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O2, Arqiva win £2.1 bn for UK smart metering rollout

After long years of consultations and pilots, the UK government has selected four ICT suppliers for its national rollout of 53 million smart meters. Subject to confirmation in September, O2 UK, Arqiva, CGI and Capita have emerged victorious. The companies will deliver electricity and gas metering on behalf of retail utilities to 30 million households… Read more

Sheridan Nye

Not much Help @ Hand for O2’s mhealth services

In a surprise move, O2 Health has withdrawn both its pioneering mhealth products from the UK market just a few months after launch. The operator quietly announced the decision on its consumer website, citing slower than anticipated demand for the B2B/B2C telecare service, Help @ Hand, and for Health @ Home, its remote patient monitoring… Read more

Sheridan Nye

Press release: Deutsche Telekom leads Informa’s ranking of top 30 telecoms operators in the worldwide automotive market

DT pulls out in front as operator activity accelerates in 2012-13 Telecoms-operator activity in the automotive sector has accelerated sharply in the last 12 months as the connected vehicle continues to inspire new services and partnerships. According to Informa Telecoms & Media, 58% of the world’s major telecoms-operator groups are active in this market –… Read more

Sheridan Nye