News;2014 Capacity Magazine60NewsDigital Realty appoints CEODigital Realty has appointed William Stein as CEO., 25 Nov 2014 12:15:00 GMTTelekom Austria completes capital increaseTelekom Austria has raised $1.24 billion in a share sale, which has seen majority-owner América Móvil and state holding company OIAG take up their pro rata shares., 25 Nov 2014 11:25:00 GMTGenband partners with NokiaNokia Networks is to offer Genband’s evolved Packet Data Gateway (ePDG) as part of its voice evolution solutions, under a new partnership., 25 Nov 2014 10:50:00 GMTHibernia adds PoP in IrelandHibernia Networks has added a PoP at one of TelecityGroup’s Dublin-based data centres in Ireland., 25 Nov 2014 10:30:00 GMTThe Scilly super-cable is completeSuperfast broadband services have arrived on the Isles of Scilly in the UK following completion of the revitalisation of a disused subsea cable., 24 Nov 2014 12:45:00 GMTBT in early talks to buy back O2BT has confirmed that it is in talks with Telefónica to buy back O2., 24 Nov 2014 12:20:00 GMTSS7Ware tests VoLTE solution with iPhone 6Mobile network solutions vendor SS7Ware has claimed to have performed the first VoLTE call from a GSM mobile phone to a VoLTE-capable iPhone 6, through a single unified switch., 24 Nov 2014 11:35:00 GMTMobily CEO suspended following auditing errorsSaudi Arabian operator Mobily has suspended CEO Khalid Omar Al Kaftook, after an auditing error led the company to restate 18 months of previously-announced earnings., 24 Nov 2014 11:30:00 GMTIndosat launches 4G servicesOoredoo subsidiary Indosat has launched 4G services in Indonesia, claiming to offer speeds of up to 185Mbps., 24 Nov 2014 11:00:00 GMTEU to “unbundle” Google?The European parliament is said to be considering splitting Google’s search engine operations in Europe, in an attempt to end its dominance in the region’s search market., 24 Nov 2014 10:50:00 GMTTelkomsel launches M2M services in IndonesiaIndonesian mobile operator Telkomsel has entered an agreement with Jasper to provide IoT and M2M services to businesses across Indonesia., 21 Nov 2014 11:50:00 GMTCiena and Avaya launch enterprise networking solutionCiena is partnering with Avaya to introduce an end-to-end WAN-LAN data networking solution, designed to cost-effectively simplify network operations for enterprises., 21 Nov 2014 11:35:00 GMTPGASCOM upgrades Indonesia-Singapore link Indonesian operator PGASCOM has upgraded capacity on its subsea cable between Jakarta and Singapore, using Coriant’s optical transport platform., 21 Nov 2014 11:25:00 GMTOrange partners with Voxbone to extend inbound voice servicesOrange will use Voxbone’s virtual local phone numbers to extend the coverage of its voice services for international customers., 21 Nov 2014 11:05:00 GMTZTE tests MIMO base stationZTE and China Mobile have completed tests on what they claim is the world’s first pre-5G Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) base station., 21 Nov 2014 10:55:00 GMTNTT opens third Shanghai data centreNTT Communications has opened its Shanghai Pudong Data Centre in China today (November 20)., 20 Nov 2014 11:05:00 GMTEuropean aviation network edges closer to take-offPlans for Europe’s first major aviation network aimed at delivering broadband services to aircraft passengers are further underway, following a partnership between Inmarsat and Alcatel-Lucent., 20 Nov 2014 10:40:00 GMTLevel 3 extends business with German media groupLevel 3 Communications is to provide additional CDN and security services to German media group ProSiebenSat.1., 20 Nov 2014 10:10:00 GMTAIS plans $1.8 billion investment in 2015 digital strategyCapacity Asia day 3 – Thailand’s Advanced Info Service (AIS) has announced plans to invest 60 billion baht (approximately $1.8 billion) in the first stage of its 4G project in 2015, according to local reports., 20 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMTCapacity Asia 2014 gallery - day 3, 20 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMTEXCLUSIVE: US regulation is opening up, says Verizon Digital Media ServicesCapacity Asia day 3 – Kyle Okamoto, head of global IP network at Verizon Digital Media Services, has praised US IP transit regulation for becoming more lenient and helping to increase competition in the market., 20 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMTTM strikes deal with Malaysian broadcaster Telekom Malaysia (TM) has signed an agreement to provide infrastructure and network facilities for MYTV Broadcasting., 20 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMTZTE joins NFV initiativeCapacity Asia day 3 – Two senior experts from Chinese telecoms equipment maker ZTE have joined Open Platform NFV (OPNFV) to help guide the development of the technology globally., 20 Nov 2014 01:00:00 GMTMidweek Mergers: November 19<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, 19 Nov 2014 15:35:00 GMTTelefónica strikes M2M partnership with GeotabTelefónica is to bring Geotab’s M2M fleet management solutions to European markets under a new partnership between the companies., 19 Nov 2014 11:20:00 GMTInteroute expands cloud platform to Los AngelesInteroute has launched a Virtual Data Centre (VDC) zone in Los Angeles., 19 Nov 2014 10:45:00 GMTCapacity Asia 2014 Gallery - day 2 UPDATE, 19 Nov 2014 09:45:00 GMTEXCLUSIVE: CAT Telecom says product development is key to voice traffic growthCapacity Asia day 2 – Kajornsak Singhaseni, SEVP at CAT Telecom, has highlighted cost optimisation and product development as key drivers of growth in the declining voice traffic sector., 19 Nov 2014 09:45:00 GMTEXCLUSIVE: China Telecom Global reveals global wholesale strategiesCapacity Asia day 2 – At Capacity Asia 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand, this week, China Telecom Global (CTG) has revealed a number of strategies designed to meet the widespread demands of the global wholesale telecoms market., 19 Nov 2014 09:45:00 GMTNetflix to launch in Australia and New Zealand in 2015 Capacity Asia day 2 – Netflix has today revealed plans to launch services in both Australia and New Zealand in March next year., 19 Nov 2014 09:45:00 GMT