Infrastructure & Networkshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2195©2018 Capacity Media60Infrastructure & NetworksWindstream Wholesale increases fibre presence at NJFXWindstream Wholesale is expanding its fibre transport network at NJFX’s Tier 3 carrier-neutral colocation campus at the cable landing station in Wall, NJ.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3814455/Windstream-Wholesale-increases-fibre-presence-at-NJFX.htmlMon, 18 Jun 2018 18:00:00 GMTFirst services ‘ready to start’ on Mexican wholesale networkMexico’s Red Compartida shared wholesale 4G network has connected its first carrier customers.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3814462/First-services-ready-to-start-on-Mexican-wholesale-network.htmlMon, 18 Jun 2018 15:15:00 GMTIRIDEOS buys EnterIRIDEOS, the Italian ICT business and public administration provider, has acquired Enter, the Italian network and cloud services provider.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3814359/IRIDEOS-buys-Enter.htmlMon, 18 Jun 2018 15:00:00 GMTEquinix connecting to ASC cable in Australia and SingaporeEquinix has announced the Vocus-owned Australia Singapore Cable (ASC) will be accessible in its International Business ExchangeTM (IBX) data centres in Singapore and across six metros in Australia.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3814234/Equinix-connecting-to-ASC-cable-in-Australia-and-Singapore.htmlFri, 15 Jun 2018 17:15:00 GMTFlexential launches FlexAnywhere extending hyperscale cloud connectivityFlexential has launched FlexAnywhere a software-defined network fabric that offers high capacity, low latency connectivity from the data centre and cloud, to the edge.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3814110/Flexential-launches-FlexAnywhere-extending-hyperscale-cloud-connectivity.htmlFri, 15 Jun 2018 16:30:00 GMTExclusive: ITW 2019 confirmed for 23-26 JuneInternational Telecoms Week (ITW), the leading annual meeting for the global wholesale telecoms industry, has confirmed the event taking place in Atlanta next year will be held on 23-26 June.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3814232/Exclusive-ITW-2019-confirmed-for-23-26-June.htmlFri, 15 Jun 2018 16:15:00 GMTZTE raising $10.7bn in loans but future still in doubtTwo months after the US issued a denial order on ZTE and more than a week after it agreed a settlement, the company’s future is still unclear.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3814116/ZTE-raising-107bn-in-loans-but-future-still-in-doubt.htmlFri, 15 Jun 2018 16:15:00 GMTNBTC launches spectrum reshuffle optionThe National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has permitted the winners of the upcoming spectrum auction to swap with other operators in 1800MHz slots.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813969/NBTC-launches-spectrum-reshuffle-option.htmlFri, 15 Jun 2018 14:00:00 GMTTPG Telecom and Vocus seek $1.8m from Buzz TelcoTPG Telecom subsidiary AAPT and Vocus’s M2 are seeking $1.8 million in debt from Buzz Telco, the Australian retail service provider that closed its doors earlier this year.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813871/TPG-Telecom-and-Vocus-seek-18m-from-Buzz-Telco.htmlThu, 14 Jun 2018 17:30:00 GMTSuperloop acquires SkyMesh fixed-line database for $1.5mSuperloop has purchased the fibre broadband customer base from the internet service provider SkyMesh, part of the NBN network and a subsidiary of Bigblu Broadband.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813862/Superloop-acquires-SkyMesh-fixed-line-database-for-15m.htmlThu, 14 Jun 2018 17:00:00 GMTEricsson, Intel and China Mobile achieve 3GPP-compliant interoperabilityEricsson and Intel, in partnership with China Mobile, have successfully demonstrated the first 3GPP-compliant, multi-vendor standalone (SA) 5G new radio (NR) call.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813853/Ericsson-Intel-and-China-Mobile-achieve-3GPP-compliant-interoperability.htmlThu, 14 Jun 2018 16:00:00 GMTDigital Realty opens 46MW data centre in TorontoDigital Realty has opened the doors to its third data centre in Toronto to support the growing data centre and colocation requirements in North America.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813742/Digital-Realty-opens-46MW-data-centre-in-Toronto.htmlThu, 14 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMTEdgeConneX and Renovo partner on edge data infrastructureEdgeConneX and Renovo, a mobility software company, are collaborating on core software and hardware infrastructure to enable automated vehicles-as-a-service at scale.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813748/EdgeConneX-and-Renovo-partner-on-edge-data-infrastructure.htmlThu, 14 Jun 2018 11:45:00 GMTRackspace launches colocation services to support enterprise transformationRackspace, the data centre and web hosting provider, has launched a colocation service allowing customers to deploy their own hardware in Rackspace data centres.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813551/Rackspace-launches-colocation-services-to-support-enterprise-transformation.htmlWed, 13 Jun 2018 14:00:00 GMTColumbus Business Solutions rebrands as C&W Business in the Dominican RepublicColumbus Business Solutions now operates as C&W Business in the Dominican Republic enabling the delivery of the full suite of C&W B2B services.