Voice & VoIPhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2196©2017 Capacity Media60Voice & VoIPVoIPX traffic to hit $2.1bn by year-end, reveals BICSA BICS study into wholesale telecoms has found that that while traditional voice is declining, VoIPX traffic is expected to increase by more than 22%, reaching $2.1 billion in value by the year's end.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3768525/VoIPX-traffic-to-hit-21bn-by-year-end-reveals-BICS.htmlTue, 21 Nov 2017 15:00:00 GMTGlobal Carrier Awards 2017 winners are...The 13th Global Carrier Awards saw around 400 members of the community celebrating industry achievements over the last year, with Interoute and Colt Technology Services among the big winners at this year’s event.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3762111/Global-Carrier-Awards-2017-winners-are.htmlWed, 25 Oct 2017 23:30:00 GMTEtisalat launches new bundle offering free international callsEtisalat has launched a new international calling plan for fixed line customers which allow unlimited international calls to a selected country of choice.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761115/Etisalat-launches-new-bundle-offering-free-international-calls.htmlMon, 23 Oct 2017 11:00:00 GMTGlobal Carrier Awards 2017 - Shortlist AnnouncedCapacity is delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2017 Global Carrier Awards.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3756816/Global-Carrier-Awards-2017-Shortlist-Announced.htmlTue, 10 Oct 2017 15:45:00 GMTUK Digital Minister to open Capacity Europe 2017The UK Government’s Minister of State for Digital and Culture, Matt Hancock, will open the largest annual meeting in Europe for the global carrier community next month.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3755236/UK-Digital-Minister-to-open-Capacity-Europe-2017.htmlThu, 28 Sep 2017 14:45:00 GMTEpsilon chooses Dialogic SBC to enhance global interconnect fabricEpsilon Telecommunications has selected Dialogic's BorderNet session border controller (SBC) software to grow its global interconnect and SIP trunk business and improve time to service through virtual SBC automation.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3755113/Epsilon-chooses-Dialogic-SBC-to-enhance-global-interconnect-fabric.htmlThu, 28 Sep 2017 11:15:00 GMTHTI selects Alepo to launch FTTx and VoIP in MyanmarHorizon Telecom International (HTI) has awarded another contract to Alepo to enable the launch of advanced FTTx and VoIP services in Myanmar.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3750779/HTI-selects-Alepo-to-launch-FTTx-and-VoIP-in-Myanmar.htmlWed, 13 Sep 2017 11:45:00 GMTTelenor expands global IPX footprint with PoPs in Miami and AshburnTelenor has established two new points of presence (PoPs) in North America to meet customer demands in a high traffic region by enabling voice- and IPX-based services, including LTE-based signalling and data roaming.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3748520/Telenor-expands-global-IPX-footprint-with-PoPs-in-Miami-and-Ashburn.htmlTue, 05 Sep 2017 18:00:00 GMTBankai names new CTOBankai has announced the appointment of Jay Jayasimha, as chief technology officer.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3747782/Bankai-names-new-CTO.htmlMon, 04 Sep 2017 12:15:00 GMTIDT VoiceHub launches to enhance the value of international voice trafficIDT Corporation has launched IDT VoiceHub, a powerful and flexible outsourcing service, to enhance the profitability and value of their international voice business.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3746819/IDT-VoiceHub-launches-to-enhance-the-value-of-international-voice-traffic.htmlThu, 31 Aug 2017 11:15:00 GMTOoredoo, Zain and VIVA launch VoLTE interconnection serviceOoredoo, Zain and VIVA have partnered to launch the first local voice over LTE (VoLTE) interconnection in the Middle East and Africa region.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3741506/Ooredoo-Zain-and-VIVA-launch-VoLTE-interconnection-service.htmlTue, 15 Aug 2017 11:00:00 GMTMexican operators back zero interconnection rate after judge proposes Slim supportA dispute is brewing in the Mexican telecoms market after a judge backed a legal challenge from América Móvil over zero interconnection rates that are supported by 21 Mexican operators.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3741173/Mexican-operators-back-zero-interconnection-rate-after-judge-proposes-Slim-support.htmlMon, 14 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMTCloudscene launches global connectivity services marketplaceMegaport and Superloop founder, Bevan Slattery, has responded to market demands by establishing an independent online marketplace for the supply of colocation, IaaS, voice, cloud and internet services.