EMIC-1 — the Europe Middle-East India Connect 1 subsea cable — will be a valuable addition to the subsea cables landing in Egypt.
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Huawei Holds Over 70% of Data Center Market Share in Middle East
Huawei revealed its next-generation data center facility, alongside the launch of PowerPOD 3.0, a brand-new power supply system. Based on the joint efforts between Huawei Data Center Facility Team and industry experts, these endeavors reaffirm Huawei’s commitment to building low-carbon, smart data centers.
New Data Centers Address Cloud Service Demand in Saudi Arabia
New data centers have been unveiled in Riyadh to provide a wide range of proven and secure public cloud computing solutions, catering to the surging business demand from multiple industries and accelerating their digitalization journey in Saudi Arabia.
NTT Opens First Data Center in Spain
NTT is massively expanding its data center capacities worldwide and has now opened its first data center location in the Spanish market.
New Internet Exchanges Coming to Support Digital Africa
Together with local partners in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Libya, and Nigeria, DE-CIX is establishing new internet exchanges in Africa to increase the access and quality of the Internet on the continent.
2Africa deployment: Vodafone as landing party in Italy
The 2Africa consortium, comprised of China Mobile International, Meta, MTN GlobalConnect, Orange, stc, Telecom Egypt, Vodafone, and WIOCC, announced the first landing of the 2Africa cable in Genoa, Italy.
Zain Business Limited Gets CITC Approval for Tower Deal
Zain Business Limited, a Zain KSA subsidiary, gets approval from the Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) to acquire at least 8,069 of the telecom tower sites owned by Zain KSA.
AqabaIX to be powered by DE-CIX
DE-CIX, the world’s leading interconnection platform operator, and Aqaba Digital Hub, a landmark project that taps into the growing demand for modern digital transformation in Jordan and the MENA region, announced a strategic partnership for the future operations of AqabaIX powered by DE-CIX.
Tampnet Boosts Capacity of Europe’s Fastest Inflight Broadband Solution
Tampnet has collaborated with Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat in boosting the capacity of their award-winning European Aviation Network (EAN) inflight broadband solution.
stc expands transcontinental cables at Capacity Conference in the Middle East 2022
As part of stc Group’s participation in the Capacity Conference Middle East 2022, which took place in Dubai in March, and which involved a number of global partners in the ICT sector, the discussion was held around cooperative projects and possible future partnerships as well as opportunities for international expansion in the field of carriers and operators.