Africa

StarAfrica Sounds 2015: what if you were the new Star?

Orange launches the 4th edition of the music contest in Africa, on StarAfrica.com, in partnership with Deezer, Believe Digital, Zimbalam, Africa n°1 and Soonvibes StarAfrica supports young talents: In order to promote new African music talents, StarAfrica.com – Orange’s entertainment portal in Africa (http://www.starafrica.com) – is launching the fourth edition of the StarAfrica Sounds...
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Events

Apps World North America 2015

Apps World North America is returning to the tech capital San Francisco (May 12 – 13, Moscone Center) for another year of discussion, debate, networking, partnering and partying! Bringing together 10,000+ developers and leading brands, Apps World North America offers the perfect platform to meet decision makers from across the entire app ecosystem. With...
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Advertising

Seventynine moves towards In-App Ad-serving platform focusing on video

Seventynine- SVG Media Pvt Ltd has announced a move towards positioning itself from being a pure play ad network,to an In-App Ad-serving platform focusing on video. Putting a spin on its patent pending Ad Integration and Monetization Platform appjacketTM, Seventynine is now offering it as an independent technology platform for Ad Serving and Mediation...
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Ericsson

Ericsson partners with Smile Foundation and NASSCOM Foundation to drive education and health initiatives in India

Corporate social responsibility initiatives launched across the education and health sectors in India Programs aimed at increasing employability of youth from underprivileged sections of society and improving primary health care facilities in selected areas Ericsson has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Smile Foundation and NASSCOM Foundation to implement its corporate social responsibility...
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Companies

Telecom Veteran Steve Elfman to join Brite:Bill Board of Directors

Brite:Bill, the billing communications platform provider, announced today that Steve Elfman has agreed to join its board of directors. A proven leader and innovator in wireless technology, Elfman has a wealth of expertises in telecoms applications and Internet business models. His most recent appointment, from which he has just retired, was president of Network...
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Companies

ASC Successfully Implements Contact Center Solution INSPIRATION with Speech Analytics for Dialogo Contact Center in Italy

International Customer Care Company for Automotive Industry with 20 Years of Experience Selects ASC for its Contact Center ASC, a worldwide leading software company with innovative solutions to record, analyze and evaluate communications, today announced the successful implementation of INSPIRATION with Speech Analytics for the contact center of Dialogo, a marketing services, customer assistance...
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International

TI Sparkle partners with DE-CIX in Palermo and launches Sicily Hub

DE-CIX to establish neutral Internet exchange at key landing site for Mediterranean, Africa and Middle East Internet traffic at TI Sparkle’s latest Next Generation Data Center in Palermo TI Sparkle (http://www.tisparkle.com), the International Services arm of Telecom Italia Group, is announcing a new partnership with the world’s leading Internet exchange provider, DE-CIX (https://www.de-cix.net), who...
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DOT

Indian Spectrum Auction Mar 2015 : Operator spectrum allocation list

Indian telecom spectrum auction ended yesterday on higher node with the value of Rs. 109874 crore and auction took around 19 days and 115 rounds. The money which Government will be making is higher than they had made in 2010 auction. 8 telecom operators viz Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Reliance Jio, Reliance communications, Tata Docomo,...
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Telecom Happenings

SIPHON Networks set to accelerate growth with the backing of a substantial equity investment from Finance Wales

SIPHON, an award-winning, Cwmbran–based solutions provider of advanced voice and unified communications (UC) technology, has secured a substantial equity investment from Finance Wales. Since it was established in 2009, SIPHON has achieved impressive organic growth, doubling its revenues year-on-year. The investment from Finance Wales will accelerate the next phase of its growth plan as...
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Telecom Happenings

Reverb Networks joins Nokia Networks in OSS Interoperability Initiative (OSSii)

Self-optimizing network pioneer to gain sustainable access to network operations protocols and data formats from major industry equipment vendors Self-optimizing network (SON) specialist Reverb Networks has signed a bi-lateral agreement with Nokia Networks within the OSS Interoperability Initiative (OSSii) to ensure the future availability and reliability of network data formats for their popular SON...
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Telecom Happenings

Prysmian To Realize The New Strategic Power Transmission Link Between Italy And France On Behalf Of Terna Rete Italia And RTE

Prysmian Will Lead A Consortium Of 7 Companies For The Execution Of The Whole Project, Worth More Than 500 M € In Total (Prysmian’s Share Is Approximately € 200 M) With A Route Of Approximately 190 Km Through The Alps, It Is The Longest HVDC Ever Realised And Will Enable Increasing Transmission Capacity Between...
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International

Audio Analytic launches Global Telecom Partner Programme

Enables patented sound sensing technology to be quickly integrated into new wave of connected home products To help telecoms operators address the growing connected home market, intelligent sound sensing leader Audio Analytic (www.audioanalytic.com) today launched its Global Telecom Partner Programme (GTPP). The program is designed to make it simple for telecoms operators of all...
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Telecom Happenings

Ultrafast Broadband Market Impetus Accelerated by New Wave of Broadband Forum G-PON Certification

Certification enables faster, reliable operator deployment by reducing development, testing, costs and time As demand for broadband speed accelerates, interoperable solutions must be trusted to be compliant out-of-the-box as a prerequisite for rapid service provisioning. The Broadband Forum is witnessing increased global demand for their G-PON testing through its G-PON Optical Network Unit Certification...
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Companies

The Wireless Broadband Alliance Champions Wi-Fi Based Location Services

The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), the industry association focused on driving the next generation Wi-Fi experience, today published a whitepaper supporting the deployment of Wi-Fi location based services (LBS) detailing the business drivers and opportunities for the technology. The penetration of Wi-Fi on mobile devices and proliferation of Wi-Fi networks makes it a key...
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Africa

CommProve Wins Strategic African Networking Monitoring Contract

An African regulator is planning to make the network performance information for specific locations publicly available on their website CommProve (http://www.commprove.com), a leader in end-to-end network management for actionable customer insights, has today announced its working with an African telecommunications regulator to monitor the Quality of Service (QoS) of multiple mobile network operators (MNOs)...
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Events

3rd Annual Network Virtualization and SDN World 2015

Network Virtualization and SDN World 26-28 May, London Informa Telecoms & Media is proud to unite the global SDN and Network Virtualization community for this comprehensive three-day SDN and NFV event for the operator community, packed with case studies from pioneers at the very forefront of SDN and NFV advancements worldwide. Coming together in...
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Events

Communications Minister To Open South East Asia Datacenter And Cloud Conference In Iskandar

As investment agencies worldwide turn their attention to promoting the benefits of their locations for building datacenters or outsourcing, a new player in south-east Asia – Iskandar – is beginning to consolidate its position in this increasingly competitive arena. Next month, government, businesses and international experts will gather in Johor for a regional enterprise...
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