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Midweek Mergers: January 21
21 Jan 2015
Capacity 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.
Tata to take capacity on Seabras-1
19 Jan 2015
Tata Communications has acquired “significant” capacity on Seaborn Networks’ US-Brazil cable, which is due to go operational in Q4 2016.
COVER STORY: The pursuit of fresh talent
15 Jan 2015
Is possessing the magic black book of contacts any longer enough to be a stand-out candidate in wholesale? Alex Hawkes investigates the steep recruitment challenge facing the industry.
Midweek Mergers: January 14
14 Jan 2015
Capacity 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.
ANALYSIS: The world’s first south Atlantic route
14 Jan 2015
Given the wealth of connectivity between North America and Europe, it is perhaps an oddity that no cable yet spans the south Atlantic. Any traffic between Latin America and Africa must travel indirectly via North America and Europe, or use satellite.
Cloudmark appoints CEO
14 Jan 2015
Security solutions provider Cloudmark has appointed George Riedel as chief executive at the company.
ANALYSIS: Satellite – the new fibre?
13 Jan 2015
Fresh from the launch of its latest four satellites on December 18 2014, O3b Networks has revealed plans to increase its network capacity to a terabit.
Facebook acquires video startup QuickFire
12 Jan 2015
Facebook has acquired QuickFire Networks, a video compression specialist, as the social media giant continues to focus on improving its video delivery.
Mexico fines Dish and Telmex for undisclosed deals
12 Jan 2015
The Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT) in Mexico has fined satellite TV provider Dish Mexico and Carlos Slim’s fixed-line unit Telmex for failing to divulge, in full, a series of agreements between the two companies.
FCC to vote on net neutrality in February
05 Jan 2015
US telecoms regulators at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) are expected to vote on new net neutrality rules as early as February 26, according to a report by The Washington Post.