Mirroring the fortunes of its sole vendor partner Microsoft, Avanade's UK arm is enjoying a growth spurt, with revenues for its year to 31 August 2017 soaring 22 per cent. Net profits increased even more quickly, from £9.8m to £14.8m. Globally, Avanade - a 50-50 joint venture between Microsoft and Accenture - has 30,000 staff and 24,000 certifications in Microsoft technology.
Big Blue has sold off swathes of its software assets to Indian giant HCL
'I've never seen the industry move so fast' - reseller bosses come together to discuss change and innovation
14 top reseller bosses come together at CRN A-list dinner to discuss where they are placing their bets for the year ahead
This year saw a veritable M&A frenzy with some notable resellers getting scooped up
Top execs from the likes of Insight, Softcat and Daisy came together last night to talk about industry change. View all the photos here