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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 5/23/2019
A press conference to announce the UK's first 5G service failed to pack much punch.
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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 5/22/2019
Comcast says it's premature to talk about how its network virtualization strategies will take shape, but industry sources say Comcast has discussed the idea of licensing its new tech to other MSOs.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 5/22/2019
CenturyLink broadens its Ethernet service portfolio as it tidies up loose ends from its Level 3 acquisition.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 5/22/2019
BT is now in core network trials with Cisco, Ericsson and Nokia, its CTO tells Light Reading, and may need to introduce a new RAN vendor.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 5/21/2019
The global optical networking market has been worth in the region of $15 billion for the past year, but while that number has varied only slightly year to year, what has changed is the nature of the investments and who's splashing the cash.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 5/21/2019
CenturyLink's Kevin McBride explains why it's a 'great time to be wireline.'
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 5/21/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: ZTE opens cybersecurity lab in Rome; coaxial startup lands Vodafone Germany deal; payback time for UK mobile operators?
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 5/21/2019
The Italian phone incumbent is now so ruthlessly focused on efficiency it has started referring to employees as units.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 5/21/2019
Sprint is using a 'low code' development platform to streamline business processes, including getting wireline customers online faster.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 5/20/2019
The Chinese equipment giant is sent packing by a host of the world's biggest technology companies and faces a huge threat to its consumer business after Google holds back some Android goodies.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 5/16/2019
Failure to transform their businesses, highlighted at this week's Digital Transformation World event in Nice, is fast catching up with the telcos.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 5/16/2019
Bill Walker explains how edge computing has allowed operators to decompose applications and distribute them on the network.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 5/16/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Bouygues gets off to a flier; Sunrise raises its earnings guidance; Vodafone/INWIT towers deal set for the summer.
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