Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • April 27, 2011 27 Apr'11

    HP trade-in scheme to exploit Cisco refresh cycle

    HP Networking has announced an EMEA trade-in programme on end-of-life Cisco Catalyst and Nexus switching gear, WLAN controllers and routers.

  • April 27, 2011 27 Apr'11

    ShoreTel moves to plug supply chain gap

    Unified comms vendor ShoreTel is moving to plug an emerging gap in the supply chain relating to its IP phone equipment as a result of the Japanese earthquake.

  • April 27, 2011 27 Apr'11

    Nokia cans 4,000 jobs, dumps Symbian on Accenture

    Troubled mobility vendor Nokia is to cut 4,000 workers, mostly in Denmark, Finland and the UK, and will transfer its Symbian software activities - including 3,000 employees - to outsourcing hotshot Accenture.

  • April 26, 2011 26 Apr'11

    Polycom exploits video demand to deliver Q1 earnings spike

    Unified comms vendor Poly com has again capitalised on demand for video and tele presence solutions after posting record sales and profits for the first quarter of its fiscal 2011.

  • April 21, 2011 21 Apr'11

    Three jailed for BT cable theft

    Three men have been convicted in an East London court after stealing BT cable tagged with a newliquid marker from forensic technology outfit SmartWater. This is the first conviction that BT has secured using the technology, which is already widely ...

  • April 21, 2011 21 Apr'11

    Daisy Wholesale shows off new director line-up

    Daisy Wholesale, the reseller-facing arm of expansive business comms firm Daisy Group, has named new sales, operations and finance directors.

  • April 20, 2011 20 Apr'11

    Virgin Media Business lauds public sector wins

    Virgin Media Business managing director Mark Heraghty is talking up the strength of the public sector's appetite for cost effective solutions after first quarter unit sales rose 13.7% to £159m.

  • April 20, 2011 20 Apr'11

    Japan quake to impact Juniper Q2 earnings

    Juniper Networks has forecast some potential disruptionQ2 following the recent devastating events in Japan.

  • April 19, 2011 19 Apr'11

    Barracuda makes lemonade after partner data breach

    Network security and data protection specialist Barracuda Networks has moved to put a recent data breach behind it and put the lessons it has learned into practice.

  • April 18, 2011 18 Apr'11

    Corero sets out Top Layer channel ambitions

    Ahead of this week's Infosec show, buy-and-build security outfit Corero, the new owner of IPS and DDOS solutions vendor Top Layer, has been setting out its ambitions in the channel after signing distie VADition for the UK market.

  • April 18, 2011 18 Apr'11

    Huawei lifts the veil to alleviate western fears

    Secretive Chinese comms and networking kit specialist Huawei, which last week unveiled plans to recruit 500 new staff in the UK, has decided to adopt a "market-oriented" corporate governance structure and has also taken step of opening up its board ...

  • April 14, 2011 14 Apr'11

    Daisy Wholesale puts lid on acquisitions

    Its parent Daisy Group may still have the bit between its teeth, but the firm's channel-facing comms solutions arm, Daisy Wholesale, says it is not planning any further buys as it concentrates on the integration of recent acquisition O-bit Telecom.

  • April 14, 2011 14 Apr'11

    Huawei to double UK headcount by 2014

    Chinese communications firm Huawei is to hire up to 500 staff in the UK over the next three years, effectively doubling its current headcount.

  • April 13, 2011 13 Apr'11

    Blue Coat sales boss to shake-up marketing strategy

    Incoming Blue Coat EMEA sales vice president Marc Andrews has pledged to unleash a shake-up on the vendor's regional go-to-market strategy, saying there were some areas where the company had spread itself "too thinly".

  • April 13, 2011 13 Apr'11

    Comstor SecureLogix deal to address voice security market

    Comstor, the Cisco-specialist arm of network and security distie Westcon, has added voice and unified communications security vendor SecureLogix to its global line card in a bid to establish a presence in the growing voice security market.