CDN’s #20 Newsmaker of the Year – Brent Allen

At its San Francisco-based Accelerate conference this past June, Pure Storage was clear about its commitment to Canada - that it should be run by people based in Canada - and there’s a

Published on: February 21st, 2018 Brian Jackson

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

Pure Storage doubles down on Canadian opportunity

SAN FRANCISCO – Now that Pure Storage has a country manager in Brent Allen and a channel chief in Jill Martin the next step is to double the headcount and double the business

Published on: June 17th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage takes unconventional channel path

SAN FRANCISCO – The newly appointed Americas channel chief Andy Martin’s entire channel philosophy for Pure Storage can be summed up in five words: “Get out of the way.” A veteran of IBM

Published on: June 17th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage expands Canadian leadership

SAN FRANCISCO - A little over a year ago the only Canadian-based employee of Pure Storage was Chris Gowans. That has changed dramatically with the all-flash array vendor hiring not just a Country

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Are we headed for a cloud crisis in 2020?

SAN FRANCISCO - Big data – or to be precise – the proliferation of data in the world today may reach a crisis point come 2020 because of the lack of WAN bandwidth

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage comes out with cloud era flash array

The latest all-flash array system from Pure Storage is being positioned to give IT managers another reason to switch from disk. The Mountain View, Calif.-based vendor has introduced a trio of products headlined

Published on: April 11th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage creates positive disruption to a small Canadian town

A town known for being one of the fastest growing areas of Ontario's Golden Horseshoe region has decided on flash data storage for its data centre. Milton, a Southern Ontario municipality with a population

Published on: January 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau featured in CDN Digital Edition

The December 2016 issue of the CDN Digital Edition features a cover shot of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who is spearheading his Government to dramatically increase investment in the country's technology sector. Beyond the Prime Minister,

Published on: December 12th, 2016 CDN Staff

Pure Storage CEO outlines channel direction

In part two of CDN's special interview with Scott Dietzen, the CEO of Pure Storage, topics such as channel, new cloud models, hyper converged, market consolidation and new products are addressed. You can

Published on: October 28th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage CEO changing the business model for data

Scott Dietzen, the CEO of Pure Storage, has been called a disruptor, a change agent, aggressive and many other things. In six years at the helm of Pure Storage, an all-flash array vendor

Published on: October 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Top 20 solution provider makes Pivot to acquisition

No. 18 solution provider on the CDN Top 100 list TeraMach Technologies Inc. of Ottawa has been acquired by global IT services provider Pivot Technology Solutions. No terms were disclosed about this deal,

Published on: October 24th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage introduces petabyte-scale flash storage for the cloud

Independent solid-state array vendor, Pure Storage, has announced new petabyte-scale storage for mission-critical cloud IT, anchored by the release of its flagship all-flash storage array FlashArray//m’s fifth generation update. The upgrades to FlashArray//m

Published on: October 18th, 2016 Alex Radu

CA partners with AWS, Docker, Pure Storage and Nutanix

CA Technologies is furthering its cloud monitoring strategy and offering through several new alliances that will see the New York-based vendor produce more agile infrastructure solutions. The strategy behind new partnerships with AWS,

Published on: June 30th, 2016 CDN Staff