• November 02, 2011 02 Nov'11

    UK virtualisation purchasing patterns seen evolving

    Large enterprises across Western Europe and the US arerevising their virtualisation hypervisor purchasing plans, according to Veeam's latest V-index survey, with alternative platforms to VMware beginning to challenge on factors such as cost and ...  Continue Reading

  • November 02, 2011 02 Nov'11

    GFI Software extends distie line-up to support Vipre launch

    Anti virus specialist GFI Software has added a third distributor to its roster to support its launch of the latest version of its enterprise Vipre product. CMI Labs has been signed up alongside Sigma and its long-standing partner Wick Hill as the ...  Continue Reading

  • November 02, 2011 02 Nov'11

    BE Wholesale pollinates Daisy channel

    Daisy Wholesale has announced a new partnership with BE Wholesale to offer O2 broadband services to its channel partners, extending its existing mobile-centric relationship with O2. BE'sservices will be made available to its 1,000-strong partner ...  Continue Reading

  • November 02, 2011 02 Nov'11

    Netgear on the look out for storage and security specialists

    Netgear is looking to recruit partners in the storage and security arenas as it looks to get greater channel support for its product portfolio as it looks to ramp up its roadmap going into next year. The vendor, best known for its networking ...  Continue Reading

  • November 01, 2011 01 Nov'11

    Hard disk market set for slump after Thai flood carnage

    The hard disk drive (HDD) market is on course to suffer its worst downturn since the financial crisis of 2008, with fourth quarter shipments set to drop nearly 28%on a quarterly basis, according to analyst house IHS iSuppli, whichlast night issued ...  Continue Reading

  • November 01, 2011 01 Nov'11

    Moulton 'mugged' in Fox scandal

    Channel investor Jon Moultonhas spoken outover donations solicited from him by disgraced ex-cabinet minister Liam Fox, saying he was angry that a comparatively small sum of money had been wasted so publicly. Speaking to the BBC'sNewsnight, Moulton ...  Continue Reading

  • November 01, 2011 01 Nov'11

    Software VARs team up in seven-strong MS Dynamics merger

    Seven businesssoftware resellers, including Calyx Software, have teamed upto form a new mid-market facing Microsoft Dynamicssupplier to be called m-hance. The new firm is composed of the integrated businesses ofCalyx Software;Microsoft Gold Partner ...  Continue Reading

  • November 01, 2011 01 Nov'11

    ThinkGrid sets aside funds for channel MDF programme

    Cloud specialist ThinkGrid is earmarking some of the venture capital funds it has secured to provide marketing development funds to resellers to help them encourage customers to move to a hosted environment. The firm has secured its first external ...  Continue Reading

  • November 01, 2011 01 Nov'11

    Kelway signs 10-year datacentre leasing deal

    Services provider Kelway is to extend itshosting capabilities after signing a 10-year Turn-Key Datacentre lease with datacentre provider Digital Realty. Located in Redhill, the new facility will add 720KW of extraIT capacity to Kelway's cloud ...  Continue Reading

  • November 01, 2011 01 Nov'11

    VMworld Europe 2011: All the news from the VMware show

    Read all the news from VMworld Europe 2011 and find out what took place at the Copenhagen-based VMware show. VMworld Europe 2011 saw over 7,200 delegates spill through its doors at the Bella Center in Copenhagen this month. The VMware show covered ...  Continue Reading

  • November 01, 2011 01 Nov'11

    London cybercrime conference searches for answers

    The great and the good of the security industry will be keeping their eyes on the London conference on Cyberspace over the next couple of days as the government outlines how industry players can work with each other and law enforcement agencies to ...  Continue Reading

  • November 01, 2011 01 Nov'11

    Widget boss heads to C2000 consumer business

    Widget managing director Jo-Anne Foreman is heading to Computer 2000 as director of its TDConsumer Electronics division after a three year stint at the helm of the consumer distributor. Foreman will take up the new role next month, reporting to ...  Continue Reading