Orange Romania reaches 10 million customers

Orange Romania telephony operator has reached 10 M customers, their number having grown by over 5 M in the last three years, the company informed yesterday. ‘Ten million customers mean almost half of Romania’s ... More

Intracom to build wireless telecom network in Syria

–Syria and a Greece’s Intracom yesterday signed an agreement under which the Greeks would build a backup wireless telecommunications network for usage if the country’s telecommunication system stops functioning, ... More

Airbus uses Macedonian software

As of recently, the European air industry giant, Airbus, has been using a highly sophisticated software designed at the Faculty of Engineering in Skopje. In a press release, the Faculty explains this includes a bundle of 20 ... More

Trans Telecom seeks distribution partners

Bulgarian WiMAX operator Trans Telecom has launched TT Partners, a program that will seek to establish new partnerships for the distribution of its products. The program is targeting three types of distribution channels: ... More

Microsoft Innovation Centre Inaugurated

Greece’s Prime Minister Kostas Karamanlis, Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis and Microsoft chairman Bill Gates inaugurated Monday the Microsoft Innovation Centre. Kostas Karamanlis noted that "a society develops and ... More

Intrakat signs new optical fibre network deals

Intrakat signed three new contracts for the construction of Metropolitan Optical Fibre networks with the municipalities of Volos, Leivadia and Argos of a total estimated value of euro 2.40 million (euro 1.33 mil. euro 0.57 mil. ... More

Bill Gates in Athens for accord with Gov’t

Bill Gates will visit Athens next Monday for the opening of an innovative Microsoft centre in the Greek capital, but also for the signing of an important agreement with the Greek government, Athens newspapers reported today. The ... More

Greek Intrasoft wins 2 mln Euro deal in Slovenia, Croatia

Intrasoft International, a subsidiary of Intracom IT Services, has won a contract worth 2 million euro, to supply EMCS (Excise Movement Control System) systems to the finance ministries of Slovenia, Romania and Croatia. The ... More

Slovenian IT market up 10% in 2007

Considering limited number of users, market consolidation could be expected in the future when smaller companies will merge together or will be taken over by larger ones. Slovenian IT market should reach USD 290mn by the end of ... More

Bulgaria 9-mo ICT hardware market tops $659 mln

The Bulgarian market for computer and telecom hardware, including mobile phones and base stations, reached $659.8 mln in January-September 2007, up 21% year-on-year, shows data released by local market research outfit CBN. IT ... More

BRD invests EUR 15 M in IT production centre

BRD Groupe Societe Generale has invested EUR 15 M in its IT production centre based in the Southern part of Bucharest that was opened yesterday, according to Rompres. The IT production centre operates over 50 M transactions every ... More

"DNS" to found company in Serbia

German IT company "DNS" (Digital Network Services) has announced opening of company in Serbia. "DNS" deals with distribution of IT solutions and services, and it also enables data storing, network security and software ... More

U.S. software co VMware opens R&D center in Sofia

The acquisition of the R&D division of Sciant, a software company headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, with engineering base located in Sofia, Bulgaria, by VMware, a U.S. provider of virtual infrastructure software for ... More

Croatian IT consumption to reach HRK 5,9 bln in '07

A study of the independent international analytic company IDC titled "Economic influence of the information technology" showed that Microsoft eco system produces 46% of all jobs in Croatia's IT sector, 'Croatia Today' reports. ... More

Specialized Business System buys BulStar 2000

Specialized Business System has acquired 79% of the capital of BulStar 2000 Ltd, the owner of a general license for carrying out telecommunications. The Bulgarian Export Insurance Agency has taken a decision to pay indemnity ... More

Bulgarian holding co Nortech to IPO in '08

Nortech, the Varna-based IT holding company, said it plans to perform an IPO on the Bulgarian stock exchange in March 2008. The size and manager of the offering are yet to be determined, said marketing director Dobrin ... More

Bulgarian telco Nexcom to invest 20 mln euro in WiMAX deployment

Nexcom, the local telecom start-up, said it plans inward investment of over 20 mln euro through 2009. The investment program will be partially bankrolled by Nexcom itself while the remainder will be provided by the telco's ... More

Intralot close to new contract in Australia

Reportedly, there are numerous reports in the Australian press claiming that the local government intends to award to Intralot a licence in Victoria. Recall that the tender for the award of a licence in Australia’s Victoria ... More

Conference "Cisco Expo" on November 14 and 15 in hotel "Hyatt" in Belgrade

Conference "Cisco Expo" is organized for the seventh year in a row and it cherishes tradition of successful presentation of the lateswt technologies and "Cisco" solutions. This year, on November 14 and 15, in hotel "Hyatt" in ... More

ComTrade in Croatian market

Serbian IT company ComTrade Group has opened a new business center in Zagreb. The center is a part of its daughter firm in Croatia, New Technology. ComTrade owner and CEO Veselin Jevrosimović said that this will be ... More