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SMS SPECIAL REPORT: Taking on the OTT world
27 Aug 2015
Roy Timor-Rousso, general manager of the fring Alliance, tells Capacity's Agnes Stubbs why service providers should join the global federated platform to take on OTT players.
Ocean Networks and Alcatel-Lucent to extend SAPL
27 Aug 2015
Ocean Networks has teamed up with the submarine arm of Alcatel-Lucent, Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN), to extend the South America Pacific Link (SAPL) from Panama to Florida.
SMS SPECIAL REPORT: A hub of SMS activity
26 Aug 2015
A new wave of SMS hubs have been launched by leading carriers aiming to serve their own customers and provide a much needed service for others. Guy Matthews investigates.
SMS SPECIAL REPORT: Confronting SMS fraud
26 Aug 2015
As the industry struggles to combat grey routes, fraud prevention is becoming an increasing necessity. Guy Matthews investigates the new solutions and services helping operators prevent SMS fraud.
Greg Wyler, OneWeb: Shooting for the stars
26 Aug 2015
Satellite entrepreneur Greg Wyler has made it his mission to connect the most remote parts of the world. He speaks to Agnes Stubbs about his latest venture OneWeb and what it takes to fulfil the mission.
BT accuses US rivals of harming competition
24 Aug 2015
A BT executive has accused its US rivals of harming competition with the large fees they charge for using their infrastructure, according to the Financial Times.
GSMA launches mobile IoT initiative
21 Aug 2015
The GSMA has launched its 'Mobile internet of things (IoT) Initiative', aimed to accelerate the technology by facilitating demonstrations of low power wide area (LPWA) licensed spectrum technologies.
AT&T and NSA in decade-long partnership
17 Aug 2015
US conglomerate AT&T has worked closely with the country’s national security agency (NSA) for a decade, helping the government to spy on vast quantities of internet traffic in the US, according to local reports.
US authorities to seize $1 billion in assets
14 Aug 2015
US regulators have reportedly called on their European counterparts to seize over $1 billion in assets of three telecoms companies in an alleged corruption scandal linked to the daughter of the Uzbekistan president.
Midweek Mergers: August 12
12 Aug 2015
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
Sprint's Shentel to acquire nTelos for $640m
12 Aug 2015
Sprint wholesale partner Shenandoah Telecommunications (Shentel) is set to acquire fellow Sprint partner nTelos in a deal valued at approximately $640 million, including net debt.
Entwistle to return as Telus CEO
11 Aug 2015
Telus has announced that president and CEO Joe Natale is leaving the position he held for less than 18 months with immediate effect.
Blue Planet reveals broadband service
07 Aug 2015
Managed network operator Blue Planet has launched its high availability broadband services, designed to provide end-users with redundancy at minimal cost.
Midweek Mergers: August 5
05 Aug 2015
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
Sprint reshuffles senior management
04 Aug 2015
US giant Sprint has reshuffled its senior management team with the appointment of new finance, operation and technology chiefs.
Alcatel-Lucent completes PCCS route
04 Aug 2015
Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN) – the subsea cable subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent – has completed commissioning of the Pacific Caribbean Cable System (PCCS).
Ciena completes Cyan acquisition
04 Aug 2015
Ciena has completed its acquisition of next-gen software provider Cyan, and revealed its initial integration plan.