Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • February 21, 2012 21 Feb'12

    Arbor planted in Exclusive field

    In a move reflecting the growing threat of DDOS attacks, whether by high-profile political activists, national intelligence agencies, or plain old cybercriminals, Arbor Networks has taken its first steps into the world of two-tier channel building.

  • February 20, 2012 20 Feb'12

    BYOD drives demand for UC and collaboration spending

    Unified comms and collaboration has edged past cloud and virtualisation as the technology most in demand from IT directors as the bring your own device (BYOD) trend starts to have serious implications on infrastructure.

  • February 20, 2012 20 Feb'12

    Six Degrees snaps up Ultraspeed

    Mid-market data service provider Six Degrees has been quick to start delivering on its buy-and-build acquisition drive just months after outlining its intentions to grow.

  • February 17, 2012 17 Feb'12

    Avaya IPO date tabled for April, losses narrow

    After a series of delays Avaya's impending IPO, first announced last summer, now looks set to take place in April, according to sources close to the firm.

  • February 17, 2012 17 Feb'12

    Peer 1 migrates to greener pastures

    PEER 1 Hosting, the global online IT hosting provider has completed migration of over 1,600 devices and over 120TB of SAN data from its Fleet location to its new 5,372 square metre green datacentre in Portsmouth.

  • February 16, 2012 16 Feb'12

    Woolhead completes ZyXEL channel line-up

    Broadband networking vendor ZyXEL has appointed former Cisco SMB channel man Andrew Woolhead as its new channel account manager, completing a four strong channel-focused line-up.

  • February 15, 2012 15 Feb'12

    Apple and Samsung slug it out at top of smartphone market

    Apple and Samsung are locked in an epic battle for domination of the smartphone market, shipping 34.4 and 34 million units respectively in the last quarter of 2011, according to Gartner.

  • February 13, 2012 13 Feb'12

    Nimans VARs get the Lync effect

    Comms distie Nimans is attempting to boost channel expertise around Microsoft's Lync unified comms portfolio, and has teamed up with SaaS provider SIPCOM to run a series of training events as part of a "spring offensive".

  • February 13, 2012 13 Feb'12

    Vodafone ponders Cable & Wireless bid

    Vodafone has confirmed that it is in talks with Cable & Wireless Worldwide (CWW) with a view to acquiring the beleaguered comms firm for an as yet undisclosed sum.

  • February 10, 2012 10 Feb'12

    Logicalis added to Janet cloud and datacentre framework

    Education and research network Janet has added Logicalis to a list of approved data centre and cloud services providers which already includes education services provider Eduserv and BPO outfit Liberates well as HP and Dell.

  • February 10, 2012 10 Feb'12

    ZyXEL gets Eclipse hardware deal

    Broadband networking specialist ZyXEL has won a major deal with business ISP Eclipse Internet to supply routers for customers buying its ADSL and FTTC products.

  • February 09, 2012 09 Feb'12

    Timico swallows up Avaya VAR Redwood

    Business ISP Timico has swooped on Avaya and Mitel partner Redwood, which specialises in IP telephony, conferencing and contact centre services.

  • February 09, 2012 09 Feb'12

    Cisco fighting fit again after profits double

    Cisco's painful restructuring programme looks to be paying off with CEO John Chambers going as far as to ignite talk about acquisitions in the coming months.

  • February 06, 2012 06 Feb'12

    InTechnology disputes Gartner datacentre advice

    Hosted services provider InTechnology has disputed claims made by Gartner last year that it is cheaper for end-users to build their own datacentres rather than outsource them.

  • February 03, 2012 03 Feb'12

    DiData first to wear worldwide Cisco telepresence badge

    Network and IT services provider Dimension Data has become the first company to be awarded Cisco's TelePresence Video Master Global ATP certification.