Salesforce.com Forecasts Revenue Of $1B
by Stacy Cowley
The company is among the few independent vendors of its size left in the market
Oracle Closing In On $8.5 Billion Buyout Of BEA Systems
by Rick Whiting
Acquisition receives U.S. government clearance, BEA schedules shareholder vote in April
Big Box Retailer Best Buy Stumbles
by Scott Campbell
Best Buy shares fell 5 percent in pre-market trading Tuesday morning after the big-box retailer reported a drop in net income, missed Wall Street expectations and lowered its 2008 forecast.
Dell Receptive To Customer Input, Could Reintroduce Linux
by Antone Gonsalves
Dell's new IdeaStorm site lets people submit and vote on ideas the company should consider. So far, Linux is the leader.
BMC Posts Strong Fourth Quarter, Buys Analytics Vendor
by CRN Staff
Software vendor reports 21.7 percent increase in fourth-quarter net earnings, 111.7 percent year-over-year jump.
Avnet Earns Top AMD Honor
by Jennifer Bosavage
For the fourth year in a row, AMD has recognized Avnet Technology Solutions' Computing Components business unit as its top-performing global distributor.
Acquisitions Weigh On Check Point's Q1 Profit
by Kevin McLaughlin
Check Point Software Technologies' first quarter profit dropped 24 percent due to charges from the Israel-based vendor's recent data security focused acquisitions.
Tech Data Stock Tumbles In Spite of Gains
by Jennifer Lawinski
In spite of its announcement of strong sales for both the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2007, shares of Tech Data were trading down on Thursday morning after the distributor downgraded Wall Street's expectations for the first quarter.