Channel Marker

February 2008

  • Bill Gates here, Linking in

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 26 Feb 2008
  • Bill Gates is Linked In. And on Thursday you too could be connected to the Microsoft maestro This according to email from the LinkedIn spokespeeps: "This Thursday, Bill Gates, Chairman of ...

  • Hurd to partners: HP will fix problems, but attach rates must rise

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 25 Feb 2008
  • Hewlett-Packard has logged robust growth but could do better, especially in the U.S. and in SMBs, HP CEO Mark Hurd said Monday. Kicking off HP's annual Americas Partner Conference (APC) in Las ...

  • Yahoo saga takes spotlight off Server ‘08 launch

    Brendan Cournoyer - TechTarget 25 Feb 2008
  • Microsoft is doing its best to hype this week's "Heroes Happen Here" launch event for Windows Server 2008, but the company's pursuit of Yahoo is still stealing the headlines. Now in its fourth ...

  • PR-mageddon! for the week of Feb. 22

    Brendan Cournoyer - TechTarget 22 Feb 2008
  • PR-magdeddon! is a new feature here on Channel Marker, where we call out vendors for press releases that aren't exactly the most clear and concise things in the world. Check out last week's debut ...

  • Paul Maritz takes his Pi to EMC

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 22 Feb 2008
  • EMC is buying Pi Corp., and Pi's founder, Paul Maritz, will now head EMC's software-as-a-service effort. The news was reported by The New York Times and others. And it is extremely interesting ...

  • EC to Microsoft on interop: Show me

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 21 Feb 2008
  • Prove it. The European Commission has heard it all before when it comes to Microsoft's vows to be more interoperable and generally better behaved than in the past. Basically, Microsoft has never ...

  • Microsoft reorgs business solutions

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 20 Feb 2008
  • We've been waiting for shoes to drop over at Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS)—it's been very quiet. Well, they're dropping now. Chris Caren has been named to lead MBS marketing, coming over from ...