Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • September 30, 2009 30 Sep'09

    KCOM restructuring on track

    Comms provider KCOM Group has claimed its restructuring programme remains on track in a trading update ahead of its next set of financials.

  • September 29, 2009 29 Sep'09

    Brocade channel surge nets Cisco partners

    SAN specialist Kavanagh is to scale back its Cisco relationship after signing up to Brocade's Alliance Partner Network as a Premier Partner. Kavanagh originally signed on to push Cisco's MDS (Multi-layer Data Switch) SAN line-up to develop its ...

  • September 28, 2009 28 Sep'09

    Comstor to share some US channel tips

    Cisco-distie Comstor is to take a worldwide approach to dealing with its reseller channel and reckons it can effectively walk the precarious line between friendly neighbourhood distributor and global broad line monolith.

  • September 28, 2009 28 Sep'09

    Gorringe to exit BT Engage IT at month end

    BT Engage IT has finally broken its silence over the long expected departure of boss Nick Gorringe, who leaves at the end of this month. Speculation about his exit started in July but the reseller and its telco parent refused to confirm or deny such...

  • September 25, 2009 25 Sep'09

    Mitel reports full-year loss after writedown

    Unified communications vendor Mitel has reported a full-year net loss of $193.7m (£120.7m) after booking a non-cash goodwill write-down of close to $290m and a separate $23m charge relating to restructuring activities.

  • September 23, 2009 23 Sep'09

    BNP wades into Nortel redundancy row

    The controversy surrounding this year's job losses at Nortel's UK operation has taken a bizarre turn after the far-right British National Party waded into the row.

  • September 23, 2009 23 Sep'09

    No sign of pick up in PBX market

    The prognosis for the UK PBX and IP PBX market remains gloomy, according to comms analysts at MZA, who have just released their Q2 market figures. During calendar Q2, the overall market declined by 25% year-on-year, reaching just over 538,000 ...

  • September 22, 2009 22 Sep'09

    Brocade rolls out service, support and warranty options for resellers

    Brocade has rolled out a trio of new reseller-facing programmes as it continues to bulk up its new-build networking channel.

  • September 17, 2009 17 Sep'09

    Redstone secures financing to bolster future

    Redstone has secured £6m of financing to enable it to revise some of its debt repayment schedules and help secure the future of the business.

  • September 16, 2009 16 Sep'09

    Contact centres demonstrating more value

    Systems and network integrator Dimension Data has revealed we may be on the “cusp” of a massive change in the contact centre environment,according to findings in its latest Global Contact Centre Benchmarking Report.

  • September 14, 2009 14 Sep'09

    Avaya victorious after lengthy Nortel auction

    Avaya has emerged victorious from the protracted bidding process for Nortel's enterprise unit, walking away with the prize after forking out $900m with an additional pool of $15m for employee retention.

  • September 10, 2009 10 Sep'09

    Secret admirer chats up Redstone

    Comms integrator Redstone has received a preliminary approach from a potential buyer that could result in an offer being made for "all or parts of the group". Redstone announced the approach in a stock exchange announcement this morning.

  • September 09, 2009 09 Sep'09

    BT pushes super-fast broadband in retail store format

    BT is attempting to ramp up awareness of advanced super-fast broadband technologies such as fibre-based connectivity, its BT Vision TV service and other home and business-related applications with the launch of its first dedicated Broadband stores.

  • September 09, 2009 09 Sep'09

    Juniper and Nokia Siemens finalise JV deal

    Juniper Networks and Nokia Siemens Networks are putting the finishing touches to a new Carrier Ethernet joint venture after receiving regulatory approval to push ahead with the scheme.

  • September 09, 2009 09 Sep'09

    Ruckus Wireless looks to expansion and improved support

    Ruckus Wireless is expanding its research and development facilities and aiming to improve its support for its resellers after gaining $12m in its latest round of venture capital funding.