Networks

India investigate Huawei for spying on networks

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

Premier Foods selects Vodafone for telecoms and networking deal

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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

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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

Ofcom identifies spectrum bands that could be used for 5G

New spectrum could expand mobile data capacity by 25 times by 2030
21 Nov 2013

Gartner: BlackBerry’s pain is Windows 8's gain

Microsoft OS is a strong contender for enterprise users says analyst
14 Nov 2013

Peterborough Council signs deal with Cityfibre to create 'Gigabit City'

Businesses and residents will get access to broadband download speeds of up to 1Gbps from summer 2014
13 Nov 2013

Vodafone falls short in 3G coverage, says Ofcom

Vodafone only network to fail to meet obligation to deliver 3G coverage to 90 per cent of UK population
08 Nov 2013

How Qualys network security tools protect University of Westminster from cyber threats

The university's network security officer Ashley Pereira on why the institution chose QualysGuard Cloud Platform to protect against threats
07 Nov 2013

Vodafone and O2 double their London 4G speeds, but still lag behind EE

Network speeds are far higher in the city centre than London’s surrounding areas
01 Nov 2013

LinkedIn spear-phishing campaign discovered

New LinkedIn scam harvests users data for malicious purposes
01 Nov 2013

Mobile, broadband and landline contracts can be cancelled if companies increase prices – Ofcom

New guidance will come into effect in January, protecting consumers and small businesses
24 Oct 2013

ICO fines Ministry of Justice £140k after prison leaks 1,182 prisoner details to families

'Clear lack of management oversight' in evidence, says David Smith
24 Oct 2013

NSA accused of tapping French phones. And the Mexican president's emails

A string of embarrassing new leaks has exposed the extent of surveillance and wire-tapping carried out by the US intelligence agency
21 Oct 2013