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Microsoft adds more cloud features to its channel program

Microsoft has introduced a new Enterprise Mobility Management competency. Available from October, the new cloud competencies and certifications will be added to Microsoft’s four other cloud-focused accreditations. Cloud certification and assessment requirements will be changing as part of the latest round of adjustments designed to take Microsoft and its partners …

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UK Gov sets up ?500,000 fund to help develop cyber security skills

Ed Vaizey, Minister for the Digital Economy, has revealed details about a new £500,000 government fund to help universities and colleges develop the cyber security skills needed to protect UK businesses. “Good cyber security underpins the entire digital economy – we need it to keep our businesses, citizens and public …

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HP unveils ?world?s most secure? printers with self-healing tech

HP has announced three new enterprise-class LaserJet printers with built-in self-healing security features. The firm says the new models are the most secure printers in the world. “Protecting against security breaches is one of the biggest challenges our customers face,” said Tuan Tran, vice president and general manager, LaserJet and …

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Wearable tech and security appliances set for global growth over next few years

In this brand new roundup IT Channel Expert will be bringing you details of the state of the global IT and tech market each month. Worldwide growth of wearable devices will be fuelled by a growing list of vendors and a proliferation of devices, as well as steady consumer adoption, …

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6 key factors for driving new channel adoption

With an increasing number of customers now have better technology than the enterprises that serve them, contact centre technology specialist Sabio believes that organisations are finding it increasingly challenging to deal with the shift in power – as well as the explosion in digital interactions. “Over half of the customers …

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Synaxon UK appoints dedicated membership manager

Reseller services group Synaxon UK has appointed its first dedicated membership manager. David Hodges will provide additional support to members and will also focus on recruiting additional resellers and dealer members. He brings extensive experience of working for reseller and distribution businesses to this new role. Hodges will be managing …

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List of top 25 UK companies to work for dominated by tech and IT firms

A new report from job ratings site Glassdoor has revealed that tech/IT firms and business consultants are some of the best companies to work for in the UK. Facebook tops the list, followed by other tech and IT businesses such as Jive Software, MediaMath, Softcat, NetBuilder and Google. Glassdoor revealed …

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IT decision makers hear more about free food than security protocols

IT decision makers in the UK are more like to hear about staff birthdays and free food in the conference room than the latest security protocols in their business, according to new research from Centrify. Out of 400 IT decision makers polled, 37 per cent said they hear more about …

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Intermedia teams up with Arrow to accelerate UK channel expansion

Intermedia has partnered with distributor Arrow to help UK channel partners offer IT cloud services to SMBs. Arrow will distribute Intermedia’s Office in the Cloud suite of business cloud applications in the UK and introduce the company’s Business Cloud Platform. Intermedia’s cloud management platform is completely tailored to the IT …

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Sage and Microsoft to bring next-gen productivity tools to SMBs worldwide

Sage and Microsoft have announced a new global agreement to collaborate on future product development. This will include new Sage products built on Microsoft platforms and closer integration across the two companies’ respective product portfolios. Through this agreement, Sage will deliver next-generation accounting and bookkeeping productivity tools built on Microsoft …

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