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After landing distribution rights for new IoT software, Toronto firm is ready to turn heads, says CEO

Canada is poised to become a central figure in the industrial internet of things (IIoT) market thanks to new software developed in one of the world’s largest research institutes, says Albert Behr, CEO

Published on: July 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

Broadcom to buy CA Technologies for $19 billion USD

Semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom Inc. is buying New York City-based software firm CA Technologies for $18.9 billion (all figures USD), in a bid to create what the former calls "one of the world's leading

Published on: July 12th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

OpenText showcases cloud strategy roadmap to 2020 at Enterprise World

TORONTO - Enterprise information management firm OpenText Corp. unveiled two major new prongs of its cloud strategy at its Enterprise World, its major annual user conference on Tuesday. Traditionally run on-premises by its

Published on: July 11th, 2018 Brian Jackson

ViewSonic president says flashy sports complex in Guelph also the collaborative work space of the future

Conversations in a boardroom are undoubtedly different from a team huddle in a locker room, but the president of ViewSonic Corp. says a sports pavilion in Guelph, that has the company's technology written

Published on: July 4th, 2018 Alex Coop

VMware offers new approach to containers with ‘Kubernetes as a Service’

Users of VMware Cloud Services are now able to access a new Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering, allowing its customers to tap into this container runtime environment on a pay-for-what-you-eat basis, the enterprise software firm announced

Published on: July 3rd, 2018 Brian Jackson

HPE’s new SimpliVity HCI platform targets offices with limited data centre space

Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s (HPE) new hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) platform, the SimpliVity 2600, is targeting the closet data centres and space-constrained offices that still need dense computing power. The new platform offers customers a

Published on: July 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop

Juniper Networks expands campus portfolio, partners with Aerohive Networks

Juniper Networks announced the expansion of its campus portfolio and a new partnership Thursday. According to the networking company, the expansion includes extending its Ethernet VPNs Virtual Extensible LANs (EVPN-VXLAN) fabric to the

Published on: June 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

BT sales teams in Canada excited about new Cisco SD-WAN managed service, says BT exec

U.K. telco group BT recently extended its global managed services around Cisco’s software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN), and it’s brought some excitement to BT’s sales teams in Canada, said the company’s head of

Published on: June 25th, 2018 Alex Coop

Dell storage business shines in Q1 2018

Dell EMC captured nearly 22 per cent of the worldwide storage arena, increased its lead over Hewlett Packard Enterprise, and for the first time since closing the EMC merger, experienced its first quarter

Published on: June 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

ThousandEyes launches Multi-Cloud Network Intelligence

Enterprises are increasingly relying on multiple public cloud vendors to deliver their services, and with this in mind, San-Francisco-based ThousandEyes today announced the launch of its own multi-cloud network intelligence platform. The ThousandEyes

Published on: June 21st, 2018 Alex Coop

HPE Aruba launches new software-defined WAN solution

LAS VEGAS - HPE announced new networking gateway hardware at its Discover conference on Tuesday, breaking new ground for its Aruba Wide Area Networking (WAN) portfolio with a Software-Defined Branch solution. The SD-WAN

Published on: June 19th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Avaya announces major software update

Avaya Holdings Corp. announced a new version of its workforce optimization suite that will improve service quality and help companies comply with new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), the company recently announced. The

Published on: June 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

GDPR can actually help MSPs improve business, digital transformation efforts, says study

Many Canadian businesses and MSPs are still trying to figure how to comply with new GDPR guidelines, and while that’s a challenge for smaller firms with limited resources, it could actually help them

Published on: June 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

Nyansa launches network analytics solutions, searches for new Canadian partners to distribute them

Proactive network analytics are becoming increasingly important as more applications move to the cloud, and Nyansa Inc. is hoping its latest products in the infrastructure management space, announced this week at Cisco Live,

Published on: June 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

Cisco launches DevNet Ecosystem Exchange as dev community surpasses 500,000

ORLANDO --- Cisco System's developer program DevNet - which has surpassed 500,000 registered members - received a lot of attention at its flagship event this week, and its new DevNet Ecosystem Exchange program, available

Published on: June 13th, 2018 Alex Coop