Part 2 of CDN’s Top 25 Newsmakers

Published on: March 13th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

MSPs offered double the amount of cloud data backup

VaultLogix, a business-class cloud backup service provider for SMBs and resellers, announced that it is doubling the normal cloud data backup storage limits for free trials to qualified businesses of its services that take place during March 2013.

Published on: March 4th, 2013 CDN Staff

Beyond the glamour of devices, there’s a storage issue

To me, the most exciting part of the computer and the high tech industry is also one of the dullest … storage. Oh sure, we like the new smartphones, tablets, ultra ultra HDTVs

Published on: March 4th, 2013 Max Spindle

Salesforce.com introduces mobile cloud service

Salesforce.com bolstered its mobile offerings with the launch on Tuesday of Service Cloud Mobile, a software product which aims to port its cloud and social tools to multiple mobile devices. Service Cloud Mobile will

Published on: February 27th, 2013 Nestor Arellano

Microsoft Azure tops Amazon S3 in cloud contest

The results from the second annual State of Cloud Storage Report, produced by Natick, Mass.-based solution provider Nasuni, has Microsoft Windows Azure topling Amazon S3, last year's winner. Nasuni tested five top public

Published on: February 19th, 2013 CDN Staff

No-cost cloud accelerati​on from Dimension Data

Dimension Data announced it has introduced WAN optimization capabilities to its cloud globally. According to Dimension Data, by deploying WAN optimization technology the Managed Cloud Platform (or MCP) cloud data centres, increases in

Published on: February 13th, 2013 CDN Staff

Dimension Data Canada pushing cloud migration

Dimension Data made a series of cloud service announcements focused on cloud migration. The company launched a new cloud readiness service designed to address four critical aspects of cloud computing: business alignment, organization,

Published on: January 22nd, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Businesses don’t know the hidden costs of the cloud: report

Organizations are quickly turning to the cloud because of the speed, agility and flexibility the new IT infrastructure can bring their businesses, but in their rush they're experiencing escalating issues and costs related

Published on: January 16th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Top 10 IT predictions for 2013

Deloitte Canada today released a string of high tech predictions for 2013 largely go against the grain of widely held assumptions. For instance, contrary to popular opinion, consumers are not dumping the personal

Published on: January 15th, 2013 Nestor Arellano

Tech Outlook: Keys to cloud security

Chaayanath (MK) Mysore, Vice President & Chief Information Officer for ADP Canada, says there's more to be concerned about than the Patriot act when it comes to cloud security.

Published on: November 16th, 2012 CDN Staff

From ‘bikini booth babes’ to the boardroom

Will the cloud attract more women to IT careers?Although it's a given that the cloud is opening up massive new areas ofIT, whether women will find significant careers and leadership roleswithin the cloud

Published on: September 6th, 2012 Christine Wong

Avnet arms channel partners with new cloud training program

Avnet Technology Solutions is arming its Canadian and U.S. channel partners with some new tools to help them move from providing on-premise solutions to annuity-based cloud services.The Tempe, Arizona-based company launched its Avnet

Published on: August 15th, 2012 Christine Wong

Two solution providers tap into bring-your-own-cloud trend

More solution providers are bringing their own clouds to the table to tap into the Bring your own Cloud (BYOC) trend.Dimension Data and Softchoice have both launched their own cloudportals to offer one-stop

Published on: July 31st, 2012 Christine Wong

Get aggressive on cloud, Windows 8, Turner tells partners at WPC

Toronto - Microsoft channel partners must getaggressive and stop playing defenseagainst the competitive assault they face from Apple, Google and otherrivals in the coming year, the company's chief operating officer told its Worldwide

Published on: July 11th, 2012 Christine Wong