IBM continues to build momentum in the application server market, creeping to within three percentage points of BEA Systems according to a report released by market analyst IDC.
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Pastel Accounting announced the appointment of Adam Yan as channel business development manager last week, flying in the face of rumours that the software developer is struggling.
GE Global Exchange Services (GXS) and Enterworks have teamed up to provide an e-commerce software platform for business process integration.
A professional trade group is in the throes of rolling out an insurance program designed to overcome one of the major remaining misgivings end-user companies have about application service providers (ASP) - their financial stability.
IBM has completed its $1 billion acquisition of the Informix database business, and is now in the process of convincing Informix business partners to jump on board the Big Blue bandwagon.
Oracle has announced the availability comprehensive set of online services, but has provided little inspiration for traditional IT channel partners to share the spoils.
South Australia's eSquare, up and running on little funding for only a matter of months, is already seeking offshore opportunities.
Internet traffic and content management vendor F5 Networks has introduced a two-tiered channel model to increase the speed its products can move to market.
Microsoft yesterday unveiled a server for managing content on Web sites, the ninth and newest addition to its line of .Net Enterprise Servers.
Internet service provider OzEmail launched its multi-million dollar secure online payment platform yesterday in an effort to expand beyond pure Web hosting and e-mail services.
Syntegra to deliver for magazine distributors, Napster file sharing down 90 per cent in three months, UK scuppers latest European e-tax proposal
Oracle will soon be offering an e-procurement hosted solution designed to be rolled out in 30 days to encompass the full range of a company's purchasing.
Internet services company Spike Networks announced last week that its joint venture with techpacific.com, Spike CyberWorks, will acquire an interest in two Hong Kong-based businesses. These include a 35 per cent interest in Web site developer SoftPub.com for $US1.4 million and a 45 per cent interest in software developer Linux Center Limited for $590,000.
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) board is urging domain name registries not to rush into systems for assigning non-English Web addresses until common standards can be laid down.
SAP has decided to develop future Java applications using Borland's JBuilder tool, and will recommend its customers and channel partners do the same when integrating systems with SAP software.
While many of its B2B peers are either on the verge of failure already victims of an increasingly cautious market, the new management of corporate e-procurement marketplace Cyberlynx claims they are on a winner after conducting a series of trials with investor and client partners.
Big Blue tames the surf, WAP is no roadblock to wireless portal future, ASIC forces ISP into
Just when you thought the McDonald's model had run its course in every industry, there is now a US company snapping up Internet service providers (ISPs) around the country and turning them into franchises.
Netspace and Internode, two mid-sized Internet service providers attempting to crack the ADSL market by reselling Telstra's bandwidth, have banded together to overcome geographical and political barriers in the market.
Arcadia, a joint venture between the Japanese and Australian offices of consolidated holding company Itochu, has launched a set of applications available over the Internet for channel partners to on-sell to the small business market.
The need to adapt to emerging business continuity challenges continues to drive greater demand for edge computing. This is opening new opportunities for partners to assist their customers in building resiliency and strategically restructuring their businesses, according to global leader in IT infrastructure, power and cooling, APC by Schneider Electric.. Read more