Author: Johan Ottosson

Earth-Friendly Networks, NaaS, and Fiber Frenzy

As one of the 2022 ‘ICT Visionaries’ selected by ISE Magazine, our VP Strategy Johan Ottosson will be sharing his expertise on various topics throughout the year. His first article for ISE Magazine covers earth-friendly networks, Network-as-a-Service, and the ongoing fiber frenzy. The article was originally published in the April issue found here.  Topic: Earth-Friendly […]

Reflections on our recognition in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant

For the third consecutive year, Arelion is proud to be recognized in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Network Services, Global. To be included is a rigorous process: service providers need to have a global network with coverage across Europe, North America and Asia; sell services to customers in all three regions; and offer a full portfolio […]

Yet again in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant

Telia, through its networking division Telia Carrier, have once again been recognized in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Network Services, Global*. Each year, the analyst and advisory firm evaluates global network providers based on completeness of vision and ability to execute. To be included is a rigorous exercise: service providers need to have a global network […]

Internet as the underlay for enterprise networking

In 2020, Covid-19 drove remote working and cloud adoption, overhauling traffic patterns in the WAN. In parallel, SD-WAN enabled network buyers to source their WANs differently. With MPLS connectivity contracts coming due, many CIOs are looking at transitioning from MPLS WANs to hybrid or Internet-based underlays for WAN services. Having the right Internet underlay is […]

Standing out through customer experience

While CX seems simple, it’s hard to get right. It starts with culture, such as the humility to realize that your customers are more important than you. Recently, I was interviewed by Capacity Magazine about Telia Carrier’s heavy focus on customer experience – you can read the full article below. Q. Why is customer experience […]

A holistic approach to SD-WAN adoption

In early March, Telia Carrier expanded our global enterprise portfolio by completing the roll-out of the world’s best connected SD-WAN service. Software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) has been all the rage for a number of years. We’ve all heard about the benefits: Optimizing transport cost with Internet connectivity instead of MPLS. Application visibility. Simplified network […]

Telia Recognized in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant

Last week, leading research and analyst firm, Gartner released the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Network Services, Global. We’re proud to say that Telia, backed by Telia Carrier, has been included among the 20 global network service providers covered in the report. In this year’s Magic Quadrant, Gartner evaluated the top established global network services including […]