Cloud computing

Latest News

Microsoft points to increased partner profitability

Margins of 40 percent, according to new research

Novosco makes security acquisition

Managed cloud provider acquires network and security solutions expert NetDef

Avnet launches Cloud Marketplace in EMEA

Avnet Cloud Marketplace open for business in UK France

Latest Advice

What’s the best cloud storage?

Adam Shepherd

There are a number of cloud storage services - which offers best value?

OpEx vs CapEx: Why it's not a clear cut decision

Will Garside

OpEx-based IT consumption is growing in popularity - but don't rule out the old fashioned CapEx sale

Dropbox vs Box vs Google Drive

Joe Curtis

We compare storage plans, extra services and channel strategies, plus latest news

Latest Opinion

Microsoft's competencies and the SAM effect

Allen Manville

Microsoft has retired partner 12 competencies – what does it mean for you?

E-commerce: a world of reseller possibilities

Wilfried Beeck

Participation in online retail is at booming – so what should a reseller look for in a platform partner?

Data protection and the cloud in the new hybrid world

Daniel Model

Faced with more data, devices and an increasingly mobile workforce, how can firms guard against information loss, damage and theft

Latest Reviews

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix review

Barry Collins

A lightweight, long-lasting tablet that suffices for both work and leisure, although the absence of a trackpad or stylus is an oversight

Samsung Series 7 Ultra review

Mike Jennings

A high-quality touchscreen, stunning chassis and discrete AMD graphics make for a multitalented Ultrabook

AMD Richland review

Mike Jennings

AMD’s Richland is a modest improvement on last year’s chips and remains the best choice for building PCs on a budget