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By Iain Morris, News Editor, 3/12/2018
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By Light Reading, 3/9/2018
Steve Bell, analyst for Heavy Reading, discusses the focus on smart city, industrial and connected car applications for the IoT market at this year's MWC. Bell explains the challenges operators are facing as smart cities grow, and the need for a transition to analytics and value-added services in advancing the IoT market.
By John English, Senior Manager, Service Provider Solutions, NETSCOUT, 3/5/2018
Operators are getting closer to the edge -- the network edge, that is. Mobile edge computing, or multi-access edge computing as it's now being referred to, has ...
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 3/2/2018
Has Mobile World Congress hit its peak? That's the question the show's organizer, the GSM Association, and others will be asking today as news emerged that around ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 2/26/2018
BARCELONA -- MWC 2018 -- When Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri hinted at an "out of this world" deal with Vodafone during a media briefing here on Sunday (a.k.a. "Day 0"), many ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 2/16/2018
The Broadband Forum has a new project underway with Japanese operator NTT to optimize passive optical networks to support future 5G wireless services.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 2/13/2018
Ovum's Head of IoT, Alexandra Rehak, uncovers the hot IoT topics for MWC, including LPWAN commercialization, use cases for 5G, the use of artificial intelligence in IoT deployments and more.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 2/6/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica and Huawei test 5G-V2X; Nokia tries out LPWA tech for French power giant; Orange turns to Check Point for device ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 1/30/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ireland's Openet scores in the Philippines; say hello to Hoopo; Deutsche Telekom puts the joy into parking.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 1/26/2018
Intel revealed a blowout fourth quarter on Thursday but the shadow of the major security vulnerabilities discovered in its CPUs at the beginning of the year was still ...
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 1/25/2018
Orange Deputy CEO Gervais Pellissier has warned Ericsson, Huawei and Nokia they should not expect to mop up the 5G contracts when it starts rolling out the ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 1/25/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deutsche Telekom and friends claim 5G breakthrough; Vodafone in cellular-V2X tests; Nokia touts MulteFire small cell.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 1/24/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson's on the (autonomous) buses; Qualcomm hit by EU fine; Vodafone strengthens its board.
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