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Vapor IO, Digital Realty connect on edge computing
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2020

Digital Realty said it will connect its PlatformDIGITAL with Vapor IO's Kinetic Edge services in order to deliver low-latency edge applications via edge computing.

Verizon teams with Digital Catapult to push 5G in London
News Wire Feed | 6/24/2020

Verizon said it will work with Digital Catapult to help develop 5G and edge computing services in Verizon's London 5G Lab.

AWS touts new Snowcone edge computing box for IoT, private networks
News Wire Feed | 6/18/2020

Amazon Web Services said its new Snowcone edge computing device can be used for applications ranging from IoT to private wireless LTE networks.

AlefEdge joins Trilogy's Rural Cloud Initiative
News Wire Feed | 5/20/2020

Edge computing company AlefEdge said it will join Trilogy Networks' Rural Cloud Initiative (RCI).

Pluribus to join Trilogy's Rural Cloud Initiative
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2020

Pluribus Networks said it will join Trilogy Networks' Rural Cloud Initiative (RCI).

EdgeMicro gets $5M in funding for edge computing
News Wire Feed | 5/12/2020

Startup EdgeMicro reported that it raised an additional $5 million for its buildout of micro data centers for edge computing.

Airtel taps IBM and Red Hat for new network cloud
News Wire Feed | 5/11/2020

The cloud partnership with IBM and Red Hat will prepare Airtel's network for emerging technologies such as 5G and edge computing.

EdgeConneX touts Nvidia support
News Wire Feed | 5/7/2020

Edge data center company EdgeConneX said its offerings are designed to support Nvidia's DGX systems.

AlefEdge scores more VC funds for edge computing
News Wire Feed | 5/7/2020

AlefEdge said it completed a Series B round of venture capital funding that the company said raises its total VC war chest to $40 million.

IBM, Red Hat prep for 5G with new edge computing solutions
News Wire Feed | 5/5/2020

IBM and Red Hat partner on solutions to help enterprises and telecommunications companies speed their transition to edge computing in the 5G era.

Metaswitch, Vodafone test 5G wireless, wireline convergence
News Wire Feed | 4/29/2020

Software boffins create a path to converged services for operators with cloud-based 5G core deployments.

India's data center market to grow at +4% CAGR in 2019-2025 period
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2020

Migration to cloud-based businesses and IoT are among the factors attributing to the projected growth, according to research from Reportlinker.

Movandi bags $27M funding round
News Wire Feed | 4/16/2020

WRVI Capital leads investment round to help the vendor bring more 5G mmWave tech and products to market.

Limelight introduces video and edge enhancements
News Wire Feed | 4/15/2020

Limelight's latest developments will enable a range of low-latency streaming options and serverless computing capabilities that can deliver secure online video experiences.

Altran teams with Ori Industries for federated multi-access edge computing
News Wire Feed | 4/7/2020

Altran and Ori Industries announced a new teaming for 'a developer-centric initiative' to promote federated multi-access edge computing.

Limelight announces developer tools for edge computing
News Wire Feed | 3/24/2020

Limelight said developers can use its new EdgeFunctions to run their code in Limelight edge computing locations.

StackPath connects with Broadcom
News Wire Feed | 3/24/2020

Edge compute startup will use Broadcom's Stingray SmartNIC to help meet demand for cloud-based content delivery services at the edge.

Ethernity Networks unveils ENET-D
News Wire Feed | 3/19/2020

Ethernity's ENET-D is an Ethernet Controller that can be added to its ACE-NIC100 SmartNIC network interface card.

Juniper, Cox invest in StackPath
News Wire Feed | 3/17/2020

Edge computing company has raised $396 million.

CommScope to host Digital Forum in place of planned MWC2020 activities
News Wire Feed | 3/10/2020

Online event set for March 17.

NGMN targets cloud native, edge computing with latest efforts
News Wire Feed | 3/9/2020

The Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance said it will open new efforts targeting cloud-native infrastructure and edge computing.

Google Cloud forges 5G edge deal with AT&T, launches telecom-tailored version of Anthos
News Wire Feed | 3/5/2020

Also announced partnerships with Amdocs and Netcracker as Google Cloud amps up agreements with telecom industry.

Telefónica, KT, China Unicom, Telstra team up for MEC
News Wire Feed | 3/4/2020

Telefónica, KT, China Unicom and Telstra said they will collaborate on Muti-Operator Multiaccess Edge Computing (MEC) using the GSMA Operator Platform.

