Author: Lynn Greiner

This week Google Canada celebrated the opening of its Toronto cloud region, its second in Canada and its 28th worldwide. The first Canadian cloud region opened in 2018 in Montreal. The new region launches with three availability zones and offers a core portfolio of Google Cloud Platform products, including Compute Engine, App Engine, Google Kubernetes […]

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It’s official: Microsoft has announced that it will begin pushing the free Windows 11 upgrade to compatible PCs on October 5. The rollout will be phased, the company said in a blog post announcing the release date, beginning with new PCs, then moving on to other eligible devices based on, it said, ” intelligence models […]

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Montreal-based web hosting provider Web Hosting Canada (WHC) has revealed the cause of this weekend’s major outage. In a blog post, founder and chief executive officer Emil Falcon said that the issue was caused by unauthorized activity by a third-party service provider. “Based on our investigation to date, the morning of August 28 at approximately […]

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Moving to the cloud has presented challenges for companies forced to do so faster than planned during the pandemic.  For many businesses, it saved the day, but not without cost. “In the race to make everything work, we may have inadvertently introduced some things like technology sprawl, and we did that at a time when […]

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