• February 28, 2011 28 Feb'11

    Comms charity Télécoms Sans Frontières heads to Libya

    As a wave ofcivil unrest and revolution continues to sweep the Arab world, emergency telecommunications charity Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF) is providing aid torefugees onLibya's border with Tunisiafollowing Muammar Gadaffi's ...  Continue Reading

  • February 28, 2011 28 Feb'11

    Business groups give Chancellor Budget wish list

    The budget might still be a month away but the wish list is already being put together as different sectors of the economy voice their concerns that the fragile recovery requires more government support.  Continue Reading

  • February 28, 2011 28 Feb'11

    Vodafone forced off the air after break in

    The alarming dependence of modern Britain on technology has once again been laid bare after a break in at Vodafone's Basingstoke data centre, which is thought to have left over three million users without service today.  Continue Reading

  • February 28, 2011 28 Feb'11

    Former Redstone security unit RMS relaunches

    RMS IT Security, the former security resale arm of Redstone Managed Solutions which was sold for £1m in an MBO at the end of 2010, has today officially unveiled new brand identity and formally relaunched itself.  Continue Reading

  • February 28, 2011 28 Feb'11

    Postal service hit with new VAT regime

    Death and taxes. The two certainties in life according to US founding father Benjamin Franklin. Well not to disappoint, the Government has now added VAT to certain postal services as of 31 January.  Continue Reading

  • February 25, 2011 25 Feb'11

    Oracle server sales hammered again in Q4

    Oracle took a severe pounding in the server stakes in the last quarter of 2010, with EMEA shipments down 49% and revenues down 42%. However, having lost position in Q3 to NEC, the vendor did manage to claw its way back into Gartner's list of top ...  Continue Reading

  • February 25, 2011 25 Feb'11

    Productivity's very human limitations

    Productivity is an unwieldy sounding word but it comes up a lot in IT speak, usually as a promise or an outcome. "Increased productivity" is the favourite - well, people are hardly likely to trumpet "decreased productivity" in their business.  Continue Reading