Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • January 28, 2011 28 Jan'11

    KCOM forecasts Public Sector Network strength

    In an interim management statement released to the City today, network integrator KCOM has revealed that its trading over the past months has been in line with market expectations and talked up the Public Sector Network (PSN) project.

  • January 27, 2011 27 Jan'11

    Avnet posts Q2 rise in sales and profits

    Avnet recorded a double digit rise in sales and profits for its fiscal second quarter fuelled by a rise in tech spending and acquisitions.

  • January 27, 2011 27 Jan'11

    ShoreTel CEO pledges profitability by Q4

    IP telephony vendor ShoreTel returned a GAAP net loss for its fiscal Q2, but an otherwise sound quarterly performance coupled with healthy revenue figures has led new CEO Peter Blackmore to say the company will be profitable by Q4.

  • January 27, 2011 27 Jan'11

    BSkyB buys The Cloud

    As predicted earlier this week, media group and ISPBSkyB has added Wi-Fi provider The Cloud to its line-up for an undisclosed sum understood to be under £50m.

  • January 26, 2011 26 Jan'11

    Enforce Technology buys Network SI hosting unit

    Security specialist Enforce Technology has acquired the business assets of fallen managed and hosting services SME reseller Network SI in a pre-pack deal.

  • January 26, 2011 26 Jan'11

    Juniper pins future growth on mobile web, clouds

    Juniper Networks has closed off its financial year with a record quarterly performance, booking sales of $1.19bn (£750m), up 26% year-on-year and 18% sequentially, while GAAP net profit grew 31% year-on-year to $190m. Full-year sales were up ...

  • January 26, 2011 26 Jan'11

    O2 launches national Wi-Fi grid

    Mobility and broadband provider O2 has this morning announced plans to deploy a free-to-access public Wi-Fi platform across the UK. The firm said that the network would be open to all customers to access for free, regardless of which mobile or ...

  • January 25, 2011 25 Jan'11

    Network SI calls in corporate recovery firm to solve cash woes

    Network SI has appointed RSM Tenon to help deal with its current financial instability and find a buyer, with the hosting unit likely to be sold imminently as part of a pre-pack administration.

  • January 25, 2011 25 Jan'11

    BT Wholesale to cut prices for ISPs

    BT Wholesale has announced a 25% cut to its Wholesale Ethernet Etherway connection charge for a six month period to the end of July.

  • January 25, 2011 25 Jan'11

    Riverbed adds Avnet to UK distribution stable

    Riverbed is expanding its reach beyond its traditional value added, niche distribution proposition with the signing of Avnet Technology Solutions in the UK.

  • January 24, 2011 24 Jan'11

    Ericom bins Avnet, Exclusive for Computerlinks deal

    Fresh from its recent signings of network monitoring outfit Gigamon and SMB network kit vendor D-Link, Computerlinks has added application access and virtualisation solutions firm Ericom to its line-up after ditching rival Citrix late last year.

  • January 24, 2011 24 Jan'11

    Mayflex adds to networking team

    Networking and security distributor Mayflex has shuffled its networking team, bringing in some new faces and shuffling some existing roles, as part of an attempt to offer more support to its dealer network.

  • January 21, 2011 21 Jan'11

    Comstor handed Tandberg contract as Avnet leaves fold

    Comstor has laughed off Avnet's parting threat to switch sell Tandberg reseller partners to Avaya, as it prepares to join Azlan in distributing the videoconferencing specialist across Europe.

  • January 21, 2011 21 Jan'11

    Cisco names Brocklehurst as UK distribution boss

    Cisco has ushered in a new head of UK distribution with regional sales manager Andy Brocklehurst stepping into the shoes of Gordon Mackintosh, who has left for warmer climes to take a senior role in the vendor's global SME sales programme.

  • January 21, 2011 21 Jan'11

    Polycom profits soar once again

    Video and unified communications specialist Polycom has posted a new sales record for the fourth quarter ended 31 December 2010, as the market for business video technology and applications continues to expand.