Newshttp://www.capacitymagazine.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2209&copy;2014 Capacity Magazine60NewsColt to launch network for London Metal ExchangeColt is working with the London Metal Exchange (LME) to launch a dedicated high-speed network to provide market participants with a secure connection to the exchange’s electronic systems. http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365272/Colt-to-launch-network-for-London-Metal-Exchange.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 12:05:00 GMTEE posts first half resultsUK operator EE has posted its first half results for 2014, with year-on-year operating revenues showing a rise of 0.1%.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365254/EE-posts-first-half-results.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 11:25:00 GMTSingTel expands remittance service to Indonesia Singapore operator SingTel has expanded its remittance service to Indonesia.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365251/SingTel-expands-remittance-service-to-Indonesia.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 11:20:00 GMTEtisalat and du to finalise network sharing agreement by end of 2014Middle Eastern operator du expects to have a fully functional IP and broadband service in the UAE before the end of the year.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364992/Etisalat-and-du-to-finalise-network-sharing-agreement-by-end-of-2014.htmlThu, 24 Jul 2014 16:45:00 GMTOfcom to review proposed cost increases for mobile airwavesOfcom is set to review a proposed increase in costs for using airwaves to operate mobile services in the UK.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364878/Ofcom-to-review-proposed-cost-increases-for-mobile-airwaves.htmlThu, 24 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMTTelefónica pushes ahead with 4G upgradeTelefónica has selected Nokia Networks to provide radio access equipment and services as part of its network upgrade to 4G across Spain.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364869/Telefnica-pushes-ahead-with-4G-upgrade.htmlThu, 24 Jul 2014 12:20:00 GMTMobistar not for saleOrange will not sell off its Belgian subsidiary Mobistar, after reports emerged that other operators in the market were looking at acquiring the company.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364849/Mobistar-not-for-sale.htmlThu, 24 Jul 2014 11:20:00 GMTAviva extends contract with VodafoneGlobal insurance firm Aviva has extended its contract with Vodafone to provide a range of communications services, including cloud storage.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364841/Aviva-extends-contract-with-Vodafone.htmlThu, 24 Jul 2014 11:10:00 GMTRegulators claim Qualcomm “has Chinese monopoly”Chinese regulators have claimed that leading chipmaker Qualcomm has established a monopoly in the country.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364836/Regulators-claim-Qualcomm-has-Chinese-monopoly.htmlThu, 24 Jul 2014 10:55:00 GMTInfinera posts Q2 resultsInfinera has posted its second quarter results for 2014, recording revenues of $165.4 million, compared with $142.8 million in Q1.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364829/Infinera-posts-Q2-results.htmlThu, 24 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMTMidweek Mergers: July 23<i>Capacity</i> brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364512/Midweek-Mergers-July-23.htmlWed, 23 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMTANALYSIS: Verizon expands CDN reachVerizon Digital Media Services (VDMS) and EdgeCast have revealed a rapid expansion strategy that will see the CDN provider add an additional 20 PoPs to its footprint across major cities in the world.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364401/ANALYSIS-Verizon-expands-CDN-reach.htmlWed, 23 Jul 2014 12:25:00 GMTTelenor reports positive Q2 resultsNorway’s Telenor has increased its full-year margin guidance after reporting second quarter earnings that were in line with the company’s expectations.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364443/Telenor-reports-positive-Q2-results.htmlWed, 23 Jul 2014 11:50:00 GMTKDDI invests in UK data centreKDDI is investing a further £135 million in Telehouse’s data centre campus in London Docklands, UK.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364426/KDDI-invests-in-UK-data-centre.htmlWed, 23 Jul 2014 11:05:00 GMTSingTel enables LTE-A services on Huawei deviceSingTel is claiming to be the first operator in the world to offer a commercial 300Mbps 4G service, following the launch of Huawei’s E5785 mobile device.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364422/SingTel-enables-LTE-A-services-on-Huawei-device.htmlWed, 23 Jul 2014 10:55:00 GMTIndian regulator recommends spectrum sharingThe Telecom Regulatory Authority (TRA) of India has recommended that operators in the country should be allowed to share spectrum.