The Arelion blog

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

Employee Spotlight: Q&A with Malin Clarstedt, Group Sustainability and Quality Manager at Arelion

Sustainable networking is vital to the future of our global society. Malin Clarstedt, Group Sustainability and Quality Manager, joined Arelion in August 2022 to further drive our sustainability strategy. We spoke with Malin to learn more about her vision of sustainable connectivity at Arelion through Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) initiatives, circularity, lifecycle management and more. […]

Finding value in a crowded marketplace

A brand is more than a name or a logo. It’s the promise of an experience, a distillation of values – and an emotional connection. So, when Telia Carrier (now Arelion) approached us about rebranding, we were excited. However, becoming an independent provider takes more than just changing business cards; it requires an understanding of core values.

Building your core network

It is the 21st century, the number of people on Earth is reaching 8 billion, and we are experiencing the network connectivity’s flowering time connecting the entire planet. In parallel, we are going through many challenges, like pandemics, energy crises and instable economies. Organizations are becoming more aware and clearer in defining their needs when building a core network, focusing predominantly on areas like optimal bandwidth, critical connectivity moments, level of security needed, […]

Employee Spotlight: Q&A with Richard Ohlsson, Solution Architect at Arelion

“An opportunity for reinvention” At Arelion, we pride ourselves on a “best of both worlds” approach to our culture and execution. This approach combines an innovative startup mentality with our proven track record of success. Richard Ohlsson, Solution Architect, has been with Arelion for five and a half years. He has been vital in supporting […]

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 […]