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IBM budgets $3 billion for new Internet of Things unit

According to IBM’s estimates, as much as 90 per cent of all data generated by devices such as connected vehicles, appliances, smart phones, and tablets are never analyzed or acted on. No less

Published on: April 1st, 2015 Nestor Arellano

BitTitan Cloud Rangers are here to help with your next migration

When we last saw BitTitan, the company was offering a solution for companies to move their data off of the security-beleaguered Dropbox to either Microsoft OneDrive or Google Drive. This time around, the

Published on: March 31st, 2015 Dave Yin

SkyKick’s Office 365 Migration Suite free for select Microsoft partners

Office 365 migration solution provider SkyKick has announced that its Migration Suite is free for a limited time within Microsoft’s Internal Use Rights program. The solution, which was previously made available to IT distributor

Published on: March 30th, 2015 Dave Yin

Customers outline how to avoid big data mistakes

"My first big mistake was calling it big data,” said George Hamin, director of eBusiness and information for Subaru Canada. “Their eyes just glazed over.” Hamin was recalling the puzzled looks he got

Published on: March 27th, 2015 Nestor Arellano

Startup offers converged backup and recovery on commodity hardware

There's a new player in the growing converged backup and recovery appliance market, and it's not one that many may recognize. Palo Alto, CA-based Rubrik is a startup, but it's one with some clout in

Published on: March 24th, 2015 Dave Yin

New Open Data Platform will push big data technology through open source, not sales

When big names including GE, Hortonworks, IBM, Infosys, Pivotal, SAS, AltiScale, Capgemini, CenturyLink, EMC, Splunk, Verizon Enterprise Solutions, Teradata, and VMware announce a new alliance to create and push for big data technology using

Published on: March 16th, 2015 Dave Yin

Follow Friday: Big data experts to follow on Twitter

For this week’s CDN #FollowFriday, we are showcasing big data experts that can shed light on best practices.  First up is is Ann Cavoukian, the former Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario and the executive director of

Published on: March 12th, 2015 Dave Yin

Intronis brings Hyper-V and VMware 6 support to data protection solution

Channel-only backup solutions provider Intronis has announced the winter 2015 release of its data protection solution ECHOplatform, which will see new functions including Hyper-V and imaging rapid recovery, object level restore from physical and virtual

Published on: March 4th, 2015 Dave Yin

IBM wants to enable data migration to and from any device

IBM unveiled today the next offering in its software solution portfolio designed to intelligently manage and move data across any platform regardless of vendor, be they in the cloud or on-premise. The company

Published on: February 17th, 2015 Dave Yin

How to overcome the domain expertise barrier to Big Data

A lack of domain expertise is the largest barrier to companies accessing big data, according to analytics software developer SAS Canada. Mike Luke, data management practice lead of SAS Canada made the remark at

Published on: February 12th, 2015 Dave Yin

Is the 99.999% uptime guarantee coming to an end?

LAS VEGAS - The widely accepted 99.999% or "5-Nines" high availability guarantee from the channel or directly from vendors maybe coming to an end. According to Laurence Guihard-Joly, IBM's GM, business continuity &

Published on: February 11th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Arcserve ventures into hardware space with data recovery appliance

Data protection software vendor Arcserve is entering the hardware market for the first time with its launch of the Unified Data Protection (UDP) 7000 Appliance, an all-in-one disaster recovery solution for SMBs. According to Christophe Bertrand,

Published on: February 6th, 2015 Dave Yin

Symantec exec talks Veritas Partner Program and channel transition

Symantec has offered more details into its immediate plans for the channel in light of its unveiling of Veritas Technologies Corporation, the new entity that will take over the company's information management business once the split is

Published on: January 30th, 2015 Dave Yin

mxHero wants to make in-email attachments a thing of the past

While companies attempting to evolve email are a dime a dozen and come in a variety of flavours - security, compliance, task integration, ease of use, you name it - few have had the

Published on: January 27th, 2015 Dave Yin

Microsoft’s new acquisition targets big data analytics

Microsoft announced today its acquisition of Revolution Analytics, which specializes in software and services for R, a programming language used for statistical computing and graphics. "We are making this acquisition to help more companies

Published on: January 23rd, 2015 Dave Yin