Tags : social networking


Arrow ECS Opens Social Networking Site for IBM Channel Partners


[February 10, 2011] Virtual Bench will help resellers collaborate on sales opportunities and build relationships with other channel partners, distributor says. Read More...

Tags: IBM , social networking , channel partner , Arrow ECS , Virtual Bench

Mobile, Cloud and Social Networking Will Define 2011's New Normal, Researcher Says


[December 06, 2010] IDC predicts stronger IT spending next year will prompt considerable growth in mobile applications, public and private cloud services, smartphones and social business software. Read More...

Tags: Cloud , social networking , mobile , smartphones , IDC

IBM Upgrades LotusLive Features, Adds Social Networking Capabilities


[October 14, 2010] Vendor includes enterprise-class email, third-party integrations in move to promote cloud collaboration adoption. Read More...

Tags: Cloud , collaboration , IBM , social networking , LotusLive

IBM Offers New Cloud Service to Speed Up, Analyze, Automate Business Processes


[October 13, 2010] SaaS-based Blueworks Live combines business process with automation tools and social network features, delivered by channel partners at prices starting at $10 per user per month. Read More...

Tags: cloud computing , IBM , social networking , SaaS , business process management

IT Execs Ask FCC to Keep Internet Open


[October 19, 2009] IT Execs Ask FCC to Keep Internet Open Read More...

Tags: Facebook , social networking , Internet , FCC

IBM Channel Partners Enlist Social Commerce to Build Retail Solutions


[August 26, 2009] Innovative IT software vendors are building web-based applications for retail customers that integrate social networking as a tool to expand sales. Read More...

Tags: Facebook , search , IBM , social networking , marketing

IBM Rallies Partners to Smarter Planet, Launches Social Network


[June 17, 2009] Palmisano urges Big Blue partners to help customers “save money, preserve capital and reduce costs." Read More...

Tags: services , IBM , social networking , virtualization , channel partners

IT Vendors Tap Social Media Sites to Drive Sales, Marketing


[April 28, 2009] Channel partners outfitted with new tools to build marketing initiatives and spur sales opportunities. Read More...

Tags: Facebook , IBM , social networking , marketing , channel partners

Websense Taps Channel to Sell New Web Security Appliance


[April 13, 2009] Product designed to offer Web 2.0 content protection for corporate employees will be offered through roster of 8,000 resellers worldwide. Read More...

Tags: Facebook , social networking , data security , channel , reseller

Microsoft - Pioneer Electronics


[February 13, 2009] Pioneer Electronics needed to provide superior customer service. To help achieve this, Pioneer dealers needed a forum to share installation expertise for increasingly sophisticated after-market car audio products. Read More...

Tags: Windows , services , Microsoft , server , social networking

VARs Growing More Interested in Social Networking


[October 21, 2008] At Ingram Micro's Venture Tech Conference, channel partners say they are increasingly using social sites as business tools. They can bring in new customers and be used to foster collaboration among employees. Read More...

Tags: Facebook , social networking , marketing , MySpace , Ingram

IBM Launches Cloud Computing Initiative


[October 06, 2008] A new portfolio of open standards-based services will provide an opportunity for VARs to provide integration and support to business customers. Read More...

Tags: cloud computing , IBM , social networking , SaaS

Social Networking: What Are 'Friends' For?


[September 03, 2008] Consider dropping your resistance to "open" social networking and embrace it with a vengeance. It's the best thing to happen to our species since language. Read More...

Tags: Facebook , social networking , LinkedIn , MySpace , e-Mail

Are Enterprises Effectively Tapping the Social?


[July 21, 2008] Active involvement is holding back the potential of some social networks. Read More...

Tags: services , social networking , Dell , blogs , wiki

Is Social Networking Ready for Re-invention?


[May 20, 2008] Is Social Networking Ready for Re-invention? Read More...

Tags: Facebook , social networking , collaborative tool

The Channel's Stake in Social Networking


[April 28, 2008] Social networking sites such as Facebook and MySpace are often viewed as online playgrounds for students. However, they are being increasingly used as important business tools by channel players. Read More...

Tags: Facebook , search , social networking , networking , MySpace

AOL Buying Social Networking Site


[March 13, 2008] UPDATED: With an eye toward engagement marketing, AOL sees Bebo acquisition as the "cornerstone" of its social media strategy. Read More...

Tags: social networking , advertising , AOL , Bebo

The Big IT Guns Are Coming to Web 2.0


[March 11, 2008] IDC predicts this will be the year of big commitments from IBM, Microsoft and other giants. Read More...

Tags: Microsoft , collaboration , IBM , social networking , SaaS , blogs , Web 2.0 , mashup


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