VMware introduces blockchain SaaS for enterprises

As blockchain continues to grow in popularity you may be wondering if the technology is a good fit for your company or how to start implementing it. VMware Inc. is attempting to help solve

Published on: November 8th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Dell EMC makes flurry of announcements around VxRail, VxBlock, and more

Dell EMC’s latest announcements will help address many of the data centre challenges organizations face today with new automation and analytics capabilities, according to Dell EMC’s vice-president of product marketing, “This is really

Published on: November 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

VMware acquires Heptio, bets big on Kubernetes

In an effort to improve its Kubernetes-based offerings, VMware announced that it’s acquired Heptio, a Seattle startup co-founded by two of the three people who co-created Kubernetes back at Google in 2014, during

Published on: November 6th, 2018 Alex Coop

VMware Canada country manager Sean Forkan on firm’s return to form

Sean Forkan recalls a business partner congratulating him on his new role with VMware Canada a year-and-a-half ago, only to be told right after that they were taking their business elsewhere. “When we

Published on: November 1st, 2018 Alex Coop

VMware Cloud on AWS coming to Canada Q1 2019, will lead to uptick in cloud adoption, partners suggest

VMware's multi-cloud mantra at its VMworld user conference last week was reflected in changes to channel programs to help partners expand their offerings, and chief among those changes was the long-anticipated announcement that

Published on: September 6th, 2018 Lynn Greiner

HPE rolls out updates for HPE 3PAR

HPE announced new capabilities for its popular HPE 3PAR storage solution this morning, such as new automation tools and added support for DevOps. The 3PAR platform is getting a new version of the

Published on: July 24th, 2018 Alex Coop

VMware offers new approach to containers with ‘Kubernetes as a Service’

Users of VMware Cloud Services are now able to access a new Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering, allowing its customers to tap into this container runtime environment on a pay-for-what-you-eat basis, the enterprise software firm announced

Published on: July 3rd, 2018 Brian Jackson

Here’s how Dell is going public again

Dell Technologies is going public again. On Monday the enterprise technology vendor and PC maker announced that it would be listing itself once again on the New York Stock Exchange after offering to

Published on: July 3rd, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

VMware launches beta for Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering, could arrive in Canada ‘soon’

VMware is expanding its Cloud Services portfolio, this time with a new service for containers. The company announced the launch of a public beta for its VMware Kubernetes Engine (VKE), a Kubernetes-as-a-Service offering,

Published on: June 28th, 2018 Alex Coop

Trend Micro wins VMware 2017 Global Partner Award

Trend Micro Inc.’s deep integration with VMware technologies and its innovation in the hybrid cloud security space helped the company earn another Global VMware Partner Innovation Award. The global cybersecurity solutions firm won

Published on: June 15th, 2018 Alex Coop

MicroAge Canada growing, digitally transforming its national partner network

There are hundreds and maybe even thousands of independent IT system integrators and value-added resellers across Canada, and it can be hard to choose which one would serve your business best. Hoping to

Published on: June 15th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

VMware upgrades its hybrid cloud offerings with new releases

VMware Inc. says its latest hybrid cloud offerings will make life a lot easier for customers managing data across different platforms. The company announced the latest releases for VMware vSphere and VMware vSAN,

Published on: April 17th, 2018 Alex Coop

New worldwide channel chief for VMware

VMware has been no stranger to leadership changes over the last several years, and 2018 is no different. The company has appointed Jenni Flinders as its new vice president of worldwide channels. As

Published on: April 4th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger to the channel: build for the cloud

VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger continues to make clear that he's a lot more interested in channel partners building capabilities for the cloud than for the software firm's on-premises solutions. Speaking to journalists in

Published on: March 15th, 2018 Brian Jackson