Huawei and Oracle Officially Sign Power IoT Ecosystem Partnership MOU

Huawei, Oracle Huawei and Oracle officially signed a ‘Power IoT Ecosystem Partnership’ MOU recently, which will see continued cooperation around the marketing and sales of the Huawei AMI Solution with Oracle Utilities Meter Data Management (MDM), Oracle Utilities Smart Grid Gateway (SGG) and related Oracle Utilities products. Huawei and Oracle plan to continue cooperating around…

Telefónica selects Huawei to build large scale virtual EPC network in 13 countries as part of its UNICA program

Telefónica announced today its cooperation with Huawei in virtual enviroments. The two companies are building a large scale virtual Evolved Packet Core (vEPC), a framework for providing converged voice and data on 4G Long-Term Evolution (LTE) networks, in Latin America and Europe. This vEPC network will cover eleven countries in Latin America: Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay,…

Atos & Huawei join forces to implement Full MVNO for PTV Telecom

Atos, Huawei, Full MVNO, PTV Telecom PTV Telecom, a telecommunications operator that operates in southern Spain, has partnered with Atos and Huawei to become full Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO). Atos brings SMSC – Service shorts- messages, TAS – Server Application Telefonía- and its portfolio of Products and Services for Telco Networks (NPT & S),…

ItsOn Scorns OSS/BSS Rivals as It Snags STC

ItsOn OSS/BSS ItsOn has claimed another victory over the likes of Amdocs, Ericsson and Huawei by landing Saudi Telecom as the latest customer of its cloud-based IT platform. The Saudi Arabian incumbent has today launched an entirely new mobile business based on the ItsOn Inc. platform, which the Silicon Valley startup is pitching as an…

Lycamobile charts expansion into emerging markets and OTT services

Lycamobile OTT Just like traditional operators, MVNO Lycamobile is diversifying and expanding into OTT services in order to offer more value to its customers. In the last six months, the company launched the services Lycaremit, an online money transfer service; Lycachat, a VoIP app; and the entertainment service LycaTV. CEO Christopher Tooley told Telecompaper more…

Yoigo abre la puerta a la compra de operadores virtuales

Yoigo Yoigo, el cuarto operador de telefonía móvil, ha abierto la puerta a la compra de operadores virtuales, según ha anunciado esta mañana su consejero delegado, Eduardo Taulet. Para el directivo, “se van a producir consolidaciones en este mercado” ya que el entorno para los virtuales va a ser cada vez más difícil. Respecto a…

Huawei Scoops Best Solution Vendor Award at MVNOs World Congress

Huawei Huawei has been granted one of the prestigious MVNO industry awards for the outstanding performance of the Huawei BaaS (BSS-as-a-Service) solution. The company received the accolade at the MVNOs World Congress 2016 held in Amsterdam from 11 to 14 April 2016. Huawei’s BSS-as-a-Service (BaaS) solution enables mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) to offer all-online…

Huawei et Power Control Ltd annoncent un partenariat concernant l’ASI

Huawei Huawei et Power Control Ltd. (PCL) ont lancé leur partenariat sur l’alimentation sans interruption (ASI) lors du CeBIT 2016 à Hanovre. Le partenariat a été confirmé officiellement lors d’une cérémonie de signature en présence des dirigeants des deux entreprises. Afin de concrétiser son objectif « d’enrichir la vie et d’améliorer l’efficacité grâce à un…

PCCW Global first to achieve MEF 100G CE 2.0 cert

PCCW Global PCCW Global has become the first operator to achieve MEF 100G carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification for E-Line and E-Access services. PCCW Global passed a series of tests covering a full set of 100G service attributes, including performance and bandwidth profiles. The MEF’s official test lab Iometrix conducted the compliance testing. Huawei is providing…

REDTONE LAUNCHES FLEXICLOUD PLATFORM WITH HUAWEI

REDTONE Malaysian broadband services provider Redtone International has announced it has partnered with Huawei Technologies on cloud infrastructure services. According to REDtone managing director Datuk Wei Chuan Beng, Redtone and Huawei have co-invested MYR 50 million to MYR 100 million in the REDtone flexiCloud platform. Wei said the launch of flexiCloud “was timely”, given the…

ZTE in virtual telecom network deal with VimpelCom

ZTE Telecom network operator VimpelCom today said it will make investment to build a virtual network infrastructure providing 4G, 3G and 2G mobile data services to customers across five markets in 2016. VimpelCom has selected ZTE to build the new virtual network infrastructure. ZTE has bagged the virtual network deal from VimpelCom competing with Huawei,…

