Patrick Nixon

ICT Senior Writer, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

Patrick Nixon has worked for BNamericas for 11 years first as a reporter then as editor/sector lead of the telecommunications and IT sectors. In that time he has built up extensive knowledge of the sector having tracked key events. He has traveled extensively and covered, presented and moderated at numerous events including Futurecom and Caricam Mobile. He covers and oversees coverage of how ICT applies to important industry verticals and the impact digital transformation has on those sectors and the economy as a whole. Patrick has an undergraduate degree in Hispanic Studies from the University of Aberdeen and a postgraduate diploma in Newspaper Journalism from the University of Ulster.

10622 articles written by Patrick Nixon:

Telefónica Colombia to invest US$175mn in fiber rollouts

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Telefónica Colombia plans to invest in fiber more than half of the US$350mn that it has slated for investment in broadband infrastructure for 2017-2019, Telefónica's CEO Alfonso Gómez told BNamericas....

IoT innovation center opens in Argentina

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Cisco and Argentine business school UADE inaugurated an IoT innovation center in central Buenos Aires for developing solutions for the energy industry. The center is designed for collaboration amon...

Regulation as the crux of LatAm's digital push, Sebastián Cabello, General Director

Friday, June 23, 2017

The GSMA was one of the three organizers of the 5th Latin American telecom conference (CLT17) held June 20-23 in Cartagena. Bringing together 450 regulators, minister and experts from the digital ecos...

Should regulators impose minimum speeds for broadband?

Friday, June 23, 2017

One of the main headlines from the Latin American telecoms conference (CLT17) in Cartagena, Colombia, was the announcement by ICT minister (Mintic) David Luna that starting from 2019 any internet serv...

Watchdog: Telmex to benefit from wholesale unit

Friday, June 23, 2017

Mexico's Telmex should welcome the pressure it is under from telecoms regulator IFT to create a separate wholesale unit for its fixed line business as it can use proceeds from third party line rental ...