Big Blue to open new London datacentre as part of its $1.2bn investment in its SoftLayer cloud services worldwide.
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US-based cloud security firm CipherCloud is planning to expand into EMEA after receiving a $30m investment from a venture capital firm.
Today, government minister George Osborne promoted the UK's 225 percent tax breaks on R&D, and its new Entrepreneur Visa. He also trumpeted the success of London's Tech City in attracting investment.
The British Business Embassy, set up by UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) to capitalise on global interest in the London Olympics, will hold a Global Business Summit on ICT on 3 August and open an online showcase that will run for six months.
Mike Lynch, who made more than half a billion pounds by selling his company to HP, is apparently planning to turn serious investor. Early signs suggest he is focusing his attention on Cambridge's Silicon Fen
The UK's fast broadband rollout needs an extra billion pounds in private investment if government targets are to be met, academics from the London School of Economics have calculated.The government wants 90 percent of the country to have access to super-fast broadband by 2015, with everyone getting at least some broadband access by that date.
Boris Johnson wants to take control of the development fund responsible for promoting tech investment in 'Tech City', East London, according to a report.The mayor announced his desire to take control of the Tech City Investment Organisation (TCIO) on Friday at the InnoTech summit taking place in the capital.
The networking giant has revealed details of its investment in the Skolkovo Project, a Russian initiative set up to mimic the success of Silicon Valley, as part of its promised $1bn investment in the country
London, Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and more to get investment for high-speed networks...
Toronto is falling behind New York, London and other global cities in transportation planning and investment, Lisa Rochon writes.
HTC has acquired new gaming and video-on-demand content delivery expertise by buying into two companies, OnLive and Saffron Digital.On Monday, the smartphone manufacturer said in a statement that it was making a "strategic investment" in London-based Saffron Digital, which specialises in multimedia content delivery technology.
The US networking giant is focusing on SMEs with its investment of millions in technology, money and manpower, part of which will develop the East London Tech City rival to Silicon Valley
Government-driven investment programme could make Shoreditch the new Santa Clara
A quartet of major technology companies and others will invest in east London as part of a push to make the area a technology hub of global importance, prime minister David Cameron has announced
British PM will announce later today a London 'rival to Silicon Valley' ready for the 2012 Olympics, enticing in new graduates to work with backing from Facebook, Google, Cisco and Intel.
A London School of Economics report suggests that a 15 billion pound (US$22.1 billion) investment in broadband, smart grid and intelligent transport technology could create 700,000 jobs.
A London School of Economics report suggests that a £15bn investment in broadband, smart grid and intelligent transport technology could create 700,000 jobs
There's an old investment adage: When Wall Street sneezes, London catches a cold and some of my UK colleagues are already complaining about 'man flu.' Economic indicators coming out of the UK suggest the technology sector could be in for a rough ride during 2008.
A couple of weeks ago, I presented REST to the IT staff in the London division of a major US investment bank. Out of something like 100 people, only a small number of people had ever heard of REST.
The cash from Intel Capital will be used to get high-speed wireless networks running in London and Manchester by the end of 2007, with six more sites pencilled in for 2008