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Leading Lights 2019 Finalists: Most Innovative Automation Strategy
News Analysis | 4/30/2019

India's Reliance Jio and Japan's Rakuten make this year's shortlist for Most Innovative Automation Strategy.

ZTE Returns to Profit Despite Sales Slump
News Analysis | 4/29/2019

A fourth consecutive decline in quarterly sales at ZTE is a troubling sign for the Chinese vendor's supporters.

Eurobites: UK Fiber Challenger Looks to Raise £1B for Network Buildout
News Analysis | 4/29/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Exponential-e teams up on data storage; small-cells M&A; T-Systems goes all-in with Azure; China's ambassador to UK sticks up for Huawei.

Nokia Suffers 5G Blues in Q1, Stock Slumps
News Analysis | 4/25/2019

When the CEO and CFO say the quarter was 'weak,' you know it was bad: investors agreed.

Leading Lights 2019 Finalists: Most Innovative Business Cloud Service
The Philter | 4/23/2019

Colt Technology Services, Comcast Business and Vonage all had stand-out cloud service offerings for business customers in the past 12 months.

DriveNets Boasts Cloud-Native Router Breakthrough
News Analysis | 4/17/2019

Israeli startup claims to be first to market with a disaggregated router that supports 400G-per-port throughput as it courts major telcos and takes on the router establishment.

Who Else Should Be in the Light Reading Hall of Fame?
News Analysis | 4/16/2019

Know your role. Take our poll. Help our editors finish arguing which set of executives, inventors and luminaries will be among this year's inductees into the Light Reading Hall of Fame.

Google Fiber to Pay $3.84M to Clean Up Mess It Left in Louisville
News Analysis | 4/16/2019

Google Fiber ceased service on Monday following decision to exit the market because of technical issues discovered with shallow trenching techniques it used there.

Eurobites: Deutsche Telekom, BMW Try to Steer German Govt Away From Connected-Car WiFi
News Analysis | 4/16/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: German auction latest; US takes 'softer' approach on Huawei front; how the Notre-Dame fire confused YouTube's algorithm.

Huawei Tips Carrier Kit Sales to Rebound
News Analysis | 4/16/2019

Chinese equipment giant forecasts double-digit growth in revenues at its carrier business this year after a slight decline in 2018.

Eurobites: Germany Holds Door Open for Huawei
News Analysis | 4/15/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: CityFibre loses legal challenge; Video-streaming giants come under the UK regulatory microscope; new boss for Swisscom's blockchain unit.

Leading Lights 2019: The Finalists
News Analysis | 4/10/2019

Light Reading is delighted – nay, pumped – to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights Awards program, which is now in its 15th year.

Colt's AI Trials Provide Good News for Humans
News Analysis | 4/10/2019

Colt reports mixed fortunes with four trials of AI technology and predicts that humans will be needed for a long time yet.

Eurobites: Swisscom Edges Closer to Europe's First Major 5G Launch
News Analysis | 4/10/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: EU 1, Qualcomm 0; WiFi-versus-5G-in-cars tussle takes unexpected turn; Telefónica targets IoT security.

Eurobites: Telenor Buys DNA for Finnish Foray
News Analysis | 4/9/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telekom Srbija and Ericsson virtualize the core; Cisco scores in Italy and France; Vodafone Egypt goes with Red Hat for cloud-based customer service upgrade; Three UK calls on Callsign for fraud prevention.

Eurobites: Virgin Media Mulls Wholesale Access Offer as UK Fiber Market Heats Up
News Analysis | 4/8/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: German 5G auction latest; Huawei gear comes under further UK scrutiny; ETNO rubbishes connected-car WiFi (again); BT wins NATO deal.

Google Sets Sail for Bandwidth Breakthrough
News Analysis | 4/8/2019

Google looks likely to be first to commercial implementation of technology called space-division multiplexing (SDM) for significant bandwidth improvements.

Huawei 5G Ban May Cost UK £7B, Say Telcos in Panicky Report
News Analysis | 4/5/2019

A panicky report from the UK's mobile network operators seems to overstate the impact of banning Huawei on the UK economy.

AT&T: White Boxes Online in Toronto & London – 76 Countries & 400G Planned
News Analysis | 4/4/2019

AT&T already has white box networking deployed in Toronto and London, with a lot more to come, says CTO Andre Fuetsch.

Meet Verizon's New Network Team
News Analysis | 4/3/2019

Verizon is embarking on a new corporate structure that unifies its wireless and wireline network operations. Here's a look at some of the operator's top executives, and their organizational relationships, in Verizon's new network division.

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