ChannelNext 2014
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VARTech 2014
About 2,000 VARs and Vendors converged last week at Bluestar’s annual VARTech event in New Orleans. Delegates were submerged in the latest and greatest in the POS, RFID, Digital Signage, Mobile and ADC sectors.
IBM Introduces Powerful Analytics for Everyone
Watson Analytics Puts Predictive Business Analytics in the Palm of your Hand with Natural Language-based Freemium Cloud Service
IBM Introduces Powerful Analytics for Everyone
Making its biggest announcement in a decade as leader in analytics,  IBM announced Watson Analytics, a breakthrough natural language-based cognitive service that can provide instant access to powerful predictive and visual analytic tools for businesses
Samsung Only Company to Receive an A+ With RESCUECOM New 2014 Q2 Computer Reliability Report Grades

Gartner Names IBM a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services, North America and Europe
Research reports recognize IBM’s Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute
Microsoft technology hits the high seas with Royal Caribbean International
Royal Caribbean Cruises International is providing its 40,000 crew members with Windows 8.1 tablets.
IBM Opens First SoftLayer Data Center in Canada
IBM announced the opening of a new SoftLayer data center in Toronto to meet the growing demand for hybrid cloud solutions that encompass open integration, data control and unique industry expertise.
Saudi Airlines flies high by improving its business intelligence with Microsoft
Airline expands its insights with an integrated business intelligence solution.
IBM Delivers Analytics and Workforce Science to Help Clients Improve Organizational Performance
New Offerings Help Chief HR Officers Add Precision to Recruitment, Retention and Workforce Readiness to Capture New Market Opportunities
Untangle IC Control Wins eSchool News Readers Choice Award for Best Products in Educational Technology

IBM to make free supercomputing power available to sustainability scientists

Microsoft announces steps to simplify organization and align devices strategy
Company will take restructuring charge of $1.1 billion to $1.6 billion.
Microsoft launches intellectual property portal, the Microsoft 4Afrika IP Hub, to promote, protect and monetize innovation in Africa
Microsoft Corp. unveiled an online intellectual property (IP) portal called the Microsoft 4Afrika IP Hub, in an effort to create an IP protection culture in Africa.
IBM No. 1 in 2014 Gartner Security Solution Rankings

Hammond Manufacturing at ChannelNext Central

Message from ORSYP Software

Storageflex at ChannelNext Central

Message from Hewlett-Packard

Microsoft announces 2014 Partner of the Year winners and finalists
Awards recognize partners with ground-breaking solutions built on Microsoft technology.  
Microsoft recognizes outstanding contributions by suppliers
The MPSP Excellence Awards recognize superior performance, exemplary service and innovation by suppliers that demonstrate what it means to be a preferred supplier at Microsoft.