Key developments related to the security of communications networks and applications.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/13/2019
David Strauss of Broadband Success Partners dives into new research that explores which new verticals, such as e-gaming and hospitality, will keep cable's business services engine humming in the years to come.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 12/13/2019
Mitch Wagner brings us coverage of the Cisco Silicon One announcement from San Francisco, where the company announced a single technology platform to serve all its networking customers.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 12/13/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Labour defeat brings relief for BT; MTS goes all holographic; Orange Belgium launches 5G hub.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 12/12/2019
Cisco claims it can help service providers break the trap of increasing bandwidth demands and declining revenue per user. Cisco's solution: a new networking architecture spanning silicon to software and services.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 12/12/2019
Some of Europe's biggest operators are distinguishing between the core and the RAN as they build their 5G networks, but the region's biggest 5G vendor says the boundary is disappearing.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 12/11/2019
Senior executives gathered in the Austrian capital for the latest Light Reading 2020 Vision Executive Summit to discuss what's right, what's wrong and what's next for the telecom sector.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 12/10/2019
New Silver Peak automation tools are designed to help enterprises – and the service providers working on their behalf – deploy networks to hundreds of thousands of locations worldwide.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 12/5/2019
UK leader Boris Johnson links the use of Huawei to security concerns, raising the prospect of a partial or full ban on the Chinese vendor.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/4/2019
Developed by a startup linked to the Comcast/NBCU Lift Labs incubator, an app running on a verrsion of X1 tailored for bars and restaurants enables patrons to play an interactive game based on making sports predictions.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 12/3/2019
AT&T said it now counts a whopping 1 million connections, just three years after scoring the FirstNet contract. And it's taking to the air with blimps to deliver connectivity.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/3/2019
But cable ops are making progress with bigger, enterprise-sized deals and pursuing new types of commercial-class services to open up fresh revenue streams and inflict more pain on the telcos.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 12/3/2019
The GSMA said it will create a new standards-setting process for eSIM technology, pushed by a Department of Justice antitrust investigation. The effort could have eSIM implications for everyone from Google to Charter.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 11/28/2019
Bikash Koley has tendered his resignation and will leave at the start of 2020, with his seat reportedly set to be filled by another former Google technologist.
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Hardware Is the New Attack Surface – Forrester
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BBWN Bites: No Free Broadband for Brits
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 12/13/2019
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BBWN Bites: 'Internet Para Todos' Translates Into Mexican Opportunity for Viasat
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A Kodak Moment May Await Ericsson, Huawei & Nokia
Iain Morris , International Editor , 10/31/2019
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Ericsson, Huawei & Nokia Are Facing an 'Oil Crisis' Upheaval
Iain Morris , International Editor , 7/31/2019
Years of consolidation have left the global mobile network market largely in the ...
Europe's Big Telcos Are Getting Edgy About 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/13/2019
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