Video conferencing vendor dramatically terminates Mitel merger to go private.
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In Australia, total technology spending is forecast to reach $83.3 billion in 2016, an increase of 2.8 percent over 2015.
Thomas Duryea Consulting, has reported substantial growth in its business to 30 June 2016, and is now setting its sights on the enterprise market.
Microsoft is giving small businesses a new way to hold meetings online with the launch of a free Skype Meetings product that's aimed at providing professional communication tools for free.
Business telephone systems vendor, Panasonic, and its Unified Communications (UC) distributor CommsPlus Distribution have been travelling across Australia to meet with more than 160 UC channel partners throughout the month of June. In a series of roadshow events, the latest UC IP-PBX and SIP products are being launched to the channel, in combination with a go-to-market strategy that looks to provide partners with a range of training programs to support their sales activity.
ASX-listed Dicker Data (ASX:DDR) has expanded its distribution agreement with Shoretel in becoming the exclusive Australian distributor for ShoreTel’s Hosted Voice product.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has started a public inquiry into ADSL wholesale services to see if it should continue to regulate the industry.
BigAir Group has completed the acquisition of all the shares in CyberHound as of July 1.
Public Sector technology spending to remain flat in 2016, following decrease in 2015.
Telstra has acquired the business assets of Tasmanian Government IT supplier, HCS Business, from Inabox Group for $4.5 million.
Australian Cloud contact centre provider, ipSCAPE, has appointed Oliver Clarke as the company’s chief operating officer.
Vocus has entered into a binding agreement to purchase Nextgen Networks in a deal which will add 17,000 kilometres of fibre cable to the company’s infrastructure portfolio.
The recently opened Pullman Sydney Airport hotel has implemented a Cloud-based communications systems using Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE) technology.
Cloud and managed service provider, Brennan IT, has taken family-owned business, Tieman Tanker, to the Cloud after a complete ICT infrastructure overhaul.
Last month Hewlett Packard Enterprise partners boarded the Venice-Simplon-Orient for a luxury travel experience across Europe. Channel partners including Data#3, Lynx, AC3 and more, were treated to an action-packed seven-day adventure through Venice, Prague and London, with pasta making sessions, beer hall banquets, Segway tours and a ride on the London Eye.
Open platform video IP management software vendor, Milestone Systems has inked a new distribution deal with BGW Technologies.
Hybrid will be the most common use of the Cloud.
Sumir Bhatia has joined Lenovo as the company’s new vice-president of DataCentre Group (DCG) for Asia-Pacific.
The soon to be combined Brocade and Ruckus Wireless are facing leadership turmoil following the departure of managing directors of both companies.
Not-for-profit IT industry body, CompTIA, has produced a list of the top skills wanted by employers in tech raising questions as to whether the country is equipped to fill the gaps.