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David Jan Aris, Liberty Global: The next Euro star
29 Nov 2013
Liberty Global has emerged as a major player in the European wholesale market in 2013. Alex Hawkes speaks exclusively to the company’s director of enterprise and wholesale, David Jan Aris, about how M&A activity is transforming the continent.
Tom Fallon, Infinera Q&A: Delivering on time
29 Nov 2013
Optical transport company Infinera has been deploying its DTN-X platform with vigour across the globe over the last year. Capacity catches up with the company’s CEO Tom Fallon to find out more about its forward-thinking strategy.
Midweek Mergers: November 27
27 Nov 2013
Capacity brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.
Len Padilla, NTT Europe Q&A: Migrating to the cloud
27 Nov 2013
NTT Europe is aiming to leverage its extensive background in the cloud market to help carriers and enterprises alike with their migration to the cloud. Here, the company’s VP of product strategy, Len Padilla, shares his vision and strategy for the cloud.
Level 3 chairman to resign
26 Nov 2013
Walter Scott Jr has announced he will retire from his position as chairman of the board of directors at Level 3 Communications.
ANALYSIS: The ripple effect
26 Nov 2013
As one of the biggest M&A deals in history comes to a close, is the industry set to experience a ripple effect, causing widespread consolidation across the global marketplace?
Telefónica eyes Mexican investments
22 Nov 2013
Telefónica is open to mergers, acquisitions and network-sharing deals in Mexico, the company’s COO said at a conference in Barcelona, Spain yesterday.
Friday Network News: November 22
22 Nov 2013
Capacity brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.
Full list of Capacity Global Carrier Awards 2013 winners
21 Nov 2013
Attended by over 340 members of the industry, the 2013 Capacity Global Carrier Awards ceremony showcased the companies that had demonstrated the greatest innovation and drive over the last 12 months to deliver successful services and products to the global marketplace.
Level 3 upgrades network across South America
19 Nov 2013
Level 3 has announced various upgrades and expansions for its network infrastructure in Latin America to accommodate integrated IP solutions in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Venezuela.
AMS-IX to launch US data centre operations
19 Nov 2013
Dutch internet exchange AMS-IX has reached definitive agreements with Digital Realty, DuPont Fabros Technology, Sabey Data Centers and 325 Hudson in New York to build and operate a distributed internet exchange in the city.
Telstra expands data centre capabilities
14 Nov 2013
Telstra Global has announced the expansion of its "Connected Colocation" capability and coverage, in response to growing demand for robust and high-performance cloud solutions across the world.
Midweek Mergers: November 13
13 Nov 2013
Capacity brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.
SES and Comcast Wholesale enhance partnership
13 Nov 2013
Satellite provider SES has announced that Comcast Wholesale has renewed and expanded key agreements for 650MHz of C-band capacity to deliver a range of content and management solutions to media companies in North America.
GMA adds SoftBank, Bell Mobility to membership list
13 Nov 2013
The Global M2M Association (GMA), a body promoting co-operation within the Machine-to-Machine (M2M) sector, has announced the admission of Softbank Mobile and Bell Mobility to its alliance.
Liberty Global may acquire US pay-TV service
12 Nov 2013
European cable operator Liberty Global is in talks with US chipmaker Intel to acquire its online pay-TV service, three people close to the situation told Bloomberg today.
Mitel to acquire rival Aastra
12 Nov 2013
Unified communications solutions provider Mitel Networks is set to acquire rival Aastra Technologies in a $374 million deal.
Telecom Italia to sell Argentine unit
08 Nov 2013
Telecom Italia will sell its Argentinean arm, as well as a number of other assets, as part of a strategy to raise roughly €4 billion.
Six startups to watch
07 Nov 2013
As operators continue to look at ways to innovate, startups across the globe are crying out for hefty carrier investment. Capacity looks at six startups to watch.
Level 3 expands global CDN footprint
07 Nov 2013
Level 3 Communications has today announced a groundbreaking expansion to its content delivery network (CDN) in many locations across the globe.
Midweek Mergers: November 6
06 Nov 2013
Capacity brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.
NORTH AMERICA SPECIAL: Turf war in rural Canada
06 Nov 2013
Efforts to improve connectivity in Canada’s Northwest Territories have sparked an unlikely turf war, pitting a clutch of local startups against an incumbent operator that had been enjoying a state-approved monopoly for decades.
BlackBerry abandons sale
05 Nov 2013
BlackBerry has called off its sale plans and yesterday announced that its CEO, Thorsten Heins, would be stepping down.
IPSec: Securing LTE longevity
04 Nov 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPSec) is a technology protocol suite designed to secure IP communications, through authentication or encryption of the IP packet in a communication session.
AT&T could buy out Vodafone next year
01 Nov 2013
AT&T is reportedly strategising for a potential takeover of Vodafone next year, with the US operator presently mapping out how it will complete a complex deal for the European carrier.
Friday Network News: November 1
01 Nov 2013
Capacity brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.