Newshttp://www.capacitymagazine.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2209&copy;2014 Capacity Magazine60NewsZTE and TIM Brasil to build innovation centreChinese vendor ZTE has struck a partnership with TIM Brasil to build a new centre, designed to promote innovation in next-generation broadband technologies.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3366143/ZTE-and-TIM-Brasil-to-build-innovation-centre.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 12:35:00 GMTANALYSIS: Level 3 reveals network expansion across EMEALevel 3 Communications is embarking on a network expansion project across Western Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Eastern Europe, <i>Capacity</i> can exclusively reveal.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3366120/ANALYSIS-Level-3-reveals-network-expansion-across-EMEA.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 12:10:00 GMTEE adds 1.3 million subscribers to 4G networkMobile operator EE has announced the addition of 1.3 million customers to its 4G network in Q2 this year and claimed that take-up of its mobile broadband service was the fastest in Europe.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3366101/EE-adds-13-million-subscribers-to-4G-network.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 11:20:00 GMTBharti Airtel reaches 300 million subscribersIndian operator Bharti Airtel has hit the 300 million subscriber mark across its 20 operational countries in Asia and Africa.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3366094/Bharti-Airtel-reaches-300-million-subscribers.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 11:10:00 GMTNokia Networks trials LTE for TVFinnish vendor Nokia Networks is trialling LTE Broadcast technology in its latest bid to open up new revenue sources for operators.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3366091/Nokia-Networks-trials-LTE-for-TV.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT4G comes to the Isle of ManManx Telecom has launched the first 4G network in the Isle of Man, UK.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3366087/4G-comes-to-the-Isle-of-Man.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 10:45:00 GMTNBN Co selects IPSTAR Australia for new broadband initiativeAustralia’s broadband company NBN Co has selected Thaicom subsidiary IPSTAR Australia (IPA) for a new initiative to boost broadband connections in remote parts of the country.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3366081/NBN-Co-selects-IPSTAR-Australia-for-new-broadband-initiative.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 10:40:00 GMTPLDT partners with NTT Com for enterprise customersNTT Communications has signed a partnership with Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) to provide its enterprise customers with NTT Com’s enterprise cloud solution.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3366069/PLDT-partners-with-NTT-Com-for-enterprise-customers.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 10:20:00 GMTTransatel to enable Post Office MVNO in UKTransatel has signed an agreement with the Post Office in the UK to enable the company to launch its MVNO operations.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365904/Transatel-to-enable-Post-Office-MVNO-in-UK.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 17:15:00 GMTEdgeConnex partners with TelNet to develop new data centreEdgeConnex has partnered with cloud provider TelNet Worldwide to develop a new data centre in Southfield, Michigan.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365840/EdgeConnex-partners-with-TelNet-to-develop-new-data-centre.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 15:10:00 GMTAlgérie Télécom to deploy additional fibreAlgérie Télécom’s CEO has said the company intends to deploy an additional 20,000km of fibre-optic cabling in Algeria by the end of 2015.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365797/Algrie-Tlcom-to-deploy-additional-fibre.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:25:00 GMTChina Telecom to offer Microsoft console to broadband customersChina Telecom has announced an exclusive deal with Microsoft to sell the company’s Xbox One gaming console in the country.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365794/China-Telecom-to-offer-Microsoft-console-to-broadband-customers.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:15:00 GMTEquinix completes ALOG acquisitionEquinix has completed its acquisition of ALOG Data Centers of Brazil in a $225 million cash transaction.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365784/Equinix-completes-ALOG-acquisition.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:00:00 GMTtw telecom expands network in Atlantatw telecom has expanded its network footprint across metropolitan Atlanta, US.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365762/tw-telecom-expands-network-in-Atlanta.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 11:05:00 GMTWateen Telecom appoints CEOWateen Telecom, sister company of Warid Telecom in Pakistan, has announced the appointment of Rizwan Tiwana as CEO.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365760/Wateen-Telecom-appoints-CEO.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 10:55:00 GMTCell C to restructure debt and invest in its networkSouth African operator Cell C is planning to restructure €160 million worth of debt and free up capital to invest in its network.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365757/Cell-C-to-restructure-debt-and-invest-in-its-network.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 10:45:00 GMTThailand’s 4G auction delay could cause loss of $4 billionAnalysts are warning that Thailand’s decision to suspend its 4G mobile licence auction could cause a loss of $4 billion to the market.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365748/Thailands-4G-auction-delay-could-cause-loss-of-4-billion.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMTHutchison withdraws appeal against Austrian 4G auctionHutchison Whampoa’s Austrian unit, Drei, has withdrawn its appeal against the results of the country’s €2 billion 4G frequency auction.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365732/Hutchison-withdraws-appeal-against-Austrian-4G-auction.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMTMillicom launches 4G in BoliviaAfrican and Latin America telecoms player Millicom has launched 4G services in Bolivia.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365383/Millicom-launches-4G-in-Bolivia.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 15:50:00 GMTLiberty Global offers to sell Film1 in Netherlands to secure Ziggo dealCable operator Liberty Global has reportedly offered to sell off its pay-TV channel Film1 as part of its concessions to gain approval in its bid to acquire Dutch player Ziggo.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3365287/Liberty-Global-offers-to-sell-Film1-in-Netherlands-to-secure-Ziggo-deal.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 12:45:00 GMTColt 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 GMTFriday Network News: 25 July<i>Capacity</i> brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.http://www.capacitymagazine.com/Article/3364999/Friday-Network-News-25-July.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 07:30:00 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 GMT