Phil Anderson

ICT Senior Writer, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

Phil Anderson has been working at BNamericas since mid-1999, first writing daily news for the Telecom and IT sectors, then sector editor, and now writing the ICT Intelligence Series reports since 2007. Prior to settling in Chile, Phil taught English in Venezuela and Argentina. Originally from Bath, UK, Phil has a BSc in Animal and Plant Biology from Sheffield University, UK.

5672 articles written by Phil Anderson:

OPERATOR SERIES: Cantv, progress behind the misinformation

Venezuela's state operator Cantv now claims to have 16,000km of its own fiber in its backbone, plus access to some 14,000km of fiber owned by other state entities like PDVSA or Corpoelec. Private sector telcos in Venezuela...

LatAm telcos eye new Eutelsat unit for 4G backhaul

Satellite fleet operator Eutelsat is working with Latin American telcos on studies to determine the suitability of its recently activated 117 West B satellite for 4G backhaul, Eutelsat's senior commercial director for Latin America...

Eutelsat pseudo-OTT streaming platform likely in 1H18

Satellite fleet operator Eutelsat expects to start offering a video streaming platform in Latin America during 1H18, as an alternative to internet-based OTT streaming services, its senior commercial director for Latin America South,...

Latin America leads in internet policy

Latin American and Caribbean nations account for 11 out of the top 20 developing countries in the 2017 Affordability Report published by the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI). The report covers 58 countries that are considered ...

OPERATOR SERIES: Could Liberty forge a path to US-LatAm mobile synergies?

Could global communications and entertainment services group Liberty Global be an eventual facilitator of US-Latin America mobile synergies like those enjoyed by AT&T? In January, Liberty Global chairman John Malone suggested ...