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Juniper CTO Talks About the Company's 5G Aspirations

Juniper's CTO hails from Google, and is now working to steer the vendor through topics ranging from 5G to edge computing.

M&A Creeps Up on Edge Computing Players

While edge computing in the mobile and 5G space remains a nascent area, companies such as Intel, EQT, SBA and EdgeConneX are all linked to deals or merger-and-acquisition chatter in this burgeoning sector.

Startup Celona Targets Private LTE & 5G for Enterprise

Celona, a startup stemming from CommScope's purchase of Ruckus, is targeting the market for enterprises building their own private 5G and LTE wireless networks, eschewing WiFi.

Key Takeaways From 5G Transport & the Edge

What were some of the key takeaways from Light Reading's 5G Transport & the Edge event in New York City? Two sober (just) editors chew the fat...

TM Pitches to Build Malaysia's National 5G Network

Malaysia's fixed-line incumbent wants to be the country's only operator of a 5G network.

China Optical Vendors Take a Hit From Fiber Glut

Fiber saturation has dampened demand this year, but the arrival of 5G means the downturn may be short-lived.

BT gives convergence another bash, but 'Halo' looks far from heavenly

A push into bundles is not going to guarantee success for the ailing UK telco amid a blizzard of competitive and regulatory challenges.

NBN faces penalties but deeper issues can't be fixed

Australia's national broadband network faces rising costs while customers remain unhappy.

Másmóvil Investors Bullish on Orange 5G Deal

Spain's fourth operator has upped its profit expectations after extending an agreement with Orange to cover the use of its 5G networks.

Dutch Ditch Dominique: KPN Gives Leroy the Kiss-Off

'We wish her all the best,' says operator, as it puts the kibosh on Leroy appointment.

Eurobites: Proximus Boss Reportedly Investigated for Insider Trading

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google to invest in Europe; Three pumps up the bandwidth; euNetworks adds fiber in Milan and Madrid.

Hungary Bars Digi From 5G Auction

Three operators will bid for spectrum in Hungary's upcoming 5G auction after broadband operator Digi had its application rejected without explanation.

Departing Proximus CEO Frogmarched Out to Chorus of Staff Boos

The head of Proximus is leaving earlier than planned amid staff protests.

Australia's TPG Had No 5G Plan. Does Anyone?

The legal battle over a proposed merger between two operators shines a bad light on Australia's telecom market.

Telefónica to Spend €1.6B on Workforce Makeover

Spanish operator will retrain 6,000 employees and offload others in its latest effort to bolster financial performance.

Taiwan Finalizes 5G Network Sharing Arrangements

Taiwanese authorities are mandating network sharing arrangements as they prepare for an upcoming spectrum auction.

Eurobites: Telefónica to Wield Jobs Ax Again – Report

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Soros considers sale of Hyperoptic stake; BT unleashes its drone killer; Nevion 5G virtualization project bags EU grant.

Fastweb, Wind Tre take 5G network sharing to the limit

A 5G network-sharing agreement between the Italian operators could help to validate network slicing and provide a new paradigm for Europe's ailing service providers.

Pressure on Huawei Shifts Closer to Home

The US campaign to pressure others into snubbing Huawei has had an impact in Vietnam and has now also moved underwater.

Huawei's Share of the Global Telecom Market Keeps Growing

Although Huawei remains enmeshed in the US-China trade war, the company's telecom networking business continues to pick up market share.

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