Tag Archives: Deutsche Telekom

Deutsche Telekom Strengthens Majority Stake in T-Mobile US Through SoftBank Agreement

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has announced its acquisition of approximately 6.7 million additional shares in its subsidiary, T-Mobile US (TM US), through a strategic agreement with SoftBank from Japan. This move comes as Deutsche Telekom exercises call options on TM … Read the full press release

Next-Gen Broadcasting: RTL Deutschland Implements Cutting-Edge 5G Solution with Deutsche Telekom

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has collaborated with RTL Deutschland to implement a private 5G campus network, marking RTL as the first German media company to adopt its own 5G standalone (5G SA) network. This innovative move enhances TV production flexibility … Read the full press release

Breaking Boundaries: T-Systems and Aurora Labs Set New Standards in Automotive Software Evolution

(IN BRIEF) T-Systems, a leading European digital services provider under Deutsche Telekom, and Aurora Labs, an innovative AI-driven automotive software company, have jointly unveiled their collaborative venture to offer Aurora Labs’ cutting-edge differential software update capabilities alongside T-Systems’ comprehensive Over-the-Air … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Elevates Connectivity for UEFA EURO 2024™

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom is gearing up German soccer stadiums for top-notch technical performance ahead of UEFA EURO 2024™, installing over 750 new 5G antennas and around 65 kilometers of fiber optics. With a focus on ensuring seamless connectivity for … Read the full press release

T-Systems Welcomes Christian Loefert as New Head of Marketing

(IN BRIEF) Dr. Christian Loefert, with 16 years of experience within the Deutsche Telekom Group, is set to assume the role of Head of Marketing at T-Systems, Deutsche Telekom’s corporate customer division, starting September 1, 2024. Loefert, currently overseeing marketing … Read the full press release

Telekom Germany Concludes Record-Breaking Collective Agreement After Intense Negotiations

(IN BRIEF) Following five days of rigorous negotiations, Telekom Germany has finalized a groundbreaking collective agreement affecting approximately 58,000 employees, apprentices, and dual students. The agreement, which marks the highest negotiation outcome in the company’s history, includes substantial benefits for … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Reports Robust Growth in Q1 2024

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom’s upward trajectory continues as it announces a successful start to 2024. The telecom giant witnessed a 1.6 percent organic increase in net revenue, reaching €27.9 billion, with service revenues soaring by 4.1 percent to €23.5 billion. … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Dominates Connect Readers’ Polls in Spring 2024

(IN BRIEF) In the latest Connect readers’ poll, Deutsche Telekom emerged as the undisputed leader across various categories in the telecommunications sector. Garnering over 90,000 votes, Deutsche Telekom clinched top honors in mobile network operation, fixed network provision, IPTV service, … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Expands Netflix Partnership Across Europe, Starting with Croatia and Hungary

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom Group announces an expanded partnership with Netflix, offering customers in multiple European countries an enhanced entertainment experience. Beginning with Hrvatski Telekom in Croatia and Magyar Telekom in Hungary, Deutsche Telekom’s subsidiaries will integrate Netflix into their … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Launches Secure Generative AI Solution for UKA Group

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom introduces its secure generative AI solution, Business GPT, to UKA Group, a leading renewable energy project developer, marking its debut as a Business GPT customer. Hosted on Telekom’s cloud environments in Europe, the solution ensures compliance … Read the full press release

Viasat Expands Ground Network to Enhance In-Flight Connectivity with AEGEAN Airlines

(IN BRIEF) Viasat, in partnership with Deutsche Telekom, has expanded its ground network for the European Aviation Network (EAN) to bolster in-flight broadband service in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea region. This expansion, featuring three new ground stations, complements over 300 … Read the full press release

Cybersecurity across Europe in the last quarter: Post-Quantum Cryptography, 6G Network and Cloud Security

(IN BRIEF) In the last quarter (1 Dec 2023 – 1 Mar 2024), Europe’s cybersecurity scene was marked by significant strides, with Thales and Ericsson leading initiatives to enhance digital security. Thales’ TrustNest R-Cloud received European Restricted certification, bolstering secure … Read the full press release

The European companies at MWC Barcelona 2024: AI, 5G, VR, XR, Cybersecurity, Digital Transformation, Entertainment, etc.

