Musk warns SpaceX satellite launch could 'go wrong'
13 May 2019 | Laurence Doe
Elon Musk has warned that “much will likely go wrong" during the first SpaceX StarLink constellation satellite launch, which is currently scheduled for May 15.
Australia’s Sky and Space orders new satellites for global IoT network
13 May 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
Australian nano-satellite company Sky and Space Global is moving ahead with a plan to build a global coverage network.
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.
Apax and Warburg on a clear route to Inmarsat deal after rival burns up
30 April 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
A consortium involving Apax Partners and Warburg Pincus plus two Canadian pension funds seems clear to buy Inmarsat after a rival group withdrew without bidding.
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.
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.
Teleglobal delivers rural connectivity in Indonesia via SES Networks
25 April 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
Teleglobal will use SES Networks’ managed data services and the SES-12 satellite to deliver broadband internet access to rural communities in Indonesia.
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.
Kacific signs 15-yr connectivity deal with Tonga Satellite
15 April 2019 | Jason McGee-Abe
Kacific Broadband Satellites Group has signed a 15-year agreement with Tonga Satellite, a Tongan government company, to provide high speed broadband via satellite to the Pacific Island nation.
Are we there yet? Industry sees 5G on the horizon
15 April 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
When people have been talking about 5G for so long it’s hard to recognise that the biggest innovation in the industry is almost here. It’s not a reality yet – the early examples are really proofs of concept – but it’s coming, as Claudia Nemat, Deutsche Telekom’s board member for technology and innovation, says.