Equinix wraps $335M Bare Metal buy
News Wire Feed | 3/3/2020

Says deal will enable enterprises to deploy hybrid multicloud infrastructures.

China Unicom, KDDI, Telefonica and others team for interoperable edge compute
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2020

The GSMA announced it gathered operators including China Unicom, Deutsche Telekom, Orange, SK Telecom, Telefonica and TIM to develop an interoperable platform for edge computing.

Altran, 5TONIC tackle ADAS with 5G, edge
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2020

Altran is sharing its intelligent edge computing platform and research to improve the reliability and performance of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).

EdgeConneX, Ori Industries team for edge computing in Europe
News Wire Feed | 2/24/2020

EdgeConneX announced a new teaming with Ori Industries to develop edge computing services for the Internet of Things, 5G, gaming and other edge-dependent services in Europe.

Edge computing startup EdgePresence gets new CEO
News Wire Feed | 2/10/2020

EdgePresence, which is building mini data centers for edge computing, said that Karen Diebel is the company's new CEO.

Cloudflare to use EdgeMicro's edge computing data centers
News Wire Feed | 2/10/2020

Cloud services company Cloudflare said it will use EdgeMicro's edge computing data centers across roughly 30 sites.

Informa Tech Launches Research Firm Omdia
News Wire Feed | 2/5/2020

Following the acquisition of the majority of IHS Markit's technology business, Informa Tech has launched Omdia, a new research firm that combines the analyst teams from Ovum, the IHS Markit technology business acquired in 2019, Tractica and more.

T-Systems Using Wind River in 5G, Cloud & Edge Computing Efforts
News Wire Feed | 2/4/2020

Deutsche Telekom subsidiary T-Systems said its EdgAIR-branded edge computing platform will use Wind River's cloud software, an effort designed to address campus networks supporting 5G and other technologies.

Akraino Edge Stack R2 Enables Use Cases for Telco & AI Edge, Connected Car, & AR/VR
News Wire Feed | 1/17/2020

The Linux Foundation's LF Edge organization's Akraino Release 2 includes new blueprints for edge use cases.

CenturyLink Scores $1.6B for US Interior Department Networking
News Wire Feed | 1/16/2020

CenturyLink will provide SD-WAN, VPN, private line and Ethernet transport for 65,000 employees, 280,000 volunteers and 2,400 operating locations.

Wind River Acquires Star Lab
News Wire Feed | 1/16/2020

Embedded systems software specialist Wind River adds security capabilities with acquisition of Star Lab.

ETSI unveils 2 edge reports
News Wire Feed | 1/15/2020

ETSI's Multi-access Edge Computing Industry Specification Group has released two reports, one on the impact of alternative virtualization technologies, the other on network slicing on edge computing systems.

Equinix to Acquire Bare Metal Provider Packet
News Wire Feed | 1/14/2020

Acquisition will help Equinix serve enterprises with hybrid cloud and edge interconnectivity.

5G edge computing task force launches in Asia with SK, Singtel, Globe, others
News Wire Feed | 1/13/2020

The new 'Global MEC Task Force' targeting Asian markets launched with members including SK Telecom, Singtel, Globe, Taiwan Mobile and others. It will target 5G mobile edge computing (MEC).

Equinix Closes US$175M Acquisition of 3 Data Centers in Mexico
News Wire Feed | 1/9/2020

Acquisition of the Mexico City and Monterrey area data centers bring Equinix's data center and interconnection services to two new metros, to serve businesses' edge needs.

NTT DoCoMo, MobiledgeX team up for 5G PoC
News Wire Feed | 1/8/2020

Japanese operator and edge computing software specialist will jointly conduct a proof of concept to show how multi-access edge computing can be used to deliver 5G applications globally.

NXP Unveils S32G Automotive Network Processors
News Wire Feed | 1/6/2020

New NXP chips target next generation of connected vehicles.

US Mint Picks MetTel for Broadband & Wired Services
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2019

MetTel will provide Digital Subscriber Line (DSL), T1, Basic Subscriber Line and Primary Rate Interface service to the Mint's six facilities, including one warehouse, across the US.

Telefónica Taps flexiWAN for Open Source SD-WAN
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2019

Telefónica and flexiWAN will run PoCs to test performance and functionality on white-box CPEs for customer branches needing 50 Mbps to 1 Gbit/s encrypted throughput.

