Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • January 04, 2010 04 Jan'10

    Cloud not yet getting through to CIOs

    Over half of CIOs fail to see how cloud computing can save them money despite the reduction of capital expenditure being a fundamental tenet of the cloud proposition.

  • December 16, 2009 16 Dec'09

    Aruba worldwide channel boss to poach Cisco business

    Former Meru US sales boss Bob Bruce has been handed the post of worldwide channel sales vice president at wireless LAN hotshot Aruba with the express aim of snaffling sales from under Cisco's nose.

  • December 15, 2009 15 Dec'09

    Social apps to take on a corporate flavour

    The influence of consumer-focused technologies on business environments will continue to expand in 2010, albeit with more emphasis on providing business-tailored applications, according to communications experts.

  • December 14, 2009 14 Dec'09

    ANS H1 numbers steady as it calls time on recession

    Cisco gold partner ANS Group has reported flat profits for its half year heralding that performance as robust given the market conditions in the six months up to 30 September.

  • December 14, 2009 14 Dec'09

    Nortel on top of global VoIP charts

    Nortel’s Carrier VoIP and Application Solutions (CVAS) unit is still at the top of the carrier VoIP market despite its parent’s ongoing troubles, according to new research from Dell’Oro, Infonetics and Synergy.

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    Ciena books widening losses but sees growth ahead

    Quarterly net losses at networking vendor Ciena have widened to $26.7m (£16.3m) for its fiscal fourth quarter, and $581.2m for the year ended 31 October after booking a one-off goodwill impairment charge of over $450m, but is forecasting ...

  • December 10, 2009 10 Dec'09

    Sequential growth shows PBX sales could be back on track

    Mirroring sequential growth seen in other areas of the ICT industry, it appears as if the UK market for PBX and IP PBX systems is moving in the right direction once again,after analysts at MZA Consulting clocked 7% sequential growth in calendar Q2 ...

  • December 09, 2009 09 Dec'09

    Cisco boss talks up recovery and hints at further acquisitions

    In a climate where most CEOs shy away from making boldoptimistic statements about the future Cisco’s head honcho has talked of doubledigit growth and acquisitions. Speaking at a financial analyst conference yesterday JohnChambers, CEO of Cisco, ...

  • December 07, 2009 07 Dec'09

    Daisy hit by loss but remains hungry for acquisitions

    Highly acquisitive Daisy Group has posted a loss in its nine-month interim results but indicated that it will continue to expand. Over the course of its current financial year, which ends 31 March, Daisy has carried out a reverse takeover of the ...

  • December 04, 2009 04 Dec'09

    Cisco gets shareholder backing to complete Tandberg deal

    Increasing its offer for Tandberg has paid off for Cisco as it secured backing for its takeover of the Norwegian video conferencing specialist.

  • December 03, 2009 03 Dec'09

    BT pledges £30m to Northern Ireland broadband project

    Major Orders Fuel Fast Growth BT has pledged to invest £30m in the government’s Next Generation Broadband project in Northern Ireland, launched today by enterprise minister Arlene Foster.

  • December 02, 2009 02 Dec'09

    SMB uptake to drive web conference services in 2010s

    Growing SMB adoption rates point to compound annual growth in the web-conferencing market of over 25% during the next five years, according to new research from Frost & Sullivan, which says sales will reach $657.1m by 2014.

  • November 26, 2009 26 Nov'09

    Azlan grabs Cisco Unified Computing Solutions portfolio

    Azlan has taken on Cisco's entire Unified Computing Solutions portfolio to build out its mid-market infrastructure push.

  • November 26, 2009 26 Nov'09

    UK still lagging behind in broadband stakes

    Despite the occasionally bright spot the UK is still lagging behind in the broadband speed stakes with some places still below the 2Mbpsgoal set by the government.

  • November 25, 2009 25 Nov'09

    European performance buoys Blue Coat Q2

    Network application delivery specialist Blue Coat Systems has benefited from improving conditions in both Europe and the US recording sequential growth in its second quarter.