• June 03, 2011 03 Jun'11

    On the job...training that is.

    A survey just published by the Institute for Work Based Learning at Middlesex University has found that almost three quarters of UK workers think that they could achieve so much more if only they were given more on the job training. The results ...  Continue Reading

  • June 02, 2011 02 Jun'11

    Cisco adds partner rebates to extended EasyLease scheme

    Cisco's financing arm, Cisco Capital, is to extend its EasyLease low rate financing programme through to the end of July and added five year deals and up-front rebates to the scheme. The offer, which is open to the full gamut of Cisco partners, from...  Continue Reading

  • June 02, 2011 02 Jun'11

    Intact hands UK MD role to services boss Pett

    Managed support services provider Intact Integrated Services has appointed its vice president of service operations Alan Pett to the role of UK managing director. A 20-year industry veteran, Pett, who started his services career in an account ...  Continue Reading

  • June 02, 2011 02 Jun'11

    Ingram Micro to offer £100K SMB credit limits

    Broadline distributor Ingram Micro has announced a major expansion of its CreditBuilder+ programme within the UK and will now offer credit facilities of up to £100,000 to SMB resellers over a 12 month period. The programme was originally ...  Continue Reading

  • June 02, 2011 02 Jun'11

    OKI ditches Printing Solutions brand

    OKI Europe has canned its Printing Solutions brand name effective as of 1 June, and is transitioning back to plain old OKI as part of a mid-term business plan. Japan-based OKI says it wants to "maximise corporate values and brand equity" ...  Continue Reading

  • June 02, 2011 02 Jun'11

    Avnet showcases new Motorola lead-gen site

    Motorola hardware dealers buying through Avnet will now be able to source lead generation services and collateral through a new Marketplace website being rolled out across Europe. Launched this week, Marketplace users will be able to create a ...  Continue Reading

  • June 02, 2011 02 Jun'11

    Lenovo forks out for German PC builder Medion

    Budget German PC builder Medion has been acquired by Lenovo in a deal valuing the firm at €629.4m (£554.1m), doubling its local market share and handing the Chinese firm around 7.5 per cent of the PC market in western Europe, according to IDC....  Continue Reading