Saturday, April 29, 2017

Smartphones help Huawei to 40% revenue growth over H1

Huawei has released financials for the first half of 2016 demonstrating a 40% revenue boost to $37 billion, partly owing to a healthy performance...

AT&T expands NFV and SDN offering worldwide

AT&T has expanded its Network on Demand solutions to now include 76 countries around the world, reports Telecoms.com. The new service is built on the...

SaaS for SMBs: The main meal, not the side salad

We know that telcos are well-placed to sell cloud services to small and medium-sized businesses. Even if they don’t always know it yet, the...

Media and comms growth fueled by telcos

Telcos have accounted for roughly 50% of growth in the media and communications industry, which stood at a £0.4 billion increase to £56 billion,...

Google grows (again) but ‘Other Bets’ cost the giant $1bn

Google has reported its Q2 numbers, continuing a strong run of performances within the technology industry, though efforts to diversify its overall business are...

Are cyber attacks covering up server inadequacies at Pokémon Go?

Pokémon Go users have continued to struggle as the app’s developer Niantic Labs recovers from hacker attacks and unprecedented demand for the game, reports...

Oracle continues efforts to buy its way into the cloud market...

Oracle has announced it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Opower for approximately $532 million, seemingly continuing its efforts to muscle into the...

SAP and Microsoft expand partnership

SAP CEO Bill McDermott (Left) and Satya Nadella, CEO at Microsoft (Right) speaking at SAPPhire Now in Orlando Microsoft and SAP have extended a long-standing...

IBM becomes latest tech giant to join blockchain euphoria

IBM has launched its updated blockchain offering for the financial, healthcare and government industries, on IBM’s cloud platform Bluemix as well as Docker. While blockchain...

Ford invests $180m in Pivotal to bolster software capabilities

US automotive giant Ford has invested $182.2m in cloud software company Pivotal, in a continued effort to diversify its business offerings. The company has stated...