Industry News

Exclusive to push WhiteHat security

Exclusive Networks is now a distributor for WhiteHat Security, which offers a cloud-based application security testing product portfolio.

SAP announces management changes

SAP has announced a few changes to its management team. The company has appointed Rodolpho Cardenuto as the head of a new Global Partner Operations (GPO) who will drive Board-sponsored initiatives through SAP partners.

Agnosticism is new IT religion

When it comes to providing technology platforms for mobility solutions “being agnostic is the new religion”, was the advice offered to both vendors and channel organisations by Alan Shields, Strategy & Architecture Manager for IT Services, BYOD Project Lead, Cambridgeshire County Council in his keynote address at the CRN Conference on London.

US IP solutions specialist opens office in Germany

US-based supplier of mobile and fixed core networking IP convergence systems and applications Taqua has chosen Darmstadt, in Germany, as the best location to open its EMEA head office.

Europe's comms industry held back by politicians

The EU's obsession with cutting roaming charges is not going to help Europe's comms industry, says a note from researcher Strand Consult. It thinks the industry has not done enough to promote itself to politicians looking for a popular move to justify themselves.

Portuguese digital specialist comes to UK

Portuguese specialist in advanced digital wallet solutions CardMobili has announced an opening of its new office in Mayfair, in the UK. Additionally, it has appointed Rube Huljev as its new International Sales Director.

Alcatel-Lucent losses reduced

Alcatel-Lucent grew revenues marginally to €2.963bn, growing 0.3% year-on-year at constant exchange rates and comparable business areas (Enterprise was a discontinued operation in Q1 2014). Revenues for the Group excluding Managed Services were up 3.9% year-on-year.

Swedish network specialist raises cash

Swedish SDN and network security company Clavister, with clients in the telecom, cloud and enterprise sectors, has completed a directed new share issue of 2,000,000 shares, providing the company with SEK 34m (€3.8m) before reduction of transaction costs.

BT increases services order book

BT says its Global Services integration services division delivered a 9% increase in its order intake this year and it "continues to see double-digit revenue increases in the high-growth regions of the world".