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APIs: a clear commercial return?
31 Mar 2014
Carriers have been exploring the ins and outs of opening their programming interfaces to outside developers, such as OTTs. Capacity considers the upside of making APIs accessible.
Dish and DirecTV in merger talks
31 Mar 2014
Dish Network is reportedly in talks with DirecTV – the largest satellite TV operator in the US – regarding a possible merger between the two companies.
Slim slams new Mexican telecoms regulations
28 Mar 2014
Tycoon Carlos Slim has criticised Mexico’s new telecoms bill and demanded that the country’s officials review the proposals, the Financial Times reports.
Video caching – a cache-rich opportunity?
28 Mar 2014
Video caching, like traditional caching, speeds up response time by storing the most popular internet content and delivering it from the operator’s network rather than repeatedly retrieving it from the remote source.
Midweek Mergers: March 26
26 Mar 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.
Phil Twist, NSN Q&A: Enhancing network performance
25 Mar 2014
In February, Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) extended its service portfolio to help telecoms operators enhance network performance. Phil Twist, head of portfolio marketing at NSN, talks Capacity through some of its latest solutions.
Cisco to launch cloud service
24 Mar 2014
Network equipment vendor Cisco has announced plans to launch a cloud computing service, to be called Cisco Cloud Services.
Nokia-Microsoft deal hits delay
24 Mar 2014
Finnish vendor Nokia does not expect to close the sale of its mobile phone business to Microsoft until at least April, as talks with regulators continue.
Friday Network News: March 21
21 Mar 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.
Mexico set to send telecoms reforms to congress
20 Mar 2014
The Mexican government will send new legislation to congress this week, in a bid get the country’s telecoms laws reformed and limit the power of Carlos Slim and top broadcaster Televisa.
SNAP to offer connections to Amazon Web Services
20 Mar 2014
Internet exchange platform The Southeast Network Access Point (SNAP) has announced that it is now offering connections to Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) capabilities in northern Virginia.
Midweek Mergers: March 19
19 Mar 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.
TeliaSonera launches PoP in Florida, US
19 Mar 2014
TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC) has launched a PoP in the city of Boca Raton, Florida, in an effort to increase its connectivity into South America.
BT launches cybersecurity solution in Brazil
18 Mar 2014
UK-based BT has launched its Assure Threat Monitoring service in Brazil, in a move designed to alleviate security concerns over cloud computing and BYOD services.
Friday Network News: March 14
14 Mar 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: March 12
12 Mar 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.
Dominican Republic telecoms market
12 Mar 2014
The Dominican Republic occupies the eastern two-thirds of the island of Hispaniola in the Greater Antilles. It lies between the Caribbean Sea to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the north.
The fall and rise of bandwidth trading
11 Mar 2014
With the bandwidth trading market showing signs of revival, does any of the current crop of players look to have the right formula? Guy Matthews investigates.
Ciena expands network solutions portfolio
10 Mar 2014
Network specialist Ciena has today unveiled several additions to its network solutions portfolio, designed to give operators greater visibility and control over the network.
AT&T unlikely to make wireless investment in Europe
10 Mar 2014
AT&T is unlikely to make a bid for UK-based Vodafone, after the company’s CEO Randall Stephenson claimed “the window may be closing on perhaps owning wireless assets” in Europe, at an investor conference.
Zayo acquires CoreXchange
07 Mar 2014
Zayo Group has announced its acquisition of Texas-based data centre provider, CoreXchange.
SUBSEA CABLE SPECIAL 2014: Protect and survive
07 Mar 2014
As the central role of subsea cable systems in the global economy grows, could more be done by governments and regulators to secure these vital arteries? Guy Matthews investigates.
Friday Network News: March 7
07 Mar 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.
Apple CFO to retire
06 Mar 2014
Apple’s SVP and CFO Peter Oppenheimer has announced plans to retire at the end of September this year.
Mobily inks connectivity agreement with Ciena
03 Mar 2014
Saudi Arabian operator Mobily has signed an agreement with US vendor Ciena to launch advanced connectivity services, aimed towards the operator’s enterprise customers.