Tag Archives : research and resources


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 helping mid-sized enterprises protect and leverage their data assets and optimize their application infrastructure costs. Key end user markets for ThinkOn include the financial, manufacturing and the public sector. The company […]

Craig McLellan, founder and CEO, ThinkOn

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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, VC/corporate finance and consulting communities – has published a new document examining best practice in the deployment of hybrid cloud technologies. The document includes input from a working group led by […]


Microsoft underground 2

When we think about Microsoft, all sorts of things come to mind. Word processors, spreadsheets and servers, for example. But wheelchairs? Seriously? If you step into Microsoft’s underground, anything is possible. The company recently gave a small group of journalists a tour of its labs and a chance to chat with researchers to offer a […]

Lynn Greiner, freelance IT journalist and regular contributor to InsightaaS.com

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TCBC releases Planning for the Cloud/Cloud Strategy: Enterprise whitepaper

New report combines input from Canadian experts to provide guidance on enterprise cloud adoption planning, strategy and use. The Toronto Cloud Business Coalition – a group of more than 40 Canadian experts drawn from the IT management, cloud services provider, channel, academic, VC/corporate finance and consulting communities – has published a new document examining best […]


Unity delivers cloud-based VoIP/Unified Communications

Established in 2004, Unity Connected Solutions is a Newmarket-based provider of on-premise and cloud-based unified communications solutions. Its customer base of 3,500 ranges from SMBs to large enterprises, the bulk of which fall into mid-size market category. Unity’s three pillars and mission statement are to help customers connect, communicate and collaborate. Unity started as a […]

Brian Ochab, cloud practice leader, Unity Collected Solutions