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

HPE 3Par makes the move to all-flash data centre

Almost forgotten in the split up between HP Inc. and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise is the 3Par storage solutions. 3Par in Canada has superseded expectations since HP would the bidding war to obtain 3Par back

Published on: November 16th, 2015 CDN Staff

Oracle extends its SaaS channel marketplace

Oracle used its OpenWorld 2015 showcase to announce it has expanded its partner ecosystem specifically for Software-as-a-Service through the Oracle Cloud Marketplace. The company cited the channel has introduced customers to new applications

Published on: October 27th, 2015 CDN Staff

Oracle tries to cut through the data mess at OpenWorld 2015

Oracle unveiled the Oracle Data Visualization Cloud Service on day two of the weeklong conference in San Francisco that is meant to make data mining a self-service. This new offering is the latest

Published on: October 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

Oracle announces digital storefront solution Commerce Cloud

Oracle has unveiled Commerce Cloud, a new Software-as-a-Service solution on the company's public cloud service, designed to create responsive storefronts on desktop and mobile devices. According to the software vendor, users of the

Published on: June 30th, 2015 CDN Staff

Top 5 most expensive software acquisitions of all time

       

Published on: May 26th, 2015 Dave Yin

EMC unleashes the flash beast

LAS VEGAS - EMC released its all-flash array XtremIO 4.0 at the EMC World conference. Besides new capabilities such as supporting larger all-flash array configurations and consolidating workloads at higher levels XtremIO has

Published on: May 8th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

How to overcome the domain expertise barrier to Big Data

A lack of domain expertise is the largest barrier to companies accessing big data, according to analytics software developer SAS Canada. Mike Luke, data management practice lead of SAS Canada made the remark at

Published on: February 12th, 2015 Dave Yin

CDN Digital Edition presents the Channel Elite Award winners

CDN hosted the annual Channel Elite Awards in Toronto sponsored by Tech Data Canada, Cisco Canada and Dell Canada. In this edition of the CDN Digital magazine, there is a profile of the solution provider

Published on: October 23rd, 2014 CDN Staff

Oracle’s Larry Ellison steps down as CEO

It’s the end of an era in the computer industry as long time Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, one of the most truculent leaders of the information age, is stepping down as CEO of

Published on: September 18th, 2014 CDN Staff

Oracle upgrades Mobile Suite to speed up app development

Software maker Oracle Corp. has released new updates for its Oracle Mobile Suite which the company says will enable customers to accelerate the delivery of new cross-device mobile applications with access to on-premise, cloud

Published on: June 30th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Oracle beefs up integration suite to handle mobile, Web apps

Oracle Corp. has added mobile and Web app integration capability to its software connecting enterprise systems to enable data sharing and cross-application work. Oracle SOA (service-oriented architecture) Suite 12c system, which was released

Published on: June 26th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Oracle Database 12c ready for the channel

SAN FRANCISCO - Oracle Corp.’s confirmed that its in-memory Database 12c, released today, was tested by channel partners and independent software vendors in the last nine months. For Oracle channel partners in the

Published on: June 10th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto