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Latest News

Crayon drawn into Microsoft’s cloud programme

Deal sees software asset management firm provide support to Microsoft cloud partners

Advanced Group goes private in £750m deal

Takeover of UK software firm Advanced shores up plans to become global player

Meg Whitman talks HP split

Christine Horton

Whitman: Separation will give focus, agility and efficiency this company hasn’t had in a long time

Latest Advice

Wearable Technology: A Quick Guide

Christine Horton

Love them or loathe them, everyone's talking about wearables. But where's the money for the channel?

Software Defined Networking: A quick guide

Will Garside

Is SDN a game changer? Yes. Is it a game changer like virtualisation? Will Garside is sceptical.

Software Defined Storage: A quick guide

Will Garside

Will Garside provides a list of the runners and riders in the highly valued Software Defined Storage space

Latest Opinion

Enterprise technology to expect in 2015

Edward Jones

Ed Jones on what exciting enterprise technology is coming your way in 2015

The Microsoft Azure opportunity in a 'cloud-first' culture

Edward Jones

Ed Jones looks at the opportunities around Azure in a world charging headlong towards cloud

User-based licensing and the future of the desktop

Fraser Norman

With Microsoft offering Windows licensing on a per user basis, the final tether holding desktop software to the device is released

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