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HP to launch enterprise cloud service

Rounding out its portfolio of cloud-related offerings, Hewlett-Packard Co. (Nasdaq: HPQ) will launch a cloud compute service next month aimed at enterprises. The company will also start offering computing systems for internal use

Published on: January 25th, 2011 Joab Jackson

Kaspersky’s first attempt at total security is Pure

It was time for Kaspersky Labs to take its shot at the total security market, said director of product marketing Peter Beardmore. The 13 year-old security developer has found success in U.S. retail

Published on: January 24th, 2011 Paolo Del Nibletto

With 3Par onboard, HP turns to channel for storage play

Some four months after Hewlett Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) won a furious bidding war with Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) for storage vendor 3Par Inc., the vendor said the company and its channel have

Published on: January 20th, 2011 Jeff Jedras

Huawei bets big on Canada, and the cloud

Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. officially opened a Canadian headquarters on Tuesday, which it said will help achieve its goal to become a stronger cloud services integrator for its Canadian partners.The

Published on: January 20th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

Research supports claim that cloud is energy efficient

A new report has added further to the debate as to whether cloud computing is a greener approach to running data centres. A survey by Pike Research has indicated that the energy savings

Published on: January 19th, 2011 Maxwell Cooter

Is your IT job safe in the cloud?

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) is the latest company to release customer research into cloud computing trends, and only an average of 18 percent of respondents worldwide said they are using the cloud in

Published on: January 18th, 2011 Keir Thomas

Canadian mid-market IT spending on the upswing

A recent global IBM (NYSE: IBM) study revealed that of the more than 2,000 mid-size businesses that were surveyed, more than half plan to increase their IT budgets over the next 12 to

Published on: January 18th, 2011 Maxine Cheung

Virtualization and cloud hiring outlook for 2011

Despite so many optimistic predictions from Gartner, IDC and other surveys about the growth of cloud computing that they're almost an industry in themselves, there's no better indication of real interest from real

Published on: January 13th, 2011 Kevin Fogarty

Is your private cloud defensive or responsive?

A strong minority of enterprise IT shops are prioritizing the development of a private cloud, but Forrester surveys suggest these moves will fail. The reason lies in the motivation behind these efforts and

Published on: January 13th, 2011 James Staten

EMC Canada boss named top newsmaker

It was all about cloud computing and SMB for EMC Corp. (Nasdaq: EMC) in 2010 and Michael Sharun, managing director of EMC Canada, worked to make EMC's channel in Canada move in that

Published on: January 13th, 2011 Paolo Del Nibletto

The best hardware and software of the year

The most distinctive shift we saw during 2010 were the conflicting pulls on computing platforms, drawing them to the far ends of the spectrum: more applications and services being delivered from virtual servers

Published on: January 12th, 2011 Andrew Binstock

Startup provides cloud OS for greater flexibility

A company founded by the people behind Amazon's Elastic Cloud EC2 is looking to improve the way that organizations can handle Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) environments.Start-up Nimbula has developed software that enables

Published on: January 12th, 2011 Maxwell Cooter

Ovum: Efficiency will drive gov’t outsourcing, cloud use

Government IT will be more open to outsourcing and cloud computing technologies in 2011 as departments work to drive efficiencies, according to analyst house Ovum. In response to the Comprehensive Spending Review budget

Published on: January 11th, 2011 Anh Nguyen

Microsoft’s server president to step down

Longtime Microsoft executive Bob Muglia, president of the company's server and tools business, will step down from his position later this year, according to a Steve Ballmer memo issued Monday to company employees.Muglia

Published on: January 11th, 2011 Joab Jackson

Partnerpedia helps vendors launch online app stores

Channel online communities developer Partnerpedia has launched Community Marketplace, a platform to help vendors develop and run their own app stores to help link their partner communities with applications and services to sell

Published on: January 5th, 2011 Jeff Jedras