Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • July 28, 2010 28 Jul'10

    Wireless spend forecast to return to growth

    Increased deployment of 4G networks in the coming months will reverse two years of declining revenues in the wireless infrastructure market, according to stats from analysts at iSuppli.

  • July 28, 2010 28 Jul'10

    Virgin Media Business ups sales, buys back shares

    Business communications provider Virgin Media Business has reported a 7.2% increase in sales during the quarter ended 30 June, hitting £152.7m after booking stronger than expected growth in data revenues, up 26.3%.

  • July 28, 2010 28 Jul'10

    Juniper buys mobile security vendor

    Juniper Networks has picked up smartphone and tablet computing security software builder SMobile Systems for $70m (£44.9m) barely a week after CEO Kevin Johnson told analysts the firm planned further market consolidation.

  • July 27, 2010 27 Jul'10

    Azlan handed Tandberg video contract

    Computer 2000's enterprise and networking division Azlan is to take on the Tandberg telepresence, conferencing and mobile video portfolio after being appointed as a UK Channel Development Partner by the firm, which is now owned by Cisco.

  • July 27, 2010 27 Jul'10

    Radware ups sales, profits once again

    Israeli application delivery networking and security vendor Radware turned in another record set of revenues Tuesday, posting sales of $35.2m (£22.64m), up 30% year-on-year, with GAAP net income up to $1.4m, reversing a $1.7m loss in the ...

  • July 27, 2010 27 Jul'10

    Ofcom highlights broadband speed discrepancy

    Average broadband speeds in the UK are increasing, but there still remains a serious discrepancy between advertised speeds and average actual speeds, according to new research from comms regulator Ofcom and broadband monitoring specialists SamKnows.

  • July 26, 2010 26 Jul'10

    Ericsson takes hit from component shortage

    Ericsson, the Swedish networking and comms kit giant, has blamed a components shortage for an 8% year-on-year decline in group sales, indicating that the networking supply chain is still struggling to get back into gear after the global downturn.

  • July 26, 2010 26 Jul'10

    BT goes after cable thieves in new scheme

    BT has responded to the surge in cable thefts across its network with the launch of a nationwide campaign to forensically tag malfeasants and bring them to justice.

  • July 23, 2010 23 Jul'10

    Nokia CEO under fire as profits slip again

    The CEO of Finland-based mobility giant Nokia, Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo, has called for an end to speculation on his future at the firm, which has reached fever pitch after it posted another lacklustre set of results.

  • July 23, 2010 23 Jul'10

    Vodafone returns to growth in June quarter

    Mobility giant Vodafone has booked organic and reported revenue growth for the first time since the recession hit for the quarter ended 30 June, according to an interim management statement released today.

  • July 22, 2010 22 Jul'10

    Azzurri bags BT's Mark Quartermaine as CEO

    Networking services provider Azzurri has bagged the former UK president of BTGlobal Services, Mark Quarter maine, to fill the vacant role of CEO. Quarter main spent only 12months in his previous position, and will start at Azzurri in September.

  • July 22, 2010 22 Jul'10

    Sales, profits down at cautious Colt

    Comms provider Colt Group has said its cautious business outlook during the first six months of 2010 is now giving way to increasing confidence for the coming period.

  • July 22, 2010 22 Jul'10

    BSkyB sells b-2-b comms arm Easynet

    Easynet Global Services, the b-2-b communications and managed network services provider has been sold to private equity outfit Lloyds Development Capital for £100m by current owners BSkyB.

  • July 22, 2010 22 Jul'10

    Comstor inks distie pact with network design firm

    Network design and proposal generation platform developer Netformx is to bolster its European presence and Cisco relationship after signing Comstor to distribute its DesignXpert CCE, Silver and Gold Cisco editions.

  • July 21, 2010 21 Jul'10

    European recovery lags for Juniper in Q2

    Kevin Johnson, the CEO of Juniper Networks, has expressed concern over the pace of the economic recovery in Europe as the networking vendor announced its Q2 results. Speaking on a conference call, Johnson said that European recovery continued to lag.