One year after the Snowden revelations, Vodafone has admitted that several governments around the world have placed wires within its telecoms infrastructure in order to listen in to phone calls made over its network.
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Dimension Data’s (DiData) fiscal 2013 carbon emissions dropped by 16 per cent over the previous year, but the ICT services provider is yet to top its 2011 performance.
Unify, a joint venture between Siemens and the Gores Group, will cut 50 per cent of its staff and refocus its product roster away from hardware, following a shift in the overall unified communications market toward software and Cloud services.
Gerry Wilkins has resigned from his post as managing director of Image Design technology (IDT) 24 years after founding the company in 1990.
Ahead of the company’s launch of Kaseya 7.0 portfolio of IT management software, A/NZ MD Dermot McCann outlined his vision of the company’s future across 2014.
A former Avnet and itX staff member has revealed the recent restructure at the distributor was not the first, but the third round of job cuts in as many years.
Avnet Technology Solutions has undertaken a major restructure of its operations in Australia, resulting in significant job cuts as the company reacts to a decline in server and storage sales.
Cisco's senior vice-president of global Cloud sales and go to market discusses the company's plan to help push its ambitious new Cloud platform, InterCloud, through the channel.
With Aastra Technologies under its belt, Mitel Networks Corporation is working towards progressing to become a Cloud business to accommodate the market.
Chorus has unveiled a new set of commercial and copper fibre products, branded ‘Chorus Accelerate’, which it claims will be driven by a multi-million dollar investment in its core infrastructure.
Californian video conferencing company, Tely Labs, has appointed Transition Systems to guide its expansion into the Australian and New Zealand (A/NZ) market through a new distribution agreement.
Distribution Central has introduced a new ordering system to its Avaya Configurator which it claims eliminates the complexities resellers previously had in buying the unified communications (UC) vendor’s hardware.
Purple WiFi has signed a distribution agreement with Wavelink. The deal will see Purple WiFi’s Cloud-based, social WiFi solution added to Wavelink’s portfolio of products.
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Westcon Group's resellers are now being rewarded for the artfulness of opening a deal, rather than closing one.
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Hitachi Data Systems has entered the race to the software-defined datacentre with the launch of Continuous Cloud Infrastructure.
Cisco has predicted a global shortage of more than a million security professionals as it launches its new Managed Threat Defence Service in Australia.
The race is on to create a 'Spotify for video' as almost half of consumers globally watch movies and TV shows online on a daily basis.
Informa plc is merging its Ovum and Informa Telecoms and Media (ITM) businesses under the Ovum brand as part of a “multi-million pound” investment program.
The storied Toshiba laptop brand relaunched globally as Dynabook last year. Kickstarting 2020, the channel-centric vendor has been offering partners a $50 incentive per notebook sold.. Read more