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Eurobites: Refocused Colt Enjoys Healthy H1
News Analysis | 7/31/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Liberty Global increases stake in ITV; Orange and SFR get the green light on 1800MHz; 'Top Gear' trio head for Amazon Prime.

Ericsson's Tech for Good Could Be US-Bound
News Analysis | 7/29/2015

The vendor's program to connect schools is bringing broadband to 22 countries, and the woman in charge says it could make its way to the US next.

Orange Touts Q2 Sales Recovery
News Analysis | 7/28/2015

French incumbent sees improvement in major European markets but is still counting on emerging markets for revenue growth.

Eurobites: OTT Feel for Sky's New Set-Top
News Analysis | 7/27/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Facebook promises Internet.org expansion; Orange increases stake in Morocco's Méditel; Altice eyes French broadcaster.

BT Split Could Spur Vodafone to Invest in Fiber – Colao
News Analysis | 7/24/2015

Vodafone boss takes aim at BT's G.fast plans as mobile operator's share price rises on service revenue improvements.

Vodacom Revenues up on Smartphone Sales
News Analysis | 7/23/2015

The South African operator has boasted a strong set of results due to customer growth and soaring interest in mobile data devices and offerings.

Orange Lauds Attractions of Airtel Africa Deal
News Analysis | 7/21/2015

French operator emphasizes synergy benefits of buying units in West and Central Africa.

Introducing LR's Women in Comms Online
Que Sera Sarah | 7/21/2015

Join the conversation on promoting and empowering women in the communications industry on the new WiC site here on Light Reading.

Light Reading Presents: Women in Comms
Women in Comms Introduction Videos | 7/20/2015

Thank you for joining us as we launch Light Reading's online presence for its Women in Comms initiative to promote and empower women in the communications industry.

Orange in Talks to Buy Africa Ops From Airtel
News Analysis | 7/20/2015

French incumbent enters exclusive negotiations with India's Bharti Airtel with a view to beefing up its presence in West and Central Africa.

CEO Chat With Anukool Lakhina, Guavus
Between the CEOs | 7/20/2015

Guavus CEO Anukool Lakhina talks to Light Reading founder and CEO Steve Saunders about the role of operational analytics in the communications services and networking sectors, particularly in relation to IoT.

Eurobites: Patent Litigants' Wings Clipped
News Analysis | 7/17/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: outlook flat for Telekom Austria; TeliaSonera's problems in Eurasia; mobiles made in Congo.

Synacor & Siemens Team Up for OTT
News Analysis | 7/15/2015

Seeking to expand into the over-the-top video space, Synacor strikes deal with Siemens to offer integrated OTT solution to video service and content providers.

MTN Adjusts African Approach to IoT
Column | 7/15/2015

MTN's new IoT platform provides a more flexible way of addressing the sector.

Eurobites: Ericsson Opens German Cloud Lab
News Analysis | 7/14/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson collaborates with Turkcell on 5G; Com Hem has a healthy second quarter; Apple Pay arrives in UK.

Eurobites: Alcatel-Lucent Claims 300G Record
News Analysis | 7/13/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Mobily announces new CEO; Huawei's 5G push in Europe; Telefónica bags La Liga matches.

GCI: Measuring Growth Factors in the Digital Economy
Column | 7/10/2015

The Global Connectivity Index (GCI), which ranks countries based on a wide range of financial and technology criteria, has identified a strong link between high GCI scores and GDP per capita.

Xalam: What's in a Name?
Column | 7/10/2015

What makes AME digital infrastructure markets tick? And why are they so important? Xalam Analytics, a research initiative being launched in partnership with Light Reading and Heavy Reading, is here to explain and inform.

Waiting for Buhari: Can New Government Transform Nigeria Into Digital Economy?
Column | 7/9/2015

Guy Zibi, managing director and chief analyst at Xalam Analytics, looks at the prospects for Nigeria under a new president.

Eurobites: Nokia & Du Send in the Drones
News Analysis | 7/7/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: KPN acquires IS Group; MTN CEO resigns; Deutsche Telekom wants women on its boards.

The Service-Oriented Mobile Core
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 7/7/2015

To unlock the virtual core opportunity, mobile operators need new service models, with associated revenue, to drive the business case.

IBM Sows Seed for New Telco Unit, Plans NFV/SDN Push
News Analysis | 7/6/2015

IBM is building the foundations of a new business unit to focus on communications service providers, according to senior executives, and is set to unleash its SDN and NFV proposition.

Eurobites: Cisco Aids French Digital Startups
News Analysis | 7/6/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Allot disappoints; Proximus dismisses KPN takeover talk; UPC buys Irish broadcaster.

Orange to Be All-IP by 2020, Says AMEA Boss
News Analysis | 7/3/2015

The French incumbent has an ambitious target for the shutdown of its global PSTN networks.

Eurobites: Orange Cleared of 'State Aid' Charge
News Analysis | 7/3/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Bharti Airtel sells towers in Africa; EE hit by ₤1 million Ofcom fine; France and China get it on.

Orange Aims for 20% Sales Growth in Africa
News Analysis | 7/2/2015

The French incumbent has announced some ambitious growth targets and virtualization moves in Africa and the Middle East.

Eurobites: Online Viewing Hurts BBC, Prompts Job Cuts
News Analysis | 7/2/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Huawei and UAE operator du work on mobile broadband; Dixons Carphone to run stores for Sprint; 'father of SMS' dies.

Eurobites: NORMA Joins the 5G Fight
News Analysis | 7/1/2015

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Danish joint venture appoints CEO; Interoute throws down the gauntlet; Italian quartet face the music.

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