New partnership to support sustainable renewable energy in Southeast Asia

The Southeast Asia Energy Transition Partnership aims to help countries in the region transition from using fossil fuels to renewable sources of energy, in line with the Paris Agreement on climate change. – The partnership aims to support sustainable energy transition in Southeast Asia while helping to create socio-economic opportunities. – It will initially focus on Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam – countries with significant coal consumption. – UNOPS is the fund manager and supports the partnership’s secretariat. A group of governmental and philanthropic donors has launched the new Southeast…

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ASC and Oreico Conquer the Latin American Cloud Recording Market

Smart Recording is the First Cloud Recording Solution on Azure in Mexico Hösbach, November 27, 2020 – ASC Technologies AG and Oreico Trading Solutions have entered into a strategic partnership. The goal is to offer a recording solution from the cloud for the Latin American market. Smart Recording is the first cloud recording solution on Microsoft Azure in Mexico. Oreico has been using ASC’s Omni-Channel Recording, Quality Management and Analytics solutions for several years. Now the trading solutions provider has built a hybrid cloud infrastructure hosted in Mexico to offer…

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Broadband industry surprised by Government Spending Review

New National Infrastructure Strategy dilutes plans for delivering gigabit capable broadband to rural areas of the UK INCA will continue to press government ministers and officials to guarantee that the full £5bn of funding will remain available London, UK, 26 November – Changes to the government’s self-imposed target for delivering gigabit broadband to 100% of the country have taken broadband industry leaders by surprise yesterday. Confusion also reigned over whether the original commitment to provide £5bn of public funding for hard to reach areas had been watered down to £1.2bn….

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Iskratel releases its new single, universal home gateway to reduce operator costs

Innbox U92 is the latest addition to Iskratel’s GPON and Mesh Wi-Fi Customer-Premises Equipment portfolio Kranj, Slovenia, 26 November 2020 – Iskratel, the leading European provider of sustainable broadband-access solutions, today launched its new Innbox U92, that provides a multi-gigabit experience over copper, fibre or mobile on a single home-networking device. The new device equips operators with a single, universal home gateway for customer premises, regardless of broadband-access technology. Simplifying the migration between technologies in single-box deployment set-ups, the Innbox U92 also reduces operators’ stock costs significantly. Supporting multi-gigabit data…

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Mexican Mobile Operator Exis Telecom Launches on MDS Global-Powered VADSA Platform

Warrington, United Kingdom, 26 November 2020: Exis Telecom, a new mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), will launch in Mexico in December 2020 using MDS Global’s VNOnDemand solution to power its business support systems. As well as connectivity, the new operator aims to provide its customers with a range of additional services, such as personal security and Fintech solutions. Exis Telecom is the first MVNO to launch using the end-to-end platform provided by Mexican MVNO Enabler VADSA (Valor Agregado Digital, S.A. de C.V.). As an MVNE, VADSA offers a full service…

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6 GHz unlicensed access to add $163.5 billion to Brazil economy, reveals Dynamic Spectrum Alliance

Washington D.C., USA, 25 November 2020: Over the next 10 years, the Brazilian economy will benefit from the allocation of unlicensed access to the 6 GHz band, according to a study published by the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance (DSA) and Telecom Advisory Services LLC. The new study, titled “Assessing the economic value of unlicensed use in the 6 GHz band in Brazil”, was conducted by Dr. Raul Katz and Fernando Callorda, leading scholars of economics and telecommunications policy, based on the Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel)’s considerations to open the 6…

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International Day of Action on Forest Biomass sees demand for subsidies overhaul swell across Europe

Biofuelwatch leads seventy five groups signing an open letter to BEIS opposing biomass subsidies; Cut Carbon Not Forests campaign continues to raise awareness and controversy among British public; EU petition brings together international NGOs to put an end to incentives for burning forest wood LONDON – 24th November, 2020 – Today is International Day of Action on Forest Biomass and opposition to biomass subsidies is mounting on policymakers across the UK and European member states. On this day, groups around the world are calling on Europe to exclude biomass from…

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Magenta selects MYCOM OSI’s Assurance Cloud Service™ for unified Performance Management of converged networks

SaaS service assurance suite selected to deliver cross-domain performance management, supporting converged fixed and mobile services, including enterprise self-service portals. LONDON, UK – November 23rd, 2020 – MYCOM OSI, the Assurance Cloud Company™ and leading independent provider of Assurance, Automation and Analytics solutions to some of the world’s largest Communications Service Providers (CSPs), today announced that it has been selected by Magenta Telekom, the Austrian mobile and fixed network operator and wholly owned subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom, to support the assurance of network performance across fixed and mobile domains, for…

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69% of Mobile Operators see Ultra-Reliable Low-Latency Communications as ‘Very Important’ to New 5G Revenues and Enterprise ROI

Report on 5G latency commissioned by AccelerComm from Rethink Research shows critical role of low latency for 5G business cases across a range of consumer and enterprise vertical markets Southampton, UK 23rd November 2020: AccelerComm, the company supercharging 5G with Optimization and Latency Reduction IP, today published a report commissioned from Rethink Research, which shows the critical role that low latency communications will play in the success of 5G. With operators globally now investing heavily in 5G, the research revealed that over 80% believe they will need to address new…

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Secure internet usage in non-secure times: Sunrise protects its customers with security service from Secucloud

Safeguards devices from coronavirus malware, phishing and ransomware Hamburg, Germany. 23 November 2020 – From fraudulent special offers for face masks through to sensation-seeking news alleging the discovery of a vaccine: with coronavirus, cybercriminals are having a field day. In the worst case, people who visit bugged websites or click on links in spam mails can give hackers access to their devices. In the light of the current situation, Sunrise Communications AG – the largest private telecoms provider in Switzerland with over 3 million customers – has partnered with Secucloud…

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