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  • Networking Derailed...

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 06 Feb 2009
  • So Cisco is the latest of the networking giants to start shedding jobs; 6,700 to go, starting with 2,000. Cisco's points to the change in networking and the emergence of cloud computing as a ...

  • The New Digital Britain

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 29 Jan 2009
  • So, you're all probably aware of the report that was issued today by the UK government, titled: "Digital Britain - The Interim Report". Having spent this evening wading through the report ...

  • ProCurve ONE: Cream Laced With Alcohol

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 28 Jan 2009
  • Just back from a ProCurve press event in Chantilly, where we had dinner in the simply magnificent Chateau de Chantilly: So ...

  • 2009 - A Virtual Year?

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 20 Jan 2009
  • I was alerted recently to an interesting conundrum that is VMworld 2009. This is an exhibition, hosted by VMware, taking place next month in Cannes - and you can take a stroll around the virtual ...

  • Down, Down Deeper And Down: The fate of Nortel

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 15 Jan 2009
  • Rock bands are incredibly good at re-inventing themselves. Think of Led Zep's mega-successful O2 gig a year ago, Status Quo back on tour this year, the likes of Deep Purple, Stones etc , all still ...

  • Happy 2009 - Consolidate Through Acquisitions

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 13 Jan 2009
  • So, with all the news of budgets being slashed and people being made redundant in their droves (a kind of ancient farming vehicle) is it appropriate to wish you all a belated happy new year? If the ...

  • Software Bullying - Do It Our Way Or Else... (plus wine tips)

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 13 Dec 2008
  • Been doing some work recently with Sunrise Software in Chessington (they let me out of the zoo) which is into ITSM - a very trad element of the market. Except that Sunrise broke the rules with its ...

  • Enterprise Application Acceleration

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 08 Dec 2008
  • I noted on my mate Den Howlett's blog - - that he'd been interviewing the Chairman of the SAP UK/Ireland User Group, Alan Bowling. Given that I've been doing a lot of ...

  • When Green Isn't Green And The Issues With Sustainability

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 04 Dec 2008
  • Was at the Future of Europe Summit 2008 in Andorra last week: - theme was sustainability and, despite a primarily political crowd there, I made sure that IT got plenty ...

  • Power Consumption Testing - Some Figures

    Steve Broadhead - Broadband Testing 19 Nov 2008
  • Care of my mates at Ixia's test labs in Marlow recently, I took a few D-Link switches, including one from its Green Ethernet range, and ran them through Ixia's IxGreen power consumption measurement ...