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Google sends a text on RCS
06 Apr 2018

The mobile industry is excited about RCS, the smart replacement for the 25-year-old SMS. But the industry has been here before, warns Alan Burkitt-Gray, and there are still details to sort out, such as the business model, and whether Apple will join

Five top SD-WAN solutions
12 Mar 2018

Software-defined wide area networks (SD-WAN) offer a range of benefits that make it crucial for any network leveraging new technologies

It’s a WAN-derful World
12 Mar 2018

48% of enterprise respondents at the last WAN Summit event in London said they had plans to implement an SD-WAN service, but were either in the process of selecting a partner or yet to begin the selection

Shaping up for SD-WAN
12 Mar 2018

How is SD-WAN shaping up the changing enterprise network? Is traditional MPLS networking dead? Gareth Willmer reports

Weighing up the M&A options
09 Mar 2018

Consolidation is in the air, but regulators – from the US Department of Justice to the European Commission – have their reservations. Gareth Willmer looks at where the deals are

Choose tomorrow, today
09 Mar 2018

The digital world in which we live today is defined by connections; connections between people and “things”, supported by technology and offering up multiple possibilities. How is Telefónica transforming to capture these opportunities?

Executive forecasts 2018
09 Mar 2018

Key industry figures identify which technology or service will drive the evolving wholesale landscape in the next five years

Market data: 2017 round-up
09 Mar 2018

The carrier wholesale market is an evolving industry with content moving closer to the edge and interconnection bandwidth set to surge. Capacity looks at some key trends from 2017, which includes the increasing threat of DDoS attacks

Technology roadmap: 2018
09 Mar 2018

What are the technology trends carriers will be responding to in 2018? From the rise in packaged capacity to software-defined networking, right down to the increased uptake of Communications Platforms-as-a-Service, we take a look at the emerging technologies likely to be at the forefront over the coming year

20 women to watch in telecoms
08 Mar 2018

In celebration of International Women's Day, Capacity shines a light on 20 of the most prominent women in the wholesale telecoms business.

Regional analysis: Middle east
06 Mar 2018

The sector in the Middle East is in the midst of a decade of strong growth. This has been pushed by a surge in investment and e-government initiatives

Setting the pace with software
06 Mar 2018

Carriers are exploring ways to transform their operations through the power of software. Guy Matthews examines what software can do for wholesale telecoms

And then there were four: death in Indian mobile
16 Jan 2018

The Indian mobile business is looking like an Agatha Christie murder story. In 2014 there were 13 operators in the business in India, from Bharti Airtel with 22.53% of the market down to Quadrant with 0.24%. Soon there’ll be four or five.

GDPR: Know the rules
04 Jan 2018

Would you be able to pay a fine that’s 4% of your global group turnover? Europe’s new data protection rules are important for service providers across the world, writes Alan Burkitt-Gray

Maintaining peak practice
04 Jan 2018

As shopping activity surges at this time of year, what is the impact on carrier security? Gareth Willmer looks at the issues

Subsea cable projects
04 Jan 2018

With a number of subsea cable projects announced in 2017, capacity looks at some of the most innovative ones in the pipeline