0
Wireless

Facebook brings Magma software to AWS, expands fibre projects in DRC, Pakistan

Monday 5 July 2021 | 12:14 CET | News
Facebook has announced new progress in its efforts to support telecom equipment and operators that expands internet access. The company is bringing its open mobile platform Magma to Amazon Web Services to help grow edge computing services, and its Terragraph 60 GHz technology is now available on equipment from more OEMs. In a statement released for MWC, the company also outlined its latest partnerships with network operators for fibre networks in developing markets and the expansion of its public Wi-Fi services.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Amazon / Cambium Networks / Edgecore Networks / Facebook / Radwin / Siklu
Countries: World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G

,

Fibre

,

MWC


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Facebook to limit ads to young people

Published 28 Jul 2021 14:07 CET | World
Facebook announced a series of changes to its Instagram platform, including defaulting young people under 16 into private ...

Amazon buys Facebook team to boost satellite internet plans

Published 14 Jul 2021 14:13 CET | World
Amazon has acquired a team of more than a dozen wireless internet experts from Facebook in an effort to boost its plans to ...

Eutelsat expands use of Express Wi-Fi in partnership with Facebook in Sub-Saharan Africa

Published 07 May 2021 14:34 CET | Africa
Eutelsat says its expanding its use of the Express Wi-Fi platform in partnership with Facebook to provide broadband services via ...

Facebook, Google invest in new trans-Pacific cable systems with Telin, Keppel, Axiata

Published 29 Mar 2021 17:55 CET | Asia
Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation (Keppel T&T), Facebook and Telekomunikasi Indonesia International (Telin) have signed ...

Liquid completes fibre link connecting East and West Africa

Published 16 Mar 2021 10:31 CET | Africa
Liquid Intelligent Technologies has completed a new, high-capacity fibre link running 2,600 km across the Democratic Republic of ...

Alaska Communications adopts Facebook Terragraph technology for gigabit broadband launch

Published 25 Feb 2021 10:16 CET | United States
Alaska Communications launched Xtreme Internet, a plan offering up to 1 Gbps speeds to selected residential locations. Xtreme ...

Arm, DT, Qualcomm to lead Magma open-source core software development

Published 04 Feb 2021 09:33 CET | World
The Linux Foundation is heading up a new mobile industry effort to develop the Magma open source software for a converged ...

Siklu begins shipments of Terragraph-compliant fixed wireless access systems in US, UK

Published 25 Nov 2020 10:23 CET | United States
Siklu announced it has started shipping its new N366 & T265 Terragraph-compliant, gigabit-speed fixed wireless broadband access ...

Cambium announces successful field trials with 60 GHz FWA platform

Published 20 Oct 2020 15:16 CET | World
Cambium Networks has announced multiple successful deployments of its 60 GHz cnWave platform, to offer wireless broadband based ...

Cambium Networks launches 60 GHz cnWave platform for multi-gigabit broadband

Published 16 Sep 2020 15:04 CET | World
Cambium Networks has launched its new platform for delivering multi-gigabit broadband services in the 60 GHz band. The 60 GHz ...

Puerto Rico ISP Aeronet launches public Wi-Fi on Facebook Connectivity platform

Published 07 Aug 2020 11:08 CET | Puerto Rico
Business-focused Puerto Rican ISP Aeronet said it has launched a public Wi-Fi service in the Old San Juan area of the ...

Facebook expands Terragraph trials, launches Magma mobile network software

Published 25 Feb 2019 19:07 CET | World
Facebook has announced for MWC more new partnerships in developing network technology. In addition to expanding trials and ...