Agility lands in Chile and targets Latin America

The Eagle Cloud security platform, based on a subscription model, becomes part of the Chilean CompuNet portfolio. Agility, a company focused on application lifecycle infrastructure, information security and data privacy, has started its internationalization process. The company entered into a partnership with CompuNet, Chile’s IT and cybersecurity solutions consultancy, which now includes the Eagle Cloud […]

InterNexa launches boutique data center in Chile

InterNexa, an information technology and telecommunications company, has launched a boutique data center in Santiago, Chile. InterNexa, an information technology and telecommunications company, has launched a boutique data center in Santiago, Chile. The new data center will allow companies in Chile to have access to InterNexa’s IP ecosystem throughout the region with more than 600 […]

Nokia selected by Movistar Chile for commercial 5G network launch

Nokia has been chosen by Telefónica’s Latin America brand, Movistar Chile, to provide equipment from its AirScale portfolio to launch the operator’s 5G network in Chile. This milestone deployment will enable 5G services for Movistar customers. In addition, Nokia will upgrade Movistar’s 4G and 4G+ networks to strengthen the critical network backbone across Chile’s key […]

Nokia and Claro Chile deploy private wireless network for Minera Gold Fields

Nokia has announced it is partnering with Claro Chile to equip the new Gold Fields Salares Norte mine with a high-performance private wireless network. The solution will support the automation of mining operations by using different applications, such as remote-controlled trucks, excavators, drills and drones.   Being deployed is a private LTE/4.9G solution, including AirScale radio, small cells, packet core, […]

Entel pilots traffic control cameras with AI connected to 5G

Entel, the state-owned telecommunications company headquartered in Bolivia, has piloted an automatic traffic monitoring trial in Chile, utilising 5G wireless connectivity and AI. The pilot sought to leverage the 5G network, AI and Edge Computing with the aim of analyzing in real-time the flow of traffic, occurrences of traffic accidents, as well as the number […]

SAP appoints new COO for the South Region of Latin America

SAP has announced the appointment of Esteban Samartin as COO for the South Region of Latin America, comprised of Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay.  In this role, the executive is responsible for executing the company’s strategy and operations in the region, spanning all industries and solutions. Samartin has more than 25 years of […]

Simplifying and optimising the data management process

With the exponential growth of data, Cristián Cabezas, Solutions Director, NTT Chile, tells us how to simplify and optimise the process of data management. In the global context of the Covid-19 pandemic, companies are maximizing their resources. This situation can be seen in the reduction of physical work areas such as offices, while favoring remote […]

IBS Software’s new iFlight Platform transforms global flight operations at LATAM Airlines

LATAM Airlines Group has deployed IBS Software’s iFlight digital platform to optimize their flight and crew operations across all its Spanish Speaking Carriers (SSC) and cargo subsidiaries. All the LATAM SSC and cargo subsidiary carriers (LATAM Chile, Colombia, LanExpress, Peru, Ecuador, Chile Cargo, Cargo Colombia and Cargo Brazil) are already operating on the integrated iFlight […]

EdgeConneX announces new Edge data center in Chile

EdgeConneX, a pioneer in Edge data center development, a member of Oracle Partner Network (OPN), announces the addition of its 33rd data center market to its global Edge data center portfolio. The EdgeConneX Santiago, SCL01, facility provides international service providers and local Santiago businesses with 7MWs of high-quality, low-latency data center capacity. EdgeConneX is already […]

KKR’s Telefónica Chile acquisition to provide open access network

Investment firm KKR has entered into a $1bn agreement with Telefónica to create an open access wholesale company in Chile. Under the agreement, KKR will acquire a majority (60%) stake in Telefónica Chile’s existing fiber optic network and make that network open access through the newly established independent company. Upon approval, the new business plans […]

Lumen quadrupled network capacity throughout Latin America in 2020

To continue supporting the strong demand in Internet traffic driven by video and gaming platforms, Lumen nearly quadrupled the capacity of its Content Distribution Network (CDN) in Latin America, strengthening service capabilities in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico and Peru. “Lumen knows the best networks are the result of early and on-going investments; this is what sets us apart,” […]

Rubin Observatory in Chile partners with Google Cloud on data facility

First-ever cloud-based data platform will expand observatory’s capabilities and help scientific community unlock greater insights about our solar system. Google Cloud has announced that the Vera C. Rubin Observatory has entered into a three-year agreement to host its Interim Data Facility (IDF) on Google Cloud Platform. This collaboration will enable Rubin Observatory to make more accurate astronomy […]

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