Monday, November 22, 2021

AngloGold Ashanti miner aims to have private 5G spectrum to measure 300,000 variables in real time

As part of the project to install the mining company Cobre Quebradona in Colombia, a 5G pilot test was carried out together with Tigo and Nokia. Andrés López, Innovation Manager at AngloGold, entrusted Convergencialatina the details of the project, which will also be shared this Wednesday at the Big Players Map Day 2021 event.

AngloGold Ashanti is a gold producer worldwide, but for the Cobre Quebradona mining project in Jericó (Antioquia, Colombia), it decided to venture into copper, with a projection of 4.9 million tons. Investments of US$1.400 billion are contemplated for the construction of the mine. With the idea of ??approaching this project under the premises of sustainability, reliability, efficiency and productivity, a year ago the firm designed a Mining 4.0 program, through conversations with experts about the benefits of artificial intelligence, predictability of fatigue in mining operations, blockchain, augmented reality and 5G.

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Regional · Operators17/11/2021

Telefónica has eight implementations of private LTE networks in Latin America

For Rodrigo Andrés Rivera Basaez, manager of Telefónica's B2B Hispam Digital Services, in a period of two to three years, LTE will remain as the preeminent technology in private networks, and then make the switch to 5G. Currently LTE covers 90% of use cases. The executive will be part of the Convergencialatina Big Players Map Day 2021 event, on November 24.

Regional · Operators16/11/2021

Mergers and acquisitions in Latin America

The regional operator map is rearmed under the slogan of more efficient networks

Operators that integrate networks to lower costs; firms that emerge from infrastructure areas; investment funds and banks entering the sector, Latin America is in the midst of movements that will shape the regional map in the coming years.

Chile · Mobile15/11/2021

The 5G Campus pilots in Chile aim to decentralize technology and generate ecosystems

Convergencialatina talked with Rodrigo Sajuria, CEO of Telefonica Empresas Chile, on the project of eight laboratories distributed nationwide. The topic will be one of the axes of debate at the opening of Big Players Map Day 2021, on November 24.

Argentina · Operators12/11/2021

Telecom's sales dropped 5.8% in Q3 2021

If the results for the January-September 2021 period are considered, sales fell 7.7% year-on-year. The company highlighted that mobile Internet encompasses 73% of mobile service sales in Argentina

Regional · Operators03/11/2021

Liberty Latin America registers strong jump in its revenues in third quarter

It accumulated 34% compared to the same period of 2020. The acquisitions of operations in Puerto Rico and Costa Rica influenced, but also the growth of its subscriber base. Fixed ARPU increased 2% while in mobile ARPU the increase was of 7%.

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Globales · Software and Applications 03/12/2021

Nasdaq plans to migrate its North American markets to AWS in 2022

Brasil · Operators · Equipment Providers and Network Solutions 03/12/2021

Algar Telecom/Nokia carry out 5G tests in Uberaba

Brasil · Satellites · Internet & OTT · Regulation 03/12/2021

Ministry of Communications requests an additional credit of US$ 10 million for connectivity

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