Stories by Vera Alves

Andrew Hunt's technology mission

There are a lot of people in New Zealand who feel passionate about ICT, but few express their love for the business with the same enthusiasm as Andrew Hunt.

Desktop Imaging nets exclusive PSIGEN deal

Wellington-based Desktop Imaging is introducing US document capture and scanning provider PSIGEN’s software to the Australia and New Zealand region, after securing an exclusive distribution deal.

Eagle halts Talk and Chalk

Eagle Technology's Talk and Chalk vendor showcase seems set to be short-lived with the company deciding not to repeat the event this year.

Datamine eyes Australian office

Auckland-based business intelligence firm Datamine plans to strengthen its Australian presence later this year after recording strong local growth.

Pitfalls emerge as social media takes off

According to market researchers Nielsen, 1.8 million people - about 40 percent of the population - are interacting via social media in this country. This is compelling evidence of the growing popularity of these channels.

Pioneering Dell reseller on cloud drive

MiIT, the first local Registered Partner for Dell, is on the hunt for resellers, after launching Microsoft-based virtualisation services to complement its Dell hardware sales.

PC market fails to meet expectations

Despite seven percent local growth in shipped PC units for the third quarter of 2010 over the corresponding quarter last year, IDC analysts say it has been a tough second half year for this market.

EDS staff move in with HP

HP’s offices in Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour now house local staff from EDS, which the company acquired in 2008.

Zeacom reseller expansion in Australia

Local unified communications specialist Zeacom is hosting a series of events across the Tasman in coming weeks, to inform partners about the company’s new deal with Distribution Central and the efforts to expand its reseller network in Australia.