The Seabras-1 ultra-low latency subsea network interconnects with DE-CIX New York.
With the agreement, Brazil's telecoms watchdog gets the right to use a new module of the software for public administration known as Electronic Information System (SEI), developed by TRF-4.
BNamericas speaks to Millicom COO Esteban Iriarte about how the company's recent acquisitions fit with its strategy of building fixed and mobile networks that support existing consumer demand and lay the groundwork for 5G technology.
Traditionally an ERP and corporate solutions provider, Brazil's leading software company is undergoing a process of reinvention as it embraces new technologies such as AI and machine learning, and open innovation partnerships with startups.
Resources will come in the form of non-reimbursable contributions from the universal service trust fund and are part of a program to subsidize the expansion of last-mile fixed broadband in underserved localities.
Argentina is behind schedule in the transition to digital TV and was unlikely to meet the previous deadline. Colombia, meanwhile, launched a consultation to discuss a new date.
The stock exchange operator got a 75% stake in the trading technology firm.