Ideal bags Fujitsu Siemens server exclusive

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Ideal Hardware has won solus UK franchise rights for Fujitsu Siemens server and storage lines. It won the gig in competitive tender against other unnamed channel disties.



Aris Corporation, once a big software reseller and training company, and now an e-consulting business, reported UK consultancy sales of $17.0 million in 2000, up 31 per cent from $13.0 million in 1999.


Groupwide, the company aims to trim $2m a year from operating expenses and is to reduce its head office staff by 30 per cent.For the full set of Q4 and year-end results from the US-owned company, check out the press release

here

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Receivers have closed their Datrontech files after failing to find a buyer for its last subsidiary, storage distie Summit Peripherals,

Microscope
reports

. Apparently, storage activities had long been integrated into Datrontech's mainstream activities, so all that was left of the subsidiary was a brand name. There were no takers for this.




Centerprise, the Hants-based system builder, is to sponsor Southampton FC through a deal to supply 500K-worth of IT equipment. Centerprise will feature on the shirts of the Saint's Academy, Southampton's youth training centre.




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