Featureshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2211©2018 Capacity Media60FeaturesGlobal Wholesale Directory 2018Is you company listed?http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3786672/Global-Wholesale-Directory-2018.htmlFri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMTMEF unveils its ‘transformational’ MEF 3.0 frameworkMEF (Metro Ethernet Forum) has unveiled a new global services framework aimed at defining, delivering and certifying orchestrated services across automated networkshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778822/MEF-unveils-its-transformationalMEF-30-framework.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 17:30:00 GMTAnd then there were four: death in Indian mobileThe Indian mobile business is looking like an Agatha Christie murder story. In 2014 there were 13 operators in the business in India, from Bharti Airtel with 22.53% of the market down to Quadrant with 0.24%. Soon there’ll be four or five.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778821/And-then-there-were-fourdeath-in-Indian-mobile.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 17:15:00 GMTBEREC plans for 2018: prioritise 5G and superfast networksThe Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (Berec) has identified enabling 5G connectivity as a key priority for 2018, according to its incoming chairperson.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778816/BEREC-plans-for-2018-prioritise-5G-and-superfast-networks.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMTA day in the life of of Ruth Kennedy, director of business solutions at Talk Talk BusinessRuth Kennedy is a natural problem- solver and, as TalkTalk Business’s director of business solutions, is ultimately charged with delivering the best possible packages to its direct customers and channel partners.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3779224/A-day-in-the-life-of-of-Ruth-Kennedy-director-of-business-solutions-at-Talk-Talk-Business.htmlMon, 08 Jan 2018 00:15:00 GMTSubsea Connect Americas: How have OTTs affected the market?OTTs such as Facebook and Amazon have changed the dynamic of the subsea industry, a key topic for attendees at the first Subsea Connect Americas conference in Florida.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778679/Subsea-Connect-AmericasHow-have-OTTs-affected-the-market.htmlThu, 04 Jan 2018 00:45:00 GMTGDPR: Know the rulesWould you be able to pay a fine that’s 4% of your global group turnover? Europe’s new data protection rules are important for service providers across the world, writes Alan Burkitt-Grayhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778692/GDPR-Know-the-rules.htmlThu, 04 Jan 2018 00:30:00 GMTData at the water’s edge: The end of the traditional cable landing station?Advances in technology mean the cable landing station is being outmoded. But what are the risks and what is driving this change? By Natalie Bannermanhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778685/Data-at-the-waters-edge-The-end-of-the-traditional-cable-landing-station.htmlThu, 04 Jan 2018 00:15:00 GMTMaintaining peak practiceAs shopping activity surges at this time of year, what is the impact on carrier security? Gareth Willmer looks at the issueshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778671/Maintaining-peak-practice.htmlThu, 04 Jan 2018 00:15:00 GMTNet neutrality: Moving into the fast lane?The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has voted to repeal the Obama-era net neutrality rules in a 3-2 vote across party lines.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778687/Net-neutrality-Moving-into-the-fast-lane.htmlThu, 04 Jan 2018 00:15:00 GMTSubsea cable projectsWith a number of subsea cable projects announced in 2017, capacity looks at some of the most innovative ones in the pipelinehttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778681/Subsea-cable-projects.htmlThu, 04 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMTThe growing threat of DDoS attackshttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778570/The-growing-threat-of-DDoS-attacks.htmlWed, 03 Jan 2018 00:30:00 GMTDDoS anxiety? How to keep calm and carry on in the era of cloud and IoTCloud and IoT-based DDoS attacks are unmatched in their scale, sophistication, and in the damage they cause. A new generation of multi-dimensional analytics and router silicon is being recruited to eradicate this threat.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3778534/DDoS-anxiety-How-to-keep-calm-and-carry-on-in-the-era-of-cloud-and-IoT.htmlWed, 03 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMTWhat does it mean to be ‘Identity Native’ in a 5G world?Tim Barber, VP for telecoms & media industry at ForgeRock, looks at identity native companies in the digital worldhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3775678/What-does-it-mean-to-be-Identity-Native-in-a-5G-world.htmlFri, 15 Dec 2017 09:45:00 GMTLook at all the considerations before deploying SD-WAN, says Rentokil InitialRentokil Initial, shared with us a real life case study of a global SD-WAN deployment at the WAN Summit in October.