• March 31, 2009 31 Mar'09

    Viatel launches home-working package

    Business comms services provider Viatel has launched a home-working package including introductory special pricing in an attempt to help end-users drive down costs during the credit crunch.  Continue Reading

  • March 31, 2009 31 Mar'09

    ComputerLinks 2008 figures - turnover up but income dips

    Security and e-business distributor ComputerLinks has reported its results for last year with turnover increasing but net earnings fell by 15% over the same period.  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2009 30 Mar'09

    Nortel cuts 220 UK staff

    Nortel has today cut 11% of its British workforce, or 220 jobs, with 87 redundancies at its Northern Ireland facility, MicroScope has learned. The cuts were announced as part of the global restructuring effort currently underway at beleaguered ...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2009 30 Mar'09

    Protectionism blamed in demise of NEC Computers Europe

    Former staff at NEC Computers UK have accused management at the European headquarters in France of protectionism and a disregard for other operations in the region, which they claim ultimately cost them their jobs. Last month, the Japanese ...  Continue Reading

  • March 27, 2009 27 Mar'09

    Cybercrime raking in more than drugs

    The amount of money generated by cybercrime now puts it above drug trafficking in revenue terms, with $1 trillion annually being laundered by the criminal fraternity. In a recent US Senate Commerce Committee meeting AT&T’s chief security ...  Continue Reading

  • March 27, 2009 27 Mar'09

    Chinese money could rescue handset market

    With the mobile handset market in freefall in recent months, Chinese telecommunications equipment and network solutions provider ZTE is offering to remedy the global economic slump.  Continue Reading

  • March 27, 2009 27 Mar'09

    Get the facts on insolvency bargains

    One of the consequences of any recession is that an increasing number of companies get into trouble and end up going into liquidation. Whenever a company goes bust, its shareholders, creditors and employees can expect to bear the brunt. ...  Continue Reading