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Citrix automates desktop-as-a-service delivery

SAN FRANCISCO -- Citrix Systems (NASDAQ: CTXS) announced the first technology release from its Cloud App Delivery Group at its Summit 2011 partner event held. The new Service Provider Automation Pack for XenApp

Published on: May 25th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Will cloud computing make traditional vendor relationships obsolete?

Network World has conducted multiple tests of cloud-based services over the past year, and our overarching conclusion is that shifting compute processes to the cloud can help companies save money and become more

Published on: May 24th, 2011 Tom Henderson

Data centres turn to outsourcing to meet capacity needs

More large companies are turning to collocation providers to relieve capacity constraints in their data centres, as a way to avoid the high cost of building their own new brick-and-mortar facilities, two studies

Published on: May 19th, 2011 James Niccolai

The face of the cloud is the PC: Lenovo

Las Vegas - Lenovo told more than 500 solution providers at its first ever channel conference, held here, that its two part cloud strategy will enhance the computing experience and make it more

Published on: May 19th, 2011 Paolo Del Nibletto

SAP recruiting Canadian Business ByDesign partners

ORLANDO- With the arrival of Business ByDesign to Canada in February of this year, the SAG AG's (NYSE: SAP) Canadian channel leader provided some detail at the SapphireNow user conference on how the

Published on: May 18th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Online backup vendor targets the small enterprise market

KineticD, a Toronto-based online backup, recovery and data access service solution vendor, has launched a new channel program in an effort to beef up its partner community.The company was formed in 2003 as

Published on: May 17th, 2011 Maxine Cheung

IDC recommendations for the Top 100 Solution Providers

Toronto - As technology moves forward and the non-traditional software providers like Google grow, channel partners must adapt to remain competitive.CDN at its annual Top 100 Solution Providers event brought its Steve White,

Published on: May 13th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Juniper announces Canadian channel plans

Toronto - Juniper Networks (Nasdaq: JNPR)is aiming to strengthen its channel partners' recertification process in 2011 through its online training program. “The big push for 2011 is the eLearning center,” says Chris Mascitelli,

Published on: May 13th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

High Tech Countdown at the Top 100 Solution Providers event

Toronto - In Episode 16 of the High Tech Countdown, CDN editor Paolo Del Nibletto is on location at the annual CDNTop 100 Solution Providers event.The gala event attracted more than 200 key

Published on: May 11th, 2011 Paolo Del Nibletto

Ubuntu switches cloud software

Canonical has switched its cloud software stack to the open-source OpenStack, the company announced Tuesday. The current version of its Ubuntu Server, version 11.04, uses the Eucalyptus platform. Ubuntu Server 11.10 will include

Published on: May 11th, 2011 Joab Jackson

NetSuite moves upmarket with NetSuite Unlimited

SAN FRANCISCO – On-demand enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendor NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N) used its first user conference to announce it's growing from its traditional mid-market roots with NetSuite Unlimited, its new offering

Published on: May 11th, 2011 Jeff Jedras

Microsoft agrees to buy Skype for $8.5 billion

Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has agreed to buy Skype for $8.5 billion, the companies announced on Tuesday morning.The companies' CEOs, Steve Ballmer and Tony Bates, will host a press conference later Tuesday to give

Published on: May 10th, 2011 CDN Staff

Cisco and Xerox join forces for mobile printing

Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) has teamed up with Xerox to create a mobile printing system that lets users print from any device to any printer.The companies plan to make printing faster and easier

Published on: May 9th, 2011 Steven Lawson

Attachmate eyes cloud customers for Suse

Having closed its $2.2 billion acquisition of Novell, Attachmate now is eyeing cloud service providers as potential customers for the company's newly acquired Suse Linux platform. The company also plans to continue promoting

Published on: May 4th, 2011 Paul Krill

Iron Mountain going back to roots in storage services

Not long after Iron Mountain announced it had replaced its CEO, the company said it's considering selling its archiving, e-discovery and online backup and recovery business to return to its roots in document

Published on: May 3rd, 2011 Lucas Mearian