CommsMEA staff writer

Buoyed by Red Hat acquisition, IBM sees strong growth in cloud based revenues
IBM recorded strong growth in the fourth quarter of 2019, particularly in its cloud services segment
Telecom Italia confirms ongoing talks to merge with Open Fiber
The two companies have been exploring the possibility of a merger for over six months, as Italy looks to kick start its full fibre network rollout in earnest
MTN and ZTE launch East Africa’s first Standalone 5G network
The pair achieved download speeds in excess of 1.4Gbps in testing
Vodafone to quit Facebook’s Libra project
In total, five companies have pulled out of Facebook’s crypto currency project over the past quarter
The UAE opens registration for the third annual Hackathon
TRA has launched the event in collaboration with the National Programme for Happiness and Wellbeing
CityFibre buys TalkTalk’s FTTH network for $260m in the UK
CityFibre has been one of the most proactive companies in the UK for pushing the rollout of full fibre connectivity