AT&T to Build 5G Network at Deloitte University Campus in Dallas
News Wire Feed | 12/18/2019

AT&T will build a 5G network at Deloitte University's campus in Dallas that will include the operator's Multi-Access Edge Compute (MEC) technology.

AlefEdge Boasts of CBRS Edge Network at Base of Massachusetts Cell Tower
News Wire Feed | 12/17/2019

AlefEdge said it built a wireless network using unlicensed 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum at the base of a cell tower in Foxborough, Mass., to show off its edge computing efforts.

Cisco Launches 'Internet for the Future' Strategy & Silicon Architecture
News Wire Feed | 12/11/2019

Cisco debuts Silicon One, a unified architecture that can work anywhere in the network and in any form factor, along with a new line of Cisco 8000 high end routers and IOS XR7 operating system software to serve as the backbone of the next generation of Internet growth.

Eclipse Foundation Launches Edge Computing Working Group
News Wire Feed | 12/10/2019

The Eclipse Foundation launched its new Edge Native Working Group, which the association said is a vendor-neutral and code-first industry collaboration for software for edge computing.

AWS Launches 'Wavelength' for 5G Edge
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2019

AWS Wavelength enables applications with single-digit millisecond latencies to mobile devices and users by deploying AWS compute and storage at the edge of the 5G network.

AWS Ships Outposts to Run Cloud Workloads at the Edge
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2019

Outposts provides fully managed and configurable racks of AWS-designed hardware to let customers run their workloads on-premises, connecting with AWS services in the cloud for a hybrid experience.

Verizon teams with Amazon for 5G Edge
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2019

Verizon will deploy AWS's new Wavelength to allow developers to deploy applications requiring ultra-low latency to mobile devices using 5G.

EdgeConneX Puts Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute Into Munich Edge Data Center
News Wire Feed | 12/3/2019

EdgeConneX said it will run Microsoft's Azure ExpressRoute service in its edge computing data center in Munich.

CenturyLink Debuts New Edge Compute-Capable CDN
News Wire Feed | 11/21/2019

Following its announcement of edge computing services, CenturyLink said it will also offer CDN services to businesses via the platform.

Wind River Introduces Kubernetes-Based Cloud-Native Platform for 5G vRAN
News Wire Feed | 11/19/2019

The Wind River Cloud Platform is a production-grade, highly scalable Kubernetes offering for managing edge cloud infrastructure.

Sprint's Curiosity IoT Platform Goes to Detroit With Packet & EdgeConneX
News Wire Feed | 11/18/2019

Sprint's Curiosity IoT platform will be available in Detroit, Michigan, via the deployment of Packet's software in EdgeConneX's data center in the city.

Telefonica, Ericsson, InterDigital, Others Team on 5G-DIVE for Intelligent Edge
News Wire Feed | 11/13/2019

InterDigital announced that Ericsson, Telefonica and others are teaming on the new '5G-DIVE' consortium to develop intelligent edge solutions industrial applications and drones.

AT&T to Deploy 5G, Edge Computing on University of Miami Campus
News Wire Feed | 11/6/2019

AT&T said it will deploy 5G and Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) on the University of Miami's Coral Gables campus.

Vapor IO Gets Its Edge Computing Software Into Digital Realty Data Centers
News Wire Feed | 10/30/2019

Startup Vapor IO said Digital Realty, one of the nation's biggest data center operators, will put Vapor's edge computing Kinetic Edge Exchange (KEX) software into its data centers.

Akamai Adds Security at the Edge
News Wire Feed | 10/15/2019

Enhancements aim to maximize, security, quality and reliably from the cloud to the 'digital touchpoint.'

Colt Brings Virtual Networks to Enterprise Premises
News Wire Feed | 10/10/2019

Colt's new universal customer premises equipment (uCPE) solution brings network functions virtualization (NFV) to the enterprise, including SD-WAN, firewalls, and other virtual network functions.

Smart Transportation Testbed Gets Government Support
News Wire Feed | 10/10/2019

The $4 million joint endeavor is funded by the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC).

MobiledgeX Boasts Operator, Developer Traction
News Wire Feed | 9/20/2019

Edge computing software specialist MobiledgeX says it's now engaged with 13 major telcos and 30 'category-defining' developer applications.

