Smart Communications, PLDT's wireless arm, has taken an important step toward a more sustainable future by embracing solar energy to power its cell sites around the country. The "Solar and Energy Storage as a Service" (SESaaS) model intends to improve power availability in places with little or no commercial electricity, promote a greener network and reduce carbon emissions.
Bharti Airtel has launched Airtel Xstream AirFiber, making it the first Indian telecom operator to introduce 5G fixed wireless access (FWA) for consumers in Delhi and Mumbai.
Vi Business, Vodafone Idea's enterprise arm, has partnered with Yotta Data Services to expand its data center colocation and cloud services offerings to address the growing digital landscape's increasing demand for greater security, connectivity and cloud solutions.
Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison (Indosat), one of the leading telcos in Indonesia, has partnered with Noice, a prominent local audio streaming platform in the country, to improve digital experiences for subscribers while supporting Indonesia’s creative industry.
Wolley Inc., a company specializing in high-performance data storage interfaces and controllers based in Silicon Valley, has announced the formation of its CXL Design and Integration Services Group. This group will focus on the implementation of ASIC and FPGA for data center and AI/ML computational applications.
Bharti Airtel has successfully conducted testing of 5G services on both the 3300 MHz (C-band) and 26 GHz (mmWave - millimeter) bands in West Bengal.
Globe, a leading telco in the Philippines, has teamed up with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) to launch the nation's first private 5G standalone (5G SA) network.
The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) of the Philippines has announced that over 113 million SIM cards have been registered as of the end of July. This comes after a five-day extension and marks the conclusion of the SIM registration program.
PLDT Inc. has been in talks with US-based Radisys Corporation, a subsidiary of Jio Platforms Limited, on building and launching cutting-edge digital experiences for Filipinos.
Rakuten Group, Inc. has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with OpenAI to deliver state-of-the-art conversational artificial intelligence (AI) experiences to consumers and businesses in Japan and in global industry markets.