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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 4/16/2019
The fifth-biggest US operator by sales is beating AT&T and Verizon in terms of how many jobs it cut last year, according to a recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 4/12/2019
Spending in Germany's 5G auction has now reached a point where it could hinder the rollout of next-generation mobile services.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 4/10/2019
Colt reports mixed fortunes with four trials of AI technology and predicts that humans will be needed for a long time yet.
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 4/8/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: German 5G auction latest; Huawei gear comes under further UK scrutiny; ETNO rubbishes connected-car WiFi (again); BT wins NATO deal.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 4/8/2019
Google looks likely to be first to commercial implementation of technology called space-division multiplexing (SDM) for significant bandwidth improvements.
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Says the P2P-focused agreement will help CenturyLink expand into hard-to-reach areas and augment, not replace, its global content delivery network.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 4/4/2019
Germany's spectrum auction looks set to exceed the €3 billion ($3.4 billion) threshold because of keen interest in the 2GHz band.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 4/2/2019
SDN/NFV pioneer Tetsuya Nakamura, until recently at CableLabs, has jumped ship to Amazon Web Services. Meanwhile, another SDN/NFV pioneer from CableLabs, Don Clarke, is taking time off.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 3/25/2019
A dispute over the UK's next auction of 5G spectrum could delay the rollout of 5G networks and turn ecosystem players off the UK market, according to Vodafone UK's technology boss.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 3/20/2019
A rerun of the Italian job in Germany could derail 5G plans and the country's long-term economic prospects.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 3/19/2019
The one-time enfant terrible of French mobile market has become a victim of hyper-competitive market conditions.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 3/18/2019
Facebook's new Middle Mile Infrastructure, providing fiber bandwidth to local and regional telcos, could threaten incumbents. But it's still early days yet.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 3/8/2019
Heavy Reading's optical expert Sterling Perrin discusses some of the major trends in transport network technology at this year's OFC event in San Diego.
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Russian Hacker Group TA505 Found to Be Attacker of US Financial Firms
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ADTRAN Starts 2019 With More Revenue & Customers
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