Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • December 15, 2010 15 Dec'10

    KCOM boss Renucci resigns

    KCOM Group finance boss Paul Simpson has assumed control of the firm following the resignation of executive director Paul Renucci.

  • December 15, 2010 15 Dec'10

    Comms reseller Arrow buys TMG

    Surrey-based mobility reseller Arrow Mobile Communications has splashed out an undisclosed sum on the assets of phone systems, maintenance and network services outfit TMG.

  • December 14, 2010 14 Dec'10

    Ingram Micro continues to expand mobility line

    Ingram Micro is continuing to expand the roll-out of kitto support its growing telecommunications division, which was given full access to RIM's mobility portfolio earlier this month.

  • December 13, 2010 13 Dec'10

    Redstone to cut jobs as business units merge

    Redstone is set to consolidate its three operating divisions into one trading entity with the loss of around 50 jobs.

  • December 13, 2010 13 Dec'10

    ShoreTel ends hunt for CEO

    ShoreTel has named former president and CEO of IP networking solutions provider UTStarcom, Peter Blackmore, as its new CEO, ending a five month hunt for John Combs' replacement.

  • December 13, 2010 13 Dec'10

    STL sells comms division to Admiral

    Suffolk-based cloud and virtualisation specialist and Microsoft Gold Partner STL Technologies has sold its telecoms division to IT, telephony and facilities management outfit Admiral Group for an undisclosed sum.

  • December 13, 2010 13 Dec'10

    Nortel loses pension fight in High Court

    Nortel has lost its legal battle against the Pensions Regulator in its attempt to make the bankrupt networking vendor liable for a £2.1bn deficit in its pension scheme through a Financial Support Direction (FSD).

  • December 10, 2010 10 Dec'10

    Walsh to join comms services firm Colt in February

    Former Computacenter UK managing director Simon Walsh -who resigned his post in November in order to take his career in a new direction- will take up the role of executive vice president of managed networking services provider Colt's Enterprise ...

  • December 09, 2010 09 Dec'10

    Ciena posts ninth straight net loss

    Optical networking vendor Ciena has posted its ninth sequential net loss in the final quarter of its fiscal 2010, which closed at the end of October.

  • December 09, 2010 09 Dec'10

    Alcatel-Lucent in on pioneering LTE trial

    Alcatel-Lucent and infrastructure outfit Arqiva have teamed up to start a Long Term Evolution (LTE) wireless trial in a remote part of Wales, using parts of the 800MHz spectrum freed up by the digital switchover.

  • December 09, 2010 09 Dec'10

    NTT buying up last DiData shares

    Nippon Telegraph & Telephone (NTT), which acquired systems integrator Dimension Data in July for £2.1bn,is pushing ahead with the purchase of the last few remaining shares in the company. This follows the expiry of a six-week period for the ...

  • December 08, 2010 08 Dec'10

    Calyx CEO Timothy maps acquisition path as 2011 closes in

    Calyx is currently mapping an acquisition strategy but has expressed early interest in building larger economies of scale in existing operations and getting more involved in software and infrastructure management services.

  • December 08, 2010 08 Dec'10

    Silver Peak Betz on CDG distribution appointment

    WAN optimisation outfit Silver Peak is continuing its EMEA expansion with the appointment of former Expand Networks EMEA sales head Mike Betzto the post of vice president of EMEA sales, and the appointment of data centre technology distributor CDG ...

  • December 07, 2010 07 Dec'10

    Daisy numbers show impact of roll-up strategy

    After acquiring numerous businesses during the course of 2010, comms and networking reseller Daisy Group has posted a pre-tax loss of £9.84m on sales of £119.9m, up 288% year-on-year for the six months to the end of September.

  • December 06, 2010 06 Dec'10

    Cisco, BMC team up for enterprise cloud sales

    Cisco and BMC Software have put their marks to a new strategic alliance intended to develop and market large-scale multi-tenant cloud infrastructures.