ADVISIA OC&C Strategy Consultants
Founded in 1987, OC&C Strategy Consultants operate around the world to bring clear thinking to the most complex issues facing ambitious management.
While we are a global consulting firm, we have never seen size as an end in itself. We strive to be the preferred strategy consultancy for a select number of prestigious clients to whom we can devote our full attention, creating exciting solutions and opportunities.
We work side by side with our clients to achieve lasting improvements in strategic performance and to maximise long-term growth. While our style is collaborative, we remain challenging, engaging with people as well as with problems, tailoring each solution closely to the situation at hand.
The strategies we develop are creative, possibly provocative yet always practical and, above all, actionable.
Aggaros is an International Consultancy Company committed with the development of strategies directed to target the Digital Divide. In Aggaros we do offer business solutions, strategies and technology in the environment of the telecommunications and information systems. Our experience allows us to assume a direct responsibility in the development of strategies, master plans, definition of projects, feasibility and business plans creation, merge and acquisitions processes, support to the deployment of infrastructure, process engineering, systems of support (BSS/OSS) and operators' setup. We bring to our clients our technological vision to address projects, where activities as strategy, project design and creation of definition of requests, evaluation and technological selection, design of networks, network planning and management, operation and maintenance process optimization are needed.
AKHET Consulting FZ LLE
Akhet Consulting is a telecommunications consultancy with a specific focus on regulatory and strategic advice. All its principals and senior consultants have prior experience as regulators or advisors to regulators and governments, and are uniquely placed to advise governments, policy makers, regulatory authorities and operators on strategic ICT policy and regulatory issues. Akhet provides services to clients in the Middle East, North Africa, India, South Asia and the Asia Pacific region.
The senior level experience of our team as former regulators, or advisors enables us to:
- Give strategic advice to operators, regulators and governments on the full ambit of regulatory
- balance national public and commercial objectives
- give clear, pragmatic advice; and
- act as honest brokers between operators and regulators.
Algérie Télécom SPA
Algérie Télécom Group is one of the incumbent telecommunication company in Algeria. Established in 2003, in the framework of the law 2000/03 of august, 05, 2000 regarding the reform and the restructuration of Posts and Telecommunications.
Algérie Télécom Group is therefore a corporation governed by the same law that confers the status of a public enterprise in the legal form of a joint-stock company “SPA”.
Its ambition is to reach three objectives:
- Quality of service
This ambition means to build a high level of technical performance, and sustainable growth in a more and more competitive market. Algérie Télécom Group is committed, also to participate in the promotion of the information society in Algeria.
Algérie Télécom Group is a network operator and services provider for particular and corporate market :
- Fixed-line voice and data services 100% of the Algerian Market
- Mobile voice and Mobile Value Added Services “ Algérie Télécom Mobile ATM- Mobilis 40% of the Algerian Market”
- Satellite services (land and Mobile satellite services) “ Algérie Télécom Satellite ATS – RevSat”90% of the Algerian Market
- Broadband connectivity “Internet Access” Pôle Djaweb Services 95% of the Alg (read more ...)
América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V.
Es la empresa mexicana líder en el sector de telecomunicaciones móviles en América Latina y la cuarta más grande del mundo en términos de accesos totales. Cuenta con operaciones en más de 18 países del continente Americano y con presencia en 11 países de Europa a través de participación minoritaria; más de 262 millones de clientes de telefonía móvil; más de 30 millones de líneas fijas; más de 17 millones de accesos de banda ancha y más de 16 millones de suscriptores de televisión.
En un esfuerzo por ofrecer la mejor cobertura y servicios de calidad para sus clientes, América Móvil ha invertido recursos en el desarrollo de una extensa red celular de voz y datos en toda América Latina. Desde su comienzo, la compañía ha invertido más de 60 mil millones de dólares en sus operaciones, demostrando así su compromiso con la región.
Es así que, con su presencia en América Latina, el Caribe y Estados Unidos, y siendo dueña de las marcas “CLARO” y “TELCEL” entre otras, ha logrado posicionarse dentro de las empresas más rentables a nivel mundial.
En la actualidad, América Móvil es la empresa pública de capital privado más grande de América Latina, con un valor de mercado que se ha incrementado más de cinco veces desde el año 2000, fecha de su constitución.
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Asociación Iberoamericana de Centros de Investigación y Empresas de Telecomunicaciones
AHCIET is the Ibero-American Association of Research Centers and Telecommunication Enterprises. Founded in 1982, AHCIET is a non-profit organization. More than 50 Latin American and Spanish telecommunications companies have joined us with the sole purpose of contributing to telecommunications development as a basis of every nation’s growth. Our mission is to be the meeting point for telecommunication operators and other ICT actors in Latin America, and to offer our members products and services focused on developing knowledge management, training and social applications and business opportunities. AHCIET also promotes cooperation agreements with international organizations, manufacturers and service providers with the objective of generating complete information in regulatory, technological and commercial issues as well as vectors directed towards the development of the global information society.
AHCIET news: http://www.ahciet.net/index.php/actualidad/noticias-ahciet
Associação de Reguladores de Comunicações e Telecomunicações da Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (ARCTEL-CPLP)
ARCTEL-CPLP is a Regional Association that gathers all the National Regulatory Authorities (NRA) for communications and telecommunications of Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, Portugal, São Tomé and Príncipe and East Timor.
ARCT-CPLP is a permanent Forum for exchanging information and sharing experiences in the scope of the communications sector regulation. Its mission is to reinforce the historical bonds of friendship and cooperation between the members of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP) and promote the development of the economic and business cooperation through projects of common interests, that contribute to create a better institutional and regulatory environment, thus improving sector cooperation and encouraging innovation and communications development.
Atlantique Télécom Côte d'Ivoire
Subsidiary of the UAE ETISALAT telecommunication Group, Moov has launched its activities in July 2006.Operating in Gabon, Côte D’Ivoire, Benin, Togo, Niger, Centrafrique, Moov’ s ambition is to give a new breath to wireless telecommunication. For Moov, great ambitions make great achievements. Hence, our innovative offers to our subscribers. Overall, Moov has about 5 000 000 subscribers, thousands of direct and indirect jobs. Anticonformism, respect, proactivity, openness, Passion, complicity and modernism are the values making of Moov the only sub- saharian telecommunication company that offers GSM and satellite services combined and also the first operator to be certified ISO 9001- 2008 on its whole activity.With Moov, let’s push the boundaries of wireless telecommunication.
