Cloud adoption is accelerating worldwide: Forbes calculated the compound growth rate of cloud computing at a staggering 19 percent, meaning that its market value will rise from USD 67 billion in 2015 to USD 167 billion in 2020. The Middle East is at the forefront of this trend. Experts forecast that by 2020, there will be a 440 percent increase in datacenter traffic in the region. It is only a matter of time before the cloud supports the whole world.

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Nokia says that 5G will be a key-enabler for what it is labeled as the 'Fourth Industrial Revolution' and that the next-generation technology has the power to completely transform societal norms in sectors such as manufacturing, transportation, energy and healthcare. Telecom Review managed to secure an exclusive interview with Head of Customer Marketing and Communications, MEA at Nokia, Joachim Wuilmet during GITEX Technology Week.

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BridgeWave Communications, a market leader in the development and deployment of high capacity microwave and millimeter wave backhaul and front-haul solutions, is set to accelerate its growth and footprint in the Middle East following the regional launch of its NAVIGATOR DT systems at GITEX Technology Week.

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NorthTelecom is pleased to welcome Malaysian based leading telecommunication company ScopeTel as part of NorthTelecom Group.

This agreement with ScopeTel further strengthens NorthTelecom's position in the APAC market. The combination of ScopeTel's many years of experience in the Oil & Gas and Maritime Telecommunication with NorthTelecom's World Class Satellite services and solutions will provide our clients and partners the very best level of service above all else.

This partnership is expected to result in greater efficiency and significantly increase our market share and footprint.

NorthTelecom will use ScopeTel's brand recognition in the APAC region to provide top quality service to our clients in that market.

ScopeTel, which will continue to operate under that name, is now officially part of NorthTelecom group.

As with all important business decisions, we will work closely with our clients, partners and employees to make this integration as smooth as possible. Of course, in the meantime our clients will continue to receive the same high quality service, which they have come to expect.

Visit NorthTelecom and ScopeTel stand at CABSAT (G720).
www.northtelecom.com
www.scopetel.com.my