Carrier Ethernet vendors test interoperability
September 23, 2016
Berlin is staging the biggest ever event for testing the compatibility of Ethernet network equipment made by different vendors.
A total of twenty eight Carrier Ethernet providers, representing 90% of the world’s Carrier Ethernet market share, are taking part in the test today
Tektronix brings new products to NAB 2018
February 5, 2018
The new VQNet™ Video Service Assurance Manager and IPM400A network probe, are designed to empower cable, telco and broadcast operators to proactively detect and resolve customer impacting problems across their IP networks.
Providing views across entire facilities and networks, VQNet™
Windows Mobile market share flatlining
September 19, 2016
Smartphones running Microsoft’s Windows Mobile operating system achieved a market share of just 12% in the second quarter of this year.
Failing to increase on quarter sales, Microsoft was outperformed by both Symbian and Research in Motion (RIM), with open source provider Linux
Mobile broadband freebies more important than speed or price
January 25, 2018
Consumers want mobile broadband freebies more than fast speeds or low prices
The latest poll from Broadbandgenie.co.uk has revealed ‘added extras’ are more important than speed, price, reliability or usage caps for UK mobile broadband consumers.
VoIP software developed for iPhone
September 5, 2016
New software for the iPhone means that users of the Apple handset will be able to make calls using voice over internet protocol (VoIP).
Belgium-based Namando Telecom, who designed the software, say the VoIP application could save iPhone users up to 80% on
Rural surfers may be ‘fobbed off’ with satellite broadband
May 7, 2017
Rural Internet users could find themselves with a bum deal under government proposals to give everyone in the country access to high speed broadband.
The government’s Digital Britain scheme aims to give every home in the UK 2Mbps broadband
iPlayer-via-cable huge hit for Virgin Media
July 21, 2016
Virgin Media has recorded 10.5 million iPlayer viewings since the iPlayer-via-cable service was introduced last month.
UK residents can use BBC’s iPlayer to download any BBC programme broadcast in the past seven days onto their computer, including favourites such as Doctor Who
Orange targets niche markets with MVNOs
September 9, 2016
In a bid to increase its market share, mobile operator Orange UK is launching two new MVNO services targeted at the niche immigrant market.
Globalcell, a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) hosted by Orange, is a SIM-only pay-as-you-go service for Eastern Europeans
New Concepts Make Small Communities a Viable Operation
September 10, 2016
Altobridge is claiming to have made a couple of major breakthroughs in the area of delivering voice and data services to small enterprises and domestic communities in the world’s more remote regions.
If viable, these solutions would prove a winner