News for ICT (IT & telecommunications) market

  • Kruger & Matz: a 50% increase in sales revenue

    Kruger & Matz is currently the most important brand in Lechpol Electronics’ portfolio (Polish electronics distributor), accounting for 31% of its revenue. In May 2016 the company’s founder, Zbigniew Leszek, handed over the company to his sons. The company relies on investment and… »

  • Netia plans to conquer Polish MVNO market

    Despite many attempts, MVNOs failed to gain a significant position in the mobile market in Poland and to become serious competitors for Polish MNOs Orange, T-Mobile, Plus and Play. Yet, Virgin Mobile (Polish MVNO) still believes that a successful fight with MNOs is possible, as reported by… »

  • Hungarian companies fight against ransomware

    In the last two years, companies operating in Hungary spent almost HUF 500 million (€1.6m) on solutions protecting against ransomware. Simultaneously, according to the latest study by G Data, a half of the respondents claim to have been affected by the malware, reports Budapest Business… »

  • Tech Data signed another agreement with Samsung

    Tech Data, Polish IT distributor, had already been selling Samsung devices such as monitors, multifunction devices, printers, toners, SSD, DRAM and flash memory. Owing to the new agreement, which is valid from January, the company expands its portfolio of Samsung products with smartphones, tablets… »

  • Macro Games and T-Mobile Poland to offer mobile games

    Macro Games, Polish company operating in the games and electronic entertainment market, signed a framework agreement with telco T-Mobile Polska on the cooperation during production and distribution of mobile games. The telecom operator will pay the Wroclaw-based company a monthly wage depending on… »

  • Integrated Solutions partners with Huawei

    Integrated Solutions, an ICT integrator which belongs to the Orange Polska group, has become an authorized partner of Huawei. With the use of Huawei’s technology, IS intends to offer integration services in the area of ​​infrastructure, networks and security. Integrated Solutions… »

  • Almost 1.8m mobile numbers transferred in 2016 in Poland

    More than 1.75 million mobile numbers in Poland were ported to another network in 2016, according to data published by Office of Electronic Communications. The highest number of transferred numbers was observed by Play (P4 operator), which gained more than 295,000 net numbers. However, the result… »

  • BRIdge VC: €450m for Polish tech SMEs

    The National Centre for Research and Development in Poland launched the BRIdge VC program that will support tech companies from SME sector. The aim of BRIdge VC is to support R&D activities and commercialize their results. The fund’s capital was set at €450 million, while half of the… »

  • O2 carried out trials of 4.5G

    In December 2016, MNO O2 Czech Republic carried out its first ‘real environment’ trial of 4.5G technology in Prague. In theory, the internet speeds will reach up to 1.2Gbps. The operator is actively preparing for the advent of 5G in the coming years, however test 4.5G network does not… »

  • Around 800,000 iPhones in the Czech Republic

    Ten years since the launch of the first iPhone in Czech Republic, the number of Apple’s smartphones of all generations varies between 700.000 to 800.000, as reported by itbiz.cz. The Czech operators estimate the share of Apple smartphones users ranging between 5% and 9%. At present, the… »