HPE Canada names new channel chief

TORONTO – Just weeks after the departure of long time Hewlett-Packard Enterprise leader Charlie Atkinson and the Canadian operation has named a new channel chief. Zack Dickson will now hold the title of

Published on: October 25th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Hashtag Trending – Russia vetted HPE’s Pentagon software, Canadian Space Agency to help build moon orbital outpost

HP Enterprise allowed a Russian defense agency to review its software used by the Pentagon, the Canadian Space Agency aims for the moon, and an update on the NetApp conference in Las Vegas

Published on: October 3rd, 2017 Alex Radu

D&H Canada looks to be HPE’s SMB HERO

D&H Canada has inked Hewlett-Packard Enterprise for the Canadian market. The distributor plans on rolling out a new initiative in support of HPE’s new line of server and storage equipment along with Aruba’s

Published on: September 11th, 2017 CDN Staff

HPE’s latest acquisition to boost hybrid IT offerings

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is at it again. Today it announced that it will be acquiring born-in-the-cloud services company Cloud Technology Partners (CTP) to strengthen its hybrid IT services. CTP is a cloud agnostic

Published on: September 5th, 2017 Alex Radu

Cisco finds the hyperconverged it needs with $322 million acquisition

Cisco has found the hyperconverged component it needs for its data centre business. The San Jose, California-based company announced today that it will acquire hyperconverged provider, Springpath, Inc. The two companies have been

Published on: August 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

Veeam tags Cisco exec as first Canadian channel chief

Veeam Software's continued focus on Canada now includes a Canadian channel chief. The vendor has hired Damien Serjeant as its director of partner sales in Canada. With 14 years of experience in the

Published on: August 16th, 2017 Alex Radu

Microsoft aiming to be consistent with Azure Stack

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Microsoft is wrestling with two goals for its new Azure Stack offering. First the Redmond, Wash.-based software giant has a stated goal of $20 billion cloud run rate by 2018

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

HPE updates backup suite with new security features

The latest updates to Hewlett Packard Enterprise's Adaptive Backup and Recovery (ABR) Suite have kept security in mind. New features announced for the Data Protector, Backup Navigator, and Storage Optimizer solutions within the

Published on: July 11th, 2017 Alex Radu

Nutanix introduces new enterprise hybrid cloud capabilities

WASHINGTON D.C. - Nutanix is giving channel partners more opportunities with hybrid cloud. The enterprise cloud provider has introduced two new capabilities for the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS: Nutanix Calm and Nutanix Xi Cloud

Published on: June 28th, 2017 Alex Radu

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

AMD is back with ‘Epyc’ new data centre processor

After four years, AMD is back in the data centre chip space, and the company is looking to pry open the grasp Intel has on the market with its new Epyc data centre

Published on: June 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

The ups and downs of the Ethernet switch market

New research from IDC shows the worldwide Ethernet switch market (Layer 2/3) recorded $5.66 billion in revenue in the first quarter of 2017, an increase of 3.3 per cent year over year. Meanwhile,

Published on: June 19th, 2017 CDN Staff

HPE focuses on digital transformation with partner program changes

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is putting a renewed focus on digital transformation for its channel partners with its latest changes to its Partner Ready program. The Palo Alto-based company was busy on its first

Published on: June 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Veeam adds IBM and Lenovo to its growing strategic partner ecosystem

NEW ORLEANS – To reach the lofty goal of $1.5 billion in revenue by 2020, Veeam Software is dialing in on its strategic alliance partners, adding Lenovo, IBM, and Infinidat to its growing

Published on: May 19th, 2017 Alex Radu