Julia White, the corporate VP for Azure at Microsoft Inspire 2017

Published: July 11th, 2017


AMD is back with ‘Epyc’ new data centre processor

After four years, AMD is back in the data centre chip space, and the company is looking to pry open the grasp Intel has on the market with its new Epyc data centre

Published on: June 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Public cloud pricing may be a double edge sword

At the recently concluded Dell EMC World in Las Vegas, company CEO Michael Dell said public cloud is twice as expensive as on-premise, especially for the predictable portion of workloads. Michael Dell based

Published on: June 12th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New Nvidia channel program to advance the AI cloud

Nvidia used open day at the Computex 2017 Trade Show in Taiwan to launched a alliance partner program with some of the world's original design manufacturers (ODM) such as Foxconn, Inventec, Quanta and

Published on: May 30th, 2017 CDN Staff

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

CDN Top Newsmaker: Year of the Data Centre

CDN’s Newsmaker issue for 2016 was an easy one: Data Centres. There were so many data centre openings in 2016 highlighted by the two from Microsoft Canada and the first AWS region outside

Published on: April 28th, 2017 CDN Staff

Softchoice returns to the top spot after an Azure-powered year

After placing in second for the last three years, Softchoice returns to the top in a historic tie for first place on the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers list with CDW Canada. The

Published on: April 26th, 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

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

Microsoft Azure billing changes impacts channel partners

This January, Microsoft Corp. dropped one of its Azure cloud pay-as-you-go models for newcomers to the Microsoft Products and Services Agreement (MPSA). This move may be viewed as limiting Azure payment models, but

Published on: January 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

Microsoft Canada JumpStarts its digital transformation strategy

TORONTO – Microsoft Canada, at the Innovation Nation Summit, outlined a new national strategy on digital transformation where it hopes to bring together business leaders, IT professionals and people who do not traditionally

Published on: January 27th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

New SAS Viya analytics platform embraces human element

TORONTO – SAS Canada’s next generation data analytics platform will focus on the human element of big data. Called Viya, this SAS offering is cloud-ready and open. What it also represents is the

Published on: January 18th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

D+H stomps on risk culture with SaaS for financial institutions

Financial institutions are getting a new tool to combat risk culture with DH Corporation's newest Software as a Service (SaaS) solution. Dubbed Barometer, D+H’s new compliance assessment technology aims to help financial organizations

Published on: December 12th, 2016 Alex Radu