Telecommunications

UK Telecommunications Act enshrined in law • The Register

The UK Telecommunications (Security) Act has received Royal Assent, giving the government more control over the use of ‘high risk’ providers in networks, as well as fines of up to £100,000 a day for operators telecommunications that do not respect the line. In case readers were in any doubt as to the identity of any […]

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vTail Healthcare Telecommunications Announces New Clinical Advisory Board Appointments for New Channel

OXFORD, England, November 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — vTail, the healthcare communications app directly connecting healthcare professionals to medical product companies, today announced the expansion of its Clinical Advisory Board with the appointment of four new members to his dental chain. vTail Marketing Director, Michael McCarthyMBA, commented: “Developing this Clinical Advisory Board has been like creating […]

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Ponterra advises a leading technology and telecommunications expense management (“TEM”) software company on its sale

San Juan, Puerto Rico, November 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Poterra Business Advisors (Ponterra), a cross-border middle-market investment bank in the B2B software, data and services industry, created by carriers specifically for carriers, has advised Valicom Corporation (“Valicom” ) in a recent strategic sale. Ponterra advises a leading technology and telecommunications (“TEM”) expense management software company […]

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Launch of the vTail Healthcare telecommunications application in the US dental market

OXFORD, United Kingdom, November 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — vTail, the healthcare communications app directly connecting healthcare professionals to medical product companies, is expanding into its second medical specialty in the United States: dentistry. Barry WolfsonCEO of vTail, says, “We are thrilled to bring our truly unique app to the dental community, and I applaud our […]

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The telecommunications industry contributed up to $70.7 billion to the Canadian economy and supported nearly 600,000 jobs in 2020, according to a new report

The study also shows that despite the economic downturn in 2020, the telecommunications industry invested more than $11 billion in innovation and infrastructure expansion and introduced measures to help Canadians stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. OTTAWA (ON), November 15, 2021 /CNW/ – Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, from Canada the telecommunications industry performed in line […]

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DVIDS – News – Digital Crusade

The U.S. military is the world’s leading projected power force, spanning domains from land and air to sea and even space. One area that remains overlooked in the news media is the world of cyberspace, home to an array of threats, both foreign and domestic, combated by a team of individuals dedicated to keeping our […]

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Metro One Telecommunications, Inc. Raises $1.98M in PIPE to Advance Transition to SaaS-Based Mobile Commerce Platform

SHERIDAN, Wyo., November 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Metro One Telecommunications, Inc. (OTCMarkets: WOWI) (“Company” or “Metro One”) today announced that it has raised $1.98 million in gross proceeds from the sale of its common stock and its warrants to purchase common stock shares from certain institutional investors and family offices in a private public equity […]

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OneBill partners with Orca Wave to enable telecom customers to accurately price, cost and route in real time

SAN FRANCISCO, November 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Orca Wave, the complete voice and messaging management solution for carriers and enterprises, is pleased to announce its partnership with OneBill Software Inc., a leading billing and revenue management platform. OrcaWave Accurately evaluating call detail records (CDRs) in real time and automatically processing this data for billing purposes […]

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UL and the Telecommunications Industry Association Announce SPIRE™ Smart Building Audits Now Available

To receive a UL-verified SPIRE smart building assessment, UL experts perform an in-depth onsite audit assessment of technologies and processes and follow up with virtual meetings. The process focuses on six categories of key, industry-driven building criteria that define the full scope of smart building performance. These include electricity and energy, health and well-being, safety […]

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Mercury Broadband Announces Hiring of Two New Veteran Telecommunications Executives to Help Fuel the Company’s Next Wave of Growth

Mercury Broadband “We are thrilled to have Greg and Clint join Mercury Broadband’s leadership team and bring their tremendous experience, knowledge and credentials to help our company achieve our ambitious growth goals,” said Mr. Wiseman. KANSAS CITY, MO (PRWEB) November 02, 2021 Garrett Wiseman, Founder and CEO of Mercury Broadband, today announced the addition of […]

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EXCLUSIVE-Acacia Research seeks to acquire Comtech Telecommunications-sources

Band Svea Herbst-Bayliss November 1 (Reuters) – Acacia Research Corp. ACTGO.Owhich buys companies in sectors such as technology and healthcare, has made an offer to acquire Comtech Telecommunications Corp CMTL.Oa provider of wireless communications systems for police and other emergency services, for $790 million in cash, people familiar with the offer said. The offer comes […]

