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Here’s how Dell is going public again

Dell Technologies is going public again. On Monday the enterprise technology vendor and PC maker announced that it would be listing itself once again on the New York Stock Exchange after offering to

Published on: July 3rd, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

VMware launches beta for Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering, could arrive in Canada ‘soon’

VMware is expanding its Cloud Services portfolio, this time with a new service for containers. The company announced the launch of a public beta for its VMware Kubernetes Engine (VKE), a Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering,

Published on: June 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

Optiv Security CMO describes Canada as ‘flagship model’ for growth as business expands

Underperforming sales numbers in the U.S. last year didn’t stop Optiv Security’s Canadian business from experiencing an 85 per cent year-over-year services revenue growth, leading the security company to add three new executives

Published on: June 27th, 2018 Alex Coop

IBM adds Commvault software to its managed services portfolio

IBM Corp. customers can now get their hands on a new managed service for the Commvault software portfolio. Commvault announced today that the new partnership with IBM will allow its data management and protection

Published on: June 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Mid-tier enterprises the focus of next phase of growth, says SonicWall

SonicWall says its next phase of growth is about protecting mid-tier enterprises, and it’s rolling out some major updates to its current lineup of solutions to prove it. The company is introducing new

Published on: June 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

BT sales teams in Canada excited about new Cisco SD-WAN managed service, says BT exec

U.K. telco group BT recently extended its global managed services around Cisco’s software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN), and it’s brought some excitement to BT’s sales teams in Canada, said the company’s head of

Published on: June 25th, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Instagram takes a swipe at YouTube, Intel CEO resigns, Microsoft launches blockchain project

Instagram will let users post longer videos, Intel CEO resigns, and Microsoft launches an ambitious blockchain project. First up, on LinkedIn. In an apparent swipe at YouTube, Instagram has announced that it will

Published on: June 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

ThousandEyes launches Multi-Cloud Network Intelligence

Enterprises are increasingly relying on multiple public cloud vendors to deliver their services, and with this in mind, San-Francisco-based ThousandEyes today announced the launch of its own multi-cloud network intelligence platform. The ThousandEyes

Published on: June 21st, 2018 Alex Coop

Datto announces several new releases, quells concerns over mega acquisition at DattoCon

Sean Robertson admits he was a little nervous when he found out about Datto’s late-2017 blockbuster acquisition of managed service provider (MSP)-centric remote management and professional services automation (PSA) vendor Autotask. The president

Published on: June 21st, 2018 Alex Coop

HPE Aruba launches new software-defined WAN solution

LAS VEGAS - HPE announced new networking gateway hardware at its Discover conference on Tuesday, breaking new ground for its Aruba Wide Area Networking (WAN) portfolio with a Software-Defined Branch solution. The SD-WAN

Published on: June 19th, 2018 Brian Jackson

HPE launches hybrid cloud as a service option with GreenLake

LAS VEGAS - Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced GreenLake Hybrid Cloud on Tuesday at its Discover conference, a hybrid cloud management service that it says will allow customers to get a tighter grip

Published on: June 19th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Trend Micro announces new managed detection and response service

In addition to adding new AI-powered capabilities across its portfolio, Trend Micro today announced its own managed detection and response (MDR) service. The company says customers will be able to deploy a Trend

Published on: June 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

GDPR can actually help MSPs improve business, digital transformation efforts, says study

Many Canadian businesses and MSPs are still trying to figure how to comply with new GDPR guidelines, and while that’s a challenge for smaller firms with limited resources, it could actually help them

Published on: June 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

MicroAge Canada growing, digitally transforming its national partner network

There are hundreds and maybe even thousands of independent IT system integrators and value-added resellers across Canada, and it can be hard to choose which one would serve your business best. Hoping to

Published on: June 15th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Can’t beat the cloud? Sell the cloud, MSPs advise

One slide after the next demonstrating the growth of public cloud infrastructure projected over the next five years left little room for doubt among managed service providers in the room at the Infrastructure

Published on: June 14th, 2018 Brian Jackson