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3773246/Look-at-all-the-considerations-before-deploying-SD-WAN-says-Rentokil-Initial.htmlThu, 14 Dec 2017 11:15:00 GMTNew approaches can bring ‘Smooth Talking’ to enterprise comms without breaking the budgetMoussa Zaghdoud, senior director and head of cloud business Unit at ALE, looks at a new Enterprise Unified Communication and Collaboration (UC&C) Survey from Wainhouse Research to explore the trends and preferences in business communications.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3771453/New-approaches-can-bring-Smooth-Talking-to-enterprise-comms-without-breaking-the-budget.htmlThu, 30 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMTCapacity’s Asia Wholesale Survey Directory 2018http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3767227/Capacitys-Asia-Wholesale-Survey-Directory-2018.htmlWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTSDN: The future of businessThe emergence of SDN over the last few years has undoubtedly changed the way we operate in the wholesale space but telecommunications as a whole.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3762975/SDN-The-future-of-business.htmlMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:45:00 GMTConfidence, Innovation & Leadership report 2017Cloud, internet of things, security and software-defined networks are challenges that the wholesale carrier industry is facing, says Capacity’s new report on Confidence, Innovation and Leadershiphttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3762986/Confidence-Innovation-and-Leadership-report-2017.htmlMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:30:00 GMTRebuilding after a perfect stormAs the world is left reeling from three of the most powerful storms to cross the Atlantic, we round-up some of the biggest relief campaigns taking place in the telco sector and what we can do to helphttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3762968/Rebuilding-after-a-perfect-storm.htmlMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:30:00 GMTGlobal carriers back ‘City as a Platform’ initiativeThe TM Forum is coordinating carriers, vendors and cities themselves to set new standards for smart cities and has started out by recruiting signatories for its 10-point manifesto on its City as a Platform idea.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3763149/Global-carriers-back-City-as-a-Platform-initiative.htmlMon, 30 Oct 2017 00:15:00 GMTGlobal Carrier Awards 2017 - Winners announcedThe 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/3762212/Global-Carrier-Awards-2017-Winners-announced.htmlThu, 26 Oct 2017 00:30:00 GMTA higher level of messaging protectionDeutsche Telekom’s SMS+ offering provides a dynamic one-stop-shop for secure international messaging. Christian Wollner and Matija Percan explain howhttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3761426/A-higher-level-of-messaging-protection.htmlMon, 23 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 GMTConfidence, Innovation & Leadership 2017Reserve your place now!http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3760347/Confidence-Innovation-and-Leadership-2017.htmlThu, 19 Oct 2017 00:15:00 GMTPrepare for the seismic shift of OTT videoOTTs have long been seen as a threat to the carrier landscape, but a shift to video brings opportunities for the wholesale community, writes James Pearcehttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3759804/Prepare-for-the-seismic-shift-of-OTT-video.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:30:00 GMTSubtle now, but discrimination is still there, say leading women in telecomsIt may be 2017, but prejudice is still rife in the industry, say nine leading telecoms women. What are companies doing about it, asks Alan Burkitt-Gray, and how are executives fighting discrimination?http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3759718/Subtle-now-but-discrimination-is-still-there-say-leading-women-in-telecoms.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:15:00 GMTSD-WAN provides a growing opportunityMore companies plan to implement SD-WAN. TeleGeography’s senior manager for enterprise research Greg Bryan discusses opportunities highlighted at the recent WAN Summit in Singaporehttp://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3759723/SD-WAN-provides-a-growing-opportunity.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 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 GMTUS and Caribbean telcos braced for more hurricanes after Harvey horrorHurricane Harvey has moved on, but now the telecoms community in Florida and Puerto Rico are bracing themselves for Hurricane Irma, the latest category five storm barrelling its way towards them.http://www.capacitymedia.com/Article/3749405/US-and-Caribbean-telcos-braced-for-more-hurricanes-after-Harvey-horror.htmlFri, 08 Sep 2017 01:00:00 GMT