Avanti Communications Group Plc
“Avanti Communications Group plc. is a European pioneer in the application of Ka-band satellite technology. The company sells satellite data communications services to telecoms companies which use them to supply residential, enterprise, institutional and government users. Avanti's first satellite called HYLAS 1, launched on November 26th 2010 and is the first superfast broadband satellite launched in Europe. Avanti's second satellite, called HYLAS 2, launched on August 2nd 2012. It extends Avanti's coverage to Africa, Caucasia and the Middle East. Avanti’s third satellite HYLAS 3, to be launched in partnership with ESA in 2015, will provide further capacity in the EMEA region. 80% of Avanti’s fleet capacity will address the Emerging telecommunications markets of Africa, Caucasia and the Middle East. The company headquarters are in London, but with significant operations in Cornwall (UK), Cyprus, Germany and the USA.”
Awal Telecommunications Corporation LTD.
AWAL Telecom, with it's telecom Brand A-Tel is one of the fastest growing mobile operators, operating in African Market.
A-TEL FOOTPRINT :
Strong footprint in African Market
Growing position in mobile, broadband and TV services
Substantial activities in subsidiaries and joint venture operations
One of the top 500 global companies by market value *
OUR MAIN REVENUES:
A-Tel provides tele, data and media services in the Our main revenues come from our mobile operations, shared network concept, making us one of the world’s major mobile operators:
A-TEL OFFERS COMMUNICATION SERVICES WORLDWIDE
A-Tel is able to offer a wide range of telecom-related services to consumers and enterprises.
A-Tel is a fast growing provider of mobile and fixed services in African Market as well as having a strong position in the rapidly growing Shared Network Concept. A-Tel's core business in the region includes A-Tel Broadcast, which is among the leading providers of television and satellite broadcasting services in the region and operates the national terrestrial broadcast network in Norway.
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. (BSNL)
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. formed in October, 2000, is World's 7th largest Telecommunications Company providing comprehensive range of telecom services in India: Wireline, CDMA mobile, GSM Mobile, Internet, Broadband, Carrier service, MPLS-VPN, VSAT, VoIP services, IN Services etc. Presently it is one of the largest & leading public sector unit in India.
BSNL has installed Quality Telecom Network in the country and now focusing on improving it, expanding the network, introducing new telecom services with ICT applications in villages and wining customer's confidence. Today, it has about 46 million line basic telephone capacity, 8 million WLL capacity, 52 Million GSM Capacity, more than 38302 fixed exchanges, 46565 BTS, 3895 Node B ( 3G BTS), 287 Satellite Stations, 614755 Rkm of OFC Cable, 50430 Rkm of Microwave Network connecting 602 Districts, 7330 cities/towns and 5.6 Lakhs villages.
Boeing UK Ltd.
Boeing UK Ltd. is the world’s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft. Boeing employs over 1,000 people at numerous sites across the UK and the company is experiencing solid organic growth. The company’s long-standing relationship with British industry, the armed forces and the air transport industry dates back over 70 years.
Central Science Research Telecommunication Institute (ZNIIS)
The Central Science Research Telecommunication Institute (ZNIIS) is the integrator of the latest technological advances in the world of telecommunications in the Russian network connection. The area of the institute covers the legal, economic and technical consulting in the field of telecommunications and information technology. The Institute is actively involved in a number of international organizations, including the ITU and ETSI. The Institute has its origin from the laboratory, established in 1918. With the development of the industry is the underlying system ZNIIS Institute, defines the principles and rules of construction of the national network. The rapid development and introduction of new technologies transferred Institute's cooperation with national operators to a new level.
Commonwealth ITU Group
The Commonwealth ITU Group (CIG) was established in September 2002 during the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference in which the 54 Commonwealth member countries sought to organise themselves in supporting the appointment to key positions for the various ITU elected officials including the 5 Elected officers, members of the Radio Regulation Board (RRB), and representation on the ITU Council.
Since then, the CIG have had senior Government officials and Regulators meet on a regular basis to establish a common set of objectives to be achieved at various conferences and meetings of the ITU on International Telecom Regulation, Policy, Radio Spectrum, and related matters, as well as type approval, standardisation, typically addressing the concerns of member states in all aspects of telecommunications development and implementation.
After a decade of CIG activities and geographically covering Commonwealth member States stretching from Canada /Caribbean to Europe/Africa to Asia and the South Pacific; CIG has become an important single large group (of 54 Countries) to influence matters on all aspects of ITU work. Given this role, CIG members work alongside the operators and equipment suppliers etc in order to ensure a more versatile, widely used, compliant and an effectiv (read more ...)
Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation
About CTO: With a history dating back to 1901, the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) is an international development partnership between the Commonwealth and non-Commonwealth governments, businesses and civil society organisations. CTO provides the international community with effective means to help bridge the digital divide and achieve social and economic development, by delivering to developing countries unique knowledge-sharing programmes, events and conferences in the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT).
With its headquarters in London and recipient members based in Europe, the Caribbean, Americas, Africa and Asia-Pacific regions, CTO has been at the centre of continuous and extensive international communications development funding, co-operation and assistance programmes. CTO’s mission is to reduce global poverty and its development agenda reflects the development challenge set in the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
The CTO also provides professional training and capacity building programmes through its Programme for Development and Training (PDT) and iLearn initiatives, and is the trusted partner of policy makers, regulators, donor agencies, operators, technology and equipment manufacturers f (read more ...)
Empresa Argentina de Soluciones Satelitales (AR-SAT S.A.)
