Industry News

Dell wants more from channel

Dell is offering more rebates to push software sales, and aims at its channel outgrowing the market.

EMEA outsourcing at three year high

Outsourcing activity in EMEA is off to its best start to the year since 2010, with both contract value and counts up by double digits, says a researcher. But business process outsourcing is in decline.

IT spend picks up in second half

A Barclays survey of 100 US and European CIOs says nearly half (46%) expect their company's IT spending to rise in 1H14, with 20% expecting it to drop, and 34% expecting no change.

Ericsson M&A boss to go

Douglas Gilstrap, Senior Vice President and Global Head of Strategy, will resign from his role with Ericsson, effective August 1, 2014, and leave Ericsson's Executive Leadership Team.

Moscow datacentre meets top IBM standard

Russian datacentre company Ixcellerate's Moscow One Datacentre has been certified for design, build and operation accreditation to IBM Resilience Level 3. The carrier-neutral datacentre is claimed to be the first in Russia to receive this accreditation.