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How CSPs Must Change
Column | 12/29/2017

With the traditional operator business dying, CSPs must adopt new operating models to deliver digital services.

5G Is Official: First 3GPP Specs Approved
News Analysis | 12/21/2017

In what could herald an even more intense marketing land-grab, the first official 'early drop' non-standalone 5G NR specifications are approved at the 3GPP's RAN 78 meeting in Lisbon.

WiCipedia: Cryptocurrency & a Sexism Code Word
WiCipedia | 12/15/2017

This week in our WiC roundup: Where are the women in cryptocurrency?; female CEOs tell tales of being pushed out of tech; international telecom companies make big moves for women; and more.

ETSI's 'Zero Touch' Group Issues Telco Automation White Paper
News Analysis | 12/14/2017

ETSI gives birth to its Zero Touch Network and Service Management group and issues a telco-authored white paper on 'the necessity and benefit of automating network and service operation in next-generation networks.'

Cloudy With a Chance of Automation: Telecom in 2018
News Analysis | 12/12/2017

What does 2018 hold in store for the telecom sector? We asked our own editors and analysts, and gathered up a few third-party forecasts as well.

Cryptocurrency Startup Courts Telcos, Launches ICO
News Analysis | 12/12/2017

Telcoin is hoping to raise funds from an initial coin offering as it seeks telco partners that will use its cryptocurrency as part of their mobile money services.

Eurobites: Ericsson Restates Its Financials, Warns of Impairment Charges
News Analysis | 12/8/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone abandons Maltese merger; Sheffield sticks the knife into Uber; Türk Telekom's TV ambitions.

B/OSS Transformation Defies IT Budget Cuts
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 12/7/2017

The most recent Thought Leadership Council survey finds that business/operations support system (B/OSS) transformation will be an important focus for service providers in the coming years.

Equinix Makes a Major Global Cloud Play
News Analysis | 12/4/2017

Expanded Equinix Cloud Exchange gives enterprises almost on-demand access to cloud players and interconnections that are part of its ecosystem.

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