Latest News

Wick Hill chief warns of security vendor hype

Christine Horton

Wick Hill chief talks challenges security resellers face, including damage caused by vendor “noise”

Channel preparing for software-defined world

Brocade: Interest in SDN and NFV growing across EMEA channel

Cloud Distribution launches storage business

Christine Horton

Bruce Hockin and Grant Reddin to head up Cloud Distribution Storage after quitting channelfusion

Latest Advice

Hyper-V: A quick guide for the channel

Will Garside

What is Microsoft Hyper-V, how does it compare to VMware and what are the opportunities for virtualisation in 2014?

Part 1: 2013 Networking and Infrastructure predictions

Will Garside

What do the industry experts believe will be critical in the networking and infrastructure space 2013?

Part 2: 2013 IT Security Predictions

Will Garside

The arrival of new devices, BYOD, cloud and virtualisation may bring a wave of fresh security threats in 2013

Latest Opinion

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

What is the I/O Blender and why does it matter to the channel?

Sally Reade

I/O is no longer predictable. How has this happened?

Consider global to start local when it comes to datacentre selection

Mike Bennett

How should you choose a data centre and how important is the local vs. global argument?

Latest Reviews

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

Intel Haswell review

Darien Graham-Smith

An all-new processor architecture brings upgrades across the board, with beefed-up graphics and numerous power-saving optimisations