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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 1/24/2020
Shares are up 25% Friday after the cable and wireless tech vendor raises 2019 revenue guidance, but doesn't explain why.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 1/24/2020
Cato says simple SD-WAN doesn't cut it anymore for enterprise customers, who need SD-WAN combined with security, mobile and cloud connectivity, delivered over the cloud. It's all about a new industry buzzword: Secure Access Service Edge (SASE).
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 1/24/2020
The WSJ details how a recently withdrawn regulation highlights the interagency disagreements on what the US should do about Huawei's 5G dominance.
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By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 1/24/2020
This week in our WiC roundup: Men and women have the same brains; startups are less popular than you might think; flexibility for moms at work is not improving; and more.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 1/24/2020
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Facebook faces €5 million fine in Italy; Telia selling location data; French hopeful of tech tax progress; Apple battles EU on phone ports.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 1/24/2020
Swedish kit vendor says business fundamentals remain strong but warns costs will rise this year.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/23/2020
Dish says it is looking at a multitude of choices as it starts to prepare to build its greenfield 5G transport network in the US.
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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 1/23/2020
Meanwhile, Xfinity Mobile adds 261,000 lines in Q4, ending 2019 with more than 2 million.
By Robert Clark, 1/23/2020
Activity around 5G is set to occupy the attention of China's telecom executives this year. And research into 6G is already underway.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 1/23/2020
InterDigital's 'transparency' move highlights battle for 5G bragging rights as China's IPR claims get louder.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 1/23/2020
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Sunrise teams up with Vodafone for enterprise market; Swisscom joins FreeMove Alliance; UK holds firm on digital services tax.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 1/23/2020
Ahead of MWC2020 in Barcelona, Heavy Reading Principal Analyst Gabriel Brown examines the state of the 5G market and talks about what to expect next from the mobile broadband market.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 1/23/2020
UPS said it plans to conduct a substantial test of private wireless networking technology in Billings, Montana. Company officials acknowledged their interest in private LTE and 5G networks.
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GE Medical Instrumentation on the Critical List
Larry Loeb, Author, 1/24/2020
DHS-CISA has issued a security advisory about GE Carescape medical ...
EFS Ransomware Slips by AV Products
Larry Loeb, Author, 1/23/2020
Inside of Windows is a methodology called Encrypting File System. It works on ...
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Broadband Forum Takes on Carrier-Grade WiFi Challenge
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 1/24/2020
The industry standards organization is looking to ease operator pain from ...
BBWN Bites: DISH Seeks Fiber Providers for 5G Network
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 1/23/2020
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Edge Computing Set for Big Role in 5G Vehicle Automation
Stephen Lawson , Contributing Editor , 12/10/2019
If the cars of the future are self-driving, they'll most likely reach autonomy by ...
For Self-Driving Cars, Exotic 5G Tech Will Run on Familiar Frequencies
Stephen Lawson , Contributing Editor , 11/28/2019
Despite the hype, it looks like cellular bands below 6GHz will be the spectrum of ...
5G & Autonomous Cars: Flashy Promise Meets Complicated Reality
Stephen Lawson , Contributing Editor , 11/25/2019
5G networks could advance autonomous driving, but mobile operators, automakers ...
A Kodak Moment May Await Ericsson, Huawei & Nokia
Iain Morris , International Editor , 10/31/2019
There is a sudden urgency in service provider calls for more open and virtualized ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Network operators have been making investments in high-bandwidth, high-frequency 5G technologies and it could take years for those investments to pay off. While ...
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