Guillaume Le Mener, head of marketing and corporate development at Mavenir, discussed RCS and the recent launch of Multi-ID.
With help from Lenovo, HPE and Dell EMC, Microsoft is moving its Azure Stack to availability.
Using a revised gigabit roadmap, Cox plans to reach 99% of its subscribers with gigabit broadband by the end of 2019.
Joint venture between Teleste and Antronix will bring a major European cable vendor to North America to pitch Remote PHY, Fiber Deep and related products to US and Canadian MSOs.
The 'cloudification' phase ain't no walk in the park.
CIOs are always worried about hiring the right talent. However, there are plenty of talented employees already on staff. It's only a matter of spotting them.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Cattaneo considers his options; Etisalat doubles down on IoT; BT and KPMG on cybersecurity.
HPE is using its Cloud28 channel program to expand its reach into the cloud, and is now partnering with Microsoft to increase the use of the software giant's Azure Stack platform.
Some technologies are getting ridiculous praise, and others don't get enough love. Find out which are which in Enterprise Cloud News' latest special report.
Kirill Tatarinov lasted 18 months, but he's now out, with David Henshall becoming Citrix's fourth CEO in two years.
Longtime Microsoft vet Kurt DelBene is taking the reins from Jim DuBois, following the layoff of thousands of salespeople as part of Microsoft's cloud strategy.
Gigabit LTE is a must-have, not a gimmick, for operators around the globe.
There are rumors of yet another mega merger in India's telecom market as consolidation continues to sweep the industry.
Qualcomm pushing on with 3.5GHz tests, ahead of anticipated CBRS-compatible phones.
Verizon revisits an old FCC proposed rulemaking on how to define (and regulate) online video distributors.
The Mississippi-based operator has launched its new streaming video service designed to target multi-screen usage.
Cisco's vision of fully automated networks is a necessary step, but it's a bold one, and the vendor may have a tough time bringing customers along.
The best email we've ever gotten at Enterprise Cloud News.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: darkening skies at SoundCloud; BT extends dynamic ad insertion deal; Germany reels from latest cyber attack.
What organizations can expect when becoming GDPR compliant and how they can effectively navigate it.
This week in our WiC roundup: Apologies don't create change but action does; women in virtual reality speak out; how media affects girls' career choices; and more.
South Korean manufacturer could soon overtake Intel as world's biggest chip company and generate more profits than Apple.
US chipmaker accuses Apple of infringing six patents and wants US authorities to ban imports of some iPhones.
Company commits up to $200M to fund startups tackling the toughest challenges to advance global service provider transformation.
Global Capacity's VP of Marketing Mary Stanhope talks about how the demand for bandwidth is changing the way service providers deliver broadband.
Israeli semiconductor vendor is hoping to grab market share from archrival Broadcom with the launch of a next-generation chip for Ethernet switches.
Cisco wins this round: Arista has stopped importing switches to the US for now.
Arqiva telecom boss reckons 5G has a big role to play in London's most densely populated communities as an alternative to fixed-line broadband.
The company is reportedly chopping 3,000 heads in sales, mostly in Europe, as cloud takes up more of its business.
Arista's years-long fight with Cisco over patent infringement took another turn this week as the company announced it would not import some of switching products into the US to comply with an ITC ruling.
Logistics, logistics, logistics. That's the watchword behind a new rumor that Amazon is discussing a potential partnership deal with Dish Network.
With Vodafone's head of network virtualization, David Amzallag, now departed, who's in charge of the operator's Ocean virtualization strategy? An import from Netcracker, Light Reading believes…
He's secretly figured out how to do his full-time, 40-hour job in one to two hours per week, and wants to know if he's cheating his employer.
Intel is reportedly cutting about 140 IoT jobs after canceling several projects earlier this year.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: ETSI issues APIs for MEC (got that?); KPN strikes SIM deal with Tencent; UK mobile operators target the data-bingers; data mining, Estonia-style.
How many more women have to come forward and public apologies issued before we can just agree that now is the time to stop being creepy and start being decent human beings?
I want my GoT! (The modern-day version of I want my MTV!)
Deutsche Telekom's pan-net transformation is slowly moving ahead, even if it still has a long way to go.
A quick trip in the Wilson way-back machine shows telecom operators have been at this a long time, maybe too long?
With US Ignite and the NSF, Cox is helping fund technologies in Phoenix and San Diego.
Rogier Bronsgeest, the chief customer experience officer (chief CEO!) at Colt, discusses the way in which the service provider interacts with its customers these days and his aggressive net promoter score (NPS) targets.
Open source is appealing but it's a lot of work.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telecom Italia in antitrust probe over broadband rollout; Nokia swaps patents with Xiaomi; Telia Estonia says goodbye to PSTN through the medium of cake.
Stepan Pachikov sees the cloud note-taking app he created as a step in the direction of uploading all our memories to AI.
By 2020 there will be six security jobs for every qualified worker, and Kate Kuehn, vice president of Security for BT in the Americas, says BT wants to encourage women to fill the shortage in jobs.
Fiber operator unveils plans for a sale of shares and says it will use funds to build FTTH networks in up to ten UK cities.
The mobile towers company has bought a 28GHz license covering London that could support the rollout of 5G-based fixed wireless access services.
A new study from 451 Research finds that serverless computing can save enterprises more money than virtual machines and containers.
Fun idea, but two Wall Street analysts are savaging it.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telecom Italia opts for Cisco kit in metro upgrade; Net Insight disappoints in Q2; Paris Court of Appeal backs regulator in Free-Orange costs dispute.
Colt's sales director for enterprise, James Kershaw, sheds some light on the services currently in demand and how network upgrades are influencing customer demand.
A Microsoft reorg puts intensified priority on cloud computing and artificial intelligence, according to a report.
ADVA's CEO Brian Protiva believes the acquisition of fellow optical and carrier Ethernet vendor MRV can deliver key Tier 1 accounts, upsell opportunities and immediate bottom-line gains.
With a 'pivot' to XGS-PON comes a much broader look at how access itself can be virtualized for multivendor interoperability and flexibility.
Avi lands a formal reseller deal with Cisco, giving the startup's virtual ADCs a shot at a larger audience.
GlaxoSmithKline recently signed a deal with AI startup Exscientia to see if artificial intelligence can make drug discovery more efficient.
Optical giant ADVA aims to gather more customers outside Europe.
Tie-up between telco and pay-TV giant would be able to provide quad-play services to Argentinian subscribers.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: IPO for Poland's Play; Keymile sells networks unit to ABB; MTS appoints new CMO.
The pace of subscriber growth at India's newest service provider has slowed down sharply.
Mirko Voltolini, VP of technology and architecture at Colt, talks about how SDN and NFV have impacted network operations and service development.
Robotic process automation (RPA) combined with AI can significantly increase the scope for automation in telecom service operations.
AT&T Labs Director DeDe Paul combines a knack for mathematics with people skills to help the carrier make business use of its piles and piles of network and customer data.
The virtual ADC vendor gets an official reseller deal with Cisco's NFV platform while also riding alongside the Tetration and ACI systems.
Shortfall at UK cable operator could have ramifications for parent company Liberty Global.