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Russia to hold 10% of global data storage market in 2025

Russian Ministry of Communications and Mass Media expects the country to hold a 5 percent share of the global data storage market in 2020. The figure is expected to reach 10 percent by 2025. The data was provided in ‘Russia’s Digital Economy’ programme prepared by the Ministry. As previously reported by the same source, at the end of 2016 payments…

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Orange faces EUR 2.7 bln claim from B2B rivals

According to l’Express, Orange France faces compensation claims totalling EUR 2.7 billion in court cases heard by the Paris commercial court for abuse of dominant position in the enterprise market. SFR, Verizon and BT are reportedly seeking damages of EUR 2.4 billion, EUR 215 million and EUR 150 million, respectively, for anti-competitive practices recognised by the French Competition Authority in…

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3 Sweden scraps EU/EAA roaming charges on 29 May

3 Sweden said it will scrap all roaming costs in the EU and EEA on 29 May, ahead of the introduction on 15 June of the EU roam-like-home regulation. Tre customers will be able to talk, text and use the internet in the same way as they would in Sweden, with no change to their subscription fee or internet kitty….

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Entertainment apps dominate smartphone usage, report finds

The latest consumer smartphone analytics research from Analysys Mason analyses real-world usage from over 8000 smartphones in Germany, India, UK and USA. The data was collected by Verto Analytics (www.vertoanalytics.com) using a passive on-device monitoring app on panellists’ smartphones and analysed by Analysys Mason’s research team. The data reveals: the apps and services that are driving engagement the role of…

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O2 customers can use their UK bundles while roaming in Europe

From 15 June, O2 customers can use their inclusive calls, texts and data bundles when travelling to Europe at no extra cost O2’s Europe Zone for Pay Monthly and Business customers covers 47 countries including Jersey, Guernsey and Switzerland O2 today announces that from 15 June customers on O2’s Pay Monthly, Pay As You Go and Business tariffs will be…

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RingCentral names new head of professional services

RingCentral, Inc. (NYSE:RNG), a leading provider of enterprise cloud communications and collaboration solutions, today announced the increasing demand and continued growth of its professional services organization. The demand is fueled by increasing requests from mid-market and enterprise customers who want to replace legacy on-premise systems with RingCentral’s cloud solutions. To meet this demand, RingCentral has also expanded its professional services…

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How important is the internet to you?

Would you consider giving up alcohol, chocolate or exercise in order to stay online? According to Cable.co.uk’s latest poll, most people would. 68% of those asked would give up alcohol before they surrendered their internet connection. Women are more willing to go teetotal, it seems, with 75% ready to give up the booze compared to 61% of men. In total,…

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SpatialBuzz launches mobile measurements tool for mobile network operators

“Our network is the best in the country”, is something we often hear from mobile operators… A new handset measurements capability has been launched by cloud-based customer experience analytics and service monitoring specialist, SpatialBuzz. The solution helps mobile network operators (MNOs) to identify customers receiving poor service levels by collecting radio related measurement data in real-time. By Q2 2017, 2.5…

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Telecom optimization leads to cost savings of 20 to 30 percent.

MarketsandMarkets forecasts the Telecom Expense Management market to grow from $1.14 billion in 2014 to $3.43 billion in 2019. This represents a CAGR of 16.1% from 2014 to 2019. Telecommunication services are a major area of expenditure for enterprises, as enterprises are using these services to communicate with their customers and employees. The growing expenditure on these services has forced…

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Vivacom launches new tariff plans with roaming included

Vivacom started offering plans whose included national minutes can also be used for talks with people in the EU member states. The launch comes with two months before the introduction of new roaming regulation. Customers can choose between nine ‘Smart’ tariff plans at prices from BGN 9.99 to BGN 49.99 so that every customer can choose the most appropriate consumption….

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