Canadian Tire Building Cloud Computing Centre in Winnipeg

Residents of Winnipeg, Manitoba will have one of the most advanced digital hubs in North America this October. The 28,000-square-foot facility, which will be located on the second floor of the Air Canada Centre on Portage Avenue, will also add 50 new jobs to the area. “The Canadian Tire Advanced Cloud Computing Centre will serve […]

Web Hosting Firm Q9 Adds Capacity at Calgary Data Centre

Q9 Networks reports that it has now opened a new phase of capacity at its Calgary data centre and more than 40 percent of new space has been sold. Q9 Networks has invested nearly $425 million in its 12 data centres spanning three provinces, and about $190 million was spent on facilities in Western Canada. […]

Molson Coors Taps HP for Cloud Hosting Services

Molson Coors Brewing Company will be using HP’s cloud platform for finance and human resources (HR) systems. The move to HP’s Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) platform will help the international brewer reduce costs, increase efficiency and improve access to critical information. Molson Coors added that the switch to a robust cloud hosting environment would make […]

Primus Creates BLACKIRON Data Division to Target Cloud Computing Market

BLACKIRON Data, the newly created division of Primus Canada, will exclusively focus on Web hosting, data centre services and cloud computing. Primus is pouncing on the North American cloud computing market growing at 62 percent annually and the managed Web hosting sector advancing steadily at 21 percent. The company has eight data centres across Canada […]