Empresa Argentina de Soluciones Satelitales (AR-SAT S.A.) is a government-owned corporation which began operations in July 2006 in accordance with Law Nº 26.092 of the Argentine Republic. Upon formation of ARSAT the national government transferred NAHUELSAT operational assets to AR-SAT. NAHUELSAT had exploited geostationary orbital position 72W by means of NAHUEL I satellite. In addition to establishing the capital structure of the corporation, law N26.092 granted AR-SAT exclusive rights to operate and commercialize the geostationary orbital position of 81W in Kµ band (North & South America) and C band (Hemispheric coverage). AR-SAT also has as its mission the engineering and development of national satellites to be manufactured within the scope of the Republic of Argentina Communications Geostationary Satellite Project. The satellite project commenced in 2007 with the execution of a contract with INVAP, the Atgentine government satellite manufacturer.
European Broadcasting Union
The EBU serves 85 national media organizations in 56 countries in and around Europe. It represents its Members and promotes the values and distinctiveness of public service media in Europe and around the world. The Eurovision and Euroradio networks deliver news, sports, events and music to EBU Members and other media organizations. Services to Members range from legal advice, technical standardization and development to coproductions and exchange of quality European content.
European Competitive Telecommunications Association
The European Competitive Telecommunications Association was founded in 1998, and supports the regulatory and commercial interests of new entrant telecoms operators, ISPs and suppliers of products and services to the communications industry. We work for a fair regulatory environment which allows all electronic communications providers to compete on level terms in order to multiply investment and innovation throughout an effective European internal market. The association represents the telecommunications industry to key government and regulatory bodies and maintains a forum for networking and business development.
European Conference of Postal and Telecommunications Administrations
The European Conference of Postal and Telecommunications Administrations - CEPT - was established in 1959 by 19 countries, which expanded to 26 during its first ten years. Original members were the monopoly-holding postal and telecommunications administrations. CEPT's activities included co-operation on commercial, operational, regulatory and technical standardization issues. Today 48 countries are members of CEPT. The work of CEPT is conducted by three autonomous business Committees: The Electronic Communications Committee (ECC), The European Committee for Postal Regulation (CERP) and The Committee for ITU Policy (Com-ITU)
European Telecommunications Satellite Organisation
The European Telecommunications Satellite Organization was originally set up in 1977 as an intergovernmental organization (IGO) to develop and operate a satellite-based telecommunications infrastructure for Europe. It started operations with the launch of its first satellite in 1983. Initially established to address satellite communications demand in Western Europe, Eutelsat rapidly developed its infrastructure to expand coverage to additional markets, such as Central and Eastern Europe in 1989, and the Middle East, the African continent, and large parts of Asia and the Americas from the 1990s.Eutelsat was the first satellite operator in Europe to broadcast television channels direct-to-home. It developed its premium neighborhood of five Hot Bird satellites in the mid-1990s to offer capacity that would be able to attract hundreds of channels to the same orbital location, appealing to widespread audiences for consumer satellite TV.With the general liberalization of the telecommunications sector in Europe, the IGO’s operations and activities were transferred to a private company called Eutelsat S.A. in July 2001.
European Telecommunications Standards Institute
ETSI, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute, produces globally-applicable standards for Information and Communications Technologies (ICT), including fixed, mobile, radio, converged, aeronautical, broadcast and internet technologies and is officially recognized by the European Union as a European Standards Organization. Founded in 1988, ETSI is an independent, not-for-profit association whose 717 member companies and organizations, drawn from 62 countries across 5 continents worldwide, participate directly in its work. ETSI and ITU-D engage in regular knowledge exchange and collaboration.
For more information please visit: www.etsi.org
Eutelsat Communications S.A. operates as a telecommunications satellite operator. It engages in the design, establishment, operation, and maintenance of satellite telecommunications systems in north Africa, Russia, and the Middle East, as well as the east of North America, Latin America, sub-Saharan Africa, and Asia. The Eutelsat Group is based in Paris and employs a workforce of 700 people representing 30 different nationalities.
Fujitsu is a leading provider of ICT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 172,000 employees supporting customers in 70 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.5 trillion yen (US$55 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011. Fujitsu's central focus is on providing IT-driven business solutions, but the company and its subsidiaries also offer a diversity of products and services in the areas of personal computing, telecommunications and advanced microelectronics.
General Satellite Corporation
The General Satellite Corporation is a Russian development and production company which provides the international market with system solutions and advanced technology equipment of highest standards since 1991. The General Satellite Corporation manufactures a broad line of set-top boxes for receiving digital satellite and terrestrial television channels. Its products and technological solutions are used in several satellite broadcast projects, such as "Tricolor TV" and "Platform HD>. The total number of subscribers using the General Satellite receiving equipment exceeds 8 million in Russia alone (covering 13% of population).
Since 2007 the General Satellite Corporation has been the main investor of the comprehensive investment project "The area of scientific and technological development - Technopolis Gusev", which is being implemented in the town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region, Russia.
Global VSAT Forum
Founded in 1997, GVF (www.gvf.org) is the single and unified voice of the global satellite industry. It brings together organisations engaged in the delivery of advanced broadband and narrowband satellite services to consumers, and commercial and government enterprises worldwide. Headquartered in London, and with a Regional Office in Washington DC, GVF is an independent, non- partisan and non-profit organisation with 230+ members from more than 100 countries. The broad-based membership represents every major world region and every sector of the satellite industry, including fixed and mobile satellite operators, satellite network operators, teleports, satellite earth station manufacturers, system integrators, value added and enhanced service providers, telecom carriers, consultants, law firms, and users. The GVF Installation & Maintenance Training portal is at http://gvf.coursehost.com
Groupe Défis & Stratégies
More than 15 years of long-term growth, The Groupe Défis & Stratégies is a consulting firm specialized in consulting and accompanying for Public and Private structures. we operate particularly in the sectors of Telecommunications and Information Technology and Communication (ITC) and IT Solutions.
The services of the Groupe Défis & Stratégies revolve around the following activities:
• Study and project engineering (analysis, conception, development, conduct, monitoring and evaluation)
• Capacity building (training, coaching, sensitization etc.)
• Accompaniment to the quality approach (ISO, itll, eTOM, etc.)
