Network software

  • November 20, 2007 20 Nov'07

    Fortnum & Mason improves store flexibility with new Lan

    Luxury London store Fortnum and Mason has gone to Alfred McAlpine IT Services to deploy a fixed and wireless network as part of a £24m store refurbishment.

  • November 16, 2007 16 Nov'07

    NCP to double client base with Watchguard tie-up

    NCP Engineering, a Nurenburg-based supplier of remote access security systems, aims to double the number of seats using its virtual private network (VPN) client software with an OEM deal with Watchguard Technologies, a global provider of network ...

  • November 16, 2007 16 Nov'07

    Retailers expose consumers to data theft, says survey

    Many large retailers in the UK, US, and Europe are exposing customers to theft of credit card information by using insecure wireless network connections, according to a survey of 3,000 shops in big cities, including London.

  • November 16, 2007 16 Nov'07

    UK reliant on US for innovation

    Six years ago the reseller I was with tried to bring Ingrian Networks into the UK, but there was little interest. Business had been good in the US, so it was disappointing not to get a bigger take-up. Today, I am back with Ingrian Networks and sales...

  • November 01, 2007 01 Nov'07

    M&S outsources IT network to Logicalis for four years

    Marks & Spencer has outsourced its IT network for the next four years to Logicalis to improve its efficiency and agility as well as cut costs.

  • October 31, 2007 31 Oct'07

    EMC buys Voyence

    Storage provider EMC has bought Voyence - a supplier of network configuration software. The purchase extends EMC's competencies in IT service management.

  • October 26, 2007 26 Oct'07

    Pfizer boosts performance in Wan optimisation pilot

    Pharmaceuticals company Pfizer is running a pilot project across three datacentres and six remote sites to optimise its wide area network, as part of a project to improve the performance of software applications across the company.

  • October 25, 2007 25 Oct'07

    Microsoft buys £120m stake in Facebook

    Microsoft has bought a 1.6% stake in social networking site Facebook for £120m - which effectively values the privately held firm at £7.5bn.

  • October 25, 2007 25 Oct'07

    Social networking sites: threats and remedies

    The European Network and Information Security Agency (Enisa) has detailed 17 significant threats to the privacy of users of social networking sites(SNSs). It has also suggested some remedies.