• April 29, 2011 29 Apr'11

    Apple overtakes Microsoft on revenue and profit

    A landmark of sorts was reached this month when Apple overtook Microsoft in terms of revenue and profits in the respective companies' most recent quarterly financial results. The difference in the figures from a revenue perspective are quite ...  Continue Reading

  • April 29, 2011 29 Apr'11

    Offshore tax evaders

    HM Revenue & Customs is reminding tax evaders hiding money offshore that they can now face new penalties of up to 200 per cent. Penalties for offshore non-compliance - for income tax and capital gains tax - will now be linked to the tax transparency...  Continue Reading

  • April 28, 2011 28 Apr'11

    Green resellers sought by European cloud group

    Resellers with sustainable credentials and data centre expertise are being targeted to add some muscle to the Green Unbreakable Cloud Initiative (GUCI).  Continue Reading

  • April 28, 2011 28 Apr'11

    Services demand benefits SAP

    The subscription revenues might have remained flat but strong demand for services are feeding through to SAP and its channel partners.  Continue Reading

  • April 28, 2011 28 Apr'11

    There's more to IT projects than cutting costs

    Interesting to see that cost-cutting has slipped down the agenda when it comes to investing in IT, at least according to the Pearlfinders Q1 Technology Index. The Index, which monitors trends and opinions in the IT world, says cost-cutting is now ...  Continue Reading

  • April 28, 2011 28 Apr'11

    Ingram bulks up RIM lines with UC kit

    Ingram Micro has added the BlackBerry Mobile Voice System (MVS) UC suite to its RIM line-card The distributor added RIM's mobility lines to its portfolio back in December as part of a push to beef up its comms distribution nous.  Continue Reading

  • April 28, 2011 28 Apr'11

    Fortinet acquires VoIP vendor TalkSwitch

    UTM and network security vendor Fortinet has acquired VoIP PBX specialist TalkSwitch to expand its reach into the multi-service business gateway market through the addition of IP telephony devices to its portfolio.  Continue Reading

  • April 28, 2011 28 Apr'11

    Pool car going for a swim?

    HMRC are known to be vigorous when it comes to pursuing tax it believes is owed and the case of Securidoor proves the point well.  Continue Reading

  • April 27, 2011 27 Apr'11

    MicroScope ACEs postponed

    The MicroScope Awards for Channel Excellence (ACEs) have been postponed and will no longer take place on 16 June. The decision to postpone the awards comes in the wake of a change of ownership to MicroScope after Reed Business Information sold the ...  Continue Reading

  • April 27, 2011 27 Apr'11

    HP trade-in scheme to exploit Cisco refresh cycle

    HP Networking has announced an EMEA trade-in programme on end-of-life Cisco Catalyst and Nexus switching gear, WLAN controllers and routers.  Continue Reading