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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 9/19/2019
The US Department of Defense recently hired a new 'technical director for 5G,' who will be responsible for installing 5G networks and applications in select US military bases.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 9/19/2019
AT&T's claim based on LTE-M IoT roaming deal with three Canadian operators — Bell Canada, Rogers Communications and Telus.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/19/2019
Make a mess of automation and telcos will destroy the business case for edge computing, says ETSI. But telcos desperately need standards to crystalize before they can move ahead.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 9/19/2019
According to the Global mobile Suppliers Association, there were a total of 1.398 million 5G subscriptions globally at the end of Q2. That total is in part driven by a growing number of 5G phones: As of Sept. 10, the group counted 16 commercially available 5G phones.
By Oriana Schwindt, Special Contributor, 9/19/2019
Most major Democratic contenders, including Senators Bernie Sanders and Amy Klobuchar, have issued 'Internet for All' promises, yet only a few have detailed plans. Would any of these recommendations actually work?
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 9/19/2019
Verizon is the only US carrier sticking with a national, highband-only 5G plan heading into 2020, but CEO says the C-Band is 'interesting' to the carrier.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/19/2019
Despite potential regulatory hurdles, Dish viewed as a logical candidate to combine with the struggling satellite TV service provider.
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By Robert Clark, 9/19/2019
Filipino operator Globe Telecom believes 5G could make a huge difference as a broadband technology in its home market.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 9/19/2019
Creating an investment fund to fuel edge computing developments would be a good move for the telco community, argues Carnegie Mellon University's Professor Mahadev 'Satya' Satyanarayanan.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 9/19/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deutsche Telekom takes back control of enterprise telecom from T-Systems; ADVA lands Kuwaiti gig; TalkTalk cleans up its act; coffee gets connected.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 9/19/2019
The iPhone 11 is carrying an ultra wideband (UWB) chip that has its supporters excited about new applications.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 9/18/2019
Following the lead of American Tower, SBA Communications has acquired a Chicago data center. CEO Jeffrey Stoops says the purchase will help SBA learn about edge computing.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 9/18/2019
AT&T is focused on building virtualization and intelligence into the customer edge and network edge for 5G applications.
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How Human-Centered Security Can Strengthen Your Organizations
Steve Durbin, Managing Director, Information Security Forum, 9/19/2019
Humans are often regarded as the 'weakest link' in information security. However, ...
DNSSEC Can Encourage DDoS – Nexusguard
Larry Loeb, Author, 9/18/2019
Report found that DNS Amplification contributed to the largest share, compared to ...
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Telemedicine Saves Almost $4K Per Diabetic, CoBank Tells FCC
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 9/19/2019
Broadband-infrastructure financial firm CoBank found rural Type II diabetes ...
BBWN Bites: AT&T Ponders DirecTV Future – Report
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 9/19/2019
Also, BT Group, Ofcom and others talk about quitting copper cold-turkey, update ...
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By Simon Stanley, 1/2/2019
Developing an open architecture for domain-specific accelerators could empower service providers to accelerate edge computing and related applications.
CORD and VCO: Paths to the Next Generation Central Office
March 2019
The CORD AND VCO Report examines the NGCO phenomenon, prominently including the progress of CORD and the emergence of VCO as operator open-source reference designs
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An SD-WAN Overview: Issues and Prospects
February 2019
An SD-WAN Overview: Issues and Prospects provides an overview and reviews significant issues in relation to the emergence of SD-WAN. It looks at the meaning of SD-WAN, its major drivers and benefits, and the structure of the market and its participants – especially between software and hardware vendors and service providers (SPs).
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The Rise of PAM4 and 64QAM: A Competitive Analysis of Optical Modules & Components
February 2019
The Rise of PAM4 and 64QAM: A Competitive Analysis of Optical Modules & Components identifies key networking, optical module, and semiconductor technologies, and details their application to 25G, 100G, 200G, 400G, and 600G ports, identifying and analyzing the full spectrum of vendors developing optical modules and components.
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Prime Reading
Vodafone's 5G Network in London: A User Review
Gabriel Brown , Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading , 9/5/2019
Never mind the hype, how does this next-generation network actually perform in ...
Is NFV Headed for a Cliff?
Mitch Wagner , Executive Editor, Light Reading , 8/7/2019
Are telcos solving NFVs big problems or making them worse? Critics say a ...
A User Review of EE's 5G Network in London
Gabriel Brown , Principal Analyst, Heavy Reading , 8/1/2019
Everyone's talking about 5G services, but do they measure up to the hype? We ...
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 ...
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