(IN BRIEF) At the Mobile World Congress (MWC) Barcelona 2024, European companies showcased a wide array of innovations and strategic partnerships that underscored their commitment to driving digital transformation and enhancing connectivity across various sectors. The key topics discussed by … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Unveils Network-Based Cybersecurity Solutions at Mobile World Congress

(IN BRIEF) At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Deutsche Telekom (DT) introduces “Magenta Security on Net,” a new line of network-based security products designed to protect customers from the growing threats of cybercrime while on the go. These innovative … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Unveils Vision for AI Integration, Innovative Routers, and Enhanced Network Security at MWC Barcelona 2024

(IN BRIEF) At the Mobile World Congress 2024, Deutsche Telekom (DT) showcases its vision for integrating artificial intelligence (AI) into everyday communication, presenting prototypes of AI-powered smartphones designed for seamless task automation. Collaborating with Qualcomm and Brain.ai, DT explores AI … Read the full press release

Global Telco AI Alliance Formed by Industry Leaders to Revolutionize Customer Service with Tailored Language Models

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom, e& Group, Singtel, SoftBank Corp., and SK Telecom announce the establishment of the Global Telco AI Alliance (GTAA) during the Mobile World Congress 2024. Their joint venture aims to develop Large Language Models (LLMs) customized for … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Unveils ‘Concept T’: Redefining Future Communication with Human-Centered Design

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom unveils its visionary “Concept T” at the Mobile World Congress 2024, offering a glimpse into the future of personal communication and connectivity. Comprising three design studies, “Concept T” explores innovative approaches to router functionality, incorporating cutting-edge … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom and Sony Achieve Breakthrough in 5G Live Video Production Testing

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom and Sony celebrate a milestone in live video production with the successful testing of Nevion’s VideoIPath media orchestration platform using 5G network APIs. Leveraging Sony’s cutting-edge video compression technology and Nevion’s bandwidth management capabilities, the solution … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Launches Game-Changing Network API ‘Number Verify’ for Enhanced Digital Security

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom introduces the groundbreaking Number Verify API, marking a significant leap in digital security and fraud prevention for its customers. This innovative API streamlines the verification of mobile phone numbers, eliminating the need for SMS-based two-factor authentication … Read the full press release

The latest on quantum computing in Europe, January 2023 – February 2024

(IN BRIEF) Europe has made significant progress in quantum computing with investments, partnerships, and innovations. Highlights include a €3.5 million investment in LioniX International by the University of Twente, and T-Systems offering cloud access to IBM’s quantum systems. Other developments … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Retains Title as Germany’s Most Valuable Brand, Achieves Record-Breaking Brand Value

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom secures its position as the most valuable German brand, according to the BrandZ study “Top50 Most Valuable German Brands” by Kantar. With a brand value of $73.5 billion, marking an 18% contribution to the total ranking … Read the full press release

T-Systems Unveils Tailored AI Strategy Consulting Packages for Companies

(IN BRIEF) T-Systems, through its advisory subsidiary Detecon, introduces AI strategy consulting services available in three formats—S, M, or L—tailored to the maturity level of companies. These offerings, part of the “Rethink the System” campaign, facilitate companies’ AI journey by … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Showcases “Connecting your world” Promise at MWC 2024 with AI Premiere and Soccer Excitement

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom’s presence at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024 revolves around its brand claim “Connecting your world,” emphasizing innovation, entertainment, and brand immersion. At the heart of their exhibit is “Telekom Super Soccer,” an interactive 3D LED installation … Read the full press release

T-Systems Expands Cloud Footprint with Twin Data Centers in Catalonia

(IN BRIEF) T-Systems has inaugurated a new private cloud region in Southern Europe, anchored in Barcelona with twin data centers in Sant Boi and Cerdanyola del Vallès. This expansion of the Future Cloud Infrastructure (FCI) platform strengthens Deutsche Telekom Group’s … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Revolutionizes Telephony with Cloud Migration Success

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has achieved a groundbreaking transition by migrating its IP-based voice telephony platform to the cloud, centralizing landline connections through cloud data centers in Germany and migrating over seventeen million customer connections. Facilitated by the NIMS platform … Read the full press release

Elke Anderl Appointed as Head of Sales for Germany at T-Systems

(IN BRIEF) Elke Anderl has been appointed as the new Head of Sales for Germany at T-Systems International GmbH. With 16 years of experience in sales and service, Anderl brings extensive expertise from the automotive and telecommunications sectors. In her … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Unveils AI Smartphone Concept at MWC 2024

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom, in collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and Brain.ai, unveils a revolutionary AI smartphone concept at MWC 2024. Departing from traditional app-centric models, the device features a digital assistant powered by AI, serving as a personalized concierge … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom, ServiceNow, and Cisco Unveil Future-Ready Retail Solutions at EuroCIS Trade Fair

