Turkcell Launches New Email Provider for Turkey, YaaniMail

Mobile operator Turkcell, one of three mobile operators in Turkey, has launched a new email provider for the Turkish market, named YaaniMail. Developed in-house by the company’s R&D engineers, YaaniMail is available for users regardless of operators, country or devices.

Colt Now Able to Provide Direct Connectivity to Alibaba Cloud

Colt Technology Services, a provider of high-bandwidth connectivity solutions, now provides direct access to Alibaba Cloud in Asia.

Belgian Company Destiny Acquires OpenIP, Enters French Telecom Market

Destiny, a Belgian provider of secured cloud communication solutions, has acquired French telecom provider OpenIP.

Bluebird Network Acquires Illinois Network Alliance

Bluebird Network has acquired Illinois Network Alliance (INA). This integration of INA under Bluebird ownership would help bring cohesion and operational efficiencies to the Bluebird portfolio of services.

1&1 Telecom Fined 9.5 Million Euros for GDPR Violation

BfDI has imposed a 9,550,000 Euro fine on telecom company 1&1 Telecom. As one of the world’s largest telecom providers, 1&1 - in 2018 - had not sufficiently protected customer data from access by unauthorized persons during support services by telephone.

Juniper Networks Successfully Completes Long-Distance 400GbE Deployment

Networking solutions vendor Juniper Networks has successfully completed a field trial delivering 400Gbps Ethernet live traffic over 1,300 miles. The trial was conducted in conjunction with the Supercomputing 2019 Conference's high-capacity network, SCinet.

dacoso GmbH Selects 6WIND to Deliver IoT and Edge Cloud Virtualization Solutions

French networking software company 6WIND and Germany-based IT service provider dacoso GmbH have announced a partnership through which dacoso will deliver Internet of Things (IoT) and Edge Cloud solutions across Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Internet in Russia Now Under State Control

In Russia, the controversial law for a “sovereign Internet” under complete state control has entered into force. This Russian ‘online iron curtain’ is being launched as a “security measure” to protect Russia in the event of an emergency or foreign threat like a cyberattack.

Edge Data Center Market Size Worth around $16 Billion by 2025

The edge data center market is expected to witness significant growth from 2019 to 2025, owing to the rapid growth in the demand for Over-The-Top (OTT) services, according to a new research report by Global Market Insights.

Vodafone Idea Extends Its Network-as-a-Platform Capabilities with Mavenir

Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL), a large telecom operator from India, has partnered with Mavenir to extend its VIL Network-as-a-Platform capabilities, reaching distributed presence across all the major ‘industrial, commercial, and services’ clusters across India.

Whale Cloud Signs 3-Year Contract with Mobile Network Operator Saudi Arabia

Alibaba-subsidiary Whale Cloud has signed a three-year contract with Zain Saudi Arabia (Zain KSA) – a large mobile network operator in the region, to help the operator launch a public cloud service in Saudi Arabia.