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Key developments related to the 3G sector, including HSPA.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/29/2015
The Advanced Wireless Services-3 (AWS-3) auction closed at $44.89 billion in total bids Thursday. The FCC had set an initial reserve price of $10 billion. At ...
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 1/29/2015
Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri has insisted the outlook for intellectual property licensing has not weakened amid investor concern about a sharp fall in operating margins at ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/29/2015
Google may not be a mobile operator just yet but its wireless ambitions already extend to the as-yet-unwritten 5G standard.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/28/2015
AT&T says that it is heavily focused on its recent Mexican acquisitions into its portfolio in 2015 and beyond.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 1/27/2015
Ericsson's global scale helped it cushion the blow of an ongoing capex squeeze in North America, its largest geographic market by sales, in the fourth quarter and ...
By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 1/26/2015
Amdocs and ip.access are joining forces to help bolster their status in enterprise small cells.
By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 1/26/2015
AT&T is expanding its reach south of the border once again, this time spending $1.875 billion to acquire Nextel Mexico from NII Holdings. It will merge the operator's ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/26/2015
Wireless startup Altiostar has grabbed another $50 million in funding.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/22/2015
Verizon's CFO appears to have confirmed reports that Google will become a wireless competitor by offering its own commercial mobile services, using Sprint and ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/21/2015
One way or another Google intends to deliver Internet from the sky above to people across the world.
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By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 1/21/2015
Elephant Talk has some earned some early validation for SDN and NFV and its own virtualized platform, as it announces Wednesday that it is fully managing Vodafone ...
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Vodafone Exec Joins Elephant Talk as Co-President
Thursday, January 29, 2015
AT&T Dials Up Unlimited Calling to Mexico
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Asiacell Enhances 3G in Iraq
Monday, January 5, 2015
EE Unveils Its Micro Network Plan
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
AlcaLu, Ooredoo Do 400G
Monday, December 1, 2014
RootMetrics: Sprint Ranked Last in Wireless in Kansas City
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Nokia Lays Out Financial, Strategic Plans
Friday, November 14, 2014
AT&T to Buy Iusacell, Plans Lower Capex For 2015
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Ericsson Wins €80M Deal With eircom
Friday, October 3, 2014
Intel Buys $1.5B Stake in Chinese Chip Firm
Friday, September 26, 2014
Belgacom Deploys Cisco Mobile Packet Core
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Nokia Networks Offers OSS-as-a-Service
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
AllSeen Announces New Members
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Prime Reading
Small Cell Movers & Shakers: Update
Sarah Thomas , Editorial Operations Director , 12/26/2014
It's been a year of major change for small cells and those championing them, so ...
Stephen Bye: Sprint's Network Visionary
Sarah Thomas , Editorial Operations Director , 3/19/2014
Sprint CTO Stephen Bye has a huge network challenge ahead of him and a new ...
Why WiFi-First Works for Wireless
Sarah Thomas , Editorial Operations Director , 12/30/2013
Republic Wireless, Scratch Wireless, and other new entrants are showing there's ...
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Weekly Executive Interview
Join us live for Light Reading's interview with Jay Samit, the newly appointed CEO of publicly traded SeaChange International Inc. With a resume that includes Sony, EMI, Universal, Intel and Microsoft, Samit brings a reputation as an entrepreneur and a disruptor to his new role at the video solutions company. Hear what he has to say about the opportunities in video, as well as the outlook for cable, telco, OTT and mobile service providers.
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Dr. Dong Sun Talks About Carriers' Digital Transformation & Huawei’s Telco OS

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Dr. Dong Sun, Chief Architect of Digital Transformation Solutions at Huawei, discusses how telecom operators can become digital ecosystem enablers and deliver optimal user experiences that are in real-time, on-demand, all-online, DIY and social (ROADS).
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Huawei's Chief Network Architect Talks about Network Experience & Operators’ Strategies

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In the digital age, network experience has become the primary productivity especially for telecom operators. In this video, Wenshuan Dang, Huawei’s Chief Network Architect, discusses how carriers can tackle the challenge of infrastructure complexity in order to enhance business agility and improve user experience.
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The Rise of Virtual CPE

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As NFV strategies evolve from tests and trials to production telco networks, expect to hear a lot about virtual CPE (customer premises equipment) rollouts during 2015.
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Optical Is Hot in 2015

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Optical comms technology underpins the whole communications sector and there are some really hot trends set for 2015.
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Policy Control in the Fast Lane

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What's making policy control strategic in 2015 and beyond? Amdocs talks with Heavy Reading's Graham Finnie about the key factors driving change in the data services landscape. Find out what his policy management research reveals about the road ahead for policy control – and sign up for
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Highlights From the 2020 Vision Executive Summit

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In December 2014, Light Reading brought together telecom executives in Reykjavik, Iceland to discuss their vision for high-capacity networks through the end of the decade. The intimate, interactive meeting was set against the backdrop of Iceland's spectacular natural beauty. As one of the event's founding sponsors, Cisco's Doug Webster shared his company's ...
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Pay-TV Partner Harmonic, Helping Carriers Accelerate 4K Video Deployment with Huawei

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At IBC, Peter Alexander, Senior Vice President & CMO at Harmonic, speaks about the growing interest in pay-TV service and its branching into multiple devices.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Sony Marketing Director Olivier Bovis Discusses the Outlook for 4K and Cooperation With Huawei at IBC 2014

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At IBC, Olivier Bovis, Marketing Director of Sony, speaks about the coming of the 4K era.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Pay-TV Partner Envivio, Helping Carriers Accelerate 4K Video Deployment

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At IBC, Olivier Bovis, Marketing Director of Sony, speaks about the coming of the 4K era.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Pay-TV's Networked Future

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At IBC, Jeff Heynen, Principal Analyst at Infonetics, speaks about the future of the pay-TV industry and its transition.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Jeff Heynen: Distributed Access Will Help MSOs Compete in the Future

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At IBC, Jeff Heynen, Principal Analyst at Infonetics, speaks about moving to distributed access and the future trend of cable business.
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Cisco Talks Transformation

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In December 2014, Steve Saunders sat down with Cisco VP of Products & Solutions Marketing Doug Webster at Light Reading's 2020 Vision executive summit in Reykjavik, Iceland. They spoke about Cisco's approach to network virtualization as well as how service providers can begin to monetize high-capacity networks through the end of the decade.
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