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BIG INTERVIEW: Clint Heiden, CCO, EdgeConneX

02 Jul 2015

EdgeConneX has built a name for itself in the US data centre market by localising content in Tier 2 markets. The company’s CCO Clint Heiden reveals how it plans to bring its unique distribution model to Europe.

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Q&A: Markus Borchert, SVP of market Europe, Nokia Networks

02 Jul 2015

Markus Borchert was appointed SVP of market Europe at Nokia Networks in April. He talks to Capacity about the company’s latest data centre and cloud solutions as well as its acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent.

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A life in the day of…Jesse Moore, managing director and co-founder, M-KOPA Solar

01 Jul 2015

Kenyans collectively spend more than $1 billion each year on off-grid energy substitutes; kerosene fuel for lighting, for example. That is, until October 2012 when Jesse Moore and his team launched M-KOPA Solar; a ‘pay-per-use’ solar system and mobile payment service created to effectively make solar energy the cheapest power option.

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BIG INTERVIEW: Deng Xiaofeng, CEO, China Telecom

30 Jun 2015

Chinese investment continues to pour overseas, presenting a major opportunity for the international arm of China Telecom to support Chinese enterprises. Agnes Stubbs exclusively talks to China Telecom Global CEO Deng Xiaofeng.

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Recent Appointments

Telecom Egypt to receive 4G mobile licence in 2016

01 Jul 2015

Telecom Egypt is set to acquire a 4G mobile licence next year, according to the country’s telecoms minister.

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Telenor and TeliaSonera reveal joint venture senior management team

01 Jul 2015

Nordic operators Telenor and TeliaSonera have revealed the chief executive of their joint venture in Denmark, as well as the company’s deputy chief and its CFO.

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Arqiva appoints chief executive

23 Jun 2015

Infrastructure group Arqiva has appointed Simon Beresford-Wylie as chief executive at the company, following the departure of John Cresswell earlier this month.

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Day in the Life

A life in the day of…Jesse Moore, managing director and co-founder, M-KOPA Solar
01 Jul 2015
Kenyans collectively spend more than $1 billion each year on off-grid energy substitutes; kerosene fuel for lighting, for example. That is, until October 2012 when Jesse Moore and his team launched M-KOPA Solar; a ‘pay-per-use’ solar system and mobile payment service created to effectively make solar energy the cheapest power option.
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