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The Changing Data Centre

July 1, 2012

Economic uncertainty is doing nothing to stop the onslaught of data that organizations will need to manage; or the investments that service providers are making in top-of-the-line data centres.

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Cogeco Data Services new data centre heads in town not out

June 20, 2012

Cogeco Data Services has opened a new data centre in Toronto’s business district.

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PEER 1 Hosting launches on-demand HPC Cloud

June 13, 2012

Vancouver-based PEER 1 Hosting this week announced the launch of HPC Self Serve Cloud, powered by the company’s Zunicore public cloud platform.

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Cisco global report examines expectations and network challenges of IT professionals

May 9, 2012

An international study released this week by Cisco Systems Inc. revealed that without the proper cloud migration strategy, more than one third (38%) of IT decision makers would rather get a root canal, dig a ditch, or do their own taxes than…

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Huawei, Telus and Carleton University open cloud computing research centre

April 25, 2012

The Huawei-Telus Innovation Centre for Enterprise Cloud Services opened today at Carleton University. The centre was created through a $1.4 million investment made by Huawei and Telus.

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Oproma secures cloud-based collaboration technology deal with Ottawa

March 7, 2012

Two federal government departments plan to install the Oprama System cloud-based collaboration service to centralize the management, control and audit of its public infrastructure projects.

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PEER 1 launches green data centre in U.K.

October 19, 2011

Vancouver-based PEER 1 Hosting has opened up a new 17,600 square metre green data centre in Portsmouth, U.K.

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Cogeco Cable completes Quiettouch acquisition

August 3, 2011

Cogeco Cable Inc. this week completed the acquisition of Quiettouch Inc., which was first announced on June 27.

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Think cloud computing is a good fit? Not so fast, says Cassels Brock & Blackwell lawyer

June 14, 2011

For businesses that may be looking at cloud computing as a key way to address cost savings and communications versatility, Bernice Karn, a partner with with the law firm Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP has this advice:  “Do your…

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The Future Of Green

March 1, 2011

The data centre is at the forefront of two of the biggest forces affecting information and communications technology (ICT): the shift to cloud computing, and skyrocketing energy costs.