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By Gabriel Brown, Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading, 7/9/2018
In May 2018, Vodafone Group announced that Nick Read will take over as CEO from October this year, replacing the long-serving Vittorio Colao. Vodafone is arguably the ...
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 7/5/2018
There is never a dull moment at Reliance Industries' annual general meeting. Accompanied by his children Akash and Isha, Mukesh Ambani, the chairman of the Indian ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 7/2/2018
India's Reliance Industries, best known in the telecoms world for investing about US$5 billion to successfully launch Jio, the world's largest greenfield 4G operator, ...
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 6/19/2018
Cisco is acquiring July Systems to help enterprises use WiFi to locate customers, employees and visitors inside facilities.
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 6/19/2018
Indian telco Reliance Jio has begun scouting for artificial intelligence (AI) expertise as it works on improving services and boosting efficiency.
By Phil Harvey, US News Editor, 6/18/2018
Reliance Jio's Mathew Oommen discusses the market reality and motivation behind one of India's most incredible mobile networks.
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 6/15/2018
The long-anticipated merger between Vodafone India and Idea Cellular is nearing completion, with the operators putting the final touches to the deal and clearing ...
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 6/8/2018
TORONTO - Fearing that their nation is falling further behind the US and Europe in developing and deploying next-gen wireless services, Canada's top wireless carriers ...
By Simon Sherrington, 6/8/2018
Back when WiFi and 3G were young, operators and vendors were trying to figure out if and how wide local area network (WLAN) and cellular technologies would coexist. ...
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Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/18/2018
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