Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • October 31, 2011 31 Oct'11

    Channel all dressed up for Halloween

    The channel has come out in force for Halloween, with the offices of Manchester-based networking and comms distie Nimans (pictured above) among those resembling scenes from a very busy horror movie as staff dressed up to raise money for the National...

  • October 31, 2011 31 Oct'11

    BT launches broadband recruitment drive

    BT is to recruit 520 new engineers in the UK as it brings forward £300m of investment in its commercial fibre broadband venture, with the bulk being hired from ex-armed forces personnel.

  • October 28, 2011 28 Oct'11

    Smartphone sales boost Samsung Q3

    The success of Samsung's Galaxy smartphone fuelled a 37% increase in its telecom business in Q3 and helped to offset declining sales at its semiconductor and display panel operations.

  • October 28, 2011 28 Oct'11

    Motorola split pays off for strengthening Solutions biz

    Motorola Solutions, the enterprise and public-sector facing networking vendor that split from Motorola Mobility in a velvet divorce at the start of 2011, has turned in a decent performance during the third quarter, with sales rising 10% and net ...

  • October 28, 2011 28 Oct'11

    ShoreTel Q1 revenues up but UK and EMEA may struggle to hit 20% growth target

    Shoretel added more than 1,000 customers and increased its global market share in the Pure IP telephony market as Q1 revenues rose 22%.

  • October 27, 2011 27 Oct'11

    Entanet resellers get access to BE Wholesale services

    Wholesale voice and data comms provider Entanet has signed an agreement to provide BE Wholesale's ADSL2+ broadband connections alongside its BT-based portfolio.

  • October 27, 2011 27 Oct'11

    Retail data booms for Virgin Media, but sales still fall flat

    Double digit growth in retail data sales were not enough to offset declines in retail voice and wholesale voice and data at Virgin Media Business (VMB).

  • October 27, 2011 27 Oct'11

    Sony takes control of smartphone destiny

    Sony has taken full control of its smartphone destiny and sketched out its ambitions for the market after buying Ericsson's stake in the Sony Ericsson joint venture for just over $1bn.

  • October 26, 2011 26 Oct'11

    Loss-making LG smartphone business under pressure

    The challenge facing LG to compete with Apple and Samsung in the smartphone market has been laid bare in its third quarter results which showed a continuing decline in shipments and revenue from its handset operation.

  • October 25, 2011 25 Oct'11

    ZTE makes its move on UK video channel

    Audio-visual and web collaboration VAD Touchline has pledged to shake-up the video-conferencing market after signing an agreement to distribute telepresence, HD video-conferencing, surveillance, digital home and IPTV kit from Chinese network vendor ...

  • October 21, 2011 21 Oct'11

    Colt sales flat in third quarter

    Network services provider Colt has reported flat sales and earnings for the third quarter, with revenues up just 0.6% to €396m. EBITDA was also up 0.6% to €83.4m, buoyed by stabilising voice sales and growth in datacentre services.

  • October 21, 2011 21 Oct'11

    Expand Networks reassures partners it's business as usual

    Expand Networks has moved swiftly to assure channel partners and customers that recent reports of receivers being appointed do not spell the end for the WAN optimisation specialist.

  • October 19, 2011 19 Oct'11

    Juniper profits squeezed in uncertain economy

    The sense of growing unease in global markets has begun to impact the quarterly results of some of the key vendors, with Juniper Networks the latest to report a slight sequential fall in revenues.

  • October 19, 2011 19 Oct'11

    Colt courts cloud disties for white-label service

    Infrastructure provider Colt is on the hunt for distribution partners or cloud aggregators to carry its recently launched Enterprise Cloud, a VMware vCloud datacentre service launched over the summer.

  • October 18, 2011 18 Oct'11

    Former Azzurri boss takes mentoring role at Intrinsic

    Former Azzurri CEO Gordon Matthew, who stepped down from the role in 2010, has popped up at UC and cloud services provider Intrinsic Technology as non-executive chairman.


  • HMRC makes cloud and data progress

    HMRC has shifted half of its systems to virtualised servers, and is nearing completion of a major core system roll out and ...

  • GDPR one year in

    Until recently, no one assumed the ICO would issue large fines for GDPR non-compliance. But that has all changed now that it ...

  • How Antworks is addressing the pitfalls of RPA

    The Singapore-based startup hopes to lower the cost of deploying and maintaining robotic process automation technology with a ...