October 2010 Archives

Distributor Tech Data Corp. said that it has hired Michael E. Donner as its vice president, marketing services, with primary responsibilities to lead its TDAgenc Read More
A few weeks ago, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation disclosed plans to fund grants, ranging in size from $250,.000 to $750,000, up to a total of $20 mi Read More
Avnet Inc. said that it sold $3 billion worth of IBM Corp.'s products and services in its 2010 fiscal year, achieving more than 20 percent year-over-year growth in Read More
Rackspace Inc. has tapped Ingram Micro Inc. as its cloud visionary partner of the year, an accolade the vendor present Read More
Dell Inc. topped Newsweek's 2010 environmental ranking of the 500 largest publicly-traded companies in the U.S., as measured on r Read More
Amazon Web Services LLC (AWS) last week said it will offer developers and businesses a free instance of its Amazon EC2 cloud service for a year and grant similar access to its S3, Elastic Block Store, Read More
Venture capitalist Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, along with Amazon, Facebook, Zynga Game Network, Comcast, Liberty Media and Allen & Co. LLC, last week initiated a special $250 million fun Read More
Google Inc. recently said that it is a 37.5 percent initial equity investor in a project to develop wind energy off of the mid-Atlantic coastline. The Read More
D&H Distributing Co. said that it will stock InFocus Corp.'s digital projectors and large format flat panel displays to di Read More
AppSense Inc., a provider of virtualization solutions for desktop management, said that distributor Ingram Micro Inc. will carry its product lineup, the first tw Read More
One year ago, Microsoft Corp. took the wraps off of its Windows 7 operating system to much fanfare. The vendor said yesterday that since then it has sold more than 240 million licenses for the softwar Read More
Cisco Systems Inc. recently opened two new cloud service designations through its Read More