Channel conflict has been spotlighted as an ongoing challenge for all channel players. However, new research from market research company The 2112 Group indicates that change on the horizon. The Second Annual Channel Conflict Report is part of the 2112 Quarterly Channel Review series. The study was created to shed light on the sources of […]
Esselar, a mobile IT and cloud-based security specialist, has selected Visage as its mobile expense management solution. As a result, Visage will be featured as part of the Esselar Conexus mobility management suite in UK and worldwide. “The addition of Visage brings the critical component of cost management to the Conexus platform,” said Richard Neale, CTO of […]
ExactTarget has opened HubExchange, a marketplace featuring a variety of partner apps, ranging from web conferencing and event registrations to QR code activation and Facebook ad retargeting. HubExchange kicked off with more than 50 apps, including offerings from ReadyTalk, Compendium and Get Smart Content.
For many IT vendors and solution providers, cultivating a network of reliable partners that drive growth and sales is a struggle. Moreover, as the IT space becomes more complex and competitive, organizations are facing the ongoing task of winning and maintaining mindshare among resellers, vendors and SIs — which is central to overall success. AccessData […]
Sonus Networks, a global leader in SIP communications, has expanded its Partner Assure channel partner program into a two-tier model of distribution partners. This enhancement comes on the heels of rapid expansion within the Sonus partner network, which includes “a diverse network of reseller partners to small and medium businesses, large enterprises and regional service providers,” […]
By Stacy Desrosiers, VP of Marketing and Business Development, Channeltivity One of the biggest challenges companies face when working with multiple partners is managing marketing development funds (MDF). What type of program do you go with? Will it benefit both the vendor and the partner? These are just a couple of the many questions that […]
Microsoft recently announced new plans for market expansion of its Surface family of PCs, which include further involvement from channel partners. Additionally, the company unveiled AppsForSurface, a new application development program from ISVs that want to design and/or release applications for the Surface product line. To help the Surface business grow in a phased, ongoing […]
As the demand for flexible software solutions grows, more enterprises are looking to partner with experts in cloud computing. The global cloud market is predicted to reach $131 billion this year, according to a press release from Gartner. Executives from VMware shared how the company is helping partners address new developments and demands in cloud computing via […]