But the forecast drop in tech budgets may be less than initially feared as companies race to accelerate spending to support employees that now have to work from home.
Microsoft updates customers on new features due later this half of the year, including password monitoring and vertical tab layouts.
Technology vendors and their channel partners are sitting on the precipice of a 2 per cent economic contraction in 2020 -- and that’s the best case scenario.
Microsoft today announced name changes to the Office 365 subscription plans in the Business line, substituting "Microsoft 365" instead.
Printer vendor Lexmark has expanded its cloud print management product to resellers in Australia and New Zealand.
As with businesses in just about every industry vertical, distributors are facing unprecedented conditions within which to operate, but the disruptions haven’t stopped those in the local market from keeping things moving for partners.
Microsoft is previewing F# 5, and upgrade to the vendor's open source, “functional-first” language that emphasises interactive, analytical programming.
Microsoft has reported a huge spike in usage of its collaboration tool Teams as countries around the world enforce social distancing measures.
Microsoft has said it will sell its stake in AnyVision, an Israeli facial recognition startup, and said it no longer would make minority investments in companies that sell the controversial technology.
Google warned users globally on 26 March (U.S. Pacific time) that several of its cloud services were experiencing intermittent disruptions, citing issues with Google Cloud infrastructure components.
Beginning in May, Microsoft plans to halt the delivery of all non-security updates to Windows, in a suspension of non-essential revisions.
Microsoft has made a major leap into the 5G telecommunications space with the acquisition of U.S. start-up Affirmed Networks for an undisclosed sum.
Distributors across the region are activating their business continuity plans, declaring they’re open for business, keeping supplies up to meet demand and reassuring partners of minimal disruption.
IT spending across APAC in 2020 is still expected to see year-on-year growth of 1.2 per cent despite the coronavirus pandemic, even in a 'pessimistic' scenario.
An international group of nearly 400 volunteers with expertise in cybersecurity has formed to fight hacking related to the novel coronavirus.
The COVID-19 pandemic could be IT channel’s moment of reckoning that finally distinguishes high-performing partners from their struggling rivals.
Former Nutanix lead in Australia and New Zealand Jamie Humphrey has been appointed as the new country and general manager for data control vendor Rubrik in A/NZ.
EDGE 2020 has been rescheduled until late in the second half of 2020, in response to recent Covid-19 developments in Australia and New Zealand.
Colin Timm, Google Cloud’s former country director for Australia and New New Zealand, has taken a new role with Salesforce as senior vice president.
Ingram Micro has unveiled new updates to CloudBlue as part of plans to drive enhanced automation capabilities through the cloud platform.