• Ofcom confirms January 2021 date for next spectrum auction

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Providers Tags:  5G; BT; MNO; O2; Ofcom; TV; broadband; mobile; mobile broadband; mobile network operator; wireless; Vodafone;

    British telecoms regulator Ofcom has confirmed plans to auction spectrum which it said should help improve mobile broadband and support the rollout of 5G, setting a January 2021 date for the sale of frequencies in the 700MHz and 3.6GHz-3.8GHz band. I ...

  • Orange Niger selects Ceragon to modernise backbone network

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Providers Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  4G; LTE; mobile; platform; wireless; OSS; Orange;

    Ceragon Networks has announced that Orange Niger has selected its wireless backhaul solutions and services to modernise its nationwide backbone network to LTE. Ceragon will enable Orange to deploy 4G, starting with the capital Niamey and expanding to ...

  • VodafoneZiggo reports ‘robust’ Q2 results

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Providers Tags:  Gigabit; cable; consumer; mobile; post-paid; roaming; travel; Vodafone;

    Dutch quadruple-play operator VodafoneZiggo reported robust financial performance in Q2 2020 despite the effects of COVID-19, with revenue rising 1.8% year-on-year to EUR982.5 million (USD1.155 billion) and adjusted EBITDA growing 11.3% to EUR482.8 m ...

  • DISH agrees Ting Mobile takeover; inks new 5G O-RAN deal with VMware

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Services Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  5G; Cloud; DISH Network; MVNO; TV; acquisition; activation; billing; fiber; fibre; internet; mobile; platform; provisioning; satellite; OSS;

    US satellite TV giant DISH Network which recently completed the USD1.4 billion acquisition of Boost Mobile has sealed the surprise takeover of Tucows-backed MVNO Ting Mobile. Effective 1 August 2020, most Ting Mobile customers across the US became ...

  • Digicel completes LTE upgrade of its entire network

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Providers Tags:  Digicel; LTE; mobile;

    Digicel Tonga has announced that its entire mobile network has now been upgraded to LTE following completion of a TOP1.8 million (USD770,250) programme initiated in late 2019. The operator confirmed in a press release that all sites across the island ...

  • Customer Satisfaction with Social Media and Digital News Falters Despite Traffic Surge, ACSI Data Show

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  BUSINESSWIRE2
    Category:  Software Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  engine; OSS;

    ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--When the COVID-19 pandemic ramped up in the United States in March 2020, visits to general news websites skyrocketed and social media usage surged. Yet, even before the pandemic sent traffic soaring across the e-bus ...

  • 1WorldSync Announces Customer Community Platform for Added Engagement and Knowledge-Sharing Resources

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  TELECOM-NEWS
    Category:  Software Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  platform; OSS;

    CHICAGO, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 1WorldSync, the leading provider of product content solutions, announces a holistic community platform to connect its more than 12,000 customers to each other, as well as tools and resources that enable them to m ...

  • Seragon Announces GenomeScore™, the First AI Platform to Measure Rate of Aging and Physiological Changes

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  TELECOM-NEWS
    Category:  Software Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  platform; OSS;

    IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Seragon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced GenomeScore, the first artificial intelligence platform combining epigenetic and transcriptome analyses to predict a person's aging speed and assess different ...

  • Airtel selects Ribbon for packet transport network upgrade

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  DEVELOPING-TELECOMS
    Category:  Providers Tags:  Airtel; Bharti Airtel; mobile;

    Bharti Airtel has selected Ribbon Communications 5G-Native Neptune platform to enhance its mobile backhaul transport capabilities.

  • Rippling nabs $145M at a $1.35B valuation to build out its all-in-one platform for employee data

    Published Date:  2020-08-04  Source:  TECHCRUNCH
    Category:  Finance Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  device; funding; platform; startup; OSS;

    Big news today in the world of enterprise IT startups. Rippling, the startup founded by Parker Conrad to take on the ambitious challenge of building a platform to manage all aspects of employee data, from payroll and benefits through to device manage ...