Industry News

HP may brand Sharp copiers

HP is reported to be working on a copier OEM deal with Sharp which will see HP's branding of the Sharp copiers.

Managed Services growth continues

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.

VoIP and IMS equipment market bounces back

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.

European IT R&D lags US

Europe is lagging the US in software R&D, but there may be some rising stars among small EU companies.

A10 Networks signs new distie in Ireland and Scotland

A10 Networks has signed a distribution deal with value-added distie Espion. Under the terms of this deal, Espion will act as A10 Networks’ distributor of its application delivery controllers in Irish and Scottish markets.

PayTop expands its team

French payment operator PayTop has appointed Alain Deslorieux as Head of Development for the new PayTop prepaid cards offer.

snom appoints new CEO

snom technology, a developer of standards-based IP phones and communications devices, has appointed Brian J. Kelley as its new CEO with worldwide responsibilities, the company announces.

AMS-IX names new CCO

Amsterdam Internet Exchange (AMS-IX) has appointed Mark Cooper as its new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO).

Capgemini wins German federal deal

Capgemini Deutschland GmbH has won three framework agreements with the Data Processing and Information Technology Center (ZIVIT), the internal IT service provider for the Federal Revenue Administration and other federal authorities in Germany.