The Big Interviewhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2202©2018 Capacity Media60The Big InterviewConnections in the skyWith airlines now carrying a billion passengers annually in the EU, carriers have a huge addressable market for short-haul broadband services. As Deutsche Telekom debuts its offering for the European Aviation Network (EAN), David Fox, vice president for in-flight services and connectivity, gives his take on the size of the opportunityhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3808334/Connections-in-the-sky.htmlWed, 23 May 2018 00:45:00 GMTIntelligent wholesale: A new platform driving profitabilityGo beyond legacy platforms to grow with a faster, smarter, simpler way to manage your wholesale voice businesshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3808623/Intelligent-wholesale-A-new-platform-driving-profitability.htmlTue, 22 May 2018 00:15:00 GMTGLF drives industry agenda on fraud, security and blockchainThe Global Leaders’ Forum is working with other groups on issues that are key to all in the industry. Marc Halbfinger, chair of the GLF, tells Alan Burkitt-Gray about the progress so far and the work aheadhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3808471/GLF-drives-industry-agenda-on-fraud-security-and-blockchain.htmlMon, 21 May 2018 00:45:00 GMTReinventing international wholesale at Deutsche TelekomTo better serve the needs of today’s dynamic marketplace, Deutsche Telekom has significantly strengthened its entire international wholesale business. This has been achieved by implementing a wide range of strategies that focus on more quickly developing further innovative solutionshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3808333/Reinventing-international-wholesale-at-Deutsche-Telekom.htmlMon, 21 May 2018 00:30:00 GMTVCS looks to the future after celebrating fifth birthdayVodafone Carrier Services CEO Brian Fitzpatrick talks to James Pearce about the UK-based operator’s wholesale business, five years after it first launched at ITWhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804556/VCS-looks-to-the-future-after-celebrating-fifth-birthday.htmlTue, 08 May 2018 00:30:00 GMTMarseille is the gateway to the EastInterxion is about to go live with its second data centre facility in Marseille, with plans to add a third in motion, and Colt is already announced as a key partner. James Pearce spoke to Interxion’s Mike Hollands and Colt’s Andrew Edison about why companies are investing in Marseillehttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3805322/Marseille-is-the-gateway-to-the-East.htmlMon, 07 May 2018 20:00:00 GMTCloud is the new normalAs one of the market leaders in cloud technology, Ian Massingham, chief EMEA evangelist at AWS, speaks to Natalie Bannerman about the trends driving cloud consumption and his thoughts on the future of infrastructure providershttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3805229/Cloud-is-the-new-normal.htmlSun, 06 May 2018 22:30:00 GMTEnhancing data centre interconnectivity for future scaleBy 2021, 95% of global data centre traffic will come from cloud services and applications. So how are data centre providers building for future hyperscale requirements? Jason McGee-Abe spoke to CTO Chris Sharp to find out how Digital Realty is readying itself for the imminent data onslaughthttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804562/Enhancing-data-centre-interconnectivity-for-future-scale.htmlFri, 04 May 2018 01:45:00 GMTPower behind the cloudQuy Nguyen, vice president for Global Accounts and Solutions at Colt DCS talks to Capacity about what CSPs look for in a data centre provider and the future of the cloud markethttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804557/Power-behind-the-cloud.htmlFri, 04 May 2018 00:45:00 GMTCLX Communications sending an acquisitive messageAfter two acquisitions, CLX Communications VP Rob Malcolm says there could be more on the way, and explains why we're seeing consolidation in the SMS markethttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804662/CLX-Communications-sending-an-acquisitive-message.htmlThu, 03 May 2018 10:00:00 GMTPébereau becomes the great consolidatorAfter little more than a year out of the industry, Alexandre Pébereau has a new company that is buying iBasis and Altice’s wholesale business. He’s looking for more, he tells Alan Burkitt-Grayhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804553/Pbereau-becomes-the-great-consolidator.htmlThu, 03 May 2018 00:15:00 GMTThe Adaptive Network vision – An executive Q&Ahttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804359/The-Adaptive-Network-visionAn-executive-Q-A.htmlWed, 02 May 2018 00:30:00 GMTdu builds the ecosystem, it doesn't competeSmart cities, 5G trials and a thriving cloud-based ecosystem, Hany Fahmy Ali, VP of enterprise at du, talks to Natalie Bannerman about the digital revolution in the UAEhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804492/du-builds-the-ecosystem-it-doesnt-compete.htmlWed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTRCS is bringing sexy backVodafone Carrier Services CEO Brian Fitzpatrick talks about the carrier's messaging strategyhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3804072/RCS-is-bringing-sexy-back.htmlTue, 01 May 2018 17:30:00 GMTBackbone upgrade and AAE-1 key to OTEGLOBE’s 15% growth, says COOOTEGLOBE has recently announced a 15% increase in EBITDA as part of its 2017 financial results, COO George Nikoloudis explains to Capacity how the carrier has reached €333.5 million in revenues and 2.9 billion total traffic billed minutes.