Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • 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.

  • September 08, 2009 08 Sep'09

    WAN specialists tackle London web outage

    A key pitch in WAN optimisation sales of late is the ability to work remotely, connecting to the office via a VPN over a home broadband connection. However, those relying on BT Broadband for access to office networks had an excuse to put their feet ...

  • September 08, 2009 08 Sep'09

    Orange and T-Mobile plan network merger

    The third and fourth largest mobility providers in the UK, Orange and T-Mobile, plan to merge their networks in a 50:50 joint venture that will create Britain's biggest mobile network.

  • September 07, 2009 07 Sep'09

    Mitel direct talk masks cost cuts

    Suggestions that Mitel UK sales director Enda Kenneally stepped down from her post after falling out with the firm over a move to take more channel business direct are baseless but have served to deflect attention from cost cuts at the vendor.

  • September 04, 2009 04 Sep'09

    In-depth: Mobile market opportunities

    Demand for mobile solutions is at its highest as more and more organisations realise the potential of improved productivity and new ways to interact with customers and partners.

  • September 04, 2009 04 Sep'09

    Mitel sales boss Kenneally steps down

    Mitel has confirmed its UK sales director, Enda Kenneally, is to leave the company to pursue other interests after a review of its top-level management.

  • September 01, 2009 01 Sep'09

    ForeScout launches ConSentry lifeboat

    In the wake of last month’s collapse of network access control (NAC) vendor ConSentry, as reported in MicroScope, competitor ForeScout Technologies has launched a buyback programme to help ConSentry’s existing customers guarantee their investments.

  • August 28, 2009 28 Aug'09

    Redstone sinks to full-year low as boss walks

    Troubled networking integrator Redstone has lurched into its latest crisis, taking another hit after posting a full-year operating losses of £49.7m and parting company with its chief exec five months after his appointment.

  • August 27, 2009 27 Aug'09

    Business security policies muddled in recession

    Application delivery specialists F5 Networks have published research suggesting that nearly half of businesses don’t consider that cutting their IT budgets will increase vulnerability to security threats and are putting greater efficiency ahead of ...