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364416/Indian-regulator-recommends-spectrum-sharing.htmlWed, 23 Jul 2014 10:45:00 GMTCanadian government invites investment in rural internet planCompanies wishing to invest in rural parts of Canada have been invited to lay claim to approximately $284 million of government spending over the next three years to upgrade internet access in parts of the country.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364410/Canadian-government-invites-investment-in-rural-internet-plan.htmlWed, 23 Jul 2014 10:35:00 GMTTelefónica claims IPX is real winner of World CupTelefonica Global Solutions has revealed that IPX traffic increased by a total of 63% on its international network during this year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364393/Telefnica-claims-IPX-is-real-winner-of-World-Cup.htmlWed, 23 Jul 2014 09:55:00 GMTANALYSIS: Level 3 makes its biggest move yetIt would be very easy for Level 3 Communications to rest on its laurels. However, the temptation to add tw telecom to its growing list of subsidiaries appeared too good to miss.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364174/ANALYSIS-Level-3-makes-its-biggest-move-yet.htmlTue, 22 Jul 2014 16:50:00 GMTLevel 3 expands executive team following tw acquisitionLevel 3 has announced plans to expand its executive team by integrating two tw telecom executives, following its acquisition of the company last month.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364157/Level-3-expands-executive-team-following-tw-acquisition.htmlTue, 22 Jul 2014 16:05:00 GMTAustralian operators trial 700MHz 4GAustralian operators Optus and Telstra are launching 700MHz 4G trial networks across Australia.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364070/Australian-operators-trial-700MHz-4G.htmlTue, 22 Jul 2014 12:20:00 GMTVodafone Portugal and Portugal Telecom to share fibre networkVodafone Portugal and Portugal Telecom have signed an agreement to deploy and share fibre networks to reach 900,000 homes in Portugal.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364056/Vodafone-Portugal-and-Portugal-Telecom-to-share-fibre-network.htmlTue, 22 Jul 2014 12:05:00 GMTChina Mobile to install 500,000 4G base stations by year endChina Mobile has revealed plans to install over 500,000 4G base stations by the end of 2014.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364035/China-Mobile-to-install-500000-4G-base-stations-by-year-end.htmlTue, 22 Jul 2014 11:25:00 GMTVerizon completes 100G trial over Ethernet networkUS carrier Verizon has completed a trial over its regional Ethernet network between two 100G network interface devices (NID).http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364028/Verizon-completes-100G-trial-over-Ethernet-network.htmlTue, 22 Jul 2014 11:15:00 GMTAmérica Móvil hit by Mexican telecoms reformsAmérica Móvil has claimed that Mexico’s revolutionary telecoms reforms are already beginning to take its toll, after the company revealed a slightly poorer performance than predicted in its core market.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364023/Amrica-Mvil-hit-by-Mexican-telecoms-reforms.htmlTue, 22 Jul 2014 10:50:00 GMTANALYSIS: Spectrum auctions should stay, says expertA top consultancy firm has backed the validity of spectrum auctions, despite <i>Capacity</i>’s recent Confidence, Innovation and Leadership (CIL) survey reporting that a staggering 60% of operators were losing faith in the process.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3363675/ANALYSIS-Spectrum-auctions-should-stay-says-expert.htmlMon, 21 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMTHuawei sees first-half revenues soarChinese vendor Huawei has reported a 19% increase in revenue for the first half of 2014.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3363657/Huawei-sees-first-half-revenues-soar.htmlMon, 21 Jul 2014 13:05:00 GMTVodafone Egypt to invest $1.3 billion in network improvementsVodafone Egypt has announced plans to invest approximately $1.3 billion to improve its network over the next three years.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3363645/Vodafone-Egypt-to-invest-13-billion-in-network-improvements.htmlMon, 21 Jul 2014 12:35:00 GMTCarlyle Group acquires majority stake in ExpereoAsset management company Carlyle Group has acquired a majority stake in Netherlands-based Expereo.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3363623/Carlyle-Group-acquires-majority-stake-in-Expereo.htmlMon, 21 Jul 2014 12:15:00 GMTAlgérie Télécom partners with Nokia Networks to upgrade MPLS networkAlgérie Télécom has partnered with Nokia Networks to modernise its transport network sites with a highly flexible MPLS network.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3363620/Algrie-Tlcom-partners-with-Nokia-Networks-to-upgrade-MPLS-network.htmlMon, 21 Jul 2014 12:05:00 GMT