BT has entered into a strategic partnership with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) to supply a new communications service and technologies which support the charity's drowning prevention work.

Italian wholesale infrastructure operator Open Fiber has selected Nokia to supply optical transport technology for the expansion of its fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) Ultra-BroadBand (UBB) network nationwide.

The number of announced 5G devices has continued to climb swiftly, with 401 announced as of the end of August, according to the Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA).

 TIM has struck an agreement with Italian farmers’ association Coldiretti and agricultural producer Bonifiche Ferraresi to support the adoption of digital technologies in rural areas.

 Global mobile business messaging traffic will increase by 10% this year to 2.7 trillion messages, up from 2.5 trillion last year, according to analysis from Juniper Research.