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Is the Palm Pre coming out next month?

Plus, the managed services market and the disk storage market

March 31, 2009
Logicomm CEO: Palm Pre coming April 30 for $299
ZD Net
Andrew Nusca writes that according to Jim Vance’s, Logicomm’s, CEO Twitter account, the Palm Pre may be coming very soon. Here’s Vance’s Tweet.

“‘We do a lot of betas 4 Sprint. Also testing WiMax fones. Not sure if Pre is final. Release dte of 4/30, so I’m told…’”

What’s your opinion?

IDC says disk market spinning down this year
The Register
Chris Mellor includes recent findings from IDC about the disk storage market.

“ IDC reckons the disk storage market will experience a 6.7 per cent slowdown in spending this year compared to 2008, but growth will resume at a pedestrian 1.5 per cent next year. A lot of this year’s decline is due to lower server sales, with a consequent fall in direct-attached storage sales.”

Managed Print Services: 7 Out of 10 MSPs Showing Interest
Joe Panettieri writes about managed service providers and some of their offerings.

“Nearly 40 per cent of managed service providers already offer some form of managed print services, with an additional 34 per cent of MSPs formulating managed print strategies now, according to MSPmentor’s weekly reader poll.”