Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • February 02, 2012 02 Feb'12

    Arrow supply chain back to normal, targets network growth

    Distributor Arrow has said it has largely overcome a number of issues, including the lingering impact of last March's Japanese tsunami that affected the components supply chain during the back half of 2011.

  • February 02, 2012 02 Feb'12

    Cisco reveals details of business revamp at Cisco Live Europe

    Cisco is betting that consolidating its product lines and areas of business will help refocus the networking giant after a year of sluggish financial performance.

  • February 02, 2012 02 Feb'12

    ShoreTel buys M5 to bring hosted comms model to channel

    Unified communications specialist ShoreTel has splurged $146.3m in cash and stock on privately held cloud communications vendor M5 Networks in a bid to beef up its cloud practice and get in front of resellers that are looking to deploy hosted IP ...

  • February 01, 2012 01 Feb'12

    Brocade ramps up partner enablement activity

    Brocade is planning a major ramp up of its partner enablement and education activity in the UK market as it targets more business around datacentre networking, virtualisation and mobility.

  • February 01, 2012 01 Feb'12

    A10 right route for Wick Hill

    Wick Hill has added another new vendor to its bench in the shape of high-performance application networking player A10 Networks, its third signing so far this year after taking on Imation and Silver Peak.

  • January 31, 2012 31 Jan'12

    Kcom on track to reduce debt and grow sales

    Kcom remains on track to reduce net debt and secure long-term growth as the communications specialist continues to keep to the forecasts it made last November.

  • January 30, 2012 30 Jan'12

    Panduit offers Magirus pre-configured infrastructure options

    Data centre specialist Panduit has teamed up with Magirus to get the distributor to carry its products and encourage resellers to sell pre-configured infrastructure systems to users.

  • January 27, 2012 27 Jan'12

    Nokia lurches to billion Euro loss amid smartphone disaster

    The sickness plaguing one time mobility giant Nokia shows no sign of abating after the firm plunged to a full-year operating loss of over a billion Euros, while full-year sales fell 9% to €38.6bn (£32.3bn).

  • January 25, 2012 25 Jan'12

    HP looks for increased networking activity from partners

    Hewlett-Packard is looking for more resellers to sell its networking range in response to moves it has made to simplify its partner programme and extend training and support in that market.

  • January 25, 2012 25 Jan'12

    B2Net reborn under Proact umbrella

    Nine and a half months after it was acquired by Sweden-based storage and cloud integrator Proact, NetApp partner B2Net has rebranded under its parent's name.

  • January 24, 2012 24 Jan'12

    Getronics sold off in KPN shake-up

    Systems integrator Getronics International has been sold by its Dutch owners, KPN, as the telco retrenches in its domestic market.

  • January 24, 2012 24 Jan'12

    Carphone puts Best Buy store venture behind it

    Carphone Warehouse has taken a positive outlook for the final three months of its fiscal 2012 after posting 15% growth in sales in Q3 and closing the book on its doomed big box store venture with Best Buy.

  • January 23, 2012 23 Jan'12

    RIM on brink as CEOs step aside

    Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis, joint CEOs of BlackBerry-maker Research in Motion (RIM) have stepped down, to be replaced by product and sales COO Thorsten Heins. Heins, who joined RIM from Siemens Communications Group in 2007, will be charged ...

  • January 22, 2012 22 Jan'12

    Avaya channel boss Jeremy Butt to step down

    Avaya worldwide channel vice president Jeremy Butt is to step down from his role in March, MicroScope has learned.

  • January 18, 2012 18 Jan'12

    Datatec on track in face of economic turmoil

    Westcon and Logicalis parent Datatec has turned in another strong performance during the four months to the end of December 2011 in the face of poor economic data, sovereign debt issues in Europe and weakening markets.