Exertis, a leading distributor of technology products for the B2B, mobile and retail markets, announced its intention to acquire Hammer Consolidated Holdings Limited (“Hammer”), a specialist distributor of server and storage solutions, subject to approval from the European Commission. Hammer has offices in the UK, France, Germany, Sweden, Belgium and the Netherlands, employing 165 personnel. It generated sales of £155.0 million for the twelve months ended 31 January 2016 and distributes products from a leading range of vendors including...

Posted on Oct 9 2016 - 12:55pm by admin
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Yoga Book Re-Examines How a Tablet Should Look and Act, with Never-Before-Seen Features Such as an Instant Halo Keyboard and a Dual-Use Stylus That Writes on Paper and Screen   The Yoga Book harnesses the best of the tablet while introducing new productivity and creative hardware and software, with halo keyboard feature, real-pen accessory and Book UI. The Yoga Book’s halo keyboard feature weaves...

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Panasonic Toughbook is celebrating 20 years of the legendary rugged mobile computing brand on September 26th, 2016, and to celebrate those still in possession of one of the earliest working Toughbook notebooks could win the trip of a lifetime to Japan. The Toughbook ancestry stretches back almost 30 years to 1987 where Panasonic gained experience in producing portable PCs and acting as a channel OEM. ...

Posted on Oct 9 2016 - 12:49pm by admin
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Samsung Electronics today announced the research findings from teachers and 3,000 pupils across the UK who have participated in its Digital Classroom programme over the past three years. Samsung has been supporting education as a global cause since 2013 and the Digital Classroom initiative was launched in order to explore the impact technology has on teaching and learning, helping to address the digital...

Posted on Oct 9 2016 - 12:43pm by admin
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Following Microsoft’s successful launch of Surface-as-a-service at WPC 2016, Ingram Micro UK has created their own version of Surface-as-a-Service which allows partners to supply their customers with a managed offering of Surface hardware and associated cloud software on a leased basis. The managed program, for the first time in the UK, calls upon all business areas of the Ingram Micro ecosystem and will empower resellers to offer the entire Surface and Microsoft suite. The end-to-end solution will allow reseller partners to accelerate...

Posted on Oct 5 2016 - 8:21pm by admin
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Tech Data has appointed Tom Baker as its first Business Development Manager for Google in Education and will be looking to work with partners to raise awareness and increase penetration of Chrome-based devices across the sector. Baker moves from his post as Google Sales Specialist, which he had occupied for just over two years, and said he’s looking forward to the new challenge. “I’ve done a...

Posted on Oct 5 2016 - 6:45pm by admin
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Exertis recognised for consistent commitment to SonicWALL Exertis, a leading distributor of technology products for the B2B, mobile and retail markets has been awarded the accolade of Dell EMEA Security Distributor of the Year. Presented at Dell Security’s recent EMEA PEAK16 event by Dell’s Steve Pataky, VP worldwide sales, Sarah Trunk, EMEA director of security and Florian Malecki, international...

Posted on Oct 5 2016 - 6:39pm by admin
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New display station provides additional functionality Exertis, a leading distributor of technology products for the B2B, mobile and retail markets, today announced the launch of its next generation of Linx 8 and 10 inch tablets and a ground breaking display station designed exclusively for use with those products. Resellers will have access to the products from 7th September. “The combination...

Posted on Oct 5 2016 - 6:37pm by admin
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Deloitte Introduces New Apple Practice to Help Businesses Design & Implement iPhone & iPad Solutions Apple and Deloitte today announced a partnership to help companies quickly and easily transform the way they work by maximising the power, ease-of-use and security the iOS platform brings to the workplace through iPhone and iPad. As part of the joint effort, Deloitte is creating a first-of-its-kind Apple practice with over 5,000 strategic advisors who are solely focused on helping businesses change the way they work across their...

Posted on Oct 5 2016 - 6:32pm by admin
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Apple has agreed to lease office space within the historic Battersea Power Station. Apple will be the largest office tenant at Battersea Power Station occupying approximately 500,000 sqft., across 6 floors of the central Boiler House inside the historic icon. Apple is expected to move into the Power Station in 2021. Battersea Power Station will be Apple’s new London campus and its office will account...