Networking hardware

  • September 22, 2011 22 Sep'11

    BASF extends BT network contract

    Chemical group BASF has signed a €200m deal with BT for networking 900 BASF sites in more than 80 countries. The contract includes the provision of IP telephony and local network services (managed LAN services) at 300 sites in North and South ...

  • September 21, 2011 21 Sep'11

    The mainframe is not dead

    Despite rumours to the contrary, the mainframe is alive and well even though its pervasiveness has shrunk.

  • September 20, 2011 20 Sep'11

    How to justify the business case for virtual desktop infrastructure licensing

    Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) technology can cut energy bills, increase business agility and improve mobile working flexibility. But licensing cost and complexity can wipe off the financial savings of VDI deployment. Jenny Williams explores ...

  • September 15, 2011 15 Sep'11

    Jeremy Hunt warns UK could fall behind other countries in superfast broadband roll-out

    Jeremy Hunt, culture secretary, has warned that the UK could fall behind other countries in delivering superfast broadband. Hunt also criticised BT over its provision of broadband access, in a speech to the Royal Television Society.

  • September 14, 2011 14 Sep'11

    Cisco halves sales forecast as CEO John Chambers eyes Huawei market share

    Following Cisco Systems' warning it is to halve its sales forecast as it struggles with reduced demand and increased competition, CEO John Chambers said he intends to battle with Chinese network provider Huawei.