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NSN Gets Aggressive in China
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7/19/2013  |  1 comment
Undercuts Huawei and ZTE in China Mobile 4G tender
NSN's Learning Curve
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7/11/2013  |  3 comments
CTO says vendor is seeking insight and inspiration from developer competitions
Reedy Returns to Light Reading
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4/18/2013  |  11 comments
After a few months away, Sarah Reedy is back on the Light Reading team
NGMN Sets Its Mobile Agenda
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3/12/2013  |  1 comment
Four new focus areas for NGMN Alliance highlight the key challenges facing mobile network operators in 2013
iPhone 5 Is Top Euro Data Hog
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1/14/2013  |  7 comments
9:00 AM Smartphones have bigger mobile data appetites than tablets in Europe
Femto Revival Rumblings
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1/11/2013  |  6 comments
11:20 AM Signs of renewed femtocell momentum raise questions for the public access small-cell market
Europe Needs Mobile Mavericks
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1/10/2013  |  7 comments
10:00 AM Independent mobile operators needed to bridge Europe's growing data price divide, finds study
UK Kicks Off 4G Auction Process
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12/11/2012  |  Post a comment
2:35 PM Hurrah! 4G auction process gets under way today as regulator Ofcom starts taking applications
Boffins Got Talent
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11/23/2012  |  3 comments
7:05 AM A potentially significant smartphone design is just one of the winners of a contest to discover the best startups in the UK
LTE Patent Pools: Two's a Crowd
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11/5/2012  |  5 comments
10:50 AM Can two be better than one when it comes to LTE patent pools?
2012 Leading Lights Finalists: Company of the Year (Private)
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11/1/2012  |  Post a comment
5:00 AM As the countdown to the Leading Lights awards continues, it's time to look at our nine finalists for the private company of the year
Smart Grid Reality Check
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10/22/2012  |  4 comments
11:25 AM Some utility companies don't want to rely on telcos for communications networks in their smart grids
DT's Best US Exit Bet
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10/3/2012  |  2 comments
4:40 PM With MetroPCS deal, is Deutsche Telekom finally saying auf wiedersehen to its US investment?
TeliaSonera Abandons VoIP Charge
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9/25/2012  |  1 comment
10:20 AM Carrier scraps mobile VoIP charge plan, but increases data prices
Huawei's High Hopes for Handsets
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9/24/2012  |  Post a comment
7:30 AM Huawei Device chief predicts big growth, references a Windows 8 handset and hints at a potential new OS
Hope for Some 4G Harmony
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9/21/2012  |  5 comments
11:00 AM Will Mexico start a wave of 700MHz licensing that leaves the US model stranded?
Diameter Matters
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9/17/2012  |  2 comments
11:25 AM We're not talking geometry here, but the threat of LTE signaling storms
Will Sharing Ease Spectrum Shortage?
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9/4/2012  |  2 comments
8:15 AM As EC proposes spectrum-sharing policy, regulators need to get on board
Samsung's 4G Breakthrough
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8/28/2012  |  3 comments
10:40 AM Vendor adds Europe to its list of LTE conquests
Privately Speaking, Who's the Best?
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8/13/2012  |  2 comments
8:30 AM Light Reading's Leading Lights Awards is looking for the Private Company of the Year
Will 4G Voice Silence Indie Talk Apps?
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8/9/2012  |  1 comment
5:00 AM VoLTE could finally allow carriers a way to compete with popular over-the-top voice apps
Here Comes the 4G iPhone
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7/31/2012  |  6 comments
7:15 AM If the latest speculation is right, Apple will reveal its next iPhone in September
Ruckus Sticks One on Cisco
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7/30/2012  |  5 comments
11:05 AM 'I'll see you outside...'
HLR Headaches
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7/25/2012  |  1 comment
7:00 AM Are subscriber database issues going to bedevil mobile operators?
Outage Strikes O2 UK
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7/12/2012  |  10 comments
4:00 AM Loss of services provides O2 UK with a customer relationship challenge
Billing Gets Personal
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7/3/2012  |  5 comments
9:25 AM If it's Tuesday, this must be billing in Belgium…
Small Cell Spotting in London
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6/26/2012  |  1 comment
7:10 AM On a fine June day in the UK capital, I looked for small cells on lampposts
RAN Revelations
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6/18/2012  |  4 comments
12:00 PM Small cells factored big in talks about RAN technology evolution at the 3GPP
Will Vodafone Start a Mobile Coupon Craze?
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6/6/2012  |  4 comments
9:35 AM Investment in mobile coupon company looks like a good deal for Vodafone
The Two Faces of OTT
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5/31/2012  |  Post a comment
4:00 AM Like them and/or loathe them, OTT services stir up mixed emotions for mobile operators
Pain in Spain Rains on LTE Fest
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5/25/2012  |  Post a comment
8:00 AM It wasn't all doom and gloom at LTE World Summit in Barcelona, but the dire Spanish economy cast its shadow, most notably at the airport
4G: Live in London
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5/16/2012  |  3 comments
4:00 PM London's first (and only) LTE network gets caught on camera by Light Reading Mobile
Will NSN Play the Wi-Fi Field?
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5/8/2012  |  2 comments
1:00 PM After a reseller agreement with Ruckus Wireless, will NSN hedge its carrier Wi-Fi bets?
Nokia: How Low Will It Go?
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5/2/2012  |  9 comments
12:05 PM An analyst forecast for Nokia's smartphone market share looks dire
More IPO Ruckus
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5/1/2012  |  Post a comment
10:25 Ruckus Wireless has reportedly hired banks for an IPO and is poised to announce a partnership with Nokia Siemens
Nokia's Moody's Blues
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4/16/2012  |  Post a comment
5:40 PM The credit rating agency knocks Nokia down to a notch above junk
Nokia's Nightmare Scenario
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4/12/2012  |  3 comments
12:05 AM Profit warning reveals severity of threat to Nokia's emerging market strongholds
Apple Goes Patently Femto
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3/29/2012  |  8 comments
6:40 AM What does the iPhone maker want with a femtocell patent?
A 4G Pig's Ear
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3/28/2012  |  2 comments
7:20 AM The UK's LTE spectrum auction could face yet more delays
Small Change for Windows Phone Apps
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3/26/2012  |  2 comments
8:05 AM Microsoft and Nokia attempt to entice developers with investments – but is €18M enough?
Britain's Bloomin' LTE
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3/14/2012  |  2 comments
7:40 AM First green shoots appear for next-gen mobile broadband in UK
Ides of March Looms for LightSquared
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3/7/2012  |  4 comments
7:00 AM Sprint reportedly poised to pull plug on network share deal on March 15
MWC 2012: Foto Fiesta
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3/2/2012  |  2 comments
9:45 AM Michelle's unofficial Mobile World Congress slideshow
Looking for lightRadio
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3/1/2012  |  2 comments
3:00 AM Light Reading Mobile did some small cell spotting here at MWC
Small Cell Forum Drops the 'F' Word
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2/15/2012  |  2 comments
12:00 PM Goodbye, femtos. Hello, 'small cells'
MWC = Mobile Wi-Fi Congress
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2/14/2012  |  Post a comment
9:15 AM Expect a Wi-Fi renaissance in Barcelona this year
Android Signaling Storm Rises in Japan
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1/31/2012  |  5 comments
9:40 AM NTT Docomo wants to talk to Google about Android's excessive signaling traffic load
SK Sheds Light on Het Net
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1/24/2012  |  Post a comment
8:15 AM South Korean mobile operator SK Telecom explains its Het Net
Caching In on Mobile Content
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1/24/2012  |  6 comments
7:55 AM Vendors create federated CDN for mobile networks
LTE iPad Coming Soon?
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1/16/2012  |  Post a comment
9:50 AM That's what Bloomberg reports, but should operators be worried about the impact on their networks?
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Cisco: Mentoring Critical to Attract & Retain Women

