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

Are Canadian firms ready for new European privacy rule? HPE releases starter kit to help

The deadline for enterprises to comply with the European Union’s tough new personal data privacy regulations is just over 12 months away, but experts still worry many companies here that fall under its

Published on: May 5th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Nutanix embraces Opex pricing model

Hyper converged vendor Nutanix has announced its Enterprise Cloud Platform will now have term-based license for deployment on Hewlett Packard Enterprises ProLiant machines and Cisco UCS blade services. For channel partners, this move

Published on: May 3rd, 2017 CDN Staff

Get ready: CDN reveals the Top 100 Solution Providers today

The CDN Top 100 solution providers list will be revealed tonight at the Paramount Conference and Event Venue in North Toronto. In 2016, CDW Canada claimed the No. 1 spot for the 3rd time in

Published on: April 25th, 2017 CDN Staff

HPE partners with National Instruments on 5G deployment

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is partnering with 5G Lab Germany to research what's possible when combining 5G wireless networks with HPE's Edgeline Converged Edge Systems. The first 5G testbeds are just being set up by telecommunications

Published on: April 21st, 2017 Brian Jackson

HPE’s hunt and investigation security solution available now

In an age where data and analytics rule, Hewlett Packard Enterprise's latest security solution is designed to help cut through the noise. HPE ArcSight Investigate, available now, is the company's hunt and investigation

Published on: April 21st, 2017 Alex Radu

HPE completes its fourth acquisition of 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has been busy in 2017, completing this week its fourth acquisition of the year. First announced in early March, HPE has now completed its $1.2 billion acquisition of San Jose-based

Published on: April 18th, 2017 Alex Radu