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TPG buys AAPT 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Focus on wholesale and business.
 
Europe pushes for single telco market 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Wants to build Europe-centric cloud services.
 
Mild improvement predicted for IT spending 
By Liam Tung | Jul 1, 2011 | Comment Now 
Thanks to the low US dollar.
 
Photos: Inside Basslink's undersea fibre converter station 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 23, 2009 | Comment Now 
First photos from the Loy Yang converter station and terrestrial fibre build.
 
Telecoms in good shape to survive in recession 
By Iain Thomson | Mar 24, 2009 | Comment Now 
The telecommunications industry is in good shape to survive the current economic slowdown thanks to lessons learnt at the turn of the century says a new report.
 
Firms missing out on big telecoms savings 
By Phil Muncaster | Dec 12, 2008 | Comment Now 
Large multinationals could be missing out on up to 15 per cent total cost of ownership savings on their global telecommunications portfolio, according to new figures released ...
 
Asian giants top telecoms growth 
By Simon Burns | Jul 9, 2008 | Comment Now 
Telecoms operators in China and India are growing faster than international rivals such as AT&T, Verizon, NTT, Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone and BT, according to new research..
 
Consumer telecoms spending to hit $2tn by 2012 
By Robert Jaques | Jun 16, 2008 | Comment Now 
Revenue from consumer telecoms network services will hit $2tn globally by 2012 as the digital divide between developed and developing nations deepens, market watchers predict..
 
Mobile Internet: the wireless convergence 
By Liz Tay | Mar 19, 2008 | Comment Now 
The national telecommunications industry has experienced some strife in recent days. Weighed down by regulatory issues to do with a once-government-owned incumbent copper ...
 
New US spy bill exposes telecoms 
By Shaun Nichols | Mar 19, 2008 | Comment Now 
A newly-passed US surveillance bill could open the door to lawsuits against telecommunications firms. Civil rights groups applaud the decision to allow lawsuits.
 
Telecoms IT spending to soar 
By Robert Jaques | Jan 10, 2008 | Comment Now 
The global market for operations support systems that perform engineering, provisioning and management functions in telecoms networks will exceed US$46 billion in 2008, ...
 
What's next for the telecoms industry under Labor 
Nov 26, 2007 | Comment Now 
Independent telecommunications analyst, Paul Budde, looks at how the Labor victory will further develop the broadband policies - and, even more importantly, how they will be ...
 
3D photonic crystals to 'revolutionise' telecoms 
By Robert Jaques | Nov 22, 2007 | Comment Now 
A group of European scientists has published details of research into 3D photonic crystals which they believe could "revolutionise" the telecoms industry..
 
Telecoms firms 'ignoring' customer data 
By Robert Jaques | Nov 20, 2007 | Comment Now 
Telecoms firms are becoming increasingly aware that better use of subscriber profiles and associated information can boost profits and improve operational efficiency..
 
NSA can tap a third of world's telecoms 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Aug 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
The US National Security Agency (NSA) now has the legal right to monitor over a third of the world's telecoms traffic.
 
Korea to open up telecoms markets 
By Simon Burns | Jul 31, 2007 | Comment Now 
In a reversal of long-standing policy, South Korea's government plans to force large local telecoms firms to share their networks with smaller rivals. The move follows ...
 
Germany in court over telecoms laws 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Jul 2, 2007 | Comment Now 
European Commission wants German market to be more open.
 
Red Hat ups telecoms push with Mobicents 
By Robert Jaques | Jun 21, 2007 | Comment Now 
USA - Technology will add Service Logic Execution Environment.
 
Hong Kong growing into Asian telecoms hub 
By Simon Burns | May 30, 2007 | Comment Now 
Links with China drive connectivity supplier interest.
 
Network operators fuel telecoms kit bonanza 
By Iain Thomson | Apr 24, 2007 | Comment Now 
Sales forecast to rise 20 percent over the next three years.
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