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  • Telefónica España shifts data analytics to cloud with Teradata-Google
    Network & Infrastructure

    Telefónica España shifts data analytics to cloud with Teradata


    Teradata’s Vantage  said to have offered “fastest and lowest-risk” cloud analytics migration project. Extends long-term Teradata relationship to migrate from on-premise. Taps into Group’s Google Cloud data lake.

  • BT, VMware target modern network and security challenges
    Products & Services

    BT, VMware target modern network and security challenges


    Secure Access Service Edge (SASE), delivered as a BT-managed service, supports the adoption of “the latest technologies and workstyles” Latest in a string of collaborations between BT and VMware following long-term SD-WAN partnership.

  • Vi flags VoLTE help from Anritsu

    Vi flags VoLTE help from Anritsu


    Supplier’s cloud-native software provides QoE KPIs and recommends best actions to resolve issues impacting customers. OpCo in process of expanding reach of Anritsu monitoring platform from 20 million VoLTE subscribers to 58 million.

  • Group adds network software duo to Innovation Pool
    Venturing & Investments

    Group adds network software duo to Innovation Pool


    DT invests in Teridion for multi-cloud WAN connectivity via TIP vehicle. New partnership and minority stake in Israel-based WAN specialist aimed at improving internet connectivity performance for enterprises. Deal adds another prong to DT’s SD-WAN approach. TIP also adds software-based comms player SignalWire to portfolio, with carrier services arm ...

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    Suppliers & SCM

    Safaricom lauds TIBCO for service and network advances


    Kipkirui says microservices and cloud-native APIs from longstanding partner is key in helping OpCo to become an “insights-led, tech-driven company”. Adds that Safaricom has been able to maintain “maximum value” from capex invested in TIBCO. OpCo aims to migrate entire TIBCO BPM stack from on-prem to public cloud by ...

  • BT OnePhone reports pre-buyout sales jump
    Financial & Performance

    BT OnePhone reports pre-buyout sales jump


    Double-digit growth reported by converged comms business ahead of BT’s recent deal to secure full ownership. Despite expansion, question mark continues to hover over payout for stake add-on.

  • Telefónica, Microsoft expand cloud collaboration
    Partnerships & Alliances

    Telefónica, Microsoft expand cloud collaboration


    Telefónica Tech will aid Microsoft in providing solutions to the public sector.

  • Red Hat digs in at VodafoneZiggo

    Red Hat digs in at VodafoneZiggo


    Dutch JV to deploy Red Hat OpenShift to support future 5G core. IBM-owned software provider is gradually expanding its role within the Group.

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    Partnerships & Alliances

    Telefónica goes MagNET fishing for telco SME tie-ups


    Growth division reveals it has been building out a new B2B service delivery platform to strengthen its place in the value chain. Telco and SI partners being sought to extend MagNET-based offerings “globally”.

  • CEO Vodafone - Nick Read

    Read calls out European market failures


    Vodafone CEO Nick Read identified four core principles that he sees as necessary for Europe to compete against Chinese and US tech domination. Consolidation of “hyper-fragmented” telecoms market remains a preoccupation.

  • BT targets financial services with Cloud Control

    BT targets financial services with Cloud Control


    BT’s Cloud Control for Financial Services aims to help firms take a ‘controlled approach’ to adopting cloud. Move builds on company’s pre-existing partnerships with public cloud providers.

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    Products & Services

    DT evangelises Polte to startup IoT device makers


    IoT expert encourages hubraum community to test cellular-based location technology from US-based vendor. Maintains ‘OTT solution’ caters for many IoT use-cases. Polte survives DT’s rigorous testing process, which saw it preferred to cloud-based location technologies from Ericsson, Huawei, Nokia, and Skyhook.

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    Strategy & Change

    DT’s Ahrens reaffirms commitment to Gaia-X amid turbulence


    T-Systems CTO Maximilian Ahrens sees DT as a “bridge builder” for Gaia-X. Chairman of European cloud association insists it is still in startup phase and accepts “an element of needing to find ourselves”. Summit marked by reported sponsorship row and France-based Scaleway become first major member to exit the ...

  • Oracle: Cloud evolution must be business-led for digital SPs
    Vendor Voice

    Oracle: Cloud evolution must be business-led for digital SPs


    For many years, the telecoms industry has been attempting the balancing act of managing the decline of traditional services while extracting the full value of decades of massive investment in the operational systems that enable them. The challenge of escaping this ‘technology debt’ has now been heightened by a ...

  • Interdependence Day — taking testing out of the lab
    Vendor Voice

    Interdependence Day — taking testing out of the lab


    Test and assurance specialist Spirent spoke to TelcoTitans’ Vendor Voice and highlighted how the ongoing reinvention of telecoms networks is necessarily being accompanied by a reset regarding resilience. With cloud-native services and applications becoming the new standard as next-generation networks gain prominence, Spirent is urging operators to ‘take testing ...

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    Venturing & Investments

    Vodafone veterans steer mimik to $14m funding


    mimik Technology, founded and led by former Vodafone venturing executives, to use Series-A investment round to develop go-to-market strategy. T-Mobile-backed 5G OI Lab graduate picks up funding from multiple US VCs.

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    Network & Infrastructure

    DT backed Gaia-X project rocked by report of infighting


    Politico report says project has lost focus. Some sources cite active role played by Microsoft. Research data shows continuing dominance of US cloud providers in Europe.

  • Telefónica sets wheels in motion for UNICA Next

    Telefónica sets wheels in motion for UNICA Next


    IBM, Juniper Networks, and Red Hat tasked with deploying cloud-native 5G core network platform as UNICA focus evolves from virtualisation to modularisation. First data centres slated for rollout in October 2021. Unclear how far initial division of UNICA Next labour is split between public and private cloud.

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    Suppliers & SCM

    Oracle picked for Telefónica’s on-prem cloud migration


    Telefónica España expands relationship with Oracle with a switch to on-premises cloud infrastructure for mission-critical BSS/OSS. Architecture consolidation and simplification the primary motivator, but cost savings and data regulation also benefits. Wider public cloud migration potentially on the cards.

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    Telefónica moulds new UK unit for central cloud push


    Cancom business, bought in August, becomes “Telefónica Tech UK & Ireland”. New name reflects ambitions to widen out Group’s in-country offering.