Telecom Services

Verizon 4G network

Verizon set to buy Yahoo for $5 bn, beating AT&T

Telecom network operator Verizon Communications is set to buy digital media company Yahoo for a price close to $5 billion, Bloomberg reported. The deal will include Yahoo’s core internet

Deutsche Telekom acquires GTS for $729 million to strengthen enterprise focus

Deutsche Telekom to connect BMW cars

BMW Connected Drive will now come with a Wi-Fi hotspot working on Deutsche Telekom HotSpot Drive portal. The mobile hotspot can be connected to up to 10 Wi-Fi-enabled devices for offering

GSMA RCS program

AT&T, Orange to speed up SDN and NFV deployments

Telecom network operators AT&T and Orange announced their agreement for open source and standardization initiatives to speed up the standardization of software-defined networking (SDN) and

TIM logo unveiled

TIM, HPE bag 500 million euro cloud contract

TIM — in association with HPE Services Italia — has won a contract worth 500 million euros for supplying cloud computing services to the Public Administration. The temporary

FIFA Brazil

Telecoms invest in networks to tap Rio Olympic biz

Telecom network operators are making huge investment to tap the opportunities from the 2016 Rio Olympic Games at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The latest reports from Brazil suggest that telecoms have

TeliaSonera telecom operator

Telia enhances Capex investment in networks in Q2

Telia Company today said its Capex (capital expenditure) increased to SEK 3,773 million or $438 million in Q2 2016 from SEK 3,693 million in Q2 2015. Telia Company’s Capex-to-service revenue

Orange

Orange completes Airtel deal in Sierra Leone

Mobile network operator Orange today announced the completion of the acquisition of Airtel telecom business in Sierra Leone. Both Orange and Bharti Airtel International announced the deal in

A staff member poses with a mock oversized Vodafone Secure SIM card at the Vodafone booth at the CeBit computer fair in Hanover, March, 5, 2012. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/Files

Vodafone announces new CEOs in select countries

Global telecom network operator Vodafone today announced new CEOs in select countries. Vodafone UK CEO Jeroen Hoencamp will be the chief executive officer of the proposed Vodafone-Liberty Global