data, network, database

Sandvine to lose Canadian CEO after acquisition

A Waterloo, Ont.-based provider of network policy control for communications service provider has spurned one deal to go private in...

July 18th, 2017 Howard Solomon

OVH acquires VMWare’s vCloud Air division

French cloud provider OVH has acquired the VMware vCloud Air business. The company had recently established roots in the Canadian...

April 5th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto


Documentum is now OpenText

OpenText completes Documentum acquisition to become largest ECM vendor

Waterloo, Ont.-based OpenText Corp. has completed its acquisition of Dell EMC's enterprise content division, also purchasing the Documentum brand for...

January 24th, 2017 Brian Jackson

cloud security

SonicWall again an independent company, vows to be more agile

SonicWall is celebrating its re-invention as an independent security vendor with a modest product announcement: An upgrade to the firmware...

November 15th, 2016 Howard Solomon

CenturyLink acquisition puts four Canadian data centres up for grabs

The impeding merger of U.S.-based service providers CenturyLink and Level 3 Communications announced this week is expected to have only a...

November 1st, 2016 Howard Solomon

Cisco buys Worklife to expand collaboration offerings

Cisco buys Worklife to expand collaboration offerings

Cisco Systems is buying Heroik Labs, Inc., the company behind Worklife a meeting productivity application. Terms of the deal weren't...

October 17th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Juniper Networks CEO talks about acquisition of Aurrion

After Juniper Networks announced in August that it had bought fabless silicon photonic platform designer Aurrion for an undisclosed sum...

October 9th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Organization’s cyber security can have an effect on acquisition, says report

There are three common reasons cyber security has to be among the top priorities for the C-suite: To maintain confidence...

July 14th, 2016 Howard Solomon