Stories by Simon Eskow

IBM partner award winners announced

Information management specialist CDP was named the supreme winner of the 2010 IBM Business Partner Awards at a ceremony Thursday night. The company was recognised for a project it undertook with Advanced Metering Services, a company that provides electric metering services in Australia and New Zealand.

Kaseya mulls NZ-centric forum

Systems management and automation provider Kaseya might set up an online forum for partners to share scripts and discuss common scripting issues.

Silver Peak comes to New Zealand

Silver Peak Systems, a US-based provider of wide area network (WAN) optimisation products, has established a foothold in New Zealand as part of its expansion in the Asia-Pacific market.

Renaissance back to basics on core business

Renaissance is on a campaign to make contact with its resellers across the company’s four key product areas in an effort to “cement” distribution relationships, company representatives say.

GeoSmart launches new map service

New Zealand mapping provider GeoSmart has launched a hosted service that allows customers to plot information from databases onto customisable maps.

Need a Nerd takes on new partners

Technology support service provider Need a Nerd has entered into agreements with Warehouse Stationery and several other companies over the last few months, rounding off a period of marked sales and franchise growth.

Health group seeks EOIs for Oracle support

A group of district health boards is seeking expressions of interest (EOI) in providing hardware, database and application support services for Oracle eBusiness R12 and related products.