Koch Media gets puzzled with Transposia
Game and software specialist Koch Media has been chosen by Transposia to distribute its Nintendo DS game « Versteckt-Entdeckt! Zirkus » in the DACH region (Austria, Germany and Switzerland) as well as its local versions in France, Italy and United Kingdom (« I Spy Funhouse » and « Il Giocco della Casa Buffa ») (source : Computer Reseller News Deutschland).
A chili in Poland
Poland : mobility specialist S plus S has added chiliGREEN portable computers from the Austrian subsidiary of German distributor Lintec to its catalog (source : Computer Reseller News Polska).
Boll trains on Vasco
Switzerland : network and security VAD Boll Engineering has become the first official Vasco training center (source : Inside Channels Schweiz).
Tirupati powers PC with Tagan
India : PC components and peripherals specialist Tirupati has added the whole range of Tagan power supplies to its offer (source : ChannelTimes India).
More IP cameras for Copaco
Netherlands : broadliner Copaco has expanded its IP camera offer, previously limited to Mobotix, with a distribution agreement signed with Sony. The company also distributes CamIQ, the line of management software from German vendor Rosemann Software (source : Computer Reseller News Nederland).
Aptec in the ISS
Middle East : broadliner Aptec has added IBM ISS security products to its catalog.
New job for Ingram founder
Italy : David Moscato, former founder of the italian subsidiary of Ingram Micro, has been hired by mouse and CE vendor Logitech to become regional manager for Italy and northern Africa (source : Top Trade Informatica).
Tatham back in the channel
United Kingdom : Alex Tatham, former commercial director of Bell Micro, has joined memory distributor Simms International as new managing director (source : Computer Reseller News United Kingdom).
Wellcomp gets official with Asus
Spain : broadliner Wellcomp has signed a Reseller Partnership with Asustek around its motherboard, barebone, graphic card and TFT monitor line of products (source : TAI Noticias del Canal EspaÃƒÂ±a).
Softline cyphers with Tetraguard
Germany : Softline subsidiaries Maily and Trade Up have added to their catalog German Tetraguard data-cyphering solutions (source : ChannelPartner Deutschland).
Worldwide agreement between Avnet and Tyco
Avnet EMG has signed a worldwide distribution agreement with Tyco, world’s largest manufacturer of passive and electronic components.
A broadliner for VMware
France : broadliner Tech Data has signed a distribution contract with virtualization champion VMware, in the framework of its VIP Partner Program, which allows resellers to offer VMware software without technical certification nor any entry ticket.
Merlion gets inspired
Russia : broadliner Merlion has started the distribution of Dell Inspiron notebooks in the whole country, with a special launch program for its resellers.
Comeback for OCZ
France : PC components and peripherals specialist Comeback has added OCZ memory to its catalog (source : ITR News France).
Lenovo uses Westcoast to fight HP
United Kingdom : in order to better compete with HP, chinese PC vendor Lenovo has signed a distribution agreement with broadliner Westcoast (source : Computer Reseller News United Kingdom).
Corsair memory for Datamatic
Italy : broadliner Datamatic has added Corsair memory to its catalog (source : Channel On Line Italia).
A broadliner for Netapp
Middle East : Network Appliance has chosen broadliner Aptec as new local distributor for the region (source : Channel Middle East).
One Billion for Ingecom
Spain : network and security VAD Ingecom have added Billion to its official list of vendors (source : Dealer World EspaÃƒÂ±a).
A Devil in stock-exchange ?
Germany : PC vendor Tulip, which owns german broadliner Devil, has announced its plans to list it at the stock exchange in the next months, beside its accessories subsidiary Conceptronics. The Dutch vendor plans also to sell Commodore, for which it does not see enough future on the short term. All these moves are wished by Tulip, in order to give it more financial flexibility (source : ChannelWorld Nederland).
Another distributor for Daewoo
France : PC and components distributor PCA France has added Daewoo LCD TV and monitors to its catalog.