Softcat has won the ‘Best Emerging Partner’ award from security solution provider Becrypt, in recognition of its commitment, customer service and overall sales performance this year. Softcat’s Grant Davey accepted the award from Becrypt CEO Dr Bernard Parsons at a drinks reception at InfoSec last week.
Softcat has won Sophos’ UK & Ireland Mid-Market Partner of the Year award at the data security provider’s annual partner conference in Rome. Sophos’ Regional Vice President UKI James Vyvyan presented the award to Softcat’s alliances director James Baker.
Softcat has been awarded the Top UK Performing Solutions Provider award from Qlik at Qonnections 2015, Qlik’s tenth annual Global Partner Summit in Dallas.
Last week Softcat’s End User Computing (EUC) team enjoyed a bumper few days of success, achieving the AppSense EMEA Partner of the Year accolade at a two-day AppSense partner and reseller event held in London.
Ahead of its release later this year, Microsoft has today announced a number of changes to the format and pricing of Visual Studio 2015.
Following an announcement earlier this year, Symantec has officially launched its new information management company Veritas Technologies Corporation. From today the two companies will operate independently, with Veritas focusing solely on Symantec’s former information management business.
Softcat has had a strong start to 2015 with the award of its latest accolade, Adobe EMEA Reseller of the Year – the first time the platinum partner has achieved it.
Following hot on the heels of the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft is set to improve accessibility to its customer relationship management (CRM) solution – by making it available via Open Licensing subscription from February. Softcat anticipates significant interest from its customers, with transitioning to the cloud ranking as a top priority for many organisations.
From 1st July 2015, Microsoft’s on-premise User CAL (client access license) pricing will increase by approximately 15% across all on-premises CALs when licensed Per User. The increase will come into effect across volume licensing programs, including academic and government.
Last week Microsoft officially unveiled Windows 10 with the promise of the ‘best enterprise platform ever.’ This week, the Softcat presales team review some of the business focused features included in the new platform.