Tag: Telefonica

Could bluer skies be here to stay?

If we’re going to sustain the environmental benefits of lockdown, we need a change in technology, mindset and behaviour

Telefonica set to offload towers to Telxius

Deal is said to be worth up to EUR1.5 billion

BT confirms it is providing data to the government on citizen movements

An increasing number of countries are looking at how they can use mobile phone data and apps to track movements and ensure compliance

Why the BBC’s portrayal of a white, male American internet is inaccurate and offensive

The BBC has a responsibility to portray issues accurately, but its docuflix on “Dirty Streaming” was irresponsible, inaccurate and biased

O2 deploys Mavenir’s virtualised IMS solution

O2 UK is deploying Mavenir’s virtualised IMS solution for VoLTE and VoWiFi in their nationwide data centre infrastructure. The solution will support mobile services for more than 8 million customers. The NFV environment will include […]

MENA M&A: Saudi’s STC buys stake in Vodafone Egypt and the US’s Comtech buys Israeli firm Gilat

Vodafone exits Egypt as it refocuses its business. Comtech buys Gilat to expand its offering in secure wireless comms and satellite connectivity.

Telefonica seeks partner to accelerate growth

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

Telecoms industry embraces the blockchain, launching blockchain-based fraud initiative

Fraud management vendor Subex partners with Risk & Assurance Group, utilising blockchain to combat Wangiri fraud

Security update: quantum security rises up agenda for telcos

QKD rises up agenda as the ITU announces a new standard for QKD networks; BT launches QKD network; SK Telecom and Deutsche Telekom invest in IDQ; and more countries join EU’s Open QKD Project.

Telefonica and Huawei partner for SD-WAN

Telefonica Business Solutions and Huawei announce deployment of a Network Service Platform and CloudVPN.