Synnex Partners Discover Open Source for Business

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http://www.thevarguy.com – At Synnex National Conference, scores of VARs last week discovered open source business solutions from Digium, Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) and Open-Xchange. Many of those channel partners investigated Asterisk (an IP PBX), unified communications, virtualization and cloud-based email solutions that leverage open source at the core. This certainly is not Synnex’s (NYSE: SNX) first move to promote open source business partners. But it may be the most successful effort yet. Here’s why. Synnex in April 2009 launched the Open Source Channel Alliance, which attempted to promote a range of open so (IT news)