SAP and Microsoft have taken their partnership to a new symbiotic level, with each company looking to push each other’s services on their own platforms in an attempt to figure out new working norms.
Stories by Sasha Karen
The IT and business services industry is set for a shake-up after a tumultuous year, with research firm IDC flagging five key trends to keep a note of from now until 2025.
Partners in Microsoft’s Cloud Solution Provider program now have access to perpetual software licences with their entry into general availability.
Spending on cyber security around the world is expected to grow as high as 10 per cent this year, to US$60.2 billion.
The global technology sector has seen M&A activity accelerate during the COVID-19 pandemic in the second half of 2020, putting a spotlight on tech companies within the B2B and semiconductor spaces, among others.
Soon-to-be-former VMware head Pat Gelsinger’s return to Intel as its CEO is a decision that’s been heralded by some analysts as the right move for the semiconductor giant.
Strong demand for software developers, remote workplace flexibility, open source and low-coding solutions are just some of the trends that Microsoft’s predict will persist into, and past, 2021.
IT infrastructure has reached a tipping point, with spending on cloud expected to account for a greater share of spending than non-cloud environments.
Annual growth in the global PC market has hit a 10-year high, driven by consumer demand stemming from the coronavirus pandemic.
Atos’ proposed US$10 billion acquisition of DXC Technology could mean good things for the France-based technology giant in the long run — but only if the two companies can put their cultural differences aside.
Microsoft has flagged four key priorities for its partner network for the year ahead, focusing on the theme of resilience.
Larger scale digital transformation projects might be unlikely in 2021, but there's still room for some tech companies to thrive.
Microsoft has officially launched its Azure Synapse Analytics service, as well as its data governance offering Azure Purview, in a move designed to break down and move past silos in businesses.
Global telecommunications cloud revenue is forecast to grow to US$29.3 billion by 2025, and the Asia Pacific region is predicted to make up roughly a third of the whole pie, at US$9 billion.
SugarCRM has acquired Loaded Technologies to meet implementation service demand for its Sugar CX solutions in Australia and Asia Pacific.
Much like customers, partners also require guidance on the key technologies and markets to pursue. Read the Channel Roadmap to build a blueprint for future success.