Business Intelligence Tools and Services

  • March 14, 2012 14 Mar'12

    Blackpool builders latest to be stung by BSA

    A Blackpool-based building services company has become the latest firm to be caught using unlicensed software and forced to pay out thousands to get itself on the right side of the law.

  • March 14, 2012 14 Mar'12

    Oracle gets court date in Google Java case

    Oracle will get its day in court against Google as it looks to defend its intellectual property, which it claimed the search engine giant has breached.

  • March 12, 2012 12 Mar'12

    Ilex to bring French flair to IAM market

    Paris-based identity and access management software developer Ilex is taking its first proper steps outside of France with the establishment of a UK operation.

  • March 08, 2012 08 Mar'12

    Rich list shows the money comes from software

    The computer industry can be a fairly profitable place -just ask Bill Gates and Larry Ellison - for those at the top of the software tree.

  • March 08, 2012 08 Mar'12

    Progress plans to rejuvenate channel

    Progress Software has promised to rejuvenate its channel relationships as it looks to re-engage with the developer community. The business intelligence specialist changed its UK management last summer and a few months on has revealed that it is ...

  • March 06, 2012 06 Mar'12

    Anti-piracy groups welcome failure of Digital Economy Act challenge

    Those fighting software piracy have been quick to welcome the collapse of the legal challenge by Talk Talk and BT over the ISP blocking aspects of the Digital Economy Act.

  • March 02, 2012 02 Mar'12

    Microsoft adds small business competency

    Microsoft has added a small business competency to its partner network to encourage resellers to target that market sector. The vendor believes that the SME market it worth a potential £94bn and it has the products to appeal to smaller ...

  • March 02, 2012 02 Mar'12

    Avangate hires UK sales boss to beef up local presence

    Channel management and e-commerce software specialist Avangate has announced the appointment of software industry veteran Mike Smith as its UK sales manager, charged with ramping up the firm's online software distribution activities in the midmarket.

  • February 29, 2012 29 Feb'12

    M-hance adds Maxima Microsoft biz to line-up

    Recently-created business software reseller m-hance has made good on its promise to keep predecessor Calyx Software's acquisition strategy alive with the £6.8m purchase of Maxima's Microsoft, Intellect and Document Managed Services units.

  • February 27, 2012 27 Feb'12

    SAP reacts to BYOD trend with management tool

    SAP has highlighted its ability to help customers meet the bring your own device (BYOD) challenge after using Mobile World Congress to unveil its latest software to manage mobile products.

  • February 21, 2012 21 Feb'12

    Veeam on the hunt for Microsoft partners

    Veeam is looking to expand its channel, bringing on board more with Microsoft skills, after it launched support for Hyper-V in its latest product.

  • February 16, 2012 16 Feb'12

    European Court fails to boost anti-piracy fight

    Those hoping that the European Court of Justice would give the fight against anti-piracy a boost have been left disappointed after the legal body ruled that internet service providers cannot be compelled to install filters to prevent illegal ...

  • February 15, 2012 15 Feb'12

    Resellers alerted to mobile app potential

    The increased deployment by customers of mobile apps should lead to an increase in the management and security opportunities for resellers.

  • February 03, 2012 03 Feb'12

    Ecosystems rather than solo pitching the way to the cloud

    Ecosystems of cloud providers could be one way to ensure that resellers can remain competitive and inspire customer loyalty in the face of greater user choice and flexibility.

  • February 02, 2012 02 Feb'12

    CA Technologies hires de Rojas to run UK operation

    CA Technologies has turned to its former staffer Jacqueline de Rojas to head up its UK and Ireland operations handing her a brief to grow the business.