It's unusual for any vendor to slap down a partner in public, but in November Telstra called out some of its partners for unscrupulous sales made to people who just could not afford some of its services.
The PCs are only used behind bars, so they're probably not competing directly with partners that specialises in hardware refurbishment and recycling.
It's not every day that a global giant reaches down to Australia to acquire a listed channel player. But that's what happened in October when Fuji Xerox acqiured CSG. No wonder plenty of you got clicky with it and read our coverage.
As 2019 winds down, we've trawled our server logs to find biggest channel news of the year, as defined by how many of you read it!
We've focused on stories about partners - even though other stories about things like the NBN or vendor misbheaviour can attract more eyeballs.
So click on ahead to learn what got you and your peers clicking on CRN Australia during 2019.