Deutsche Telekom and Telefónica look to 5G with network partnership

Deutsche Telekom and Telefónica Deutschland have partnered to speed up the expansion of their mobile communications networks, as they look to upgrade to 5G in the coming years. The deal significantly expands a current agreement between the two firms and will see them consolidate their infrastructure in Germany as mobile traffic and data demands continue […]

Liberty Global touts economic benefit of network investment

Liberty Global claims its €14.5 billion investment in super-fast networks over the past four years has generated total economic activity in the region of €23.5 billion and has provided a ‘net social benefit’ of €7.1 billion. This is according to an analysis commissioned by the cable giant from Oxera Consulting, which was presented at ANGA […]

Deutsche Telekom moves forward with pan-European network

Deutsche Telekom has moved forwards with plans to build a pan-European network by opening the first production site for the project in Budapest. The Hungarian development will be followed by the launch of two further production sites in Poland and Greece in 2017, which together with the Hungarian site will form the back-end of Telekom’s […]

Deutsche Telekom to spend €6 billion on European network expansion

Deutsche Telekom will spend more than €6 billion on a Europe-wide network expansion through 2018, in a bid to offer a “standardised platform” for the likes of mobile, broadband and TV services. Outlining its plans, Deutsche Telekom said that it has now connected the first three of a planned ten countries for its new European network […]