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    IT World Canada is the Canadian affiliate of International Data Group (IDG), the world’s largest IT information media provider. We’ve been creating conversations and building relationships with Canada’s technology professionals, business managers and executives for over twenty-five years by delivering timely, incisive information they can trust through a variety of digital publications, events and print brands.

    Reaching the distinct and influential decision maker in business and the business of Information Technology, (French and English) readership totals with reach of 2.5 pass along, 300,000, and 120,000 individual IT professionals and business executives…and still growing because we are Canada’s trusted IT Media Publishers. Our mission is to inform, to teach, to empower, to connect.

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    1. BlackBerry Ltd posts surprise profit, but revenue slumps below analysts’ expectations

      Explore Financial Post (Mar 27 2015)

      BlackBerry Ltd posts surprise profit, but revenue slumps below analysts’ expectations

      BlackBerry Ltd  posted a fiscal fourth-quarter profit on Friday, offering some signs its turnaround efforts may be beginning to gain traction.

      Waterloo, Ontario-based BlackBerry reported a net profit of $28 million, or 5 cents a share, in the quarter ended Feb. 28. That compared with a year-earlier loss of $148 million, or 28 cents a share. Excluding one-time items, the company quarterly profit was $20 million, or 4 cents a share.

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    2. Court throws out lawsuit over storage on iPhones, iPads

      Explore arnnet.com.au (Mar 26 2015)

      Court throws out lawsuit over storage on iPhones, iPads

      A federal court has dismissed a lawsuit against Apple over the amount of storage available in mobile devices that come with iOS 8.

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      Comment Mentions:   Apple

    3. Amazon Channel Partners Talk Business Value Of Cloud Drive Price Slash

      Explore crn.com (Mar 26 2015)

      Amazon Channel Partners Talk Business Value Of Cloud Drive Price Slash

      Amazon cut the cost of its Cloud Drive storage to near free for unlimited files, a move which the company's channel partners said could impact the file sync and share competitors.

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      Comment Mentions:   Amazon

    4. Profile: Microsoft’s Phil Goldie

      Explore arnnet.com.au (Mar 26 2015)

      Profile: Microsoft’s Phil Goldie

      Microsoft's partner boss discusses Cloud, wine and M&A.

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      Comment Mentions:   Microsoft   Google   Cisco

    5. More tales of security fails

      Explore Computerworld (Mar 26 2015)

      More tales of security fails

      "As Sony discovered, the risks of keeping everything are much more certain than the benefits." And now Kreditech is learning a variation on that lesson. So don't be next. This article is published as part of the IDG Contributor Network. Want to Join?

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    6. Google Cloud Launcher Lets Developers Quickly Deploy Over 120 Popular Open-Source Packages (Frederic Lardinois/TechCrunch)

      Explore Techmeme (Mar 26 2015)

      Google Cloud Launcher Lets Developers Quickly Deploy Over 120 Popular Open-Source Packages (Frederic Lardinois/TechCrunch)

      Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch: Google Cloud Launcher Lets Developers Quickly Deploy Over 120 Popular Open-Source Packages  —  Google and Bitnami are launching a new feature for Google's Cloud Platform today that makes it easier for developers to deploy over 120 popular open-source applications to its Cloud Platform.

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      Comment Mentions:   Google

    7. CenturyLink To Partners: Our Cloud Can Be Your Cloud

      Explore crn.com (Mar 26 2015)

      CenturyLink To Partners: Our Cloud Can Be Your Cloud

      The telecom giant has introduced several customization features to enable partners to self-brand their cloud offerings.

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    8. Amazon debuts bottomless storage plans for photos, data

      Explore arnnet.com.au (Mar 26 2015)

      Amazon debuts bottomless storage plans for photos, data

      If you've got tons of digital photos and music that are a headache to back up, Amazon wants to interest you in two new storage services designed to ease home backups and archiving.

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      Comment Mentions:   Microsoft   Amazon

    9. 7 Changes Solution Providers Must Confront

      Explore IT Best of Breed (Mar 26 2015)

      7 Changes Solution Providers Must Confront

      Emerging technology around social, mobility, analytics and cloud (SMAC) are creating ripples of change in everything from IT sales and marketing to the customer base and competitive landscape, according to IDC's vice president of channels and alliances research.Via itbestofbreed.com

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    10. Apple Reportedly Scoops Up FoundationDB To Develop Solid Data Infrastructure

      Explore crn.com (Mar 26 2015)

      Apple Reportedly Scoops Up FoundationDB To Develop Solid Data Infrastructure

      Apple has scooped up Tysons Corner, Va.-based open-source database software company FoundationDB, according to TechCrunch.

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      Comment Mentions:   Microsoft   Apple

    11. Oracle customises project management for lines of business

      Explore computerworlduk.com (Mar 26 2015)

      Oracle customises project management for lines of business

      Oracle customises project management for lines of business. Government, financial services and construction are all getting custom project management software packages from Oracle. By Joab Jackson | IDG News Service | Published 10:42, 26 March 15.

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    12. Apple acquired UK-based data analytics company Acunu in late 2013 to expand its cloud-computing services (Bloomberg Business)

      Explore Techmeme (Mar 26 2015)

      Bloomberg Business: Apple acquired UK-based data analytics company Acunu in late 2013 to expand its cloud-computing services  —  Apple's FoundationDB Acquisition Builds on Earlier Database Buy  —  (Bloomberg) — Apple Inc.'s acquisition of FoundationDB LLC gives it some top engineering talent …

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      Comment Mentions:   Apple

    13. Amazon Cloud Drive's unlimited storage plans undercut rivals

      Explore pcworld.com (Mar 26 2015)

      Amazon Cloud Drive's unlimited storage plans undercut rivals

      Amazon Cloud Drive is taking the “bang for your buck” throne away from Microsoft with new unlimited cloud storage plans.

      Amazon's unlimited plan costs $59.99 per year for all file types. A separate photo-only plan costs just $11.99 per year, and includes an additional 5 GB for other files. Both plans come with a three-month free trial. (Amazon Prime subscribers already get unlimited photo storage at no extra cost.)

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      Comment Mentions:   Microsoft   Amazon   Google

    14. Iceland's GreenQloud To Kill Its Public Cloud, Support Others Instead

      Explore forbes.com (Mar 26 2015)

      Iceland's GreenQloud To Kill Its Public Cloud, Support Others Instead

      GreenQloud, the Iceland-based provider of an environmentally friendly public cloud solution, announces that it's to shut its own public cloud offerings, focusing attention on delivering software to help companies run their own public, private, or (more often) hybrid cloud solutions.

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      Comment Mentions:   Microsoft   IBM   Amazon

    15. Selecting A Big Data Solution: 5 Questions To Ask

      Explore forbes.com (Mar 26 2015)

      Selecting A Big Data Solution: 5 Questions To Ask

      For years now certain enterprises such as big-box retailers, online pioneers and consumer credit innovators have been successfully leveraging big data – to the point where these early adopter organizations can outperform competitors 2-1. They gain insights across their world – from their view of customers, to customer interactions and their perspective of the category.

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      Comment Mentions:   Teradata