Content tagged with Europe
BT Clings On to Openreach – Just
News Analysis | 7/26/2016 | 1 comment
UK regulator Ofcom rules that BT's access network division Openreach must have its own board and staff but will remain part of the UK national operator, falling short of structural separation.
Eurobites: CityFibre Forges Ahead
News Analysis | 7/25/2016 | Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telekom Austria has a flat first half; Tele2 to put Nokia's Cloud Packet Core to work; BT offers to set up separate board for Openreach.
Up in ARMs
Flash Poll | 7/21/2016 | Post a comment
SoftBank is set to buy chip designer ARM for about $32 billion, citing the expected growth of the IoT tech market as a catalyst. Is this a good move by SoftBank?
ADVA Has a Growth Spurt but Margins Lag
Shades of Ray | 7/21/2016 | 1 comment
European vendor's momentum continues into 2016 as it reports impressive sales growth, only some of which comes from its Overture acquisition, but its profitability isn't keeping up.
UFO Brings Hope to FTTH Altnets
Shades of Ray | 7/21/2016 | 2 comments
A fiber-to-the-home broadband trial in the city of York using CityFibre's network looks likely to lead to more competitive ultra-broadband services across the UK.
Ericsson Reports Q2 Decline
News Wire Feed | 7/19/2016 | Post a comment
Adjusted revenues decreased by 7% year-on-year as mobile broadband sales continued to decline, particularly in markets suffering from weak macro-economic trends.
CSPs Face Double Threat From DDoS Trends - Report
News Analysis | 7/19/2016 | 1 comment
Communications service providers not only face an increasing number of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks -- they're also under threat from the web giants in the DDoS protection services market.
Facing the Internet TV Tsunami
Column | 7/18/2016 | 1 comment
As online video keeps pouring over both fixed and wireless networks, both content and service providers must adapt by adjusting their operations and business strategies.
Out on a Limb
Haiku | 7/18/2016 | 3 comments
SoftBank acquires ARM
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Is Sigfox on the Run?
Morris Lore | 7/15/2016 | 11 comments
Yet to satisfactorily answer its critics, the French IoT player is at risk of being marginalized in the LPWA market.
Eurobites: Sky Goes Ultra HD
News Analysis | 7/14/2016 | Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: MTS deploys Nokia carrier aggregation tech in Russia; IoT spending on the rise; delay on Apple tax probe decision.
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