November 2011 | Archive by Month | MicroscopeUK | Page 8

November 2011

  • SMEs warned of dangers of sticking with legacy technology

    Vendors often get carried away with the marketing of the latest greatest product but the reality is that users, particularly SMEs, are still miles behind in the adoption of the latest technology an...

  • There's still life in the PC according to buoyant Lenovo

    Lenovo has continued to build on a positive last couple of months, where it managed to secure second place in the global PC market, setting out its belief that there is plenty of life left in the m...

  • Tech Data brings cloud channel programme to Europe

    C2000 and Azlan parent Tech Data is importing its US cloud channel programme, TDCloud, to Europe in a bid to help resellers take advantage of the opportunities in the sector. The distributor develo...

  • 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 beg...

  • 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 Si...

  • 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 wi...

  • 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 yea...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 en...

  • 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 ad...

  • 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...

  • 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 wo...

  • 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 wil...