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  • IBM Gives Boost To FAStT600 Array

    IBM enhanced its midrange TotalStorage FAStT600 storage array and is offering new premium options to boost product performance, capacity and interoperability.

  • Lexmark Courts Partners in SMB Space

    Printer vendor Lexmark is set to roll out enhancements to its solution provider programs by the fourth quarter in an effort to grab sales and market share in the SMB space.

  • Tech Data: Better Times Are Ahead

    While some distributors have said they see the glimmer of an economic recovery, Tech Data has steadfastly dismissed those claims as being based on little more than scant anecdotal evidence,until now.

  • Vonage's VoIP System Goes The Distance

    The promise of low- or no-cost long-distance calling via voice-over-IP has come to fruition with the Vonage Digital Voice service, which allows businesses to replace their traditional long-distance service provider with VoIP without sacrificing an ounce of productivity.

  • Asian Nations To Develop Non-Windows Software

    Japan, China and South Korea have agreed to cooperate in a project to boost research and development of software for operating systems other than industry leader Microsoft Windows, a Japanese trade ministry official said Friday.

  • Big Blue's Great Storage Expectations

    In November 2002, IBM announced it would integrate its storage systems group within the server organization. That became a reality in January, as Daniel R. Colby became the general manager for storage systems within the IBM Systems Group. Colby, who reports to Bill Zeitler, senior vice president of the IBM Systems Group, spent some time with VARBusiness storage editor Sonia R.

  • Microsoft To Help Design High School In Philadelphia

    Extending its reach in public education, Microsoft will help design a new $46 million public high school in Philadelphia that will embed computer technology everywhere from classrooms and administrative offices to the desk of the football coach.

  • PeopleSoft Completes Acquisition of JD Edwards

    Applications powerhouse PeopleSoft announced the completion of its acquisition of JD Edwards by purchasing the remaining outstanding shares of the company. In addition, it is continuing to beat its projections for cost savings, profit and revenue from the combined company.