Africa telecoms industry news and events
02 December 2020 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
30 November 2020 | Abigail Opiah
30 November 2020 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
26 November 2020 | Natalie Bannerman
24 November 2020 | Alan Burkitt-Gray
The state of Lagos in Nigeria plans to complete a project to build a 6,000km fibre network in 2021, the state government has announced.
8h | Alan Burkitt-Gray
The next edition of Wholesale Wednesday takes place on 25 November on the topic of “Preparing Networks for 2021”. Sponsored by PLDT, the session continues the conversation from October 14, when more than 100 industry professionals tuned in to talk about Carrier Resiliency in Times of Crisis. During the next edition, a line-up of industry-leading speakers will cover the latest network trends and take audience questions. The speakers are: Farhan Akbar, head of hardware services, Nokia David Abt, senior engagement manager, Delta Partners Nurendra Timothy Senathirajah, VP/ consultant, PLDT Jean Louis Le Roux, VP global wholesale and enterprise networks, Orange Covering the topic from the carrier, equipment and analyst perspectives, the one-hour session will include presentations and a panel discussion and will be followed by 30 minutes of virtual networking.
11h | Farhan Akbar, Nokia; David Abt, Delta Partners; Nurendra Timothy Senathir, PLDT; Jean Louis Le Roux, Orange
03 December 2020 | Philippe A. Perrier, GlobeNet; Diana Perez, GlobeNet; Rick Nilsson, Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN);
26 November 2020 | Stephen Barr, Imran Malik & Miguel Costa, SES Networks