Posts Tagged ‘company byte’

New company byte: SingTel

Friday, August 10th, 2012

SingTel is one of Asia’s leading communications group with operations and investments around the world, serving both the corporate and consumer markets.

I have created a new company byte for SingTel here.

SingTel - Singapore Telecommunications Limited

SingTel – Singapore Telecommunications Limited

Read a byte-sized profile and background information about SingTel for quick reference here.

You can also read articles related to SingTel on tech4tea.com here.

Putting the mobile Internet to the test

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

During CommunicAsia2012, I had the chance to speak with Nigel V. Wright and Gene Zhang of Spirent Communications about the face of things to come as countries in Asia begin rolling out 4G LTE networks.

Spirent is a multinational telecommunications and network testing company headquartered in the United Kingdom.

Spirent is a multinational telecommunications and network testing company headquartered in the United Kingdom.

Wright is the Vice President for Wireless Product Marketing & Corporate Marketing at Spirent, while Zhang is the VP & General Manager for Asia Pacific at the company.

Spirent is a global provider of performance analysis and service assurance solutions that enable the development and deployment of next-generation networking technologies.With LTE rollouts in Asia-Pacific now progressing at an aggressive pace, and the region set to surpass 120 million LTE connections by 2015, operators are competing to become the first to offer 4G services in this high-growth subscriber market.

SingTel, for instance, had just officially launched its 4G LTE services in Singapore this month.

Wright delivered a presentation during CommunicAsia2012 about the future of LTE in Asia, providing insights on:

  • The major concerns that operators face in implementing LTE.
  • The potential pitfalls in IMS/VoLTE deployment.
  • The challenges and solutions in deploying VoLTE.
  • How mobile devices can be designed to ensure that costly, inconvenient fixes are not required after device deployment.

Company Byte: Spirent Communications

Monday, May 7th, 2012

Spirent Communications is a multinational telecommunications and network testing company headquartered in the United Kingdom.

Spirent is a multinational telecommunications and network testing company headquartered in the United Kingdom.

With annual sales of US$528 million (US$160 million in APAC), it had a market capitalisation of US$1.7 billion as of May 2012.

Spirent Communications

Spirent Communications

Spirent is a global provider of performance analysis and service assurance solutions that enable the development and deployment of next-generation networking technologies.

It pioneered testing of Ethernet networks, IP Telephony and VoIP, VPNs, TriplePlay, CDMA applications and Location Based Services.

Today, the company is helping to test the first deployments of the next generation Internet or IPv6 networks in Asia, Europe and North America.