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UK telephone networks to block fraudulent calls from abroad | Telecommunications industry

Phone providers are to automatically block online calls from overseas that appear to come from UK numbers, as part of efforts to tackle rising overseas scams. Communications regulator Ofcom said it was working with telecoms companies to tackle the “complex problem” and would introduce the new measures “at pace”. The Telegraph, which first reported the […]

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Keith Hayes, CEO of IMMCO, Inc., inducted into the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers Hall of Fame

HOUSTON, October 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Orbital Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OEG) (“Orbital”), today announced through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Gibson Technical Services (“GTS”), that Keith Hayesthe President and Chief Executive Officer of IMMCO, Inc. (“IMMCO”), the engineering group of GTS, was inducted into the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (“SCTE”) Hall of Fame at the […]

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Telecommunications giant AT&T opens new R&D center in Tel Aviv

Global telecommunications giant AT&T has announced the opening of a new R&D center in Tel Aviv’s ToHA Tower, expanding the already existing R&D center in Airport City. The company plans to hire 100 additional employees who will join the current 500 employees at the Airport City R&D center. They also said they want to significantly […]

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House passes bills to secure telecommunications infrastructure

The House on Wednesday approved several bipartisan bills aimed at securing U.S. telecommunications systems from foreign interference, particularly threats from China. The Secure Equipment Act, sponsored by House Minority Whip Steve ScaliseStephen (Steve) Joseph ScaliseOver a quarter of Congress has had COVID-19 Lobbying world Pelosi backs Russian oil import ban MORE (R-La.) and Rep. Anna […]

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High Court rules certain broadcasters subject to telecoms development tax

Tristan Gilbertson (Commissioner of Telecommunications) Credit: provided The High Court clarified that it is not only telecommunications operators who are subject to the Telecommunications Development Levy (TDL), but also broadcasters. A court ruling late last week clarified that companies involved in the transmission of broadcast signals should be required to contribute to the TDL. The […]

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Extron AV Products Support Vietnam Telecom Service Provider’s New Building – rAVe [PUBS]

Viettel Group is the largest telecommunications service provider in Southeast Asia, with 110 million subscribers and 50,000 employees. In 2020, a thousand employees moved into Viettel’s futuristic new headquarters in Hanoi. More than 150 Extron AV products have been used to equip collaboration and meeting spaces with state-of-the-art multimedia capability. Sophisticated audio-visual systems in the […]

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Mysterious Hacking Group Sneaks Into Global Telecommunications Networks, Study Finds | Scientific and technical news

According to new security research, a mysterious group of hackers has quietly broken into the computer networks of telecommunications companies globally. Buried deep in mobile infrastructure around the world, hackers are able to spy on anyone whose device connects to these networks, according to cybersecurity firm Crowdstrike. But little is known about the hackers other […]

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Vaucluse, Sydney: Anti-5G vandals set fire to new Optus telecommunications tower in affluent suburb

A 5G vandal BURNING down the new Optus Tower in one of Sydney’s most exclusive suburbs under cover of night An anti-5G arsonist set fire to an Optus telecommunications tower in the middle of the night The inhabitants of Vaucluse woke up to the blackened debris of the new 5G tower in Vaucluse CCTV footage […]

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Webtel.mobi outlines why telecom companies hold the key to global digital currencies and CBDCs

The interconnected structure of the global telecommunications network used by the global telephony provider Webtel.mobi and the major multinational telecommunications companies has an unparalleled and unparalleled capacity for global operations in digital currency and equivalent to the global CBDC. NEW YORK, October 18 (Korea Bizwire) – Recently, there has been a lot of activity in […]

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A smart optical chip to improve telecommunications

From the internet to fiber or satellite communications and medical diagnostics, our daily lives rely on optical technologies. These technologies use pulsed optical sources to transfer, retrieve or calculate information. The mastery of optical pulse shapes thus opens the way to new advances. Doctoral student Bennet Fischer and postdoctoral researcher Mario Chemnitz, in the team […]

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Al-Bashir’s men in the telecommunications sector – Middle East Monitor