NSF Adds Advanced Wireless Research Platform in North Carolina
News Wire Feed | 9/18/2019

New wireless testbed is part of a $100M public-private partnership between the telecom industry and the National Science Foundation to support smart cities and communities.

VMware Expands Telco & Edge Cloud Portfolio
News Wire Feed | 8/27/2019

VMware announced closing acquisition of Uhana, an AI solution for tuning radio access networks, as well as the next release of its OpenStack solution, and an on-premises version of Pulse IoT Center.

GTT Enhances SD-WAN With Universal CPE to Improve Agility & Performance
News Wire Feed | 7/30/2019

Allows enterprises to run multiple applications, such as SD-WAN, firewall and WAN optimization, on a single device, for simplified and less expensive management.

Arrcus Raises $30M, Expands to Network Edge
News Wire Feed | 7/23/2019

Two-year-old startup Arrcus adds $30M to its warchest and expands products and services from cloud to edge and 5G networks.

Verizon Launches Software-Defined Equinix Interconnect
News Wire Feed | 7/22/2019

Virtualized network service is designed to enable private IP network connectivity in minutes.

AT&T, Microsoft Announce Major Alliance Around Edge, Cloud, AI & 5G
News Wire Feed | 7/17/2019

Microsoft will be the preferred cloud provider for non-network applications, as part of AT&T's broader public cloud first strategy.

Three UK Builds 5G-Ready Cloud Core Network with Nokia
News Wire Feed | 7/16/2019

Three UK and Nokia have unveiled a 5G-ready fully integrated cloud core network ahead of the operator's impending launch of 5G services.

ADVA, Nokia Demo 5G Synchronization
News Wire Feed | 7/3/2019

ADVA, with its Oscilloquartz Precision Time Protocol (PTP) grandmaster clocks, and Nokia have demonstrated a network timing solution suitable for the demands of a 5G network.

MobiledgeX Launches Edge Navigator Tool, Pitches Developers
News Wire Feed | 6/20/2019

Edge computing platform specialist MobiledgeX seeks industry input into edge use cases and opens the doors to its early access developer program.

Ericsson Enhances Its 5G Portfolio
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2019

Ericsson unveils new Standalone New Radio (NR) software, high-capacity Massive MIMO radios and an edge solution for distributed cloud services.

Akamai Introduces the Edge Cloud Solution
News Wire Feed | 6/12/2019

IoT Edge Connect, the newest product in the Edge Cloud solution line, enables real-time messaging and reliability to millions of IoT and application endpoints.

MobiledgeX Kickstarts Developer Program
News Wire Feed | 6/7/2019

Edge platform hopeful kicked off its 'Edge Experience' program, which will enable developers to access its code, by participating in a TIP-hosted hackathon.

Akraino Edge Stack Hits Release 1.0
News Wire Feed | 6/7/2019

The LF Edge group has released Akraino Edge Stack Release 1 into the wild.

Huawei Files Motion for Summary Judgment to Overturn US Ban
News Wire Feed | 5/29/2019

Huawei charges that by singling out the the company by name, the US order to block companies from doing business with Huawei violates the US's own constitution.

Informa Agrees Asset Swap With IHS Markit
News Wire Feed | 5/22/2019

Light Reading's parent company, Informa, has agreed an asset swap that will see the TMT brands of research house IHS Markit become part of the recently-formed Informa Tech division, where they will join Heavy Reading, Ovum and Tractica.

Arista Delivers 400G Routers for Cloud Network Transformation
News Wire Feed | 5/14/2019

The new products build in routing, security, automation and telemetry for improved CapEx and OpEx.

Telus Trials MobiledgeX
News Wire Feed | 5/8/2019

Telus will trial mobile edge capabilities in Canada with MobiledgeX.

Nokia Reports Q1 Loss
News Wire Feed | 4/25/2019

A 'particularly weak' first quarter sends Nokia back into the red but the vendor expects a recovery later in the year as 5G revenues roll in.

Intel Abandons 5G Smartphone Modem Market
News Wire Feed | 4/17/2019

Intel will exit the 5G smartphone modem business and focus its 5G efforts on network infrastructure and other 'data-centric opportunities.'

ETSI MEC Group Releases Phase 2 Specs
News Wire Feed | 3/21/2019

ETSI's Multi-access Edge Computing group (MEC ISG) has released its first set of Phase 2 specifications.

