Capacity Voice July 2013

25 Jul 2013

Quick trades for a quick buck

On October 5 2012, India was the latest country to experience a 'Flash Crash', as its national stock exchange 'nifty' index fell by more than 15% in a few minutes. The cause was a series of huge orders, processed automatically according to preset algorithms. Nobody knew it was about to occur. Nobody understood why it happened. Nobody knew when it would stop.

09 Jul 2013

Copper thieves caught red handed

In the Berlin district of Treptow Spathsfelde, Deutsche Telekom is waging drone warfare on copper thieves.

03 Jul 2013

Wholesale innovation: leading by necessity

Innovation is not the first topic that springs to mind when thinking about wholesale but international and domestic carriers are showing their retail counterparts how to target innovation where it matters most.

03 Jul 2013

Faster than the speed of sound

In February, Orange and Alcatel-Lucent laid claims to successfully completing the world’s first live trial of 400G. By May, BT and Ciena were boasting of an ‘800G super-channel’. The race to the commercial launch of the next-generation of fibre-optic super speeds is certainly gathering pace in 2013.