Hardware News & Opinions

Datacom wins $5m deal with corruption-busting ICAC 
 
NSW residents warned of free computer scam 
Victims duped into giving tax file numbers, drivers licence details.
 
Westcon's Nick McMenemy resigns, IBM veteran joins 
 
Southern Cross on comeback after bank woes 
Reseller returns to profit after tough year.
 
Early Apple computer sells for US$365,000 
 
Worldwide server sales continue to grow 
PC sales might be down, but x86 servers reign supreme.
 
Microsoft expands Surface channel, slowly, carefully but not yet locally 
 
Australian PC shipments to outstrip mature markets 
 
Intel Australia announces new channel marketing manager 
 
WA reseller goes under with debts to Ingram and Edsys 
Neal IT liquidated with over $100,000 of debts.
 
Aussie tablet maker folds after $650k cancelled order 
Evolve III suffers as one client fails to pay then another winds it up.
 
How and why Dell is named Dell 
Michael Dell tells story of changing monicker from PCs Limited.
 
What, vending machines for network cables? 
Switches and cables dispensed at NextDC data centres.
 
IBM and Cisco unveil direct rival to VCE vBlock 
VersaStack the latest kid on the converged infrastructure scene.
 
Eight tech turkeys for 2014 
Vendor tantrums, naughty CEOs and stepping on channel's toes.
 
Another sales chief exits Dicker Data 
Chris Spence follows Peach and Price out, distie hires new sales and cloud GM.
 
Woolies deal accelerates Hills' move into IT channel 
Iconic brand licenses "old" business to supermarket.
 
ACCC takes electronics reseller to Federal Court 
Alleged breaches around refunds, repairs and warranties.
 
LG Australia's managing director and head of mobile depart 
 
Ray-Ban parent signs with Intel to make smartglasses 
World's biggest eyewear company dips into technology.
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Issue: 334 | December 2014

CRN Magazine looks in-depth at the emerging issues and developments for the channel, and provides insight, analysis and strategic information to help resellers better run their businesses.