Microsoft Canada VP Chris Berry at the Microsoft Enterprise Show in Toronto

Published: October 28th, 2016


The sun sets on standalone Sunrise calendar app

Three months after the announcement it would be shutting down, the standalone Sunrise calendar app has disappeared from Android and iOS app stores. Now, the application's capabilities will only be available to users of the mobile

Published on: September 6th, 2016 Chris Talbot

VMware introduces virtualization for a digital world

LAS VEGAS - With updates to its OpenStack, Horizon and Workspace ONE products — in addition to a new endpoint management framework for managing Windows 10 in the enterprise — VMware Inc. is focused

Published on: September 1st, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Sage releases its big two cloud products for entrepreneurs

CHICAGO – The Canadian release of Sage Live and Sage One happened today at the Sage Summit. These two flagship products were followed by Sage Live for Accountants and Sage One Partner Edition

Published on: July 28th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Sage reshaping itself for the cloud

CHICAGO – “No forced migrations!” Sage CEO Stephen Kelly told that to partners. Sage Channel Chief Alan Laing said the same thing. Company EVP of Product Marketing Jennifer Warawa echoed the same statement.

Published on: July 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Sage partners with Microsoft for Office 365 integration

CHICAGO – Sage followed up its 2015 strategic partnership with Salesforce by forging an alliance with another industry giant in Microsoft. The Microsoft partnership will see Sage integrate Sage 50 and Sage 50

Published on: July 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Here is where the Office 365 opportunity lies

As of late June, Office 365 has officially been released for half a decade. In that time, has it caught on or become the IP of the future that Microsoft had hoped for?

Published on: July 25th, 2016 Dave Yin

Microsoft projected to hit $20 billion cloud revenue target by FY2018

Platform giant Microsoft this week announced its results from fiscal year 2016, earning $5.5 billion in profits and $22.6 billion in revenue, with both Windows 10 and Office 365 performing well. Many eyes

Published on: July 21st, 2016 Dave Yin

Azure to make sensitive documents more secure

TORONTO - “As soon as you print your document it no longer becomes intelligent.” That’s what Julia White, the general manager of product market for Office at Microsoft, told CDN at the Worldwide

Published on: July 13th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cloud provider COMPAREX comes to Canada

Born in the cloud solution provider COMPAREX has set up shop in the Canadian marketplace as part of a global roll-out strategy to expand its business worldwide. The company founded in Leipzig, Germany has

Published on: June 8th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nick Tidd talks up Mitel/Polycom deal

Nick Tidd is one excited executive these days. His excitement comes from the opportunity in front of him to finally be working for a Canadian company in Mitel. Unless you have been living

Published on: May 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

BitTitan puts focus on OneDrive to unlock dollars for Microsoft partners

Cloud services vendor BitTitan of Kirkland, Wash., has unveiled a OneDrive extension for its Office 365 Starter Kit product. OneDrive is arguably the top Office 365 workload that a channel partner needs to pay

Published on: May 18th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

The channel gets its chance at the two Microsoft Canada data centres

They are finally here! The two Microsoft Canada data centres are officially open for business and according to Jean Cheng, director of cloud computing and Public Sector for Microsoft Canada, they are data

Published on: May 11th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dimension Data acquires top Canadian solution provider

Dimension Data has acquired the Ceryx Inc. of Toronto for an undisclosed amount. All of Ceryx’s 55 employees are to be retained and the Ceryx brand will be part of Dimension Data’s ITaaS

Published on: April 4th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Two more pieces added to the BitTitan puzzle

BitTitan may have overcome the last barrier to migration with the release of the Google Complete Starter Kit. The cloud enablement and data migration vendor has been offering solutions such as MSP Complete that help

Published on: March 24th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto