Channel Marker

September 2009

  • Oh wait! There's more

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 30 Sep 2009
  • Still more news from HP just as folks were trying to digest the juicy tidbit that it's about to meld its printer and PC businesses into one.  This news is official, however. HP  brought in a former ...

  • Huge HP changes on deck

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 30 Sep 2009
  • Whoa. Is HP really going to converge its once-sacred printer business with the PC group? Yes, according to a Wall Street Journal report (password required) today. There is no comment from the ...

  • Vista-reminiscent marketing blitz starts for Windows 7

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 28 Sep 2009
  • When the geniuses behind WIndows 7 marketing came up with the idea for customer-hosted launch parties (and associated Windows 7 launch party prep videos) I'm sure they didn' t expect the most ...

  • HP, Microsoft moves irk partners

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 28 Sep 2009
  • Hewlett Packard channel partners were unpleased to learn this week that HP will make them foot the bill for new compliance training. HP wants all its parters to comply with the U.S. Government ...

  • Free help (sort of): CompTIA starts mentors program

    Heather Clancy 24 Sep 2009
  • Looking for some tips about marketing? Have a human resources question? Need some technical insight? If you're a member of CompTIA (there's the caveat!), you now have access to a set of "Industry ...

  • Big changes for spawn of Perot

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 23 Sep 2009
  • Wow.  it was quite a week for the IT brainchildren of H. Ross Perot. On Monday, Dell announces a $3.9 billion buyout of Perot Systems to bulk up its enterprise IT services against nemesis Hewlett ...

  • More shoes dropping at Yahoo

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 22 Sep 2009
  •  Yahoo has put Zimbra email on the block, according to All Things D. One of Zimbra's open-source email rivals is helpfully making journalists aware of this tidbit by emailing the report. Thanks ...

  • Microsoft starts testing Office Web Apps

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 17 Sep 2009
  • Last year Microsoft promised light-weight, browser-born analogues to its Office applications juggernaut. Today, it's ready to let some invited outsiders test Office Web Apps. At least some of them. ...

  • Get inside the mind of the CIO with IBM's latest global survey

    Heather Clancy 15 Sep 2009
  • I'm kind of guessing that you enjoy hearing about data that helps you get inside your customers' head. So, here's a pointer over to IBM's latest global survey of more than 2,500 CIOs. Key findings ...

  • Microsoft Golds can still sign up for ARC

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 11 Sep 2009
  • It's not too late to participate in Microsoft's Analyst Relations for the Channel (ARC) pilot. Qualifying Gold partners can still sign on for Gartner or Forrester Research access until September ...