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Eurobites: Nokia Wins on Two Fronts in Egypt
News Analysis | 2/28/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ooredoo seeks AI boost for 5G rollout; Sunrise-Liberty deal agreed; BT creates jobs; IoT and athletic performance.

AT&T & Microsoft Team at the Edge
News Analysis | 2/26/2019

By delivering Microsoft Azure cloud services closer to the edge, AT&T aims to reduce latency and improve user experience for enterprise sites.

Ericsson on Hook for $350M Payment to VEON After BSS Cock-Up
News Analysis | 2/26/2019

Swedish vendor forced to cough up after scrapping an IT product that VEON had been using.

Turkcell CEO: US Fear of Chinese AI Fuels Anti-Huawei Campaign
News Analysis | 2/26/2019

Boss of Turkish mobile operator comes out in support of Huawei and blames a tech arms race between the US and China for the backlash.

TIP Turns Three, Celebrates Production-Ready Mobile Network Technologies
News Analysis | 2/25/2019

TIP demonstrates mobile network technologies moving out of the research phase and into the production stage at MWC.

Vodafone Deal a 'Huge Step' for Sedona Systems
News Analysis | 2/21/2019

Transport network visibility and multivendor management startup Sedona has landed a breakthrough deal with Vodafone Group, adding to its Tier 1 successes.

Europe's Telcos Less Tight-Fisted Than Yanks
News Analysis | 2/21/2019

Europe is way behind in the development of 5G networks, say regional critics, but its big operators invest more of their revenues in capital expenditure than the Americans do.

Huawei Bullish on Better Carrier Sales Growth in 2019
News Analysis | 2/20/2019

Despite the current security-related concerns, the head of Huawei's carrier business group expects revenues to grow faster in 2019 than in the past two years thanks to early 5G revenues.

Virtualization Can Mine New Revenues From Gateways & Modems, Startup Says
News Analysis | 2/20/2019

Israel-based Inango claims its cloud/client 'Virtual Services' platform can enable service providers to layer on and sell additional services via memory-starved, in-home devices.

Nearly 12% of Global Mobile Data to Ride 5G Networks by 2022 – Cisco Study
News Analysis | 2/19/2019

5G will also represent about 3.4% of global connections by 2022 as 4G continues to dominate but begins to taper off as 5G activity picks up.

LeoSat CEO Envisions a High-Capacity, Low-Latency Backbone... in Space!
CxO Spotlight | 2/18/2019

But to get that global vision off the ground (literally), LeoSat must piece together a plan that spans technology, secures funding and cuts through a heap of regulatory red tape.

Cloud-Native Router Startup DriveNets Banks $110M, Takes On Cisco et al.
News Analysis | 2/15/2019

Vendor already has Tier 1 traction, a founder with track record of disruption, the backing of Bessemer and has Cisco, Juniper, Huawei and Nokia in its sights.

Eurobites: MTN Uganda CEO Deported
News Analysis | 2/15/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefónica improves its network visibility with Ixia; Telia's Uzbek fine fallout keeps falling out; DriveNets raises $110 million.

Eurobites: Prosecutors Name Former BT Execs in Global Services Fraud Probe
News Analysis | 2/14/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Brussels busy on digital commerce, copyright laws; Nokia plans AI hubs; the app that tracks Saudi women.

Turkcell Leaps to Huawei's Defense
News Analysis | 2/6/2019

Turkish mobile operator describes claims against Huawei as 'uncorroborated' and says it will continue its relationship with the Chinese vendor.

Turkcell Races to Network Virtualization Deadline
News Analysis | 2/6/2019

Turkcell had bold plans to virtualize 40% of its network by 2019. How's it doing?

Eurobites: Beeline Beefs Up BSS With Amdocs in Russia
News Analysis | 2/5/2019

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: VEON to buy remaining shares in GTH subsidiary; Zain taps Nokia's massive MIMO; Danes expel Huawei pair.

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