T-Mobile US to launch fixed 4G broadband in readiness for future 5G services
22 March 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
T-Mobile US is launching what it calls a “limited home internet pilot”, using its LTE network.
[Whitepaper] Upgrading R&E Networks to Bolster Bandwidth, Operational Efficiency, and Information Security
21 March 2019 |
Research and Education (R&E) organizations are looking for new and better ways to provide network services to campus communities.
Cellnex to buy 60% stake of TDF for €3bn
21 March 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
Cellnex, a Spanish wireless infrastructure operator, is purportedly buying a 60% of French radio and TV services company, TDF for €3 billion.
EU hits Google with €1.49bn fine as Nigeria says Wifi service is illegal
20 March 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
The European Union has fined Google €1.49 billion for illegally blocking advertisers – and Nigerian’s telecoms regulator says the company is providing illegal wireless internet services.
América Móvil to buy Nextel Brazil for $905m
19 March 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
NII Holdings has entered into an agreement to sell its 70% share of Nextel Brazil to América Móvil for $905 million.
Xplornet to invest $500m on 5G wireless mission
18 March 2019 | Jason McGee-Abe
Xplornet Communications plans to spend $500 million over the next five years to update its network to provide 5G wireless services and faster internet in rural parts of Canada.
UPX Technologies launches BGP traffic monitoring solution
13 March 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
UPX Technologies, a Brazilian digital security and performance company, has launched its Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Monitor solution to help increase network security.
Toyota Tsusho, NEC to upgrade Uzbektelecom backbone network
13 March 2019 | Jason McGee-Abe
Toyota Tsusho and NEC have signed a contract with Uzbek state-owned communication carrier, Uzbektelecom, to expand and improve its nationwide network infrastructure.
Q&A with Juan Carlos Bernal, CEO of international wholesale business, Telefónica
12 March 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
Juan Carlos Bernal, CEO of international wholesale business, Telefónica speaks to Capacity about how the company is leading the charge of digital transformation in the LATAM region.
Liquid Telecom appoints CEO for Uganda
11 March 2019 | Jason McGee-Abe
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has appointed Dennis Keko Kahindi as chief executive officer (CEO) of Liquid Telecom Uganda.
Juniper Networks to buy Mist Systems for $400m
07 March 2019 | Natalie Bannerman
Juniper Networks has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Mist Systems, an AI-driven wireless enterprise.
Ciena: The Network Modernisation Imperative
06 March 2019 |
To meet growing bandwidth demands, carriers need networks that can adapt to new business models, scale on demand to support new services and customers, and protect margins.