Global Spectrum Plan necessary to deliver ultra-fast 5G: GSMA

In the lead-up to the World Radiocommunication Conference in 2019 (WRC-19), Global System for Mobile communications Association (GSMA)...

ITU Telecom World 2016 calls for implementation of comprehensive broadband policies and regulations

Huawei and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) hosted the first Asia Pacific Exchange on Broadband Regulation and Policy....

In what could be this year’s biggest deal, AT&T agrees in principle to buy Time Warner for $85 bn

Telcos are in an acquisition mode this year. After the Verizon – Yahoo deal for $5 billion, here...

Let’s Hope Indian Telcos don’t learn ‘slice and dice’ tricks from their US Counterparts

A few weeks ago, US Carrier T-Mobile launched their ‘unlimited’ plan called T-Mobile ONE. Like any other unlimited...

US City allows users to switch Broadband Providers in Seconds. Can it happen here?

Imagine turning on your broadband router or just plugging in the cable to the ethernet port, browsing to...

Astellia helps Airtel to improve customer experience in Madagascar

Airtel, which is the world’s third largest telco, is using Astellia solutions to improve the customer experience and...

Airtel inks pact to divest 950 towers in Congo

Bharti Airtel Thursday said that it will divest about 950 towers in Democratic Republic of Congo to Helios...

Ericsson launches Gigabit LTE to tap growth opportunities globally

Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson has launched its new Radio System software and hardware supporting 1 Gbps user...

Nokia conducts world’s first eMTC field trial on KT’s LTE network

Finnish telecom gear maker Nokia said it recently conducted the industry’s first eMTC field trial Korean telco KT. The...

LTE-A adoption to enable mobile broadband speeds above 500Mbps in 2016

Telecom service providers along with network equipment vendors will increase the adoption rate of LTE-A to enable mobile...

Singtel ties up with Netflix to expand video streaming portfolio

With an aim to expand its streaming offerings, Singapore-based telecom service provider Singtel has partnered with video-streaming service...

Telit to acquire Wireless communications assets to enhance IoT portfolio

Telit said it will acquire Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and Near Field Communication (NFC) assets in hardware...