Dell EMC’s new converged infrastructure system simplifies data centre modernization

Dell EMC’s new converged infrastructure (CI) system will make it easier for people to shift from traditional data centres to a vending machine-like IT department, says the company’s vice president of product and

Published on: February 13th, 2018 Alex Coop

Converged infrastructure market takes another jump

The worldwide converged systems revenue increased 4.6 per cent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2017 with vendor revenue reaching the $2.67 billion mark, according to new research from IDC. International Data Corp.

Published on: June 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

NetApp, Cisco reimagine the FlexPod

SANTA CLARA, CALIF. – Ahead of next week’s Cisco Live conference, NetApp is introducing a new FlexPod specific for next generation data centres and for new buyers of this technology. NetApp released FlexPod

Published on: June 22nd, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

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

Lenovo and Nimble partner for data center management

Lenovo and Nimble Storage have announced a partnership that will allow Lenovo and its authorized partners to sell Nimble’s all-flash array and predictive analytics storage capabilities. The first offering to come from this partnership

Published on: October 18th, 2016 Alex Radu

NetApp has a new channel chief for Canada

Pete McNair has been appointed channel chief of NetApp Canada. The former national account director for Equinix Canada officially has the title of Canadian Alliances and Channel Sales Director for NetApp and he

Published on: March 23rd, 2016 CDN Staff

Cisco enters the hyper-converged space with HyperFlex

SAN DIEGO, CA. – The burgeoning hyper-converged market suddenly got at little crowded today as Cisco Systems introduced its HyperFlex Systems at the Cisco Partner Summit. As part of the broad announcement called

Published on: March 1st, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP deepens OEM relationship with VMware, partners invited to the party

SAN FRANCISCO — Hewlett Packard Co. took its opportunity on the first day of VMworld, VMware’s annual user conference, to announce some new offerings making use of the virtualization vendor’s software and accompanying

Published on: August 31st, 2015 Brian Jackson

Follow Friday: Converged Infrastructure Experts to follow on Twitter

For this week’s CDN #FollowFriday, we are showcasing experts on converged infrastructure. First up is is Rick Ross, solutions architect at Corporate Technologies, an IT consulting services firm.  He specializes in storage data

Published on: June 18th, 2015 Dave Yin

Nutanix aims to be invisible

MIAMI - At its first ever conference, Nutanix announced a new mission for the hyper-converged vendor's up-coming years. That mission is to be "invisible", said vice president of marketing Howard Ting at the

Published on: June 9th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

SimpliVity to further support OpenStack

One of the pioneers of hyper-converged infrastructure SimpliVity Corp. announced at the Open Stack Conference in Vancouver that it will now support the KVM hypervisor and OpenStack. The Westborough, Mass.-based vendor with an office

Published on: May 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

EMC puts more muscle behind channel programs

LAS VEGAS - EMC Worldwide channel chief Greg Ambulos had a tough act to follow during the Global Partner Summit of EMC World. Ambulos addressed channel partners shortly after the crowd watched John

Published on: May 6th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

EMC VCE put hyper converge on the rack

LAS VEGAS – A year after EMC engulfed VCE into its federation the vendor has released a new series of hyper-converged RackScale systems called the VxRack. VCE inside EMC has enabled the Hopkinton,

Published on: May 4th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

VCE expands converged infrastructure portfolio with new platforms, architecture and software

Computer integration company VCE announced today new solutions in its lineup of converged infrastructure systems, including a new data centre architecture, platforms and a major Vision Software update. The Richardson, TX-based company is

Published on: March 11th, 2015 Dave Yin