Nadella: $5 billion a year is price to play in public cloud 
 
Microsoft Azure Australia coming next week 
Vendor finally confirms local launch.
 
Microsoft's 'Azure in a box' brings cloud on-premise 
Dell hardware integrated with Microsoft software.
 
Empired makes $17.4m buyout to snatch Microsoft partner crown 
Buys Intergen and doubles revenue and headcount.
 
Microsoft smartwatch coming "within weeks" 
Platform-agnostic device will have fitness focus and more than two days' battery life.
 
CRN poll results: data centres 
We asked if you'd run your own data centre or go the cloud.
 
Don't let software licensing become a car crash 
Reseller get a licence to bill in a cloud world.
 
Microsoft lifts ban on rival vendors at partner conference  
 
Hybrid cloud is the fastest-growing area: Cisco 
Cisco’s Rob Lloyd opens up on Intercloud.
 
10 things we learned this week 
Fun making international calls on someone else's phone.
 
Veeam reveals public cloud partnership with Azure and VMware 
Says partners can profit from offering cloud back-up services.
 
Dell pushes beyond PC with Aussie data centres 
Picks 6YS as key local cloud services partner.
 
IBM data centres to offer SAP HANA 
For both IBM Cloud Managed Services and Softlayer.
 
Hewlett-Packard to resell VMware AirWatch 
Mobility war declared against Apple-IBM and Microsoft.
 
Apple overtakes Asus in top five best-selling PC brands 
 
UXC Connect in cloud-telephony win with major hotel chain 
 
Xero and Bigtincan win Silicon Valley awards 
Kiwi vendor takes out Best Overall App.
 
Microsoft announces channel-only Surface Pro 3 bundle 
 
Data#3 reaps $49 million Office, Windows windfall 
Microsoft licensing and maintenance for federal Department of Finance.
 
Microsoft CEO apologises over women pay gaffe 
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CRN Magazine

Issue: 331 | September 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.