Prysmian to power the Louvre Abu Dhabi

The new Museum cabled with 500 KM of fire resistant cables Milan, 20 November, 2017 – Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry, supplied over 500 km of FP Fire Resistant cables for the Louvre Abu Dhabi, which opened its doors to the public on last November 11th. The company supplied its enhanced fire resistant cables, a mixture of both FPPLUS and FPPLUS FLEX cables, which offer extended fire survival times, coupled with low flame spread and very low emission of smoke and dangerous…

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HomeGrid Forum welcomes Telebyte as its newest member

Leading test solution provider for G.fast joins the HomeGrid Forum Beaverton, Ore. 8 November 2017 News highlights: HomeGrid Forum announces Telebyte, a leading test solution provider for G.fast and manufacturer of Universal Powerline Communications (UPLC) splitters, as its newest member Telebyte joining HomeGrid Forum highlights the importance of interoperability, standardization, and the need for cross-industry cooperation The HomeGrid Forum membership continues to expand, globally HomeGrid Forum today announced that Telebyte, a leading test solution provider for G.fast and manufacturer of UPLC splitters, has joined as its newest member. As cross-industry…

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Colt to upgrade subsea network globally and expand Colt IQ Network to North America

Colt will further extend its network expansion strategy to better serve the needs of its multinational customer base 06 November 2017 – Colt Technology Services today announced plans to upgrade and future proof its transatlantic, transpacific and Asian subsea cable capacity to 100Gbps, globalising its high bandwidth strategy with multiple routes that provide best in class redundancy and flexibility. This will enable all Colt IQ Network capabilities to be accessed around the globe, creating new opportunities for multinational companies with operations in Europe, Asia and North America. Colt will also…

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Italtel deploys green data center for the University of Pisa

New facility supports teaching and research activities and meets strict sustainability criteria Milan, Italy, November 6, 2017 – Italtel – a leading telecommunications company in IT system integration, managed services, Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and all-IP solutions – has designed and deployed a new green data center at the University of Pisa, one of Italy’s oldest universities. Working within a Raggruppamento Temporaneo di Imprese (RTI, a temporary group of companies) with West Systems and Webkorner, Italtel built the data center within the Parco Regionale Migliarino San Rossore Massaciuccoli. This is…

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Prysmian to launch its first Industry 4.0 pilot project with Dassault Systèmes

French optical cable plant in Calais first involved in the new Fast Track project “Factory 4.0 is a transformational opportunity, allowing us to streamline the way we work and support a sustainable use of resources,” stated CCO A. Pirondini Milan, 03 November 2017 – Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, announced the launch of its first Factory 4.0 pilot project in its optical cable plant in Calais, France. The project, named ‘Fast Track’, represents a step forward in the implementation of the Prysmian Group’s…

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Newtec Appoints Steve Mills as Global VP Sales

Steve Mills has been appointed as Global VP Sales as Newtec’s growth increases for the fifth consecutive year SINT-NIKLAAS, Belgium, 2 November 2017. Newtec – a specialist in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for satellite communications – today announced it has appointed Steve Mills to the position of Global VP Sales, as it continues to record year-on-year growth of 10 to 20%. The addition of Mills to the Newtec management team demonstrates the company’s continued expansion, with its latest results showing increased revenue across its core markets of…

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World Communication Awards confirms its flagship telecoms industry position

Record year for London awards night as 65 shortlisted global companies battle it out over 21 categories The 19th annual World Communication Awards at Supernova on the Embankment in London later this month (28th) is set to be the largest ever, with 65 companies and organisations shortlisted across more than 20 categories, including new awards around NFV Innovation, 5G and Digital Lifestyle. The awards are so competitive that organiser Total Telecom has extended the independent judging panel to 30 highly qualified experts across the world. Assessing the hundreds of applications…

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Openwave Mobility Wins Three Industry Innovation Awards

Openwave Mobility Recognized for Outstanding Excellence and Innovation Across the Board – 3 Awards in the Past 3 MonthsOpenwave Mobility Recognized for Outstanding Excellence and Innovation Across the Board – 3 Awards in the Past 3 Months REDWOOD CITY, Calif – October 18 2017 – Openwave Mobility, a software innovator enabling operators to manage and monetize mobile traffic, was recently awarded three major industry accolades recognizing the company’s innovation and excellence in products, solutions and marketing. The company was voted a winner at Telecom Asia Readers’ Choice & Innovation Awards…

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Genesis Technical Systems’ mBond® technology selected by Next Generation Access

Densely populated and underserved areas across the UK are set to benefit from high speed and reliable broadband thanks to Genesis Technical Systems’ mBond technology Coventry, UK – 17 October 2017 – Genesis Technical Systems today announced it has received orders from Next Generation Access (NGA), a UK national carrier, for its mBond® technology. By deploying the Genesis solution on its existing telecommunications infrastructure, NGA will be able to provide high speed, reliable, last mile connectivity to homes and businesses across the UK. Steve East, Senior Vice President, Genesis, said:…

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New Iskratel white paper highlights specific use cases for software-defined access

The Hague, The Netherlands, October 9, 2017 – Operators can differentiate their services from over-the-top players’ offerings and create new revenue opportunities if they embrace virtualisation – but this must be done selectively and in the right scenarios. That is the key message of a new white paper published by Iskratel, the leading European infocommunications vendor and solutions provider, ahead of SDN NFV World Congress. Titled ‘Use Cases for Software-Defined Broadband Access’, the white paper examines the concrete applications and use cases where software-defined broadband (SD-BB) can provide operators with…

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