Full-scale outsourcing by telecoms carriers is driving their managed services markets to new heights, says a researcher.
Data centre capacity continues to rise. Digital Realty's 2014 survey of trends across Europe canvassed data centre decision makers in the UK, Germany, France, the Netherlands, and Ireland.
Fujitsu RunMyProcess, provider of platform as a service (PaaS) for business application development, has announced an expansion of its presence in Europe with an opening of a new office in London.
Telecom Italia has announced it has supported the ‘Startup Europe Partnership’ (SEP) as a Corporate Member.
Fujitsu has appointed Michael Keegan as new Head of its business in the UK and Ireland. He will replace Duncan Tait who has been promoted to Head of EMEA, Corporate Senior Vice President.
Tieto has appointed Taneli Tikka to lead its Industrial Internet business which is perceived as a one of the key growth areas for the company, it says.
Polish IT distie ACTION has posted a y/y growth in both revenues and net income for Q1 2014 driven partly by its recent expansion of international business across Europe, it says.
Nimble Storage has announced a distribution deal with Ingram Micro Europe.
Tablet sales are moving up-market, with modem connections becoming more popular and prices rising.
Cisco sees "continued stabilisation" across Europe with order strength in the UK up 7%, Germany up 5%, and northern Europe as a whole up 4%. It has just reported Q3 FY '14, where it says it “executed well as we managed through the transitions in our business and markets, resulting in our financial performance above our expectations”.