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3 to Bag 5G Spectrum With £300M UK Broadband Move
News Analysis | 2/7/2017

The takeover should help the smallest of the UK's four mobile network operators to address its spectrum shortcomings.

Juniper Co-Founder Sindhu Steps Back
News Analysis | 2/6/2017

Juniper co-founder Pradeep Sindhu says he's stepping aside as CTO to focus on his position as CEO of a new startup, Fungible, which is working on cloud data centers.

Research Nudges Terabit Wireless Speeds, but What's the Range?
Jonestown | 2/6/2017

Researchers at the University of Hiroshima claim a transmitter system delivered 105 Gbit/s over a single 300GHz channel.

Telcos Tight-Lipped on Trump Travel Ban as Tech Titans Take Fire
Morris Lore | 2/6/2017

Telcos hope that playing nicely with the Donald will bring rewards, but they may ultimately regret his regime.

Stratoscale Acquires DBaaS Startup Tesora
News Analysis | 2/6/2017

The acquisition allows Stratoscale to add database cloud services to its portfolio.

Nagra, Altice Unlock TV Security Market in US
News Analysis | 2/6/2017

Cable content protection will never be the same.

Eurobites: Equinix Splashes Out in Slough
News Analysis | 2/6/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: TDC in the doldrums; fiber for Namur; ADVA targets climate change; UK boards lack IT expertise.

ZeroStack Launches 'Self-Driving Cloud'
News Analysis | 2/6/2017

Automates day-to-day management and long-term planning for hybrid clouds.

Telecom Italia Renaissance Gathers Pace
News Analysis | 2/6/2017

Italian incumbent brings a long period of domestic decline to an end and looks forward to continued growth.

Can We Outrun the AI Job-Apocalypse?
Wagner’s Ring | 2/6/2017

While some experts predict AI will take all the jobs, others say technology creates more jobs than it destroys.

Will AI Create More Jobs Than It Destroys?
News Analysis | 2/6/2017

Artificial intelligence will create new categories of work even as it destroys others, say advocates. But not everybody's so sure of a bright AI future.

Coriant Cuts Jobs, Up to 100 Staff Impacted
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

Optical vendor appears to have reduced its headcount again but this time by a significant number.

Snap Pays $2B for Google Cloud Services
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

Snap's IPO filing shows that the company is placing its faith, and dollars, in Google's cloud services.

Cox Picks Arris, Netgear for Next-Gen WiFi
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

Cox isn't licensing the new Comcast digital home solution to power its premium Panoramic WiFi service. At least not yet.

TIA Rebuilds After Belcher Bust-Up
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

The TIA is adding to its exec ranks but is still looking for a new CEO after it ousted Scott Belcher.

AWS Maintains Its Public Cloud Dominance
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

A new Synergy Research report shows that AWS still dominates the public cloud space, with Microsoft, Google and IBM fighting for second place.

Snapchat's IPO Filing Reveals $500M Loss
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

The latest dotcom darling could be valued at up to $25 billion, but there are big concerns about its business model.

Eurobites: UK Govt 'Chaotic' on Cybersecurity – MPs
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Proximus digitizes Antwerp's port; BT seeks cybersecurity innovation; Telecom Italia signs movies deal.

Can SK Telecom Write a New Telco Growth Story?
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

The South Korean operator is under pressure to show there is money to be made from technology diversification.

WiCipedia: Gaming the System, Bros Not Wanted & Be the Next Jane Bond
WiCipedia | 2/3/2017

This week in our WiC roundup: Federal IT jobs for women; Super Bowl ads get less sexist; bye bye brogrammers; and more.

AWS Growth Slows, But Amazon's Still Killing It in Cloud
News Analysis | 2/3/2017

Revenue growth slowed to 47% year-over-year in Q4 2016, from 69% year-over-year in the year-ago quarter. But who wouldn't like 47% revenue growth?

5 Technologies Making 5G NR a Reality
Column | 2/2/2017

Qualcomm runs down some of the technologies that will evolve into the 5G radio standard.

Google Cloud Targets Microsoft Users
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Google is targeting Microsoft users by offering additional support for Windows Server and SQL Server, including disaster recovery.

