Services©2018 Capacity Media60ServicesEquinix launches new cloud security service to manage encryption keysEquinix announced the launch of SmartKey, its global key management and encryption software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering that simplifies data protection across the cloud., 14 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTTCI strikes wholesale deals with local ISPsThe Telecommunications Company of Iran has struck two further agreements with local internet service providers which will see it share its network with the firms., 13 Mar 2018 11:15:00 GMTLiquid Telecom picks Metaswitch for voice and UC&C service expansionMetaswitch has been chosen by Liquid Telecom to expand the voice and Unified Communication and Collaboration (UC&C) services of the pan-African telecoms group., 12 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTTelenor adds IoT lab and testbeds to Trondheim AI research unitThe CEO of Telenor has opened a laboratory for internet of things (IoT) research and development in the city of Trondheim., 09 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTTelefónica to offer cloud-based VPNs for enterprises in Latin America and EuropeTelefónica is to build a network service platform and cloud-based virtual private network for enterprises., 09 Mar 2018 11:15:00 GMTSparkle moves into cloud conferencing with Join Conferencing partnershipSparkle is moving into the cloud conferencing business in a partnership with Join Conferencing, a Milan-based company., 07 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTParcus promotes Paltel partnershipParcus Group has struck an agreement with Palestine Telecommunications Company (Paltel) to provide training services around product development and lifecycle management in telecoms., 06 Mar 2018 18:00:00 GMTLiquid Telecom cuts costs by using 100% solar for Nairobi data centreLiquid Telecom is moving to 100% renewable power for its data centre in Nairobi, saying up to $44,000 in fuel each year., 06 Mar 2018 11:30:00 GMTChina Unicom and Telefónica create IoT network unionChina Unicom and Telefónica are to combine their services and networks in the internet of things (IoT) to accelerate deployment around the world., 05 Mar 2018 13:15:00 GMTData centre in former Missouri mine to be expanded by 26%Bluebird Network is expanding its underground data centre in Missouri by 26% to 2,000 square metres., 01 Mar 2018 11:45:00 GMTComcast surpasses Fox with a $31bn cash offer for SkyComcast is in talks for a potential $31 billion cash deal to acquire a majority stake in Sky, surpassing 21st Century Fox’s $25.7 billion offer made last year., 27 Feb 2018 14:15:00 GMTTelefónica lines up with Facebook, Google and Microsoft in consumer AI programmeTelefónica has launched an artificial intelligence (AI)-based service for consumers in six countries in association with Facebook, Google and Microsoft., 26 Feb 2018 06:15:00 GMTItalian police ‘raid TIM HQ’, says news agency, as regulator extends Open Fiber enquiryItaly’s markets regulator is extends its enquiry into whether TIM has harmed rival carrier Open Fiber’s entry into wholesale markets., 22 Feb 2018 16:45:00 GMTCourt says no to AT&T’s requests for Trump records in $85bn merger battleAT&T has failed in a court attempt to bring President Donald Trump into its $85 billion battle to buy the media company Time Warner., 21 Feb 2018 18:00:00 GMTCinia, Megaport partner to deliver Nordics direct cloud connectivityMegaport has continued its expansion plans in Europe with a new partnership with Finnish service provider Cinia., 19 Feb 2018 17:00:00 GMTIoT ‘to create 20% of telco revenue by 2025’, says HuaweiTelecoms operators will be making 20% of their total revenue from the internet of things (IoT) by 2025, believes Chinese equipment vendor Huawei., 09 Feb 2018 11:45:00 GMTTRAI aims for $100bn of communication investment by 2022The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) would like to attract $100 billion of investment in the country’s communication sector by 2022, it has revealed amongst its National Telecom Policy 2018 proposals., 08 Feb 2018 14:15:00 GMTBT ‘sharing information with other ISPs’ in move against malicious softwareBT says it has become the first telecoms provider in the world to start sharing information about malicious software and websites on a large scale with other ISPs., 07 Feb 2018 12:30:00 GMTHuawei in 5G vehicle move in Spain and plans £3bn UK spendHuawei says it has demonstrated a 5G vehicle system with Telefónica in Spain and has promised to spend £3 billion in the UK., 06 Feb 2018 12:00:00 GMTSamoa to be TE SubCom base for Pacific subsea cable maintenanceTE SubCom is to build a depot in Samoa as a maintenance centre to service 20 Pacific subsea cable systems., 05 Feb 2018 11:00:00 GMTDatavision links with Silver Peak and 128 Technology to build SD-WAN roleDatavision is partnering with Silver Peak and with 128 Technology in a pair of announcements that enhance its role in software-defined networks., 30 Jan 2018 01:00:00 GMTNewark’s 165 Halsey Street announces AWS Direct Connect availabilityThe Newark, New Jersey, carrier hotel at 165 Halsey Street has become one of the newest locations for AWS Direct Connect in the north-east US., 30 Jan 2018 00:45:00 GMTAlohaNap increases cabinet capacity by 70%1547 Critical Systems Realty’s AlohaNap announced at PTC that it was expanding cabinet capacity at its Hawaii-based facility by nearly 70%., 29 Jan 2018 13:15:00 GMTSteve Smith quits as Equinix CEO over ‘poor judgment’Steve Smith has resigned suddenly as CEO of Equinix for what is described as “exercising poor judgment with respect to an employee matter”., 26 Jan 2018 11:00:00 GMTColt and vXchnge to share data centre footprint in 43 markets worldwideColt’s data centre operation has agreed a strategic alliance with US carrier-neutral data centre operator vXchnge to allow each to share their global footprint., 25 Jan 2018 12:00:00 GMTRussia’s MSK-IX upgrades peering and performance with deal with CoriantRussian internet exchange company MSK-IX has started a programme to build up its peering infrastructure and improve high-speed performance., 25 Jan 2018 12:00:00 GMTCenturyLink launches secure mobile connectivity solution for enterprisesCenturyLink has launched a new set of network security solutions aimed at enabling remote business users to securely connect to internet and private network resources without typically-associated cyber risks., 24 Jan 2018 11:15:00 GMTMegaport launches ‘virtual router’ to interconnect cloudsMegaport has launched a virtual router service that enables customers to connect at layer three without the need to own or manage routers or physical infrastructure., 24 Jan 2018 00:45:00 GMTFiberLight expands network to Virginia’s ‘Data Centre Alley’FiberLight is to expand its network from Washington DC to Ashburn, Virginia, to serve an area known by some as Data Centre Alley., 24 Jan 2018 00:30:00 GMTColt to extend SDN service to Hong Kong and SingaporeColt Technology Services has unveiled plans to bolster its software-defined networking offering by expanding into both Hong Kong and Singapore., 23 Jan 2018 11:45:00 GMT