Dish Network said it will run its network functions inside of the VMware Telco Cloud, and that the companies will work together to certify and install other vendors' software into the platform.
Strong semiconductor performance makes up for drop in smartphone sales. South Korean behemoth expects Q3 uptick at its mobile communications business unit.
Seven companies – Affirmed Networks, Altiostar, DriveNets, Enea Openwave, Netcracker, Optiva and Volta – made the cut in the Most Innovative Telco Cloud Product Strategy.
The German arm's full-year outlook remains unchanged despite COVID. CEO insists 5G RAN contingency plans are in place should Huawei get the heave-ho.
The odds shorten on a 5G deal between BT and Ericsson after comments by the UK incumbent's chief technology officer this week.
The European service provider plans to launch a rural open RAN network in 2021 and to follow up with an urban deployment the following year.
Six companies – Altiostar Networks, Arrcus, Cohere Technologies, DriveNets, World Wide Technology and ZenFi Networks – made the cut in the Company of the Year (Private) category.
French authorities are reportedly about to follow the British example and start phasing the Chinese vendor out of the country.
News of a 5G deal with Ericsson shows just how reliant on Huawei the German operator has been.
On this episode of 'What's the Story?' – a new series from the Light Reading Podcast – Phil Harvey talks with pod host Nicole Ferraro about bans on Huawei: the latest news, why it matters and what's likely to happen next.
In a dramatic move, the Indian service provider is building its own 5G technology that it plans to sell internationally.
Dish Network's wireless business is headquartered in Littleton, Colorado, where it has said it will employ at least 2,000 people. The company is in the midst of staffing up to meet that goal.
Swedish vendor says it has the capacity to handle swap-outs in Europe as shares are boosted by an encouraging set of results.
Parallel Wireless and i engineering are in the supplier mix.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: UK wants to pronounce on O2/Virgin Media merger; Ericsson takes TDC to the water; beaucoup de connectivity en vacances, promises Orange.
Germany's new entrant aims to follow Rakuten's example, and indicates it is in advanced negotiations with three vendors.
The big vendors could be to open RAN what Facebook was to Instagram and WhatsApp.
The US military said it will test 5G networks across a total of 12 bases, and will look at technologies ranging from spectrum sharing to 'Open Radio Access Networks.'
The Swedish equipment maker remains on the outside of a group promoting a technology that forms part of the US attack on China's Huawei.
Although both AT&T and Verizon are part of the Open RAN Policy Coalition, T-Mobile is not. That's noteworthy considering T-Mobile is embarking on a major new 5G network buildout effort.