Networks

CIO Interview: Adrian Collinson, Force India Formula One team

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Force India CIO Adrian Collinson explains to Computing how the Formula 1 team gets the most bang for its IT buck, both at the circuit and back at the factory
29 Aug 2013

The office of the future - a rebuttal

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Avaya's Michael Bayer responds to Computing's article on the office of the future, encouraging organisations to think more creatively as to how to use their physical space
28 Aug 2013

PGA European Tour picks Xirrus Wi-Fi over Cisco, HP and Juniper

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Xirrus beat competition because it had fastest deployment time
28 Aug 2013

Amazon down again as problems plague Instragram, Netflix and Vine

'Partial failure of networking device' blamed by company in second outage in a week
27 Aug 2013

GCHQ runs secret Middle East internet surveillance station as part of Tempora

Station intercepts all data that passes through underwater fibre-optic cables
23 Aug 2013

Microsoft apologises for three-day Outlook and SkyDrive downtime

'We realise that we have a responsibility to the customers' says company
20 Aug 2013

Flexible working in practice

Computing recently conducted a 6 week flexible working trial, culminating in a day working in the park using a 4G wireless hub - here the team discuss the results
16 Aug 2013

Cisco to cut 4,000 jobs despite strong quarterly earnings

Networking giant beats analysts' expectations for income and revenues but continues with its restructuring plans
15 Aug 2013

Smart meter roll-out vendors selected in contracts totalling £2.38bn

Telefonica, Arqiva, CGI and Capita all selected for UK mass roll-out
14 Aug 2013

BT Sport chooses Aspera for high-speed file transfer at new Stratford production hub

Transfer and automation platform to handle live sport workflow between BT Tower and new studio
08 Aug 2013

Websites hacked to host child porn, claims Internet Watch Foundation

Foundation claims hacked websites are storing illegal images, and being linked via legitimate adult content websites
05 Aug 2013

O2 COO: 'Our 4G network will be better than EE’s - even though it won't work with the iPhone 5'

O2's 800MHz wavelength is better than EE's 1800MHz system, says O2 COO Derek McManus
01 Aug 2013

O2 to launch 4G in UK on 29 August

Premium pricing: O2's cheapest tariff will be £26
01 Aug 2013

WAN speeds hindered by slow rollout of fibre

Bandwidth struggling to cope with increased demand, suggests Eclipse Internet's Andrew Saunders
30 Jul 2013

Culture secretary urges councils to reveal broadband plans

Maria Miller wants residents and businesses to know what broadband speeds to expect in the near future
29 Jul 2013

BT claims strong fibre broadband figures in the first quarter

BT Retail has clear dominance of Openreach network with market share of more than one-third
25 Jul 2013

EE doubles 4G users to 687,000 - claims it is on target to sign-up one million by 2014

Some 2.6 per cent of its UK customers are now using 4G
24 Jul 2013

Cisco acquires Sourcefire for $2.7bn

Deal will help Cisco to deliver 'pervasive advanced threat protection'
23 Jul 2013

Huawei developing 5G technology with a view to launching in 2020

Chinese telecoms firm has 200 people working on the project
22 Jul 2013

Government to review Huawei's UK cyber security centre

Whitehall seeks to ensure it has right security measures in place
18 Jul 2013

BT acting like a 'vampire death-squid' in rural broadband market

Telecoms giant accused of monopolistic tactics by rivals
18 Jul 2013

AT&T to acquire Leap Wireless for $1.2bn

US telecoms giant will acquire Leap's licenses, network assets, retail stores and five million subscribers
15 Jul 2013

4G speed test to be conducted by end of 2013, says Ofcom

3G networks also to be tested to see what the benefits are of upgrading to 4G
08 Jul 2013

Opinion: why there are a million clouds on the horizon

Lew Moorman, president of Rackspace, explains that no single cloud will be able to fulfil every customer's needs
04 Jul 2013