Phone systems and unified communications solutions provider ShoreTel has posted a 13% year-on-year growth to $84.5m (€61.2m) for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2014.
The UK tech sector shifted up another gear during the fourth quarter of 2013, with strong inflows of new work driving the steepest expansion of business activity for almost a decade, according to the latest KPMG/Markit Tech Monitor UK report.
US software specialist LogicNets has entered into partnership with a Dutch technology solutions provider ICT Automatisering to reach customers in Western Europe.
Halcyon Software, provider of multi-platform systems management software, has appointed Philip Pearson as its new Senior Sales Manager for Europe.
Comms industry growth in the CIS countries has seen an up-down market which may have delayed investment.
Ericsson and Samsung have reached an agreement on global patent licenses between the two companies.
The sale of IBM's x86 server business this week after a 25% fall in its hardware sales was read alongside Microsoft's good server software results by the channel.
Avnet's Q2 earnings beat management's guidance range and were also up 11.3% on a year-over-year basis. Revenues came in at $7.42 billion, up 10.8% from the year-ago quarter.
Microsoft shares rose after it indicated Q2 commercial sales rising, even though it is also lowering its FY14 (ends June '14) opex guidance range to $31.2bn-$31.5bn from a prior $31.3bn-$31.9bn.
CPA Global, intellectual property (IP) management and software specialist, has announced it has bought a Sweden-based IP services provider Patrafee AB, along with related businesses and IP services products.