SSE Enterprise Telecoms says that Colt’s award winning
Ethernet networking services are now fully integrated and available via
platform. This extends SSE Enterprise Telecoms’ connectivity offering
beyond its own network footprint and builds on SSE Enterprise Telecoms’
providing the most resilient and high capacity networking services to
BroadSoft has acquired Reston,
an enterprise messaging-based team communication and collaboration
software application built for the increasingly mobile and millennial
- one of Europe’s largest web hosting and Cloud company - has upgraded its
transatlantic network with a new subsea 100 Gbps link which will meet
growing demands for quicker and greater data transfer.
Enterprise Telecoms' network services are now available at a
further 30 BT exchanges located across the UK. This latest expansion
adds to SSE Enterprise Telecoms’ existing 13,700km, 232
Point of Presence (PoP) UK-wide fibre network, and is part of the
operator’s ongoing commitment to offer a highly resilient networking
alternative to enterprises located in all of the UK’s key business
The MEF says that the Call for Proposals for the upcoming 3rd annual Proof of Concept Showcase at MEF16 (www.MEF16.com)
is now open. The PoC
Showcase provides a unique opportunity to spotlight emerging “Third
Network” service & technology innovations optimized for the digital
economy and the hyper-connected world. The MEF16 global networking
conference will be held on 7-10 November 2016 at the Hilton
Baltimore Inner Harbor Hotel, Baltimore, MD, USA.
ZTE Corporation has been selected by Ethio Telecom to
construct its 100G dense wavelength division multiplexing optical
transport network (DWDM/OTN) backbone transmission network in the
western and southern regions of Ethiopia. The 100G DWDM/OTN transmission
backbone network will enable faster network transmission
by increasing capacity 10-fold and help Ethio Telecom develop 3G, LTE
and broadband services.
Level 3 Communications has expanded its Ethernet services product portfolio
to 27 locations across Europe. Level 3's award-winning
Ethernet platform powers
flexible network solutions that offer the quality and assurance
enterprises require to help meet today's business challenges and to
adapt with evolving technologies such as virtualization or
Sanmina Corporation is collaborating with Nokia to deliver a broad range of data center
solutions that enable operators to harness the cloud. Sanmina will be a
key delivery partner for Nokia's recently
announced Data Center Services.
China Mobile have presented their 5G-oriented future network
architecture design concept, and network slice prototype system. With
the latest generation of Intel(r) Xeon(r) processor, the demonstration
actively explores and promotes key designs for future 5G network
begin collaborating with Ericsson and Intel to develop and trial what is
expected to be the industry’s first 5G (fifth generation mobile
networks) router. As members of the Verizon
5G Technology Forum, Cisco, Ericsson and Intel are partnering with Verizon within an ecosystem to accelerate the pace of critical 5G innovations.
Brocade has introduced offerings to help mobile operators re-architect their networks to support 5G
and deliver higher agility and performance at a fraction of the cost of
traditional networks. These innovative New IP offerings uniquely
Brocade as a disrupter with 5G capabilities that solve the key
challenges facing mobile network operators (MNO) and mobile virtual
network operators (MVNO) today.
Charles Hunsucker, General Manager Americas and Data Centers at Kohler Uninterruptible Power, explains how its entire range of mission critical diesel generators is now compatible with Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) – the latest development in the company’s sustainability focus.
Richard Hoptroff, Founder and CTO (Chief Time Officer) of Hoptroff, discusses the importance of developing the accurate time solutions on which more and more digital applications rely. The company’s pedigree in the financial sector means it is well placed to meet this demand across many industry sectors, including IoT, aerospace, defence, media, autonomous vehicles and smart cities.
The opening of Telehouse South at its London Docklands campus might represent something of a change for Telehouse, as it represents an ‘ambitious and aesthetic’ refurbishment of an existing data centre, as opposed to a new build, but it continues the company’s focus of providing high level colocation facilities, where latency, cloud, connectivity and sustainability all have key roles to play. Mark Pestridge, Senior Customer Experience Director, Telehouse Europe, explains all.
Richelle Ahlvers, Chair of the SNIA Storage Management Initiative, discusses what’s new with Swordfish, the storage management standard, including the latest developments on work with industry partner organisations and the new Conformance Testing Program, as well as talking through the newly opened SNIA Storage Management Initiative’s Next-Gen Lab.