Garfield Sinclair is Head of Caribbean for C&W

Above: Garfield Sinclair. Photo courtesy C&W. Garfield (Garry) Sinclair was today announced as President, Caribbean for Cable & Wireless Communications (“C&W” or “The Company”).  The position has responsibility for operations in 15 territories across the region, including C&W’s Jamaica, Trinidad and Barbados markets.    John Reid, CEO of C&W who was recently confirmed as top […]

C&W confirms John Reid as CEO

John Reid, CEO, C&W Communications. Photo courtesy C&W John Reid has been confirmed as Chief Executive Officer of C&W Communications effective November 7, 2016. C&W serves 18 countries and is one of the largest full service telecommunications and entertainment providers in the Caribbean and Latin America. The Company was recently acquired by Liberty Global plc, the […]

C&W cops 4th Caribbean Wholesale Carrier Award

Above: (l-r) Paul Collinson, BGM, Capacity Publishing & Capacity Intelligence, Eduardo Gandarilla, VP Marketing & Sales, C&W Networks and Ros Irving, CEO Capacity Media, November 8, 2016, in Paris, France. Photo courtesy C&W Networks C&W Networks, a division of C&W Communications (C&W), one of the largest full service communications and entertainment providers in the Caribbean and […]

C&W partners with Jax NAP to build capacity

C&W Networks, a division of Cable & Wireless Communications, (C&W), one of the largest full service communications and entertainment providers in the Caribbean and Latin American region, now part of Liberty Global (LiLAC Group), today announced that it has expanded its reach with the integration of the recently activated, state-of-the-art Point-of-Presence (POP) node at the […]

C&W + Ericsson + Cisco = Better regional IP networks

Above: Carlo Alloni, Executive Vice-president and CTIO, C&W. Photo courtesy Ericsson. Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced an agreement to supply and install IP networks for C&W Communications, which operates the retail brand Flow, in three Caribbean markets. The plans include an upgrade to the IP backbone network in the Bahamas to improve […]

 More CANTO Members Sign Code of Practice

Above: CANTO members prepare to sign the Code of Practice. Photo courtesy CANTO. In a historic moment at the 32nd CANTO Conference and Exhibition in Puerto Rico a significant number of CANTO members signed the Code of Practice for safeguarding the open Internet. Chairman of CANTO, Julian Wilkins stated:  This Code of Practice balances the […]

Reid talks Liberty at CANTO

Above: John Reid, CEO C&W Communications and Manuel Kohnstamm SVP and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Liberty Global. Photo courtesy Columbus. Speaking to over 300 delegates at the Ministerial Roundtable at the recently held 32nd Annual CANTO 2016 Conference and Trade Exhibition, John Reid, acting CEO C&W Communications, said that Liberty offers C&W even greater potential to become a […]

UXP, C&W awarded for Customer interface revamp

Above: Carlo Alloni, C&W EVP and Chief Technology and Information Officer. Photo courtesy Flow UXP Systems, the leader in User Lifecycle Management for telecommunications operators, announced that they have been presented with the prestigious Telecoms Innovation Award for customer service innovation. The award, presented by Global Telecoms Business, honors the most innovative telecommunication achievements in the industry. […]

C&W partners with Cisco to deliver Contact Center as a service

C&W Business, a division of Cable & Wireless Communications Plc (CWC), announced that it will offer Cisco® Unified Communications as a Service over its multiprotocol label switching (MPLS) network to its customers across the Caribbean and Latin American region. “In today’s changing world, multiple organizations are demanding new and more efficient ways to collaborate, improve […]

C&W partners with Celltick to bundle start on smartphones

Celltick, a global leader in mobile marketing announces a partnership with leading Caribbean and Latin American network provider, Cable & Wireless Communications (C&W). C&W will provide a branded, localized and customized version of Celltick’s Start on its Android phones across its Caribbean and Latin American markets. Start provides users with an intelligent next-generation startscreen giving […]

C&W Networks in 20-Year Agreement with Allied Fiber

Allied Fiber, the United States’ first open-access, integrated, network-neutral colocation and dark fiber superstructure, today announced a 20-year Indefeasible Right of Use (IRU) agreement with C&W Networks, one of the largest telecommunications service providers in the Pan Caribbean region. As a result of the partnership, C&W Networks will utilize colocation space and dark fiber from Allied Fiber […]

Dehring’s departure

Above: Chris Dehring. Photo courtesy CWC. Cable & Wireless Communications, Plc (CWC) announced recently that Chris Dehring, Chairman of LIME Jamaica and a member of the senior executive team, has decided to return to entrepreneurship after six transformative years with the Company, effective September 30, 2015. “On behalf of the Board of Directors and the management […]

C&W + Ericsson to deploy LTE

Above: Ericsson’s line-up of LTE hardware. Photo courtesy Ericsson. Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has extended its strategic partnership with Cable & Wireless Communications Plc (CWC) to transform the operator’s 3G network and deploy 4G LTE technology. The agreement enables CWC to continue delivering world-class mobile, data and voice consumer experiences to over 6 million Caribbean and […]

C&W now a Cisco Master Service Provider

Above: John Maduri, EVP and President C&W Business, accompanied by Phil Bentley, CEO C&W Communications and Augustin de la Guardia, CEO C&W Panama receive certification from Felipe Casanova of Cisco. Photo courtesy C&W. Cable & Wireless Communications has achieved the Cisco® Master Service Provider designation with the introduction of Cisco PoweredTM MPLS VPN and Cisco […]