• Business or activities alignment to ICTs
• Conception and implementation of programs and / or projects from public / private partnership
• Organization of professional meetings related to business life (B2B Workshop, Forum, Symposium, Seminar, etc.)
Our 100 professionals present in four (4) countries of Sub-Saharan Africa, with Capacity to provide services throughout West and Central Africa.
Operational model based on customer proximity through local teams to ensure satisfaction and customer success.
Deep industry knowledge, comprehensive range of services that allow customers to progress in achieving th (read more ...)
Guinea Ecuatorial de Telecomunicaciones, Sociedad Anonima
La empresa GETESA fue creada aproximada mente en el año 1987 , bajo una resolución de la Presidencia de la Republica crearon la empresa GETESA después de que el Presidente celebro su primera cumbre de la UDEAC.
Primeramente el nombre UDEAC, era el primer nombre que se puso para los países del África central, cuando se celebro este gran evento en Guinea.
En el aspecto de las comunicaciones durante dicho evento (UDEAC), el Estado no disponía de medios suficiente para poder abastecer la comunicación en todo el en ámbito nacional, de ello hizo un acuerdo con una empresa francesa de nombre France Cable Radio (FCR), para aumentar la capacidad de telecomunicación.
Una vez que se termino dicha cumbre de la UDEAC que se celebro en Guinea Ecuatorial, el gobierno decidió firmar un acuerdo con FCR (France Cable Radio) para crear una empresa con participación del estado de un 60%, pero en aquellos momentos (1987-1988) el Gobierno de Guinea Ecuatorial no disponía de capacidad tanto en recursos, ni técnicos para llevar las dirección general de dicha empresa mixta razón por la cual la dirección general de la nueva empresa se cedía al socio minoritario France cable de radio durante 24 años.
En los años 2010 y 2011, guinea ecuatorial empieza a reclamar a France cable Radio (read more ...)
Hitachi, Ltd. is a Japanese multinational conglomerate headquartered in Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. The company is the parent of the Hitachi Group as part of the larger DKB Group companies. Hitachi has been a diversified company that has 11 business segments: Information and Telecommunication System, Electricity System, Social and Industrial System, Electronic Device and System, Construction, Automotive System, Component and Device and Financial service. Hitachi's historical foundations can be traced back to 1910, when Namihei Odaira a recent graduate of the Tokyo Institute of Science, used his engineering skills to build small five-horsepower electric motors. In 1957 Hitachi built its first computer.
Inmarsat has been at the forefront of mobile satellite services for more than 32 years and is the leading provider of global voice, data and IP communications solutions. Inmarsat owns and operates a fleet of 11 satellites providing seamless mobile voice and data communications around the world, enabling users to make phone calls or connect to the internet - whenever and wherever they need - on land, at sea or in the air.
Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE)
El Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) fue creado por el Decreto - Ley No.449 del 8 de abril de 1949.
Su creación fue el resultado de una larga lucha de varias generaciones de costarricenses que procuraron solucionar, definitivamente, los problemas de la escasez de energía eléctrica presentada en los años 40 y en apego de la soberanía nacional, en el campo de la explotación de los recursos hidroeléctricos del país. Como objetivos primarios el ICE debe desarrollar, de manera sostenible, las fuentes productoras de energía existentes en el país y prestar el servicio de electricidad. Posteriormente, en 1963 se le confirió al ICE un nuevo objetivo: el establecimiento, mejoramiento, extensión y operación de los servicios de comunicaciones telefónicas, radiotelegráficas y radiotelefónicas en el territorio nacional. Tres años más tarde, instaló las primeras centrales telefónicas automáticas y, a partir de entonces, las telecomunicaciones iniciaron su desarrollo.
Con el devenir del tiempo, ha evolucionado como un grupo de empresas estatales, integrado por el ICE (Sectores Electricidad y Telecomunicaciones) y sus empresas: Radiográfica Costarricense S.A. (RACSA) y la Compañía Nacional de Fuerza y Luz S.A. (CNFL), las cuales han trazado su trayectoria, mediante diverso (read more ...)
Integrated Telecom Company
Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) is a leading Riyadh-based telecom provider established in 2005. Since then, we have grown into one of today's fastest-growing telecom companies offering next-generation solutions for broadband, interconnection and satellite services for businesses, consumers and wholesale segments of the Saudi market.
Committed to play a major role in helping the Kingdom meet its future data communications needs, Our independent infrastructure includes two international landing stations in Al Khobar and Jeddah connecting the Kingdom to the rest of the world through submarine cables. These gateways are in turn connected to all cities in the Kingdom through our 16,000-kilometer Saudi National Fiber Network (SNFN).
ITC maintains strategic partnerships with market-leading technology partners including such trusted names as Cisco, Sun Microsystems, Oracle, HP, NEC, PCCW, Reliance, Red Line Communications, Etisalat, OSN, Level 3 Communications and others.
Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, develops technologies, products, and initiatives to continually advance how people work and live. Founded in 1968 to build semiconductor memory products, Intel introduced the world's first microprocessor in 1971. Over the years, Intel has grown its employee base to 82,500 as of December 25, 2010 with approximately 55% of those employees located in the United States.
Intelsat, Headquartered in Luxembourg and its US Operations Headquartered in Washington, D.C., is the leading provider of satellite services worldwide. Intelsat supplies video, data and voice connectivity for leading media and communications companies, Internet Service Providers and government organizations. The global satellite communications provider connects approximately 1,800 customers, many of which Intelsat has had relationships with nearly 50 years, throughout 200 countries and territories.
Intelsat’s valuable regional video neighborhoods deliver more television channels than any other system. Intelsat’s terrestrial network of eight strategically-located teleports and over 36,000 miles of leased fiber complements a global satellite fleet of approximately 50 satellites, covering 99% of the world’s population. Intelsat utilizes a fully integrated satellite operations model, enabling global delivery from a single platform.
Since its founding in 1964, Intelsat has provided transmission services for milestone events, including the global delivery of video signals of the first moonwalk, providing the “hot line” connecting the White House and the Kremlin and transmitting live television coverage of every Olympics since 1968.
