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IoT Startup Skylo Raises $103 Mn From Consortium Led By SoftBank

IoT Startup Skylo Raises $103 Mn From Consortium Led By SoftBank

January 21, 2020 at 5:08 pm 0 comments

NB-IoT startup Skylo Tuesday announced that it has raised $103 million in a Series A round from a consortium of investors led by SoftBank. Earlier the firm has raised $13 million from DCM and Innovation Endeavors, and joined by Moore Strategic Ventures. With the new series the firm totals anRead More

Nokia Bags 5G Contract From Softbank

Nokia Bags 5G Contract From Softbank

May 29, 2019 at 3:30 pm 0 comments

Nokia has bagged one more commercial 5G contract, this time from Japanese operator Softbank, making it one of the largest 5G vendor in the world. SoftBank has selected Nokia as a strategic partner to drive its commercial 5G offering with the Nokia AirScale solution. The rollout of Nokia’s 5G AirScale willRead More

Etisalat, Singtel, Softbank And Telefonica Form Global Telco Security Alliance

Etisalat, Singtel, Softbank And Telefonica Form Global Telco Security Alliance

April 13, 2018 at 10:25 am 0 comments

Four global majors – Etisalat, Singtel, SoftBank and Telefónica – have signed an agreement to create the first Global Telco Security Alliance offering enterprises access to a comprehensive portfolio of cyber security services. The alliance will form one of the world’s biggest managed security services platforms with a combined customer base of more thanRead More

Softbank May Acquire ARM Holdings For $32 Bn

Softbank May Acquire ARM Holdings For $32 Bn

July 18, 2016 at 12:48 pm 0 comments

Softbank Group, one of world’s largest technology companies,  is planning to acquire Britain’s ARM Holdings, one of the world’s largest chip makers, for $32 billion. Though there has been no official announcement in this regard, sources and media reports say it could be an all-cash deal and the official announcementRead More

SoftBank Picks Brocade For Streamlining Data Center

SoftBank Picks Brocade For Streamlining Data Center

February 1, 2016 at 7:34 am 0 comments

SoftBank is streamlining its data center operations by deploying Brocade VDX Switches to provide Ethernet fabrics as part of the company’s group-wide common service infrastructure network. The new infrastructure will greatly reduce complexity and the cost of network operations within SoftBank’s data centers, giving the company greater agility to pursueRead More

Cellular M2M Subscribers To Reach 744 Mn In 2020: Berg Insight

Cellular M2M Subscribers To Reach 744 Mn In 2020: Berg Insight

December 31, 2015 at 11:06 am 0 comments

The number of cellular M2M subscribers is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 22.9 percent to reach 744.2 million in 2020 according to Berg Insight. During the same period, cellular M2M network revenues are forecast to grow at a CAGR of 23.3 percent from €8 billion in 2015 toRead More

ZTE Opens 5G R&D Center In Tokyo

ZTE Opens 5G R&D Center In Tokyo

November 6, 2015 at 8:27 am 0 comments

ZTE has opened a new 5G Research and Development Center in Tokyo to focus on the development of 5G and other next-generation network technologies. The new R&D center will support ZTE’s partnerships with operators and academic institutions in Japan on the deployment of ZTE’s proprietary Pre5G technology and ongoing researchRead More

Softbank Certifies Anritsu Mobile Terminal Test System

Softbank Certifies Anritsu Mobile Terminal Test System

October 24, 2015 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Anritsu is pleased to announce that the company’s Mobile Terminal Test Platform ME7834L has been certified by Softbank as an approved test system for its mobile terminals. With this certification, the ME7834L supports all Softbank-approved communications protocol tests at test houses. The ME7834L is now a world leading test systemRead More

Syniverse Extends LTE Roaming For Telin

Syniverse Extends LTE Roaming For Telin

October 2, 2015 at 5:57 am 0 comments

Syniverse has signed a multi-year agreement with Telin, one of the largest network service providers in Southeast Asia, with 4G roaming and signaling connectivity through Syniverse’s IPX Network Solution. Through the agreement, Syniverse will enable Telin to deliver seamless LTE roaming services to its sister company and Indonesia’s largest operator,Read More

Swisscom Joins Global M2M Association

Swisscom Joins Global M2M Association

September 8, 2015 at 7:10 am 0 comments

Swisscom has joined the Global M2M Association (GMA), a cooperation of seven international tier-one operators (Deutsche Telekom, Orange, TeliaSonera, Telecom Italia, Bell Canada, SoftBank and most recently Swisscom) in the Machine-to-Machine (M2M) market. Established in 2011, the GMA enables its members to offer their customers business benefits such as aRead More