Tag: Europe

Huawei says a disconnected world benefits no-one

Today was the first day of Huawei’s 17th analyst and press conference in Shenzhen, China, which due to the coronavirus crisis had moved to an online format. There was much interest in how Huawei intended […]

8×8 launches SME service

8×8 Express aims to enable the UK’s microbusinesses to gain access to cloud-based professional business telephony services

UKrtelecom and Iskratel team up to connect the rural regions of Ukraine

New network rollout will provide 1Gbit/s connectivity in rural areas

NOS sells towers to Cellnex

Cellnex snaps up NOS’s towers to add to its expanding portfolio of sites.

Clearview AI breach – a flaw not a hack. Isn’t that an oxymoron?

The breach raises even more concerns about misuse of facial recognition tech

Telefonica seeks partner to accelerate growth

Company seeks injections of cash and expertise as it reorganises around key verticals, core markets and B2B services

Healthcare focus: Lumeon partners with Medtronic to optimise and personalise patient pathways

Lumeon has announced that it is partnering with Medtronic to support European healthcare providers moving to more efficient, value-based care models. Medtronic Integrated Healthcare Solutions (IHS) enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of patient care settings, […]

Eurofiber buys 2,000km of fibre and three data centres

Eurofiber has ended the year with four acquisitions, acquiring Eurafibre, ATE, Eura DC and Datacenter Nedzone. Terms of the deals were not disclosed. Eurafibre, ATE and Eura DC provide fiber-optic, cloud solutions, managed services and […]

Avenga – the new Marvel(lous) MSP

The merger of four managed service providers creates a significant new player spanning Europe, the US and Asia.

Is the industry ready for new Ofcom end-of-contract regulations?

New Ofcom regulations are due in February 2020 aimed at removing the end-of-contract trap. But are service providers ready to embrace the opportunity presented?

Data centre market continues to boom

Fuelled by the move to the Cloud, increased collaboration, the rise and rise of Big Data, plus media streaming.

CEE focus: Vivacom is for sale (again), and EQT buys fibre firm Inexio

Investment in CEE continues, with 99% of investors saying they would invest again

Colt expands into US

Colt launches in the US, whether through design or necessity, offering 100Gbit/s services in 13 key cities

Telstra seeks to expand in Europe

Telstra sees Europe as being a growth driver and highlights its willingness to partner, its ability to deliver solutions and strong network assets as key to its ambitions.