Rakuten Mobile, Japan’s newest mobile carrier, is set to launch an end-to-end fully virtualized cloud-native 5G mobile network. This mobile carrier will deploy the Nokia 1830 Photonic Service Switch. It would enable Rakuten Mobile to “easily and flexibly” grow its network bandwidth for the rapid rollout of 4G and 5G services.
Huawei has opened its 5G OpenLab in Seoul. Through the OpenLab, Huawei aims to drive 5G and ICT development in South Korea, and provide 5G testing environments and interoperability services for SMEs and startups.
Tel Q Global, a hub for all kinds of global virtual numbers that is focused on meeting the cloud communication requirements of global businesses, telcos & CPaaS platforms, has selected Cataleya’s Voice Wholesale CPaaS platform ‘Orchid Cloud.’
Fujitsu has unveiled its TransLambda technology, an innovative approach to multiplying capacity in today’s fiber networks. According to Fujitsu, the new technology can be deployed with minimal operational overhead and negligible capital investment.
Servpac, Hawaii’s largest independent telecom provider will continue construction of its new MTP data center in Mililani Tech Park during the COVID-19 pandemic. The 30,000 square feet data center with Tier 4 design will be carrier-neutral with multiple fiber entrances.
Seaborn Networks have announced that the JAX NAP (Jacksonville Network Access Point) will host Seaborn as their endpoint for the AMX-1 Subsea cable between Jacksonville, Florida and Rio de Janeiro Brazil.
Philip Jansen decided to donate his salary to the NHS Charities Together Covid-19 appeal for at least the next 6 months and BT announced that no employee will lose their job in the foreseeable future - at least the next three months - as a direct result of changing trading conditions brought about by coronavirus.
phoenixNAP, a hosting provider delivering dedicated servers, colocation, cloud, cybersecurity solutions, storage, and more, has established a Point-of-Presence (PoP) in phoenixNAP’s flagship data center in Phoenix, Arizona.
A10 Networks has unveiled an enhanced software version of its Thunder Threat Protection System (TPS) solution, vThunder TPS. The enhanced vThunder TPS provides 100 Gbps throughput in a single virtual appliance and can be expanded to 800 Gbps with eight-way clustering.
Ribbon Communications, a global communications software and network solutions provider, has completed its previously announced acquisition of ECI Telecom Group - a global provider of end-to-end packet-optical transport and SDN/NFV solutions for service providers, enterprises, and data center operators.
Segra, one of the largest fiber infrastructure bandwidth companies in the Eastern U.S., has acquired NorthState, a provider of high-speed bandwidth services in the fast-growing Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina.