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BancoEstado selects Mambu to launch innovative and scalable digital services

Mambu’s cloud banking platform will further BancoEstado’s vision of flexibly modernizing and digitizing its client experience. Mambu, a leading SaaS cloud banking platform, has been selected by BancoEstado to improve customer access to digital services. This includes designing and creating new products for the Chilean bank, offering reliable and intuitive financial services that meet the […]


Mobile data traffic in Chile increased 39% during the pandemic

Research by Entel has revealed a 39% increase in mobile data traffic during more than 17 months of pandemic. The period saw a change in people’s behavior regarding greater connectivity with an increase in activities such as teleworking, online bill paying and shopping. Entel’s figures show a 39% growth in mobile data traffic use, when […]


IDC reveals Chilean companies have advanced in cybersecurity maturity

A report from IDC reveals companies in Chile have made progress in improving their cybersecurity. With the pandemic and its disruptive effects on the IT business world, security has taken a leading role to implement collaboration initiatives and Business Continuity safely. The abrupt shift to remote work and the first efforts to return to the […]


85% of Latin Americans believe 5G will help bridge digital divide

A survey from Ciena has revealed that the majority of people in Latin America feel optimistic about the advantages of 5G with many believing the technology will help bridge the digital divide. One year into a global pandemic that forced nearly everyone to adapt to remote work and education, Ciena conducted a survey among people […]


Bitglass adds South America Edge Data Centers to portfolio

Bitglass has announced new edge data centers in Bogota in Colombia, Buenos Aires in Argentina, Santiago in Chile and São Paulo in Brazil to boost its capacity in Latin America. As a result, Bitglass users in South America will now experience faster performance, benefiting from the company’s unique PolyScale architecture on the public cloud, delivering increased […]


Upsurge in demand behind boom in telecommunications

With an upsurge in demand and the growth of IoT devices, American Tower is experiencingthe beginning of a boom that is expected to continue throughout the decade. American Tower is recognized in the telecommunications market as a leader in terms of mobile telecommunications towers. From this angle, its purpose is to establish a clear understanding […]


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 […]


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