Pluribus Debuts Distributed Cloud Fabric
News Wire Feed | 2/27/2019

SDN innovator announces version 5.0 of its Netvisor ONE OS and unveils an expanded partner ecosystem for distributed cloud deployments.

AT&T, Microsoft Test Network Edge Compute to Enhance 5G for Business
News Wire Feed | 2/26/2019

Companies implementing a proof of concept to bring Microsoft Azure cloud services closer to the edge.

DT, Niantic, MobiledgeX & Samsung Demo Edge Multi-Gamer Experience
News Wire Feed | 2/22/2019

Deutsche Telekom, Niantic, MobiledgeX and Samsung are to present the first edge-enhanced 'Mixed Reality Multiplayer Experience,' codenamed Neon, at MWC19.

Ericsson, Intel Team on SDI
News Wire Feed | 2/12/2019

Ericsson and Intel are to jointly develop next-generation software-defined infrastructure for 5G depoyments.

Digital Catapult Attracts Big Guns to Form Future Networks Lab
News Wire Feed | 2/11/2019

Innovation center Digital Catapult collaborates with Siemens, BT and others on next-generation network edge infrastructure project, the Future Networks Lab.

Exponential-e Unveils Software Defined Digital Platform
News Wire Feed | 2/8/2019

Exponential-e's Software Defined Digital Platform (SD-DP) is an integrated platform comprising core and edge compute, SD-WAN connectivity and management tools designed to underpin enterprise digital transformation efforts.

Intel Puts a Ring on It With Interim CEO Swan
News Wire Feed | 1/31/2019

Robert Swan, who was interim CEO for seven months and CFO since 2016, is Intel's seventh CEO in its 50-year history.

Cradlepoint, Microsoft Aim to Simplify IoT Projects
News Wire Feed | 1/30/2019

Companies partner to provide a secure edge-to-cloud connection IoT devices sending data directly to Azure IoT Central from Cradlepoint wireless routers.

Guavus Acquires SQLstream
News Wire Feed | 1/25/2019

Acquisition enables Guavus to expand its offering, providing communications service providers (CSPs) and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) customers access to real-time, cloud-enabled streaming analytics.

SK Telecom Teams Up With MobiledgeX
News Wire Feed | 12/14/2018

South Korean operator will work with MobiledgeX to develop 'new business models and revenue opportunities leading into 5G.'

HPE Reports $7.9B 4Q 2018 Revenue Up 4% YoY
News Wire Feed | 12/4/2018

Fiscal 2018 net revenue was $30.9 billion up 7%, HPE says.

Cisco: Global Internet Traffic to Hit 4.8 Zettabytes Per Year by 2022
News Wire Feed | 11/27/2018

In its latest Visual Network Index, which presents a five-year forecast on global Internet usage trends, Cisco also predicts a big surge in AR and VR traffic, with 4.8 billion Internet users by 2022.

GSMA Launches Cloud AR/VR Forum
News Wire Feed | 11/22/2018

Network operators, vendors and content providers to collaborate on augmented/virtual reality technology developments.

Nokia Releases Updates CloudBand NFV-I Software
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2018

New version of CBIS incorporates Kubernetes for container management, offers a smaller footprint for edge compute and Nokia's own OpenStack.

Nokia Threat Intelligence Report 2019 Warns of IoT Attacks
News Wire Feed | 11/4/2018

IoT botnet activity represented 78% of malware detection events on communication service provider networks this year, more than double the rate from 2016, Nokia says.

Limelight Connects to Ericsson's Edge Cloud
News Wire Feed | 10/19/2018

They'll also work together on future edge cloud services.

Ciena Updates Packet Network
News Wire Feed | 10/17/2018

Enhancements reduce operational complexity and fuel emerging high-growth applications

Deutsche Telekom, MobiledgeX & Niantic Create AR Experiences
News Wire Feed | 10/11/2018

Deutsche Telekom, Niantic and MobiledgeX partner to bring augmented reality gaming to 5G networks.

ZephyrTel Acquires Vasona Networks
News Wire Feed | 9/28/2018

ZephyrTel has added edge computing software specialist Vasona Networks to its growing portfolio of telecom tech assets.

Juniper Launches Contrail Edge Cloud
News Wire Feed | 9/17/2018

Vendor brings Contrail data center experience to bear at the edge, promising high functionality in a smaller footprint.

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