PC Sales: Lenovo and ASUS Win But Will Intel Lose to ARM?view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Lenovo has nearly overtaken Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) in PC sales. Still, the bigger story involves flat PC demand as iPad sales boom; the wait for Windows 8; and potential PC maker defections from Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) to ARM Holdings (NASDAQgs: ARMH). (IT news)

Microsoft COO: Let’s Rescue Customers From Oracle, IBMview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Microsoft COO Kevin Turner sees prime opportunities for partners to “rescue customers” from IBM, Oracle and others, according to his WPC12 keynote. “VMware, Oracle, Apple and Google are great competitors. We’ll respect them but we’re not going to fear them. (IT news)

New Dell Study Points Channel to C-Suiteview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Might Dell (NASDAQ; DELL) be urging its channel partners to engage a little more with the C-suite? In a new piece of research, executed by The Economist Intelligence Unit and underwritten by Dell Services, a majority of C-suite executives expect their IT functions will undergo a wholesale transformation in the next three years, driven by tectonic shifts in the industry such as Big Data, cloud comp (IT news)

Windows 8’s new world without walls awaits all – or will it?view story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Alex Zaharov-ReuttWindows 8’s big changes mean that not everyone will want to jump in to the Windows 8 waters, with Microsoft allowing sales of computers pre-loaded with Windows 7 to continue for two years after Windows 8 launches, probably as “downgrade rights”, alongside sales of Win 7 in retail boxes for a year – just as we’ve seen with previous Windows releases. Just because Micro (IT news)

Juniper: Revamped Partner Advantage Program Ready to Goview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) alerted its channel partners this week that its remodeled Partner Advantage program is street ready, making good on its January promise to equip them with the right marketing support, rewards and sales and technical training to compete in today’s mobility and cloud-dominated marketplace. (IT news)

iPhone 5 vs iPad Mini – the ultraportable dynamic duoview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Alex Zaharov-ReuttWith the arrival of a new iPhone a given, and the much-rumoured iPad Mini again highly expected for the third year running, all the Android and Windows alternatives will be doing their utmost to tempt you away from new model iHeaven. When it comes to a new iPhone, and the possibility of a new iDevice in the form of a 7.85-inch iPad Mini, the public is certainly excit (IT news)

Trimble to acquire WinEstimatorview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Peter DinhamGlobal GPS and positioning technology vendor, Trimble, is to acquire construction industry software provider, WinEstimator, which will be integrated into Trimble’s engineering and construction solutions provider and wholly owned subsidiary, Meridian Systems. {loadposition peter}In an announcement today, the US-based, NASDAQ-listed company (NASDAQ: TRMB) said it had en (IT news)

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Students increasingly using LinkedIn for job searchesview story

http://www.itwire.com – Students and recent graduates looking to get into the workforce for the first time are increasingly turning to social and professional networks and sites like LinkedIn in their search for a job and inside information about companies. {loadposition peter}In their search for a job, students are using the networks to research companies, explore trends and, according to a study by LinkedIn, they are (IT news)

Distribution Watch: Westcon, Ingram Micro, BrightPointview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Happy Friday, and welcome once again to Distributor Watch, our weekly collection of goings on in all that is distribution. Looking for news about Westcon, Ingram Micro (NASDAQ: IM) or BrightPoint (NASDAQ: CELL)? You’ve come to the right place. (IT news)