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By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 11/20/2019
India's government is working on a rescue package for its beleaguered service providers. That cannot come soon enough.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 11/19/2019
Verizon took the wraps off detailed, street-level 5G coverage maps, which helped to blunt criticisms from the likes of T-Mobile. However, the maps also highlight the scale of Verizon's massive 5G undertaking.
By Martha DeGrasse, Contributor, Light Reading, 11/19/2019
A new test from edge computing startup Edgegap helps highlight the potential of the technology to dramatically improve the multi-billion dollar video game space.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 11/19/2019
Companies, analysts and associations continue to try to suss out the revenue opportunities in 5G beyond phones. There are plenty of ideas but not much cohesion.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/19/2019
Disney says there's 'no indication of a security breach on Disney+,' as it appears that some accounts have been compromised when consumers use the same credentials and passwords across multiple online accounts.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 11/19/2019
This is just one of the key questions the Light Reading team is pondering as we head into 2020.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/19/2019
MoffettNathanson is skeptical that AT&T can hit financial guidance in 2020 and beyond and doubtful that AT&T's mobile business will be able to fully make up for struggles at its video and wireless business units.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 11/19/2019
By defining and certifying services and service providers, MEF aims to build SD-WAN's market momentum.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/19/2019
Japan's most famous billionaire is at it again with talk of artificial intelligence and global power, but his latest joint venture is no FAANG, despite what he says.
By Robert Clark, 11/19/2019
The Chinese telco has revealed further details of its 5G enterprise strategy, and there is heavy emphasis on the cloud.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 11/19/2019
SD-WAN specialist launches suite of 'SmartServices' and introduces a regional connectivity option to complement its global network.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 11/19/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Orange turns to Fortinet for secure SD-WAN; ADVA interconnects in Austria; UK gets new 5G working group; BT combines with NHS on blood donation.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 11/19/2019
Authorities once again extend the temporary trading license for US companies doing business with Huawei, leaving the Chinese vendor and its suppliers mired in business uncertainty.
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Security & the Internet of Things: What You Need to Know
Steve Durbin, Managing Director, Information Security Forum, 11/19/2019
The Internet of Things (IoT) has burst into the connected world and promises ...
Iran Rustles Up Its Own VPN to Hide Itself
Larry Loeb, Author, 11/18/2019
Trend Micro has found recent traces of APT33 operations, with about a dozen ...
Broadband World News
BBWN Bites: Facebook Gets Friendly With West Virginia
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/19/2019
Also today, Ireland approves $3.3 billion for broadband, poor Internet costs UK ...
BBWN Bites: New Zealand's Chorus to Sync Up 2-Gig, 4-Gig Services in Early 2020
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/18/2019
Also today, Canadian court orders ISPs to block pirates, British broadband execs ...
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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
A Kodak Moment May Await Ericsson, Huawei & Nokia
Iain Morris , International Editor , 10/31/2019
There is a sudden urgency in service provider calls for more open and virtualized ...
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 ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Dish Network last week announced it hired Marc Rouanne (of Nokia) and Stephen Bye (of Sprint) to build and sell its planned 5G network. Both executives spoke with ...
As the so-called "streaming wars" heat up with last week's debut of Apple TV+ and the coming launches of Disney+, HBO Max and NBCU's Peacock, there's a widely held ...
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By Daisy Zhu, Head of Marketing Operations, Huawei Wireless Network
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