International Amateur Radio Union
The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) is the worldwide federation of national Amateur Radio organizations. Its membership consists of more than 160 member-societies in as many countries and separate territories. The IARU was founded at a meeting in Paris in 1925. The IARU is recognized by the ITU as the representative of the interests of the amateur and amateur-satellite services. The IARU is a Sector Member of the ITU Radiocommunication and Development Sectors and participates in the Study Groups of both Sectors. Its Web site is www.iaru.org.
International Telecommunications Satellite Organization
The International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO) is an intergovernmental organization with 149 member States. ITSO’s mission is to: (i) act as the supervisory authority of Intelsat Ltd.; (ii) ensure the performance of Core Principles for the provision of international public telecommunications services, with high reliability and quality; and (iii) promote international public telecommunication services to meet the needs of the information and communications society. The Core Principles of the Organization include, maintaining global connectivity and coverage; providing public telecommunications services, including capacity and price protection guarantees to “Lifeline Connectivity Obligation (LCO)” customers; providing domestic public telecommunications services between areas that are isolated or separated by geographic or natural barriers or high seas; and ensuring non-discriminatory access to Intelsat, Ltd.’s communications system.
International Union of Radio Science
Radio science encompasses the knowledge and study of all aspects of electromagnetic fields and waves. The International Union of Radio Science (Union Radio-Scientifique Internationale), a non-governmental and non-profit organisation under the International Council for Science, is responsible for stimulating and co-ordinating, on an international basis, studies, research, applications, scientific exchange, and communication in the fields of radio science.
URSI has the objective
- to encourage and promote international activity in radio science and its applications, for the benefit of humanity;
- to encourage the adoption of common methods of measurement
- to stimulate and co-ordinate studies of the scientific aspects of the generation, radiation, propagation, and detection of fields and waves and their use in telecommunications.
- to represent radio science to the general public.
Iridium Communications Inc.
Iridium Communications Inc. (formerly Iridium Satellite LLC) is a company, based in McLean, VA, United States which operates the Iridium satellite constellation system which offers truly global voice and data communications coverage. The company is a technology innovator and market leader, Iridium is advancing the way global enterprises conduct daily mission-critical activities through reliable, near real-time, communications services. Iridium's 66 low-Earth orbiting (LEO) cross-linked satellites – the world's largest commercial constellation – operate as a fully meshed network that is supported by multiple in-orbit spares.
Joint Stock Company Kazakhtelecom is the largest telecommunication operator of Kazakhstan providing a wide range of telecommunication services. These are the traditional telephony and telegraph, data communication and access to the Internet, mobile communication, intelligent and satellite network services, and many others.
JSC Kazakhtelecom is a legal entity having a centralized management system comprising 22 structural units (affiliated branches), and representative offices in the Russian Federation, People’s Republic of China and Tajikistan.
Networks of more than 130 operators of the Republic of Kazakhstan are connected to the JSC Kazakhtelecom’s network. JSC Kazakhtelecom also cooperates and interacts with more than 40 operators from overseas and neighboring countries.
KDDI is a telecommunications company that comprehensively provides all kind of telecom services including Fixed Line for domestic/international, Cellular Mobile as "au" brand, Internet, Broadband-Broadcast with Video-on-Demand, Data-Center, Business Solutions. KDDI is aggressively working towards realization of the Ubiquitous Network Society.
KDDI is now constructing the Ultra 3G Network, combined fixed/mobile network system, incorporating new wireless systems utilizing the next-generation wireless protocol, which will enable ultra fast download, and mobile WiMAX, as well as ADSL and FTTH wired access. Our ultrahigh-speed internet service is utilized by optical-fiber-access lines and high-quality IP-network (CDN).
KDDI takes on the challenge of being "No.1 in customer service" while aiming to achieve sustained growth by balancing "quantitative expansion" with "qualitative improvement" as the oldest international telephone carrier in Japan.
Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMC)
Lockheed Martin Co. is an American global aerospace, defense, security, and advanced technology company. It was formed by the merger of Lockheed Corporation with Martin Marietta in March 1995. It is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, in the Washington Metropolitan Area. Lockheed Martin operates in four business segments: Aeronautics, Electronic Systems, Information Systems & Global Solutions, and Space Systems. The company employs about 126,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services
Maxis Mobile Sdn Bhd.
Maxis Mobile Sdn Bhd. is a Malaysian is an integrated communications service provider, headquartered at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia offering mobile devices, call plans, wireless and wired broadband, and business solutions. The company counts with 13.95 million mobile subscriptions as at 31 December 2010. Together with its subsidiaries, Maxis provides a full suite of communications services on multiple platforms to meet the growing needs of individual subscribers, families, small and medium enterprises, large corporations and the government. As an industry pioneer, Maxis has led the Malaysian market in offering innovative mobile products and services since its inception in 1995. It was the first to launch 3G services, Maxis3G, in March 2005. In 2006 it was among the first mobile service providers to use HSDPA, a high-speed feature of the 3G network. In 2009 it was the first to introduce HSPA+, the latest advancement in 3G/HSPA network capabilities, to enhance the delivery of wireless broadband services to the market. Maxis was also the first telecommunication services provider to introduce a range of smartphones to Malaysia including the BlackBerry™ and the Apple iPhone™. In 2010 it set an industry milestone by building the largest 3G network with 76% population coverage and by signin (read more ...)
MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn. Bhd.
MEASAT is a premium supplier of satellite communication services to Asia’s leading broadcasters, DTH platforms and telecom operators. Operating four communications satellites, the MEASAT fleet is able to provide satellite capacity to over 145 countries representing 80% of the world’s population across Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa, Europe and Australia. With the newly launched MEASAT-3a satellite located at the Company’s key orbital slot at 91.5°E, the MEASAT fleet has a total of 100 transponders across four satellites.
Leveraging facilities at the MEASAT Teleport and Broadcast Centre, and working with a select group of world-class partners, MEASAT also provides a complete range of broadcast and telecommunications services including high definition and standard definition video playout, video turnaround, co-location, uplinking and IP termination services.
