The Arelion blog

Our thoughts and deeds. From industry trends to geeky network stuff.

The business of subsea cabling

When you look at the industry, what is your assessment of where we are on sustainability in subsea cabling? I think, as an industry, we can all honestly say that we are not where we want to be, but progress is being made and there are some great opportunities coming along. 

Winner of three ATLANTIC-ACM awards

Recently, the winners were announced for ATLANTIC-ACM’s 2022 Global Wholesale Service Provider Excellence Awards. The awards are based on ratings from 350+ unique wholesale buyers who provided over 1,300 carrier specific evaluations of service level and product quality for their current providers. Arelion was announced the winner for Midsized Service Providers in three categories: Network […]

Keeping telehealth in great shape

If you work in the medical and healthcare industries, you will be all too familiar with how telehealth services have transformed the services you can offer patients. Thanks to advancements in connectivity, experts in rare procedures and conditions from across the globe can even be brought together virtually to consult with patients and share knowledge […]

Cleaning Out the Server Closet

With so many different cloud platforms, applications, and services, an open ecosystem model plays an important role in sustainable networking.

Customer care, metaverse, and private networks

As one of the 2022 ‘ICT Visionaries’ selected by ISE Magazine, our VP Strategy Johan Ottosson is sharing his thoughts on various topics throughout the year. His second article for ISE Magazine covers customer care, the metaverse, and private networks. The article was originally published in the magazine’s July issue found here.  Customer Care and […]

Mexico Expansion: Bridging Borders

Connectivity brings us together, but it is not always an easy road. Mexico is Latin America’s second-largest market, preceded only by Brazil. While mobile technology has long been available in Mexico, access to affordable fixed-line Internet only started to become available in the past decade, and connectivity still varies across the country. This lack of […]

The business benefits of two-way messaging

At Arelion, our mission is to keep the world connected – using the best technology, old or new, for connectivity services that truly serve our customers’ needs. By combining tried-and-tested technology with cutting-edge innovation, we deliver reliable and cost-effective connectivity for the most challenging of applications. SMS is the perfect example – once thought to […]

Open optics mean sustainable networks

As we discussed in the first blog of this series on sustainability, Dirty data: reducing the Internet carbon footprint, we are working to reduce our eco-footprint and draw on renewable energy resources. One way we are working to make this happen, and increase our sustainability as an organization, is to take the lead in introducing […]

Carving a path for the future

In this post, we continue our series in which we hand over the blog to one of the many great women that work at Arelion.  We’ve already seen some great pieces giving interesting perspectives on the world of work and Arelion, and this post is no different.  Today’s post is from Sumita Sharma, our Head […]

The journey to true monetization of business messaging

Although SMS A2P has been an important messaging communication channel for enterprises for over a decade, has it been monetized correctly by Mobile Network Operators (MNOs)? Can this channel be used to boost ARPU, and has it become relevant to MNO enterprise and wholesale business? According to MobileSquared research, presented during the recent Mobile Ecosystem […]

Next-generation data center connectivity

This article was originally published by DatacenterDynamics. The pattern is set – the number of data centers in the world continues to grow in order to support the expanding needs of enterprises, cloud service providers and indeed the services we all use as consumers. These data centers are taking many forms too, from tiny data […]

Doing things my way

Last month we started a new series of blogs, asking some of the many talented women that work at Arelion to share their experiences of working in the industry and any opinions and views on diversity and opportunity in the sector.  This is the second blog of the series, and today we’re publishing the thoughts […]