Technology Vendors OEMs

  • September 29, 2017 29 Sep'17

    Oracle partners can earn new cloud implementation badge

    The Oracle Cloud Excellence Implementer program showcases partners with proven track records in SaaS implementation projects, said channel chief Penny Philpot.

  • September 29, 2017 29 Sep'17

    The fight over cloud cost moves from what to how

    Amazon, Microsoft and Google have all changed their cloud pricing models this month, as the focus returns to cloud costs and which vendor offers the best deal to its users.

  • September 29, 2017 29 Sep'17

    AI seen as HR technology show's hottest topic

    Analysts say artificial intelligence in HR will get the biggest buzz at the HR Technology Conference and Exposition; another hot topic is HR benefits automation.

  • September 29, 2017 29 Sep'17

    iOS flaw similar to Broadpwn found by Google

    Google's Project Zero released a proof-of-concept iOS exploit similar to the Broadpwn Wi-Fi flaw that could allow an attacker to run code or implant a backdoor.

  • September 28, 2017 28 Sep'17

    Peak 10, ViaWest merge, update Recovery Cloud

    Peak 10 purchased ViaWest for $1.7 billion. The combined company upgraded its Recovery Cloud and is looking to rebrand and add a new suite of services.

  • September 27, 2017 27 Sep'17

    Users' wait for Azure Stack will be a little longer

    Microsoft says Azure Stack is ready to order, but users will have to wait a bit longer to get their hands on the product, while OEMs finish their tests and certifications.

  • September 27, 2017 27 Sep'17

    Windows certificate signatures bypassed at DerbyCon

    The DerbyCon keynote covered why security research is an approachable field and also how to bypass a Windows digital signature check to run unwanted code.

  • September 27, 2017 27 Sep'17

    Microsoft Teams means 'back to the drawing board'

    Microsoft Teams deployment will force enterprises to rethink how they want to restructure their current unified communications strategies. Executive buy-in will be crucial.

  • September 26, 2017 26 Sep'17

    SQL Server for Linux becomes reality

    Microsoft SQL Server 2017 becomes available in October. In addition to a version that runs on Linux, new features include support for Python-based analytics.

  • September 26, 2017 26 Sep'17

    Companies assessing mixed reality collaboration

    Microsoft demonstrated its virtual reality collaboration technology and mixed-reality workflow app, used by Ford, this week at Microsoft Ignite. Cisco invited customers to experiment with Cisco Spark in VR.

  • September 22, 2017 22 Sep'17

    Sophos' partner program targets cloud security providers

    Security vendor Sophos has updated its channel program to support Cloud Security Providers, a new Sophos partner designation; other channel news from the week.

  • September 22, 2017 22 Sep'17

    UCS Manager grows up, takes off to the cloud

    Cisco is folding its data center management software into a cloud based product called Cisco Intersight that will harness the collective intelligence of its customers.

  • September 21, 2017 21 Sep'17

    Undocumented MS Word feature can be abused

    An undocumented Word feature found by Kaspersky Lab could lead to system information theft and affects users on both PCs and mobile devices.

  • September 21, 2017 21 Sep'17

    Android answers Apple with no-touch device enrollment

    New Android device enrollment capabilities let IT configure settings and EMM before deploying to users -- but they have some manufacturer limitations.

  • September 21, 2017 21 Sep'17

    Microsoft supports VS Code, but should admins follow?

    IT admins can build scripts with PowerShell ISE, VS Code or PowerShell Studio. Think about what platforms and functions you need before deciding which is right for you.