Enterprise cloud storage provider Box expanding Canadian presence

Despite often being confused for cloud-based file storage giant Dropbox, Box has made a name for itself in the enterprise space, targeting businesses and highly regulated customers. The Redwood City, Calif.-based content management

Published on: February 1st, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Top 25 Newsmakers featured in CDN’s January Digital Edition

CDN has created its Top 25 Newsmakers list every year since 2001, and this year is no different. While longtime CDN editor Paolo Del Nibletto is no longer at the helm, the show

Published on: January 25th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Veeam acquires AWS disaster recovery provider N2WS in first acquisition in a decade

Veeam Software has spent the last decade growing organically, but after a very successful 2017, a new year marks a new company direction that includes expanding with a little external help. Veeam has officially

Published on: January 23rd, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Airports without passports?

LAS VEGAS – Is it possible to show up at any airport in the world without your passport and still board your scheduled flight; get to your intended destination and get back home?

Published on: November 29th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

AWS re-imagines its channel program

LAS VEGAS – Amazon Web Services is evolving its channel reseller program to include new tiers and a new name: AWS Solution Provider Program. AWS worldwide channel chief Terry Wise at the sixth

Published on: November 28th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New AWS program and partnership ahead of Re:Invent show

In front of the Re:Invent 2017 conference, Amazon Web Services made some pre-show announcements including a new program that connects machine learning experts from across Amazon with AWS customers called Amazon ML Solutions

Published on: November 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

Amazon boosts developer support in Canada following Alexa launch

Canadian developers no longer have to use American Amazon accounts to build an Alexa Skill or integrate Alexa into their smart home hardware. Following yesterday's announcement that it is bringing Alexa and several

Published on: November 16th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Hashtag Trending – Amazon wants your house keys, Google and Cisco team up to control the cloud

Amazon wants the keys to your house, Apple’s never-ending issues with the iPhone 10, and Google and Cisco team up to beat Amazon in the cloud.   Trending on Twitter today is Amazon

Published on: October 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

VMware Cloud now available on Amazon Web Services

LAS VEGAS - It’s been less than a year since the strategic partnership between VMware and Amazon Web Services (AWS) was revealed in October 2016, but the companies are unveiling big news at

Published on: August 28th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hashtag Trending – Microsoft’s Surface Book problem, Amazon’s data centres now easier to use

Microsoft has a Surface Book problem, Amazon is making it easier for companies to use their datacentres, and a neo-Nazi website is having trouble finding a new home. On Monday Reddit users were

Published on: August 15th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending – Microsoft’s Surface Book problem, Amazon’s data centres now easier to use

Microsoft has a Surface Book problem, Amazon is making it easier for companies to use their datacentres, and a neo-Nazi website is having trouble finding a new home. On Monday Reddit users were

Published on: August 15th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

AWS hosting cloud-based academic video platform for Canadian universities

Today’s students expect high quality digital services throughout their academic journeys, and a new partnership will provide that. Education technology company Echo360 has announced that its innovative cloud-based video and active learning platform

Published on: July 26th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Amazon Web Services officially opens Canada headquarters

Amazon Inc. opened its largest office in Canada yet, unveiling its downtown Toronto location alongside Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne on Tuesday. Amazon says it is already employing 600 people at the new location

Published on: June 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson

AWS launches 2 new services to Canadian region

Canadian customers of Amazon Web Services can now access two new cloud services that will help them monitor and manage their systems in their local region. Amazon X-Ray and EC2 Systems Manager launched

Published on: May 10th, 2017 Brian Jackson