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  • TerreStar launches mobile satellite network

    TerreStar launches mobile satellite network

    Mobile communications provider TerreStar Networks Inc. (TerreStar), a majority-owned subsidiary of TerreStar Corporation (NASDAQ: TSTR), announced today the successful launch of TerreStar-1, the world’s largest, advanced commercial communications satellite. Today’s launch is a major achievement in TerreStar’s strategic vision of delivering voice, data and video services on an all IP next-generation mobile broadband network that combines the power of TerreStar-1, an all-IP core network, and the latest in smartphone technology.

  • Local Internet peering to be established in Pakistan, PTA & TWA sign agreement

    Local Internet peering to be established in Pakistan, PTA & TWA sign agreement

    In a joint ceremony held at Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Headquarters, PTCL and Trans World Associates (TWA) have signed an agreement on establishment of local Internet peering for routing of domestic email and Internet traffic. It was decided that initially the link between two parties will be of Fast Ethernet providing a peering capacity of around 80 to 90 Mbps.

  • NSN rolls out networks for Vodafone in 7 new regions across India

    NSN rolls out networks for Vodafone in 7 new regions across India

    Vodafone Essar has completed a rapid service expansion into seven new regions across India. People living in or traveling to Assam, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, North East and Orissa will now be able to use services provided by India’s second largest GSM operator. Nokia Siemens Networks, Vodafone Essar’s existing infrastructure partner in 12 regions, undertook the new network roll out in just ten months.

  • Nordea Bank signs telephony agreement with Telenor

    Nordea Bank signs telephony agreement with Telenor

    Nordea Bank Norge ASA and Telenor have entered into a three-year contract for a new telephony solution. The agreement includes a complete renewal of the exchanges at the head office and regional offices with a new switchboard support system that allows the seamless integration with mobile telephony (ProffNett).