5G Wireless network

Batelco Selects Ericsson for 5G

Bahrain’s incumbent telecommunication service provider Batelco (Bahrain Telecommunication Company BSC) has selected Ericsson for commercial deployment of 5G services in the country. Ericsson will deploy 5G in phases in key locations in Bahrain. 5G services will enhance the digital lives of people across Bahrain. Early benefits of 5G will be in mobile broadband coverage that the Batelco provides to its…

Huawei AI Fabric Lossless Intelligent Datacenter

Huawei Datacenter Solution Passes Tolly’s Tests

Huawei announced that its AI Fabric Intelligent and Lossless Data Center Network solution passed the comparison test and verification by the international authoritative test organization — Tolly Group. The test results showed that, in typical service scenarios of data centers oriented to the AI era, Huawei AI Fabric has an all-round superior performance to networking solutions of other mainstream vendors…

fiber optics

Openreach Announces “Stop-Sell” Policy of Copper Broadband

British Telecom’s fiber optic broadband deployment wing Openreach has announced a “Stop-Sell” policy to its legacy broadband services thereby promoting its fiber optic broadbands throughout the United Kingdom. The decision to withdraw copper-based broadband services progressively will lead to an ultimate “Withdrawal in full”. Richard Allwood, Chief Strategy Officer wrote in a press statement released on Openreach’s website while announcing…

fiber optic network

UPN Expands Fiber Network in Denton

The US-based private network operator, Unite Private Networks (UPN) has expanded its fiber optic network coverage in the Denton area. UPN can now serve its customers in more areas with the current network expansion. The fiber network expansion in the Dallas/Fort Worth metro consists of the construction of around 96 kilometers of new fiber optic infrastructure throughout Denton, Texas. UPN…

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ZTE Expands European Presence Through Netgem

China-based communication solutions provider, ZTE and Netgem Sign Strategic Partnership to Address the European Fiber Market. ZTE provides telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, while Netgem is the publisher of Diamond, a cloud-based software suite for entertainment and connected home services, and a provider of end-to-end solutions for the telecommunications market. ZTE and Netgem announced that…

Uztelecom or Uzbektelecom in Uzbekistan

Uzbektelecom Signs Contract for Optical Network Upgrade Project

Uzbektelecom JSC (Uzbektelecom) plans to modernize its nationwide optical fiber networks in order to enhance the transmission capacities. The contact has been finalized with the Japan-based Toyota Tsusho Corporation (Toyota Tsusho) and NEC Corporation. The opitcal fiber network updgradatin work will be carried out using the funds provided by the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), Nippon Export and Investment…