The Arelion blog

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

Top telecom trends in 2023

This article was originally published by Fibre Systems   It has been a chaotic year across the world – one that has been difficult to predict, and that has required all of us in telecoms and beyond to keep a watchful eye on events. We’ve all had to work harder than ever to try and […]

Our customers have spoken: “A reliable partner with quality services”

In this blog, Arelion CEO Staffan Göjeryd writes about our latest NPS figure and why customer experience is key in the connectivity business.

Tech ages faster than Fido – predictions for 2023

The traffic explosion of the pandemic taught us that the Internet is vital to enable human connection and safety in times of crisis. We must heed these lessons to ensure the networks of the future are ready for the next crisis, whether it’s an inflationary economy, power costs increasing even more, worsening supply chain issues or something else entirely.

The quest for network quality

The word ‘quality’ is often used in the telecoms industry. However, it is an elusive concept and somewhat difficult to define. Is it purely subjective or something that can be objectively measured and followed-up with figures and KPIs? The fact is, when it comes to the network and services, ‘quality’ is a broad and somewhat intangible concept, without a single commonly accepted definition. And while, for most leaders, network quality is a given – with SLAs acting as a key safety net – it does not define or capture all the qualities that matter to decision makers.

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.