News & Events

  • SUNBURST Backdoor – December 2020

    Event Date:December 18, 2020

    On Tuesday December 8, 2020, FireEye reported unauthorized access to their Red Team tools because of a security vulnerability.  At the same time, Carbon60 received various security alerts from external threat and intelligence sources about the breach and December 13, 2020, the disclosure of the SolarWinds supply chain vulnerability was disclosed. Carbon60 does not use FireEye services and does not use any of the affected products from SolarWinds.

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  • Carbon60 Ranks on the 2020 Growth List of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies for the Sixth Straight Year

    Event Date:October 14, 2020

    Canadian Business today ranked Carbon60, a leading Managed Cloud and Security services provider, No. 227 on the 32nd annual Growth List, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth List ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. Growth List winners are profiled in a special print issue of Canadian Business published with Maclean’s magazine and online at  and

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  • Carbon60 Debuts on The Globe and Mail’s second-annual ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies

    Event Date:September 24, 2020

    Today, Carbon60, a leading Managed Cloud and Security services provider, is pleased to announce that it has placed on The Globe and Mail’s second-annual ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies.   “We are honoured to be recognized for the work we’ve done to grow Carbon60 into a world-class organization”, said John Witte, President and CEO of Carbon60.  “This achievement is a testament to the dedication and hard work of our team, which has resulted in strong, steady growth.”

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  • Carbon60 Achieves Microsoft Silver Cloud Platform Competency

    Event Date:July 10, 2020

    Carbon60, a leading managed cloud and infrastructure hosting service provider, is excited to announce it has achieved the Silver Cloud Platform Competency with the Microsoft Partner Network. The Silver Cloud Platform Competency is awarded to those who specialize in building, integrating and/or extending solutions or infrastructures using the Microsoft Azure cloud platform.

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  • Carbon60 Webinar – Endpoint Security: Protecting Against Evolving Threats

    Event Date:June 2, 2020

    Increasingly complex and sophisticated cyber-attacks are evading traditional defenses, forcing firms to seek solutions beyond traditional threat blocking and prevention. Join us on Thursday June 18th at 1:00 ET where we will be exploring the various risks and vulnerabilities facing organizations, how to protect against these threats and much more.

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  • Carbon60 Webinar – Lessons Learned COVID-19: The New Normal

    Event Date:May 3, 2020

    Carbon60 hosted a webinar recently where the panelist took a look back at the first 60 days of COVID-19 to examine key themes observed, lessons learned and what the road ahead looks like for businesses. Presenters Bik Dutta, VP Marketing, Peter Kelly, CISO and Ian MacKinnon, Director of Operations, discussed:

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  • Carbon60 Ranks on the CDN Top 100 Solution Providers List for the Third time

    Event Date:April 29, 2020

    Carbon60, a leading Managed Cloud Provider, was named one of Canada’s Top 100 Solution Providers during a special ceremony held April 30th. “We are excited to be recognized for the third time by CDN,” said John Witte, President and CEO of Carbon60.

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  • COVID-19 Coronavirus Outbreak – Carbon60 Response

    Event Date:March 10, 2020

    At this time, Carbon60 will continue to actively monitor, assess risk and if required, execute Business Continuity Plans where specifically needed. As part of our regular operational resilience planning, Carbon60 has many systems already deployed in a geo-separated manner, along with redundant active configurations. This allows our team to be continuously prepared to take on business continuity actions.

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  • Carbon60 Expands to Eastern Canada with Acquisition of Cirrus9

    Event Date:December 17, 2019

    Carbon60, a leading pure-play managed cloud service provider, today announced that it has acquired Cirrus9, a leading managed cloud and hosting solutions provider based in Saint John, New Brunswick. This addition will provide Carbon60, backed by private equity sponsor M/C Partners, with an Atlantic coast presence creating a truly national footprint to provide managed public cloud, private cloud, managed hosting and security services to Canadian organizations.

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  • Carbon60 in Leaders’ Circle for Canadian Data Centre Excellence Awards (2019)

    Event Date:June 22, 2019

    The Canadian Data Centre Excellence Awards (CDXCA) recognizes supplier organizations in Canada that contribute towards elevating Canada’s knowledge economy and global competitiveness. The Great Canadian Data Centre Symposium 2019 (GCDCS) organizers which include InsightaaS and McMaster University’s CIRC invited vendors…

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