AT&T campaign

AT&T to sell stake in DirecTV, AT&T Now and U-Verse pay-TV busines

AT&T, the third largest telecom operator based on mobile subscribers, has initiated talks with private-equity firms, including Apollo Management, to sell a significant minority...
Agilent will slash 450 jobs

Best practices to train your tech workforce

Tech employees are useful human resources for every organization. It is the tech force that other employees turn to when they have issues with...

Winners of 2020 Wireless Broadband Alliance Industry Awards

The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) announced the winners of the 2020 WBA Industry Awards focusing on innovations and achievements. The award winners were announced during...
Optical fiber investment

Telefonica and Allianz ink 5 bn euros FTTH venture in Germany

Telefonica and Allianz announced a 50-50 joint venture for the deployment of fiber to the home (FTTH) in Germany and aims to invest 5 billion euros. The...
net neutrality campaign

FCC votes to leave 2017 net neutrality repeal unchanged

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted 3-2 on Tuesday to leave the 2017 repeal of landmark net neutrality rules unchanged even after a U.S....
Horst Schmitz, head of Technology at NetCologne

NetCologne deploys Nokia’s solution for FTTH network

NetCologne, the largest regional telecom provider in Germany, has deployed Nokia’s solution to extend the Fiber to the Home (FTTH) network. NetCologne, which has...
TIM Brazil network

TIM selects five Italian companies for FTTH cabling plan

TIM has closed the first tender for the supply of optic fiber cables in support of the FTTH cabling plan of FiberCop, the TIM...
Ooredoo at MWC 2019

Ooredoo achieves mobile backhaul capacity of 10Gbps in Algeria

Ooredoo Algeria has achieved mobile backhaul capacity of 10Gbps with the support of SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a supplier of microwave and millimetre wave radio for mobile backhauling. Ooredoo...
Seaborn’s AMX-1 cable system

Seaborn launches new submarine network services

Seaborn Networks, a developer-owner-operator of submarine fiber optic cable systems, announced the launch of new submarine network services on Seaborn’s AMX-1 submarine network segment connecting...
BT free WiFi in London

Ofcom probes BT practices in broadband business

Ofcom has opened an investigation in relation to BT’s compliance in relation to BT’s compliance with its obligations as a broadband universal service provider. In March...
Nokia Sandy Motley

Vivacom selects Nokia to expand GPON network in Bulgaria

Vivacom has selected Nokia to expand the GPON network in Bulgaria and introduce XGS-PON. Nokia said XGS-PON allows Vivacom to offer 10Gbps broadband to residential and...
Cisco MWC 2018 Barcelona

BT signs deal with Cisco and Qwilt to ensure speed in internet video traffic

Networking supplier Cisco has signed up Britain’s biggest telecoms group BT as its first customer for a new service to speed up internet video...
Telefonica O2 in Germany

Telefonica to sign $5.9 bn deal to build fibre-optic network in Germany

Telefonica is in the final stages of negotiating a roughly 5 billion euros or $5.9 billion deal to build a fibre-optic network in Germany, Reuters...
Swisscom 50 Gbits on a fixed network connection

Swisscom demos download speed of 50 Gbit/s on fixed network

Swisscom has demonstrated a transmission speed of 50 Gbit/s on a fixed network in Switzerland. Swisscom engineers have achieved the milestone in a real network...
Optical fiber investment

FCC member wants review of undersea cables that transmit internet traffic | Buy online soft for interactive shooting ranges

Geoffrey Starks, commissioner of Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has called for new scrutiny of undersea cables that transmit nearly all the world’s internet data...
Optical fiber investment

Europe probes price of optical fibre imported from China

The European Commission launched an investigation on Thursday into imports of optical fibre cable from China, which EU manufacturers believe are being sold in...



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