Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • April 26, 2010 26 Apr'10

    Cautious operators hit Ericsson, Nokia sales

    Weakened demand for mobile devices in many key markets put a dampener on quarterly results for Scandinavian mobility giants Ericsson and Nokia last week. Swedish Ericsson saw sales fall 9% over the same period in 2009 to SEK 45.1bn (£...

  • April 23, 2010 23 Apr'10

    Riverbed powers to 27% sales growth

    WAN optimisation specialist Riverbed has wrapped up its 24th consecutive quarter of year-on-year revenue growth after sales soared 27% to $112.4m during its first quarter, which closed at the end of March. GAAP net income rose a more modest 10% to ...

  • April 22, 2010 22 Apr'10

    Recession hits Polycom profits as video sales hit new high

    Quarterly net profits at telepresence, video and voice vendor Polycom have slipped 38% year-on-year to $5m as the firm battled through the recession, but sales powered to a new record of $276m - up 23% on the same period last year.

  • April 21, 2010 21 Apr'10

    Juniper's Q1 better than anticipated

    Cisco-challenger Juniper Networks has rounded off a productive first quarter, posting preliminary results that came in ahead of previously detailed expectations.

  • April 21, 2010 21 Apr'10

    Ericsson gets LG-Nortel stake

    Ericsson has picked up Nortel's 50% plus one share stake in its JV with Korean electronics giant LG for $242m (£156.8m) on a cash and debt free basis. Subject to regulatory approval, the profitable mobility and NGN venture will be renamed ...

  • April 20, 2010 20 Apr'10

    ProCurve, 3Com brands to become a memory

    After years of blowing hot and cold over the future of its networking arm, HP ProCurve, Hewlett-Packard has now revealed that the ProCurve brand will disappear from the market and alongside 3Com, will become part of a new business unit called HP ...

  • April 19, 2010 19 Apr'10

    Daisy cuts £17m as acquisitions bloom

    Expansive voice and data services provider Daisy Group has slashed costs of £17m out of the business over the last 15 months, according to a trading update released today.

  • April 19, 2010 19 Apr'10

    Video market set for seismic shifts after Tandberg acquisition

    Players in the nascent video channel expect to see major shifts in the market landscape in the coming months, following the announcement earlier that Cisco has completed the acquisition of Tandberg.

  • April 19, 2010 19 Apr'10

    Cisco closes Tandberg buy as video value erupts

    Cisco senior vice president, Emerging Technologies Business Group, Martin de Beer, has claimed that two thirds of the multi-billion dollar installed collaboration market is held by vendors other than Cisco and Tandberg as the networking giant closed...

  • April 16, 2010 16 Apr'10

    Ingram Micro launches dedicated telecoms unit

    Ingram Micro EMEA has launched a new telecoms distribution unit as it seeks to grab share in the expanding mobility market.

  • April 16, 2010 16 Apr'10

    How consumer trends are shaping UC for business

    March's UCExpo trade show in London provided a forum for industry representatives and customers to come together and discuss the growing influence of unified communications (UC) on the working environment and learn how to take advantage of this ...

  • April 16, 2010 16 Apr'10

    Orange calls in BT to run broadband network

    Orange is to hand off control of its fixed-line infrastructure and broadband services to BT in an attempt to increase its UK coverage and improve the quality of its own services.

  • April 13, 2010 13 Apr'10

    ShoreTel launches TCO calculator

    IP communications vendor ShoreTel has launched a new tool designed to guarantee lowest total cost of ownership (TCO) to prospective customers when compared to rival solutions.

  • April 12, 2010 12 Apr'10

    D-Link expands line-up to target midmarket

    Ahead of a planned channel programme refresh, SMB networking specialist D-Link has launched a new line-up of 802.11n wireless products pitched at midmarket firms, and added new partner sales tools to its online portal.

  • April 09, 2010 09 Apr'10

    Juniper grabs new media content outfit Ankeena

    Juniper Networks has bought into the fixed and mobile video traffic game with the acquisition of new media infrastructure specialist Ankeena Networks for an undisclosed sum.