• December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    UK printer sales decline slowing

    The decline in printer sales arrested in the third quarter but Gartner is cautious of forecasting a more concerted recovery in the market, despite HP recently pinning its hopes on a corporate refresh. Around 1.15m MFPs and standalone printers and ...  Continue Reading

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    EU optimistic Oracle can prove Sun case

    Positive sounds emanating from the European Competition Commissioner could indicate that the future for the Oracle and Sun merger is looking brighter than it has been for the last few weeks.  Continue Reading

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    Ciena books widening losses but sees growth ahead

    Quarterly net losses at networking vendor Ciena have widened to $26.7m (£16.3m) for its fiscal fourth quarter, and $581.2m for the year ended 31 October after booking a one-off goodwill impairment charge of over $450m, but is forecasting ...  Continue Reading

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    Sequential growth shows PBX sales could be back on track

    Mirroring sequential growth seen in other areas of the ICT industry, it appears as if the UK market for PBX and IP PBX systems is moving in the right direction once again,after analysts at MZA Consulting clocked 7% sequential growth in calendar Q2 ...  Continue Reading

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    Symantec reduces distie numbers

    One of Symantec’s distribution partners will have ended its relationship with the vendor before the end of the year as it works through the last fortnight of its notice period. Although the identity of the partner to be axed will remain under wraps...  Continue Reading

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    McAfee UK channel boss outlines plans to extend reseller capabilities

    McAfee is looking to expand and fine-tune its reseller base in order to move its core base beyond just anti-virus products. Spearheading the overhaul of the partner base is UK and Ireland channel director Jill Henry who has been in the job for five...  Continue Reading

  • December 09, 2009 09 Dec'09

    Tech trader: Ecotek customers save money on standby

    Once in a while, an idea that is pitched to the entrepreneurs seated in leather chairs flanked by piles of their own cash on Dragon’s Den is for a product that actually makes sense. On the one hand, the BBC programme manages to attract a fair few ...  Continue Reading