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Avnet Management Team in new Reception

Avnet Moves HQ

Technology Solutions has moved from its old office in Bracknell to new UK headquarters in the same town. Avnet has taken one third of the prestigious

Entanet Stephen Barclay

Is Broadband Fit for Purpose?

Wholesale connectivity provider Entanet has raised the issue on its opinion blog site as to whether or not broadband services are a viable choice for

Matt Newing

Newing Wins Entrepreneur Award

Matt Newing, chief executive officer and founder of has won the pretigious EN North West Technology Entrepreneur of the Year Award for 2

Ian Hunter

Zen Plans 5th Annual Partner Event

Zen Internet is planning its 5th Annual Partner event which will include an award ceremony to recognise the success of Partners over the last year amo

Ralph Donohue

Westcon Offers SMART room for Lync

Westcon Group has announced it will offer, through its UCC Solutions Practice, SMART Room System for Microsoft Lync in the UK & Ireland. Microsoft

partnership, deal

MDS Signs $10m MVNO deal

MDS has announced the successful implementation of the latest version of its Customer Management Platform (CMP) for a Tier 1 UK MVNO business provider

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Shorten Joins Sabio

Sabio has appointed former Avaya UK & Ireland Managing Director Lee Shorten as Non-Executive Chairman. “Sabio has an excellent reputation as one o

Andy Davidson, Allegro Network

Allegro Bought by IIX

IIX has announced that it has acquired Allegro Networks. The acquisition of this UK-based software and interconnection company is a significant milest

new appointment appointed

Hamilton-Martin Appointed CEO of Ultra

Ultra Communications has announced the appointment of Justin Hamilton-Martin as Chief Executive Officer. The board of Ultra Communications is expectin

Robin Hayman of SpliceCom

SpliceCom Launches New Apps

SpliceCom are delivering UC in conjunction with the British vendor’s Maximiser OS based IP PBXs and three newly launched apps: Navigate UC, Navigate C


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Comms Business Interactive – October 2014

In This Issue

This month’s features include; a market report on billing services, a feature on contact centres, a special report on data back-up and an article on mobile headsets.



Are You Embracing Change?

SpliceCom’s Director of Marketing & Product Management, Robin Hayman, takes a step back and ponders if the way we work stimulates technological innova


Are You Missing Out On 55 Per Cent Cost Savings?!

Russell Horton, COO at explains the many advantages of switching to MPLS. The face of network communications is changing. Large organis


Five Reasons to Use Secure Workspaces

Dell advocates the use of secure enterprise workspaces in BYOD environments to help organisations balance employee expectations, business goals, IT re


Belt & Braces

Data storage is like most other elements comprising the IT and communications sector in that development and technological achievement have accelerate


Enterprise Megatrends

Editor Ian Hunter comments on new research by Alcatel-Lucent showing three trends significantly affecting the way we communicate: the growth of consum


Using the right tool for the job

Here, Andrew Jones, Marketing Director at Multitone discusses the use of mobile apps in healthcare. Mobile apps have revolutionised the way in which m


Five questions to ask when designing and implementing an in-building mobile communications strategy

The world is undergoing a mobility revolution. New devices, applications and approaches mean that expectations in this area have never been higher. Si


Mobile Data Encryption vs. Performance – do you really have to choose?

It seems as though almost every day there is a new security breach related to data traveling over the Internet. ‘Every day’ might be an exaggeration o


Managing business technology in the mobile age

With the promise of greater productivity and operational agility, businesses are unsurprisingly keen to capitalise on the opportunities provided by “a


CTI in the 21st Century

In the second part of this series of three articles looking at CTI in the 21st Century, Phillip Reynolds, Technology Evangelist & Joint CEO at Oak, lo