Industry News

Challenges ahead for European ISVs

Independent software vendors (ISVs) are set for an interesting year or two, with vendors looking to engage their influence over customers and with customers thinking more carefully about what they buy and how they buy it.

XERABIT wins fifth IBM award

Munich-based system house XERABIT has won an IBM BestSeller Award as the most successful Storage Solutions Partner in Germany 2013.

Datacentre Distribution joins Data Centre Alliance

Datacentre Distribution, the dedicated distribution division of Gamma Global, has become a partner member of the Data Centre Alliance (DCA). Datacentre Distribution says it will work alongside the DCA to encourage collaboration within the EU.

Cisco awards Italtel

Next generation networks and IP communication solutions specialist Italtel has announced it has achieved Cisco’s Master Cloud Builder Specialisation in Italy for 2013.

Dell's new Linux challenge

Dell's new reseller agreement with Cumulus Networks will give other channels a new offering in open networking solutions.

Econocom plans year of growth

Brussels-listed integrator Econocom, now with the Osiatis business absorbed, saw a consolidated turnover of €1.77bn against €1.54bn a year earlier.

Vasona Networks hires new EMEA head

Provider of platforms for mobile network capacity and resource management Vasona Networks has hired Robert Holditch to run its operations across the EMEA region and support the company’s expanding international operations.

CONJECT buys French software specialist

International software specialist in infrastructure lifecycle management (ILM) solutions for the construction sector CONJECT has bought a French software specialist Wapp6 which specialises in mobile applications.