Fastly accelerates edge adoption with [email protected] partner ecosystem

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Fastly, a global edge cloud network provider, today announced the launch of its [email protected] partner ecosystem, with a roster of powerful integrations designed to help customers build a variety of edge computing use cases that address crucial infrastructure requirements for modern digital experiences.

With partners tapping into the scale, performance, and security of Fastly’s [email protected] technology to extend their platforms, this ecosystem helps boost developer productivity and...

Nokia and Kyndryl form global network and edge computing alliance

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Nokia and Kyndryl have teamed up in a global network and edge computing alliance aimed at helping enterprise customers accelerate their digital transformations with industrial-grade reliable and secure LTE and 5G private wireless networking.

The partnership builds on a successful private wireless connectivity project that yielded an innovative solution combining Nokia Digital Automation Cloud (DAC) application platform with Kyndryl’s consulting, design, implementation...

HUBER+SUHNER and McLaren Applied launch first 5G edge computing rail antenna

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The HUBER+SUHNER SENCITY Rail ACTIVE Rooftop antenna has been launched to enable 5G apps to run on trains.

It is said to be the first-of-its-kind rail antenna that contains an embedded radio and compute module to offer increased data throughput to support 5G services. It is an all-in-one active antenna with a single ethernet cable input for power and data transmission. Travellers will be able to benefit from improved Wi-Fi connectivity, while system integrators can also benefit...

DataQube secures €26m from French investment management company

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DataQube Global, said to be the developer of the world’s first standalone edge data centre module, has acquired a €26 million funding from RGREEN INVEST, an investment management company focused on green tech projects. 

With more than €800m already invested in InfraGreen and renewable energy markets, this is the company’s first venture in the data centre industry.

DataQube’s person-free layout is said to offer a significantly lower carbon footprint...

Tech businesses urged to apply for accelerator support worth £50k

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BetaDen, the commercial technology accelerator based alongside one of the country’s first 5G testbeds in Worcestershire, has today opened applications for the fifth cohort of businesses to join the programme.

The accelerator is unique in the sector, offering early-stage technology businesses a programme of support worth £50,000 over nine months to accelerate their route to market. This includes proof of concept grant worth £7,500, free office space, specialist business...

Aerospike teams up with Ably Partner to simplify real-time event and data processing

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Aerospike, a specialist in real-time data platforms, has partnered with Ably, the edge messaging platform that powers synchronised digital experiences in real time, to integrate and market their solutions.

Ably is now a member of the recently expanded Aerospike Accelerate Partner Program. Using Ably’s suite of APIs, organisations build, extend, and deliver powerful event-driven applications for millions of concurrently connected devices. The Aerospike Real-time Data Platform...

Etisalat launches 5G enterprise multi-access edge computing with Microsoft

Etisalat headquarters.

Etisalat and Microsoft have teamed up to unlock new 5G scenarios with Azure Multi-access Edge Compute. 

Leveraging the power of Etisalat Core Orchestration and Azure ARM capabilities, the partnership is creating 5G edge compute plug-and-play infrastructures for enterprises to run industry solutions.

Edge computing technology is set to reform a host of industries, reducing latency and enabling a whole host of applications to deliver fast and secure 5G, IoT and AI...

Bridge Alliance and TM Forum partner to simplify edge computing adoption

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Bridge Alliance, a mobile alliance covering 34 markets, and TM Forum, the industry association driving digital transformation through collaboration, have teamed up to simplify the adoption of edge computing for global telecoms companies.

The partnership will advance Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) as a growth engine for the telecom industry. MEC supports ultra-low latency applications by processing data closer to the user instead of sending it to the cloud, enabling new business...

Dell unveils tech to aid with global rollout of 5G networks

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Dell Technologies has introduced new telecom software, solutions and services to help communications service providers (CSPs) accelerate their open, cloud-native network deployments and create new revenue opportunities at the edge.

To support the massive growth of data expected from 5G applications and services, CSPs are moving compute infrastructure to the edge and looking to integrate a broad ecosystem of software vendors to capture new revenue opportunities. New technologies...

AudioCodes and Telco Systems launch multi-service router with edge compute capabilities

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Telco Systems, a provider of network edge solutions, has teamed up with comms software vendor AudioCodes to develop a solution with integrated access, VoIP & edge computing capabilities.

The solution enables service providers to manage both advanced communications services as well as value-added applications on a single edge computing device, making deployment and ongoing operation significantly simpler. Combining edge computing capabilities together with communications...