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Analyst: Wearables Sales Set to Triple by 2019 Despite User Uncertainty

Global sales of so-called smart wearables will triple to generate $53B in hardware terms by 2019, with watches and glasses driving growth. That’s a prediction from Juniper Research, which has just released its Smart Wearable Devices: Fitness, Glasses, Watches, Multimedia, Clothing, Jewellery, Healthcare & Enterprise 2014-2019 report on the emerging category. Yet the market watcher […]

Home Depot Joins Not-So-Exclusive Data Breach Club

Home Depot has become the latest retailer to lose data to hackers. What can be done to prevent these breaches, and how can the channel assist?

IBM, Microsoft Gather Pace in AWS Challenge

Amazon Web Services (AWS) may be starting to give ground to a range of cloud services providers — including Google, Microsoft and IBM — if analyst reports are any guide.

Will Alibaba Get Third Wish As Profits Boom?

Market estimates Chinese etail giant Alibaba will be worth almost $200 billion ahead of its U.S, listing

Cisco Tops Preferred List For Carrier Switches

Cisco, Juniper, Alcatel-Lucent, and Huawei top survey of preferred routers and switches for telecoms carriers and operators

Lenovo Sees Smartphone Sales overtake PCs

Chinese PC maker Lenovo files Q1 financials and while still holding number one PC spot, revealed smartphone sales have soared

Kaseya Looks to Sting SaaS Market With Scorpion Buy

Managed services vendor Kaseya has acquired a small Canadian company, Scorpion Software, to kick off an identity and access management SaaS portfolio.

Channel Revenue Nearly Doubles for Centrify

Identity-as-a-service vendor Centrify celebrates signing over 2,000 customers to its cloud-based identity platform thanks to help from its channel partners