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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 Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 1/15/2019
Craig McCaw, Ian Small and Marni Walden said they will act as advisers to Alphabet's Loon. Those kinds of high-profile executives could help Loon's balloons get off the ground.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 1/15/2019
The next-generation mobile technology was supposed to be about new enterprise services opportunities. But where are they?
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 1/15/2019
Latest cuts form part of the Finnish vendor's plan to reduce annual operating costs by €700 million in the next two years.
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 1/15/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia's Nuage Networks powers sports data analysis; BT Global Services turns to SevOne; Helios enters South African market.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 1/15/2019
A merger between the two companies would create one of the region's biggest telcos, giving it the muscle it needs to compete against other big players.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/14/2019
The 5G train is up and running in the US.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 1/14/2019
T-Mobile promised to roll out 5G nationwide on its 600MHz spectrum by 2020, but it already has some 5G services in action. All it lacks are compatible smartphones.
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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 1/14/2019
Penetration rates still matter, but new household formation trends play a significant role in determining how much runway lies ahead, analyst says.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 1/14/2019
Light Reading's new 5G hire, Mike Dano, discusses the key 5G takeaways from CES and sets the scene for MWC 2019.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 1/14/2019
The clash between Vivendi and Elliott over the management of Italy's biggest operator shows no sign of ending and remains a huge distraction from the company's operational challenges.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 1/14/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica chooses Wind River for UNICA NFV program; TIM shows interest in BT's Italian unit; Germany tightens the screw on Facebook.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/11/2019
The 5G auction carries on, with bid increases slowing, as the FCC holds 138 licenses outstanding.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 1/11/2019
Jan Geldmacher, president of Sprint Business, gets his customers ready for 5G applications with testbeds that help businesses put low-latency and high-bandwidth network applications to the test, giving them a leg up on IoT and other business deployments.
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Schneider Electric EV Charging Stations Vulnerable to Attack
Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 1/15/2019
Researchers at Positive Technologies have found three vulnerabilities within ...
Average Cyber Attack Cleanup Tops $1M, Radware Finds
Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 1/15/2019
Over the last year, the amount that companies pay out to clean up from a cyber ...
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AT&T's Zeto: Smart Cities Are Built on Platforms
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 1/15/2019
Mike Zeto, GM of AT&T's Smart Cities division, expects metro areas to adopt ...
BearingPoint Exec: 'CSPs, Don't Miss Out on Digital Transformation'
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 1/14/2019
Angus Ward, CEO of Digital Platform Solutions at tech and management consulting ...
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Amid the Rubble of L'Aquila, ZTE Tries to Rebuild
Iain Morris , International Editor , 11/16/2018
China's ZTE is working hard to patch up its customer relationships after US ...
Piecing Together the 5G Big Picture
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 9/10/2018
For network operators, the evolution to a 5G architecture requires a strategy ...
NFV Is Down but Not Out
Iain Morris , International Editor , 5/22/2018
NFV has failed to live up to the original expectations five years after it was ...
Leading Lights 2018: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/11/2018
Light Reading is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Leading ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Masergy's new CEO admits his company is seeing more competition in the managed services space from traditional telecom operators, but expects the privately held ...
Synamedia, the startup spawned by the acquisition of Cisco Systems's video software unit, will stick to its knitting by helping pay-TV partners deliver services to ...
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