Commvault’s new head of global partnerships wants to be the vendor of choice for channel partners

Commvault is shifting to a partner-led strategy with its latest hire. Owen Taraniuk is a 25-year technology solutions industry veteran and was recently named head of worldwide partnerships and market development at Commvault,

Published on: February 6th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Commvault targeting digital transformation with new group

TORONTO – Data management software vendor Commvault is working to position itself as a data insights company. Senior leaders of the Canadian subsidiary told CDN that while they are a few years away

Published on: August 1st, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

SAS revamps partner program with analytics competencies

Analytics software vendor SAS Institute has announced it is launching a new partner program with additional training, credentials, and a broadened distribution channel. The refreshed program will affect SAS' 1,300 existing partners, which the

Published on: September 29th, 2015 CDN Staff

Symantec Canada/Veritas left without a channel chief

CDN has learned that Jim Willis is no longer the channel chief of Symantec Canada. The subsidiary is less than half a year from officially separating into two independent publicly traded companies. Veritas

Published on: July 27th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cortana’s coming out party

Orlando, Fla. - When last we caught up with Cortana, she was billed as a rival to Siri. Since her introduction, Cortana has grown up a lot. At the Worldwide Partner Conference 2015,

Published on: July 14th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Seagate pushes for new cloud storage standard

Data storage solution provider Seagate is aiming to revamp cloud storage with a new solution that seeks to eliminate redundant legacy hardware and software and reduce overhead costs by an average of 40

Published on: November 5th, 2014 Dave Yin

Toronto airport moves documents to OpenText portal

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) expects to achieve substantial savings in money and labour by migrating the all corporate and workflow documents into an enterprise information management suite developed by OpenText Corp.

Published on: September 8th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Information Builders offers up ‘self-service’ analytics tool

ORLANDO - Information Builders has launched a new way for businesses to analyze their data – but it’s not just geared towards data geeks. During its user summit on Tuesday, the New York-based

Published on: June 11th, 2014 Candice So

HP releases social-enabled, predictive data backup

No, Hewlett-Packard is not talking about backing up your corporate data to Facebook. However, the company is rolling out a line-up of adaptive backup and recovery solutions that leverages social media technologies to

Published on: May 14th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

IBM promotes high speed file transfer for large data sets

TAMPA – A lot of the talk at IBM’s SmarterCommerce conference here this week is about the glory applications businesses use to mine customer data for insights for making immediate online offers that

Published on: May 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

IT failures can cost SMBs $150,000+ per hour

Data protection solution vendor Veeam Software has released the results of its first SMB Virtualization Data Protection report, and it concludes downtime can be costly for the average small and medium-sized business (SMB).

Published on: June 13th, 2013 CDN Staff

10 of the worst data breaches

Published on: November 21st, 2012 CDN Staff

13 Security Myths

Published on: November 21st, 2012 CDN Staff

Who owns your social network data?

The now-trendy concept of Big Data usually implies ever-growing hordes of data, including unstructured info posted on Facebook and Twitter, and ways of gleaning intelligence from all of it to create business opportunities.

Published on: March 9th, 2011 Paul Krill