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Telstra establishes U.S. cloud service presence

Telstra Global has added the United States to its growing list of regions--which already includes the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia--where it offers cloud services for its multinational business customers.

Report: Global smartphone penetration to jump 25% in 2014, led by Asia-Pacific

The number of people using smartphones around the globe will continue to accelerate in 2014, growing to 1.76 billion people--up more than 25 percent over 2013, according to a new report from eMarketer. Around 1.4 billion people owned and used smartphone monthly worldwide in 2013, according to the firm.

Wireline, mobile 3G, LTE broadband traffic drive router growth, says ACG Research

The ongoing consumer adoption of wireline and wireless broadband services like LTE continues to create more opportunities for router and switching vendors.

Telstra Global expands data center locations in Asia, Australia and North America

Telstra Global is ramping up its data center location reach by integrating and adding capacity to data centers across six locations in Asia, Australia and North America.

Level 3 expands CDN footprint in EMEA, Latin America, Asia

Level 3 Communications is responding to the need for higher-quality content delivery by expanding its CDN footprint with new points of presence in five regions, including Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Latin America.

Pacnet serves up Network-as-a-Service targeting Pan-Asian providers, enterprises

Pacnet is looking to appeal to carriers and enterprises trying to get a piece of the cloud services market with the launch of its Pacnet Enabled Network platform that uses software-defined networking to adapt to bandwidth needs as they arise.

Analysys Mason: Mobile data growth will be strongest outside Europe and North America

Rupert Wood The volume of mobile data traffic reached 8.1 exabytes worldwide in 2012, according to Analysys Mason's " Wireless network traffic worldwide: forecasts and analysis...

GTT increases Asia-Pacific play by establishing network presence in Tokyo

Virtual network operator GTT has added Tokyo to its list of international destinations by establishing a point of presence in Japan's capitol city to provide multinational corporations a connection point into Asia.

NEC to upgrade APCN2 submarine cable capacity

NEC's submarine networks division will help upgrade the 19,000 km Asia Pacific Cable Network 2 (APCN2) submarine cable from 40 Gbps to 100 Gbps. The project will be completed by the first quarter of 2014.

Europe, Asia Pacific dominate IPTV market, says SNL Kagan

The largest bases of IPTV subscribers--and therefore the biggest clusters of IPTV providers--can be found in Europe and Asia Pacific, according to research compiled by SNL Kagan. China Telecom and China Unicom serve the largest percentage of IPTV subscribers, the report stated.