Is it time to re-brand your MSP business?

With virtual CIO services becoming an increasingly popular option to managed service providers (MSP), many are taking an approach to re-brand themselves through this tool. With the rapid pace that technology continues to

Published on: February 8th, 2016 Stuart Crawford

Microsoft’s Project Natick looks at the feasibility of the undersea datacentre

Microsoft wants your data to take a dip. While the traditional data centre has been located on land — and typically in a remote location — Microsoft Corp. announced on Monday it is

Published on: February 4th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Two views of the Veritas Symantec separation

As Xerox announced its split, Veritas Technologies officially begins its journey as an independent company today led by CEO Bill Coleman. While Coleman’s first day on the job is today, it was announced

Published on: February 1st, 2016 CDN Staff

A new year, a new leader for Dimension Data Canada

For the first time in almost a decade Dimension Data Canada will be led by someone other than Wendy Lucas. Former Unis Lumin executive Mike Utsal takes over for her as the new

Published on: January 25th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

CentriLogic acquires Advanced Knowledge Networks to strengthen cross-country presence

CentriLogic, which recently unveiled a shiny new data center in Toronto, is expanding its footprint across Canada through an acquisition that will help bolster its presence in Vancouver, Calgary, and Halifax. The company

Published on: November 27th, 2015 Gary Hilson

Nutanix partners with Lenovo on new solutions

In an attempt to penetrate the market in China, hyper-converged vendor Nutanix has inked a strategic partnership with Lenovo that will also see the two vendors create new offerings. Currently Nutanix has roughly

Published on: November 6th, 2015 CDN Staff

Equinix Canada takes aim at faster innovation cycles

There are many roads to the cloud, and while the journey is indeed uphill, the reward at the top is worth it, IT administrators heard from presenters at the Equinix Evolutions event in

Published on: October 13th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Eaton announces latest in uninterrupted power supplies

Power vendor Eaton today unveiled the latest offering in its line of uninterrupted power supplies (UPS), which offers up to ten per cent more power at the same size. The Power Xpert 9395,

Published on: August 12th, 2015 CDN Staff

CloudOps and Cologix launch

Solution provider CloudOps has partnered with Cologix to launch a new Canadian virtual private cloud. Based in Montreal, CloudOps, which provides private, public and hybrid solutions has launched with Cologix, a Denver, Colorado-based company.

Published on: July 21st, 2015 CDN Staff

Equinix outlines its channel strategy for Canada

TORONTO - CDN conducted a two part interview with Equinix president of the Americas Karl Strohmeyer, during the opening of its state-of-the-art data centre in Toronto called TR2. Equinix’s first Canadian data centre is

Published on: July 3rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell blueprints its future-ready enterprise strategy

Take today’s workloads and try to fit them into a digital-first environment. Not as easy as it sounds. The reality of today is activities such as crafting emails or Tweets, developing digital content,

Published on: July 2nd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Equinix president on renting data centres of the future

TORONTO - CDN conducted a two part interview with Equinix president of the Americas Karl Strohmeyer, during the opening of its state-of-the-art data centre in Toronto called TR2. Equinix’s first Canadian data centre

Published on: July 2nd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Internet of Everything on display at Pan Am Games 2015

It was almost one year ago today that Jeff Seifert stood next to a giant, colourful, and connected clock in Toronto’s Nathan Philips Square. The chief technology officer of Cisco Canada posed for

Published on: June 24th, 2015 Brian Jackson

IT Weapons scores big partnership with Toshiba

CDN Top 100 solution provider IT Weapons Inc. from Brampton, Ont., is now powering up the services arm of Toshiba Canada. Toshiba Canada has developed new services for cloud, data protection, security and managed

Published on: June 22nd, 2015 CDN Staff