Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • February 16, 2010 16 Feb'10

    Telecoms resellers target for private equity backers

    Evidence of a resurgence in technology M&A activity continues to stack up with the third report predicting a recovery in the market this year arriving in the space of four days.

  • February 11, 2010 11 Feb'10

    Nortel sales net two billion dollars

    The final dismantling of Nortel could take close to two years, the firm announced today, as it revealed that it has so far generated more than $2bn in net proceeds from the sale of its various business units, with another $1bn expected imminently ...

  • February 11, 2010 11 Feb'10

    ntl Telewest relaunches as Virgin Media Business

    Business-to-business network provider ntl:Telewest has relaunched as Virgin Media Business, setting out an ambitious strategy to become a compelling alternative to BT.

  • February 11, 2010 11 Feb'10

    ACS puts down £100m for COA

    Primary care-focused software and services provider Advanced Computer Software (ACS) has splashed out £100m in a cash/debt combination to acquire COA Solutions, which specialises in back office software for both the public and private sector.

  • February 11, 2010 11 Feb'10

    BT pension crisis rears its head as profits surge

    BT's pension crisis has reared its head once again, spoiling otherwise healthy Q3 results as the telco faced down a potential clash with the Pensions Regulator, which has raised concerns over the scheme's £9bn deficit.

  • February 11, 2010 11 Feb'10

    Alcatel-Lucent's problems overshadow Q4 net profit

    Alcatel-Lucent today posted its first ever quarterly net profit since its inception in 2006.

  • February 11, 2010 11 Feb'10

    Gamma signs up to Wick Hill convergence plan

    Wick Hill has added Berkshire-based network operator Gamma Telecom to its line-up as part of an ongoing assault on the networked convergence sector.

  • February 10, 2010 10 Feb'10

    Netgear reverses year-on-year losses

    Networking vendor Netgear is heading back to profitability after posting GAAP net income of $7.9m (£5.04m) for the three months ending on 31 December 2009, up from a GAAP net loss of $7.3m at the end of 2008.

  • February 09, 2010 09 Feb'10

    Mobile data traffic set to grow 39-fold by 2014

    Cisco has provided further evidence that smartphone technology will become a dominant force in the data industry after revealing the results of its Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data Forecast for 2009 to 2014.

  • February 09, 2010 09 Feb'10

    Cisco and Tandberg show off video roadmap

    Cisco and Tandberg have outlined further details of their technology roadmap prior to formal regulatory approval, which is expected sometime during the first half of calendar 2010.

  • February 08, 2010 08 Feb'10

    BT jumps the gun on Cameron broadband pledge

    BT has jumped the gun on the Conservative party's broadband election pledge after revealing it is now in talks with the comms regulator, Ofcom, to open up its underground duct network to allow rival operators to run and manage their own fibre-optic ...

  • February 08, 2010 08 Feb'10

    Daisy buys Managed Communications for £6m

    Acquisitive voice and data services provider Daisy Group has stumped up £6.3m in cash for Notts-based Managed Communications Ltd in its first buy of the new year.

  • February 05, 2010 05 Feb'10

    Mitel hints at channel strategy shakeup as IPO looms

    Canadian comms vendor Mitel Networks has given the industry a brief snapshot of its future strategy, hinting that it may look towards a new class of reseller and revealing troubling facts about its financial health as it heads towards an imminent ...

  • February 04, 2010 04 Feb'10

    Dealers could benefit from carbon confusion

    Carbon management and green IT is pushing its way back up the agenda as the tentative economic recovery kicks in.

  • February 04, 2010 04 Feb'10

    Vodafone data revenues top a billion

    The growing take-up of smartphone devices saw Vodafone's data revenues top £1bn - up 17% year-on-year - for the first time during the quarter ended 31 December 2009.