Telecom operators have three days to delete

Portugal is experiencing times of change, and one of the most prominent themes is metadata. Alongside all the controversy on the subject, there are also practical actions. Telecommunications operators have only three days to delete customer metadata and must notify the National Data Protection Commission (CNPD). It is necessary to delete the Metadata, says CNPD … Read more

Telecom operators tempted to increase the price of fixed and mobile plans

An Orange store, in Bordeaux (Gironde), on February 23, 2021. PHILIPPE LOPEZ / AFP Massive investments, a lot of constraints and stagnant income. This is the economic situation in which the telecommunications market has been frozen in France for several years. The country’s operators have invested more than 11.5 billion euros in their networks in … Read more

Cerillion Technologies solutions aligned to telecom growth trends (LON:CER)

Ciaran Donnelly, Equity Research Analyst, Technology & Media at Liberum, noted “demand for BSS/OSS systems has fundamentally shifted post Covid as telecom operators upgrade their systems to ensure they are prepared for hybrid working environments and the additional demand on telecom infrastructure. Demand for Cerillion’s product suite is driven by industry changes such as 5G, … Read more

“Telecom Italia may well be run from Rome, it specializes in Florentine intrigues”

At Telecom Italia headquarters, in Rozzano, in March 2019. MIGUEL MEDINA / AFP Vu on the other side of the Alps, the small problems of Orange, in search of a new boss since the resignation of Stéphane Richard, must seem quite trivial. The latter remained all the same ten years at the head of the … Read more

KKR’s offer for Telecom Italia arouses reluctance

At Telecom Italia (TIM) headquarters in Rozzano, in March 2019. MIGUEL MEDINA / AFP Of course the board of directors of Telecom Italia (TIM) did not say no; but he didn’t say yes either. Sunday, November 21 in the evening, after an extraordinary meeting of more than four hours, the administrators of the Italian telephone … Read more

India head, Telecom News, ET Telecom

NEW DELHI: Elon Musk’s SpaceX will focus on ten rural Lok Sabha constituencies for 80% of the Starlink terminals shipped to India, said its newly appointed India head Sanjay Bhargava for Starlink satellite communications (Satcom) service. SpaceX will shortly apply to the Indian government for a licence to launch its Starlink satellite broadband services in … Read more

SpaceX’s Starlink kickstarts a satellite broadband market that could disrupt telecom — Menon

In my last post, I discussed how the year 2021 would witness the start of a new satellite revolution, courtesy of the advent of space technology companies such as SpaceX and OneWeb. The arrival of such new space ventures is bringing about a disruption of sorts in the telecommunications sector, specifically the broadband internet market. … Read more

Why Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s SpaceX Might Be an Infrastructure Bill Loser

Text size A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched on April 23, 2021. Joel Kowsky/NASA via Getty Images There are unintended consequences to almost any decision. And Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s SpaceX might be impacted by one of them. The 2,700-plus-page trillion-dollar infrastructure package moving its way through the U.S. Senate has about $65 billion pegged … Read more

Apple’s iPhone 13 Could Offer Satellite Service. Space Stocks Are Jumping.

Text size A technician works on a Globalstar satellite. VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images Space and satellite stocks are jumping as speculation grows that the next version of the iPhone will be equipped to handle space-based mobile communications, making calls possible even beyond the reach of cellular networks. The news outlet MacRumors reported Sunday that Ming-Chi Kuo, … Read more

SpaceX sends 100,000 Starlink terminals to customers, Telecom News, ET Telecom

San Francisco: Tech billionaire Elon Musk’s satellite Internet service Starlink has shipped 100,000 terminals to customers, media reports said. The Starlink project aims to provide global broadband connectivity via a constellation of satellites. SpaceX began satellite launches in November 2019 and opened its $99 per month beta programme for select customers around a year later. … Read more