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By Iain Morris, News Editor, 3/3/2015
Keen to realize economies of scale and improve customer services through further outsourcing of its network management activities, Orange is now considering its ...
By Michelle Donegan, 3/3/2015
BARCELONA -- Mobile World Congress 2015 -- The morning keynote session on "The Road to 5G" was filled with such heady, futuristic visions from operators, vendors and ...
By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 3/3/2015
BARCELONA -- Mobile World Congress 2015 -- With release five, focused on rural markets, the Small Cell Forum has completed its release program for small cell use ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 3/3/2015
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deutsche Telekom begins move to New IP; CityFibre plans Edinburgh network; deadline set for Danish merger decision.
By Michelle Donegan, 3/2/2015
BARCELONA -- Mobile World Congress 2015 -- As the GSMA's Mobile Connect digital identity and authentication service begins to take off, European operators stressed ...
By Michelle Donegan, 3/2/2015
BARCELONA -- Mobile World Congress 2015 -- AT&T's aspirations for the Internet of Things (IoT) knows no bounds, as Ralph de la Vega, president and CEO of AT&T ...
By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 3/2/2015
T-Mobile is planning to deploy LTE-Unlicensed in small cells by the end of the year, but it doesn't see the mini-RANs as more than a niche play in its broader network ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 3/2/2015
BARCELONA -- Mobile World Congress 2015 -- Cisco is to rebadge and resell the entire wireless small cell portfolio of specialist vendor SpiderCloud, the two companies ...
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 3/2/2015
BARCELONA -- Mobile World Congress -- Telefónica has unveiled plans to launch superfast 4G services by combining spectrum in three separate frequency bands as an ...
By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 3/1/2015
BARCELONA -- Mobile World Congress -- SDN and NFV, followed closely by the Internet of Things and 5G, are slated to be the biggest topics of discussion when the doors ...
By Gagandeep Kaur, 2/27/2015
Due to get underway next week, India's biggest-ever spectrum auction is likely to witness some aggressive bidding by players keen to satisfy Indian consumers' growing ...
By Sarah Thomas, Editorial Operations Director, 2/27/2015
Verizon is making important technology moves both at home and overseas. The carrier will be the first to deploy Ericsson's Radio Dot small cell system in the US and ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 2/25/2015
Sprint is said to be planning a major network expansion, adding over 9,000 new cell sites around the US to expand and bolster its 4G LTE and 3G CDMA coverage.
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Check out Light Reading's interview with Jay Samit, the newly appointed CEO of publicly traded SeaChange International Inc. With a resume that includes Sony, EMI, and Universal, Samit brings a reputation as an entrepreneur and a disruptor to his new role at the video solutions company. Hear what he had to say about the opportunities in video, as well as the outlook for cable, telco, OTT and mobile service providers.
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Ericsson CEO Talks Telco Data Center Tech

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At Mobile World Congress, Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg discusses telco data center technology, business models, small cells and more.
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EXCLUSIVE: Cisco's Chambers on Reinvention

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Light Reading CEO Steve Saunders talks transformation and virtualization – including Light Reading's independent testing of the vendor's virtualization solutions – with Cisco CEO John Chambers at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
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The Three Cs of MWC15

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My visit to this year's Mobile World Congress is going to dominated by three Cs – cloud, cells and coffee.
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Huawei Shares Its Vision of the Future of Mobile Networks Innovations

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Mobile broadband is changing our lives. It's reshaping the Internet, industry, and society. It allows us to freely connect with one another anytime, anywhere. At this year's Mobile World Congress, Huawei will share its latest insights and newest ideas and technologies that will shape the future of MBB. They will showcase their end-to-end MBB solutions that will ...
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Accelerate Digitizing, Boost Digital Business

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A new digital revolution is leading us to a better connected world. Together with millions of digital partners, Huawei will help CSPs to build their digital service ecosystem and aggregate a wide variety of digital services. In this video, we find out how Huawei is going to help CSPs implement digital operations.
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The Secret Recipe to Enabling Hyper-Growth Industries

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With a number of successful cases on network capability exposure, Huawei is going to share the secret recipe to enabling hyper-growth markets with a step-by-step approach.
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BTE 2015 Is Bigger & Even Better

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This year's Big Telecom Event (BTE) in Chicago is going to provide more opportunities than ever for networking, getting to grips with key industry challenges and opportunities and, equally as important, having some fun.
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Light Reading ICT Leaders Roundtable at MWC 2015

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On Sunday March 1, 2015, Light Reading will host an ICT Leaders Roundtable in partnership with Huawei. At this half-day event, CIOs, analysts and researchers will discuss key industry trends like virtualization in the cloud with a specific focus on new business models. Located at the luxurious Renaissance Hotel near the Fira Barcelona, space is limited so please ...
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Going Green in 2015

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Energy efficiency is set to be an incredibly hot topic in the telecom industry this year.
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SDN & NFV: Where Are We Going From Here?

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Vitesse Semiconductor CTO Martin Nuss gives his perspective on why SDN and NFV should be tightly interconnected and how he sees the industry moving forward.
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Time for Gigabit Europe?

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Gigabit broadband networks are springing up all around the US and they'll soon become more commonplace in Europe.
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Brocade Brings New IP Vision to 2020 Vision Executive Summit

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In December 2014, Light Reading gathered 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, Brocade's Kelly Herrell shared his company's strategy at ...
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