COLUMN: Why Strategic Service Providers Are Accelerating

In high-tech we love to talk about how fast things move. But do they? In some ways, yes, but in reality the big changes take…

Microsoft Unveils Azure Virtual Desktop As New Name For WVD, Adds Management Features

Microsoft has rebranded its virtual desktop infrastructure platform under the Azure name and announced new security and management capabilities under preview. Previously known as Windows…

Microsoft Buys IoT Security Startup ReFirm Labs

Microsoft has purchased ReFirm Labs to enhance the software giant’s firmware analysis and security capabilities from servers to IoT. The Redmond, Wash.-based company said its…

Scott Guthrie’s boldest remarks at Microsoft Build 2021

Developers win with the increasingly integrated suite of cloud-based products from Microsoft, said Scott Guthrie, executive vice president of the Microsoft Cloud and AI Group.…

Aussie Broadband bumps up earnings forecast despite NBN woes

Aussie Broadband has updated its earnings forecast for the full financial year despite ongoing issues with the NBN. The company upgraded its EBITDA forecast to…

The Most Important Power Platform And Microsoft Windows Updates: Build 2021

What’s Next For Power Platform And Windows A new natural language model for Power Fx, a new Power Platform process mining capability and an updated…

TPG discloses hack affecting legacy hosting service TrustedCloud

TPG Telecom has disclosed that its legacy cloud-based hosting service, TrustedCloud, was compromised in a recent “cyber incident”, with two customers found to have their…

JC Data Solutions Entering Into A Definitive Merger Agreement

AUSTIN, Texas, May 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — JC Data Solutions, Inc. (OTC: JCDS) and TerraData.ai today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which…

PagerDuty Taps Channel Veteran Timm Hoyt To Lead Partner-First Transformation: Exclusive

PagerDuty, a developer of digital operations management software, has hired former Druva channel chief Timm Hoyt (pictured) to lead the company’s global partner and alliances…

AWS Marketplace’s New GM: More Vertical Solutions, International Expansion On Tap

Private marketplace innovation, more industry-specific solutions, improved governance and international expansion are among the focus areas for AWS Marketplace this year, according to the new…