The Big Interviewhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2202©2017 Capacity Media60The Big InterviewWe don’t just run data centres, we build ecosystemsSachin Sony, senior manager of field development & vertical marketing at Equinix, talks about the company’s strategic cloud road-map, its partnership with Oracle and the future of the industry.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3775758/We-dont-just-run-data-centres-we-build-ecosystems.htmlFri, 15 Dec 2017 10:45:00 GMTQ&A with Cato Networks co-founder and CEO Shlomo KramerCapacity speaks to Cato Networks about the benefits of SD-WANhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3774589/Q-A-with-Cato-Networks-co-founder-and-CEO-Shlomo-Kramer.htmlThu, 14 Dec 2017 09:00:00 GMTTake back control through SD-WAN, claims RiverbedSteve Foster, senior solutions engineering manager at Riverbed Technology, talks WAN optimisation, SD-WAN and the opportunities they present for enterpriseshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3773250/Take-back-control-through-SD-WAN-claims-Riverbed.htmlWed, 13 Dec 2017 17:00:00 GMTAccedian on "wires-only" SD-WANAs service providers look to capture more of the enterprise market, Accedian CEO Partick Ostiguy discusses "wires-only" SD-WAN - a different solution to the flexibility problemhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3774757/Accedian-on-wires-only-SD-WAN.htmlWed, 13 Dec 2017 15:15:00 GMTSpectrum Enterprise unveils its plans for a "trendy" new SD-WAN productSpectrum Enterprise, part of Charter Communications, is the latest service provider to unveil plans to launch an SD-WAN offering. Capacity sits down with VP of data product management Bob Schroeder to discuss its new producthttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3774393/Spectrum-Enterprise-unveils-its-plans-for-a-trendy-new-SD-WAN-product.htmlWed, 13 Dec 2017 15:00:00 GMTBharti Airtel’s Ajay Chitkara: Why companies should invest in India & SAARCAhead of the inaugural Capacity India & SAARC event in New Delhi (7 & 8 February 2018), Capacity spoke to Ajay Chitkara, director and CEO of global voice and data business at Bharti Airtel, to find out how the carrier is helping to make India an IP hub and why companies should invest in the region.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3773597/Bharti-Airtels-Ajay-Chitkara-Why-companies-should-invest-in-India-and-SAARC.htmlThu, 07 Dec 2017 17:00:00 GMTInterview with PCCW Global CEO Marc HalbfingerMarc Halbfinger sits down with Capacity to explain the reasons behind PCCW Global's recent acquisition of parts of Console Connecthttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3773161/Interview-with-PCCW-Global-CEO-Marc-Halbfinger.htmlWed, 06 Dec 2017 17:00:00 GMTCrosslake Fibre builds physically diverse routesMike Cunningham, CEO of Crosslake Fibre, talks to Capacity about the latest developments with the company's subsea cable projects and discusses the infamous 'Brexit cable'http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3771959/Crosslake-Fibre-builds-physically-diverse-routes.htmlTue, 05 Dec 2017 11:00:00 GMT5G: The network of networksKalpak Gude, president of the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance talks to Capacity about the future of 5G, explains what WiGig and the next-generation internet is, and how the DSA hopes to solve the spectrum crisis.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3769318/5G-The-network-of-networks.htmlThu, 23 Nov 2017 15:00:00 GMTJust look at yourself and make a changeCarriers are trying to enable business transformation for enterprises, but to do so they need to transform themselves first Verizon’s associate director of product strategy Oliver Cantor tells James Pearcehttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3763280/Just-look-at-yourself-and-make-a-change.htmlSat, 11 Nov 2017 00:30:00 GMTInnovation: the key to staying aheadInnovation isn’t simply about bringing new and different services to market. It needs to touch every facet of a company’s activities in order to truly have an impact.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3763397/Innovation-the-key-to-staying-ahead.htmlFri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe future of IXP’s will be service drivenThe future of internet exchange points is collaboration, “the point is not to be the biggest, it’s to be clever enough to make sure you facilitate the entry of a new network, instead of wanting to be the only one connecting this new network,” says France-IX CEO, Franck Simon.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3765535/The-future-of-IXPs-will-be-service-driven.htmlThu, 09 Nov 2017 10:15:00 GMTBrightlink IP has its eyes set on global expansionExpanding its global network and “laying software on top of what we do” are the long and short term plans for Brightlink IP, according to its chief technology officer, Joe White.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3763952/Brightlink-IP-has-its-eyes-set-on-global-expansion.htmlThu, 02 Nov 2017 16:15:00 GMTWith cybersecurity in-place, internet innovation can thriveA growing number of businesses have cyberattack response plans in-place while surging popularity of OTT is driving need for PoP installations in smaller marketshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3760911/With-cybersecurity-in-place-internet-innovation-can-thrive.htmlTue, 31 Oct 2017 00:15:00 GMTA transformational mindset for growthEmbracing change is key to unlocking wholesale’s future potential, says Mardia van der Walt (Niehaus), who just hit two years as SVP at Deutsche Telekom ICSShttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761833/A-transformational-mindset-for-growth.htmlSun, 29 Oct 2017 00:30:00 GMTInfrastructure evolving towards the futureA powerful and innovative backbone is the key to sustain bandwidth demand and flexibilityhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761492/Infrastructure-evolving-towards-the-future.htmlSat, 28 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMTIn a class of its ownItalian carrier Retelit has an unmatched offer for customers looking for diverse, low latency Ethernet-based connectivity between the Mediterranean and Asia, via Africa and the Middle East.