Openwave Mobility 2018 Predictions – The Fightback Begins: Mobile Operators to Tackle HD, Encryption, NFV Realities and Security

REDWOOD CITY, California, 14 December 2017 – Openwave Mobility, the market leader in mobile data traffic management solutions, today released its predictions for 2018. The forecasts are based on two major pieces of analysis from Openwave Mobility in 2017. The Mobile Video Index (MVI) is based on live data gathered from over 30 global mobile operators and summarizes the state of play in mobile video. The NFV Playbook was based on NFV trials and deployments with insight from leading industry analysts. 2018 could be make or break for operator QoE…

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Catena selects Thalia-DA to facilitate analog IP re-use

CWMBRAN, UK 13 December 2017 – Thalia Design Automation today announced that is has been selected by Catena, a leader in radio frequency (RF) communication intellectual property (IP) for connectivity, to support a range of projects that will enhance Catena’s analog IP reuse strategy, as the company seeks to diversify its portfolio of products to better serve system-on-chip (SoC) designers targeting mobile, Internet-of-things (IoT) and RF connectivity markets. Catena has a 30-year track record of partnering with global IC makers to design analog electronic systems, with particular strengths in RF…

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Prysmian to Provide a Strategic Power Grid Connection in Bahrain

Project to develop new 400 kV cable loop circuit Important contract confirms Group’s commitment to developing energy infrastructures in the Gulf area Milan, 13 December 2017 – Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a new contract worth in the region of €80 million by EWA (Electricity and Water Authority of the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain) to develop a new 400 kV cable loop circuit. As part of EWA’s strategic 400 kV Transmission Development programme (2009 – 2013), this project…

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Open standards are key to increasing value from IoT value chain

oneM2M white paper reveals how CSPs can boost LPWA revenues Sophia Antipolis, France, 12 December 2017: Communication Service Providers (CSPs) must adopt an open standards approach if they are to make the most of the revenue opportunities presented by Internet of Things (IoT) applications that use Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) networks. A common IoT service layer will result in increased cost-effectiveness, improved scalability and greater confidence that today’s IoT deployments will be future-proof. That is the finding of Boost LPWA revenue through oneM2M, a new white paper published today…

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IMImobile Joins NICE inContact DEVone Program to Provide Omnichannel Chat on CXexchange Marketplace

Omnichannel chat from IMImobile offers seamless agent channel navigation for CXone users London – December 11, 2017 – NICE inContact (Nasdaq:NICE) today announced that IMImobile has joined the DEVone development program to provide omnichannel chat on CXexchange, the most extensive technology ecosystem currently available in the customer experience market. Products available on the CXexchange marketplace are designed to integrate with NICE inContact CXone™, the world’s #1 cloud customer experience platform. IMImobile’s omnichannel chat solution allows CXone users to instantly add additional messaging channels including SMS, Facebook Messenger, Twitter, In-App chat,…

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Prysmian celebrates 50 Years of the SA.CO.I. interconnection

The World’s Longest In-Service HVDC Submarine Power Cable Link Submarine cable technology ensures reliable and sustainable power transmission Technological innovation to provide increased cable and material performance, smart monitoring systems and advanced cable installation and service solutions Milan, 11 December 2017 – Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, celebrates the 50th anniversary of the taking into operation of the HVDC submarine cable system built for the SA.CO.I. interconnection linking Sardinia’s electricity grid with mainland Italy. It marks a world record for the longest in-service…

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Brits Will Spend 2 Billion Pounds Replacing Lost, Broken or Eaten Gifts This Christmas

London, UK – 7 December 2017 – A new survey revealing the gifting habits of the British, French and Germans from leading smart location company Tile[1] shows that Brits will fork out a staggering £2 Billion this Christmas on replacement presents having lost or broken the original gift. In addition, a surprising number of guilty individuals simply keep them as a treat for themselves. It’s not just the Brits who are wasting time and money on gifts not given, 47% of Germans end up buying additional gifts, spending up to…

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CEOs and leaders of the subsea cable industry head to Submarine Networks 2018 to discuss global issues

London, UK, 07 December 2017 – Innovators and senior industry executives of the global subsea cable industry will be heading to Europe next year for Submarine Networks 2018, aiming to discuss the growing issues of this quickly developing market sector. As part of a focus in the EMEA region, nearly 90% of attending speakers and companies will be from these markets, with over 300 senior decision makers and 120 experts taking part. The event will provide the opportunity to hear from industry experts and leaders focusing on themes such as…

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Sure selects Cerillion for digital transformation programme

London, 7th December 2017 – Cerillion plc (AIM: CER), a leading provider of billing, charging and customer management solutions, today announced a new contract with Sure to deliver a state-of-the-art BSS/OSS platform which will enable Sure to offer fully digital services and experiences to their business, corporate and retail customers. Cerillion is implementing the Convergent Charging System (CCS), CRM Plus, Enterprise Product Catalogue, Revenue Manager, Service Manager and Self Service modules from its pre-integrated suite and will provide comprehensive support and managed services. Sure is a member of the Batelco…

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Small Cell Forum Unveils Operator Research Showing Accelerating Densification and Enterprise Deployments on Road to 5G

New non-residential small cell deployments set to grow at compound annual rate of 36% from 2015 to 2025, with Enterprise deployments set to 17x over same period San Jose, CA – 5th December 2017 Small Cell Forum (SCF), the telecoms organization driving universal cellular coverage, today announced the results of an in-depth survey of over 50 mobile operators, undertaken by Rethink Technology Research. The survey questioned operators’ deployment plans and business drivers for a dense HetNet, as well as the barriers they expect to have to overcome. The results showed…

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