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Equinix, NTT dominate North America, APAC colocation markets, says Synergy

Equinix continues to be a frontrunner in the colocation market, taking charge of both the North America and EMEA market, while NTT took the top spot in the APAC region in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to a Synergy Research Group report.

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.

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...

Ericsson cuts deal for BSS consultancy Telcocell, expands North American foothold

Ericsson continues to build up its services business, agreeing to acquire Toronto-based consulting company Telcocell, which specializes in business support systems, Amdocs platforms, custom development and software as a service.

Stars aligning for LTE Advanced rollouts later this year

Development of carrier-aggregation testing capability is setting the stage for the rollout of LTE-Advanced (LTE-A), which North American mobile operators are expected to commercially launch by year's end.

U.S. market has been very, very good to Nokia Siemens

The past year has been eventful, to say the least, for Nokia Siemens Networks. Laying off employees, selling off businesses and constantly readjusting the business plan to, well, remain in business. The company is doing much better financially, and I can't help but be fascinated by the progress it has made.

Cisco: Average N. American mobile user to consume 6 GB/month in 2017

Mobile subscribers in North America and the Asia-Pacific region will be the drivers of a 13-fold growth rate in global mobile data traffic from 2012- 2017, according to a new report from Cisco Systems.

Ericsson's Q1 sales fall sharply in Europe, but profit jumps

Tough competition impacted Ericsson's first-quarter results with sales in Europe falling. The company says that orders for its 2G and 3G equipment experienced a major decline, while sales of LTE are

North American FTTH deployments grow 13%, drive economic growth

While Fiber to the Home (FTTH) is far from ubiquitous, a new report from the FTTH Council Americas showed that service providers made decent progress in 2011, growing their networks 13 percent. The

4G Americas, GSA tout rapid LTE expansion

Separate research efforts from industry trade groups 4G Americas and the GSA confirm growing investments in LTE in North America and worldwide. "In North America, the LTE market continued to race