Stories by Carolyn Marsan & vivienne fisher

  • Venture capital brings benefits to local market

    A US study has revealed record investment levels in networking companies. Although the investment is unlikely to be replicated on such a large scale in Australia, it appears resellers must prepare themselves for an even faster rate of change. A recent US PricewaterhouseCoopers study looked at venture capital spending and found that investments in the network industry topped $US6 billion in the third quarter, smashing all previous quarterly records and setting the stage for a historic year in terms of the amount of money spent on Internet infrastructure.