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3740038/Cloudscene-launches-global-connectivity-services-marketplace.htmlWed, 09 Aug 2017 11:00:00 GMTUK wholesale revenues continue to fall, according to OfcomFixed networks continue to dominate data transfer in the UK telecoms market, where revenues overall remained flat, according to regulator Ofcom.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3739440/UK-wholesale-revenues-continue-to-fall-according-to-Ofcom.htmlMon, 07 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMTFCC simplifies voice and broadband data collectionThe US regulator is planning to improve the accuracy and quality of its fixed, mobile voice and broadband service data.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3739013/FCC-simplifies-voice-and-broadband-data-collection.htmlFri, 04 Aug 2017 11:45:00 GMTSoftil launches after management buyoutSoftil Innovative Communications, which claims to be the “world’s leading provider of enabling technologies for IP communications”, has launched to roll out carrier grade solutions.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3738800/Softil-launches-after-management-buyout.htmlThu, 03 Aug 2017 09:45:00 GMTS-Net and Versa Networks ink SD-WAN partnershipS-Net Communications has teamed up with Versa Networks to provide a software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) for cloud voice services.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3738753/S-Net-and-Versa-Networks-ink-SD-WAN-partnership.htmlThu, 03 Aug 2017 08:15:00 GMTUS-backed fund buys HGC for $1.9bn from Canning Fok groupPrivate equity company I Squared Capital has bought Hutchison Global Communications (HGC) for HK $14.5 billion (US $1.86 billion).http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3737641/US-backed-fund-buys-HGC-for-19bn-from-Canning-Fok-group.htmlMon, 31 Jul 2017 12:15:00 GMTChina Mobile Zhejiang's VoLTE user base grows 10-fold in a yearChina Mobile’s Zhejiang branch has seen the number of customers using voice of LTE (VoLTE) services grow more than 10x over the last year, with registrations hitting 10.56 million in the province.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3737634/China-Mobile-Zhejiangs-VoLTE-user-base-grows-10-fold-in-a-year.htmlMon, 31 Jul 2017 11:15:00 GMTIP Telecom inks €500k wholesale deal with GoldStar TelecomIP Telecom, the Irish VoIP (voice over internet protocol) provider, has signed a deal with GoldStar Telecom in a contract worth €500,000.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3736789/IP-Telecom-inks-500k-wholesale-deal-with-GoldStar-Telecom.htmlThu, 27 Jul 2017 12:00:00 GMTTata Communications profits hit by 22% fall in Q1 2017Tata Communications has announced a drop in consolidated net profits in its financial results for Q1 that ended 30 June 2017.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3736007/Tata-Communications-profits-hit-by-22-fall-in-Q1-2017.htmlTue, 25 Jul 2017 10:30:00 GMTCataleya’s Orchid One deployed by GlobalRoamGlobalRoam selects Cataleya’s Orchid One - Session Border Controller (SBC) to grow its voice revenue and protect against voice fraud with end-to-end intelligent network analytics.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3730976/Cataleyas-Orchid-One-deployed-by-GlobalRoam.htmlThu, 06 Jul 2017 12:30:00 GMTNetScout teams up with Bouygues Telecom for IP network transformationNetScout has announced a collaboration with Bouygues Telecom on their IP network transformation and Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) quality management solution.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3729151/NetScout-teams-up-with-Bouygues-Telecom-for-IP-network-transformation.htmlThu, 29 Jun 2017 13:30:00 GMTBTS sets up joint venture with SoftBank to manage voice trafficMiami-based Business Telecommunications Services (BTS) has formed a joint venture with Japanese operator SoftBank to outsource the companies’ voice traffic.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3726564/BTS-sets-up-joint-venture-with-SoftBank-to-manage-voice-traffic.htmlTue, 20 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMTRoam Like Home lands in EU, overhauling roaming charges across EuropeAfter years of preparation, debating and consideration, the European Union’s “Roam Like Home” initiative has came into force. But what is the impact on the industry?http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3725493/Roam-Like-Home-lands-in-EU-overhauling-roaming-charges-across-Europe.htmlThu, 15 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMTCisco forecasts annual IP traffic to hit 3.3Zb by 2021Cisco’s visual networking index (VNI) predicts global annual IP traffic to exceed three zettabytes by 2021.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3723939/Cisco-forecasts-annual-IP-traffic-to-hit-33Zb-by-2021.htmlThu, 08 Jun 2017 16:00:00 GMTZen Internet appoints wholesale managing directorZen Internet has appointed Dave Hudson as managing director of its wholesale division.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3721526/Zen-Internet-appoints-wholesale-managing-director.htmlWed, 31 May 2017 11:30:00 GMT