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  • VMware announces 2nd annual partner show

    Brendan Cournoyer - TechTarget 25 Nov 2008
  • VMware is making plans for Partner Exchange 2009. The company's second annual partner conference will take place April 14-17 at Walt Disney World in Orlando. Last year's inaugural Partner Exchange ...

  • Encouraging news in tough times

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 24 Nov 2008
  • I get emails all day long from suppliers and every so often one of them contains something interesting. Last Friday, I received an email from Sepaton, a supplier of enterprise VTL solutions. While ...

  • VMware MVP at least a year away

    Brendan Cournoyer - TechTarget 24 Nov 2008
  • Sure, VMware announced its mobile phone virtualization plans this month, but don't hold your breath waiting for any products to hit the market. found this nugget from an article ...

  • CDW awards partners of the year

    Brendan Cournoyer - TechTarget 24 Nov 2008
  • CDW has named five companies its 2008 Partner of the Year award winners. They are: Cisco Systems (networking) Ingram Micro (distribution) Lefthand Networks (storage) Tripp Lite (power protection ...

  • EPEAT makes it easier for resellers to be green

    Heather Clancy 21 Nov 2008
  • Anyone who has any interest in representing green technology is familiar with the EPEAT rating system (EPEAT stands for Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool). At least I hope you are, ...

  • What ‘net new’ kemosabe?

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 21 Nov 2008
  • The dirty little secret of software, is the tectonic shift of the whole business from selling new licenses to selling upgrades. There just aren't that many green field opportunities left. "Well, ...

  • Microsoft plans more security offerings

    Brendan Cournoyer - TechTarget 21 Nov 2008
  • Morro, Microsoft's free consumer security software, is just the tip of the proverbial iceberg regarding the company's latest security push. Microsoft this week announced that a security and IT ...

  • DR testing: Adding value

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 20 Nov 2008
  • At the recent Storage Decisions event in San Francisco, I had the pleasure of sitting through Jon Toigo's presentation on disaster recovery testing. The first stat that jumped out at me during the ...

  • Juniper’s KJ the new Yahoo chief? Microsoft-Yahoo dance continues?

    Rivka Gewirtz Little 19 Nov 2008
  • Juniper CEO (and former Microsoft exec) Kevin Johnson is a pundit favorite to replace outgoing Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang. Huh? Didn’t KJ just get a new job? Yes, KJ joined Juniper this summer and gave ...

  • Obama’s CTO: Let the jockeying begin

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 19 Nov 2008
  • This is gonna be fun. Handicapping the race to become Barack Obama's chief technology officer. The Industry Standardhas some interesting picks , including Bill Gates, Larry Lessig. Eric Schmidt's ...

  • Microsoft sets its sights on consumer security

    Brendan Cournoyer - TechTarget 19 Nov 2008
  • Microsoft is coming out with free consumer security software -- a move that could spell trouble for the leaders in the market. The company said yesterday it's discontinuing its Windows Live OneCare ...

  • Cisco VARs consolidate: INX acquires NetTeks

    Rivka Gewirtz Little 18 Nov 2008
  • INX Inc. snapped up Cisco VAR NetTeks Technology Consultants this week, continuing a trend in VAR consolidation. The acquisition went for an initial $1.35 million in cash and 30,770 shares, with a ...

  • Vista-capable suit highlights PC power rifts

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 18 Nov 2008
  • The class action suit filed over Microsoft's discredited "Vista Capable" hardware claims has brought to light quite the sordid saga.  TechFlash recounts the epic very well here. The tale shows just ...

  • Yang to exit Yahoo

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 17 Nov 2008
  • Jerry Yang, the bedeviled CEO of Yahoo, is leaving the company, reports AllThingsD, citing an internal email message from Yang to Yahoo employees. He outlasted expectations of many who saw the ...

  • Symantec CEO John Thompson to retire

    Brendan Cournoyer - TechTarget 17 Nov 2008
  • Symantec CEO John Thompson is retiring next year, and COO Enrique Salem -- a controversial figure among Symantec partners -- will replace him. The company made the announcement this afternoon, and ...