Connect-World’s Digest – Issue 72– March 2018


Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, 26 February – 1 March 2018

Mobile World Congress is one of the biggest events on the mobile calendar. This year it gave us a whole host of exciting, intriguing and expensive devices, including the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus, Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact, LG V30S ThinQ, Nokia 8 Sirocco and 8110 4G, and the Vivo Apex Concept. That’s not all though, with Huawei, ZTE, Alcatel, Lenovo and more all unveiling new products too, including…



Rohde & Schwarz at the IP Showcase at NAB 2018: try out SMPTE 2110 under realistic conditions

Huawei released its audited financial results for 2017, reporting solid business growth. The company’s total annual revenue was CNY603.6 billion (US$92.5 billion based on year-end exchange rates), an increase of 15.7% over 2016. Net profits were CNY47.5 billion (US$7.3 billion), an increase of…


The internet: to regulate or not to regulate? Lords launch new inquiry

The House of Lords Communications Committee today invites contributions to its new inquiry which will investigate the regulation of the internet.

The Committee will explore how the regulation of the internet should be improved, and whether …


AVIWEST Extends International Presence by Opening New Offices in Asia, India, and Latin America

AVIWEST, a global provider of video contribution systems, today announced it has opened new sales and services offices in Hong Kong, New Delhi, and Santiago, Chile to further augment the company’s growing business in those regions…


Engineering Students Use 3D Technology to Create Prosthetic Limb

Northumberland College Engineering Students Use 3D Technology to Give a Helping Hand and Support a Global Prosthetic Limb Initiative
Students from Northumberland College have created a 3D-printed prosthetic limb that could save the life of a young person in need, thanks to revolutionary technology…


Keysight Technologies, Tech Mahindra Collaborate to Develop 5G NR Device Test Capability, Accelerating Time-to-Market of 5G Devices

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers, and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced today that it has joined forces with Tech Mahindra to accelerate 5G device development, verification…


Mobile Learning Week 2018 to focus on digital skills needed to live, work and learn in a connected world.

Mobile Learning Week 2018 takes place 26-30 March in Paris, France, under the theme “Skills for a connected world”.
Organized by the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in partnership with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the five-day event will examine…


Atos launches industry’s most compact and multifunction satellite power testing system

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, launches ProUST univerSAS™ (Protection Unit for Satellite Testing), its light-weight, compact satellite power testing system will improve high-volume satellite production by increasing the speed and efficiency of testing, whilst maintaining the industry’s quality and safety…


Teléfonica and Huawei collaborate to accelerate digital adoption in the SME market

Telefónica Business Solutions, a leading provider of a wide range of comprehensive communication solutions for the B2B market, and Huawei, a leading international provider of ICT solutions, have signed a global alliance for the development of a Network Service Platform and…


Keysight Advances Autonomous Driving Safety with High Frequency Automotive Radar Test Solution

Ultra-wide band millimeter-wave technology offers precise verification of automotive radar systems
SANTA ROSA, Calif., March 8, 2018, 2018 – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers, and governments accelerate innovation to…


Ribbon to Showcase Comprehensive Portfolio of Secure Unified Communications Solutions at Enterprise Connect

Ribbon Communications Inc., a global leader in secure and intelligent cloud communications, will leverage its Platinum Sponsorship of Enterprise Connect to introduce enterprises to its new corporate brand and innovative products for cloud and premises-based Unified Communications…