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What to Expect at MWC 2017
Shades of Ray | 1/31/2017

5G is set to dominate as the key buzz term at this year's Mobile World Congress but there are other pressing 4G matters to address.

AT&T: Prepping for the 5G World
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 1/30/2017

AT&T's Tom Keathley discusses the carrier's evolving plans for developing, testing and deploying 5G wireless services over the next few years.

Eurobites: Nokia & Orange Firm Up 5G Collaboration
News Analysis | 1/30/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Orange free to sell BT stake; SAP slaps Trump over travel restrictions; game on for TV sports rights.

Keysight Unlocks Ixia Takeover Deal With $1.6B in Cash
News Analysis | 1/30/2017

Keysight says the deal will enhance its test and measurement opportunities in 5G, IoT, security, application performance monitoring and network visibility.

'Troubled' Intel Rakes in the Dough
News Analysis | 1/27/2017

The chip company reported record quarterly and annual revenue, despite being in the middle of a major transformation it embarked upon in 2016 in response to the slow dissolution of its bread-and-butter enterprise business.

Comcast Kicks A$$, Earns $80B in 2016
News Analysis | 1/26/2017

It's good to be in cable, especially if you're Comcast.

Loss-Making Ericsson Still Short on Vision
News Analysis | 1/26/2017

New CEO Börje Ekholm says Ericsson must become more profitable if it is to flourish in the long run but admits he is still formulating his strategic vision.

Qualcomm Pooh-Poohs Apple Lawsuits
News Analysis | 1/26/2017

During Qualcomm's Q1 analyst call, company execs quickly got the particulars of the quarterly report out of the way in order to respond to Apple's legal onslaught against it, which included not one but two new lawsuits filed in China.

Asiabites: Samsung Hogs the Headlines
News Analysis | 1/25/2017

There's plenty going on in Asia/Pacific these days, but the past week has been dominated by Samsung's ups and downs.

Eurobites: Vodafone's Kabel Deutschland Wins Retrial in DT Ducts Case
News Analysis | 1/25/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Finnish providers asked to cap their wholesale prices; FTTH Council Europe counts the cost of fiber; Microsoft quashes Brexit fears.

Verizon Uses Fios as Shiny Object in Q4
News Analysis | 1/24/2017

There was a time when it looked like Verizon might give up on Fios, but the telco is once again touting fiber to the home as a success story.

Verizon Looks Ahead to 5G as 4G Competition Affects Q4
News Analysis | 1/24/2017

Verizon capex expectations for 2017 are in the flat to down range as CFO predicts 2017 revenue will be consistent with 2016.

'Teflon' Samsung Defies Odds to Boost Profits
News Analysis | 1/24/2017

The South Korean electronics giant has held up remarkably well in the face of exploding phablets and a bribery scandal.

Eurobites: UK PM Promises Big Bucks for 5G
News Analysis | 1/23/2017

Also in today's guaranteed alternative-fact-free edition of the EMEA regional roundup: Infinera does DWDM in western Europe; Nokia and SKT get mission-critical in Poland; Sky focuses on original content; UK fiber moves.

Is Pai Filling FCC Role?
News Analysis | 1/20/2017

There are only three FCC Commissioners today, and rumor has it that one of them could soon be the new Chairman.

Eurobites: Orange Ties Up Telematics With Viasat
News Analysis | 1/19/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Facebook to build data center in Denmark; Telenor predicts social media fatigue; Sky Deutschland signs back-up deal.

Nokia CTO: 2017 Is the Year 5G Gets in the Field
News Analysis | 1/19/2017

Checking in with Nokia's North American CTO on 'iconic projects' moving 5G forward in 2017.

Cable Has One Thing Verizon Needs
MariNation | 1/17/2017

Verizon buying Comcast or Charter? Preposterous! Except...

Growing Pains Will Force Telcos to Shape Up
Morris Lore | 1/17/2017

In a no-growth future, service providers will need to focus more keenly on cost savings and efficiency gains.

Qualcomm Study Predicts 5G Will Create 22M Jobs by 2035
News Analysis | 1/17/2017

But how will these jobs be distributed globally?

10 Key Tasks for Ericsson's New CEO
Shades of Ray | 1/16/2017

Börje Ekholm started his new job as the CEO of Ericsson today – here are 10 things I'd like to see in his first 10 weeks at the helm of the Swedish giant.

Ciscosson Scores Telco Cloud Deal Down Under
News Analysis | 1/16/2017

Partners Cisco and Ericsson are to build a distributed telco cloud architecture for Vodafone Hutchison Australia and it's a deployment likely to attract a lot of attention.