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813548/Columbus-Business-Solutions-rebrands-as-C-W-Business-in-the-Dominican-Republic.htmlWed, 13 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMTVMware unveils next-gen NFV platform for 5G and multi-cloud networksVMware launches its vCloud NFV-OpenStack Edition 3.0, the next-gen network functions virtualisation (NFV) platform, for communications service providers (CSPs).http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813527/VMware-unveils-next-gen-NFV-platform-for-5G-and-multi-cloud-networks.htmlWed, 13 Jun 2018 12:45:00 GMTJuniper Networks launches routing platform for 5G and IoTJuniper Networks to launch its MX Series 5G Universal Routing Platform - as well as other software innovations to unlock service-creation opportunities.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813518/Juniper-Networks-launches-routing-platform-for-5G-and-IoT.htmlWed, 13 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMTTIM signs deal with unions to lose 4,500 staff and cut hoursTIM’s employees have agreed a 10% reduction in working hours and redundancies for 4,500 of them.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813513/TIM-signs-deal-with-unions-to-lose-4500-staff-and-cut-hours.htmlWed, 13 Jun 2018 10:45:00 GMTZTE faces closure again after senators rebel against TrumpPresident Donald Trump’s deal with Chinese vendor ZTE could be blocked by his Republican allies in the US Senate – as well as their Democrat opponents.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813512/ZTE-faces-closure-again-after-senators-rebel-against-Trump.htmlWed, 13 Jun 2018 10:00:00 GMTGARR picks Infinera to power research and education networkGruppo per l'Armonizzazione delle Reti della Ricerca (GARR), Italy's national research and education network, has deployed Infinera’s Cloud Xpress 2 to meet the growing bandwidth demands of science computing applications.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813292/GARR-picks-Infinera-to-power-research-and-education-network.htmlTue, 12 Jun 2018 13:30:00 GMTBICS selects Netcracker’s OSS solution to optimise its network capabilitiesBelgacom International Carrier Services (BICS) has selected Netcracker’s service, network and infrastructure solution.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813287/BICS-selects-Netcrackers-OSS-solution-to-optimise-its-network-capabilities.htmlTue, 12 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMTNTT Com deploys Microsoft Azure Stack in Hong KongNTT Communications (NTT Com) is launching its managed Microsoft Azure Stack solution in Hong Kong.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813274/NTT-Com-deploys-Microsoft-Azure-Stack-in-Hong-Kong.htmlTue, 12 Jun 2018 11:30:00 GMTInfomart enhances capacity at new Ashburn facilityInfomart Data Centers has completed the first of six new data centre suites at its Ashburn facility in Virginia.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3813080/Infomart-enhances-capacity-at-new-Ashburn-facility.htmlMon, 11 Jun 2018 16:15:00 GMTVestberg to head the ‘V-team’ as new CEO of VerizonFormer Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg will take over from Lowell McAdam as group CEO of Verizon at the beginning of August.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3812971/Vestberg-to-head-the-V-team-as-new-CEO-of-Verizon.htmlMon, 11 Jun 2018 13:15:00 GMTDigicel rolls out $3m LTE network in AnguillaPan-Caribbean operator Digicel has launched its 4G LTE network on the island of Anguilla to meet the growing demands for improved wireless and broadband connectivity.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3812866/Digicel-rolls-out-3m-LTE-network-in-Anguilla.htmlMon, 11 Jun 2018 11:45:00 GMTTIM warns falling wholesale prices may hit network separation planItalian regulator AGCom is starting a public consultation on TIM’s network separation plan – but TIM’s CEO Amos Genish is worried about falling wholesale prices.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3812910/TIM-warns-falling-wholesale-prices-may-hit-network-separation-plan.htmlMon, 11 Jun 2018 11:30:00 GMTPrysmian Group relaunches after $3bn acquisitionPrysmian Group is relaunching as a new organisation and beginning the integration of General Cable since closing its $3 billion acquisition.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3812860/Prysmian-Group-relaunches-after-3bn-acquisition.htmlMon, 11 Jun 2018 10:45:00 GMTSprint’s African capabilities boosted with CMC and Johannesburg PoPSprint has enhanced its South African network capabilities after opening a Johannesburg point of presence (PoP), further extending its global wireline backbone network.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3812599/Sprints-African-capabilities-boosted-with-CMC-and-Johannesburg-PoP.htmlFri, 08 Jun 2018 14:15:00 GMTFCC grants SES O3b fleet expansionThe Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has granted SES permission to expand its US O3b fleet in the Medium Earth Orbit (MEO).http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3812516/FCC-grants-SES-O3b-fleet-expansion.htmlFri, 08 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMTBT ousts Gavin Patterson from CEO roleBT has announced that CEO Gavin Patterson will leave later in the year and says it is looking for a successor.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3812487/BT-ousts-Gavin-Patterson-from-CEO-role.htmlFri, 08 Jun 2018 11:15:00 GMT