Software/Apps News

European comms software specialist bought

US-listed CSG International has bought some key assets of Volubill, a supplier of integrated real-time policy and charging solutions to mobile, satellite, and fixed broadband operators, with mainly European customers.

Perforce teams up with Bechtle

Perforce Software has entered into a reseller agreement with German IT e-commerce provider Bechtle and under the terms of this deal

Market ready for near-field apps

The initial near-field communications (NFC) mass-market applications are likely to build on existing communications infrastructure and user behaviour, says a new study.

Irish HQ for compliance biz

EtQ, a Quality, Compliance, and Environmental Health and Safety Management Software company is putting its EMEA Headquarters in Limerick, Ireland, creating 30 new jobs.

Addnode Group buys Finnish cad expert

The acquisition of CAD-Expert Oy’s operations strengthens the business of Addnode Groups subsidiary Cad-Q in the Finnish market. CAD-Expert Oy develops and supplies software for computer-aided design and related consulting and training services.

Proact buys Estonian business

Proact IT Group AB has bought a business line from Elion Ettevõtted AS which specialises in IT infrastructure solutions from Oracle, Hitachi Data systems, Quantum and Symantec.

Signs of recovery in mobile networks

ABI Research finds the overall Mobile Core Network equipment market shows a modest improvement for infrastructure vendors, as the demand for 4G mobile broadband is largely offset by continuing declines in legacy technologies.