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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/21/2019
The German operator has a long list of vendors identified for its software-enabled broadband access project. What could possibly go wrong?
By Sue Marek, Special Contributor, 10/21/2019
EdgePresence is joining a number of other data center providers in looking to build mini data centers in locations around the country.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 10/18/2019
Crown Castle's CEO said he doesn't see edge computing data centers 'playing a significant role in our long-term strategy.' Crown Castle's main rivals, American Tower and SBA Communications, are taking a different path.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 10/16/2019
While edge computing in the mobile and 5G space remains a nascent area, companies such as Intel, EQT, SBA and EdgeConneX are all linked to deals or merger-and-acquisition chatter in this burgeoning sector.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/15/2019
The Spanish operator's ambitious OnLife project is now in field trials with residential and enterprise customers – and several use cases already look compelling.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/14/2019
Japan's NTT is uniting 28 enterprise-focused brands in its bid to grow at twice the market rate and deliver a boost to profitability.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/14/2019
The service provider industry is being transformed by enterprise demand for cloud-based wide-area networking, a model Gartner calls Secure Access Service Edge, or SASE.
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 10/11/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT launches 5G service; Amsterdam Internet Exchange upgrades with Pluribus; Ericsson helps fight diabetes in the UAE.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/11/2019
Equinix is looking to host data centers for hypercloud providers like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft, in a joint venture with a Singaporean investment fund.
By Martha DeGrasse, Contributor, Light Reading, 10/8/2019
Startup is hoping to sell telcos new technology to peek into the operations of enterprise networks.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/4/2019
Sanjay Srinivasan, Vonage VP and chief architect, talks with Light Reading's Mitch Wagner about the company's VoIP strategy and explains why SD-WAN is important to Vonage.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/3/2019
Three and a half years after its birth, the Telecom Infra Project is trying to be more collaborative than confrontational.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/1/2019
The cable industry, in partnership with CableLabs, is exploring how to deliver services at 6GHz and beyond, Cox exec says.
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Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/13/2019
Virtual dodgeball will not happen unless operators cut mobile latency, but that ...
Not Business as Usual: Open Source Changes IT Operations
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 1/11/2019
Open source doesn't just change software: It changes how IT does its job.
How Open Source Has Turned the Software Industry Upside-Down
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 1/7/2019
Without open source, you don't get the cloud.
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