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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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By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/18/2019
Cable op has quietly launched the Contour Stream Player, Cox's twist on Comcast's Xfinity Flex video streaming product for broadband-only subs.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 9/18/2019
While some operators have embraced edge computing, it seems that fear, uncertainty and doubt still weigh heavy on the edge computing strategic thinking of many service providers.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 9/18/2019
Corning has dramatically reduced its sales expectations for fiber this year as carriers reduce spending. Does that mean 5G (which needs fiber) is in trouble? Not necessarily.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/18/2019
The US operator says it cannot approach the edge in the same way it has served the mainstream consumer market.
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By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 9/18/2019
Many network operators are still unsure about the role edge computing might play in their future strategies, says Julian Bright, senior analyst, Intelligent Networks at Ovum.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 9/18/2019
Sprint's edge strategy includes a progressive take (for a telco, at least) on opening up its platform for use by third parties, explains Light Reading's Iain Morris.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 9/18/2019
A modern-day morality play is slowly developing around the US telecom providers that have been caught up in the hoopla surrounding China's Huawei.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 9/18/2019
Video streaming platform features a video client, voice remote and integration with Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, Amazon Prime Video and, soon, an upgrade path to Comcast's full pay-TV service.
By Robert Clark, 9/18/2019
The Chinese vendor says it is ready to sate incredible demand for artificially intelligent computing with its line-up of processors.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 9/18/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Orange signs subsea deal; Telia falters in Latvia; Vodafone UK bucks the high street trend; Telefónica takes stake in alarms company.
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Security Now
DNSSEC Can Encourage DDoS – Nexusguard
Larry Loeb, Author, 9/18/2019
Report found that DNS Amplification contributed to the largest share, compared to ...
Analytics Startup Claims to Turn Golden Tickets Brass
Joe Stanganelli, Managing Director, Blackwood King LC, 9/17/2019
The threat of escalation attacks and forged administration levels has plagued ...
Broadband World News
BBWN Bites: Comcast Gives 'Flex' to Broadband-Only Subs
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 9/18/2019
Also, Sky builds up new-home biz, CityFibre names new (non-exec) chairman, NBN ...
BBWN Bites: WOW Says 'Hi' to New CIO, 'Bye' to Old CTO
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 9/17/2019
Also, UK's fiber fix advances (a bit), Slovenian CSP meshes into smart homes, ...
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Heavy Reading
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 ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Ciena CEO Gary Smith is trying not to sound excited.
As CEO of Orange Silicon Valley, Mireille Helou's mission is to bring Californian innovation back home, and raise awareness of Orange in the States.
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