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Oi rolls out new mobile offers for SMEs

Brazilian operator Oi has rolled out new postpaid and Control mobile telephony offers for SMEs, featuring unlimited voice calls.Postpaid users get unlimited calls to fixed and mobile numbers in Brazil, with variations in the data limits, depending on the packages (Mais, Mais Avancado and Mais Top), that start at 6 GB. READ MORE: Linktel expands roaming agreements with another 13 countries…

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Linktel expands roaming agreements with another 13 countries

Brazilian telecom operator Linktel is expanding its international presence with new roaming agreements in 13 countries. These include Ireland, Macau, Malaysia, Portugal, South Africa, South Korea, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Rwanda, China, Mexico, Costa Rica and Indonesia. The technology used is the NGH 2.0 – Next Generation HotSpot. Linktel has international agreements in place with Boingo, iPass, Trustive, Swisscom, Cablevision (Argentina), BT,…

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SMARTPHONES FUELLING MOBILE ECOSYSTEM GROWTH IN LATIN AMERICA

Smartphones now account for six out of ten mobile connections in Latin America, helping to fuel a surge in social media usage and other mobile-based services across the region. According to new data from the GSMA’s ‘Mobile Trends Report’, published at Mobile World Congress Americas this week, there were 690 million mobile connections in Latin America in the current quarter,…

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Oi launches new Big Data services for B2B market

Brazilian operator Oi has announced new services within its IoT/Big Data portfolio. The Analytics and Geocoder solutions are designed to generate insights for point-of-sale and service companies, with the goal of providing analysis and possibilities to reduce costs and generate revenue. Aimed at the retail, utilities and public sector segments, Analytics uses information generated by the company’s own activity to…

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Latin America’s Increasing Business Maturity Drives the Managed Security Services Market to Hit $1 Billion by 2021

Growth opportunities for MSSPs will multiply with vertical experience and comprehensive solutions, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Digital Transformation team  The Latin American managed security services (MSS) market is transforming as enterprise clients focus on higher levels of security and risk management. This is mainly due to increasing advanced threats such as targeted attacks, advanced persistent threats (APT), larger and more sophisticated distributed denial…

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net2phone’s Hosted PBX Service Now Includes Unlimited Calling to Brazil

net2phone, a cloud-based communications services provider, has enhanced its popular Hosted PBX business service by offering its U.S. customers unlimited calling to landlines in Brazil. net2phone’s Hosted PBX offering serves small to mid-sized businesses (SMB) through a national network of channel partners and master agents. net2phone is a division of IDT Corporation (NYSE: IDT). READ MORE: Brazilian telecom exports down by…

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Brazilian telecom exports down by 26.4% in Oct

Brazilian telecom equipment exports amounted to USD 11.5 million in October, down by 26.4 percent when compared to the same month in 2015 (USD 15.6 million) or by 15.2 percent on September 2016 (USD 13.6 million), according to figures published by the Brazilian Electrical and Electronics Industry Association (Abinee). READ MORE: BRAZIL OPENS PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON FIXED BROADBAND LIMITS Telecom equipment…

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Brazil opens public consultation on fixed broadband limits

Brazil’s National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) has opened a public consultation on the fixed broadband model data limit. The process includes a total of 29 questions related to an alleged risk of depletion of network capacity and impacts of these download limit models. The regulator invited more than 150 experts and entities to take part in the public consultation. Source: Telecom…

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