Telecoms

Emerging markets currency crisis no problem for Huawei, says global services SVP

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'We pay attention, but we won't stop doing what we're doing' says Blimegger
12 Feb 2014

BT to sue NHS Scotland for £20m in damages after losing out on £110m contract

BT has introduced its first 21CN service for global organisations
Telecoms giant was not allowed a second run at SWAN procurement process
12 Feb 2014

EE, Vodafone and O2’s joint venture Weve could cause a privacy stir

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Is the joint venture between the UK’s biggest telcos going to cause a customer backlash, and is it against the law?
10 Feb 2014

Orange France hack sees 800,000 customer details compromised

Orange states that the stolen passwords "cannot be used"
04 Feb 2014

UK regional comms exchanges are not “dark, satanic mills” and are “missed opportunity” says LINX CEO

The UK's shipbuilding days are long gone and digital infrastructure is the future, says the man in charge of 80 per cent of the country’s net data flow
29 Jan 2014

Premier Foods selects Vodafone for telecoms and networking deal

Five-year integrated communications agreement includes fixed and mobile voice services and a managed network
29 Jan 2014

EE working on emergency fix to security flaw - UPDATED

Provider's broadband customers who signed up after early 2012 are affected, as are earlier customers who upgraded their routers
21 Jan 2014

Vodafone and Sky could team up to battle BT broadband dominance

BT has invested millions in TV and broadband, and rivals could merge to combat growing threat
20 Jan 2014

Huawei mobile sales soar while Apple remains 'optimistic' about China Mobile deal

Huawei revenues climb to just under $40bn, while Apple targets China sales
15 Jan 2014

GSM mobile security was weakened after pressure from the UK

Security standards for 2G communications were deliberately downgraded, say engineers who worked on original project
10 Jan 2014

Vodafone and EE to provide 2G and 3G services in the Channel Tunnel

Mobile operators to offer 4G services in the future
09 Jan 2014

China's ZTE to expand into enterprise services and smartphones

Firm aims to become a top-three smartphone provider by 2016
02 Jan 2014

UK High Court finds BT liable for infringing ASSIA patent

BT suggests it won't appeal case and claims decision has 'no material effect on the operation of its networks'
04 Dec 2013

Peterborough Council signs deal with Cityfibre to create 'Gigabit City'

Businesses and residents will get access to broadband download speeds of up to 1Gbps from summer 2014
13 Nov 2013

“Businesses are quite a few years away from needing FTTH broadband,” claims UK manufacturer

Arcol UK has connected to fibre-to-the-home, but believes it could still operate with fibre-to-the-cabinet
11 Nov 2013

Superfast Cornwall has helped companies save time, money and employ more staff - study

80 per cent of businesses surveyed said that 'superfast' broadband has saved them time and money
11 Nov 2013

Vodafone falls short in 3G coverage, says Ofcom

Vodafone only network to fail to meet obligation to deliver 3G coverage to 90 per cent of UK population
08 Nov 2013

Vodafone and O2 double their London 4G speeds, but still lag behind EE

Network speeds are far higher in the city centre than London’s surrounding areas
01 Nov 2013

Mobile, broadband and landline contracts can be cancelled if companies increase prices – Ofcom

New guidance will come into effect in January, protecting consumers and small businesses
24 Oct 2013

BT selects Oracle in multi-million pound HR cloud software contract

Telecoms giant will adopt Oracle HCM cloud globally, affecting all 87,900 of its employees
24 Oct 2013

Vodafone hits 100,000 4G customer mark, one month after launch

Vodafone to extend service to Liverpool, Glasgow and Manchester
09 Oct 2013

GCHQ hacked Belgian telco Belgacom

Snowden documents indicated GCHQ hacked telco serving European Union institutions
20 Sep 2013

Transforming a telecoms giant: an interview with Telefonica group CIO Phil Jordan

Jordan tells Sooraj Shah about the three projects that will transform the firm better known in the UK as O2
17 Sep 2013

Vodafone and HSBC extend telecoms partnership

Multi-million pound deal sees Vodafone continue to support 21,000 HSBC employees
02 Sep 2013