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How Compugen, Tech Data, and OnX won HPE’s expanded Canadian Partner awards

Hewlett Packard Enterprise upgraded its recognition program for Canadian partners, with five awards being handed out to Canadian partners at HPE Discover in Las Vegas last week. Here's a breakdown of the awards

Published on: June 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson

IBM adds Commvault software to its managed services portfolio

IBM Corp. customers can now get their hands on a new managed service for the Commvault software portfolio. Commvault announced today that the new partnership with IBM will allow its data management and protection

Published on: June 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Datto announces several new releases, quells concerns over mega acquisition at DattoCon

Sean Robertson admits he was a little nervous when he found out about Datto’s late-2017 blockbuster acquisition of managed service provider (MSP)-centric remote management and professional services automation (PSA) vendor Autotask. The president

Published on: June 21st, 2018 Alex Coop

Xerox touts success of its managed print services as partners close deals

Xerox is pointing to a couple of recent success stories in its channel community, including one from Canada, to promote its updated partner program and managed print services (MPS). The company says a

Published on: June 20th, 2018 Alex Coop

Trend Micro announces new managed detection and response service

In addition to adding new AI-powered capabilities across its portfolio, Trend Micro today announced its own managed detection and response (MDR) service. The company says customers will be able to deploy a Trend

Published on: June 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

MicroAge Canada growing, digitally transforming its national partner network

There are hundreds and maybe even thousands of independent IT system integrators and value-added resellers across Canada, and it can be hard to choose which one would serve your business best. Hoping to

Published on: June 15th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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

Shaw scores big with TBI partnership

Chicago-based technology services distributor Telecom Brokerage Inc. (TBI) and its more than 2,000 agents and VARs can now offer customers a variety of business solutions belonging to Canadian communications provider Shaw Communications Inc.

Published on: June 11th, 2018 Alex Coop

Ottawa firm acquisition will help Calian deliver ‘cyber resilience’ to public and private sectors

Looking to compete with the big players nationally, Calian Group Ltd. has acquired Canadian IT and cyber security firm Secure Technologies International. Calian, which employs more than 2,900 people with offices and projects in

Published on: June 5th, 2018 Alex Coop

Dimension Data buys Millennium 1 Solutions, both look to expand in Canada

Canadian solution provider Millennium 1 Solutions has been bought by Dimension Data and its subsidiary Merchants, a long-time leader in the contact centre industry. After several years under the global private equity firm

Published on: June 5th, 2018 Alex Coop

Microsoft buys GitHub for $7.5 billion

It’s official - Microsoft Corp. has reached an agreement to acquire GitHub, the $2 billion startup that boasts 28 million software developers. Microsoft made the announcement this morning, and was quick to emphasize

Published on: June 4th, 2018 Alex Coop

Nutanix unveils three new tools for increased cloud security, visibility, management

Nutanix is following up a busy 2017 with several new products and services. The San Jose-based cloud software company has unveiled three new offerings at its fourth annual .NEXT Conference in New Orleans

Published on: June 4th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Infosys extends Microsoft partnership, launches cloud-based business unit

Infosys is extending its partnership with Microsoft and looking to assist enterprises further by launching a new Microsoft Cloud Business Unit. As the name suggests, the new expansion will focus on the cloud

Published on: May 31st, 2018 Alex Coop

Red Hat’s latest partner initiative expands to Canada, seeks ‘the best of the best’

A year after launching in the U.S., Red Hat Inc.’s Application Platform Partner (APP) Initiative has arrived in Canada. Red Hat Canada is putting a lot of faith into a small, unique group

Published on: May 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

Pivot3’s workload mobility & disaster recovery portfolio now available on AWS, Azure, Google Cloud

Cloud has come a long way over the last few years, and one can argue it has become fully integrated into the mainstream in 2018. With foundation, cloud companies are now expanding their

Published on: May 22nd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs