• March 31, 2011 31 Mar'11

    Dual discrimination banned

    The Government seems to be making cuts everywhere, and not just to budgets and spending. In a move mentioned in the Budget last week, rules that were to be introduced under the Equality Act 2010 have been culled. The changes, if they had been ...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    Former Mitel director appointed as Brocade UK boss

    Brocade has finally filled the gap at the top of its UK management structure with Mitel's former enterprise sales director Marcus Jewell. The UK country manager role was left vacant from October when Paul Phillips exited the data centre networking ...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    Kaspersky UK boss leaves in restructure

    Kaspersky Lab has confirmed its UK managing director Malcolm Tuck is leaving the business following a restructure at the antivirus specialist. The change in the management structure has been made by the firm to secure future growth and comes just a...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    Dixons profit warning: It's the economy stupid

    Is it really any surprise Dixons has announced profits for the year end in April will be at the lower end of analyst expectations? Profits before tax are expected to be around £85m, right at the bottom of estimates that ranged from £85m ...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    ScanSource to carry Motorola wireless gear

    ScanSource has expanded its decade-long relationship with Motorola with the addition of Motorola Solutions wireless networking kit to its UK line card, which it says will broaden its unified communications offering. The distributor, which works with...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    Dixons pins profit shortfall on weak consumer demand

    Dixons is initiating a four point turnaround plan after warning that profits will be at the lower end of analyst expectations as consumer spending remains flaky. In a trading update, the retailer said profit before tax for the year ended April will...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    Accumuli acquires security specialist Boxing Orange

    AIM-listed buy and build strategist Accumuli has forked out £5.48m for IT security firm Boxing Orange Ltd and its subsidiary Webscreen. The ultimate aim for management is to roll up a managed security services specialist and Boxing Orange ...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    NetSuite launches 100% margin cloud programme in UK

    In an effort to get its channel to move quickly towards the cloud NetSuite has confirmed that its 100% margin SP100 programme is being launched in the UK. The scheme was kicked off in the US a year ago and has now arrived on these shores to help ...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    Warburton leaves TCA for fresh challenge

    Keith Warburton has decided to leave the TCA, the trade association he founded 18 years ago, after completing the transition to CompTIA. The TCA was merged into CompTIA last October uniting the trade body with the technology industry association to...  Continue Reading

  • March 30, 2011 30 Mar'11

    CA latest to offer RSA trade-in after hack

    In the wake of this month's embarrassing security breach at RSA, CA Technologies has become the latest rival to launch a trade-in scheme, offering RSA SecurID token customers a one-for-one swap with its own CA ArcotID software package. CA is ...  Continue Reading