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Microsoft aiming to be consistent with Azure Stack

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Microsoft is wrestling with two goals for its new Azure Stack offering. First the Redmond, Wash.-based software giant has a stated goal of $20 billion cloud run rate by 2018

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nutanix Canada head cites mid-enterprise successes as reason for huge growth

WASHINGTON D.C. - As Nutanix pushes further into the enterprise cloud space, its Canadian arm reports huge growth due to success in the mid-enterprise during Canada head Robert Yelenich's first year in the position.

Published on: July 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Nutanix tags Veeam as primary availability solution provider

WASHINGTON D.C. - Enterprise cloud provider Nutanix has tagged Veeam Software as its premiere availability solution provider. Veeam's flagship Availability Suite, its enterprise class availability solution, will now have added support for Nutanix

Published on: June 29th, 2017 Alex Radu

Nutanix introduces new enterprise hybrid cloud capabilities

WASHINGTON D.C. - Nutanix is giving channel partners more opportunities with hybrid cloud. The enterprise cloud provider has introduced two new capabilities for the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS: Nutanix Calm and Nutanix Xi Cloud

Published on: June 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Google tackles hybrid cloud with Nutanix partnership

WASHINGTON D.C. - Google is giving its cloud platform more firepower in the fight against AWS and Microsoft Azure with its new partnership with Nutanix. Google's parent company, Alphabet, revealed to CNBC the

Published on: June 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Amazon Web Services officially opens Canada headquarters

Amazon Inc. opened its largest office in Canada yet, unveiling its downtown Toronto location alongside Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne on Tuesday. Amazon says it is already employing 600 people at the new location

Published on: June 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson

Internet of Things will fuel digital transformation

To survive in the modern business climate created by increasingly sophisticated technology, companies need to embark on a digital transformation journey. But technology isn’t just disrupting the business environment; it can also be

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Are we headed for a cloud crisis in 2020?

SAN FRANCISCO - Big data – or to be precise – the proliferation of data in the world today may reach a crisis point come 2020 because of the lack of WAN bandwidth

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Public cloud pricing may be a double edge sword

At the recently concluded Dell EMC World in Las Vegas, company CEO Michael Dell said public cloud is twice as expensive as on-premise, especially for the predictable portion of workloads. Michael Dell based

Published on: June 12th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

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

Citrix is a security company and wants to help Canadians be more secure

ORLANDO - When Michael Murphy left his vice president position at Symantec in 2011, he thought moving from a security-focused software company to one that is known for its server, application and desktop

Published on: May 25th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Citrix Cloud gets extended AI-powered data analytics service

ORLANDO – Cyber security has become a hot-button topic as society increasingly enters the digital age. And as the threat of cyber attacks intensifies, securing devices, networks, applications, and workspaces has become all

Published on: May 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Channel partner says DRaaS is answer to WannaCrypt attack

As ransomware attack WannaCrypt sweeps the globe, compromising tens of thousands of computers across as many as 100 countries, one Canadian IT solutions provider is looking to help companies stay secure and plan

Published on: May 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Citrix unifying the workspace with new cloud-first solution

ORLANDO - IT users often have a fragmented experience when it comes to accessing and utilizing applications, needing to log into various sites separately with different identities and passwords. In an organization, this

Published on: May 23rd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Veeam channel chief shifts focus towards enterprise cloud

NEW ORLEANS - With a bold target of $1.5 billion in revenue by 2020 and a shift of focus to the enterprise, Veeam Software is relying on its channel partners more than ever. Kevin

Published on: May 18th, 2017 Alex Radu