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  • Azure gets eclipsed

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 28 Oct 2009
  • Microsoft continues its push to make its proposed Azure cloud plat form palatable to developers beyond the Windows realm and an embrace of Eclipse is bound to do that.  Toward that end, Microsoft ...

  • Ingram Micro VTN gets social

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 27 Oct 2009
  • Ingram Micro today jumped into the social networking pool with a set of tools to help VentureTech Network (VTN) partners collaborate and communicate better with each other and with the distributor ...

  • Turns out it is NOT all or nothing when it comes to managed services

    Heather Clancy 26 Oct 2009
  • Spending a couple days this week at the Fall Invitational conference for the Ingram Micro VentureTech Network where as you might imagine there is a lot of talk and posturing about the role of cloud ...

  • Top five IT channel lessons for the quarter

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 21 Oct 2009
  • VARs remain extremely cautious on public cloud computing and are obsessed with which vendor giants will remain standing after more expected M&A activity. Those are but two highlights of this ...

  • Sun to cut 3K jobs

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 20 Oct 2009
  • Guess Larry Ellison wasn't kidding  about Sun Microsystems bleeding red ink while European regulators weigh Oracle's buyout plan. In an SEC filing, Sun said it will cut 3,000 jobs worldwide over ...

  • SCO ousts Darl McBride

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 19 Oct 2009
  • The SCO Group has eliminated the CEO post from its leadership roster and that means Darl McBride is out. This, according to its latest SEC filing. Here's the verbiage: "On October 14, 2009, The SCO ...

  • The cost of Oracle platinum

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 18 Oct 2009
  • Oracle partners are still chewing over  the Oracle Partner Network's new partner tiering and specialization program. Cost of making the top tier is considerably higher than before. To attain the ...