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Dell EMC sets its sights on SMBs with new, smaller Integrated Data Protection Appliance

A smaller version of Dell EMC’s Integrated Data Protection Appliance that combines backup, replication and disaster recovery to the cloud is available now and aimed squarely at mid-market customers. The Dell EMC IDPA

Published on: July 11th, 2018 Alex Coop

Nutanix introduces new channel partner program, expands Lenovo partnership

Mid-market enterprises are the focus of Nutanix’s new channel partner program, and the company is also working with its partner Lenovo to make it easier for those customers to access new offerings. The

Published on: July 11th, 2018 Alex Coop

Partner community unfazed by Dell’s return to the public market

It’s business as usual for Dell EMC’s partner community, according to the company’s director of channel sales Deanna Thomson, following Dell Technologies' return to the public market this week. “In general, I’ve had

Published on: July 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

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

Hashtag Trending – Amazon acquires Pill Pack; German smartphone protection; SD cards to soon store 128 TB

Amazon will soon ship you drugs, a German guy invents an airbag for your smartphone, and SD memory cards will soon be able to store 64 times their current maximum size. Trending on

Published on: June 29th, 2018 Alex Coop

Commvault partners with AI-powered search and discovery company Lucidworks

Commvault says its enterprise backup, recover and archive solutions will get a significant upgrade following a new partnership with Lucidworks. The two companies will work together to bring new innovations in artificial intelligence

Published on: June 27th, 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

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

Root Data Center announces expansion of Montreal facility

In response to the growing number of cloud providers seeking more capacity, Root Data Center is expanding its MTL-R2 facility in Montreal, adding an additional 6MW of power capacity, the company announced Tuesday.

Published on: June 7th, 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

Government, enterprise interest in Red Hat and open source sky rocketing

A popular quote from Mohandas Gandhi graces most of the Red Hat Canada offices across the country: "First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win." It’s

Published on: May 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

CDN Top 100 Solution Providers Storage Provider Award: Scalar Decisions

With both Amazon Web Services and Microsoft opening data centres officially in late 2016 and early 2017, it's no surprise that partner Scalar Decisions had a big year, scoring CDN's Top 100 Solution

Published on: May 14th, 2018 Alex Radu

Hashtag Trending – Oculus Go launches; Vine’s return on indefinite hold; Facebook raids Instagram photos

Oculus Go might be the VR gadget you actually buy, Vine’s much anticipated return comes to a standstill, and Facebook harvests more than 3.5 billion Instagram photos. From Reddit - The long arm

Published on: May 7th, 2018 Alex Coop

Dell Technologies expands partner program, Canadian channel remains strong, execs say

LAS VEGAS - The Dell EMC Partner Program is getting an upgrade. Building on its year-over-year double-digit revenue growth, the channel program includes new offerings and incentives for partners who, according to Joyce

Published on: May 2nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Time to be optimistic about digital transformation, says Michael Dell

LAS VEGAS - Business leaders have mixed feelings about how technology is going to impact their future, but that isn’t stopping Michael Dell from remaining optimistic about the future of AI and other

Published on: April 30th, 2018 Alex Coop