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761831/In-a-class-of-its-own.htmlFri, 27 Oct 2017 00:15:00 GMTQ&A with Giuseppe Sini, head of Retelit international business unitWe will grow our global footprint with "the Italian difference" says Giuseppe Sini, head of Retelit International Business Unithttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761306/Q-A-with-Giuseppe-Sini-head-of-Retelit-international-business-unit.htmlWed, 25 Oct 2017 12:00:00 GMTQ&A with Khaled Sedrak, founder and CEO of NxtVnNxtVn have "no shortage of adventures" says its founder and CEO, Khaled Sedrak.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761814/Q-A-with-Khaled-Sedrak-founder-and-CEO-of-NxtVn.htmlWed, 25 Oct 2017 11:00:00 GMTDeutsche Telekom ICSS: A view from inside wholesale securityCapacity media recently spoke to Mardia van der Walt (Niehaus), senior vice president International Carrier Sales & Solutions at Deutsche Telekom. She gave us her insights into the state of security on a business, personal and societal level.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761214/Deutsche-Telekom-ICSS-A-view-from-inside-wholesale-security.htmlWed, 25 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMTFrom protection to innovationMichael Wheeler, executive vice president of NTT Communications Global IP Network at NTT America, talks to Capacity about changing attitudes onto cybersecurity, NTT Com’s commitment to innovation and some new trends in wholesale telecoms.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761191/From-protection-to-innovation.htmlTue, 24 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMTRobust and diverse paths through EuropeOTEGLOBE is revamping its European network and acquiring dark fibre to help soup it up. CEO Dino Andreou explains what’s behind this and how it has been donehttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3760376/Robust-and-diverse-paths-through-Europe.htmlTue, 24 Oct 2017 00:45:00 GMTQ&A with Ivan Mihaljevic, president of BCE Nexxia"We are focused on our network evolution toward virtualisation", says Ivan Mihaljevic, president of BCE Nexxia, a Bell Canada company, and Head of Bell Wholesalehttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761220/Q-A-with-Ivan-Mihaljevic-president-of-BCE-Nexxia.htmlMon, 23 Oct 2017 08:15:00 GMTOTTs were born digital, but carriers must transform and nowIt might be a painful process, but carriers are recognising the need to undergo digital transformation, Huawei’s Ryan Ding tells Alan Burkitt-Grayhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761265/OTTs-were-born-digital-but-carriers-must-transform-and-now.htmlMon, 23 Oct 2017 08:00:00 GMTExploring the digital frontier with BTDamien Staples has been VP of global wholesale voice and roaming at BT for 18 months. Jason McGee-Abe caught up with him at the BT offices in London to find out how the company is evolving in the wholesale spacehttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761260/Exploring-the-digital-frontier-with-BT.htmlMon, 23 Oct 2017 00:45:00 GMTTransformation through acquisitionBICS has struck a deal to buy US 2FA provider TeleSign. BICS CEO Daniel Kurgan and TeleSign exec Stacey Stubblefield explain how the deal will transform the Belgian wholesalerhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761262/Transformation-through-acquisition.htmlMon, 23 Oct 2017 00:45:00 GMTRebranding is successful for globally expanding SparkleIt’s a partner in Seabras-1 and in Sea-Me-We 5, it has a new presence in the fast-expanding market in Vietnam, and its Iranian connection is almost ready for service, Sparkle CEO Alessandro Talotta tells Alan Burkitt-Grayhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761258/Rebranding-is-successful-for-globally-expanding-Sparkle.htmlMon, 23 Oct 2017 00:30:00 GMTSprint can help wholesale customers grow their businessSally O’Brien, head of global wholesale at Sprint talks to Natalie Bannerman on the company’s growing wholesale activities and her experiences as a prominent woman in telecomshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3760684/Sprint-can-help-wholesale-customers-grow-their-business.htmlSun, 22 Oct 2017 00:15:00 GMTHow is Orange seizing wholesale opportunities?Pierre-Louis de Guillebon, CEO of Orange International Carriers, explains to Jason McGee-Abe how the carrier’s voice and data transition is developing and what plans will launch in 2018http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3760635/How-is-Orange-seizing-wholesale-opportunities.htmlSat, 21 Oct 2017 00:30:00 GMTThe era of digitisation is here! Embrace or be disrupted!We are living in an era of instant gratification and instant fulfillment – consumers look for all the answers on their smart devices and in such a scenario, businesses need to fast embrace this digitisation in order to create more value and drive digital enablement.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3760226/The-era-of-digitisation-is-here-Embrace-or-be-disrupted.htmlFri, 20 Oct 2017 00:30:00 GMT