|Dell'Oro Group Predicts Growth in 5G Backhaul Equipment|
Dell'Oro Group predicts that 5G mobile backhaul transport equipment revenue will reach $3 billion by 2024. Demand for 5G backhaul is expected to drive multiple years of growth for the total mobile backhaul transport market for the next few years.
|DE-CIX and Russian MSK-IX to Announce St. Petersburg as a New DE-CIX Location|
The world’s leading Internet Exchange (IX) operator DE-CIX in Frankfurt and its strategic partner MSK-IX, an Internet Exchange operator in Russia, announce the availability of all DE-CIX interconnection services in the metropolitan region of St. Petersburg.
|Canalys Charts China Smartphone Market Decline|
China’s smartphone market declined 15% to 85.3 million units in Q4 2019, as device fatigue hit consumers. It marks the 11th consecutive quarterly decline, and the market’s lowest level since Q1 2013.
|Juniper Research Predicts Growth in Global Roaming Subscribers|
A new study from Juniper Research has found that the global number of roaming subscribers will reach 1.1 billion by 2024; rising from 900 million in 2020. This represents a growth of 28 percent over the next four years.
|FCC Paves Way for Full Commercial Use of 3.5 GHz Band|
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai today announced that the agency has certified four Spectrum Access System (SAS) Administrators, paving the way for full commercial operations in the 3.5 GHz band.
|PTCL and Nokia Build Pakistan's First 200G Optical Network|
Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has deployed Nokia’s technology to expand the capacity of recently installed 100G transport network to 200G optical network for both domestic and international traffic.
|Data Foundry Completes 27,000-Square-Foot, 4MW Expansion|
Expansion Meets Growing Market Demand for Reliable Capacity and High-Availability Infrastructure
|Proofpoint Releases User Phishing Report|
Proofpoint, Inc., a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today released its sixth annual global State of the Phish report, which provides an in-depth look at user phishing awareness, vulnerability, and resilience.
|Bluebird Network Completes Fiber Expansion|
Springfield Investment Addresses Business Demand for Reliable High-Capacity Broadband in the Region
|Microsoft and Genesys Announced Expanded Cloud Partnership|
Microsoft Corp. and Genesys have expanded their partnership to provide enterprises with a new cloud service for contact centers that enables them to deliver superior interactions for customers.
|STACK INFRASTRUCTURE and Peterson Announce Development of a Hyperscale Data Center|
STACK INFRASTRUCTURE, today announced plans to develop a data center campus in Manassas, Virginia.
|Consolidated Communications Enhances SD-WAN Offering|
Consolidated Communications today announced its enhancement of SD-WAN, a software based technology solution that optimizes network performance using the Company’s private network and gateways.
|Vodafone to Accelerate UK Fiber Broadband Roll-out |
Vodafone today announced plans to accelerate the roll out of full-fibre broadband in the UK by restructuring its existing deal with CityFibre to encourage it to build its fibre infrastructure more quickly and to more places.
|DE-CIX to Open a New Internet Exchange in Singapore|
DE-CIX is the world’s leading Internet Exchange operator. Having started operations in 1995, DE-CIX in Frankfurt am Main is the Internet Exchange (IX) with the world’s highest data throughput at peak times, at more than 8.1 Terabits per second (Tbps). Its technical infrastructure has a total capacity of 48 Terabits.
|PacketFabric Expands Private Access to Cloud Service Providers|
PacketFabric redefines how companies procure, consume, and manage their network connectivity services. Leveraging an innovative, entirely automated SDN-based network architecture and the latest in optical and packet switching technology, PacketFabric enables dynamic, real-time connectivity services between major carrier-neutral colocation facilities at terabit-scale.
|Chayora Announces Appointment of EVP Network & Strategy|
Chayora announces ahead of PTC’20 that it has appointed Ms. Yali Z. Liu as Executive Vice President, Network & Strategy.
|Ericsson Establishes New 5G R&D Site in France|
Ericsson announced today it will establish a new R&D site in France with up to 300 employees, accelerating 5G momentum in Europe.
|Genwave Technologies Acquires Gap Wireless's GWI Telecom|
Genwave Technologies announces today the acquisition of GWI Telecom, the professional installation, testing and wireless services division of Mississauga, Ontario based Gap Wireless. Since its inception in 2009, GWI Telecom has become a leading provider of installation and test services for mobile network deployments of Tower, Rooftop, Small Cell, DAS and other leading-edge wireless technologies.
|Cerence and Microsoft to Team Up on Connected Car Integration |
Cerence Inc., AI for a world in motion, announced it is working with Microsoft to integrate Cerence Drive products with the Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform (MCVP).
|STACK INFRASTRUCTURE Continues Growth in Silicon Valley|
STACK INFRASTRUCTURE (“STACK” or the “Company”), the data center company built from the ground up to address the technology infrastructure needs of rapidly scaling enterprises and hyperscale businesses, today announced plans to expand its data center campus in Silicon Valley.
|Telstra and Chayora Enter into Strategic Partnership|
Chayora Holdings Limited (“Chayora”) and Telstra International (“Telstra”) have entered a strategic partnership aiming to provide world-class colocation services and network connectivity from Chayora’s hyperscale campus serving the Tianjin-Beijing corridor in the People’s Republic of China.
|Data Foundry Celebrates the Expansion of its Houston 2 Data Center|
Data Foundry, a privately held company headquartered in Austin, Texas, will be hosting a celebration event to commemorate the 27,000-square-foot, 4MW expansion of its Houston 2 Data Center.
|Seaborn Announces New High-Capacity Connectivity|
Seaborn Networks, a leading developer-owner-operator of transoceanic subsea fiber optic cable systems (Seaborn), announced today new high capacity connectivity from their Seabras-1 IP Network directly into key global IX locations.
|Deutsche Telekom Selects Vlocity for Digital Transformation|
Vlocity Inc., a leading provider of industry-specific cloud software, and Deutsche Telekom, one of the world's leading integrated telecommunications companies, announced today an agreement to use Vlocity Communications Cloud to advance Deutsche Telekom’s digital transformation initiatives in Europe.
|New Study Reveals Trends in Cloud Infrastructure|
A new study from AllCloud found that organizations are planning to expand their use of cloud infrastructure, and cloud-native technologies such as containers and microservices already have made significant footholds in corporate IT departments.