Whilst 5G is set to bring a range of benefits to business consumers, it will also increase the capacity to create and transfer more data than ever, and without a more significant move to sustainable practise there will be a large increase in the carbon footprint of data centres across the world.
Avaya has launched its “Powered by Avaya” cloud offering, designed to address the growing needs of mid-market companies for cloud-based communications solutions. “Powered by Avaya” will be made available through wholesale distributors to their channel partners or through selected resellers to deliver solutions direct to their end-user customers.
In unveiling plans to build their network of the future, Australia's best mobile network Telstra is driving network innovation to enhance resiliency; accelerate time to market; and support the evolution to 5G and IoT capabilities.
Managed services agreement to deliver improved network agility and performance, new customer experiences and reduced opex and capex spend.
The HPE Universal IoT Platform will enable Tata Communications’ IoT network to serve more than 2000 communities.
Strategic partnership: industry leaders create new business opportunities for M2M customers in Europe and China.
New programs dedicated to help service providers increase operational agility and speed time-to-service.
Tata Communications MOVE global mobility platform is built on the company’s partnerships with 900 mobile communications service providers and new 35% stake in Internet of Things solution provider Teleena.
The explosive growth in the consumption of digital media, content, applications and storage poses excellent opportunities for telecom services providers. Telco digital transformation is a complex process, however, that entails major changes in three areas: making the internal organization agile and efficient, driving constant innovation and unleashing new revenue streams. Customer-focus and speed-to-market in executing these strategies will be key success factors, according to insight from GlobalData.
Panduit EMEA, together with Cisco, IDC and Fluke Networks Europe have combined their considerable expertise in high-speed fibre optic technology and data centre communications infrastructure, to offer a free half-day event – 400G at Light Speed, on Tuesday, March 7, at The National Theatre, South Bank, London.
Angola Cables, a leading telecoms operator, is expanding its network reach and peering capabilities across the globe. With an aim to become a major IP transit and MPLS player in sub-Saharan Africa, Angola Cables has chosen NAPAfrica as its peering point. NAPAfrica is Africa’s largest Internet Exchange Point (IXP), with over 240 unique connected networks and 140Gbps peering traffic. NAPAfrica, which is colocated within all Teraco data centre facilities, provides peering across sub-Saharan Africa from Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town.
More than half of businesses are expected to adopt cloud unified communications by 2020; survey of global telecom providers also points to accelerated adoption of cloud contact center and team collaboration services.
ADVA Optical Networking has joined the Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi). As part of the SBTi, the telecommunications technology supplier has committed to set goals for reducing its carbon emissions based on climate science.
Skype for Business Online, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business Online migrated successfully.
30% of tech professionals are concerned their company is unfit to meet rapidly changing technological demands and threats.
China Mobile has selected an advanced network functions virtualization (NFV) solution from Brocade to support its most strategic corporate development initiative. Deployment of the Brocade(R) Virtual Traffic Manager (vTM) within key China Mobile data centers will help the company deliver highly available and agile cloud services, while keeping operating costs under control.
Anchorage-based Quintillion is deploying Ciena’s 8700 Packetwave Platform to support the first phase of its 15,000-kilometer intercontinental subsea fiber system that is planned to connect Europe and Asia by way of the Alaskan and Canadian Arctic. With power and space limitations in the North American Arctic, the compact size and low power consumption benefits of the 8700 efficiently provides a scalable, secure and reliable solution.
Rukmini Glanard names new senior management team for North, Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and Israel (EUNO).
Future deployment will enable Ooredoo Algeria to offer high capacity-based solutions to its subscribers.
To further enhance Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) industrialization and support the Open Platform for NFV (OPNFV) project, Cisco, Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia have signed Memorandum of Understanding to create the NFV Interoperability Testing Initiative (NFV-ITI).