Major UK retailers unaware, unprepared, and paralysed in the face of PSD2, says Consult Hyperion and CCgroup study

Consult Hyperion and CCgroup research reveals less than half of retailers are aware of PSD2 and 67% are not ready to comply by January 13th 2018 Merchants treating regulation as compliance issue not business opportunity, with only 16% looking to take advantage of PSD2 Report calls for retail technology v endors to educate retailers and help them innovate London, 10th January 2018 – New research from independent technical consultancy Consult Hyperion and tech PR consultancy CCgroup, reveals that major UK retailers are unaware, unprepared and paralysed ahead of the Second…

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Battle against cybercrime: Sonae IM invests in cloud security specialist Secucloud

Germany-based IT vendor enables Telecom Operators to seamlessly protect all connected devices from consumer and enterprise customers Hamburg, Germany. 9 January 2018 – Hamburg-based Secucloud, a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for ISPs and Telecom Operators has closed its multi million Series B financing round, totally subscribed by Sonae Investment Management. Secucloud is at the forefront of the rapidly growing cybersecurity cloud movement, leveraging the Telecom Operators’ network to offer a security solution for all connected devices, such as smartphones, tablets and IoT devices, both for the consumer and enterprise…

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LS telcom examines options to improve digital connectivity on Britain’s railway

London, UK, Lichtenau / Baden, Germany, 9th January 2018 – LS telcom UK has produced a report for Britain’s railway to support improved digital connectivity for customers. The research project was commissioned by the Rail Safety and Standards Board on behalf of the Future Communications and Positioning Systems Advisory Group. The research report proposes a 3 to 5-year technology roadmap, and identifies commercial deployment models for improving high-speed mobile internet connectivity for passengers, as well as passenger and freight train operations. According to the study, wireless technology solutions including a…

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Think horizontally to unlock the huge potential of connected devices, says oneM2M

Las Vegas, USA, 8 January 2018: Smart wearables, connected cars and machines, consumer electronics and smart city deployments will only deliver true value to consumers if there is a horizontal linking of data, oneM2M’s Technical Plenary Chair Dr. Omar Elloumi warned today. Speaking ahead of CES, where thousands of the latest Internet of Things (IoT) gadgets will be showcased, Elloumi highlighted how many devices are connected to a proprietary cloud that provides services based on the data of the wearable itself. “As consumer demand for smart devices continues to surpass…

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Eniig chooses Cerillion for 3-year wholesale billing and managed services deal

London, 8th January 2018 – Cerillion plc (AIM: CER), the top-ranked provider of billing, charging and customer management systems, today announced it is working with Eniig, an established electricity and fibre communications provider in Denmark, to implement a new wholesale platform based on its Enterprise BSS/OSS suite. Cerillion is delivering its Enterprise Product Catalogue, CRM Plus, Revenue Manager, Service Manager and Enterprise Service Bus modules, as well as providing a complete managed service as part of the three-year contract. Eniig is an established supplier of fibre broadband and electricity. In…

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UltraSoC appoints Aileen Smith as Chief Strategy Officer

CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom, 4 January 2018: UltraSoC today announced that Aileen Smith has joined the company as Chief Strategy Officer, bringing significant and senior strategic and operational experience to the company. Before joining UltraSoC, Aileen advised Huawei Technologies on its telecom strategy in her role as Strategic Advisor and Head of Ecosystem Development. Aileen’s successful career spans software engineering, operations and strategy with a variety of firms including Huawei, TM Forum, Motorola and Alcatel. Aileen’s reputation and experience is widely recognized and called upon regularly: Last year she was named…

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Get Living makes new residents at home with Airangel’s WiFi

Warrington, 4th January 2018 Airangel, the enterprise guest WiFi solutions provider, has provided Get Living with WiFi as a secure, managed service for its 400 new rented homes in Elephant and Castle. Through Airangel, WiFi connectivity is enabled from the day a new resident moves in to Elephant Central, at no extra cost. By removing the need for residents to make their own WiFi installation arrangements, Get Living prevents radio environments becoming congested and weakening WiFi connections when buildings reach resident capacity. Airangel carried out heat mapping both pre and…

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Industry’s first App-based cellular core now available for LimeNET

PocketEPC complete mobile core available as a Snap via the LimeNET Ubuntu App Store Camberley, 3rd January 2018 – Quortus and Lime Microsystems today announced the availability of PocketEPC – a complete cellular core network realized as an App – via Lime Micro’s LimeNET Ubuntu App Store. By combining the LimeNET hardware platform with PocketEPC, the two companies allow any developer to rapidly and cost-effectively create complete 4G (or 5G / IoT) networks. Delivered as an Ubuntu Snap and priced at just £150 (less than 200 US dollars), PocketEPC for…

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LS telcom expands cooperation on LoRa software tools with Digita

Lichtenau / Baden, Germany, 21st December 2017 – Digita, a pioneer in wireless and digital solutions, and LS telcom, a worldwide leader in spectrum management and radio network planning solutions, have agreed to expand their cooperation on network planning tools. Digita already employs LS telcom’s software planning tool suite CHIRplus for the planning of their radio and TV networks and microwave links, and the cooperation now expands to the planning of Internet of things (IoT) networks. Digita has adopted the CHIRplus_TC application, which provides full functionality and is optimised for…

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Tizeti Network Limited selects Cambium Networks wireless broadband connectivity solutions

Leading service provider selects cnPilot™ Wi-Fi access and ePMP™ distribution network Rolling Meadows, Illinois and Lagos, Nigeria, December 21, 2017 – Cambium Networks™, a global leading provider of wireless broadband solutions, today announced that Tizeti Network Limited has selected its cnPilot™ enterprise Wi-Fi access networks with an ePMP™ fixed wireless infrastructure to upgrade and modernize their networks across Lagos, Nigeria. Tizeti is one of the fastest growing Internet Service Providers in Nigeria offering unlimited, uncapped wireless broadband services. The company is backed by Y Combinator and recently closed a successful…

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