Airtel Tanzania and Comviva jointly win The RemTECH Award 2018

Airtel, one of the operators in Tanzania and Comviva, the global provider in mobility solutions have emerged as the joint winners at The RemTECH Awards 2018 in the “Remittance Synergies” category for Airtel Money Domestic Mobile Money Interoperability service.

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Sigma Systems supports Telkomsel in building a digital Indonesia

Sigma Systems, the provider in catalog-driven software, announced a major deal with Indonesia’s mobile network operator, Telkomsel. With more than 190 million customers, Telkomsel is currently the mobile operator in Indonesia.

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Major Tier-1 operator selects Iskratel technology for network upgrade

Iskratel, the European provider of communications solutions for the digital transformation, announced its Innbox G108 home gateway is being used in a next-generation PON trial by one of the leading EMEA Tier-1 operators involved in the CORD (Central Office Re-architected as a Datacentre) project.

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Smart pumps and predictive analytics gain traction as upstream oil & gas companies embrace digitisation

Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Global Pumps Market in the Oil and Gas Industry, Forecast to 2024, finds that there has been a concentrated focus on operational expenditure (OPEX) in the oil & gas industry following the oil price plunge in 2016.

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Synchronoss Technologies signs agreement to acquire Honeybee

Synchronoss Technologies, Inc, a provider and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products and platforms, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire

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The potential for integrating visual data with the IoT

The IoT is already part of our daily lives, enabling us to control our heating from any location and monitor our fitness. Its potential is being explored through research projects such as the Environmental Internet of Things, which includes digital collars on sheep and rainfall and river flow monitors.

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Gartner says sustainable business growth in midsize organisations will be built on an ecosystem platform

The top two business priorities for CIOs of midsize enterprises (MSEs) in 2018 are growth and digital transformation. However, 57% of MSEs are not yet delivering digital initiatives, according to findings from Gartner Inc.’s 2018 CIO Agenda Survey.

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Smartphone shoppers are altering retail reality, reports Ericsson

Taking a look at the fast-changing reality of retail, Ericsson Consumer & IndustryLab presents: Beyond smartphone shopping – the rise of smart assistants. This report describes how connectivity is driving two major shifts in how people shop.

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Revenue for Intelligent Building Solutions is expected to near $68bn in 2027, according to Navigant Research

A new report from Navigant Research examines the global intelligent buildings market in the era of digital transformation, providing forecasts, broken out by segment, sub-segment, sector, and region, through 2027.

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Dr. Helmut Reisinger named CEO of Orange Business Services

Dr. Helmut Reisinger is the new chief executive officer (CEO) of Orange Business Services, taking over from Thierry Bonhomme, who becomes special advisor to the chairman and CEO of Orange before retirement later this year.

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Brenderup Group makes big move to the cloud with Interoute

Interoute, the global cloud and network provider, has been selected by Brenderup Group, a manufacturer of trailers and load carrier systems, to host the company’s server environment. All servers were migrated in one project to the Interoute Virtual Data Centre (VDC) cloud platform.

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Libelium adds interoperability with AVEVA to speed up industrial IoT adoption

Libelium announces integration has been successfully achieved with AVEVA’s Insight, powered by Wonderware Online cloud platform. This integration adds new compatibility to the IoT Gateway Meshlium that now supports native publishing to AVEVA’s Insight cloud.

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Interoute fibre powers the new Vatican online news portal

Interoute, the global network and cloud company, announced that its fibre network is supporting the launch of The Vatican Communications Secretariat’s new online portal. The portal incorporates many different communication channels (radio, TV and publishing) into a single interface,

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Accelerating digital transformation with IoT Data, thanks to Cisco and IBM

A year ago, IBM and Cisco announced a global collaboration to bring business insights to the edge of the network with IoT. Since then, we’ve been working to enable businesses in every industry

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Automation expert launches UK brand

European industrial IT and automation expert Novotek has launched its UK and Ireland brand following the acquisition of Glasgow-based Kerrco Automation. The rebranded Novotek UK and Ireland will help businesses across the manufacturing,

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Nokia officially opens its Cloud Collaboration Hub in Singapore to help operators realise their cloud strategies

Nokia is strengthening its cloud and data centre services with the official launch of the first Nokia Cloud Collaboration Hub in Asia. Based in Singapore, the hub is an execution centre where multivendor cloud services from strategy, design, execution and delivery are provided.

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