Carrier Aggregation to Power Nearly Two-Thirds of Smartphones Shipped in 2020

LTE Nearly two-thirds of smartphones shipped in 2020 will incorporate LTE carrier aggregation, according to a new report from ABI Research. In the report, ABI forecast that 61 percent of smartphones shipped in 2020 will be LTE carrier aggregation compatible, up from just 23 percent of devices in 2015. While category 6 and 9 chips…

MVNOs become firmly established in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia MVNO Saudi Arabia’s ICT market is the biggest in the Middle East in terms of capital value and volume of spending, accounting for more than 70% of all ICT markets in the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC). Growth in ICT spending is expected to increase, driven by strong…

Consumer Cellular Not Set In Its Ways, Tries Tablets

Consumer Cellular MVNO targets 50+ age group with no-contract cellular service MVNO Consumer Cellular might target the 50-plus age group, but it’s not set in its ways. The company, which offers no-contract postpaid service over the AT&T network, launched its first tablet, the LTE-equipped Huawei MediaPad T1-10 at $200. It is available only through the…

UK to test self-driving cars on 41 mile ‘connected corridor’

Automotive It’ll evaluate systems that can quickly share information between cars. The UK government has dipped into the public purse once again to help finance a handful of autonomous car projects. One of the more interesting proposals is a 41 mile “connected corridor” that will test a number of self-driving car technologies. Specifically, engineers want…

Machina Research’s predictions for the Internet of Things in 2016

Internet of Things Every January, Machina Research, the advisors on the Internet of Things, publishes its predictions for IoT in the coming year. This year promises to be an eventful one. The list below provides our predictions for what will happen in the year. It was derived from a host of suggestions from all of…

Skinny Mobile launches fixed wireless broadband

Skinny Mobile Spark New Zealand’s low-cost unit offers 60 GB for NZ$55 per month. Spark New Zealand’s low-cost mobile brand Skinny Mobile this week launched a 4G-based fixed-wireless broadband service. Called Skinny Broadband the service costs NZ$55 (€33) per month for 60 GB of data, plus NZ$199 up front for a Huawei fixed-wireless modem. For…

GIV Mobile Customers Can Now Finance Wireless Phones Through Affirm

Affirm Offers Monthly Payment Options to Make High-End Mobile Devices More Attainable Through GIV Mobile GIV Mobile, the first consumer conscious no-contract wireless service, announces that it has partnered with Affirm, a San Francisco-based financial technology company, to extend an easy-to-understand and transparent device financing solution to its customers. The financing alternative allows customers to…

Lebara Mobile KSA and Huawei ink cooperation deal

A Lebara Mobile operator in Saudi Arabia has inked a cooperation deal in Riyadh on Tuesday night with a giant global ICT solutions provider, Huawei attended by chief executive officers of both the global firms. Under the deal Huawei will supply Lebara Mobile with its own virtual platform in the Kingdom that would enable Lebara…

Meet The Huawei Y3: The Cheapest Smartphone In The UK

On the lookout for a cheap handset that will not burn a hole in your wallet? You’re in luck as Carphone Warehouse has started offering the Huawei Y3 for customers in the U.K. The retailer claims that this is the cheapest ever smartphone deal available in the UK. Intrigued as to what the price of…

Huawei launches new cloud hosting services for Europe

Networking giant Huawei has launched a series of cloud hosting services for the European mobile service provider market. It unveiled details of the Digital inCloud programme at the MVNO Networking Congress in London, where Huawei signed a memorandum of understanding with participating partners. Digital inCloud is to be a service aggregator and distributor which allows…

Huawei to Introduce its Digital inCloud to Europe at MVNO Networking Congress London

Huawei will launch its Digital inCloud Program in Europe at the MVNO Networking Congress in London on Tuesday, 3rd November, 2015. The launch event will feature speeches from Luo Gang, Managing Director of Huawei UK, and Cao Yiming, VP of Huawei Digital Services, plus an MOU signing ceremony with several notable partners. VENUE: MVNO Networking…

Consumer Cellular Expands LTE Smartphone Lineup

Huawei Vision 3, Motorola Moto G smartphones replace 3G versions MVNO Consumer Cellular, the no-contract service provider that targets people ages 50 and up, expanded its selection of 4G LTE phones with the launch of the Huawei Vision 3 LTE and Motorola Moto G LTE smartphones. Both models replace their 3G predecessors in the company’s…