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Key developments related to the evolution and deployment of wholesale and data transport services.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 8/23/2019
Comcast's Xfinity Mobile and Charter's Spectrum Mobile MVNOs will offer Verizon's 5G service to their respective customers at some unspecified point in the future.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/20/2019
The smallest of the UK's four mobile operators is forging ahead with its rollout of a home broadband service powered by Huawei's 5G equipment, despite government concern about the Chinese vendor.
By Robert Clark, 8/19/2019
Australia's state-backed national wholesale network charges too much and provides shoddy service, say critics.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/15/2019
Australian operator is hacking away at its workforce like a murderous machine, but its 'turnaround' is questionable at this stage.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/15/2019
With Fastweb poised to launch a fifth mobile network, Italian operators faced with shrinking sales are taking network sharing to a new level.
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 8/13/2019
RJio has overtaken Bharti Airtel to become India's second-largest operator. Can it challenge Vodafone Idea for the top spot?
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/12/2019
Germany's telecom incumbent has already witnessed ten years of broadband decline at the hands of cable operators. Are things about to get worse?
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By Robert Clark, 8/12/2019
Companies that use the mobile networks of the big three operators are finally becoming important in China.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/9/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: MegaFon sales grow; Austrians fret about 5G health effects; Freenet sticks to guidance.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/8/2019
The soft launch of 5G in early July was even softer than it appeared, but financial results look strong for the second quarter despite the absence of any German 5G activity.
By Robert Clark, 8/8/2019
Some of Asia's biggest telcos have had a difficult start to 2019.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/8/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Europe's regulators slam network-sharing in 'Czechia'; Nokia heads to New Zealand in latest 5G deal; MTN defies market conditions with strong Q2.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 8/7/2019
Regional operator Shentel says it plans to expand Internet access in part using LTE fixed wireless technology.
Security Now
Nuclear Plant Security Compromised by Financially Motivated Insiders
Larry Loeb, Author, 8/23/2019
Equipment at a nuclear power plant in Ukraine was used to mine cryptocurrency.
Newly Registered Domains Mean New Problems – Palo Alto
Larry Loeb, Author, 8/23/2019
Why NRDs should matter to the security community.
Broadband World News
Study Crashes Broadband's ARPU Party
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/22/2019
Findings from university researchers and The Wall Street Journal indicate that ...
FTTP or Next-Gen HFC? It's Complicated
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/21/2019
As cable operators weigh construction costs, the potential for service ...
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Prime Reading
Europe's Backhaul Black Hole Looms Above 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/18/2017
The poor availability of fiber for mobile backhaul spells trouble for some of ...
Leading Lights 2017: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/10/2017
Light Reading is proud to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights ...
G.fast Could Use a Boost
Iain Morris , International Editor , 10/13/2016
Technological progress will vastly improve the capability of G.fast technology ...
BT, Ofcom & the Battle of Britain
Iain Morris , International Editor , 8/18/2016
The structural separation of BT would not have propelled the UK up international ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Three UK has just launched a major 5G-led assault on the living room. If all goes to plan, the smallest of the country's four mobile network operators will emerge ...
Dish Network's Charlie Ergen is poised to become a major new face in the 5G market.
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