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    As the mobile market becomes more saturated and complex, mobile network operators are shifting their focus so that the subscriber’s quality of experience (QoE) is now at the center of their network optimization conversation. This shift of focus requires mobile operators to combine traditional network performance management with geolocalized subscriber…

    Telecom Asia News on Wednesday, 22 June 2016
  • GTT's network expansion took it to a new continent today. The IP and Ethernet backbone operator has further boosted its APAC presence with a new point of presence down in Sydney, Australia.

    Since acquiring Inteliquent's international backbone, GTT has been fairly aggressive in its goal of building scale. On the inorganic front they've done several deals, with the most recent being One…

    Telecom Asia News on Wednesday, 22 June 2016
  • Hong Kong's Wharf Holdings reportedly aims to sell its telecoms assets, including Wharf T&T and i-Cable Communications, in a deal that could be worth more than $1 billion.

    The company has approached more than a dozen potential buyers inviting them to submit bids for the telecom assets, Reuters reported, citing sources close to the deal.

    Companies invited to submit bids…

    Telecom Asia News on Wednesday, 22 June 2016
  • In-season TV series stacking was a talking point at various “upfront” gatherings of US TV advertising executives in New York last month, with broadcasters demanding rights to make all episodes of any new TV series they pick up available on demand. Clearly, broadcasters need such rights to fend off competition from subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) providers such as Netflix and Hulu, but…

    Telecom Asia News on Wednesday, 22 June 2016
  • New Zealand has opened a new technology center at Quang Tring Software City in Ho Chi Minh City.

    The Kiwi Technology Center is envisioned to be a hub for New Zealand tech companies investing and doing business in Vietnam and the ASEAN region.

    The first companies to set up shop in the center include software services business Augen Software Group which won the Vietnam IT…

    Telecom Asia News on Wednesday, 22 June 2016