FirstLight Fiber acquires MFC amid Maine expansion plans
17 May 2019 | Jason McGee-Abe
FirstLight has acquired Maine Fiber Company (MFC), which will propel more growth and further enhance its fibre network throughout the State of Maine.
Equinix reveals $2bn data centre expansion
08 May 2019 | Laurence Doe
Equinix will spend nearly $2 billion to open 12 new International Business Exchange (IBX) data centres and expand 23 existing IBX data centres in 2019.
Axiata and Telenor in talks to merge Asian operations
07 May 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
Telenor Group and Axiata Group Berhad are in talks to merge their business operations in Asia.
Ganzi’s Digital Colony adds UK small-cell operator to portfolio
29 April 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
Infrastructure investment firm Digital Colony has added a UK small cell specialist, iWireless Solutions, to its portfolio.
ITW 2019: Agenda Revealed
26 April 2019 | Jason McGee-Abe
The key to success in today’s fast-paced telecommunications industry is to adapt quickly to change, and provide cutting-edge solutions in order to grow.
Liberty Global’s Virgin Media appoints Schüler as new CEO
26 April 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
Lutz Schüler is to replace Tom Mockridge as CEO of Liberty Global’s UK and Ireland cable and telecoms business, Virgin Media. He has been COO since September 2018.
KCOM phones pension fund for £500m takeover deal
25 April 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
A pension fund is set to take over KCOM, the UK city of Hull’s independent telecoms company.
Vapor IO, Crown Castle bring AWS to the Kinetic Edge
25 April 2019 | Jason McGee-Abe
Vapor IO and Crown Castle have jointly developed a service that seamlessly interconnects Vapor IO’s Kinetic Edge with Amazon Web Services (AWS) via Crown Castle’s high-speed Cloud Connect.
Capacity Middle East 2019: Highlights
25 April 2019 |
Capacity Middle East is the largest carrier event in the Middle East, bringing together more than 1,700 attendees from organisations representing voice, data, SMS, data centres, peering, over-the-top service providers (OTTs) & content providers, internet service providers and network infrastructure providers.
Telkom Kenya names Steve Okeyo as MD of mobile division
23 April 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
Telkom Kenya has appointed Steve Okeyo as the new managing director of its mobile division, succeeding Amer Atwi who has been with the company since 2016.
Tata names Pathmal Gunawardana as head of Americas
17 April 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
Tata Communications has appointed Pathmal Gunawardana as its new head of Americas.
NTT to set up international HQ in London
16 April 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
NTT Group is planning on setting up a new company in London to manage the company’s overseas operations.