ITU and WATRA unite to enhance ICT infrastructure mapping

ITU and WATRA unite to enhance ICT infrastructure mapping

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the West Africa Telecommunications Regulators Assembly (WATRA) have announced a joint declaration aimed at strengthening collaboration on ICT infrastructure mapping across West Africa.

China Broadnet deploys 400g for all-optical transport capacity foundation

China Broadnet deploys 400g for all-optical transport capacity foundation

Recently, China Broadnet started the large-scale 400G deployment on its national backbone network. For this deployment, the company uses Huawei's next-generation 400G OTN Kepler platform designed for the intelligent era and adopts the C6T+L6T all-optical switching (OXC) solution to build a high-quality all-optical transport network that delivers ultra-high bandwidth, ultra-low latency, and ultra-high reliability. In this way, China Broadnet achieves high-quality development of its services and lays a solid foundation for developing new productive forces.

Data centre first for northern Brazil

Data centre first for northern Brazil

Brazil’s National Bank for Economic and Social Development (BNDES) has approved financing worth R$41 million (US$7.5 million) for Um Telecom, a B2B operator focused on Brazil's Northeast region, to deploy the first Tier III data centre in the State of Pernambuco.