Tech Data Canada offers cloud budgeting tool

Tech Data Canada isn’t done yet - today the Mississauga, Ont.-based distributor announced real-time consumption and budgeting tools for Microsoft Azure through its Cloud Solutions Store and StreamOne cloud platform. The upgrades, which launched

Published on: November 28th, 2016 Alex Radu

Synnex initiating culture shift towards services

LAS VEGAS – Synnex President of North America Peter Larocque told a crowd of approximately 700 attendees at the VARnex conference that the distributor plans to implement more of a services culture throughout

Published on: November 8th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

NetApp revamps hybrid cloud solution

NetApp has revealed updates to its hybrid cloud offerings that include new data fabric solutions and services that improve secure movement of data in addition to other service upgrades. With these new services to

Published on: November 1st, 2016 Alex Radu

Canadian executives aren’t prepared for a cloud-based future

TORONTO - Canadian executives are slow on the draw when it comes to cloud technology, according to a Microsoft Canada survey of over 700 Canadian business leaders released on Friday. “The cloud is absolutely

Published on: October 28th, 2016 Alex Radu

Dell EMC outlines a new multi-cloud world

AUSTIN, TEX. – Now that the combined Dell EMC are six weeks into their marriage, the company charted a multi-cloud path for the channel community. Approximately 8,000 channel partners in attendance at the

Published on: October 19th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Tech Data Canada bolsters StreamOne platform

Tech Data Canada revealed enhancements to its StreamOne program that includes several new vendor solutions for solution providers and managed service providers (MSP).    The Mississauga, Ont.-based distributor's StreamOne powers its cloud solutions store enabling

Published on: October 4th, 2016 Alex Radu

MediaValet is ready to step into the spotlight

TORONTO - “The Cloud is the future,” MediaValet CEO David MacLaren told CDN after accepting the award for Solution Provider of the Year at the 14th annual CDN Channel Elite Awards (CEA). MediaValet

Published on: September 30th, 2016 Alex Radu

Microsoft launches AI and research team

Microsoft Corp. continues to go all in on artificial intelligence (AI) with the creation of a new Microsoft AI and Research Group that will be headed by executive vice president, Harry Shum.   The

Published on: September 29th, 2016 Alex Radu

Sage reshaping itself for the cloud

CHICAGO – “No forced migrations!” Sage CEO Stephen Kelly told that to partners. Sage Channel Chief Alan Laing said the same thing. Company EVP of Product Marketing Jennifer Warawa echoed the same statement.

Published on: July 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Sage partners with Microsoft for Office 365 integration

CHICAGO – Sage followed up its 2015 strategic partnership with Salesforce by forging an alliance with another industry giant in Microsoft. The Microsoft partnership will see Sage integrate Sage 50 and Sage 50

Published on: July 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Carbon60 announces global support for Microsoft Azure deployments

Managed cloud and security services provider Carbon60 Networks today announced global support for managed Azure public cloud. The company now deploys workloads on Microsoft Azure integrated with its managed private cloud and application services.

Published on: July 26th, 2016 CDN Staff

Microsoft projected to hit $20 billion cloud revenue target by FY2018

Platform giant Microsoft this week announced its results from fiscal year 2016, earning $5.5 billion in profits and $22.6 billion in revenue, with both Windows 10 and Office 365 performing well. Many eyes

Published on: July 21st, 2016 Dave Yin

Azure to make sensitive documents more secure

TORONTO - “As soon as you print your document it no longer becomes intelligent.” That’s what Julia White, the general manager of product market for Office at Microsoft, told CDN at the Worldwide

Published on: July 13th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft says it has been and continues to be a platform company

Toronto, ON - To Microsoft, the possibilities are only emerging. At Day 1 of the company's annual Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in downtown Toronto, the software giant was light on announcements, and what was

Published on: July 11th, 2016 Dave Yin