ART Telecom

Welcome to Art Telecom. Information about telecommunications in Senegal. Various broadband initiatives have been launched and the number of African countries offering commercial ADSL reached 21 in 2005. Wireless access technologies are increasingly being used as a substitute for poor or non-existing fixed-line infrastructures.


Blouin News Blogs (blog)

Mexico Steps Back From Telecom, Internet Limits
ABC News
Mexico's ruling party appears to have stepped back from proposals to block Internet and telecom signals, following protests that ended in physical confrontations in Mexico City. The leader of the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party in the Senate ...
Social Media Protests in Mexico Shape Telecom BillWall Street Journal
#EPNvsInternet News: Hundreds March in Mexico City Against Telecom LawsLatin Times
Mexico's telecom bill mirrors web governance concernsBlouin News Blogs (blog)
Telecompaper (subscription)
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Someday soon, your car could become a mobile telecom tower
Car manufacturers and social media companies alike are excited about the idea of a “connected car” that is so fully wired that consumers never, ever, need to be unplugged from the internet. But what if the car itself became part of the connection?

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Vodafone's interest in Yoigo depends on EU telecom deals stance
Takeovers in Europe's telecoms sector, which is facing its fifth year of declining revenues, could be held back if competition regulators demand stringent concessions in return for approving deals. Yoigo, owned by Sweden's Teliasonera (TLSN.ST), has ...

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The latest word in telecom: Can SoftBank swing a T-Mobile deal?
Market Realist
It all started in July 2013, when Japanese telecom major SoftBank (SFTBF) completed its $22.2 billion acquisition of 78% stake in Sprint (S), the third largest telecom operator in the U.S. Since then, Masayoshi Son, Chairman and CEO of SoftBank Corp.

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Global Telecom Jumps Most in 2 Years on Djezzy Sale: Cairo Mover
Global Telecom Holding SAE surged the most in more than two years after its parent company, VimpelCom Ltd. (VIP), agreed to sell a stake in their Algerian business, ending a three-year dispute with the North African nation's government. Shares of the ...

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Juniper's revenue rises as telecom clients ramp up networks
(Reuters) - Network gear maker Juniper Networks Inc (JNPR.N) reported a higher-than-expected 10 percent rise in quarterly revenue as U.S. telecom carriers spent more to ramp up their networks to manage increasing data traffic on smartphones and tablets.

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Southland Times

Telecom will manage traffic 'if we need to' on new unlimited broadband plans
National Business Review (subscription)
Telecom's new unlimtied broadband plans start at $99 for ADSL copper broadband users (the price point established by rivals CallPlus and Orcon). An unlimited data UFB plan costs from $109 to $139 (faster plans cost more); an unlimited data VDSL plan ...
Telecom uncaps monthly broadband
Telecom Launches Unlimited Broadband Data (press release)
Telecom launches unlimited broadband plansComputerworld New Zealand
Telecompaper (subscription)
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China Telecom deploys SDN in datacentre
The SDN implementation will enable China Telecom to better meet service customisation requirements of tenants, improve utilisation of resources and operations, and optimise network observation and measurement efficiency, said Huawei. Despite claims ...
China Telecom, Huawei Announce SDN DeploymentLight Reading
China Telecom Powers Internet Data Center with Huawei's SDNConverge Network Digest

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Telecom subscriber numbers grow
Of the number of subscribers recorded, telecoms giant, MTN maintained its dominance as the market leader in the industry with a subscriber base of 12,986,832 for the month of February, up from 12,968,610 as at the end of January. The South African ...

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Economic Times

Department of telecom wants longer tenure for expats' security clearance
Economic Times
NEW DELHI: The telecom department wants to relax a rule that makes security clearance mandatory for foreigners working in some senior position in the sector, a process that often gets caught up in bureaucratic red tape and takes months to complete.
Security clearance period for foreigner executives of telcos may be increasedLivemint

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Google News

VoIP - Voice over internet

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is like a phone just connected to the internet, where is use a protocol optimized for the transmission of voice through the Internet or other packet switched networks.

VoIP is also known as IP Telephony, Internet telephony, Broadband telephony, Broadband Phone and Voice over Broadband.
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Internet usage, broadband and telecommunications reports Senegall

Internet Usage Statistics:
 540,000 Internet users as of September, 2006;
 4.9% of the population, according to ITU. ©