Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • July 19, 2010 19 Jul'10

    Nokia Siemens buys Motorola wireless business for $1.2bn

    Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) has today splashed out $1.2bn (£784m) on Motorola's wireless networking infrastructure business in yet another networking mega-deal.

  • July 16, 2010 16 Jul'10

    Polycom powers to new record quarter

    Video, telepresence and voice comms specialist Polycom has broken its previous quarterly sales record, set back in April, after posting revenues of $295m (£191.7m) for the three months to the end of June.

  • July 15, 2010 15 Jul'10

    BT takes knife to partner commission structure

    BT Indirect Channels has incurred the wrath of some partners by overhauling its voice sales compensation structure in favour of new business. At the same time the telco giant has notified Ofcom of numerous cuts to discount and other cost savings ...

  • July 15, 2010 15 Jul'10

    Coalition austerity plan unsettles Datatec

    An interim management statement released today by Datatec has highlighted improving profitability across the group's constituent firms, but the firm warned that the long term impact on its SI division, Logical is, of government austerity measures in...

  • July 15, 2010 15 Jul'10

    ShoreTel CEO John Combs to step down

    ShoreTel CEO John Combs has announced he is to leave the company after posting above guidance preliminary numbers for the quarter ended 30 June.

  • July 15, 2010 15 Jul'10

    NTT buys DiData for £2.1bn

    Japanese communications firm NTT has put £2.1bn on the table in an all-cash offer for Cisco powerhouse Dimension Data. The offer, which represents an 18% premium on DiData's most recent closing price, has already been agreed unanimously and ...

  • July 14, 2010 14 Jul'10

    Datatec's Montanana plans network security roll-up

    Datatec boss Jens Montanana is embarking on an ambitious roll-up of businesses in the security networking space after taking a non-executive seat on the board of AIM-listed BPM software minnow Corero.

  • July 14, 2010 14 Jul'10

    Nokia Siemens emerges as bidder for Motorola network biz

    Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN), rebuffed last year in its attempts to buy Nortel's carrier Ethernet, optical networking, LTE and CDMA assets, has today emerged as a potential acquirer of Motorola's network business, according to claims made by the ...

  • July 12, 2010 12 Jul'10

    Intrinsic Technology hails 2009 profit and sales surge

    Unified comms and managed service provider Intrinsic Technology has navigated through the recessionary waters relatively unscathed, bolstering its top and bottom lines in fiscal 2009.

  • July 12, 2010 12 Jul'10

    BT and CWU pay deal averts strike action

    BT has resolved its pay dispute with the Communication Workers Union (CWU) after agreeing to cough up a 3% rise for each of the next three years.

  • July 12, 2010 12 Jul'10

    Mitel reverses losses after IPO

    Despite a harrowing debut on the stock market, Mitel has posted a profit for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended 30 April, in its first set of financial results released since its recent IPO.

  • July 12, 2010 12 Jul'10

    Prime Minister backs web for all campaign

    The Prime Minister has backed calls to provide universal UK web access as part of a campaign that has been kicked off to get everyone of working age familiar with the internet.

  • July 08, 2010 08 Jul'10

    Talk Talk and BT challenge Digital Economy Act

    The Digital Economy Act is being challenged by Talk Talk and BT as the campaign to beat off the threat of pressuring ISPs to help crack down on illegal downloader's takes another twist.

  • July 07, 2010 07 Jul'10

    Days are numbered for 'unlimited' broadband

    Even before the Advertising Standards Authority review of claims of 'unlimited broadband' has reached its conclusions several players in the industry have called for an end to the misleading description of broadband services.

  • July 06, 2010 06 Jul'10

    BT industrial ballot shelved due to legal issues, says CWU

    The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has shelved the industrial action ballot in BT due to "legal technicalities" that may have rendered the process null and void.