Huawei

Huawei Extends Managed Services with Nigeria Bharti Airtel

Huawei today announced it has extended its strategic partnership with Nigeria Bharti Airtel (Airtel) by expanding the managed services coverage to the capital city Abuja and surrounding federal territory. The extension will improve network quality and enhance the Airtel customer experience in the region. Previously operated by a different Managed Services Provider (MSP), this...
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Ericsson

Future consumers to demand more from shared data plans

Future consumers will place further requirements on shared data plans in terms of new services and capabilities, according to a report from Ericsson ConsumerLab. The report shows that the typical shared data plan user will be different in the future, with more data-hungry smartphone users signing up. Consumers are finding it hard to decipher...
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Huawei

Huawei Consumer Business Group Announces 2014 Financial Performance

Focus on High-end Premium Smartphone Strategy Results in 30% Y-O-Y Sales Revenue Growth to USD 12.2 Billion Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) announced its 2014 financial performance. Total sales revenue increased 30% year-on-year to USD 12.2 billion, crossing the 10 billion mark for the first time. Shipment grew by 7.8% to a total of...
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Huawei

Huawei Awarded ‘Extraordinary Contribution to Project Spring’ Prize by Vodafone

Huawei announced that it has been awarded ‘Extraordinary Contribution to Project Spring’ at Vodafone’s 2014 Supplier Awards. Vodafone is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies and provides a range of services including voice, messaging, data, and fixed communications to more than 438 million mobile and 11 million fixed broadband customers. The award recognizes...
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NSN

Bharti Airtel and Nokia Networks to launch ultrafast 4G services in India’s first FDD-LTE on 1800 MHz

Deal marks India’s first FDD-LTE deployment across 6 circles World’s smallest, high-capacity Nokia Flexi Zone LTE Small Cells and professional services will improve capacity and coverage in dense areas Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, has commissioned Nokia Networks to expand its 4G presence...
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Vendors

ZTEPre5G Massive MIMO Base Station Sets Record for Capacity

ZTE’s proprietary multi-user/multi-stream spatial multiplexing technology demonstrated peak data throughput 3 times higher than traditional base stations in pre-commercial field testing ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, strengthened its leadership in 5G innovations by becoming the world’s first company to...
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International

ETL Systems Matrix Routers Installed for Extra Resilience in du IPTV Network

ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF distribution equipment for satellite communications, has provided United Arab Emirates telecom operator du with three RF matrices as it continues to build its IPTV network further. Two 32 x 128 L-band Vortex Matrix systems have been installed and commissioned, with one primary unit going into...
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Alcatel Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent to build FTTH network for Vodacom in South Africa

Alcatel-Lucent’s GPON solution to underpin ultra-broadband network for enterprise, residential and mobile customers of South Africa’s largest mobile operator Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) has been selected by Vodacom, South Africa’s largest mobile service provider, to build a gigabit passive optical networking (GPON) solution to expand Vodacom’s customer base enterprise and residential markets. The new converged network enables Vodacom to provide customers with ultra-broadband needed to access bandwidth-hungry services and applications such as online gaming and streaming video....
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International

SpatialBuzz Launches HDAnalytics+ to Help Operators Improve Customer Satisfaction

Cloud-based customer experience analytics and service monitoring specialist, SpatialBuzz, today launched HDAnalytics+, a major enhancement of its award-winning cloud-based CEM (Customer Experience Management) platform that helps operators improve their networks and increase customer satisfaction. The launch comes on the opening day of the Customer Experience Management in Telecoms Global Summit in London, where SpatialBuzz...
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Events

LTE Latin America 2015

Celebrating its 6th year, LTE Latin America follows on from last year’s hugely successful show, and is returning to Rio de Janeiro in a new venue - Sulamerica Convention Center – with an extended conference programme and new speakers from the whole ecosystem to give greater depth and breadth of discussion around the region’s most pertinent mobile broadband developments. A great new feature...
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Mobiles

DOTGO Reveals Top Three LATAM Mobile Trends in 2015

Mobile messaging innovator DOTGO has predicted the top three trends for 2015 based on its observations from working closely with a number of tier-one operators across Latin American (LATAM) countries such as Mexico, Colombia, and Guatemala. While mobile is now fully integrated into people’s lives throughout the region, the consumer environment in LATAM poses...
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Companies

BICSI India announces the launch of RCDD Training Programme

BICSI, the premier association supporting advancements in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry, announced that the prestigious international qualification, RCDD (Registered Communications Distribution Designer) programme will now be available in India. The training is an intensive hands-on course focused on the design of Structured Cabling systems. The training includes design of telecommunications spaces...
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Operators

Marten Pieters to step down as Vodafone India CEO, Sunil Sood appointed as successor

The Board of Vodafone India today announced that Marten Pieters will be standing down as Managing Director and Chief Executive of Vodafone India with effect from 1 April 2015 and will be succeeded by the Vodafone India Chief Operating Officer, Sunil Sood. After that date, Mr Pieters will continue to remain on the Board...
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International

AsiaInfo opens Delivery Center in Hungary to support European expansion

AsiaInfo, China’s leading telecoms IT supplier, announced the opening of its new European Nearshore Delivery Center (NDC). The NDC – which will support AsiaInfo’s increasing presence in Europe as the company begins a major joint project with Telenor Hungary – will be co-located within Telenor Hungary’s Törökbálint HQ near Budapest. AsiaInfo said it expected...
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Events

Digital Entertainment World, 10-12 Feb, Los Angeles

On February 10-12, Digital Entertainment World (DEW) brings together leading industry executives from games, music, video and publishing to discuss, deliberate, debate and celebrate the issues, opportunities and successes driving the digital entertainment industry. Digital Entertainment World is changing the way content owners, enabling technology providers, digital distribution platforms and CE manufacturers meet and engage. From...
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Companies

ASC to Open New Office in São Paulo, Brazil

Alexandre Martir appointed as Managing Director Brazil ASC, a leading global provider of innovative solutions to record, analyze and evaluate multimedia-based communications, announced it will open a new office in São Paulo, Brazil at Av. Brig. Faria Lima, 1912, Jardim Paulistano – São Paulo – SP. Alexandre Martir has been appointed as Managing Director...
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International

InfiNet Wireless: 2014 was another eventful year

2014 saw another exciting year for InfiNet Wireless and our valued partners and customers. A year in which we saw our company expand its product and service offerings, explore and successfully develop new markets across the globe, and secure a number of high profile, strategic contracts in the process. New Solutions Our biggest technology...
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International

Telstra hits 100G on key Asia-Pac submarine cables

To accommodate the growth of cloud-based data operators and connect the increasing number of data centres managed by service and content providers, Telstra today launched new 100 gigabits per second (100G Wavelength) connectivity across multiple ultra-long haul submarine cable routes globally. Darrin Webb, Chief Operating Officer, Telstra Global Enterprise & Services, said Telstra’s 100G...
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