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Huawei hits a 100G century

Huawei hits a 100G century

July 26, 2013 at 7:22 pm 0 comments

Huawei today announced that Huawei’s 100G networks, which span a total of 160,000 kilometers (four times the circumference of the Earth), are serving 100 customers across the globe. Huawei’s innovative 100G technology and services have garnered global recognition and ushered in the new era of optical 100G. By building informationRead More

Apple Q3 revenue at $35.3 bn, achieves flat growth

Apple Q3 revenue at $35.3 bn, achieves flat growth

July 25, 2013 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

Apple has posted quarterly revenue of $35.3 billion achieving a flat growth. The company posted quarterly revenue net profit of $6.9 billion, or $7.47 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $35 billion and net profit of $8.8 billion, or $9.32 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter.Read More

Huawei H1 sales reaches CNY 113.8 bn, up 10.8%

Huawei H1 sales reaches CNY 113.8 bn, up 10.8%

July 25, 2013 at 6:43 pm 0 comments

Huawei has generated revenues of CNY 113.8 billion, an increase of 10.8 percent over the same period in 2012 as per its its unaudited financial results for the first half of 2013. Based on this robust growth and other positive business indicators, Huawei expects to generate a net profit marginRead More

Airtel’s India-Bangladesh submarine cable goes live

Airtel’s India-Bangladesh submarine cable goes live

July 25, 2013 at 8:01 am 0 comments

Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecom service provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today said that its high capacity terrestrial optical fiber link between India and Bangladesh has gone live. The link, which extends from Bongaon in West Bengal (India) to the Petrapole – Benapole border,Read More

Cisco to acquire Sourcefire for $2.7 bn

Cisco to acquire Sourcefire for $2.7 bn

July 24, 2013 at 8:34 am 0 comments

Cisco and Sourcefire today announced a definitive agreement for Cisco to acquire Sourcefire, a leader in intelligent cybersecurity solutions for $2.7 bn. Cisco and Sourcefire will combine their world-class products, technologies and research teams to provide continuous and pervasive advanced threat protection across the entire attack continuum  – before, duringRead More

Swisscom CEO Carsten Schloter found dead

Swisscom CEO Carsten Schloter found dead

July 24, 2013 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Carsten Schloter, CEO of Swisscom, Switzerland’s biggest telecoms group has been found dead at his flat. Local police suspect a case of suicide and investigation is under way to find out the exact circumstances of his death. “…no further details are being disclosed out of consideration for the family,” SwisscomRead More

Etisalat Group Q2 revenue at AED 9.88 billion, up 20 percent

Etisalat Group Q2 revenue at AED 9.88 billion, up 20 percent

July 24, 2013 at 1:40 am 0 comments

Etisalat Group reported has reported strong consolidated revenues of AED 9,882 million during Q2, 2013 representing an increase of 20 percent in comparison to the same period of last year. During the quarter, the Group consolidated revenues was affected by the changing in the accounting treatment of the operations inRead More

Prime Media Group selects Ericsson’s video processing platform

Prime Media Group selects Ericsson’s video processing platform

July 24, 2013 at 12:23 am 0 comments

Prime has selected Ericsson’s latest video processing platform to deliver new channels and improved efficiency. Prime is the first publicly announced customer in the Asia Pacific region to deploy Ericsson’s AVP 4000 compression platform, which is powered by the company’s first in-house programmable video processing chip. The announcement builds uponRead More

ZTE’s H1 net profit at RMB 302 million, up 23.5 percent

ZTE’s H1 net profit at RMB 302 million, up 23.5 percent

July 24, 2013 at 12:15 am 0 comments

ZTE today issued guidance for first-half net profit at RMB 302 million, an increase of 23.5 percent Y-o-Y. With Q2 performance, the company has achieved two consecutive quarters of positive results. In the first half, ZTE’s revenue was RMB 37.7 billion, a decrease of 11.6 percent, a result of lowerRead More

Korek selects NSN for mobile broadband

Korek selects NSN for mobile broadband

July 19, 2013 at 9:35 am 0 comments

Korek Telecom customers in southern Iraq have opted Nokia Siemens Network for high-speed mobile broadband and better voice call services with improved coverage. Nokia Siemens Networks to deploy its advanced radio, microwave transmission and packet core network elements, using its comprehensive services. The operator has also renewed its care andRead More