View stories from
Sprint selects vendors for upgrade
15 Jan 2011
Sprint has awarded contracts to Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson and Samsung to implement new multimode technology aimed at upgrading its network across the US.
Cable & Wireless takes stake in BTC
15 Jan 2011
Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) will buy a 51% stake in state-owned Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) for $210 million.
Critical infrastructure security
15 Jan 2011
With 98% of transcontinental communications transmitted over subsea cables, the damage caused by a stray anchor can be huge. Critical infrastructure protection is vital to commerce and our global wellbeing. Guy Matthews explores the measures we are taking to protect our networks.
Future of the Latin American telecoms market
15 Jan 2011
M&A activity in Latin America has been rife in recent years, as leading international and regional carriers compete for a slice of this potentially lucrative market. Alex Hawkes looks towards the future of this vast and flamboyant continent.
Reader profile: Tad Deriso
15 Jan 2011
Tad Deriso is president and CEO of the Mid-Atlantic Broadband Cooperative (MBC), a not-for-profit organisation that has built an advanced open-access fibre-optic network in Southern Virginia.