Level 3-tw telecom. Birch-Cbeyond. AT&T-DirecTV. Those were just three mega mergers announced by communications titans last quarter. And a yet-to-be-announced deal between Sprint and T-Mobile might have received the most attention. ...More
Some huge mergers and acquisitions were announced or completed last quarter — M&A activity that will have a big impact on the industry going forward. But there were also significant tie-ups with an even more direct impact on the indirect channel. ...More
Motorola Mobility is the No. 3 Android smartphone manufacturer in the U.S. and No. 3 manufacturer overall in Latin America, but it has struggled to challenge the likes of Samsung and Apple under Google's leadership. ...More
In this edition of the Business Value Toolbox News Desk, Channel Partners' Craig Galbraith takes a close look at some stellar forecasts for cloud services; plus, why IT spending overall isn't quite as rosy.