• March 22, 2010 22 Mar'10

    CA finds virtualisation security fears have substance

    The security industry has been warning for a while about the dangers of unsecured virtual environments and those fears appear to be justified. According to research carried out by Forrester on behalf of CA the consequences of a widespread move ...  Continue Reading

  • March 22, 2010 22 Mar'10

    Cisco blesses certification management tool

    Cisco has given its blessing to a new channel certification management tool released by ICT training specialist Vortex 6. The networking giant has long played by the tired mantra of being 'easy to do business with', but now seems to have accepted ...  Continue Reading

  • March 22, 2010 22 Mar'10

    Top Nortel exec quits as Ciena deal goes through

    Nortel's chief restructuring officer (CRO), CFO and executive vice president Pavi Binning has resigned from the ailing company after completing the sale of its optical networking and carrier Ethernet business to Ciena on Friday. The sale of ...  Continue Reading

  • March 19, 2010 19 Mar'10

    Promethean outlines post listing potential in letter to resellers

    Interactive whiteboard specialist (IWB) Promethean has written to its channel partners following its flotation announcement to outline what the move will mean for the business. Promethean has been one of few IT companies to emerge at the start of ...  Continue Reading

  • March 19, 2010 19 Mar'10

    Unified comms message is still too complex

    It is some time since the concept of unified communications (UC) became generally known, but it is clear that there has been a lack of education around it because challenging questions are still being asked. This raises the concern that UC has not ...  Continue Reading

  • March 19, 2010 19 Mar'10

    SpiriTel locks down Nessco acquisition

    Business comms provider SpiriTel has forked out £1.2m for Glasgow-based IP telephony specialist and fellow Mitel reseller Nessco in a deal it claims will give it nationwide coverage. The acquisition is the latest in a string of purchases by ...  Continue Reading

  • March 19, 2010 19 Mar'10

    FAST backs speedy passing of Digital Economy Bill

    As the Digital Economy Bill enters its final stages before being made law heading back to the House of Commons for its third reading those representing the software industry have called for speed with passing the legislation. The prospect of the ...  Continue Reading

  • March 18, 2010 18 Mar'10

    Selway Moore creditors likely to be out of pocket

    The prospects for trade creditors of defunct reseller Selway Moore to recover their money looks limited as the available assets for sale appear meagre. The Reading-based HP Gold partner went into administration on 10 March with BDO LLP handing the ...  Continue Reading

  • March 18, 2010 18 Mar'10

    Arrow ECS to beef up security and networking line

    Arrow ECS is planning on beefing up its security portfolio and making overtures at networking and voice vendors after missing out on Cisco's UCS play. It is three years since Arrow hoovered up distributors across Europe - including Access ...  Continue Reading

  • March 18, 2010 18 Mar'10

    OGC ramps up public sector IT auctions

    The Office of Government Commerce (OGC) is promoting even wider adoption of online auctions in the public sector to drive commodity hardware prices closer to the bone. An independent office of HM Treasury, OGC works with central government ...  Continue Reading

  • March 18, 2010 18 Mar'10

    Switch market gains momentum as recovery takes hold

    The latest Canalys market figures on the worldwide enterprise switching market point to gathering economic recovery, with total end-user value beginning to show sequential improvements. Across the full-year, switch shipments totaled $21.7bn, a 14% ...  Continue Reading

  • March 18, 2010 18 Mar'10

    Ericsson tipped to buy LG-Nortel stake

    Nortel's stake in four-year old convergence, mobility and UC vendor LG-Nortel is set to be bought out by Ericsson by the end of the week, according to Reuters. According to reports Ericsson will pick up a 50% plus one share stake in the unit, which...  Continue Reading

  • March 18, 2010 18 Mar'10

    Windows 7 adoption set to grow through 2010

    The sales figures since the October launch have already placed Windows 7 ahead of its predecessor Vista but the market for the OS looks set to expand further this year. According to research carried out by migration specialist KACE, 87% of those IT...  Continue Reading

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