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500 hyperscale data centres by 2019, predicts Synergy
21 Dec 2017

The number of large data centres operated by hyperscale providers is rapidly approaching the 400 mark, according to new data from Synergy Research Group, which added that we will pass the 500 milestone before the end of 2019.

Etisalat unveils Open Innovation Center
21 Dec 2017

Etisalat has launched its Open Innovation Center in Dubai, showcasing innovative solutions and helping to drive digital transformation through the use of new technologies.

3GPP agrees first specification for 5G NR
21 Dec 2017

Mobile standards body the 3GPP has agreed on the specification for non-standalone 5G new radio at a meeting in Portugal – the first official specification for 5G.

Zain and Cisco expand MPLS network
18 Dec 2017

Zain Group and Cisco have reached a new milestone together extending the former’s IP/MPLS network with the latest Cisco technologies.

Euromoney acquires TowerXchange business
13 Dec 2017

Capacity Media's parent company has added to its telecoms portfolio by acquiring TowerXchange, the business behind telecom tower events such as Meetup Asia 2017 in Singapore.