CITIC Telecom CPC increases its global footprint with new SmartCLOUD™ Services Centres in Moscow and London

Continued ICT investment in Europe and Russia to accelerate regional customers’ expansion with CITIC Telecom CPC’s ‘Europe & Russia Cloud Ring’ The Netherlands, October 19 2018 – To provide higher flexibility and more comprehensive cloud connecting capabilities for its customers, CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (“CITIC Telecom CPC”), a wholly owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (SEHK:1883), has announced today that it will launch new connected SmartCLOUD™ Services Centres in Moscow and London. This significant investment in the development of innovative ICT solutions provides enterprise customers with high…

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Rajant, OSIsoft Partner to Bring Enhanced Industrial IoT Offering to Mining, Transportation, Energy, and Oil & Gas Sectors

The partnership will see both companies bring total mobility, autonomous adaptability and mission-critical reliability to data delivery Malvern, PA & San Leandro, CA. Industrial operations looking to embrace the digital transformation, boost productivity and optimize their mobile assets are set to benefit as Rajant Corporation, the exclusive provider of Kinetic Mesh wireless networks, has entered into a partnership with OSIsoft. This partnership will see the two companies collaborate to deliver insight on demand and on the edge bringing new Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) capabilities to the industries they serve….

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telent takes over Highways England contract after transition success

The £450m NRTS contract means telent has taken on all operational telecommunications services for Highways England Warwick, 18 October – telent Technology Services Ltd (telent), the UK’s leading mission-critical network solutions provider, has announced the successful transition of its contract to manage and transform Highways England’s road telecommunications network. The NRTS contract, worth almost half a billion pounds, will enable Highways England to transform its network and deliver the next generation of telecommunications services to meet the needs of the business and support development of future technologies such as 5G….

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TM Forum tracker: network transformation slow, despite being integral to digital transformation

Tracker reveals need for change in CSP/vendor relationships and importance of new talent for digital transformation success London, UK— 18 October 2018: TM Forum, the industry association driving digital transformation through collaboration, today released the results from its third bi-annual Digital Transformation Tracker (DTT). Conducted in the period June to August 2018, the global survey of more than 200 communications service providers (CSPs) and their technology suppliers tracks the progress of the telecoms industry’s digital transformation. The results show slower-than-expected progress towards network transformation, despite 44% of CSPs agreeing that…

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devolo at Broadband World Forum: “Operators mindsets must change for home networks to thrive”

Sebastian Richter will explain how to create top speeds across the home with ease for the consumer Berlin, 18 October 2018 – Operators can deliver across-the-home network infrastructure with significantly higher speeds and zero customer frustration if they choose the best backbone technology available and shift from a device-mindset to network thinking. That’s the message Sebastian Richter, Director of Product Creation at devolo AG, experts in high-performance home networking solutions, will speak on at Broadband World Forum (BBWF) in Berlin next week. “Thanks to the rise in streaming services and…

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Natural Power advises Statkraft on Element Power acquisition

Leading renewable energy and infrastructure consultancy, Natural Power, has provided technical due diligence support to Statkraft for the acquisition of the Irish and UK wind development businesses of the Element Power Group. The transaction provides Statkraft with a large onshore wind development pipeline in Ireland and strengthens its position in the UK. It is already Europe’s largest producer of renewable energy and has an ambition to grow further within the hydropower, wind and solar sectors. Natural Power was selected for this project thanks to the team’s understanding of Statkraft’s requirements…

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OKI Europe Continues Spirit of Innovation with Launch of Augmented Reality App, Designed to Open Up a World of Instore Print Applications to Retailers

The OKI Augmented Reality (AR) Showroom is the first application utilising AR to help retailers realise the potential of printing in-store to drive customer engagement and increase basket value Egham, Surrey, 18th October 2018 – OKI Europe Ltd today announced the launch of its new smartphone app, the ‘OKI AR Showroom’ at VISCOM Italia. This innovation enables customers to visualise OKI’s devices as well as high impact visual communications materials in their own environments through the use of Augmented Reality (AR). Designed for retailers, the app is free to use…

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ProLabs at Fierce Wireless NextGen Summit: “Utilise WDM in the quest to invest for 5G success”

Dallas, USA, 17 October – With new technologies regularly being rolled out for 5G, operators can maximise their existing infrastructure and not pay a fortune to meet customer demands with waveguide division multiplexing (WDM). That’s the message from ProLabs on the first day of the Fierce Wireless NextGen Wireless Networks Summit in Dallas, Texas. Anthony Clarkson, Technologist at global leader in compatible optical solutions ProLabs, has stressed how, in the quest to invest in future-proof technology, operators can run into hurdles and get it wrong. “They’re trying to balance making…

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Zyxel to launch WiFi analytics solution for EMEA at Broadband World Forum 2018

The new value-added service finds and fixes network issues before subscribers complain Hsinchu Taiwan, 17 October 2018 – Zyxel Communications today announced it will debut its brand new WiFi analytics solution – empowering service providers in EMEA to eliminate WiFi glitches and deliver exceptional user experience – at Broadband World Forum 2018. The new-to-market solution integrates cloud analytics and Artificial Intelligence with Zyxel residential gateways, helping service providers to detect and fix common home WiFi issues, such as environmental interference and glitches, even before subscribers become aware of them. Once…

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NetFoundry to Demonstrate Ground-Breaking Silicon-to-Cloud Security at IoT Solutions World Congress Barcelona

NetFoundry AppWANs utilize certificates initiated within Micron® Authenta™ Flash to establish trust in devices and services CHARLOTTE, NC – October 16, 2018 — NetFoundry today announced its partnership with Micron Technology, Inc. and Tata Communications to provide zero trust silicon-to-cloud secured connectivity via any IP network in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) community. A demonstration of this groundbreaking capability will be featured in the IIC Pavilion at IoT Solutions World Congress to be held from October 16 – 18, 2018 in Barcelona. NetFoundry aims to solve many of the…

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