European Communications

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Keep up with all the latest news affecting European telcos from regulation and financial results to developments in network sharing, billing and innovative new content.

Ericsson wins wallet, network managed services deals in Peru, Croatia

Ericsson has announced two new wins that feature its wallet solution and a network managed services deal with Hrvatski Telekom.

Role of operators “still unclear” as smart wearables market set for huge growth

Operators look set to miss out on any potential revenues from the smart wearables market despite huge predicted growth.

Ericsson wins optical network deal with Telstra

Ericsson has won a deal to supply optical network equipment to Telstra, which is looking to boost bandwidth and lower latency as it embraces cloud-based operations.

Tele2 asks customers to rate network coverage, hopes for costs savings

Tele2 is launching an app that lets mobile users rate network coverage and possibly provide the operator with some cost savings.

Ericsson wins smart meter managed services deal with Finnish energy firm

Ericsson has won a deal to provide smart meter readings to Finnish energy company Landis+Gyr.

Adtran promises to eliminate broadband barriers with FDV tech launch

Adtran has launched new vectoring technology that it says avoids the need for operators to transition their entire VDSL2 subscriber base to the upcoming broadband standard.

Virgin Media Business turns to virtual consultants to help sales teams

Virgin Media Business has announced it is introducing virtual consultants as part of its sales process in a bid to help its staff and improve the customer experience.

Ericsson scoops five-year broadcast and media services deal with MTV

Ericsson has landed a five-year contract to provide broadcast and media services to Finnish company MTV.

European employees sweat as Cisco announces 6,000 job cuts

Cisco has announced 6,000 job cuts after revealing revenues and net profits decreased in the last 12 months.