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Drawing a corollary from a famous adage, it can be said that change is the only constant in Technology and changing technology gives rise to changing behaviors of the channel.

This week there are several interesting news. Polycom To Acquire Obihai Technology and aims to expand market for the Channel.

Another informative piece is from a report which says Security SI market is expected to grow at a CAGR Of 8.6 percent.

Here are some of the top stories of the week on Channel Times you would not want to miss. Read on to find out more.

ACT Fibernet Partners Chennai Super Kings As ‘Internet Partner’
ACT Fibernet, fiber broadband ISP (internet service provider) provider has partnered Chennai Super Kings (CSK) as its official connectivity and internet partner. The company will be providing wi-fi coverage to the entire Chennai M.A Chidambaram stadium. Read More

iValue Appoints Krishna Raj Sharma as New CEO
Value Added Distributor iValue InfoSolutions has announced that the company’s co-founder Sriram S has stepped down as CEO. While the company’s current Director for BFSI, Krishna Raj Sharma has been appointed as Director and Chief Executive Officer. This is the first change of guard for the company since its inception in 2008. Read More

Polycom To Acquire Obihai Technology, Expands Market For Channel
Polycom has announced that it is acquiring San Jose-based Obihai Technology.

Obihai Technology develops software and hardware for VoIP endpoints. Read More

Dell EMC To Start Trail Blazer Program For Partners
Dell EMC has announced the launch of Trail Blazer program for focus partners and distributors. The objective of the program is to develop an ecosystem for partners and distributors and will be supported by VMware. The program is expected to play a key role in generating consistent and repeatable business model for marketing VxRail. Read More

IAMCP India West Conducts Its Exclusive Session
IAMCP India West held a members-only technology session which included keynote speeches and sessions from Microsoft Partner Technology Strategist Nilesh Yawalkar, IAMCP India West Vice-President Chetan Shah and IAMCP Jt. Secretory Neeraj Gargi along with IAMCP WIT India President Nazmeen Ansari. Read More

iVOOMi India Launches New Flagship Smartphone Series
Chinese electronic company iVOOMi has launched its second series of flagship smartphones – i1 and i1s, with absolute View’, embedded with technology like one-touch fingerprint sensor, dual rear camera, and superior design that provides high performance and efficiency paired with beauty and class. Read More

In2IT Technologies Bags Award
In2IT Technologies has been awarded the Bhubaneswar Best Employer Brand Awards 2017 by World HRD Congress. The Bhubaneswar Best Employer Brand Awards 2017 features the top organizations from Odisha, who are exemplary in HR Practice and use marketing communications effectively for Human Resources Development. Read More

Security SI Market Is Expected To Grow At A CAGR Of 8.6%
The security system integrators market size is expected to grow from USD 9.76 billion in 2017 to USD 14.72 billion by 2022, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8.6%, states a study by ReportLinker. Read More

Toovio Forays Into Indian Market
Data technology company, Toovio has announced its entry and a direct presence in the fast-growing India market. Read More

Citrix Announces New Program In Its Annual Partner Summit
Virtualization and Cloud vendor, Citrix rolled out a new program for its partners that will club five channel incentive programs in one bouquet. Read More