Indian integrator Mindtree has named Mark Wilsdon has joined as Vice President and Head of Sales for UK & EU.
Huawei has opened a Global Finance Centre of Excellence in the city of London. It will become the overall financial risk assessment and control centre for the IT giant.
Logicalis Group, IT solutions and managed services specialist, has appointed ex-CEO of Logica UK Gary Bullard as its new Chief Executive Officer.
Romania-based IT association and cluster in Cluj has appointed Christophe Bajc as its Director, it states.
Perforce Software has entered into a reseller agreement with German IT e-commerce provider Bechtle and under the terms of this deal
Red Hat is increasingly working with specialist ISVs, supporting marketing and expansion into foreign markets. It plans a push on ISV education and support in EMEA next year.
HP is reported to be working on a copier OEM deal with Sharp which will see HP's branding of the Sharp copiers.
The role of Managed Service Providers (MSP) has increased significantly over recent years as companies look to maximise capital expenditure and get better value from item IT spend. With growth rates forecast to continue at 11.3% per year the IT managed services sector remains one of the strongest growth rates in IT & Telecoms.
Bucking the typically soft 3rd quarter, the global service provider VoIP and IMS equipment market totaled $974 million in 3Q13, up 4% sequentially, and up 52% from the year-ago quarter.
Europe is lagging the US in software R&D, but there may be some rising stars among small EU companies.