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  • SAP names Noble successor

    SAP has filled the vacant UK managing director post just weeks after the previous incumbent Tim Noble was moved to emerging markets, turning to a US director with channel experience. Steve Winter, who was chief operating officer of SAP North America,... 

  • SAP still holding door open for cloud hungry VARs

    Sticking to its road-map SAP has issued the second annual update of its cloud Business ByDesign service and reiterated that the door is open for further resellers to get involved with selling the product and developing additional services. 

  • ComputerLinks extends Alvea cloud service

    ComputerLinks is expanding its cloud and managed services platform in both terms of geographical coverage and the number of features it offers resellers. The distributor has now made its Alvea platform available in 14 countries building on the experi... 

  • VMware tweaks vSphere 5 licence Ts&Cs after VAR outcry

    VMware has made a series oftweaks to its licensing model after changes to its policymade alongsidethelaunch of itsnew vSphere 5 hypervisor product and associated cloud infrastructure toolssaw it widely pilloried. VMwareattachedthe cost of a license f... 

  • File-sharing blocking u-turn met with dismay by piracy fighters

    The decision by the government to abandon plans to block web sites sharing illegal software, games, video and music has been met with dismay from those trying to fight piracy. Yesterday the government unveiled its response to the Hargreaves Review on... 

  • Government backs down on plans to block file-sharing sites

    Proposals to block illegal filesharing websites have been dropped by the government because attempts to stop users downloading illegal software and music were deemed to be unworkable. But Vince Cable, the business secretary, has pledged to take some... 

  • FAST gives backing to anti-counterfeit web site

    The Federation Against Software Theft has given its backing to an online service designed to help users avoid ending up with counterfeit goods as it looks to help crack down on web piracy. The intellectual property champion has become affiliated with... 

  • Software market set for continued decline

    The UK software and IT services market is set for a second consecutive year of decline with fears that the medium term prognosis is not as rosy as some had hoped for. Market watchers TechMarketView nailed the performance of the market last year pred... 

  • Bytes back on acquisition trail with Security Partnerships buy

    Bytes Technology Group, the parentcompany of Bytes SoftwareServices,has hit the acquisition trailfollowing a lengthy hiatusafter picking up managed security servicesspecialist Security Partnerships Ltd for an undisclosed sum. Reading-based Security P... 

  • TouchstoneNAV slams lack of MS Dynamics support skills

    A perceived lack of channel support around installations of Microsoft Dynamics NAV has led Microsoft partner TouchstoneNAV to launch a new lifeboat service for customers who feel their partner is not providing adequate quality of service. TouchstoneN...