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  • October 18, 2019 18 Oct'19

    Hard disk capacity will soon hit 20 TB

    Age-old hard disk drives get a new twist as energy-assisted technologies fuel Western Digital's upcoming new 20 TB HDDs and rivals Seagate and Toshiba work on product plans.

  • October 18, 2019 18 Oct'19

    Dell Technologies partner strategy reaps steady growth

    At the midpoint of FY20, Dell Technologies partner executives pointed to evidence that the company's channel strategy has matured while highlighting areas for ongoing improvement.

  • October 18, 2019 18 Oct'19

    Post-quantum cryptography unlocks opportunity for partners

    A DigiCert study highlights a role for channel partner in preparing customers for quantum computing security threats; other channel news from the week.

  • October 15, 2019 15 Oct'19

    Amazon consumer division sheds Oracle database

    Amazon has moved its consumer division's IT operations off of Oracle's database and onto AWS services, a towering effort that gives it a calling card to attract highly critical enterprise workloads.

  • October 11, 2019 11 Oct'19

    CEO of longtime ERP, BI vendor SAP abruptly steps down

    Bill McDermott, CEO of longtime ERP, CRM and BI software vendor SAP, resigned on Thursday triggering a succession plan that promotes Jennifer Morgan and Christian Klein to co-CEOs.

  • October 11, 2019 11 Oct'19

    MSPWorld 2019: Five things I learned at the conference

    Here are several observations from MSPAlliance's MSPWorld 2019 conference, which wraps up today in Las Vegas. 1. The industry wants to reframe the MSPs-as-target discussion MSPAlliance leadership ...

  • October 11, 2019 11 Oct'19

    Digital transformation service providers Ahead, Data Blue merge

    The CEO of Ahead said the merger will expand the companies' reach in the U.S. enterprise market and paves the way for future acquisitions; other channel news from the week.

  • October 11, 2019 11 Oct'19

    MSP cybersecurity concerns may inspire break/fix nix

    The heightened publicity surrounding cyberattacks targeting managed IT service providers was a central focus of the MSPAlliance's MSPWorld Conference.

  • October 10, 2019 10 Oct'19

    AWS courts SAP cloud ERP with new instance types

    New AWS high-memory instances geared for SAP ERP implementations reflect an ongoing push by hyperscalers for these lucrative workloads. But many SAP customers are early in their move to the cloud.

  • October 10, 2019 10 Oct'19

    MSPAlliance debuts MSP cybersecurity risk rating system

    As customers increasingly question the cybersecurity postures of MSPs, MSPAlliance aims to give firms a way to show they are proactively dealing with threats.

  • October 09, 2019 09 Oct'19

    Hitachi Vantara VSP 5000 combines NVMe, SAS storage

    Large commercial consumers have been the primary target for Hitachi storage systems of late, but new Hitachi Vantara VSP 5000 targets Dell EMC PowerMax enterprise storage.

  • October 08, 2019 08 Oct'19

    Oracle to add 2,000 jobs for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

    Oracle plans to hire 2,000 workers to boost Oracle Cloud Infrastructure IaaS. It’s part of an aggressive global expansion as Oracle seeks to differentiate from AWS and others.

  • October 04, 2019 04 Oct'19

    WVD to spark demand for consulting, implementation services

    Microsoft's Windows Virtual Desktop offering is poised to boost partner business as it opens opportunities in the desktop-as-a-service market; other news from the week.

  • October 04, 2019 04 Oct'19

    SASE takes network security from hardware to the cloud

    SD-WAN and network security vendors tailor their portfolios to deliver SASE, a cloud security architecture for the age of SaaS, public clouds and IoT.

  • October 03, 2019 03 Oct'19

    Rubrik CEO: We're not for sale

    Rubrik's CEO shot down a recent article claiming he was looking for buyers. Experts say unless there's a buyer making a massive offer, there's no good reason for Rubrik to sell.