All the key communications industry developments taking place in the vast Asia-Pacific region.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/14/2019
Concerns about new direct-to-consumer competition alongside pressure on Netflix's pricing power is misunderstood or overblown, contends LightShed Partners analyst Richard Greenfield.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/14/2019
Japan's NTT is uniting 28 enterprise-focused brands in its bid to grow at twice the market rate and deliver a boost to profitability.
By Robert Clark, 10/14/2019
The Chinese equipment giant has a new plan for shaping the development of optical access technology.
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By Robert Clark, 10/14/2019
Like old-fashioned rock and roll, 2G just refuses to die.
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 10/14/2019
Authorities have allowed the controversial Chinese vendor to participate in demos at an industry event, suggesting it may be allowed into the country's 5G market.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/11/2019
Equinix is looking to host data centers for hypercloud providers like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft, in a joint venture with a Singaporean investment fund.
By Robert Clark, 10/10/2019
Malaysia's fixed-line incumbent wants to be the country's only operator of a 5G network.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/10/2019
Recent deals signed by the likes of Telia, Three and Telecom Italia are under an uncomfortable spotlight after the publication of a new report about 5G security.
By Robert Clark, 10/9/2019
Fiber saturation has dampened demand this year, but the arrival of 5G means the downturn may be short-lived.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 10/9/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nuage Networks finds SD-WAN love in Bahrain; Vodafone closes stores, but not in the UK; MegaFon sets up e-commerce JV with Alibaba and friends.

By James Crawshaw, Senior Analyst – Service Provider IT and Automation, Heavy Reading, 10/8/2019
Fixed broadband service provider developed its own OSS and BSS systems, a move that gives it cost efficiencies compared with traditional systems and advanced data analysis capabilities, according to its executives.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/8/2019
The Norwegian operator will eventually have an all-Ericsson radio access network for all the different technologies, a senior executive tells Light Reading.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/8/2019
The Trump administration is also taking a close interest in open RAN technologies, and proponents such as Altiostar, as it looks to support alternatives to the Chinese equipment giant.
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CISO No Longer the Last Word on Security – Radware
Larry Loeb, Author, 10/14/2019
The rise of DevSecOps may be the reason that 70% of respondents to Radware's ...
New 'Reductor' Malware Intercepts Browser Traffic
Larry Loeb, Author, 10/11/2019
Encrypted traffic from both Chrome and Firefox shown to be vulnerable.
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BBWN Bites: Alternative Access Techs Advance
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 10/14/2019
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BBWN Bites: Consumer Tech Spending to Climb to $2.06T by 2023 – IDC
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 10/11/2019
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Prime Reading
Ericsson, Huawei & Nokia Are Facing an 'Oil Crisis' Upheaval
Iain Morris , International Editor , 7/31/2019
Years of consolidation have left the global mobile network market largely in the ...
Europe's Long Walk to 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 7/11/2019
Europe's path to 5G is littered with regulatory and financial obstacles. But ...
Huawei Has Billions Riding on Claim to Be 5G Patents Powerhouse
Iain Morris , International Editor , 4/2/2019
As both a licensor and licensee of cellular technology, Huawei has more at stake ...
Open Conflict Over Open RAN
Iain Morris , International Editor , 2/14/2019
Accusations that big kit vendors tried to throttle developments show open RAN ...
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