Share price of British telecom giant BT explodes after rumoured takeover
The share price of telecom giant BT Group is rising following reports of a possible acquisition by Reliance Industries.
Earlier today, the Economic Times published an article suggesting that Reliance Industries is considering a bid to acquire BT Group. The share price of BT Group shot up. Althou...
Orange moves to enhance mobile tech capabilities across Europe
The operator has launched a new Tower Company to leverage mobile infrastructure EU-wide.
Orange has announced new business capabilities which have enabled it to strengthen its presence as a leading telecommunications company in Europe. The tech giant has launched TOTEM, its European TowerCo.
EU committee vote for bigger cuts on wholesale roaming fees
The European Parliament Industry Committee voted for deeper cuts in wholesale roaming tariffs paid by telecom operators to their counterparts than those pitched by the EU Commission. The move intends to encourage competition.
Wholesale price caps usually put the southern European and northern Eu...
Telcos expect high revenue from 5G, but security is a challenge
Report highlights the security threats posed by 5G.
The global telecommunications industry is bullish on the eventual profitability of their planned 5G networks. However, a new report from the cybersecurity firm Fortinet indicates that those profits will come along with increased security risks...
Microsoft jumps into 5G with Azure cloud for telcos
The move is sure to increase competition for existing 5G service vendors.
Microsoft has introduced Azure Edge Zones, a new platform to help carriers deploy 5G solutions with more speed and lower cost than previously.
In a blog post, Yousef Khalidi, corporate vice president for Azure Network...
Google Anthos introduces new version especially for telecom
Google Anthos will get a new version specifically aimed at telecom providers, where a 'Global Mobile Edge Cloud' is the strategy.
Google said the strategy is focused on delivering three key business outcomes for telecommunications companies. It's about helping telcos with 5G, providing customers...