Unhappy customers have had Dell founder Michael Dell on the backfoot since he arrived in Australia this week.
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Oracle Australia chairman Brian Mitchell has taken over the company's Asia-Pacific operations.
Experts have dubbed 2005 the year of gigabit Ethernet as Australian businesses prepare for a "generational change" in technology.
The new world is a depressing place for vendors as IT professionals have become ruthless buyers behaving more like smart businessmen than geeks, the managing director of consulting firm Project Media Phil Ackman said last week.