GTT Upgrades its Global IP Network to 400G

GTT Communications, a worldwide cloud networking supplier to international clients, has announced that its global Tier 1 IP network will be upgraded to 400G.

Zayo Announces 400Gbps Upgrade and Significant Network Expansion

Representing an investment totaling nearly a quarter of a billion dollars, Zayo is currently expanding its global network backbone significantly. In addition, the company expects to have largely upgraded its backbone to 400Gbps by the end of 2022.

BT Signs 5 Year Contract with AWS to Establish Cloud-First Architecture

As part of its effort to migrate outdated infrastructure and internal applications to a new cloud-first architecture, BT has struck an agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS). This arrangement is part of BT’s larger modernization effort.

Mavenir Establishes Open RAN Centre of Excellence in Germany

Global network service provider Mavenir has expanded its European capabilities by establishing an Open RAN Centre of Excellence in Germany.

First Landing of the 2Africa Subsea Cable in Genoa, Italy

China Mobile International, Meta, MTN GlobalConnect, Orange, stc, Telecom Egypt, Vodafone, and WIOCC, as part of the 2Africa consortium, have announced the first landing of the 2Africa cable in Genoa, Italy.

Eurofiber Expands Fiber-Optic Capacity in Economic Heart of Belgium

Eurofiber, a provider of digital fiber optic connections and cloud infrastructure solutions, today announced that it has begun an 80-kilometer cable expansion of its Belgian fiber optic network.

New 300-Mile Diverse Route Between Ashburn, VA and New York Metro

Fiber-based connectivity provider Lightpath has announced the launch of a new regional long-haul route connecting Ashburn, Virginia, one of the world’s data center epicenters, to the New York Metro area.

Cirrus Core Networks Selects Summa Networks’ Cloud-based Software Suite

Cirrus Core Networks, a US-based core network integrator that provides innovative solutions for IaaS fully managed packed core, IMS, content delivery and applications to mobile (virtual) network operators, has selected Summa Networks’ cloud-based subscribers, policy and identity management software suite.

Global Cloud Xchange Expands Traffic Route Availability with Equinix

Network service provider Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a company from Bermuda that powers global connectivity for new media providers, telecom carriers, and enterprises, has announced the expansion of its partnership with Equinix.

New Internet Exchange in Egypt Powered by AMS-IX

EG-IX, Egypt’s first open access Internet Exchange, is now operational and available for clients. The new Internet Exchange, which is powered by AMS-IX, aims to improve internet users’ digital experiences throughout Egypt, Africa, and the Middle East.

$60M Series C Funding Round for 5G Technology Innovator Celona

Celona, an enterprise networking business bridging the gap between LTE/5G cellular wireless and enterprise IT infrastructure, has raised $60 million in a Series C fundraising round headed by DigitalBridge Ventures.