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American Tower revenue up 23% to $1.4 bn

American Tower Corporation today said its revenue reached $1,442 million (+22.8 percent) in the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. American Tower said its capital expenditures were $169 million


Route Mobile buys Cellent Technologies

Route Mobile, a messaging and voice API company, announced its deal to acquire Cellent Technologies. Globally, the A2P (application-to-peer) messaging market is seeing consolidation with Sweden’s

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GSMA announces innovation fund for start-ups

GSMA today announced the launch of the Innovation Fund to support innovative start-ups in Africa and selected countries in Asia. The telecom industry association did not specify the number of

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Telcordia bags number portability contract in US

Telcordia will be the Local Number Portability Administrator, or LNPA for all seven of the U.S. Number Portability Administration Center (NPAC) regions, said FCC. The LNPA will be incharge of the

Small cell event in Mumbai

Telecoms share concerns on small cell investment

Discussions at the Small Cells Networks Summit 2016 in Mumbai focused on improving both indoor and outdoor coverage in order to enhance customer experience. Small cells come with multi-technology

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Nokia to supply Cloud Packet Core solution to Tele2

Telecom network and software maker Nokia today said it will supply Cloud Packet Core solution to Tele2 to assist in the delivery of mobile broadband and prepare for 5G networks. Tele2 will invest

Huawei P7 launch

Huawei revenue up 40% to $36.75 bn in first half

Telecom network and software maker Huawei said it generated sales revenue of CNY 245.5 billion (+40 percent) or $36.75 billion in the first six months of 2016. The Chinese technology company

Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg

Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg resigned

Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg has decided to step down as president and CEO. Jan Frykhammar, executive vice president and CFO, will assume the CEO position till the telecom network and software

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Cisco bags smart city pilot project in Hyderabad

Enterprise networking major Cisco Systems has bagged a pilot project for implementing Smart City in Hyderabad. The Telangana government, Cisco and Mtuity have come together to plan Smart City


MobiFone taps Ciena for packet-optical network

MobiFone has revealed that it will be using the Ciena technology in Vietnam to build its converged packet-optical network, which has a 300Gbps provision spanning 1,400 kilometers across the

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ZTE announces vertical broadband solution

ZTE announced its vertical broadband solution (v2.0) at the fourth Connect To Connect Summit (C2C) taking place from 19 to 21 July at Pretoria, South Africa. The Chinese telecom network company