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September, 2011


September 23, 2011  8:00 PM

N-able spruces up managed services platform with VMware support

Posted by: Heather Clancy

The latest version of the N-able Technologies managed service automation toolset adds remote monitoring for VMware, under the virtualization developer's "VMware Ready" program. N-central 8.1, which was released this week, can now be used to monitor the hardware components of ESX and ESXi...

September 21, 2011  7:47 PM

Microsoft partners catch a break, new deal registration program delayed

Posted by: Leah Rosin
Channel, deal registration, LAR, Microsoft, Microsoft partners

News has spread that Microsoft will delay the LAR deal registration program launch that was slated for on Oct. 1, 2011

September 21, 2011  2:19 PM

HP overhaul continues with webOS layoffs

Posted by: PatOuellette
HP partners, Mike Parrottino, Pat Ouellette, Personal Systems Group, WebOS

After announcing in August that it plans to spin off its Personal Systems Group, Hewlett-Packard is making more moves. HP confirmed that it plans to lay off more than

September 19, 2011  7:51 PM

We interrupt this blog with a UPS market forecast

Posted by: Heather Clancy

I'm not sure when uninterruptible power supplies (UPSes) got so sexy, but the fact is they are one of the most important products in the ongoing transition to greener, more power efficient computing infrastructure. Little wonder, then, that a

September 16, 2011  3:49 PM

PC shipment forecasts revised downward

Posted by: Heather Clancy
desktop, forecast, Heather Clancy, IDC, IT buyer market research, IT channel products and services, media tablet, notebook, PC, shipment, smartphone, tablet

PC shipments in the second quarter of 2011 trailed expectations, which has prompted market research firm International Data Corp. to revise its full-year forecast downward slightly to 4.2 percent. The update to its Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker reports that shipments grew by 2.7 percent in the...

September 13, 2011  12:32 PM

Wi-Fi transition will accelerate into 2014 (research)

Posted by: Heather Clancy

The crossover to more flexible Wi-Fi technologies will accelerate during the next three years, according to some new data out from ABI Research. The firm reports...

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September 12, 2011  2:38 PM

AMI report: Competencies will help SMBs with cloud services

Posted by: PatOuellette
cloud computing services, Pat Ouellette, SMBs, specializations

Raise your hand if you’ve heard this before: Vendors want VARs to focus on specialization.

September 7, 2011  5:26 PM

VAR taps cloud for IT cost monitoring service

Posted by: badarrow
App360, IT budgeting, IT channel products and services, IT channel products and technologies, Mick Gallagher, NetSuite

Mick Gallagher has resold Oracle and NetSuite software and services for quite some time. Now, he's fully into the cloud with App360. This service, built atop NetSuite infrastructure, plus an up-front service call, will help companies get a handle on what...


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