Events

NFV & SDN India Conclave 2017

NFV & SDN India Conclave 2017 Date: 3rd Februray, 2017 Venue: The LaLiT, Mumbai In India – NFV & SDN is the future of Network & critical for transformation of Telco & enterprise network for equipping CTO’s & CIO’s to offer business benefits such as improved network availability, better security, scalability, asset light, agility, cost efficiency as…
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Nokia

Nokia and Ooredoo Algeria achieve transmission rate of 1 Terabit-per-second in Africa’s first field trial of new optical technology

Future deployment will enable Ooredoo Algeria to offer high capacity-based solutions to its subscribers Nokia’s cutting-edge technology was used to achieve 1 Terabit-per-second transmission rate over optical fibre Working in partnership, Ooredoo Algeria and Nokia have successfully achieved a ground-breaking transmission speed of terabits per second over optical fibre in Africa’s first field trial of…
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People Movement

Australian WiFi upstart appoints EMEA Sales Director

Encapto WiFi announced today the appointment of Chris Evans as EMEA Sales Director, marking a significant expansion for the Australia based company. The appointment follows a string of successes and increasing levels of interest in its WiFi management platform in the UK and across the region. Evans brings a wealth of business, technical and sales…
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Companies

New Canadian technology set to deliver faster Internet to underserviced areas

Genesis Technical Systems technology can help achieve new CRTC bandwidth targets Genesis Technical Systems applauds the decision by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) for all Canadians to have access to broadband speeds of 50 Mb/s download and 10 Mb/s upload within 10 to 15 years as a “basic right.” Speaking on the announcement…
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Application

Mobile Data Firm Announces $1.2m App Developer Recruitment Drive

App companies set to receive seven-figure sums through revenue share programme Tutela, the mobile data firm, has launched a $ recruitment drive to sign-up new mobile app developer into its partner programme. With a specific focus on the UK and Western Europe, Tutela is actively signing agreements with mobile app publishers with 1m+ daily active…
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Companies

Newly Certified G.hn Products on Show at CES 2017

HomeGrid Forum members demonstrate how the rate of certifications are accelerating as market demand expands News highlights: Major breakthroughs will be demonstrated at this year’s CES show in Las Vegas. Marvell showcases Wave 2 powerline technology, which both ARRIS and CIG have recently certified to achieve the HomeGrid Forum logo on their products. Wave 2…
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Companies

FTTH Council Asia-Pacific focuses on smart cities as it reveals 2017 conference location

Twelfth annual event will be held in India for the second time Smart Cities and the building of digital economies will become new areas of focus for the FTTH Council Asia-Pacific, as it today announced details of its next Annual Conference and new board of directors which will take the council’s successful fiber roll-out program…
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Companies

Interoute crowned Anglian Water’s champion supplier for customer service improvement initiatives

Company awarded for driving improvements in Anglian Water’s customer relations via its innovative communications software solution Interoute, owner-operator of one of Europe's largest, most advanced networks and global cloud services platforms, has been awarded for its contribution to Anglian Water’s Service Incentive Mechanism (SIM) programme in this year’s Anglian Water Supplier Awards. The SIM, set…
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Companies

Quortus enables Telecom26’s Global Mobile Services Platform

Integrated roaming, security and enhanced data services Quortus today announced that its EdgeCentrix (ECX) technology is deployed at a global scale to enable the Global Mobile Services Platform of Swiss mobile service provider Telecom26 AG. Telecom26 provides customers with “anywhere-you-go” access to over 700 global networks with no need to swap SIM cards and near…
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Operators

Tata Docomo offers New Unlimited Calling Plans

Unlimited STD and Local Calls starting at Rs 148 Tata Docomo, the unified telecom brand of Tata Teleservices Limited (TTL), is now offering customers across Kerala an all new bouquet of “Unlimited Calling Plans” with unlimited STD and Local calls priced as low as Rs. 148. The unlimited calling plan provides pre-pay customers unrestrained voice…
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International

Roshan signs service agreement with SpeedCast to provide Cellular Backhauling support in Afghanistan

SpeedCast International Limited (ASX: SDA), a leading global satellite communications and network service provider, today announced that it has been awarded a multi-year service agreement by Roshan, Afghanistan's leading telecommunications provider, to upgrade its cellular backhaul network to support 3G services over satellite in Zabul province in southwestern Afghanistan. Roshan has more than million active…
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International

Aricent Achieves Amazon Web Services IoT Competency Status

Aricent announced today that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) IoT Competency status. This designation recognizes Aricent for providing deep expertise in IoT that helps organizations implement capabilities for a variety of use cases including smart cities, energy, automotive, transportation, and healthcare. Achieving the AWS IoT Competency differentiates Aricent as an AWS Partner Network…
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Operators

Tata Docomo introduces ‘Simple is the Best’

Post-Pay plans that offers unmatched voice and data benefits at Rs 350  Tata Docomo, the unified telecom brand of Tata Teleservices Limited (TTL), has introduced ‘Simple is the Best’ Post- Pay plans that offer its subscribers unmatched voice and data benefits that take care of the necessary voice and data telecom needs through a simple…
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Mobiles

Lufthansa chooses Naka Mobile to launch its first International Prepaid SIM card

Germany’s largest airline selects Naka Mobile to launch its international ‘Lufthansa Mobile Prepaid Card’ allowing passengers to slash their international roaming bills and stay connected Naka Mobile, a global mobile telecommunication and technology company, today announced that Lufthansa, Germany’s largest airline and a founding member of the Star Alliance, has selected Naka technology to launch…
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International

Nokia and Nedaa to establish innovation and creativity laboratory in Dubai

Professional Communication Corporation, Nedaa, a government corporation specialising in the deployment of wireless communications technologies for Dubai, and the Finnish multinational ICT giant, Nokia, have forged a strategic partnership to establish an Innovation and Creativity Laboratory in Dubai. Set to open by the first half of 2017 at Dubai's Internet City, the laboratory will have…
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Companies

SACE and SIMEST (CDP Group) with BNP Paribas for Prysmian and National Grid: $519 Million for the North Sea Link Project

The world’s longest submarine interconnector SACE and SIMEST (Cassa Depositi e Prestiti Group) and BNP Paribas Corporate & Institutional Banking (CIB) announce the finalisation of export financing of $519 million for National Grid North America, a company of the National Grid Plc Group, the UK’s main electricity and gas utility company, in support of the…
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Operators

Türk Telekom and Argela Announce World’s First Dynamically Programmable RAN Slicing Demonstration in a Commercial Network

Argela and Türk Telekom announce that they have successfully realized world’s first RAN slicing demonstration in a commercial LTE-A network. This will enable Türk Telekom to develop innovative business applications for 5G technologies. Türk Telekom, Turkey’s leading communication and entertainment technologies provider, and Argela, a leading provider of telecommunications solutions for mobile and fixed operators…
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