For more information, please visit www.measat.com
MobiCom corporation opened its activities on March 18th 1996, pioneering cellular telephone service in Mongolia through the investment of NewCom LLC of Mongolia, Sumitomo General Trading Company, and KDDI Telecommunications Company of Japan. These avenues allowed MobiCom to introduce cellular phone service and to open a new gateway to economic development by providing not only mobile communication services, but also internet services, and satellite communication services. Today, MobiCom has become the largest cellular telephone service provider, and the biggest corporation in the information and technology sector of Mongolia. The 3 major shareholders of Mobicom: NewCom LLC of Mongolia, Sumitomo & KDDI corporations of Japan have invested in the field of high-tech technology an amount of more than 100 million USD. The company recently launched a satellite communication service known as IRIDIUM. It is the only provider of truly global satellite voice and data communications solutions with complete coverage of the entire Earth including oceans and airways. MobiCom provides cellular phone service to 3 cities, 21 provincial capitals, and settlements with up to 337 network points that cover 90 percent of the Mongolian territory. We have 1,200,000 prepaid and postpaid subscribers receiv (read more ...)
Navajo Nation Telecommunication Regulatory Commission
The Navajo Nation is the largest band of Indigenous people in the United States of America, and exercises sovereignty on Navajo Tribal Lands. The Navajo Nation resides in the southwest desert portion of the United States and is approximately 61,000 square kilometers. The Navajo Nation Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NNTRC) was originally established in 1984, and consists of seven commissioners appointed by the Navajo Nation President and confirmed by the Government Services Committee of the Navajo Nation Council. Navajo Nation Code delegates the NNTRC to promote and regulate all telecommunication matters on the Navajo Nation. The NNTRC works with United States Federal Communication Commission and 3 state regulatory commissions to bring telecommunications to all on the Navajo Nation.
NEC Corporation is a Japanese multinational IT company, has its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. The company provides information technology (IT) and network solutions to business enterprises, communications services providers and government. NEC has structured its organization around three principal segments: IT solutions, network solutions and electronic devices. The IT solutions business delivers computing solutions to business enterprises, government and individual customers — in the form of software, hardware and related services. The network solutions business designs and provides broadband network systems, mobile and wireless communications network systems, mobile handsets, broadcast and other systems. NEC's electronic devices business includes semiconductors, displays and other electronic components. NEC produces Versa notebooks for the international market. Created in 1899, Nippon Electric Company, Limited (renamed NEC Corporation, effective April, 1983, both expressed as NEC hereafter) Japan's first joint venture with foreign capital, was established by Kunihiko Iwadare in association with the U.S. firm Western Electric Company (presently Alcatel-Lucent).
Nepal Telecom (Nepal Doorsanchar Company Limited)
NEPAL TELECOM, registered as "Nepal Doorsanchar Company Limited", was transformed from its former identity "Nepal Telecommunications Corporation (NTC)" on 13 April 2004 to carry on with the 98-years of telecommunications history in the country.
At present, even in the presence of other five telecommunication service providers in the country, the company has been able to expand footprint of the traditional landline, GSM & CDMA mobiles, and VSATs for geographically challenging terrains throughout the country. The company is also an ISP, and so provides High Speed Internet and data services, like ADSL in fixed lines, and CDMA-EVDO and GSM-3G in wireless services in all 75 districts of the country. The net profit of the company has grown from Rs 3-billion in FY 2004/05 to Rs 10.78 billion in 2009/10.
O3b Networks Limited
O3b Networks is building a new fiber-quality, satellite-based, global Internet backbone network for Telecommunications Operators (Telcos) and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) reaching over 150 countries across Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. The O3b Networks system will combine global reach and the speed of a fiber-optic network. With investments and operational support from SES, Google, Liberty Global, HSBC Principal Investments, Northbridge Venture Partners, Allen & Company, Development Bank of Southern Africa, Sofina and Satya Capital, the O3b system will provide Telcos and ISPs with a low-cost, high-speed alternative to connect their networks to the rest of the world. This will allow billions of people to benefit from high-speed internet connectivity.
O3b Networks’ headquarters is in St. John, Jersey, Channel Islands.
For more information visit www.o3bnetworks.com
OJSC «Intellect Telecom» — R&D Innovation Center AFK «Systema». The Main company's activities are: Research in the field of telecommunications and navigation, development of concepts and technical strategies for telecommunications companies, monitoring and analysis of innovation technologies, elaboration of proposals to introduce new technologies to develop new services on the basis of the experience of world market leaders and its own research results, designing of systems and networks, equipment testing, certification, feasibility studies, innovation developments in the field of cellular communications, wireless broadband, fixed communications, telematics and satellite navigation systems.
Portugal Telecom, SGPS, S.A.
Portugal Telecom (PT) is a leading telecommunications provider with more than 76 million customers in 13 countries, namely in Brazil and Africa. In Portugal, PT retains a clear leading position with a full range of fixed and mobile telecommunication services, including voice, broadband and television that covers all market segments: consumer, residential, SMEs, corporate and wholesale. Its international investments are focused on the mobile segment, account for more than 80% of its customer base and circa 50% of its revenues. It is seen as the Portuguese company with the biggest national and international projection and has a diversified business portfolio where quality and innovation are decisive aspects, along side the most advanced international companies in this sector.
PT. INDOSAT Tbk.
PT Indosat Tbk. was established in 1967 and formerly known as PT Indonesian Satellite Corporation Tbk., is a provider of telecommunication services in Indonesia. It is the second largest telecommunication company for mobile services in Indonesia. On June 22, 2008, Qtel purchased some of the outstanding shares of capital stock. Actually, Indosat provides cellular services, international telecommunications services and satellite services for broadcasting service providers.
Radiográfica Costarricense S.A. (RACSA)
Radiográfica Costarricense S.A.(RACSA), fundada en 1964, es el Proveedor de Servicios Internet del Estado destinado a atender residencias y entidades comerciales en Costa Rica. A partir del año 2008 RACSA contrató participación de enlace internacional vía el Cable Submarino de Fibra Óptica Global Crossing a través del Océano Pacífico, como otro enlace hacia los Estados Unidos de Norteamérica, país donde se encuentran los principales accesos a la red mundial de Internet. A partir del año 2010 RACSA ofrece diversos servicios a través de su Plataforma de Cómputo en la Nube con una capacidad de 10 Gigabits.
