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Fon lands mega-deal with DT to continue strong traction with telco partners

  Fon expands its global base of telco partners It’s certainly been a very busy start to 2013 for Fon with a first quarter that’s been characterised by impressive commercial momentum. Today’s joint announcement with Deutsche Telekom at CeBIT follows swiftly on from a partnership agreement announcement with Dutch incumbent telco KPN in late January.… Read more

Thomas Wehmeier

Comment on closing of deadline for applications for UK 4G spectrum auction

Following swiftly on from EE’s launch of the UK’s first live 4G network just a few weeks ago, today marks the next important milestone in the establishment of a genuinely competitive market for 4G services in the UK. The passing of today’s deadline for prospective bidders to submit applications takes us one step closer to… Read more

Thomas Wehmeier

Congrats Vodafone, but heed Groucho Marx

It’s about time for a shakeup. And for a mere £1 billion (US$1.7 billion) in cash, Vodafone may pull it off. If successful, its bid for Cable & Wireless Worldwide creates nothing less than a new top-tier player in the global enterprise telecoms market. Not least, Vodafone’s move underscores a truth that mobile network operators… Read more

Camille Mendler