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Cisco Systems unveils a three part cloud strategy

A recent Webinar hosted by Cisco Systems' (Nasdaq: CSCO) vice-president and chief technology officer of cloud computing, Lew Tucker, revealed the company's cloud strategy which is made up of three pillars around services

Published on: December 8th, 2010 Maxine Cheung

Cloud computing will render the BI stack irrelevant: SAP

SANTA CLARA, CALI. -- While Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ: ORCL) may be a late convert to cloud computing, rival SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) said Tuesday that the cloud will render Oracle's differentiator of owning

Published on: December 7th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Primus eyeing more SMB business in 2011

Primus' Business Services division already considers themselves to be an IT solution provider. And, in the past few years they have taken steps to make sure the market place views them as a

Published on: December 6th, 2010 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cloud computing is confusing Canadian businesses

TORONTO – CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) revealed results from a cloud computing survey up in the clouds atop the tallest free-standing structure in the Western Hemisphere: the CN Tower.The online survey was conducted

Published on: December 3rd, 2010 Maxine Cheung

Building rendering farms on the cloud

LAS VEGAS - Autodesk Inc. is hoping its engineering and architectural design customers will move to the cloud to perform all of their simulation, visualization and rendering needs. The 3D design software firm,

Published on: December 1st, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

A managed services provider with a partnership plan

Eight years ago, Chris Day founded CDot Networks, a Vancouver-based IT consulting firm. Today, that company is now known as Fully Managed, a name that reflects its evolution of work in the managed

Published on: December 1st, 2010 Maxine Cheung

With IDS Scheer, Software AG heads to the cloud

DARMSTADT, GERMANY - Now that Software AG has integrated the process design technology acquired from IDS Scheer, customers can next expect the German business process management vendor to enable the platform for the

Published on: November 29th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Mafiaboy warns about the security of cloud computing

TORONTO – Michael Calce, the reformed hacker from Montreal who will forever be known as Mafiaboy, told a group of IT professionals yesterday that he has serious concerns about the inherent vulnerabilities in

Published on: November 24th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Small clouds: Security selection criteria

There are a variety of players positioning themselves in the cloud computing arena today. How does a small/medium business or home office user choose a cloud-computer partner? What small cloud security concerns can

Published on: November 24th, 2010 Gregory Machler

Could Windows Phone 7 succeed with IT?

Although <a href="http://www.Microsoft with its Windows Phone 7 platform has tried to satisfy the consumer market with capabilities for music, video, and games, the smartphone's tie-in to Microsoft's back-end server applications could give

Published on: November 23rd, 2010 Paul Krill

Businesses must treat physical and virtual environments the same: Symantec

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today released results from its sixth annual disaster recovery survey which found that of the enterprises surveyed, only 56 per cent regularly back up data on virtual systems.The survey,

Published on: November 22nd, 2010 Maxine Cheung

McAfee CEO says Intel acquisition not about silicon

TORONTO – In town for an executive summit event at the Steam Whistle Brewery, McAfee Corp. (NYSE: MFE ) CEO Dave DeWalt told customers and partners he believes Intel Corp. 's (NASDAQ: INTC

Published on: November 18th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

Cloud computing is a certainty: VMware exec

Even if PHP developers are a tough sell on the concept, cloud computing is inevitable, a VMware cloud technology executive stressed recently."I do believe that as developers, we cannot fail to consider the

Published on: November 17th, 2010 Paul Krill

Cloud computing adoption may have peaked in the SMB: report

Two separate studies of Canadian small and medium-sized business owners (SMBs) by Angus Reid about their IT priorities reveal that those interested in getting on the cloud may already be onboard, and security

Published on: November 15th, 2010 Jeff Jedras

EMC to buy Isilon for US$2.25 billion

EMC (Nasdaq: EMC) announced Monday it is buying NAS (network-attached storage) vendor Isilon Systems for roughly US$2.25 billion. Both companies' boards have approved the deal, which is expected to be finalized later this

Published on: November 15th, 2010 CDN Staff