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Eurobites: BT hits the brakes on fiber buildout

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telkom SA hit by power-cut costs; CMA launches mobile browser probe; Telecom Italia lets employees disconnect.

Sylva marks latest telco backlash against US public cloud

Europe's operators are not keen to run their telco workloads on expensive and suboptimal systems owned by US hyperscalers.

Dish begins publishing APIs, courting developers for 5G

Dish Network launched a new website for developers that offers a variety of application programming interfaces (APIs) into its 5G network.

6G poses existential threat to Ericsson

Big changes in mobile technology would bring peril for a company that owes the entirety of its profits to its networks unit.

Nokia opens up about its software subscription business

By the end of this year, Nokia hopes to count up to 20 different customers for its various software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings. The company launched the effort one year ago.

What's the Story? All SES wants for Christmas are MEO satellites

Connecting Africa's Paula Gilbert interviews Light Reading's Kelsey Ziser about her recent tour of Boeing's satellite facility and meeting with SES.

Cisco warns of layoffs and a $600M restructuring bill

The maker of Internet routers and switches reported sales growth for its first quarter but saw profits come under pressure.

India still pushing ahead with controversial data rules

A bill was withdrawn by the government earlier this year but seems likely to surface in the upcoming budget session.

Cable ops worldwide in hot pursuit of virtual CMTS – Dell'Oro

An astonishing 100% of cable operators responding to a Dell'Oro Group survey say they have deployed or are planning to deploy a virtual cable modem termination system within the next 24 months.

Eurobites: Heavy hitters combine on telco cloud stack initiative

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia senses a 6G opportunity; Hyperoptic boss gets angry about mid-contract price rises; Saudis increase stake in Meta and Google.

AWS may be pulling ahead of Microsoft and Google in telecom

According to a number of analysts and industry executives, AWS is pulling ahead of rivals Microsoft and Google Cloud in the pursuit of telecom network operators' cloud business.

Telecom Italia is how other telcos fear they may one day look

The Italian phone incumbent is carving off more bits to sell as the domestic sales decline continues.

Deutsche Telekom's shrinking IT unit gets another rejig

Having reportedly failed to land a buyer for T-Systems, the German operator goes in for another bout of restructuring.

Equinix insulated from slowing of cloud growth, analysts report

Equinix could see some shaky ground in enterprise demand for cloud services on the horizon, but MoffettNathanson analysts believe it is well positioned to weather the storm.

Eurobites: Deutsche Telekom invests $25M in SD-WAN provider Teridion

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Renault throws in its lot with Google Cloud; OneWeb boosts broadband coverage in Oman; UK users unhappy about mid-contract price rises.

The Notebook Dump: Broadband and magic mushrooms on the ballot

Light Reading editors discuss which companies had a banner Q3 and others that hit some speed bumps in this Notebook Dump for the week ending November 4.

Eurobites: VEON retreats from Russia

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Virgin Media's third-quarter ups and downs; GSMA embraces the circle of device life; Ooredoo hooks up with Google Cloud's API platform.

The public cloud is starting to look like a rip-off

The economic arguments about using the public cloud instead of on-premises IT or private clouds are starting to wear thin.

FYUZ wrap: Open RAN in denial and a dose of metaverse envy

It was a gastronomic and well-organized event in Madrid, but TIP's impact remains limited and there are some baffling telco obsessions.

Arrcus CEO: Enabling new 5G network services

Arrcus CEO Shekar Ayyar talks about the opportunities available to network operators thanks to new technologies and the continued convergence of enterprise and service provider networks.

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