STC plans 5G and IoT trials with Nokia

Nokia has similar 5G contracts with BSNL and Bharti Airtel ... 2030 Vision for transforming the country to be the hub connecting three continents including Asia, Africa and Europe. Nasser Al-Nasser, senior vice president of Technology and Operations ... ( read original story ...)

Verizon chooses datamena for Middle East expansion

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon has chosen datamena, the carrier-neutral data center and connectivity platform, as a new regional transit hub to serve Verizon customers across the Middle East. Verizon has deployed a new ... ( read original story ...)

Swift Networks launches dual band LTE modem

Swift Networks Limited, a facilities-based high speed broadband Internet service provider based in Nigeria, has announced the launch of a dual band LTE modem. Describing it as a first in Nigeria’s broadband industry, the SWIFT Dual Band LTE modem is ... ( read original story ...)

LTE, 3G speeds significantly up in Metro Cebu

[6 March 2017] The nationwide network modernization program of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), the mobile unit of PLDT, Inc., is in full swing and recent field tests in Metro Cebu are showing impressive LTE and 3G speeds in the Visayas region’s ... ( read original story ...)

Indian Ocean to serve as world`s future: President Jokowi

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has asserted that the Indian Ocean, stretching from southern Asia to the Antarctic, is the future of ... and eventually upgrading to 5G networks and high-bandwidth fiber optic networks in large ... ( read original story ...)