News

IDC, Advantiv Join Forces to Accelerate Enterprise App Selection, Adoption

IDC and Advantiv Inc. announced a partnership aimed at improving the process of assessing, selecting, and implementing mission-critical enterprise application systems. The companies will combine their expertise to offer an Internet-based platform that provides software, a methodology, and intelligence on technology-specific topics.

Under the terms of the agreement, Advantiv will provide the software and infrastructure to power the solution, while IDC will provide intellectual capital on specific technology products, including feature function criteria, operating environment, and critical business issues. The partnership will provide customers with critical information and a structured environment to improve their decision process. The product is scheduled to be launched before the end of the year and will be available under IDC’s IT Advisory Tools product set. – Isaac Slepner

About the Author

Scott Bekker is editor in chief of Redmond Channel Partner magazine.

Featured

  • Old Stone Wall Graphic

    Microsoft Addressing 36 Vulnerabilities in December Security Patch Release

    Microsoft on Tuesday delivered its December bundle of security patches, which affect Windows, Internet Explorer, Office, Skype for Business, SQL Server and Visual Studio.

  • Microsoft Nudging Out Classic SharePoint Blogs

    So-called "classic" blogs used by SharePoint Online subscribers are on their way toward "retirement," according to Dec. 4 Microsoft Message Center post.

  • Datacenters in Space: OrbitsEdge Partners with HPE

    A Florida-based startup is partnering with Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a deal that gives new meaning to the "edge" in edge computing.

  • Windows 10 Hyper-V vs. Windows Server Hyper-V: Which Platform for Which Workloads?

    The differences between these two Hyper-V versions are pretty significant, depending on what you plan to use them for. Here's a quick rundown of each platform, from their features to licensing quirks to intended use cases.

comments powered by Disqus

Office 365 Watch

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.