Geeman Yip, founder and CEO of BitTitan

Published: May 12th, 2015

Canadian business still looking for channel help on Windows Server 2003 migration

While Microsoft’s Windows Server 2003 will reach end of life in July, new research shows more than half of Canadian business are still running at least some of their workloads on the soon

Published on: April 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Solution provider introduces Cloud Management-as-a-Service

TORONTO - Multiple CDN Channel Elite Award winner CMS Consulting is heading into a new direction. CMS president Brian Bourne has launched a brand new company called Infrastructure Guardian to offer what he calls

Published on: April 23rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft partners face challenge of educating market on new approach

Atlanta - Microsoft Corp. pitched its software solutions and cloud offerings for business on the strength of its experience making consumer products, as it announced a slew of dates to core enterprise products including

Published on: March 16th, 2015 Brian Jackson

CDN Top Newsmakers for 2014: Janet Kennedy of Microsoft Canada

What a Year One it was for Janet Kennedy, the president of Microsoft Canada. Since arriving in Canada she has brought stability to the role - something that was lacking the past few

Published on: January 7th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Canadian business is sold on hybrid cloud: survey

C-level executives are 32 per cent more likely than IT leaders to advocate immediately moving to hybrid cloud environment As many as 76 per cent of Canadian companies expect to have more than

Published on: December 3rd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

End of Windows Server 2003 support is a SureStep for Microsoft

LAS VEGAS – Microsoft outlined the channel opportunity for the end of life situation with Windows Server 2003 at the VARnex Fall conference, organized by Synnex. According to John Kennedy, vice-president of OEM

Published on: November 19th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Tech Data to bring SaaS/IaaS platform to Canada

Tech Data’s StreamOne platform for cloud and software-as-a-service (SaaS) has arrived in Canada. As part of a global launch rollout, Tech Data Americas president Joe Quaglia told CDN that StreamOne will be made

Published on: October 31st, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft introduces the Internet of your things strategy

Washington – You have heard of the Internet of Things. Cisco Systems has coined its own term: Internet of Everything. Now Microsoft has come up with the Internet of Your Things. According to

Published on: August 14th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft pushes channel incentives for cloud transformation

Washington - At the recently concluded Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, the software giant introduced several new channel incentives to help ease the transition for solution providers with cloud. Spearheading this effort was Gavriella Schuster,

Published on: August 12th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft channel changes and how they impact Canada

Washington – The 2014 Worldwide Partner Conference has come to a close for another year. Next year the Worldwide Partner Conference will take place in mid-July in Orlando, Fla. No word on if

Published on: July 18th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

NetApp partners with Microsoft on hybrid cloud offering

Washington – NetApp has introduced a private storage system for Microsoft Azure at the Worldwide Partner Conference. Previously NetApp only made this solution for creating hybrid cloud environments available for Amazon Web Services.

Published on: July 15th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft re-imagines the channel’s cloud investments

Washington - Microsoft got two things right yesterday during the opening of the Worldwide Partner Conference. The first was that they acknowledged their cloud strategy will be dependent on the channel ecosystem. And,

Published on: July 15th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Microsoft recruits partners to focus on verticals with Dynamics AX

ATLANTA - Microsoft's partners community got an encouraging signal they remain an integral part of the business model at this year's Convergence conference, as the Redmond-based software giant trumpeted the success of a

Published on: March 5th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Quebec solution provider partners with Microsoft Canada

Montreal-based AtmanCo, the solution provider that designed the Atman psychometric test to facilitate human management within companies, has partnered with Microsoft.  AtmanCo will also be able to settle in the France marketplace as

Published on: December 19th, 2013 CDN Staff