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3800177/Backbone-upgrade-and-AAE-1-key-to-OTEGLOBEs-15-growth-says-COO.htmlThu, 12 Apr 2018 12:00:00 GMTQ&A with Dmitry Fokin, managing director of IXcellerateDmitry Fokin talks to Capacity about the Russian data centre market and the main drivers of growth in this industryhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3799518/Q-A-with-Dmitry-Fokin-managing-director-of-IXcellerate.htmlWed, 11 Apr 2018 23:00:00 GMTMist: The end of mediocre WifiMist, the AI-driven wireless enterprise, talks to Capacity about its next-gen wifi and disruptive location-based services.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3797209/Mist-The-end-of-mediocre-Wifi.htmlThu, 29 Mar 2018 10:45:00 GMTTelstra puts a Springer in global publisher's stepSpringer, the world’s largest academic book publisher, was looking for a way to enable its 13,000 employees to seamlessly collaborate across its 58 sites located in 22 countries. Enter Telstra.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3797175/Telstra-puts-a-Springer-in-global-publishers-step.htmlTue, 27 Mar 2018 17:00:00 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 GMTCarl Grivner: First blockchain use is a baby step, but technology could be used right across telecomsColt CEO expands on trial by his company and PCCW Global into using blockchain for wholesale settlementshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3795560/Carl-Grivner-First-blockchain-use-is-a-baby-step-but-technology-could-be-used-right-across-telecoms.htmlWed, 21 Mar 2018 15:30:00 GMTQ&A with Juan Carlos Bernal ,CEO of Telefónica International Wholesale ServicesThe future of the network is digital says Telefónica's Bernalhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3794291/Q-A-with-Juan-Carlos-Bernal-CEO-of-Telefnica-International-Wholesale-Services.htmlTue, 20 Mar 2018 00:45:00 GMTQ&A with Rafael Arranz, Cable COO at TelxiusSecurity still a key issue in telecoms says Telxius' Arranzhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3794287/Q-A-with-Rafael-Arranz-Cable-COO-at-Telxius.htmlTue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMTXtera talks automation, virtualisation and increased bandwidthXtera founder and CSO Robert Richardson and CTO Tony Frisch talk the company's latest innovations and the condition of the industry from the perspective of a supplierhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3794851/Xtera-talks-automation-virtualisation-and-increased-bandwidth.htmlMon, 19 Mar 2018 11:45:00 GMTProviding the backbone for Brazil's bandwidth boostNetell, a Brazilian fibre firm, has seen demand for connectivity explode over its 16 years. James Pearce spoke to CEO Wagner Rapchan about links to international partners and the impact of OTTshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3794993/Providing-the-backbone-for-Brazils-bandwidth-boost.htmlMon, 19 Mar 2018 00:30:00 GMTTelstra: Evolving with enterpriseTelstra has a A$6 billion services and solutions business for enterprise and government customers. Jason McGee-Abe sat down at PTC with David Burns, Group managing director (GMD) of global services and international in GES, who is also responsible for leading Telstra’s global enterprise and services business outside Australiahttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3793253/Telstra-Evolving-with-enterprise.htmlWed, 14 Mar 2018 00:15:00 GMTPutting the zest back into ZayoDan Caruso has been rebuilding Zayo, the company he started 11 years ago. He’s replaced top managers and launched SD-WAN. He talks to Alan Burkitt-Gray about bringing back energy and ambition into the companyhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3793215/Putting-the-zest-back-into-Zayo.htmlTue, 13 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMTNokia is creating value and developing strong use cases for 5G & IoT, says Cormac WhelanCormac Whelan, CEO of Nokia UK & Ireland, opens up about Nokia's plan for 5G & IoT and explains how the UK and Ireland is a "microcosm of Nokia’s global strategy".http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3793162/Nokia-is-creating-value-and-developing-strong-use-cases-for-5G-and-IoT-says-Cormac-Whelan.htmlMon, 12 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMTQ&A with Rolf Nafziger, senior VP at Deutsche Telekom IBUToday’s fast-paced wholesale market requires a totally different skill set to that of just a few years ago. Rolf Nafziger, senior vice president of the International Wholesale Business Unit (IBU) at Deutsche Telekom, talks about how the unit is staying a step aheadhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3793001/Q-A-with-Rolf-Nafziger-senior-VP-at-Deutsche-Telekom-IBU.htmlFri, 09 Mar 2018 00:45:00 GMTWomen must adapt, says Sprint’s O’BrienSally O’Brien, head of global wholesale at Sprint, speaks to Natalie Bannerman about gender disparity in the telecoms industry and Sprint’s refocus on federal and public marketshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3792703/Women-must-adapt-says-Sprints-OBrien.htmlThu, 08 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMTExecutive interview with Giuseppe Sini, head of Retelit International BUNow that it enjoys world class connectivity with the booming economies of Asia, Italian carrier Retelit is planning further growth as well as expansion of its service portfoliohttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3791538/Executive-interview-with-Giuseppe-Sini-head-of-Retelit-International-BU.htmlMon, 05 Mar 2018 00:45:00 GMT