Juniper's CTO hails from Google, and is now working to steer the vendor through topics ranging from 5G to edge computing.
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.
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.
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Malaysia's fixed-line incumbent wants to be the country's only operator of a 5G network.
Fiber saturation has dampened demand this year, but the arrival of 5G means the downturn may be short-lived.
A push into bundles is not going to guarantee success for the ailing UK telco amid a blizzard of competitive and regulatory challenges.
Australia's national broadband network faces rising costs while customers remain unhappy.
Spain's fourth operator has upped its profit expectations after extending an agreement with Orange to cover the use of its 5G networks.
'We wish her all the best,' says operator, as it puts the kibosh on Leroy appointment.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google to invest in Europe; Three pumps up the bandwidth; euNetworks adds fiber in Milan and Madrid.
Three operators will bid for spectrum in Hungary's upcoming 5G auction after broadband operator Digi had its application rejected without explanation.
The head of Proximus is leaving earlier than planned amid staff protests.
The legal battle over a proposed merger between two operators shines a bad light on Australia's telecom market.
Spanish operator will retrain 6,000 employees and offload others in its latest effort to bolster financial performance.
Taiwanese authorities are mandating network sharing arrangements as they prepare for an upcoming spectrum auction.
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.
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.
The US campaign to pressure others into snubbing Huawei has had an impact in Vietnam and has now also moved underwater.
Although Huawei remains enmeshed in the US-China trade war, the company's telecom networking business continues to pick up market share.