SES now delivers almost 8,400 TV channels, according to its annual Satellite Monitor market research, the industry’s premier accounting of satellite’s TV reach, which underscores SES’s position as the leader in enabling content delivery via satellite directly and indirectly. This includes 3,130 in HD or UHD – to a total of 366 million TV homes worldwide, an increase of five million homes over the previous year. SES continues to outperform the industry with the highest number of TV homes reached and record-breaking number of channels delivered.
U Mobile partners with GrowthOps to deliver enhanced customer experience
GrowthOps, a marketing and technology solutions provider known for creating high-impact digital experiences, has worked with U Mobile over the past 8 months to develop and launch its refreshed website and customer experience delivery platform, U.COM.MY. The new and enhanced platform is powered by Adobe Experience Cloud and hosted on Amazon Web Services, enabling the telco to have greater autonomy and agility in managing content, as well as access to deeper and more comprehensive user analytics.
ZTE partners with Converge ICT to deliver XGS-PON services in the Philippines
ZTE, together with Converge ICT, is about to launch commercial 10-Gigabit-capable symmetric passive optical network (XGS-PON) infrastructure in South Luzon and the Visayas in the Philippines by May 2022.
Infinet Wireless helps Kazakhstan’s Astel build wireless network
The solutions of Infinet Wireless, the global vendor of fixed wireless broadband connectivity systems, formed part of the backbone connectivity radio links in the Almaty Region in Kazakhstan, commissioned by Astel, the digital solutions and telecommunications provider. The operator’s professionals chose Quanta 5 and Quanta 6, the stellar Infinet Wireless’ Point-to-Point solutions, for building the links between certain locations as an alternative for the fiber-optic communication lines.
Bridge Alliance, Mobiledge X, Singtel and Telefonica achieve interconnection of heterogenous MEC platforms
In a world first, Singtel, Bridge Alliance, MobiledgeX and Telefonica have successfully achieved an interconnection between two heterogenous multi-access edge computing (MEC) platforms as part of a GSM Association (GSMA) Foundry Telco Edge Cloud trial. The hub-to-hub interconnection between the Bridge Alliance Federated Edge Hub (FEH) and MobiledgeX Edge-Cloud platform could allow edge applications to be deployed across different edge platforms and regions served by each hub.
Jio Platforms Ltd and SES partner to deliver high-performance satellite-based broadband across India
Jio Platforms Limited, India’s leading digital service provider, and SES, a leading global satellite-based content connectivity solutions provider, announced the formation of a joint venture – Jio Space Technology Limited – to deliver the next generation scalable and affordable broadband services in India leveraging satellite technology. JPL and SES will own 51% and 49% equity stake in the joint venture respectively. The joint venture will use multi-orbit space networks that is a combination of geostationary (GEO) and medium earth orbit (MEO) satellite constellations capable of delivering multi-gigabit links and capacity to enterprises, mobile backhaul and retail customers across the length and breadth of India and neighbouring regions.
Console Connect and Colt Technology Services extend automated network coverage
Console Connect and Colt Technology Services have completed the first stage of a major API-led interoperability between their global on-demand SDN platforms.
ZTE and China Mobile launch SPN intelligent fault diagnosis system
ZTE Corporation and the Liaoning branch of China Mobile have verified the rule/policy-based SPN intelligent fault diagnosis system on the intelligent management, control and analysis platform ZENIC ONE (UME) and deployed it across Liaoning province in China.
Netcracker unveils digital platform to spur CSPs growth
Netcracker Technology has launched the Netcracker Digital Platform to help CSPs accelerate new business growth in the digital economy. CSPs are making significant transformation investments to deliver exceptional customer experiences. The challenge now is to leverage these investments to create new growth opportunities while driving significant cost efficiency and agility across the business. This will help telcos achieve the next phase of their evolution, which takes them beyond connectivity to becoming technology providers to the industry.
moLotus taps into new market opportunities with Indosat-Hutchinson merger
With the merger of telecom brands - Indosat Ooredoo and PT Hutchison 3 Indonesia, the Indosat-moLotus partnership now covers 104 million subscriber-base. The company’s enhanced scale, financial strength, and expertise, combined with strategic partnership with moLotus would further contribute towards the vision to “become the most preferred digital telco of Indonesia''.