May 25th, 2013
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Regional | Undersea Cables
Columbus + C&W: A joint venture in the heart of Brazil-US route
Executives of both companies spoke with Convergencialatina about the benefits to make communications secure and diversify services. A competitive environment awaiting for new players.
Caribe | General
Duopolies and low State involvement slow down broadband development
BIPAC project involves eight countries and will demand a total investment amounting to U$S 1.08 million. It starts with a diagnosis on the sector and ...
Mexico | General
Sector reform featured the 7th Meeting of Broadband Commission
Carlos Slim and the General Secretary of ITU, Hamadoun Touré, referred to the proposal of Peña Nieto: “It talks about broadband importance and the need of convergence,” said Slim.
Regional | General
LTE uses in South America projected to Argentina
HD reception and niche solutions prevail in the new technology. In 2018, 10% of accesses will be 4G in the region.
Brazil | General
Delay in passing the Civil Rights Framework for the Internet affects the country's leadership
Ruling party and experts say Brazil can pay a high price for the stagnation of the debate on network neutrality and user privacy.
Regional | Data
Sergio Quiroga: "If I were an operator, I would create my own OTT and launch IPTV on LTE"
Ericsson President for Latin America told Convergencialatina that the quality of the network is "the real name of today's game." And recommended the formula Wi-Fi + LTE.
Panama | Fiber Optic
C&W focuses on data speed and customer’s experience to foster incomes
Ricardo Lezcano, Commercial CEO of Cable & Wireless Panama, anticipated investments for US$80 million through US$90 million for this year: the fiber optic network will have a key role.
Global | General
PTC 2013: Suppliers of "upgrades” increase role in the submarine cable market
At the event held in Hawaii, representatives of wholesale submarine and satellite segments discussed factors that are changing their business model.
Argentina | Web Sites
The major shift in one of the companies that did most for Internet
Alexander Fishman, Director of Yahoo! Argentina, spoke with Convergencialatina about the new focus on content, beyond the search engine. 10% of the audience enters the portal through phones.
Regional | General
Small Cells, intelligence and control "heavy users" are keys to take advantage of networks
To install more cells or bring more intelligence to the network, and control "heavy users", alternatives to reduce congestion generated by the increase in data traffic.
Regional | Fiber Optic
More expectations than news in the South American Ring
UNASUR project will require investments for US$100 million and will be ready in three years. There will be no centralized management.
New SCM regulation allows operators to provide Internet service directly
Vox gets over 700 LTE customers in three months and plans to launch Mobile Money at year end
Entel considers expanding to Colombia
IDB contracted a study to determine the cost of architecture and South American Optical ring
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