Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • 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.

  • October 18, 2011 18 Oct'11

    ShoreTel recruits telco veteran to run EMEA

    ShoreTel has recruited a former Vodafone executive and telco veteran to run its EMEA operations with a brief of driving growth and the wider adoption of integrated IP comms.

  • October 14, 2011 14 Oct'11

    Nortel pension deficit appeal rejected

    An appeal against last December's landmark ruling that Nortel was to be held liable for a £2.1bn hole in its UK pension scheme has today been thrown out in an apparent victory for The Pensions Regulator and many thousands of ex-Nortel workers ...

  • October 13, 2011 13 Oct'11

    Alcatel-Lucent on verge of Genesys sale

    Alcatel-Lucent is understoodon the verge of selling its Genesys contact centre software unit to private equity investors Permira, according to the Financial Times. The unit sits within Alcatel-Lucent's Enterprise division, a sale of which was ...