Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • May 23, 2011 23 May'11

    M&A whizzkid Haas leaves HP Networking

    Marius Haas, senior vice president and worldwide general manager of HP Networking and the driving force behind Hewlett-Packard's acquisitions of EDS and 3Com is among a swathe of executives on the way out as CEO Leo Apotheker shakes up the firm.

  • May 19, 2011 19 May'11

    TalkTalk making progress on restructuring programme

    In its first set of annual results since it demerged from the Carphone Warehouse, TalkTalk has posted revenues of £1.76bn, up 4.6 per cent on fiscal 2010, and statutory pre-tax profit of £57m, over four times higher than last year.

  • May 19, 2011 19 May'11

    Virgin Media Business launches co-location datacentre service

    Virgin Media Business has launched a co-location service in partnership with datacentre operator ICM to offer regional datacentres around the UK. The datacentres will be in Glasgow, Leeds, Birmingham, Farnborough, London, Manchester, Rumford and ...

  • May 18, 2011 18 May'11

    Avaya talks up Nortel features of latest IP Office release

    Avaya has made interoperability with heritage Nortel equipment, and the integration of its enterprise channel partners, a key element of the latest version 7.0 of its SMB IP Office suite, which was released yesterday.

  • May 17, 2011 17 May'11

    Daisy dealers to confront mobility dragons

    O2, Orange and Vodafone distributor Daisy Distribution is planning to thrust its partners into the limelight ate Dragons' Den style deal clinic later this month.

  • May 16, 2011 16 May'11

    D-Link targets specialist video channels with Norbain distie deal

    IP video and CCTV distributor Norbain has signed an agreement to sell D-Link's IP camera and security line-up as well as its wireless networking, routing and switching portfolio.

  • May 16, 2011 16 May'11

    intY pushes partners towards midmarket Lync deals

    Cloud and SaaS specialist and Microsoft technology partner intY has launched a cloud-based unified comms service built around Microsoft Lync, with the intention of highlighting potential midmarket deals to its VAR community.

  • May 12, 2011 12 May'11

    BT ups dividends as profits spike 97%

    BT has increased its full-year dividend by 7% and reported market-beating fourth-quarter results, saying it expects to continue to grow profit and free cash flow, writes Warwick Ashford Profit for the quarter was up 97% to £495m compared with ...

  • May 12, 2011 12 May'11

    Intrinsic hires following Dataplex buy, plans further acquisitions

    Unified comms and cloud reseller Intrinsic Technology has revealed plans to hire up to 30 new heads by the end of the year to support its growth targets and back the recent acquisition of VMware partner Dataplex.

  • May 12, 2011 12 May'11

    Azlan adds AdvaTel Avaya booster package

    Azlan has signed a distribution agreement with Avaya DevConnect partner AdvaTel to supply its InTouch UC add-on for Avaya IP Office.

  • May 12, 2011 12 May'11

    Cisco boss retrenches, slashes growth forecast

    John Chambers has ditched Cisco's annual growth forecast of 12 to 17 percent and pledged to take out $1bn in costs during fiscal 2012 after a torrid third quarter that saw the networking kingpin take a sledgehammer to its troubled consumer business.

  • May 11, 2011 11 May'11

    Meru picks Zycko to target further WLAN growth

    Virtualised 802.11n wireless vendor Meru Networks is to team up with Gloucestershire-based VAD Zycko in an attempt to better address midmarket and enterprise wireless markets.

  • May 11, 2011 11 May'11

    CDG signs UK distribution contract with Egenera

    Infrastructure software management vendor Egenera has appointed application availability specialist distributor CDG to sell its PAN Manager data centre management software package in the UK and Ireland.

  • May 10, 2011 10 May'11

    Microsoft adds Skype to comms portfolio in $8.5bn deal

    Microsoft and Skype have confirmed days of industry speculation after announcing that Redmond is to buy private-equity backed VoIP specialist Skype for $8.5bn (£5.2bn).

  • May 09, 2011 09 May'11

    NetSumo to beef up Brocade service provider support

    Network and storage vendor Brocade has signed an agreement to provide advice, installation and 24/7 support services to ISP, hosting and ecommerce businesses through networking support specialist NetSumo.