Features

Softcat is Qlik off the mark with Qlikview for business intelligence reporting

Software

Softcat recently implemented Qlik’s business intelligence (BI) software Qlikview and, impressed by the business insight and amount of data that has provided across multiple business systems, has partnered with Qlik to offer the solution to its own customers.

Symantec to separate business to channel growth and innovation

Software

Following HP’s recent announcement to reorganise, antivirus software and data management provider Symantec has announced that it is planning to separate its operations into two publicly traded firms. One firm will focus on storage and data management, and the other on security software. The transition is scheduled for completion by December 2015.

Features Wed 15th, Oct 2014 by Dave Simpson

IBM and Lenovo System X transition begins

Hardware

Following the successful completion of an acquisition that was announced earlier this year, IBM has begun the transition of its server business System X, over to Lenovo. This is just the latest commitment in the pair’s already solid relationship, and is expected to take place over a five-year period. As a top tier partner with both IBM and Lenovo, Softcat is on hand to assist customers in understanding and managing this development.

Features Fri 10th, Oct 2014 by Dave Simpson

Softcat gets the cream: IT provider snares all seven LOTs on Corporate Software Solutions framework

Software

Softcat is already active on 20 public sector frameworks and shows no sign of slowing down with its latest acquisition of seven Lots on the Corporate Software Solutions agreement. Softcat will provide framework customers with competitively-priced software solutions ranging from finance IT software to mobile applications.

Features Wed 8th, Oct 2014 by Dave Simpson

HP announces separation into two new public companies

Hardware

Earlier today HP announced plans to separate into two new publicly traded Fortune 50 companies: Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and HP Inc.

Features Mon 6th, Oct 2014 by Dave Simpson

Pure class! Softcat wins two Pure Storage awards

Hardware

Earlier this week Softcat picked up two awards from new partner Pure Storage: Value Add Reseller H1FY2015, and Reseller Technical Specialist H1FY2015. Krishna Keshvara from Softcat’s data centre infrastructure team, accepted the awards from Vince Blackall, Pure Storage’s director of channels EMEA.

Features Fri 26th, Sep 2014 by Dave Simpson

Softcat kicks off financial year with a record number of new recruits

Softcat welcomed a record-breaking 48 new staff to its ranks today – the most new recruits to kick off their careers with Softcat in a single day in the company’s history. The new employees are joining at the start of Softcat’s new financial year, which has already seen it announce plans for expansion with a brand new Leeds office that is scheduled to open during February 2015.

Features Mon 22nd, Sep 2014 by Dave Simpson

Softcat scores hat-trick at Dell EMEA awards

Software

Last night Softcat scored a hat-trick in Brussels as it took Platinum Partner of the Year, UK Partner of the Year and EMEA Partner of the year at Dell’s annual EMEA partner conference and awards ceremony.

Features Thu 18th, Sep 2014 by Dave Simpson

Softcat customers in line to benefit from new HP Generation 9 ProLiant servers

Hardware

HP has launched the ninth generation of its celebrated server systems, and there’s plenty for customers to be excited about. The ProLiant Gen9 servers are being hailed as ‘revolutionary’ by HP server enthusiasts, owing to its dramatic improvements over previous generation servers, which make it much better-adapted to meet modern data centre workloads.

Features Wed 17th, Sep 2014 by Dave Simpson

Adobe unveils subscription option for Acrobat solutions on VIP

Software

As of this month, Softcat’s customers now have the option to purchase Acrobat Pro and Acrobat Standard licensing via subscription. Adobe will still offer customers perpetual licenses, but is advising customers to consider subscription licensing’s many benefits including lower up front cost, simplified management and easy cost-effective upgrades.

Features Tue 16th, Sep 2014 by Dave Simpson
1 2 3 4 Next
Showing page 1 of 4 | Show: results per page