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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 Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 3/25/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: new UK FTTH player raises £75 million; EU encourages data sharing, says no to US-led Huawei gear ban; Abu Dhabi hub targets UK startups.
By Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, Light Reading, 3/25/2019
Consumers are increasingly seeking simple, easily searchable and personalized viewing experiences anywhere, everywhere and all in one place.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 3/25/2019
Though Mist Systems provides managed WiFi, Juniper said the company stands out by delivering network simplification and automation to enterprises and service providers.
By Phil Harvey, US News Editor, 3/22/2019
In this podcast, Light Reading's Alan Breznick interviews US Ignite's Mari Silbey. Silbey, a former Light Reading editor, talks about bringing local governments and tech companies together to share smart city plans, infrastructure needs and new applications.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 3/22/2019
ACA has joined a growing list of industry companies and organizations that have dropped 'cable' from their names.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 3/22/2019
Cox, an X1 syndication partner, says it expects to debut its new streaming product for broadband-only customers in the next couple of months.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 3/22/2019
A field test shows that both Verizon and T-Mobile phones carrying the same technology are slightly faster than AT&T's '5G E' phones.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 3/22/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: MEC and the connected car; Ericsson wants Poles to get their 5G act together; Deutsche Telekom teams up with EWE on €2 billion fiber rollout.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 3/22/2019
Annual report references 'compliance issues' at former Alcatel-Lucent business that could have criminal and financial implications.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 3/22/2019
Vodafone will likely offer concessions if European Union regulators trigger a warning about the possible anti-competitive effects of the proposed transaction.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 3/22/2019
This week in our WiC roundup: Google announces that it underpaid men, not women; female founders fall harder when dethroned; Saudi Arabia espouses equality and gender balance; and more.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 3/21/2019
Vermont's VTel said it's replacing some Huawei equipment in its wireless network with gear from Ericsson. But this raises the question: Should the US government pay for others to make the same switch?
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Facebook Exposes Millions of Unencrypted User Passwords
Larry Loeb, Author, 3/22/2019
It's an internal matter – but it could affect millions of the social ...
FIN7 Resurfaces With New Malware Techniques
Larry Loeb, Author, 3/22/2019
The FIN7 group of cyber criminals is still going strong.
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ISP Opinion: Bring Back Net Neutrality Now
3/22/2019
Shrihari Pandit, president and CEO of 24-year-old Stealth Communications, shares ...
CSPs Plug in to Electric SaaS with Shields Energy Solution
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 3/21/2019
Shields Energy's cloud-based IoT subscription service monitors power usage for ...
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By Simon Stanley, 1/2/2019
Developing an open architecture for domain-specific accelerators could empower service providers to accelerate edge computing and related applications.
CORD and VCO: Paths to the Next Generation Central Office
March 2019
The CORD AND VCO Report examines the NGCO phenomenon, prominently including the progress of CORD and the emergence of VCO as operator open-source reference designs
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An SD-WAN Overview: Issues and Prospects
February 2019
An SD-WAN Overview: Issues and Prospects provides an overview and reviews significant issues in relation to the emergence of SD-WAN. It looks at the meaning of SD-WAN, its major drivers and benefits, and the structure of the market and its participants – especially between software and hardware vendors and service providers (SPs).
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The Rise of PAM4 and 64QAM: A Competitive Analysis of Optical Modules & Components
February 2019
The Rise of PAM4 and 64QAM: A Competitive Analysis of Optical Modules & Components identifies key networking, optical module, and semiconductor technologies, and details their application to 25G, 100G, 200G, 400G, and 600G ports, identifying and analyzing the full spectrum of vendors developing optical modules and components.
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Prime Reading
Europe's Big Telcos Are Getting Edgy About 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/13/2019
Virtual dodgeball will not happen unless operators cut mobile latency, but that ...
Open Conflict Over Open RAN
Iain Morris , International Editor , 2/14/2019
Accusations that big kit vendors tried to throttle developments show open RAN ...
Not Business as Usual: Open Source Changes IT Operations
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 1/11/2019
Open source doesn't just change software: It changes how IT does its job.
Taking It Slow: Enterprises Use Open Source, but Are Cautious About Contributing
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 1/9/2019
Enterprises are still mostly open source consumers rather than contributors to ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
The path to 5G networks requires service providers and their technology suppliers change how they operate, but not all at once. They need to understand how and where ...
Ericsson isn't shy about how big of an opportunity it sees in Industrial IoT. And, following a few years of restructuring and tightening its focus, Ericsson now takes ...
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