Industry News

European channels like new XtremIO pilot-size

EMC's big launch contained a lot of product upgrades and impressive boxes and systems. But underneath this all seems to be a recognition that storage is not the core – it is how it is managed and the parallel tasks needed to support applications.

New partnership in Romania

Romania-based cloud company Ymens has announced it has entered into a partnership with Japanese provider of IT services and cloud platform technologies NEC Corporation.

CRM and e-commerce set for pick-up

CRM and e-commerce are set to be fastest growing enterprise applications, says research. Customer-engagement systems will be the fastest growing enterprise application between 2013 and 2018, signalling that competition for customers is hotting-up, says Ovum.

Huawei joins 5G European association

Huawei has joined 5G Infrastructure Association Board in Europe and will be represented by a member of its European Research Centre, Dr. David Soldani.

Logicalis names UK sales boss

Logicalis has appointed Tony Brooker as its new UK Sales Director and he will be responsible for all sales and marketing activities in the UK.

CA Technologies sells its data protection business

CA Technologies has announced it has sold its Data Protection Business CA arcserve to Marlin Equity Partners as a part of the strategy to focus on the company’s core capabilities, it says.

Online banking use set to double in five years

New findings from analysts, Juniper Research, argue that over 1.75 billion mobile phone users will have used their devices for banking purposes by the end of 2019, compared to 800 million this year.

SAP becomes European company

Though its headquarters and registered company place stay in Walldorf, Germany, SAP is now legally a European Company (Societas Europaea, SE). After a 99% approval by its annual general meeting in May, the company has now been registered as a European Company by the Commercial Register.