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Friday Bytes: Sparkle, Telefonica, DC BLOX

July 12, 2019

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Sparkle has shifted its presence in the African country of Djibouti to the Djibouti Data Center. That facility will now serve as the global internet backbone’s hub for expansion to eastern and southern Africa. Sparkle has been in Djibouti since […]


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Telefónica offers offnet connectivity in more than 30 countries across Latin America, Europe

July 10, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Telefónica has extended the reach of its resale internet access service to more than 30 countries across Latin America and Europe. The carrier’s wholesale business unit, Telefonica International Wholesale Services (TIWS), is offering the service to other carriers that want […]


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IEIC Takes Aim at Regional Development of New Infrastructure Nexuses

July 5, 2019

Via: Telecom Ramblings

While everyone (in the US) enjoys the long Independence Day weekend, here’s a quick look at an interesting item I missed from ITW week. A new organization aiming to stimulate the growth of new regional internet hubs around the world, […]


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PlanetOne Adds Frontier Communications to Preferred Provider Program

April 30, 2019

Via: Telecom Reseller

PlanetOne, the IT and telecom industry’s preferred connectivity partner, today announced Frontier Communications, is now part of its growing portfolio of preferred providers. With the addition of Frontier Communications, PlanetOne is bringing an expanded offering of connectivity, unified communications and […]


Internet, Modern Media

Rural internet to get a boost in speed

April 30, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

More than 100,000 rural homes and businesses in 43 states will get a minimum of 25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload speeds, rather than 10 Mbps/1 Mbps speeds that would otherwise have been deployed, according to the Federal Communications […]


Internet, Modern Media, Worldwide equipment sales

NAB 2019: JVC Professional Video Delivers Most Resilient Video Transport Over The Internet

April 8, 2019

Via: Broadcast Beat

JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, has continued to develop its CONNECTED CAM family of products to create the most resilient video transport over the internet. CONNECTED CAM was launched last year with the GY-HC900, a 2/3-inch […]


Internet, Modern Media

MWC 2019: Edge and blockchain to change the internet

March 4, 2019

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Last year MWC was the time of minimum knowledge and maximum hype for blockchain. Now we have much less hype, but there are also much more real uses for blockchain. Edge has had much less general hype, rather it has […]


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Thursday Bytes: Uniti, EdgeConneX, OneWeb

February 28, 2019

Via: Telecom Ramblings

The shockwaves from Windstream’s loss in court last week continue to spread. Following Windstream’s Chapter 11 filing, Uniti Group has decided to postpone its earnings call from Thursday until sometime before March 18, 2019. More than half of Uniti’s revenue […]


Internet, Modern Media

Is 5G a Better Choice for Indoor Mobile Data?

February 5, 2019

Via: No Jitter

For the vast majority of IT shops, a functional, centrally controlled wireless LAN (WLAN) is one of the most valuable infrastructure elements provided. Using the ubiquitous Wi-Fi standards, WLANs have become the most common portal for wireless-equipped laptops and smartphones […]


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Service Providers vs. Product Vendors: Battle for the Future of the Network

December 27, 2018

Via: No Jitter

Standards have had a profound impact on the evolution of networking. TCP/IP, BGP, HTTP, SMTP — all of these have enabled the creation of the Internet, content hyperlinking, and personal communication. In recent years, it seems standards have had a […]