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Sunnyvale, CA – May 13, 2013: Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, and BICS, a global provider of international wholesale carrier services, announced today the selection of the Infinera DTN-X platform to upgrade BICS' Pan-European network. The Infinera DTN-X delivers 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) long haul super-channels, enabling BICS to deliver flexible and cost effective 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) services.
NICE, France — TM Forum Management World — May 13, 2013 — Service providers can rapidly create and introduce new mobile data and digital lifestyle services with the new release of Tekelec’s market-leading Policy Server (PCRF) available this quarter.
Djibouti City, Djibouti – May 8th, 2013 – The Djibouti Data Center (DDC) has announced today that it has been selected by BICS, a leading global provider of international carrier services, to serve as its location for a gateway hub in East Africa. BICS will leverage the Djibouti Data Center’s strategic position in East Africa as the major meeting point for undersea fiber optic cable systems connecting Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, to Africa.
Axell Wireless Acquired by Cobham plc for up to £85m
Chesham UK 10 May 2013: Axell Wireless ("Axell"), the worldwide provider of distributed antenna systems (DAS) and wireless coverage solutions, today announced that it has been acquired by Cobham plc ("Cobham") for up to £85m.
Cobham offers an innovative range of technologies and services to solve challenging problems across the commercial, defence and security markets, from deep space to the depths of the ocean. Cobham's technological expertise includes leading positions in land, mobile and airborne antenna systems, mast systems, audio and radio management systems and radar and satellite communications. Cobham employs 10,000 people across five continents, has annual revenues of circa £1.8bn, with a heritage going back almost 80 years.
Bern, Switzerland and Brussels, Belgium: 2nd May 2013: PostFinance, a division of the Swiss Post and one of the largest retail financial institutions in Switzerland with over CHF 104 billion in customer assets under management, has today launched an innovative international money transfer service using the HomeSend Remittance Hub operated by BICS.