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Firstcom Europe makes acquisition in Germany

Firstcom Europe has announced it has completed an acquisition of German telecom provider Vocatel Business. This marks the company’s third German acqui

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Microsoft to retire Windows 10 in 2025

Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 will retire on 14 October 2025. This applies to Home, Pro, Pro Education, Pro for Workstations editions of the

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Getac unveils new rugged tablet

Getac has today announced the launch of its next-generation K120 rugged tablet. The device is designed for mobile field professionals working in chall

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New public sector digital hardware framework launched

A new procurement framework to help NHS and public sector organisations purchase cost-effective IT Hardware has launched. The “Digital Workplace: Hard

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IT priorities revealed by Mendix research

UK businesses are giving IT teams extra resources or budget to prepare for the long-term impact of Covid-19 and Brexit, according to a new survey from

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Tanium and Salesforce launch IT Service Center

Tanium and Salesforce have announced the availability of IT Service Center, a new offering available as part of Salesforce’s Work.com. IT Service C

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Firstcom Europe unifies its brand

Firstcom Europe has announced the name change of its UK subsidiary companies. Telesis and Difference Corporation will now operate under the banner of

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ProvisionPoint expands its partner programme

ProvisionPoint has announced the relaunch of its partner programme to provide partners with invaluable tools dedicated to solving customers’ Microsoft

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Northgate Public Services to become NEC Software Solutions

NEC Corporation and Northgate Public Services (NPS) have announced a name change that means NPS will become NEC Software Solutions UK from July 2021. 

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Stone Group launches app to tackle e-waste

UK ICT solutions provider Stone Group has launched an app to help organisations take a sustainable approach to IT – from hardware purchase through to

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IT workers struggling with their mental health

Over a third (36.6%) of IT professionals have said their mental health is worse than it was a year ago, according to a new study by CV-Library. The jo

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Forcepoint and Fujitsu spotlight shadow IT

Forcepoint and Fujitsu have joined forces to help businesses better understand the challenges that shadow IT presents to the modern enterprise. For

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PTG and S2S launch end-of-life device scheme

Leeds-based pure technology group (PTG) has teamed up with S2S, an IT asset recovery specialist, to launch a refurbishment and recovery service for en

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Arrow acquires Click Networks

Arrow has announced the acquisition of Click Networks Limited. Based in Glasgow, Click Networks supplies IT managed services and cloud services. It wa

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Purchasing behaviour

The market’s purchasing behaviour has been visibly transitioning for some time as customers look for simple methods to deploy software and solutions a

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Desktop as a Service

Vendors have been quick to jump on the Desktop as a Service (DaaS) trend and in 2020 the service can now be found in organisations of all sizes. In th

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OnLogic introduces range of rugged industrial computers to Europe

OnLogic has introduced a range of rugged industrial computers, the Karbon Series, to the UK market. The Karbon Series is shock and vibration resis

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Dell poaches Cisco’s Rola Dagher to lead global channel

Dell Technologies has announced Rola Dagher will be its new global channel chief. She will lead Dell Technologies’ global partner strategy, vision, en

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Forrester forecasts tech spending could decline by up to 9%

Forrester predicts that, due to the coronavirus and resulting recessions, tech spending in Europe will decline by 5% to 7% in 2020 from 2019 levels in

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HPfE programme embraced by Channel

HP for Education 2020 (HPfE), HP’s schools and colleges programme, is on track to enjoy its most successful year ever according to HP. It is the first

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