Compaq is expected to announce a direct sales strategy in the US this week, called the Entrepreneur programme and aimed at small and medium businesses. Products will be sold over the Internet but fulfilled via the local reseller to minimise conflict with existing channel partners. Compaq has no plans to implement a similar system in Europe at the moment.
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Greenland crater one of the 25 largest impact craters on Earth
This long-sought progenitor star was identified in an image captured by Hubble in 2007