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Liz Centoni, senior vice president and general manager of Cisco's Computing System Product Group, shares why mentoring in all its forms is important for women and what Cisco is doing that's made a difference for women in tech.
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Gigabit LTE With Snapdragon 835

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At an event in Wembley stadium, EE used its live network to demonstrate gigabit LTE using a Sony Xperia XZ Premium smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chip.
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Implementing Machine Intelligence With Guavus

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Guavus unites big data and machine intelligence, enabling many of the the largest service providers in the world to save money and drive measureable revenue. Learn how applying Machine Intelligence substantially reduces operational costs and in many cases can eliminate subscriber impact, meaning a better subscriber experience and higher NPS.
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Unlocking Customer Experience Insights With Machine Intelligence

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When used to analyze operational data and to drive operational decisions, machine intelligence reduces the number of tasks which require human intervention. Guavus invested in Machine Intelligence early. Learn about the difference between Machine Learning and Machine Intelligence.
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Verizon VP Talks Network, Career Planning

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Heidi Hemmer, vice president of Technology, Strategy & Planning at Verizon, shares how bold bets and the future of tech define her career.
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Masergy's NFV Journey

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Ray Watson, vice president of global technology at Masergy, discusses the advantages and challenges in entering the still-maturing NFV market for the past three years.
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Mavenir on RCS Cloud Platform & Multi-ID

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Guillaume Le Mener, head of marketing and corporate development at Mavenir, discussed RCS and the recent launch of Multi-ID, which supports T-Mobile's DIGITS, the revolutionary new technology that breaks down the limitation of one number per phone and one phone per number.
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ADTRAN Executive Outlines Trends in Next-Generation 10-Gigabit Cable Networks

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Hossam Salib, VP of Cable and Wireless Strategy at ADTRAN, outlines key trends as MSOs begin to deploy next-generation Gigabit and 10-Gigabit cable networks. In the interview, Hossam outlines the advantages of a Fiber Deep architecture, FTTH options including EPON and RFoG, and the importance of SDN and NFV in building next-generation high-bandwidth cable networks.
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Global Capacity: Bandwidth Demand Driving Ethernet Growth

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At Light Reading's Big Communications Event in Austin, Texas, Global Capacity's VP of Marketing Mary Stanhope talks about how the demand for bandwidth is changing the way service providers deliver broadband services.
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Colt's Services Chief on Digital Delivery

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Rogier Bronsgeest, the chief customer experience officer (chief CEO!) at Colt, discusses the way in which the service provider interacts with its customers these days and his aggressive net promoter score (NPS) targets.
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BT VP: Women Should Fill Security Talent Gap

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By 2020 there will be six security jobs for every qualified worker, and Kate Kuehn, vice president of Security for BT in the Americas, says BT wants to encourage women to fill the shortage in jobs.
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Colt Sales Exec on Services Trends

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Colt's sales director for enterprise, James Kershaw, sheds some light on the services currently in demand and how network upgrades are influencing customer demand.
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