Networking vendor, 3Com, has flagged broader market penetration as one of the big changes brought about by its $US882 million buyout of Huawei Technologies' share in joint venture, Huawei-3Com (H3C).
Intel Wednesday unveiled its Ultra Mobile platform, also known as McCaslin, designed for ultramobile PCs and other handheld devices, and outlined plans for increased Linux support and a new chip for ultramobile PCs due in 2008.
Swiss software vendor, Dunes, is in talks with local distributors and VARs as part of plans to expand global sales of its business process products.
The next version of Intel's Centrino notebook platform, called Santa Rosa, will hit the market next month, but the company is already looking ahead to other products, including an updated Santa Rosa refresh and a quad-core mobile processor set for release next year.
ViewSonic claims to have the launched the world's first projector made for iPods. It can project images straight from an iPod Video.
Delivering software as a service (SAAS), accessed from the Internet rather than installed on a computer, is rapidly becoming the way for businesses to use software, said experts attending a conference Tuesday called SaaScon.
Integrators are citing a marked rise in partnering across the channel, with many suggesting it is essential to survival. But one analyst has warned not all partnerships offer long-term gains.
Perth-based integrator, L7 Solutions, has been selected to join the EMC Velocity Partner program.
The introduction of Cisco's co-branded channel services package has raised some concerns it could accelerate commoditization of managed services.
Local Cisco executives are talking up the new SMB certification and aggressive product play, claiming it has particular relevance to the Australian channel. But several of the vendor's top certified partners are not yet convinced the market is their best option.
Oracle has pumped up its SMB assault with a new Accelerate Program combining ERP applications into a consolidated stack.
Growth in the Asia-Pacific region and Japan along with demand for VMware virtual infrastructure products and RSA security software pushed EMC first-quarter revenue to a record level and also boosted net income over the same period of last year.
ProCurve Networking by HP Tuesday is announcing two networking security products, following a trend by several vendors working to better integrate security software with switching devices.
Start-up Woven Systems this week is expected to launch its 10G Ethernet data centre switch -- a box the company says one-ups the switching power of Cisco, Force10 Networks and Foundy Network 10G gear and matches the low-latency performance of Fibre Channel and Infiniband with lower-cost Ethernet technology.
An Australian company is claiming it can speed up database processing times for RFID requests by up to 1000 times thanks to patent pending technology.
Despite Microsoft's plan to phase out OEM shipments of Windows XP in a bid to push customers to Vista, Australian IT managers said they are sticking with the older operating system even if the software giant pulls support.
Sun Microsystems and Fujitsu are introducing new servers Tuesday that they jointly developed, while another server maker, Hitachi, is unveiling new blade servers. They each aim to address buyers' dual needs for computing power and energy efficiency.
Microsoft will phase out Windows XP as an installation option for brand-name computer makers faster than it has any other operating system, but an analyst Tuesday said it probably wasn't a decision made to pump up Vista revenues at XP's expense.
Melbourne specialist distributor, Hip Gizmos, has picked up sole rights to the Sarotech range of portable storage devices. The appointment sees fellow Victorian business, Powermove, removed as the vendor's distributor.
Google plans to take another swipe at Microsoft's Office suite of tools by adding presentation software to its Google Docs Web-based tools for word processing, e-mail and spreadsheets.
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