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Friday Network News: May 30
30 May 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.
Virgin gains approval to operate in Brazil
29 May 2014
Regulators in Brazil have approved Virgin Mobile Brasil’s plans to use Telefónica Brasil SA’s mobile network to stimulate competition in the market.
SDN and NFV: AT&T's root-and-branch approach
28 May 2014
To many, AT&T epitomises all that is wrong with today’s top-tier telcos: cautious, conservative and conformist. Not anymore. The top brass are backing an audacious root-and-branch network revamp.
Midweek Mergers: May 28
28 May 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 Meeks, TWC Business Services: A new chapter
27 May 2014
The merger between Time Warner Cable and Comcast has some major implications for wholesale as well as cable. Capacity speaks to the COO and EVP of TWC Business Services, Phil Meeks.
Friday Network News: May 23
23 May 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.
Dyn acquires Renesys
22 May 2014
Internet performance solutions provider Dyn has acquired internet intelligence provider Renesys for an undisclosed sum.
Telus withdraws Mobilicity bid
22 May 2014
Canadian operator Telus has withdrawn its $350 million bid to acquire wireless company Mobilicity, according to local media reports.
Midweek Mergers: May 21
21 May 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.
ANALYSIS: Financing a Facebook future
20 May 2014
Facebook’s plans to launch mobile money services this month could be the company’s first step into entering the wider financial services industry, Capacity can reveal.
AT&T agrees on DirecTV deal
19 May 2014
AT&T has announced that it has agreed to acquire satellite TV provider DirecTV for $48.5 billion.
Friday Network News: May 16
16 May 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.
Level 3 CDN selected by Russian gaming firm
09 May 2014
Russian game developer Nival has selected Level 3 Communications content delivery network (CDN) to improve the gaming experience for end users, and expand across the globe.
Friday Network News: May 9
09 May 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: May 7
07 May 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.
Ciena and Brocade partner to launch cloud solution
07 May 2014
Network specialist Ciena has partnered with Brocade to jointly develop a network-sharing solution, allowing service providers to benefit from a more agile and automated cloud data centre infrastructure.
Netflix meets with FCC over net neutrality
02 May 2014
Netflix has voiced its concerns over net neutrality laws directly to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) following the regulator’s latest announcement to alter Open Internet rules.
Friday Network News: May 2
02 May 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.
Equinix launches cloud exchange service
01 May 2014
Equinix has launched the Equinix Cloud Exchange, an advanced interconnection solution designed to allow on-demand access to multiple clouds and networks worldwide.