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Key developments from the wireless networking sector, including 4G, 5G, small cells, security, carrier Wi-Fi, packet core and more.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/20/2019
The Spanish operator does not sound happy with the results of a request for information and says ETSI's edge group must improve its deliverables.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 9/20/2019
This week in our WiC roundup: Board diversification demands go worldwide; Apple event makes some headway on diversity efforts; AnitaB.org moves the gender equality needle, and more.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 9/20/2019
There was a lot to take away from the Edge Computing Congress in London this week -- not least the encouraging signs associated with funding and deployments.
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By James Crawshaw, Senior Analyst – Service Provider IT and Automation, Heavy Reading, 9/20/2019
Disruptive Indian operator is embracing open source as it evolves its back office strategy.
By Robert Clark, 9/20/2019
Telecom regulators are being forced to broaden their activities with the arrival of new digital technologies.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/20/2019
There are many tough questions for telcos looking to build out edge computing resources, including what they should deploy in terms of IT hardware from day one, notes Heavy Reading Analyst Simon Stanley.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/20/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google to invest in Europe; Three pumps up the bandwidth; euNetworks adds fiber in Milan and Madrid.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 9/19/2019
The US Department of Defense recently hired a new 'technical director for 5G,' who will be responsible for installing 5G networks and applications in select US military bases.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 9/19/2019
AT&T's claim based on LTE-M IoT roaming deal with three Canadian operators — Bell Canada, Rogers Communications and Telus.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/19/2019
Make a mess of automation and telcos will destroy the business case for edge computing, says ETSI. But telcos desperately need standards to crystalize before they can move ahead.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 9/19/2019
According to the Global mobile Suppliers Association, there were a total of 1.398 million 5G subscriptions globally at the end of Q2. That total is in part driven by a growing number of 5G phones: As of Sept. 10, the group counted 16 commercially available 5G phones.
By Oriana Schwindt, Special Contributor, 9/19/2019
Most major Democratic contenders, including Senators Bernie Sanders and Amy Klobuchar, have issued 'Internet for All' promises, yet only a few have detailed plans. Would any of these recommendations actually work?
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 9/19/2019
Verizon is the only US carrier sticking with a national, highband-only 5G plan heading into 2020, but CEO says the C-Band is 'interesting' to the carrier.
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Security Now
LastPass Extensions for Chrome & Opera Can Leak Passwords
Larry Loeb, Author, 9/20/2019
A history of password-stealing potential vulnerabilities has LastPass users worried.
How Human-Centered Security Can Strengthen Your Organizations
Steve Durbin, Managing Director, Information Security Forum, 9/19/2019
Humans are often regarded as the 'weakest link' in information security. However, ...
Broadband World News
BBWN Bites: Huawei Fights to Stay on FCC Funding List
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 9/20/2019
Also, Ikea builds its own new smart-home biz, euNetworks deploys in Milan and ...
Telemedicine Saves Almost $4K Per Diabetic, CoBank Tells FCC
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 9/19/2019
Broadband-infrastructure financial firm CoBank found rural Type II diabetes ...
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Prime Reading
Vodafone's 5G Network in London: A User Review
Gabriel Brown , Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading , 9/5/2019
Never mind the hype, how does this next-generation network actually perform in ...
Is NFV Headed for a Cliff?
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 8/7/2019
Are telcos solving NFVs big problems or making them worse? Critics say a ...
A User Review of EE's 5G Network in London
Gabriel Brown , Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading , 8/1/2019
Everyone's talking about 5G services, but do they measure up to the hype? We ...
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 ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Ciena CEO Gary Smith is trying not to sound excited.
As CEO of Orange Silicon Valley, Mireille Helou's mission is to bring Californian innovation back home, and raise awareness of Orange in the States.
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