Data#3 reaps best-ever sales but margins hammered 
 
IBM: Apple deal will drive "ton" of work for partners 
Sheds light on ideas for energy, travel apps.
 
Ballmer resigns from Microsoft board  
Will now spend more time yelling at Clippers games.
 
Channel helps drive NetApp earnings 
First quarter shows OEM sales continuing to fall.
 
Microsoft Azure suffers global outage 
Asia Pacific restored but US and Europe still affected.
 
Microsoft explains how free Office 365 migration will work 
 
Five companies that had a rough week 
Bets, lay-offs and partner poaching.
 
Heavy-hitters from Cisco, EMC and HP to speak at Canalys 
 
10 things we learned this week  
Envelopes stuffed with $10k and going back to school.
 
14 flashy new solutions from the Flash Memory Summit 
 
Dialog IT hits $136m in bumper year of growth 
Adds nearly $20m in sales, helped by Google and Microsoft.
 
Microsoft backtracks on blocking out-of-date Java 
Redmond issues last minute reprieve for plug-in enabler.
 
HP runs New York Times campaign against IBM 
Urging customers to dump IBM and jump to an HP partner.
 
Steve Ballmer officially nets LA Clippers for US$2 billion 
Former Microsoft CEO replaces disgraced owner Donald Sterling.
 
IBM acquires reseller's access management unit 
Second IAM buyout in a month to bolster cloud-based security offerings.
 
Microsoft tip-off leads to arrest for child-abuse images 
Suspect allegedly uploading illegal content to OneDrive.
 
Prison time for Microsoft inside trading duo 
Partners in crime shared envelopes stuffed with $10,000 in cash.
 
IBM creates "human brain" chip with 4,096 cores 
 
10 things we learned this week  
Windows 9 is the patch everyone is waiting for.
 
First suppliers join Microsoft on Qld govt panel  
Digital Sense and NewBase signed up by ‘cloud-first’ state.
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CRN Magazine

Issue: 329 | July 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.