Telia Carrier partners TierPoint to offer Cloud Connect services
20 September 2018 | Natalie Bannerman
Telia Carrier and TierPoint have entered into a partnership that will see Telia Carrier offer its Cloud Connect service across 25 TierPoint facilities in the US.
Q&A with Andrew Kwok of HGC
18 September 2018 | James Pearce
Capacity speaks to Andrew Kwok about HGC's positioning in Myanmar, its plans for growth in the area and updates on recent annoucements.
Entries open for Capacity's 20 Women to Watch 2018
17 September 2018 | Natalie Bannerman
Capacity is back with our annual 20 Women to Watch power listing. This is your opportunity to nominate the top women in the telecoms industry who are breaking down barriers and driving change in this male dominated industry.
Orange reinforces West African Coast connectivity with MainOne subsea cable
14 September 2018 | Jason McGee-Abe
Orange is set to acquire additional capacity in the West African submarine cable system, MainOne, thereby reinforcing its position in the African telecommunications ecosystem.
EU ‘will provide for wholesale and shared spectrum’ in new comms directive
12 September 2018 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
The European Commission’s new electronic communications directive will have specific provisions for wholesale carriers, designed to encourage investment in high-capacity fibre networks.
Call for papers to participate in the Capacity Innovation Series
12 September 2018 | Natalie Bannerman
Capacity Europe 2018 sees the launch of a new conference segment called the Innovation Series - a platform for innovators in emerging technologies to showcase their offerings to the global carrier community.
CMC Networks deploys 128T networking platform in South Africa
06 September 2018 | Natalie Bannerman
128 Technology has announced the commercial deployment of its 128T Session Smart Networking Platform with CMC Networks in South Africa.
TIM’s new management ‘disastrous’, says 24% shareholder Vivendi
06 September 2018 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
The chairman of TIM has hit back at last night’s stringent criticism by Vivendi of the management of the company since a new board took over in May.
TIM Wholesale in trials to cut complaints in copper last-mile network
04 September 2018 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
The wholesale division of TIM has started a pilot project to speed up fault detection and correction in its copper last-mile network.
CenturyLink moves full speed ahead after Level 3 acquisition
29 August 2018 | Natalie Bannerman
In the lead up to this years' Capacity North America conference taking place in Denver, 5-6 September, Laurinda Pang, president of international and global accounts management at CenturyLink and one of our key speakers, spoke exclusively to Capacity about the North American market, the latest projects over at CenturyLink and why more needs to be done to empower women in telecoms.
Adtran signs up US rural power companies for gigabit fibre broadband
29 August 2018 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
Four electricity cooperatives in Alabama and Tennessee are to start offering gigabit fibre-based broadband services to their customers.
China and Huawei hit out at Australian government 5G ban
24 August 2018 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
Huawei and the Chinese government have condemned Australia’s ban on using Huawei and ZTE kit for its 5G services as “politically motivated”.