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DocuSign invests in Canada with new Microsoft Azure partnership

Canada has some of the strictest data privacy regulations on the planet, which can make it difficult for companies offering cloud or digital services to operate in the country. But this has undeterred

Published on: May 10th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

ITaaS channel solution brings Azure to SMBs

In order to combat the challenges managed service providers (MSPs) face in migrating small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) to the Microsoft Cloud, Nerdio has introduced a new IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS) offering for Microsoft Azure.

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Say hello to Microsoft’s latest Azure IoT offering

Microsoft Corp.'s latest software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering is built on the Azure cloud and aims to reduce the complexity of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. Called Microsoft IoT Central, it is the tech giant's

Published on: April 26th, 2017 Alex Radu

New Amazon Web Services ‘Lex’ service really speaks to developers

Amazon Web Services Inc. gave developers several new good reasons to build in the cloud on Wednesday, offering access to integration with the same AI that powers its popular Alexa assistant, faster databases,

Published on: April 19th, 2017 Brian Jackson

What is Google’s enterprise conferencing platform on G Suite?

Last month it became clear that Google is doubling down on Hangouts as its enterprise conferencing product, splitting it in two: Hangouts Chat, which is basically just team messaging similar to Slack and

Published on: April 7th, 2017 Alex Radu

New BitTitan offering to automate MSP profit

The latest version of MSPComplete from BitTitan will add more process automation, turnkey managed services and intellectual property protection. But what it really tries to do is grow recurring revenue streams and increase

Published on: April 4th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

You may not think it, but Cisco is a security company

MIAMI - Chances are when you think of Cisco Systems, Inc., you’re not thinking about security. Well, that will change according to David Ulevitch, vice president and general manager of Cisco’s security business

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

We’ve only built ‘weak AI’ so far, says SAS chief data scientist

TORONTO – When we see artificial intelligence (AI) in fiction, it usually encompasses the AI functioning just like a human. That’s called ‘strong AI’ and well, we aren’t there yet. But we will

Published on: March 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

Adobe and Microsoft announce first three joint offerings

LAS VEGAS - Six months after announcing their partnership at Microsoft Corp.'s Ignite conference in September, the Redmond, Wash.-based tech giant and Adobe Systems Inc. announced their first three joint offerings at the

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Introducing D+H’s new cloud-based small business lending tech

D+H Corporation is on a mission to 'improve the profitability of small business lending' with its latest solution - the Total Lending Small Business solution. With Total Lending Small Business, the firm hopes

Published on: March 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Associate BlackBerry brand with security and ‘Enterprise of Things,’ not phones, COO says

Its partnership with Ford may have dominated recent headlines, but did you know BlackBerry is collaborating with 250 auto makers? Or that its software is now installed in 60 million cars? BlackBerry COO

Published on: March 17th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Mastercard announces Oracle partnership, brings mobile ordering platform to Canada

Mastercard Inc. announced at Mobile World Congress this week that it would be expanding its mobile ordering and payment platform, Qkr! with Masterpass, to six new markets including Canada. Aimed at retailers in

Published on: March 2nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

How OEM’s Steven Adams plans to sell IT asset disposition to the channel

That you probably don't think about Information Technology Asset Disposition (ITAD) services - essentially the diversion of legacy IT equipment from landfills - until you need them underlines the reason Mississauga, Ont.-based ITAD

Published on: February 22nd, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Avaya introduces new cloud-based collaboration solutions

Avaya’s cloud communications branch has announced two new collaboration solutions that are targeted to its business audience. Zang Spaces and Zang Office were officially unveiled at the company’s Engage event, held from Feb.

Published on: February 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Introducing Slack for the Enterprise

Vancouver-based collaboration software startup Slack Technologies Inc. is expected to announce its new Slack for Enterprise edition at an event in San Francisco on Tuesday morning, according to a report in Business Insider.

Published on: February 2nd, 2017 Brian Jackson