Tags : economy


CEOs Skittish About 2012, Gartner Says


[April 27, 2012]

Researcher’s executive survey shows CEOs expect an economic downturn in 2012, face challenges balancing growth and costs.

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Tags: economy , Gartner , CEO

CEO Optimism Drops Slightly, PwC Study Shows


[September 30, 2010] CEO Optimism Drops Slightly, PwC Study Shows Read More...

Tags: economy , PricewaterhouseCoopers , Private Company Trendsetter Barometer

VARs See No Signs of Imminent Recovery


[August 03, 2009] Tight credit, slow sales cycles and customer cost-cutting still prevail in market. Read More...

Tags: Windows , Microsoft , server , economy , VARs

Distributor Programs Help Resellers Chase Stimulus Money


[June 23, 2009] Federal government’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act drawing high interest in channel. Read More...

Tags: vertical , economy , unified communications , Ingram , channel partners

Cisco Woos Channel Partners


[June 01, 2009] Cisco Woos Channel Partners Read More...

Tags: Cisco , economy , channel partners , channel , incentives

IBM Ups Rewards to Midmarket Partners


[April 06, 2009] Big Blue restates commitment to its 100,000 channel partners, adds incentives, expanded certification program and more training. Read More...

Tags: support , IBM , marketing , economy , channel partners

The Top Four Financial Challenges Facing IT Companies


[February 20, 2009] Giant distributor Ingram Micro's recent earnings report underscored the challenges global IT distribution companies face coping with the global sales downturn and showed how difficult it is to struggle successfully against a negative business tide. Read More...

Tags: IT , earnings , economy , technology , Ingram

Symantec Trims Enterprise Vault Staff


[November 25, 2008] Cost-cutting move reflects grim economic reality as well as maturation in the product line, some say. Read More...

Tags: Symantec , economy , layoffs , archiving , Storage

Microsoft's Sales Jump, Feels Confident on Future


[October 23, 2008] UPDATED: The software giant is sure it's going to keep on making money, despite customers' tightening purse strings. Read More...

Tags: Microsoft , earnings , economy

Storage Technologies for a Slowing Economy


[October 17, 2008] At Storage Networking World, a focus more on economic reality than on the hottest new storage technologies. Read More...

Tags: virtualization , Intel , Cisco , economy , Storage

Spending on Datacenters Seen Holding Steady


[October 13, 2008] Channel investment in datacenter solutions could pay dividends as a survey shows that government and private business executives see steady or increased spending in improving operational efficiency. Read More...

Tags: data , IT , datacenter , economy , spending

Sprint Firm on WiMAX Despite Economy


[October 08, 2008] Never mind the big costs and the shadow of financial crisis: The No. 3 U.S. carrier and its partners remain optimistic about the next generation of high-speed wireless. Read More...

Tags: wireless , economy , 3G , Wimax , Sprint

Analysts Expect Channel to Gain from Corporate Cutbacks


[October 02, 2008] Channel partners skilled in data governance, cost analysis and data integration will be in demand as companies are forced to realign their operations. SaaS and pay-as-you-go models gain favor. Read More...

Tags: services , SaaS , HP , economy , mergers

New Surveys Predict IT Spending Drop


[September 30, 2008] Channel braces for impact as reports from Tabb Group and ChangeWave Research foresee a drop in business sales and IT outlays. Financial mergers and acquisitions will also have an impact. Read More...

Tags: software , IT spending , economy

Financial Crisis Cuts Both Ways


[September 25, 2008] Despite the current widespread economic uncertainty for channel partners, Managing Editor Al Senia notes they could stand to benefit in the long term as outsourcing grows. Read More...

Tags: security , networking , outsourcing , economy , financial services

Alcatel-Lucent Loses Its Leadership


[July 29, 2008] Working to put the merger and its business troubles behind it, the networking vendor is set to shed its CEO and chairman. Read More...

Tags: networking , economy , executives , telecommunications , Alcatel-Lucent

Is It Time to Rethink IT's Priorities?


[April 30, 2008] At Interop, Citrix's CEO explains why the industry needs major change before it can grow. Read More...

Tags: security , datacenter , infrastructure , economy , Interop

CSC Lands $915 Million in Federal Contracts


[April 23, 2008] Giant systems integrator also expands worldwide business with launch of new global healthcare unit Read More...

Tags: services , management , economy , healthcare , federal government

Intel Sees 'Good Start' to 2008


[April 16, 2008] North American Sales Growth of 17 Percent Reassures Channel Read More...

Tags: server , Intel , economy , desktop

Will IT Channel Be Spared the Worst of The Economic Gloom?


[March 13, 2008] Despite the financial doom-and-gloom, there are some critical differences between now and the 2001 recession, and they strongly favor the channel. Read More...

Tags: security , Microsoft , consumer , software , Demo , virtualization , SMB , SaaS , IT , Internet , ISP , HP , economy , CA , Enterprise , OS , RIM , news , SEC , InternetNews.com , distributor , REV

IBM to Update OmniFind Enterprise Search App


[March 07, 2008] Software features new graphical displays, Lotus tools to help visualize enterprise search results. Read More...

Tags: Linux , video , Oracle , Windows , Google , data , search , Microsoft , software , support , IBM , IT , Internet , Red Hat , SAP , blogs , ISP , HP , Yahoo , economy , CA , Enterprise , Lotus Notes , OS , news , stats , InternetNews.com , Gartner , AIM , REV , Surface

Bear Stearns Bullish on Web Video


[March 06, 2008] Analyst firm endorses predictions of an online advertising boom. Read More...

Tags: video , consumer , broadband , economy , media

Tech Data "Cautiously Optimistic" as Earnings Rise


[March 04, 2008] Tech Data "Cautiously Optimistic" as Earnings Rise Read More...

Tags: economy , Tech Data

Channel to Benefit from Spending Constraints


[February 21, 2008] Solution providers skilled in applications development or managed services will be in greater demand during any economic slowdown. Businesses are growing more serious about outsourcing to lower costs. Read More...

Tags: open source , Oracle , search , services , server , software , management , virtualization , IT , research , Web 2.0 , economy , CA , media , voice , VoIP , Storage

Cisco: 'We're Talking Ourselves Into This Slowdown'


[February 07, 2008] Is the recession real? Or is it all just driven by media hype? CEO John Chambers gives his view. Read More...

Tags: networking , Cisco , economy


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