Networks

"What VMware was to server virtualisation we want to be to network virtualisation" - Pluribus

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But don't mention SDN, says CMO Dave Ginsburg
02 Apr 2014

DCMS issues tender to find ‘superfast’ broadband solution for remaining five per cent of UK

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"Government needs to focus on the hardest to reach communities," claims culture secretary Maria Miller
26 Mar 2014

Building a smarter university

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University of Southampton data centre manager Mike Powell tells Danny Palmer how a string of recent infrastructure projects will benefit students, staff – and the environment
25 Mar 2014

How UEFA changed the rules on cloud

UEFA is more than just a rule-maker and fixture computer. It transmits games across Europe and manages key footballing and event databases, which it has moved towards the cloud. Graeme Burton reports
20 Mar 2014

F1 is a data sport and understanding technology key to a good start - Red Bull Racing

Red Bull Racing's Alan Peasland believes understanding data is the "biggest element" in getting ahead in the early stages of the 2014 F1 season
11 Mar 2014

Cameron pledges £45m to develop internet of things

Prime Minister tells CeBIT trade show that UK and Germany could drive a new industrial revolution
10 Mar 2014

Doncaster and Bassetlaw NHS Trust deploys Brocade solution to aid digital shift

ICT infrastructure manager Nigel Hall tells Computing why the trust opted for the Brocade server solution
04 Mar 2014

Solvay cuts telecoms costs 30 per cent with Ipanema Technologies and BT

System deployed across 30,000 staff
28 Feb 2014

Inside bet365’s £1m business continuity project

Online betting firm explains how it deals with spiky traffic, and the need to upgrade its WAN while maintaining an always-on service
21 Feb 2014

Google Fiber plans expansion into 34 more US cities

Rapid advance could spell serious threat to established telcos
20 Feb 2014

India investigate Huawei for spying on networks

Chinese telecoms firm accused of hacking state-owned systems
06 Feb 2014

Premier Foods selects Vodafone for telecoms and networking deal

Five-year integrated communications agreement includes fixed and mobile voice services and a managed network
29 Jan 2014

City and Islington College drops Cisco for Dell Networking solutions

Move will increase capacity and resilience of IT infrastructure, better supporting 12,000 students and 1,000 staff, says institution's head of ICT services
22 Jan 2014

IBM to invest $1.2bn in 15 data centres to expand push into cloud

Global expansion as IBM attempts to double current capacity
17 Jan 2014

New ‘superfast’ broadband rollout for Scotland

39,000 more homes and businesses to get access to fibre broadband
16 Jan 2014

Vodafone and EE to provide 2G and 3G services in the Channel Tunnel

Mobile operators to offer 4G services in the future
09 Jan 2014

Oracle to acquire SDN start-up Corente

Oracle adds software-defined networking technology to complement cloud computing offerings
08 Jan 2014

Phones 4u selects Cisco's network over HP and Brocade in infrastructure upgrade

Logicalis selected to design and implement the core network for mobile phone retailer
17 Dec 2013

Cloud computing heading for brownouts, warns Cisco engineer

Power systems will struggle to accommodate 120 megawatt data centres, warns Cisco
10 Dec 2013

Tech City gets visa and 300Mbps 4G boosts

Prime minister David Cameron unveils new visa to enable tech experts to work in the UK and £15.5m in funding
06 Dec 2013

Three UK begins 4G rollout

Mobile operator says customers will be able to use UK minutes, data and texts in the US, with no extra charges
05 Dec 2013

Good IT staff hard to find – and Cisco skills harder still

IT director at Skanska also bemoans recruitment firms, saying they send totally inappropriate people for jobs
04 Dec 2013

Huawei indicates US exit as Washington warns South Korea over Huawei kit

Founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei claims the company will quit the US – as Obama administration warns South Korea to avoid Huawei kit, citing 'spying risk'
04 Dec 2013

Scottish Health Board meltdown highlights headaches for IT managers

Report into incident clears IT team of any blame
22 Nov 2013