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Dimension Data opens cloud data centre in London
27 Feb 2014
Service provider Dimension Data has launched its new cloud data centre in London, bringing the presence of Dimension’s managed cloud platforms (MCP) to 10 locations worldwide.
Midweek Mergers: February 26
26 Feb 2014
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.
SUBSEA CABLE SPECIAL 2014: Sea change
26 Feb 2014
The market for subsea capacity is evolving. Guy Matthews considers some of the innovations that new cable projects are adopting in their business models to achieve the required backing.
AT&T expands LTE roaming coverage
24 Feb 2014
US giant AT&T has announced plans to offer 4G roaming in 13 more countries, bringing its total roaming footprint to 15.
CARRIER ETHERNET BUSINESS BRIEFING 2014: World service
24 Feb 2014
The standardisation of Ethernet services and operations has taken a back seat while networks have been streamlined. But now the service side is being reinvented to create vital efficiencies for carriers.
Friday Network News: February 21
21 Feb 2014
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.
Nokia eyes Juniper acquisition
20 Feb 2014
Finland’s Nokia is reportedly considering the acquisition of US-based Juniper Networks in order to merge it with its own subsidiary, Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN).
Canada announces auction results
20 Feb 2014
The Canadian government has raised $4.76 billion from its 700MHz band spectrum auction which awarded 97 licences to eight successful bidders.
Midweek Mergers: February 19
19 Feb 2014
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.
Ziggo replaces CCO
19 Feb 2014
Ziggo has today announced the appointment of Hendrik de Groot as chief commercial officer, to replace Marcel Nijhof.
Pacnet expands PEN to US
19 Feb 2014
Pacnet’s enabled network (PEN) which was developed with Vello Systems has been launched in the US.
Digicel partners with Anam for SMS solutions
17 Feb 2014
Digicel has signed an agreement with mobile software service provider Anam Technologies for the delivery of enterprise SMS solutions across the operator’s global network.
Friday Network News: February 14
14 Feb 2014
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.
Midweek Mergers: February 12
12 Feb 2014
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.
Cyan announces solution upgrades
12 Feb 2014
US vendor Cyan is upgrading two of its solutions, expected to be available at the end of this year's first quarter.
DE-CIX New York expands its reach
12 Feb 2014
German internet exchange DE-CIX has announced that its New York facility has gained 111 access points across Manhattan, New Jersey and Long Island in the US.
Amdocs launches SON solution
11 Feb 2014
Service provider Amdocs has launched its self-optimising networks (SON) solution, designed to automate the optimisation of radio access networks (RANs).
Friday Network News: February 7
07 Feb 2014
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.
FCC doubtful about Sprint/T-Mobile merger
05 Feb 2014
Tom Wheeler, chairman of US telecoms regulator the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has reportedly expressed doubts over a possible merger between Sprint and T-Mobile US.
TATT to launch Trinidad and Tobago IXP
05 Feb 2014
The Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) will launch its own IXP in the country, an executive officer revealed at Capacity Caribbean 2014 in the Dominican Republic yesterday morning.
JDSU announces Trendium take-over
03 Feb 2014
Network optimisation firm JDSU has announced its acquisition of Trendium, a real-time intelligence software provider.
Mexico moves closer to telecoms reform
03 Feb 2014
Mexico is set for landmark reforms to its telecoms and energy sectors, after President Enrique Pena Nieto confirmed he will set out secondary laws to flesh out the rulings.