Backhaulhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2199©2018 Capacity Media60BackhaulTelia Carrier to provide IP transit and backbone services to Cable ONETelia Carrier has announced that Cable ONE, a US based cable company, will deploy its IP transit and backbone services as it looks to support growing customer demand across 21 US states.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3819967/Telia-Carrier-to-provide-IP-transit-and-backbone-services-to-Cable-ONE.htmlWed, 11 Jul 2018 12:00:00 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 GMTSES launches new satellite covering Middle East and APAC regionSES has partnered with SpaceX to launch its latest satellite, aiming to offer video, fixed data, and mobility services across Asia-Pacific and the Middle East.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3811376/SES-launches-new-satellite-covering-Middle-East-and-APAC-region.htmlMon, 04 Jun 2018 10:15:00 GMTCapacity's 20 Innovators to Watch 2018 Nomination FormWho are really the minds behind the leading innovation in the wholesale carrier market? We want nominations from our readers, from the industry at large, from those who supply the industry and those who use it. Don’t just nominate someone from your team. Think creatively: who is really the most innovative in 2018?http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3809994/Capacitys-20-Innovators-to-Watch-2018-Nomination-Form.htmlThu, 31 May 2018 14:00:00 GMTSouthern Telecom named as dark fibre provider for GSOCSouthern Telecom Inc, the long-haul and metro dark fibre arm of American energy provider Southern Company, has struck a leasing agreement with Georgia System Operations Corporation for dark fibre services.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804563/Southern-Telecom-named-as-dark-fibre-provider-for-GSOC.htmlWed, 02 May 2018 17:00:00 GMTBICS and Fastweb announce strategic partnershipBICS and Italian telecoms operator Fastweb have announced a strategic partnership that will see them offer combined connectivity solutions offering enhanced capacity and customer service.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3802976/BICS-and-Fastweb-announce-strategic-partnership.htmlThu, 26 Apr 2018 12:15:00 GMTMegaFon reports successful AI trials to improve transport performanceRussian operator MegaFon has reported the successful use of artificial intelligence to improve its transport network.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3797568/MegaFon-reports-successful-AI-trials-to-improve-transport-performance.htmlThu, 29 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMTREANNZ awards Chorus and Vodafone with Hawaiki cable backhaul contractsREANNZ, New Zealand’s research and education network operator, has picked Chorus and Vodafone to provide fibre backhaul services to connect its backbone network to the Hawaiki Cable landing station at Mangawhai Heads in Northland.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3797199/REANNZ-awards-Chorus-and-Vodafone-with-Hawaiki-cable-backhaul-contracts.htmlWed, 28 Mar 2018 11:30:00 GMTWhole industry should embrace blockchain, says PCCW Global’s Mike Van Den BerghSuccessful trials of blockchain for wholesale settlement by two leading companies should help all carriers, says CMOhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3795854/Whole-industry-should-embrace-blockchain-says-PCCW-Globals-Mike-Van-Den-Bergh.htmlThu, 22 Mar 2018 15:00:00 GMTInfinera announces 2.4Tbps device to speed up fibre networksInfinera has announced what it calls the first optical device to work at 2.4Tbps, promising improved performance for cloud and deep fibre networks.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3793168/Infinera-announces-24Tbps-device-to-speed-up-fibre-networks.htmlMon, 12 Mar 2018 13:00:00 GMTNokia says new optical chipset boosts fibre to 600Gbps per wavelengthNokia is claiming that it will be able to push subsea fibre speeds up to 600Gbps with the release of a new optical chipset that gets close to the limits of physics.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3791762/Nokia-says-new-optical-chipset-boosts-fibre-to-600Gbps-per-wavelength.htmlTue, 06 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMTTelstra, Ericsson and Ciena partner on ‘record-breaking’ transmission demoTelstra has partnered with Ericsson and Ciena to demonstrate speeds of up to 400Gbps using Telstra’s transmission network in Melbourne.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3782955/Telstra-Ericsson-and-Ciena-partner-on-record-breaking-transmission-demo.htmlThu, 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.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3782499/CenturyLink-launches-secure-mobile-connectivity-solution-for-enterprises.htmlWed, 24 Jan 2018 11:15:00 GMTICE picks Telia Carrier for backbone servicesTelia Carrier has been selected by Costa Rican telco Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) to provide dedicated internet access to its customers using Telia’s global backbone.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3782180/ICE-picks-Telia-Carrier-for-backbone-services.htmlTue, 23 Jan 2018 12:15:00 GMTZayo expands Vancouver network by buying Optic Zoo for $24mZayo has spent $24.9 million buying Canadian fibre company Optic Zoo, which has 103 route miles in the Vancouver area.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3781916/Zayo-expands-Vancouver-network-by-buying-Optic-Zoo-for-24m.htmlMon, 22 Jan 2018 11:00:00 GMTTelstra unveils two new subsea cable investmentsTelstra has struck agreements to invest in two new subsea cables, boosting its connectivity options between Hong Kong and the United States.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3781912/Telstra-unveils-two-new-subsea-cable-investments.htmlMon, 22 Jan 2018 10:15:00 GMT