Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • 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.

  • February 04, 2010 04 Feb'10

    Magirus lands Cisco data centre distribution contract

    Magirus has been appointed by Cisco as its first data centre distributor in Europe after landing the contract after undergoing an extensive tender process.

  • February 03, 2010 03 Feb'10

    Cisco heralds economic recovery as profits surge

    Cisco boss John Chambers has heralded "the second phase of the economic recovery" as he lifted the lid on the networking bellwether's second quarter results on Wednesday evening.

  • February 03, 2010 03 Feb'10

    OFT targets Orange T-Mobile merger

    The proposed merger between UK mobile phone networks Orange and T-Mobile could become subject to additional scrutiny after the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) asked the EC to refer "aspects" of the merger to it.

  • February 03, 2010 03 Feb'10

    Riverbed sales fly on virtualisation ramp-up

    Network infrastructure performance vendor Riverbed Technology has posted record fourth quarter sales figures as WAN optimisation technology began to be recognised as a "critical" element of virtualisation installations.

  • February 02, 2010 02 Feb'10

    Five minute interview: Dave Breith, O-bit Telecom

    MicroScope puts its questions to Dave Breith, CEO of O-bit Telecom. What is the best/worst advice you have received and from whom? I don't think I have ever been given any really good or bad advice, but I have worked things out for myself along the ...

  • February 02, 2010 02 Feb'10

    Extreme plans data centre assault as Q2 sales rise

    Network infrastructure vendor Extreme Networks has narrowly exceeded its previous Q2 sales forecast for the three months ended 27 December 2009, posting revenue of $79.4m (£49.8m), a little over $1m above expectations but down 9% year-on-year.