Flip side of high operator margins are poor Quality of Service, low innovation Mechanism to ensure dominance does not have negative impact on competition
Digi started field tests on VoLTE, saying that the technology not only allows higher-fidelity voice calls, but will also allow customers to simultaneously surf the Web, download or stream content from the Internet at 4G LTE speeds while engaged on a voice call.
Most Malaysian mobile operators are expected to offer WiFi calling services to their customers by the end of 2016, according to Sebastian Barros, vice president of solutions for Ericsson Malaysia and Sri Lanka.
Industry regulator MCMC said it is deeply concerned over how misinformation in the new media landscape could cause political and economic instability, and wants online news portals to be both cautious in its reporting and to educate the public, writes Karamjit Singh.
Digi has announced the appointment of two of its senior executives to its management team.
Operators need to align 4G (Fourth Generation) network rollouts and upgrades with clear marketing that highlights the advantages of 4G technology over 3G, according to the latest research from Ovum.
The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) has fined NetLink Trust (formerly OpenNet), the network company of Singapore’s Nationwide Broadband Network, S$50,000 for failing to meet its minimum standard.
Telekom Malaysia said it would be using EMC Corp’s Smarts solution for its high-speed broadband (HSBB) network infrastructure.
MCMC said it has served 28 compounds totalling RM1.2 million ((US$371,920) to Maxis, Celcom, DiGi and U Mobile – six times more than the compounds issued in March 2013.