South Korea Seeks Warrant for Samsung Vice Chairman's Arrest
News Analysis | 1/16/2017

South Korean investigators want to arrest Samsung's de-facto boss in a corruption probe.

DT, EE, Orange, Vodafone Open Up on 5G
News Analysis | 1/13/2017

Four of Europe's biggest service providers share details of their evolving views about 5G technology and the 5G strategies they will pursue.

Heavy Reading: The Changing Data Center Landscape
LRTV Interviews | 1/12/2017

Heavy Reading's Roz Roseboro talks about how virtualization is impacting data center evolution.

Boingo: Prepping for Millions of Devices
LRTV Interviews | 1/12/2017

Boingo's CTO Derek Peterson discusses how wireless operators will address the needs of low-bandwidth and high-bandwidth apps at the same time.

EE: New Tech Is Mobile Revenue Savior
News Analysis | 1/12/2017

UK mobile operator says revenues would be dropping more sharply were it not for the rollout of next-generation technologies.

Ericsson: 5G Heralds 'New' New Economy
News Analysis | 1/12/2017

Ericsson CTO Ulf Ewaldsson suggests that what 5G promises today is just a glimpse of what it will enable tomorrow.

AT&T: Security Needs to Be at Machine Speed
News Analysis | 1/11/2017

The response to cyber attacks has to be faster and more efficient, according to AT&T's top security poobah.

Verizon Proves NG-PON2 Interoperability
News Analysis | 1/11/2017

An interop test conducted by Verizon demonstrates the possibility of using multiple vendors in concert for NG-PON2 deployments. It's an important step for NG-PON2's viability as an upgrade to current PON technology.

SingTel Takes Pre-5G Steps, Boasts 450Mbit/s 4G
News Analysis | 1/11/2017

Singaporean operator is rolling out a number of more advanced 4G features in preparation for a 5G future.

5G: Another Next-Generation Disappointment?
Morris Lore | 1/10/2017

The forthcoming 5G standard sounds impressive, but it seems unlikely to reinvigorate the telco business.

5G & the Tech Decline of Europe
Morris Lore | 1/10/2017

Pre-5G activity in Asia and the US does not mean Europe will lag on actual 5G rollout, but it points to the ebbing of European influence.

European Telcos Slam '5G' Efforts in Asia, US
News Analysis | 1/9/2017

Leading European operators pour scorn on '5G' hype emanating from other parts of the world.

ZTE to Cut 3,000 Jobs – Report
News Analysis | 1/6/2017

Chinese equipment maker is said to be on the verge of slashing jobs at its network and handset businesses.

Hey, Trump Tech Boosters, What About China Tariffs?
Jonestown | 1/6/2017

A trade war with China could decimate the smartphone market.

4.5G Sets High Bar for 5G
Morris Lore | 1/6/2017

Could the success of 4.5G have a big influence on operators' 5G strategies?

T-Mobile CEO Sees 'Craziness' & Big Deals
News Analysis | 1/5/2017

Are we ready for 'Vericast,' Trump telcoms and a simple sticker price for a 'mobile Internet' connection? T-Mobile is betting on it.

Eurobites: Nokia Trials 4.5G With T-Mobile US
News Analysis | 1/5/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional news roundup: AsiaInfo cuts UK jobs; what UK SMEs spend on comms; Ericsson targets WiFi with Cisco.

Intel Readies Multi-Use 5G Modems to Compete With Qualcomm
News Analysis | 1/5/2017

Intel to take on Qualcomm and Samsung in emerging 5G modem fray.

The Future Is Foggy – HR Report
News Analysis | 1/4/2017

Intelligence and data-processing capabilities will continue to move to the edge of networks, even if mobile operators do not see fog computing as a short-term priority, says a new report from Heavy Reading.

Eurobites: Orange & Ericsson Hitch Lift With PSA for 5G Connected Car Research
News Analysis | 1/4/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Intel confirms HERE stake; Vodafone and Huawai achieve 1.35 Gbit/s in Romania over LTE; Ericsson does VR at CES; heads-up on smart hairbrushes.

AT&T, Ericsson & Qualcomm Get Ready to Test 5G Radio in 2017
News Analysis | 1/4/2017

AT&T and friends get ready for 5G tests in the second half of 2017.

Heavy Reading: 5G Disruption Details
LRTV Interviews | 1/3/2017

Heavy Reading's Gabriel Brown details the 5G disruption expected for 2017 and beyond.

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