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  • Data#3 grants wishes for sick children through charity golf day

    Data#3 grants wishes for sick children through charity golf day

    ​Data#3 recently hosted a Golf Day in Brisbane, to generate much needed funds for Starlight Children’s Foundation, with the $30,000 raised to help grant over four Starlight Wishes to sick children.

    Data#3 grants wishes for sick children through charity golf day
  • Veritas honours top performing trans-Tasman partners

    Veritas honours top performing trans-Tasman partners

    Veritas honoured its top performing partners across the channel in Australia and New Zealand, recognising innovation and excellence on both sides of the Tasman. Revealed under the Vivid lights in Sydney, Intalock claimed the coveted Partner of the Year 2017 (Pacific) award, with Data#3 acknowledged for 12 months of strong growth across the market. Meanwhile, Datacom took home the New Zealand honours, with Global Storage and Insentra winning service provider and consulting awards respectively. Dicker Data was recognised as the standout distributor of the year, while Hitachi Data Systems claimed the alliance partner award. Photos by Bob Seary.

    Veritas honours top performing trans-Tasman partners
  • IN PICTURES: HPE and partners hop on the Orient Express (+ 12 photos)

    IN PICTURES: HPE and partners hop on the Orient Express (+ 12 photos)

    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.

    IN PICTURES: HPE and partners hop on the Orient Express (+ 12 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: Nuance Partner Drive Day (+23 Photos)

    IN PICTURES: Nuance Partner Drive Day (+23 Photos)

    Software vendor, Nuance, invited its top performing partners to Eastern Creek Raceway in Sydney for an exclusive BMW driving experience. Staff from Nuance, Data#3 and Dicker Data competed in a series of challenges to see who would take home the prize at the end of the day. Photos by Chris Player and Karen Raccani.

    IN PICTURES: Nuance Partner Drive Day (+23 Photos)
  • IN PICTURES: HPE annual 2016 Sales Academy (+18 photos)

    IN PICTURES: HPE annual 2016 Sales Academy (+18 photos)

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) recently hosted its annual 2016 Sales Academy for partners – its first as a brand new company – at Uluru. More than 100 HPE partners, including representatives from Data#3, NTT, Dicker Data, Ingram Micro, Datacom, Sektor and Distribution Central, travelled to the national landmark to learn about the company’s latest innovations, and share ideas and training on sales strategies. Here are some pictures from the event.

    IN PICTURES: HPE annual 2016 Sales Academy (+18 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: EMC A/NZ partner awards (+44 photos)

    IN PICTURES: EMC A/NZ partner awards (+44 photos)

    EMC named the winners of its 2015 EMC Business Partner Program Awards at an intimate event at Simmer on the Bay in Sydney. Dimension Data Australia nabbed two awards – for the A/NZ partner of the year and A/NZ alliance partner (outstanding achievement award). Ingram Micro Australia took home the A/NZ distributor of the year award. Data#3 was named Solution Provider Partner Australia outstanding achievement award, while Datacom New Zealand was given the Solution Provider Partner New Zealand outstanding achievement award. Telstra won the A/NZ Cloud Service Provider Partner outstanding achievement award. Photos courtesy of EMC.

    IN PICTURES: EMC A/NZ partner awards (+44 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: Data#3 farewells John Grant (+21 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Data#3 farewells John Grant (+21 photos)

    Data#3 recently held a cocktail function in Sydney to bid a fond farewell to managing director, John Grant, who retires from the top spot after clocking up 33 prosperous years with the business. He joined the business in 1982, hailing from IBM and completed an engineering degree at the University of Queensland before taking up a scholarship with Brisbane City Council. In 1984 the company was renamed Data#3 and in 1997, listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. Grant was appointed managing director in 1996 and maintained the title until December 2015. Grant's affiliation and involvement with Data#3 will continue through his Chairmanship of the Board of Discovery Technology. He was inducted into the ARN Hall of Fame in 2008. Photos by Julia Talevski.

    IN PICTURES: Data#3 farewells John Grant (+21 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: Data#3 Charity Golf Day (+16 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Data#3 Charity Golf Day (+16 photos)

    Data#3 raised a record $25,000 for the Starlight Children’s Foundation after hosting a charity golf day at Brisbane's Indooroopilly Golf Course. More than 140 customers and 11 global vendors took part in the day that also comprised on-course donations, raffle ticket sales and auction proceeds.

    IN PICTURES: Data#3 Charity Golf Day (+16 photos)
  • In pictures: Microsoft celebrates its MAPA 2015 award winners (+33 images)

    In pictures: Microsoft celebrates its MAPA 2015 award winners (+33 images)

    Microsoft celebrated its Microsoft Australian Partner Awards (MAPA) for 2015 at the Gold Coast Convention Centre. Microsoft Australia boss Pip Marlow and Phil Goldie handed out the awards with help from worldwide channel chief Phil Sorgan. Photos by Allan Swann

    In pictures: Microsoft celebrates its MAPA 2015 award winners (+33 images)
  • IN PICTURES: Data#3 Charity Golf Day

    IN PICTURES: Data#3 Charity Golf Day

    The eleventh Data#3 charity golf day raised the most money in the history of the event. $20,000 was raised at the event for the Women's Legal Service Queensland. Here are some highlights.

    IN PICTURES: Data#3 Charity Golf Day
  • IN PICTURES: Symantec names top A/NZ partners

    IN PICTURES: Symantec names top A/NZ partners

    Westcon New Zealand and Data#3 took top honours at Symantec's 2014 Pacific Partner Awards in Sydney, winning the Distributor of the Year and Symantec Partner of the Year categories, respectively. The firms were selected judged on overall performance in revenue growth, achievement of Symantec specialisation, joint marketing activities, program adoption, technical expertise and customer service excellence. Other winners included Ethan Group, Insight, Intalock, Insentra, and Datacom NZ.

    IN PICTURES: Symantec names top A/NZ partners
  • IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e December 7 (33 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e December 7 (33 photos)

    ARN's Community Manager, Hafizah Osman, has disappeared under a flood of community picture stories and reports of company events, so we thought what better to do than put them all in a slideshow summing up the week in the channel. This week features company awards and overseas partner conferences amongst other events. Are you pictured in the last channel round-up for the year?

    IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e December 7 (33 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e November 25 (34 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e November 25 (34 photos)

    ARN's Community Manager, Hafizah Osman, has disappeared under a flood of community picture stories and reports of company events, so we thought what better to do than put them all in a slideshow summing up the week in the channel. It stars: Siemens, WhiteGold, Watchguard, Data#3, Fortinet, M. Tech, Sage, Shoretel, Leader Computers, Vivid Systems, A10 Networks, Turnbull, and Equinix. Are you pictured?

    IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e November 25 (34 photos)
  • IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e November 16

    IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e November 16

    ARN's Community Manager, Hafizah Osman, has disappeared under a flood of community picture stories and reports of company events, so we thought what better to do than put them all in a slideshow summing up the week in the channel. This week features: CA Technologies, Channel Dynamics, Data#3, Plantronics, Samsung Communications,Toshiba, Avaya, and Deloitte. Are you pictured?

    IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e November 16
  • IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e October 31 (48 photos)

    IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e October 31 (48 photos)

    ARN's Community Manager, Hafizah Osman, has disappeared under a flood of community picture stories and reports of company events, so we thought what better to do than put them all in a slideshow summing up the week in the channel. Are you pictured?

    IN PICTURES: Your channel round-up, w/e October 31 (48 photos)