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Friday Network News: September 27
27 Sep 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.
FRAUD & SECURITY BUSINESS BRIEFING 2013: Buyer beware?
23 Sep 2013
It is an oft-quoted truism among fraud investigators that in order to stop a crook, you must first stop the flow of money. In the case of the global wholesale telecoms market, this is much easier said than done.
Huawei eyes European expansion
23 Sep 2013
Chinese vendor Huawei is reportedly planning to create 5,500 jobs in Europe within five years, in order to expand its services in the region.
TE SubCom to deploy Hawaiki fibre-optic cable
23 Sep 2013
US submarine cable vendor TE SubCom has reportedly signed an agreement with New Zealand firm Hawaiki Cable to design and implement their fibre-optic cable system, linking Australia, New Zealand and Hawaii to the west coast of the US.
Midweek Mergers: September 18
18 Sep 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.
DE-CIX launches US operation
18 Sep 2013
Germany’s DE-CIX has today marked the beginning of its operations in the US with the launch of a carrier and data centre-neutral internet exchange in New York.
FRAUD & SECURITY BUSINESS BRIEFING 2013: The definitive guide to fraud types
16 Sep 2013
There are an estimated 400 different types of fraud permeating the wholesale telecoms markets. As schemes become more sophisticated and the crooks harder to catch, carriers are increasingly finding themselves outmanoeuvred and footing the bill. Here Capacity identifies the types of fraud they are up against.
Friday Network News: September 13
13 Sep 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.
Top 10 deals to watch
09 Sep 2013
M&A activity has been widespread in 2013, with telecoms dominating business news headlines worldwide. And there is plenty more to come.
Hector Silva, Ciena
05 Sep 2013
Ciena has appointed Hector Silva as CTO and strategic sales leader for the Caribbean and Latin American (CALA) region.
Peter Perrone, Limelight Networks
04 Sep 2013
Limelight Networks has appointed Peter Perrone as CFO, joining from Goldman Sachs, where he worked as managing director within its merchant banking division.
SDN SPECIAL: Guiding carriers through SDN
04 Sep 2013
The long march towards software defined networking (SDN) appears to pose more questions than it answers. Richard Irving reports on what carriers really need to know.
SDN SPECIAL: Juniper jumps ahead
03 Sep 2013
Arguably, the biggest single SDN-inspired corporate revamp so far has not been at a telco at all, but at an equipment vendor.
SDN SPECIAL: The $35 billion SDN question
03 Sep 2013
The telecoms industry agrees that Software Defined Networking (SDN) is a good thing. But network operators will need convincing before they divert capex budgets to yet another untried "bleeding edge" technology. So how can the wholesale market make money out of SDN?