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Discussions on the usage of the 6 GHz band (5925-7125 MHz) are ongoing, with no definite roadmap yet on how it will be utilized in the long run. To define, 6 GHz is one of the optimal spectrum bands in medium frequency to provide seamless wide-area coverage and high-capacity connections.
APTelecom will be Inligo Networks’ international sales partner for the Asia Connect Submarine Cable System.
Virgin Media O2 Business has chosen Netcracker Revenue Management, part of the Netcracker Digital BSS product suite, for its next-generation capabilities. The consolidated revenue management platform is expected to help the operator improve customer experience by centralizing B2B billing for its user base.
Telecom Review once again continues its dedication and commitment to the ICT industry and will continue to meet industry expectations by holding the best and largest high-level gathering of executives for Industry Awards. The Telecom Review awards recognize industry leaders for their efficient and hard work throughout the year, and are a special way for Telecom Review to help celebrate the winner’s success.
Web 3.0 is still yet to come of age in a world where interconnectedness is more valued than before. The world became more dependent on the internet, especially during pandemic, and the latest numbers even suggest that over 12 trillion hours online will be spent online in 2022 alone.
GSMA MWC Las Vegas, in partnership with CTIA, will open its doors on September 28th at the Las Vegas Convention Center’s (LVCC) new West Hall. With few days left, GSMA shares the latest news about the North American edition of the MWC Series.
Telecom evolution is evident as the industry constantly transforms to meet the ever-changing demands of customers, both enterprises and consumers. What was previously an expensive and rationed communication means has now progressed to operate more efficiently, provide more value and offer new services.
Sustainability is an important topic that is being addressed urgently worldwide. With telecom operators’ climate-related commitments and the ICT sector’s expanding energy footprint, there is a need to do more and transform faster.
The Carrier and Wholesale Services (C&WS) division of e& (formerly known as Etisalat Group) announced the readiness of its SmartHub Kalba data center facility to be the future telecom hub for the MENA region.
Verizon now connects nearly 48% of its cell sites with its own deployed fiber optic cables and is on track to reach about 50% by the end of this year, allowing Verizon wireless customers to take full advantage of Verizon’s peak speeds and robust service offerings. Verizon’s fiber network is the largely invisible foundation that is a key driving force behind providing the reliability and scalability customers need and expect. It is the connective tissue that ties the disparate pieces of the network together and transfers data between a customer and the internet.
Fiber optics is a rapidly growing multi-billion-dollar industry and Clearfield has a strong competitive position as 5G and NG-PON2 technologies are being rolled out. Clearfield provides fiber protection, fiber management and fiber delivery solutions that enable rapid and cost-effective fiber-fed deployment throughout the broadband service provider space. Telecom Review recently visited with Kevin Morgan to get insight into the growth of the fiber broadband marketplace.
Sparkle sees bandwidth demand on the rise in the American market as more people look to communicate both in the region, as well as connect to the rest of the world. LATAM is also leading the globe with over $1.5 billion of new subsea cable investment in 2017 and 2018 alone. The population continues to benefit from access to fast broadband infrastructure. All of this activity makes for a lot of potential in the region for carriers, service providers, OTTs and enterprises to develop revenue growth and drive even more enhanced capabilities for the area. Sparkle is at the heart of this growth.
Eric Cevis is the President of Verizon Partner Solutions, which is responsible for domestic and international wholesale strategy, including marketing, sales, customer service operations and wholesale business operations. Telecom Review recently visited with Eric to discuss Verizon and the state of our industry.