KPN NV declined to comment on a media report that said private investors including EQT of Sweden were preparing an attempt to buy the top Dutch telecoms provider. When Telecom review reached out to KPN CEO Joost Farwerck he refused comment.
Telstra has appointed Adam Day to lead its Enterprise and Technology sales group for the Americas region. In this new role, Day will be responsible for both direct sales and indirect channels across the United States and Canada.
Telia Carrier has extended its partnership with Flexential, a provider of data center colocation, cloud and connectivity launching a new Point of Presence (PoP) at Flexential’s Aurora Colorado location. The partnership will allow Flexential’s customers to take advantage of Telia Carrier’s fiber backbone and connectivity providing cloud, application, content providers and Enterprise customers with new diverse routes and capacity at Terabit scale.
Nokia announced that DISH has selected Nokia’s NetGuard solution to assist with securing the United States’ first cloud-native, Open RAN-based 5G wireless network. This partnership will enable DISH to safeguard 5G network slices, which will be provisioned to support enterprise and wholesale customers.
AT&T commits to evolving FirstNet safety community. By enabling 5G connectivity, AT&T aims to meet first responders’ needs and support innovative new technologies to help them stay mission-ready.
RootMetrics has made a report on how the ten most populated metropolitan markets in the United States have fared for speed. Verizon has outdone itself as the fastest carrier, delivering the fastest overall median download speed within the New York City and Tri-State Area and other seven cities.
Maserati owners can now browse and stream online while on the road with a powerful in-car Wi-Fi powered by AT&T.
In the 2020 US Carrier Managed SD-WAN Services Leaderboard AT&T and Verizon being ranked 1st and 3rd, respectively. These service providers each have two percent (2%) or more of the installed and billable Carrier Managed SD-WAN customer sites in the US as of December 31, 2020.
AT&T and WarnerMedia are committing $7 million in contributions to help the fight for social justice towards the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community.
Advancing connectivity between the Asia-Pacific and North America regions, Facebook is set to build two new subsea cables — Echo and Bifrost — with leading regional and global partners.