Network Infrastructure Solutions and Services

  • July 15, 2009 15 Jul'09

    ACS buys StaffPlan

    Advanced Computer Software has acquired StaffPlan for £1.36m in cash and equity to bolster its portfolio in the Primary Healthcare sector.

  • July 08, 2009 08 Jul'09

    ANS numbers up in tough market

    Cisco Gold Partner ANS Group has announced its full-year results, with operating profit up 13% year-on-year to £1.2m on sales of £12.3m.

  • July 03, 2009 03 Jul'09

    C&W looks to exploit user focus on telco costs

    Cable & Wireless believes that with the channel it can make serious gains in the SME market as customers facing the recession review their telecom strategies.

  • July 02, 2009 02 Jul'09

    BSG offloads hardware business unit to BT

    The infrastructure reseller arm of Business Systems Group has been transferred to BT Engage IT by new parent Advanced Computer Software, freeing up £1.1m in annual operating expenses.

  • July 02, 2009 02 Jul'09

    Mobile operators start tug-of-war over T-Mobile

    After Vodafone emerged as a potential bidder for T-Mobile's UK operation earlier in the week, a bidding war now looks set to break out as reports emerge claiming Spanish outfit Telefonica has weighed in.

  • July 01, 2009 01 Jul'09

    Freedom4 confirms Daisy and Vialtus acquisitions

    Freedom4 has conditionally agreed to acquire telecoms reseller Daisy Communications and web hosting and network services provider Vialtus ahead of a proposed share placing on AIM to raise £83m.

  • June 30, 2009 30 Jun'09

    Freedom4 Group to get acquisitive

    Freedom4 Group is embarking upon the acquisition trail and plans to build an independent powerhouse to take on rival telecoms giant BT, say sources close to the situation.

  • June 30, 2009 30 Jun'09

    MPs to probe government broadband tax

    The Digital Britain report is to be investigated by across-party committee in the wake of its launch on 16 June in order to assess if its recommendations are realistic and valid.

  • June 24, 2009 24 Jun'09

    3Com terminates Northamber contract

    3Com has given Northamber its marching orders following a review of the business as sales volumes fell short of expectations.

  • June 22, 2009 22 Jun'09

    KCOM outsources network to BT as it looks to cut costs

    KCOM has signed a deal with BT to outsource the management of its network in a move aimed at cutting costs.

  • June 22, 2009 22 Jun'09

    Cisco eyes simpler channel future

    Cisco has moved to reassure business partners that it is trying to simplify its channel programmes after partners said the complex nature of the vendor's initiatives often meant they were slow to get involved.

  • June 18, 2009 18 Jun'09

    Giddins jumps ship to Brocade

    Brocade has finally confirmed the appointment of ex-Nortel hotshot Amanda Giddins as its new EMEA channel sales director.

  • June 17, 2009 17 Jun'09

    Nortel administrators respond to criticisms

    Nortel administrators Ernst & Young have responded to criticisms levelled at them following the sudden and uncompensated redundancies of 228 Nortel staff at three UK sites in March. In a prepared statement, the administrators said it acted ...

  • June 16, 2009 16 Jun'09

    Nortel partner event picketed as storm grows over job cuts

    Protesting Nortel workers were forcibly removed from a central London hotel last week after picketing a channel partner event to demand an explanation for their treatment at the hands of administrators.

  • June 15, 2009 15 Jun'09

    Cisco resellers warn to deal protection plan

    Cisco partners have reacted positively to the vendor's announcement of a new deal protection scheme, dubbed Channel Bookings Neutrality.