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LS Networks to Acquire PocketiNet, Tackle FTTH

September 30, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

The Fiber-to-the-Home opportunity has led to a bit of consolidation up in the Pacific Northwest. The regional provider LS Networks has entered into an agreement to acquire the residential service provider PocketiNet Communications. LS Network operates 7,000 route miles of […]


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Wednesday Roundup: CoreSite, Vantage, C&W, Ciena, GlobalNet/DATAIX

September 28, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

CoreSite is a bit bigger now down in Florida. The subsidiary of American Tower has acquired a 103,000 square foot facility at 2100 NW 84th Ave in Doral, Florida, which lies just west of Miami International Airport. CoreSite will be […]


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Ericsson already started process to layoff its staff in Russia : CEO

September 27, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Swedish vendor Ericsson has already notified its 400 employees in Russia that they will be laid off as part of the company’s plan to shut down operations in the country, Ericsson CEO’s Börje Ekholm said in a conference call with […]


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Monday Roundup: Borealis, Sinch, Cataleya, Springboard, Volta, Verne Global

September 26, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Two bits of Icelandic-related data center consolidation, and two technology integrations: A data center has changed hands over in Iceland. Borealis Data Center has announced the acquisition of Reykjavik DC. RDC operates a a facility which will span 7,000 square […]


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China ends August with 2.1 million 5G base stations: Report

September 23, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Chinese mobile operators have already deployed over 2.1 million 5G base stations across the country, local news agency Xinhua reported, citing data from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). The number of 5G base stations as of the […]


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Huawei starts deployment of new 5G massive MIMO outside China

September 23, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Chinese vendor Huawei has started to commercially deploy its third-generation 5G massive MIMO outside China, with the Philippines being the first major market. In a release, the vendor said that the major product in the third-generation 5G RAN series, MetaAAU, […]


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Singaporean telco M1 includes 5G in all mobile plans

September 23, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Singaporean operator M1 Limited announced that all its mobile handset plans will come with 5G connectivity. In a release, the Asian carrier said that consumers who sign up for the first time or contract renewals on any M1 mobile plans […]


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Wednesday Roundup: Novva, Aligned, Arelion, DE-CIX

September 14, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Two new data centers in the southwestern US, and two expansions in eastern Europe. Novva Data Centers says it has been building out a major new facility in the Las Vegas metro area. The plans call for a 275,000 square […]


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The Sunday Brief: Labor Day edition—August eye-catchers

September 6, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Labor Day weekend greetings from the Midwest. Since there was not a particularly attractive opening picture (most this week were of competitor’s sloppy hole digging), we are including a wonderful shot of a hot air balloon from our Colorado trip […]


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Thursday Roundup: 1547 CSR, Nokia, Lumen

September 1, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

A data center expansion project, a new fiber backhaul project, and a significant new SASE effort: 1547 Critical Systems Realty has some big new plans in Pennsylvania. They have partnered with Green Fig Land Company to acquire over 100 acres […]


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Ericsson to officially shut down Russian operations

August 31, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ericsson has announced its official exit from Russia due to the country’s invasion of Ukraine. The vendor suspended its business in Russia indefinitely in April of this year, but last week told its Russian unit that it will be shut […]


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Howling Music Names Marc Mannino as Executive Producer, West Coast

August 26, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

Marc Mannino has joined Howling Music as Executive Producer, West Coast. The veteran music industry executive, who most recently served as executive producer at San Francisco-based Swell Music + Sound, will spearhead new business development for West Coast advertising agencies, […]


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IBC2022 Set to Deliver Exciting Innovations Face-to-face as Exhibitors, Partners, Accelerators and Others Gear Up

August 26, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

IBC2022 is set to deliver exciting innovation across the show floor when the event goes live once again at the RAI Amsterdam on 9th-12th September, returning as a face-to-face event after two years of virtual formats. With over 1,000 exhibitors […]


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Rohde & Schwarz appoints Dan Wroth as Product Manager

August 24, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

Rohde & Schwarz, a global leader in media technologies, today announces the appointment of Dan Wroth as Product Manager for its Gallium and StreamMaster portfolio of products. With a career spanning over 25 years, Wroth brings deep expertise of the […]


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Tuesday Bytes: euNetworks, Proximity, HGC, Fastwyre

August 16, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Some ESG progress, a new edge data center, a new partnership in southeast Asia, and a new name in US fiber emerges: euNetworks has been working on its sustainability efforts. Having committed to being carbon net zero by 2040 they […]


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Manios Digital adds industry veteran Gus Harilaou to its sales team

August 15, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

Manios Digital, the exclusive US distributor of Cartoni Camera Supports, is pleased to announce that longtime broadcast, sports, and educational industries sales veteran Gus Harilaou has joined its sales team as the East Coast Regional Sales Manager. “At Manios Digital, […]


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Densitron to showcase multiple new hardware & software products at IBC 2022

August 15, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

Densitron, the global leader in innovative Human Machine Interaction (HMI) and display technology, will highlight its continuing broadcast industry success and present its latest hardware and software display & control innovations at IBC 2022, which takes place at the Amsterdam […]


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Int’l Bytes: AMS-IX, Padtec, Colt, Juniper, BT

August 11, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Five interesting items from four continents to keep pace with: AMS-IX and irix have plans for an Internet Exchange in Malaysia. The new IX will leverage AMS-IX’s IXaaS platform and will be located on the island of Borneo in Kuching, […]


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Thursday Roundup: Windstream, Digital Realty, Verizon, Dobson, 365 Data Centers

August 4, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Two bits of data center M&A news, a network upgrade, and a couple network expansions: Windstream Wholesale has expanded its ICON fiber network into a new location in the deep south. They have connected to a second DC BLOX facility, […]


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Brightline Names Leslie Moynihan as New Lighting Director

August 2, 2022

Via: Broadcast Beat

Brightline, a leading manufacturer of video lighting systems, has added lighting industry veteran Leslie Moynihan to its team as a Lighting Designer/CAD Specialist. Moynihan joins Brightline with an extensive background in lighting design for theater, television, dance, live music, and […]