Nokia and Orange have signed an agreement to increase the use of refurbished equipment in telecoms infrastructure. Refurbished network equipment will be offered by Nokia to all Orange subsidiaries via BuyIn, the procurement alliance of Orange and Deutsche Telekom.
Increased bandwidth, speed, and a strong network connection have become the ‘must-have’ components of modern homes to manage data traffic generated by various technological innovation. CommScope’s two new products: the ARRIS SURFboard G34 and G36 DOCSIS 3.1 cable modem and Wi-Fi 6 routers provide the coverage and capacity needed to run all their devices at peak performance.
Nokia announced a fixed wireless access (FWA) breakthrough which could see a wireless broadband capacity increase by 5 to 10 times. Nokia’s 360 High Gain technology overcomes the challenge of outdoor or in-home signal disruption by amplifying available signals and dynamically finding the strongest connection.
Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, announced Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform 2 as the company’s new standard for hybrid cloud automation. Refined for the evolving realities of computing at hybrid cloud scale, the latest version of the platform adds self-contained automation capabilities while shifting automation more deeply into the application development lifecycle.
Huawei has announced the appointment of Frank Dai as the new president of Huawei Cloud Middle East. In his new role, Dai will be responsible for overseeing Huawei's cloud business expansion in the region.
Huawei has announced the appointment of Steven Yi as president for the Middle East at Huawei. In his role, he will work with both regional and global ICT ecosystem partners towards Huawei’s vision to bring digital to every person, home, and organization for a fully connected, intelligent world.
By Dr Alper Turken, senior vice president service provider, Asia Pacific and Europe, Middle East & Africa
Huawei is running the 5th edition of its flagship annual ICT Competition across ten countries in the Middle East. The competition aims to nurture and empower the future generation of local ICT talents to effectively contribute to the region’s national plans and visions.
China Mobile awarded a network contract valued at $1.16 billion to the country’s major equipment vendors Huawei and ZTE. Previously-invited foreign vendors Ericsson and Nokia have been left out, showing another geopolitical strain between the West and China.
Nokia along with Vodafone, Benu Networks, Casa Systems and Cisco have successfully tested a system that will facilitate faster delivery of broadband services to new and existing customers across Europe. The test used Control and User Plane Separation technologies defined by both the Broadband Forum and the global mobile standard 3GPP.