Unicom and Telefónica revive partnership for IoT

China Unicom is joining Telefónica’s raft of IoT platform partners as the Spanish telco looks to expand the capabilities and reach of its Global SIM platform. Telefónica and Unicom go way back on IoT and global SIM research. Throwback partnership appears outside...

Telefónica preps Argentina IPO to fund quad-play

As regulatory obstacles to quad-play recede in Argentina, Telefónica made IPO moves to help fund diversification into pay-TV. Telefónica was reportedly preparing a listing of its Argentinian business on the Buenos Aires stock exchange as it prepares to enter the...

Vivo puts pedal to metal in fibre drive

Telefónica|Vivo held an Investor Conference in March 2018, showcasing the market strength of the converged Brazilian operating business, while setting out a vision of how to maintain and reinforce its hold on the market. Battle-hardened operating business emerging...

Telefónica UK confirms P.I. Works SON deployment

Telefónica is continuing to roll out network optimisation technology from P.I. Works across its footprint. P.I. Works is following through on a Group optimisation contract, and supporting Telefónica’s pursuit of a more intelligent network infrastructure....

Telefónicawatch #125 (March 2018)

Snapshots and insights from this Telefónicawatch report… Report: #125 Covering: March 2018 Next report:  April 2018 Image: Telefónica Vivo puts pedal to metal in fibre drive Battle‑hardened operating business emerging from downturn with stronger hand against local...