Regional African Satellite Communications Organization
The Regional African Satellite Communications Organisation (RASCOM) is an intergovernmental satellite communications organization created through the desired political will and commitment of all African governments to pool their resources together to provide a continent-wide telecommunications infrastructure using a dedicated Pan-African satellite system, covering the entire continent and providing information and communications services, especially in isolated and rural areas in Africa. Its headquarters is in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire and it has a membership of 45 African countries. African Telecommunications operators in member states are signatories to the operating agreement. It launched its first Pan African satellite on the 21st of December 2007. The commercial operations started in August 2008 and customers will seamlessly be migrated to the replacement satellite to be launched between July and September 2010. RASCOM mission is to launch a series of satellites. In this vein it will always count on the full cooperation of all member states of the ITU for the coordination of more spectrum/orbital resources for the launch of more of its satellites. The RASCOM satellites are being technically and commercially run by the Pan African Satellite Operator, RascomStar-QAF.
Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG
The privately owned company group has a global presence. It develops, produces, and markets a wide range of electronic capital goods for industry, infrastructure operators, and government agencies. Rohde & Schwarz numbers among the market leaders in all of its business fields, including wireless communications and RF test and measurement, terrestrial TV broadcasting, and technologies relating to the interception and analysis of radio signals. Numerous subsidiaries and representatives not only ensure quick and competent on-site support anywhere in the world, but also safeguard customer investments with comprehensive service and support offerings.In fiscal year 2012/2013, Rohde & Schwarz reached incoming orders in the amount of 2.0 billion. We are proud Sector Members of ITU-D since 1994.
Satélites Mexicanos, S.A. de C.V. (SATMEX)
“SATMEX es un operador satelital de clase mundial que provee servicios satelitales fijos a todo el continente americano. La flota de SATMEX está compuesta por los satélites SATMEX 8 (116.8 °W), SATMEX 6 (113 °W) y SATMEX 5 (114.9°W)OI, ubicados en posiciones orbitales privilegiadas y contiguas con cobertura local, regional y continental, en banda C y Ku. SATMEX ofrece a sus clientes un óptimo desempeño para los servicios de voz, datos y video. Actualmente los satélites SATMEX 7 Y SATMEX 9, se encuentran en construcción y serán puestos en órbita en 2015”.
SES WORLD SKIES
SES WORLD SKIES is the newly combined SES division that brings together SES AMERICOM and SES NEW SKIES. SES WORLD SKIES serves broadcasters, cable programmers, telecommunications companies and networks, governments, aeronautical and maritime communications integrators, Internet service providers, and educational institutions with efficient communications and content distribution solutions. Recognized as a major innovator of advanced satellite communications services, the SES division operates a fleet of 25 satellites in key orbital positions capable of providing coverage and service throughout the world. SES WORLD SKIES also has six spacecraft under construction and access to global ground facilities. SES WORLD SKIES has offices in Princeton, The Hague, Washington, D.C., Mexico City, Sao Paulo, London, Accra, Johannesburg, Beijing, Singapore, and Sydney. For more information, visit www.ses.com.
SK Telecom Co., Ltd. is a South Korean wireless telecommunications operator. Headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, SK Telecom builds on its strong innovation, such as Mobile In Vehocle, Smart Payment among others, to end-users in the international market. In Korea, SK Telecom is the leading wireless communications operator, serving more than 24 million subscribers, which is over 50% of the local mobile market. In 2009, the company’s revenue reached KRW 12.1 trillion and net income was KRW 1.29 trillion. SK Telecom was the first to launch and commercialize CDMA, 2.5 CDMA2000 1x, 3G CDMA EV-DO, 3.5G HSDPA/HSUPA (on handsets), Satellite DMB (on handsets) and various other mobile technologies.
Telecom Disputes Settlement & Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT)
Telecom Disputes Settlement & Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) was set up in May 2000 by the government of India to adjudicate over disputes that arise in the telecommunication sector. TDSAT was established with the view to protect the interest of the consumers and service providers of the telecommunication sector and also to encourage and ensure the growth of the telecommunication sector. The registered office of TDSAT (Telecom Disputes Settlement & Appellate Tribunal) is located in Delhi consisting of a chairperson and two members.
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)
The mission of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)is to ensure that the interests of consumers are protected and at the same time to nurture conditions for growth of telecommunications, broadcasting and cable services in a manner and at a pace which will enable India to play a leading role in the emerging global information society. One of the main objectives of TRAIis to provide a fair and transparent policy environment which promotes a level playing field and facilitates fair competition. Today there are over 480 million telephone subscribers of which around 440 million are wireless subscribers. On an average over 13 million subscribers are being added every month. The key to the growth has been liberalization, reforms and competition. Forward looking and even handed regulation by the independent statutory regulatory body has promoted competition and consumer interest. The positive regulatory framework has played a major role in achieving the tremendous growth of telecom sector which has contributed significantly to the growth of Indian economy and development process.
Telecommunication Industry Association (TIA)
The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents the manufacturers and suppliers of global communications networks. Since 1924, TIA has been enhancing the business environment for the information and communications technology (ICT) industry through standards development, policy and advocacy, business opportunities, market intelligence, and networking events. TIA members' products and broadband network services empower communications in every industry and market in both the public and private sectors. Visit www.tiaonline.org.
Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT)
The Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (‘the Authority’) was established in July 2004 by the enactment of the Telecommunications Act 2001 Amended by 17 of 2004 as the independent regulatory body responsible for the transformation of the telecommunications sector from a virtual monopoly to a competitive environment. The Authority is responsible not only for the liberalisation of the telecommunications sector, but also for regulating both telecommunications and broadcasting sectors, managing spectrum and number resources, establishing equipment and service quality standards, setting guidelines to prevent anti-competitive practices and encouraging investment in order to facilitate the availability of affordable telecommunications and broadcasting services to all. The Authority is run by a Board of Directors consisting of a Chairman, a Deputy Chairman and nine other members as appointed by the President. The Board oversees the activities of the Authority and appoints an Executive Director who manages the affairs of the Authority subject to the directions of the Board.
