FirstLight, a provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud computing and unified communications services, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire certain fiber assets of DFT Communications.
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.
The report, titled ‘DNS and the Edge: The Evolution will be distributed’ was conducted by Heavy Reading and commissioned by Infoblox, a provider of secured cloud-managed network services.
To meet surging demands from 5G and cloud, Nokia has introduced its WaveFabric Elements portfolio of photonic chips, devices and subsystems, including its 5th generation coherent digital signal processor family, the Photonic Service Engine V (PSE-V).
Wix, a cloud-based website development platform for over 170 million registered users worldwide, has expanded its global presence and announced a new business partnership with telecommunication and technology service provider, Türk Telekom.
Microsoft has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Metaswitch Networks, a provider of virtualized network software and voice, data and communications solutions for operators, for an undisclosed sum of money.
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.
Etiya, an Independent Software Vendor with more than 1,000 employees and offices in 3 continents and 7 countries, has announced its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to roll out their ‘Telco-as-a-Service’ (TaaS) solution.
Integrated cloud communications platform provider, 8x8, has announced the availability of 8x8 Express in the UK. 8x8 Express offers a complete business phone system, enabling the UK’s five million micro-businesses to set up a professional cloud communications system “in minutes with no additional support required.”
Somewhat positively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, telecommunication services spending is expected to reach $1.6 billion in 2020 with nearly flat growth compared to 2019, according to IDC. The telecom market is not growing in 2020, but at least it will not shrink.
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.