Colt Opens European Gateway to Connect Africa, Asia, and Middle East
Colt Technology Services announced that it has opened a point of presence (PoP) in Interxions Marseille MRS1 data centre MRS1 is an increasingly important hub location for carriers and organisations looking for a high bandwidth connectivity gateway in Europe due to the landing of several important subsea cables from Africa Asia and the Middle East at the facility

Sling TV Brings France 24 to America
France 24 finalized an agreement to be distributed by Sling TV a subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ DISH) Sling will now stream France 24's French and Arabic channels in its French and Arabic language packages available throughout the United States

Sonatype Announces 2017 DevSecOps Survey Findings
Sonatype announced the telecommunications results of its 2017 DevSecOps Community Survey 160 telecommunications IT professionals participated in the online survey conducted in February 2017 out of a total of 2292 overall survey respondents Key findings underscore the importance of security

CTG Appointed to Help Exelerence Develop Strategic International Growth Opportunities
CTG was selected as Agent to assist Exelerence in developing strategic growth opportunities in the US Europe and Asia for its fiber-optic and data center businesses

Netformx Teams Up with Oracle for CPQ Sales Enablement Solution
Netformx announced the integration of DesignXpert with Oracle CPQ Cloud for improved sales enablement

DET-IX and EdgeConneX Bring Content Closer to Customers
EdgeConneX annouced a partnership with DET-IX to bring content closer to customers via EDC a not-for-profit regional Internet Exchange Point (IXP) connecting through five carrier-neutral data centers

Wazee Digital Announces Upgrades to Digital Media Hub
Wazee Digital announced a new gallery view to simplify content organization and search and integration with Aspera Direct-to-S3 to accelerate file downloads

Verizon Digital Media and Levels Beyond Partner to Provide Content Intelligence
Verizon Digital Media Services and Levels Beyond announced a strategic partnership to go to market with a combined solution that consolidates and streamlines the workflows of broadcasters and OTT providers

GL Announces Quality Testing for Voice, Video, and Data Apps for Android
GL Communications announced its Android Apps for Voice Video and Data Quality Testing Voice Analysis including POLQA MOS Video Conference testing with Video/Audio MOS and Data Testing supporting a wide array of data tests over any network including 3G 4G LTE 5G and beyond

Nokia to Demonstrate new Skim Storage to Accelerate and Improve Internet TV at NAB
Nokia announced new innovations developed by Nokia Bell Labs for the Velocix IP Video portfolio that help operators deliver a more responsive and immersive Internet TV experience Nokia will unveil Skim Storage at the NAB Show alongside several new innovations to bring Internet TV closer to the traditional broadcast distribution experience

Mobile Augmented Reality Market Finally Starting To Grow, Report Says
Market intelligence firm Tractica has released a new study that predicts mobile augmented reality (AR) capabilities will be increasingly embedded as consumer and enterprise use cases continue to expand to almost 2 billion monthly active users by 2022

AT&T Bringing 100% Fiber Network To 2 Million Across US in 2017
AT&T has announced it will be providing a 100 percent fiber connection to 8 new metros and 2 million more users across the US in 2017 for a total of at least 75 metros

New Analytic Technology Enables Content Providers To Reduce Churn, Maximize Revenue
Big data and BI services provider NPAW is introducing a new subscriber analytics solution that it claims enables content providers to gain predictive insights into subscriber activity using predictive churn algorithms to launch improvements for reducing churn and maximizing revenues

Bell Claims Mobility Network First to Deliver Quad Band LTE Advanced Speeds
Bell has announced that with the addition of 256 QAM technology its Bell Mobility network is now capable of download speeds up to 750 Mbps with expected average speeds of 22 to 174 Mbps

Sky and HBO Launch $250M Drama Powerhouse
HBO and Sky two of the worlds pay TV leaders have developed reputations as homes for the most highly acclaimed television series They have now joined forces to oversee a development slate of world class drama series The focus of the arrangement will be on high end productions that feature engaging stories with international points of view and casting

New CDN Solution Delivers Live HTTP Video to Any Device
Video delivery solutions provider Broadpeak is launching its new nanoCDN solution it claims makes live HTTP video delivery scalable to any device by providing a low-latency converged video delivery architecture

New CSP Operational Analytics Platform Introduced to Keep Up With New Service Launches
Network monitoring software provider Mariner xVu is introducing its new three-pronged approach to communications services provider (CSP) network monitoring and analysis to improve network and service operations and customer care

MTS and Ericsson Secure New Record Data Speed for Russia During 5G Test
MTS and Ericsson have claimed to reach a record 25 Gbps data transfer speed rate on a smartphone prototype in Russia during 5G trials that previously had been conducted only on stationary devices

Improved and Expanded Mobile Audience Reporting Comes to India
Cross platform measurement technology provider comScore has announced the launch of its new multi-platform mobile audience measurement solution in India enabling more robust and granular reporting of mobile audience visitation engagement and demographics

Verizon To Buy Over $1 Billion in Fiber From Corning
Verizon has committed to purchasing over one billion dollars worth of optical fiber from Corning -- over 12 million miles per year -- through 2020 to support the carrier's existing 4G LTE network and prepare for 5G

T-Mobile Expands Chicago LTE Network, Increases Retail Space Almost 20%
T-Mobile has launched extended range LTE coverage in the Chicago metropolitan area with twice the cell site range and four times better building coverage in addition to adding 350 new jobs to support new retail locations and major network enhancements

New Mobile Wi-Fi Shield Provides VPN Security For Devices Using Public Hot Spots
A new Wi-Fi shield technology is being introduced that encrypts Wi-Fi signals in public hotspots to protect consumer identity and personal data and provide mobile device users with the advantages of Virtual Private Network (VPN) security

Free Canadian Cloud-Based Mobile Phone System Launches For Small Businesses
Waterloo Ontario-based Fongo is launching its free cloud-based mobile service Fongo Works to provide small businesses and start-ups with business services such as feature-rich phone systems normally reserved for larger enterprises

US Telecom Industry Set For Merger Frenzy
With the recent close of the FCC spectrum auction telecom companies that were temporarily banned from merger talks during the auction will soon be able to open discussions and analysts are betting on T-Mobile Sprint and Dish Network to be the first to talk

Sprint Rolls Out New International Service
Sprint has announced new simplified international service that automatically provides customers with free basic roaming free texting and voice calling at a flat 20 cents per minute in 165 international locations


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