Telefónica living in a digital world

During the Q3 FY17 presentation, Telefónica made a strong case for identifying 2018 as the ‘year of digital’ for the Group. The UNICA transformation programme will feature more and more heavily, with virtualisation projects moving from proof-of-concept...

Telefónica still standing by Sigfox

Telefónica highlighted its ongoing support for Sigfox’s low-power wide area (LPWA) networking technology by welcoming the development of a new hybrid solution that supports proprietary Sigfox technology and cellular LPWA standards in an integrated chip. Possible...

Wayra backs O2 Germany data partner 5Analytics

Wayra Germany, the local incarnation of Telefónica’s global startup accelerator programme, participated in a round of funding for German startup 5Analytics that raised a total of EUR800,000. Telefónica now financially backing start-up with technology already in...

Second Telefónica security centre launched in Chile

Telefónica Chile announced the opening of a second Global Security Operation Centre (SOC), located in the centre of Santiago. The new SOC will largely supersede the first centre in Chile, which was established in 2015 at a cost of $3m/EUR2.6m (Telefónicawatch, #101)....

Tutela to provide network quality data to Telefónica

Telefónica Mexico signed an agreement with network crowd-sourced data company Tutela Technologies to optimise the quality of its mobile network. The new partnership gives Telefónica Mexico access to crowd-sourced anonymous network data, such as signal strength and...

Telefónicawatch #120 (October 2017)

Snapshots and insights from this Telefónicawatch report… Report: #120 Covering: October 2017 Next report: November 2017 Telefónica living in a digital world During the Q3 FY17 presentation, Telefónica made a strong case for identifying 2018 as the ‘year of digital’...