The Shifting Balance of U.K.'s Global Operators
- Small mercies. Lennigbam, Mary; Molony, David // Total Telecom Magazine;Nov2006, p14
The article focuses on small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) as a growth opportunity for telecommunication companies in Great Britain. In 2006, cable and wireless companies have announced plans to stop serving SME and concentrate on multinationals in the country. BT, Telstra and Vodafone are...
- U.K. carriers see strong 4Q growth. // RCR;01/10/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p26
Reports on the subscriber growth of London, England-based wireless communication companies Vodafone AirTouch PLC, British Telecommunications PLC and Orange PLC in the fourth quarter of 1999. Increased demand for wireless communication services; Comparison with year-ago figures.
- GO INTO THE BLUE. // Total Telecom Magazine;Jun2004, p4
Reports on the deal formed by BT Retail with Vodafone to expand its wireless business. Collaboration of the two companies for the Project Bluephone using Bluetooth technology; Remarks from BT Retail CEO Pierre Danon on their mobile business; Number of business mobile customers of BT.
- World Briefs. // RCR Wireless News;11/10/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 45, p22
Presents updates on wireless communication carriers worldwide as of November 2003. BTringtones.com service launched by British Telecommunications Inc.; Contract won by Siemens AG with Oman Telecommunications Co.; Addition of MobileOne to the Partner Agreement Network program of Vodafone Group PLC.
- Elastic fantastic. Molony, David // Total Telecom Magazine;Dec2004, p6
Discusses issues related to Great Britain's mobile sector as of December 2004. Launch of 3rd generation wireless format services by Vodafone; Consequences of increased competition in the mobile market; Acquisition of Infonet by British Telecom.
- BT, Vodaphone in talks to share high cost of 3G. Rohde, Laura // InfoWorld;04/23/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p75C
Reports on the deal between the Vodafone Group and British Telecommunications (BT) to share the cost of building third-generation networks. Amount expected to be raised by BT from the British financial community; Savings estimated to be earned by both companies from the deal; Licensing costs.
- Vodafone buys BT stakes in Japan, Spain. // RCR Wireless News;5/7/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 19, p30
Focuses on the acquisition of the stocks of the British Telecommunications company in Japan and Spain by Vodafone Group Plc. Advantages of the acquisition deal to both companies; Details on the deal.
- Vodafone Advocates New, Global 3G Operators Club. Albright, Peggy // Wireless Week;06/11/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 24, p27
Reports on the call of the Vodafone company for wireless operators to form a global operators club. Stakes of Vodafone in the wireless communications industry; Information on Vodafone's recommendation; Reactions of various wireless groups to the concept.
- Vodafone Slows 3G Spending. // Wireless Week;7/23/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 30, p1
Reports on the plan of Vodafone to scale back spending on its third-generation network. Reason behind the move; Number of base stations to be built in Great Britain; Wireless carriers in the United States that have suffered from handset shortages.