Facebook's Video Future Still Hazy
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

What does Facebook want to be when it grows up?

Verizon on Verge of Enterprise Cloud Sale – Source
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Verizon traveled a rocky road in enterprise cloud and has struck a deal to sell its business, Light Reading believes.

Time to Enter the Leading Lights 2017
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Did you have an incredible 2016? Then you need to enter the industry's most prestigious awards program, the Leading Lights, now in its 13th year – it really does have something for everyone!

Nokia's Suri Promises IP Routing Innovation
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Finnish vendor is getting ready to introduce a next-generation IP routing product as part of its push into 'adjacent' vertical markets.

Will ECOMP Be the Alpha MANO?
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Formal launch of ECOMP in open source is chance to tout its advantages, but are they enough to unite the telecom industry?

HPE Acquires Security Analytics Startup Niara
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

HPE's acquisition of behavioral and security analytics startup Niara is its third acquisition of 2017.

AT&T Preps 4.5G Cities, 5G Testbeds
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Operator says it will have 1Gbit/s downloads in some places in 2017.

Nokia's Efforts to Lead in Security
Column | 2/2/2017

Nokia is maintaining its strategic emphasis on network security and may have some plausible claims to be ahead of its major vendor rivals – but it still has a lot of questions to answer.

VMware Beefs Up Its NSX Virtual Networking
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Fresh off a solid financial quarter, VMware is updating its virtual networking technology.

Eurobites: Telenor Treads Water in Q4
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ooredoo lands in Sicily; Sky and Discovery settle their differences; mobile research revealed; some better news for refugees.

Vodafone Sales Hit by Price Pressure in India, UK
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Service provider says full-year earnings will be at the lower end of previously issued guidance because of difficulties in two key markets.

Nokia Upbeat on Turnaround Despite Sales Decline
News Analysis | 2/2/2017

Finnish vendor heralds good progress on cost savings and the implementation of its new strategy.

Could Trump Give a Boost to German Broadband?
Morris Lore | 2/1/2017

A deal involving T-Mobile could help Deutsche Telekom to fund broadband improvements in its heartlands.

AT&T Buys FiberTower for 5G Spectrum
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

Ma Bell gets 39GHz spectrum that can be used for 5G tests and possible next-gen services in the future.

AT&T Takes 'Different Approach' With 5G, ECOMP, Big Data
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

'Different' approach is built on being more open and engaging with customers, vendors and partners.

NY State Sues Charter for Broadband Fraud
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

New York AG claims Charter isn't providing the broadband speeds that subscribers are paying for.

Verizon Completes XO Fiber Buy; 5G Stage Set
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

Verizon has completed its $1.8 billion purchase of XO's fiber business, setting the stage for 5G.

China Moves Towards Mixed Ownership of Telcos
LRTV Documentaries | 2/1/2017

Chinese authorities are promoting new ownership models in order to raise capital.

Cisco Report: They're Coming for Your Servers
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

Cisco's Annual Cybersecurity Report 2017 said that organizations suffered serious cybersecurity losses in 2016 – and the bad guys are coming for your server in 2017.

Can KPN Complete a Turnaround?
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

Dutch incumbent believes it is nearing the end of the long road to financial stability and if the coming year provides further proof points then it might be an attractive takeover target.

Apple Predicts Services Boom as Sales Rise
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

iPhone maker forecasts a doubling in the size of its services business in the next four years but is increasingly dependent on the iPhone.

Eurobites: Telia Buys Into Smart City Future
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Dido Harding steps down at TalkTalk; wholesale roaming caps finally agreed; Sky moves content closer with Nokia's Velocix; Hitler's phone up for auction.

Cisco Tetration Analytics Tightens Security
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

Cisco is adding a set of security policy features to its Tetration analytics platform to help the IT department keep better tabs on applications within a cloud or data center.

BT Bulks Up Openreach Board to Appease Ofcom
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

UK fixed-line incumbent is trying to ward off calls for its dismemberment amid a financial crisis.

AT&T Looks to Trials for AirGig
News Analysis | 2/1/2017

Utilities trials are coming for the sorta 5Gish powerline technology, AT&T says.

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