a data safe haven under Trump administration

As newly instated U.S. president Donald Trump is making moves to censor scientific data at several public federal agencies, some are turning to Canada as a safe haven for data backups. A range of

Published on: January 30th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Lenovo introduces data centre channel program

Lenovo Group Ltd. will be offering its North American data centre channel partners more benefits and recognition through an innovative new loyalty program. The company released its Data Centre Program, which will aim to

Published on: January 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

CenturyLink to receive industry-leading certification across global data centre portfolio

CenturyLink Inc. wants its customers to know its data centres meet the highest standards in the industry. And so, with great fanfare, the Monroe, La.-based communications and data services provider announced today that

Published on: December 5th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Lenovo wants YOU to get data center certified

Data centers are vital to almost every aspect of the business as we move forward into the cloud, and Lenovo has taken steps to ensure that IT professionals are qualified for this future

Published on: November 21st, 2016 Alex Radu