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Forecasting Cloud

TCBC issues guidance on Advanced Cloud Application Adoption and Enablement Best Practices

New report examines key attributes of advanced cloud applications and provides strategic advice for firms liking to develop cloud delivery portfolios The Toronto Cloud Business Coalition –...
Canadian Web Hosting brings first VSAN private cloud to Canada

Canadian Web Hosting brings first VSAN private cloud to Canada

Canadian Web Hosting (CWH) recently claimed the distinction of the being the country’s first private cloud hosting platform to use VMware’s VSAN (Virtual SAN)...
Security

Symantec Canada: filling the privacy and security gaps

With over 20,600 employees in 50 countries, Symantec is the fourth largest software company in the world, and a leading provider of managed security...
cloud business

New TCBC report examines best practices for Financing Cloud Businesses

Expert guidance de-mystifies the options available to cloud entrepreneurs, providing expert advice on a wide range of funding sources The Toronto Cloud Business Coalition – a group...
Slow death of Flash

The slow death of Flash

For as long as most of us can remember, Adobe Flash has been generating ads and videos on websites and mobile devices. There are...

Re/code: After $66 Billion Goes Poof, Cloud Software Stock Outlook Turns Very Foggy

InsightaaS: This post from Re/code has been prominent in social media, and understandably so - most people who are connected with the tech industry...
cloud security

Cloud Security, Privacy and Reliability, a new community offering from the TCBC

The Toronto Cloud Business Coalition – a group of more than 60 Canadian experts drawn from the IT management, cloud services provider, channel, academic, VC/corporate finance...
TCBC Cloud Governance

TCBC releases Cloud Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Best Practices document

New report provides guidance from a cross-section of Canadian experts on governance, risk and compliance (GRC) in the cloud. The Toronto Cloud Business Coalition – a group of...
Network

CenturyLink deploys SDN and NFV to reach ‘simple’

When combined, two ends of the network virtualization spectrum can enable the powerful automation needed to support cloud networks – this at least is...

ATN: Project Natick plumbs new data centre depths

InsightaaS: The IT trade press is abuzz today with reports on Project Natick*, an experimental Azure pod deployed 30 meters below the surface of...

ATN: Interesting post on Windows licensing changes impacting Azure/hybrid

InsightaaS: The initial intent of Across the Net (ATN) was to expose InsightaaS readers to posts on other sites that we thing raise interesting...
IaaS to the midsize

ThinkOn: bringing IaaS to the mid-sized enterprise

ThinkOn was founded in 2013 as Canada’s only wholesaler provider of virtual data centre, storage, compute and networking (infrastructure-as-a-service) services. Its focus is on...
TCBC releases Cloud Go To Market

TCBC releases Cloud Go-to-Market Best Practices whitepaper

New report taps expertise from Canadian cloud industry leaders to provide advice on sales, marketing and channel development to Canadian cloud businesses. The Toronto Cloud Business...

AWS announces Canadian region

AWS has announced that it will open a new region in Montreal. the AWS Official Blog contained this item for January 13: "We continue to...
TCBC Whitepaper

TCBC whitepaper release: Delivering Hybrid Cloud

The Toronto Cloud Business Coalition – a group of more than 40 Canadian experts drawn from the IT management, cloud services provider, channel, academic,...