• It was a week of recovery, both in the general market and in the European telecoms sector. Our index gained 1.7 percent, versus +3.0 percent for the Eurostoxx 50 Index, according Telecompaper. One common theme in the recent quarterly results seems to be capex budgets increasing. Also, investors are still grappling with the consequences of satellite...
    19 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • Australian operator Telstra announced that its total income for the half-year ended 31 December 2017 was up 5.9 percent to AUD 14.5 billion, helped by growth in the mobile and cloud services segments, while EBITDA was down 2.5 percent to AUD 5.1 billion. Net profit declined 5.8 percent to AUD 1.7 billion, hurt by the earlier announced impairment charge of...
    16 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • Increased customer demand for artificial intelligence, machine learning, fraud and risk management and cloud solutions strongly influenced continued revenue growth and profitability for SAS in 2017. The analytics leader posted US$3.24 billion in total operating revenue, up 1.25 percent over 2016. “The analytics landscape is rapidly changing as...
    15 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • Oracle said it expanded its global startup ecosystem in a bid to increase the impact and support for the wider startup community, reach more entrepreneurs worldwide, and drive cloud adoption and innovation, according Telecompaper. The expansion includes the launch of a new virtual-style, non-residential global programme named Oracle Scaleup Ecosystem, as...
    14 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • Tremend, the software engineering partner for leading organizations in 15 countries, finalizes the acquisition of the US-established web and mobile company, 648 Group. “648 shares the same customer centricity and engineering culture with us and we are confident that the transition will be an easy one. Together, we will continue to grow our US-based...
    13 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • UPC Romania temporarily added the Eurosport 3, 4 and 5 channels to its digital grid to broadcast more content from the Winter Olympics which is taking place in PyeongChang, South Korea, according Telecompaper. The channels can be accessed between 9 and 25 February. The operator already offers its customers 4 other Eurosport channels, Eurosport 1 and 2 and...
    13 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • Amazon has appointed Jennifer Salke the new head of its Studios production unit, TechCrunch reported. Salke will succeed Roy Price, who resigned in October following allegations of sexual harassment in a news report, according Telecompaper. Salke will join Amazon Studios from NBC, where she was Entertainment president for the past sic years.    In her new...
    12 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • Twitter reported its results for the fourth quarter, showing stronger revenues and a positive profit figure. CEO Jack Dorsey said he was pleased with the quarter, noting the company returned to revenue growth, achieved its goal of GAAP profitability, increased its shipping cadence, and reached five consecutive quarters of double digit DAU (daily active...
    09 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • The European Commission will ask Apple to file for competition approval for its acquisition of Shazam. The Commission said it considers the transaction may adversely affect competition in the EU, according Telecompaper. Apple's proposed acquisition of Shazam does not meet the minimum turnover required for competition clearance by the EC. Apple applied for...
    08 Februarie 2018/ Continuare
  • The broad application of the VAT split payment in the European Union is likely to be an unattractive policy tool, given significant rise in costs for business and authorities, concludes a study carried out by Deloitte for the European Commission: "Analysis of the impact of the split payment mechanism as an alternative VAT collection method”. "The...
    07 Februarie 2018/ Continuare

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