They are looking to achieve this without either having to sell out or acquire the other to consolidate – a path taken by Vodafone in Australia, New Zealand and the Netherlands.
The outage also affected Telefonica Deutschland and Deutsche Telekom, who said that otherwise their networks were running normally.
The UK government is to publish a telecoms security bill which includes fines of £100,000 daily for operators that fail to stick to rules regarding vendors like Huawei.
Orange Business Services (OBS) has teamed up with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to help itself and customers speed digital transformation and leverage cloud.
The UK opco announces new IoT services which also have a green tinge.
The former Dutch incumbent also expects to save up to €250 million through digital transformation.
The hold-up is due to the time needed for "legal and legislative preparations" now that the coalition government is in place, amid regional spats.
The operator said it is looking to pioneer working with systems integrators to improve network automation.
The two have signed contracts to formalise the agreement reached in August regarding FTTC broadband.
We are pleased to share with you an insightful interview by Annie Turner, Editor of Mobile Europe & European Communications, with Peter Hall, Managing Director of European Sales at Intelsat.In this 5min video, Annie and Peter discuss:• The evolution of SD-WAN use cases• Adapting satellite services to meet broader telecom market needs• Intelsat’s new Cloud Connect and the types of customers who will benefit most from global access to cloud providers like Microsoft AzurePlease click on the image above to watch the video.Learn more about Intelsat Enterprise Networking at www.intelsat.com/enterprise-networking
Welcome and introduction
Annie Turner, Editor, Mobile Europe
OPENING KEYNOTE: How telcos can support 5G/edge adoption for enterprises
· Key drivers for edge implementations for the enterprise market
· How do the drivers differ between sectors and countries?
· How a ‘business first’ approach drives value creation with edge
· Outlining some key industry use cases
Jos Berière, Strategic Development Director, KPN
5G/edge computing: the opportunity to address Industry 4.0
· 5G/IoT and edge computing: demand across enterprise verticals
· The emerging edge computing landscape and Industry 4.0
· Drivers and barriers to adoption: security and interoperability
· Can operators take maximum advantage of the 5G/edge computing opportunity?
Caroline Chappell, Research Director, Analysys Mason
Smarter, green cities and transport technologically enabled by MCAS
MCAS (Multi-Modal Collision Avoidance System): a solution for the safety of vulnerable road users and the future of transportation
The latency challenge to prevent accidents and how to solve it at scale
Edge Cloud Computing as enabler of road safety and MCAS
Sascha Simon, President, Founder & CSO, Sfara
Ricardo Gomez-Ulmke, VP IoT, Solace
Jason Hoffman, President and CEO, MobiledgeX