Telecommunications Management Group, Inc.
Telecommunications Management Group, Inc. (TMG) is a premier consulting firm, based in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, comprised of an experienced team of attorneys, economists, market analysts, engineers and financial experts with an in-depth knowledge of the ICT industry. TMG provides strategic, managerial, regulatory and technical advice to telecommunications entities, governments and international agencies. Since 1992, TMG's experienced consultants have provided strategic, managerial and technical advice to telecommunications entities, governments and international agencies. Our staff's experience, skills and unique vision bring innovative approaches to the industry's challenges. Above all, TMG provides its clients with sustainable solutions that assist them to meet their economic and social objectives through telecommunications.
Telecommunications Regulatory Authority
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of Lebanon is an independent public institution established by Law 431/2002 and legally mandated to liberalize, regulate, and develop telecommunications in Lebanon. The TRA effectively started operations upon the nomination of its Board Members in February 2007.
With the help of a highly dedicated team and in coordination with various ministries, government agencies, and the civil society, the TRA has been able to make significant progress towards assuming its mandate and develop the telecommunications market in Lebanon in cooperation with the Ministry of Telecommunications.
The TRA deploys continuous efforts to develop best in class Lebanese regulatory framework. Through appropriate regulation, the TRA promotes investment and maintains stability in the market. The TRA issues licenses, regulations, and decisions, manages scarce resources including spectrum and numbering, monitors the market for any abuse of dominant market position and anti-competitive practices, and takes remedial action when necessary. The TRA works to promote competition and ensure the rights of users of telecommunications services are respected and works towards developing the broadcasting sector by implementing the national plan for th (read more ...)
Telecomunicaciones de México (TELECOMM)
Telecomunicaciones de México (TELECOMM) es un organismo público descentralizado del gobierno mexicano, que forma parte del Sector de las Comunicaciones y Transportes. Está encargado de controlar y operar los servicios telegráficos, satelitales, radio marítimos y ofrece servicios financieros básicos. TELECOMM se creó en el año de 1986 como Telégrafos Nacionales, cuyo origen data desde 1851. Al integrarle las actividades de la entonces Dirección General de Telecomunicaciones de la Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes, se modificó a Telecomunicaciones de México el 17 de noviembre de 1989. En 1997, se desincorporó el sistema satelital de servicio fijo que estaba a cargo de TELECOMM, quien conservó los telepuertos y el servicio móvil y rural satelital en banda de frecuencia “L”.
Telefon AB - LM Ericsson
Telefon AB - LM Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment and services to mobile and fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use our network equipment, and more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. It is one of the few companies worldwide that can offer end-to-end solutions for all major mobile communication standards. The company has passed from telegraph to telephone all the way to the roll out of 4G. We have helped form the industry's standards, from NMT and GSM to LTE
Telekom Brunei Berhad (TelBru)
TelBru, the Brunei’s premier telecommunication company, provides comprehensive ICT services to Brunei Darussalam estimated population of 370,000 people. Being the pioneer of broadband technology through deployment of NGN, TelBru remain steadfast to the convergence of facilities and infrastructures advancement in the country, whilst seeking opportunities for strategic investments internationally.
Telenor Group is an international provider of tele, data and media communication services. Telenor Group has mobile operations in 11 markets in the Nordic region, Central and Eastern Europe and in Asia, as well as a voting stake of 42.95 per cent (economic stake 33 per cent) in VimpelCom Ltd., operating in 18 markets. Headquartered in Norway, Telenor Group is one of the world’s major mobile operators with 148 million mobile subscriptions in its consolidated operations per Q1 2013, revenues in 2012 of NOK 102 billion, and a workforce of approximately 30,000. For more information about Telenor Group, please visit www.telenor.com
Teralight, FZ LLC
Teralight has been in business for almost twenty years, with ten years in the Middle East as a Professional & Managed Services Consulting Company with its focus on Telecom Fraud Detection & Elimination, ICT Training & Publishing Services within ICT Industry. The Company is tasked with bringing together divergent technologies, professional services, ICT training programs & publishing services from across the globe that can produce strong, reliable and economically viable platform for its clients and customers. Thus, the company, with offices and professionals in North America, Middle East and in South Asia is able to directly construct solutions with its partners to bring positive and productive solutions for its customers.
Thales Communications & Sécurité SAS
With operations in 50 countries and 68,000 employees, Thales is a global technology leader for the aerospace, space, defence, security and transportation markets.Thales has more than 25 years of experience in spectrum management, monitoring and radio surveillance. As a world leader, Thales always brings innovative solutions to regulatory authorities, for optimized radiofrequency spectrum usage and adaptation to the constant evolution of radio communications. Thales has been an ITU-D sector member and a team management member for the two study groups since WTDC'94. Thales has been Rapporteur or vice Rapporteur for many questions and provided numerous contributions to support developing countries.
Thuraya Telecommunications Company
Thuraya is a pioneer in the mobile satellite telecommunications industry, enabling hundreds of thousands of customers to stay close to their workplaces, families and friends from over 140 countries worldwide. Thuraya’s rugged and robust mobile handsets, coupled with unparalleled data products and solutions, operate in the remotest of locations where terrestrial communications are limited or non-existent. The company is been an active member of the ITU since 2006, via the provision of handsets and solar power chargers. Thuraya services customers in the defense, media, relief, energy, government and corporate sectors.
VALSCH Consulting est une entreprise ivoirienne spécialisée dans l’ingénierie et le déploiement des réseaux informatiques de Radiodiffusion, de télédiffusion et de télécommunication.
VALSCH Consulting, c’est une équipe dynamique de quatre-vingt (80) personnes dont soixante quatre (64) ingénieurs et techniciens expérimentés avec des compétences toujours actualisées à la pointe de la technologie.
VALSCH Consulting se positionne comme le partenaire idéal dans la sous région avec des solutions dédiées aux opérateurs et régulateurs des secteurs télécoms et audiovisuels