Stories by Louis van Wyk

Microsoft takes on Vista naysayers

Microsoft has launched a campaign that aims to counter what it describes as the “confusion and lingering misunderstandings” about its latest operating system – Windows Vista.

3Com aims to promote local profile

Acknowledging that its patchy presence in the past has led to some uncertainty regarding 3Com’s commitment to the New Zealand market, the networking vendor plans to reignite its operation here.

Auldhouse secures Symantec training deal

Auldhouse has been appointed as Symantec’s first local training provider. The exclusive agreement is the first of its kind for the software vendor in Australasia and covers Symantec’s entire range of products.

Loyalty, integrity and trust fire up Phill Patton

For Phill Patton working in technology does not revolve around flashing red and green lights or flashy gadgets. By his own admission Patton is not a “gadget freak” – he prefers to focus on the business benefits that can be delivered through technology.

Nintendo remains fair game

The demise of a distributor is never good news – not even for its rivals. They are often left with the task of mopping up, having to deal with customers and resellers caught short over outstanding orders and loss of support.