In May 2011, Sudanese media reported on a commotion that erupted in the Sudatel room when a debate erupted among shareholders of Sudatel Telecom Group Ltd., which is the largest public telecommunications company in Sudan. Financial reports from 2010 showed that Expresso, the holding company for Sudatel’s overseas investments, sold 30% of its shares in […]

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Aerospace and telecommunications companies victims of a stealthy Iranian cyber-espionage campaign

A previously unknown advanced persistent threat group, likely backed by the Iranian government, has been quietly waging a sophisticated cyber-espionage campaign against aerospace and telecommunications companies since at least 2018. The campaign has primarily targeted businesses in the Middle East and, more recently, the United States, Russia and Europe. Cybereason security researchers who tracked the […]

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EBRD guarantees Banka OTP Albania loan to ONE Telecommunications

TIRANA (Albania), October 5 (SeeNews) – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced that it will provide 1 million euros ($1.2 million) to guarantee a loan of 2 million euros from Banka OTP Albania, part of the Hungarian financial services group OTP, to ONE Telecommunications in Albania. The financing, agreed under a […]

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Kaduna shuts down telecommunications and bans ‘okada’

The Kaduna state government has asked telecom companies to suspend their services in the state from September 30, in order to control the bandits’ activities. State Commissioner for Homeland Security and Home Affairs Samuel Aruwan told reporters on Wednesday. He also said the use of motorcycles for transportation services has also been suspended statewide. Mr. […]

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Watchdog expects retail telecom service issues to be resolved

The Commerce Commission wants to see an improvement in the quality of retail services offered by the telecommunications industry. Telecoms Commissioner Tristan Gilbertson said a consumer survey indicated the problems were far-reaching and spanned all stages of the telecommunications service lifecycle, from advertising, marketing and engagement, to billing and customer service, closing accounts and switching […]

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KT Corp. of South Korea Acquires Epsilon Telecommunications to Expand Global Footprint and Accelerate Digital Transformation

SINGAPORE, September 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea largest telecommunications company, acquired Singapore– Headquartered Epsilon Telecommunications, a global connectivity provider that simplifies how businesses connect applications and data around the world and in the cloud. The acquisition aligns with Epsilon’s agile innovation in international networking with KT’s world-class telecommunications […]

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What is telecommunications (telecom)? Definition of SearchNetworking?

What is telecommunications (telecom)? Telecommunications, also called telecom, is the exchange of information over significant distances by electronic means and refers to all types of voice, data and video transmission. It is a broad term that includes a wide range of information transmission technologies and communications infrastructure, such as landline telephones; mobile devices, such as […]

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Supreme Court strikes down telecommunications data decree by Giovani, Antoniou

In a new twist on Al Jazeera’s corruption exposure of the island’s now abolished citizenship for investment scheme, the Supreme Court struck down the decree on the telecommunications data of two prime suspects. In particular those of the former opposition deputy for Akel Christakis Giovani and the director of his development group Antonis Antoniou. It […]

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Globitel, in partnership with Comtech Telecommunications Corp., implements successful projects for two leading mobile network operators in Saudi Arabia US-English US-English US-English

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, September 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ –Globitel, a leading provider of customer services and telecommunications solutions, in cooperation with Location Technologies Group of Comtech Telecommunications Corp., a global leader in secure wireless communications technology, announces the successful implementation of location-based services for two of the largest mobile operators in Saudi Arabia and the Middle […]

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US Government Imposes Sanctions and Releases Joint OFAC/BIS Telecommunications Fact Sheet in Support of Cuban Protests

Over the past month, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) has released three separate sets of Specially Designated Nationals Designations and Blocked Persons Lists (“SDN Lists”) to to support the protests in Cuba that began on July 11. In addition, OFAC and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and […]

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Botswana Telecommunications Industry Report 2021 with

Dublin, Aug. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The ‘Botswana Telecommunications Industry 2021’ report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report focuses on Botswana’s landlines, mobiles, internet and broadband and the infrastructure that supports them. There are profiles of 23 companies, including the government-owned Botswana Fiber Network (BoFiNet), a wholesale provider of national and […]

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O2 Investment Partners’ Bloomfield Hills holding company acquires telecommunications company

SIB Fixed Cost Reduction, a Bloomfield Hills-based portfolio company of O2 Investment Partners, announced the purchase of Sage Management. // Courtesy of SIB Reduction of fixed costs Bloomfield Hills-based O2 Investment Partners announced that its portfolio company, SIB Fixed Cost Reduction, has acquired Sage Management, a telecommunications solutions company based in Arlington, Virginia. As a […]