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom, along with partners ServiceNow and Cisco, will showcase innovative retail solutions at the EuroCIS trade fair in Düsseldorf. These solutions, including “Instore Task Management” and “Law Monitoring,” aim to streamline operations and ensure compliance with evolving … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Joins #Zusammenland Initiative: Promoting Freedom and Diversity

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has announced its support for the “#Zusammenland – Vielfalt macht uns stark” initiative, advocating for freedom and diversity in society. The campaign, backed by prominent German media outlets and industry leaders, denounces hate, racism, and fascism … Read the full press release

AI IN JAN 2024 ACROSS EUROPE: THE LATEST IN AI (ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE) RESEARCH, DEPLOYMENTS, DEVELOPMENTS, DEALS, ETC.

(IN BRIEF) From Bonn to Bilbao, Europe’s AI scene is buzzing with innovation. Major players like Deutsche Telekom, Ericsson, and Volkswagen are pushing boundaries through groundbreaking partnerships and integrations. Projects like NextGen are personalizing therapies using AI, while collaborations between … Read the full press release

Fetch.ai Foundation Welcomes Deutsche Telekom as First Corporate Partner for AI Innovation

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has entered a groundbreaking partnership with the Fetch.ai Foundation, becoming the first corporate partner to collaborate on advancing AI and Web3 technologies within the Fetch.ai network. The Fetch.ai Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Bosch and … Read the full press release

Capra Robotics Enhances Autonomous Mobile Robots with Telekom IoT Services and Precise Positioning Solution

(IN BRIEF) Capra Robotics, a Danish leader in autonomous robotics, partners with Deutsche Telekom and Swift Navigation to enhance the capabilities of its mobile robots. Leveraging Telekom’s IoT network and Swift’s precise positioning technology, Capra ensures seamless connectivity and accurate … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Launches “Lights On! Against Hate Speech” Campaign to Combat Online Extremism

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has initiated the “Lights On! Against hate speech” campaign, taking a stand against hate, racism, and anti-Semitism. The campaign, starting on February 1, 2024, aims to promote democratic cohesion, tolerance, and unity against extremism in society … Read the full press release

Lufthansa Group Selects EAN by Viasat and Deutsche Telekom for Seamless In-Flight Broadband

(IN BRIEF) Lufthansa Group has partnered with Viasat and Deutsche Telekom to equip over 150 aircraft with the European Aviation Network (EAN), delivering high-speed in-flight internet access for passengers flying with Lufthansa, SWISS, and Austrian Airlines. EAN combines satellite coverage … Read the full press release

T-Systems Becomes Premium Supplier for RISE with SAP, Offering Cloud Transformation Solutions

(IN BRIEF) T-Systems, a prominent IT services provider, has been designated as a premium supplier for “RISE with SAP,” becoming the first SAP partner in Germany to offer a comprehensive suite of services, including infrastructure, technical managed services, business transformation, … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Climbs Brand Finance Global 500, Achieving Top-Ten Status

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has achieved a top-ten position in the “Brand Finance Global 500” study, making it one of the world’s most valuable brands. The company also secured the top spot as the most valuable telecommunications brand globally, surpassing … Read the full press release

European Commission Approves Quantum Key Distribution Infrastructure for Enhanced Cybersecurity

(IN BRIEF) The European Commission has awarded a consortium led by Deutsche Telekom, named “Nostradamus,” the task of constructing testing infrastructure for quantum key distribution (QKD). This initiative will facilitate the evaluation of QKD devices from European manufacturers, a crucial … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Leads Consortium to Advance Quantum Security in Europe

(IN BRIEF) The European Commission has initiated a 10-year strategic partnership led by Deutsche Telekom, called “Nostradamus,” to build a quantum key distribution (QKD) testing infrastructure. This infrastructure will evaluate QKD devices from European manufacturers and support the development of … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Introduces AI-Powered App Security Service to Safeguard Business Cell Phones

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom has launched the APPVISORY Secure App Check service, leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) technology to enhance the security of business cell phones and tablets. This service automatically scans applications for security and data protection vulnerabilities, offering real-time … Read the full press release

Deutsche Telekom Surpasses Fiber Expansion Targets in 2023

(IN BRIEF) Deutsche Telekom celebrates a successful year of expansion with over 2.5 million new fiber connections established in 2023, reaching its ambitious targets. By year-end, eight million households across Germany will have access to fiber optic connections, with nearly … Read the full press release