Rola Dagher, president, Cisco Canada, and Ed Galasso, VP & GM, Tech Data Canada officially open the ATSC.

Published: December 5th, 2018


Box appoints Canadian leader whose focus will be government and enterprise

Box Inc.’s ongoing international expansion continues with the addition of former Salesforce executive Adam Drew, who is now the cloud content management firm’s new vice-president for Canada. With an emphasis on enterprise and

Published on: December 4th, 2018 Alex Coop

With AWS Outposts, even Amazon acknowledges it’s a hybrid cloud world

LAS VEGAS --- For some enterprise IT shops, migrating to the cloud has always been a no-go because of the psychological barrier of not being able to see the server hosting your data

Published on: November 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson

HPE makes slew of enhancements to its composable IT portfolio

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced several extensions to its composable cloud strategy today at its Discover event in Madrid, but they're not rolling out in Canada just yet.  Prior to Discover, Phil Davis, president of hybrid

Published on: November 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Time management firm announces release of latest TimeControl update

Publishers of the TimeControl timesheet system have announced the release of TimeControl version 7.4.1, aimed at medium to large enterprises and their mobile workers. Montreal-based HMS Software made the announcement last week, citing

Published on: November 21st, 2018 Alex Coop

Pure Storage launches new cloud data services on AWS

Flash storage vendor Pure Storage recently announced a suite of new cloud offerings that run on Amazon Web Services (AWS). As companies try to run applications in the cloud and data centre simultaneously,

Published on: November 19th, 2018 Alex Coop

Rubrik announces Andes 5.0 feature update

Rubrik has released Andres 5.0, bringing database instant recovery, NAS Direct Archive, and certified SAP HANA protection to its data management platform. In addition, Rubrik says the update features new support for cloud-native applications

Published on: November 15th, 2018 Tom Li

Cisco announces new products, updates to its collaboration business

LAS VEGAS - Cisco Systems announced two new products and a few software updates to its collaboration business, and the new faces leading that business expects serious momentum heading into 2019. The products were

Published on: November 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

Acronis Data Cloud update includes blockchain-powered solution for service providers

While celebrating its 15-year anniversary, data protection firm Acronis announced their Acronis Data Cloud 7.8 update to their platforms, which among several new bells and whistles, now includes a solution powered by blockchain.

Published on: November 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

Mercer Rowe leaves Avaya, Gaurav Passi joins as president of Avaya Cloud

Avaya has hired Gurav Passi as the new president of Avaya cloud, filling the void left by the recently-departed Mercer Rowe. Gurav Passi most recently served as the executive vice-president of products and technology at

Published on: November 7th, 2018 Tom Li

Veritas bets big on Canada, adds two new execs to leadership team

Veritas Technologies may be number one in worldwide market share when it comes to the enterprise data protection and software-defined storage space, but in Canada, they could be doing better, according to the

Published on: October 25th, 2018 Alex Coop

NetApp services aim for the cloud

LAS VEGAS – NetApp reiterated its focus on the cloud with a series of announcements at its annual user and partner conference, NetApp Insight, here this week. "Our programs are aligned to what

Published on: October 25th, 2018 Lynn Greiner

HPE unveils new data protection solutions

New hybrid cloud data protection and copy data management solutions were announced by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) this morning. The new solutions are targeted for businesses needing a built-for-cloud approach to data protection

Published on: October 1st, 2018 Alex Coop

In a fierce marketplace, channel play is key, says Cogeco Peer 1’s new president

Cogeco Peer 1’s new president says she’s being handed the keys to a company that’s in a stable state, and that the company’s growth, which will require significant contributions from the channel, is

Published on: October 1st, 2018 Alex Coop

Azure news galore at Microsoft Ignite

ORLANDO – At Microsoft's annual Ignite conference this week, the company made a series of announcements that reinforce its commitment to Azure and the cloud for pretty much everything. In fact, joked corporate

Published on: October 1st, 2018 Lynn Greiner