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Why Sherri Turpin is asking the FCC to make telecommunications “accessible and inclusive for everyone”

Sherri Turpin is Managing Director of ZVRS and Purple Communications. Steven Aquino Update 8/13: ZVRS and Purple Communication have created an American Sign Language version of this story. He is available to watch on Vimeo. A common thread that ties together seemingly disparate stories presented in this column is how assistive technology exists as a […]

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DeadRinger: Chinese APTs Hit Major Telcos

Researchers revealed three cyber espionage campaigns aimed at compromising networks belonging to major telecommunications companies. On Tuesday, Cybereason Nocturnus published a new report on cyber attackers, suspected of working for “Chinese state interests” and grouped under the name “DeadRinger”. According to the cybersecurity firm, the “previously unidentified” campaigns are centered on Southeast Asia – and […]

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Carousel Digital Signage Provides Displays to Tennessee Telecommunications Company

Carousel Digital Signage, a digital signage network provider, will promote Highland Telephone Cooperative’s products and services through displays at company offices in Tennessee, according to a company press release. Highland Telephone Cooperative, a member-owned telecommunications company, offers telephone, high-speed Internet and cable television. With the help of Carousel Digital Signage, Highland customers can monitor screens […]

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Development of a telecommunications roadmap for the implementation of 5G

Wireless technologies have become a fundamental part of everyday life in the 21st century – they allow us to connect to each other in unprecedented ways, to use our time efficiently and generally improve our lives in countless ways. To work, wireless devices must be able to connect to cell sites with reliable coverage both […]

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How to invest in telecommunications

Party like it’s 1999? BT and Vodafone have ditched the volatile mantle investors associate with the dotcom mania of the late 90s and settled into the kind of revenue-earning FTSE staples our home market is renowned for. Investing in these companies depends on your prospects for long-term viability in a rapidly accelerating world relative to […]

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Metro One Telecommunications, Inc. announces the appointment of Ms. Bianca Meger as CEO and Co-CEO of subsidiary, Stratford, Ltd.

SHERIDAN, Wyo., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Metro One Telecommunications, Inc. (OTCMKTS: WOWI) (the “Company” or “Metro One”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Bianca Meger as CEO of the company and co-CEO of the wholly-owned Israeli subsidiary, Stratford Ltd (“Stratford”). Ms. Meger will assume the ongoing management of the Company’s business and […]

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He’s taking on the for-profit prison telecommunications industry – OZY

Gabriel Saruhashi believes inmates being able to communicate with loved ones is a right, not a privilege. I sit down to talk with 2021 OZY Genius Award winner Gabriel Saruhashi on Zoom on a rainy Friday. I connect from my apartment in New Hampshire and Saruhashi from his home in São Paulo and we are […]

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Atrinet Partners with ServiceNow to Transform the Telecom Industry with End-to-End Network Automation

Hod Hasharon, Israel, July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Atrineta leading provider of open, AI-powered, cloud-native network automation software that discovers, monitors and automates networks and services for global enterprises and service providers, announced today have joined the ServiceNow Partner Program as a technology partner. Atrinet expands its solution capabilities and market reach by joining the […]

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New nanoscale device for spintronics

Magneto-optical microscope used for imaging spin waves in a Fabry-Pérot resonator. Credit: Matt Allinson, Aalto University Spin waves could unlock the next generation of computer technology, a new component allows physicists to control them. Researchers from Aalto University have developed a new device for spintronics. The results were published in the journal Nature Communicationand mark […]

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What 75 years of computer technology have brought

On February 15, 1946, the Moore School of Electrical Engineering in Pennsylvania, USA unveiled the Electronic Numerical Integrator And Computer (ENIAC). The machine, which was developed between 1943 and 1946 as part of the American war effort, is widely recognized as the world’s first general-purpose electronic digital computer. Computer company Unisys can trace its lineage […]

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Introduction to Quantum Computing

In 5G, cloud technologies have become an essential part of radio access network (RAN) management, for example our 5G vRAN solution. The ability to orchestrate both equipment and functions enables more automated and intelligent forms of network management, from network configuration to alarm management, license renewal, and more. Such tasks, for example, can now be […]