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By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 10/16/2019
For Royston, the path to becoming a more profitable telco starts by revitalizing the company's approach to billing, charging and business intelligence.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 10/16/2019
Comcast's business services unit teams with iTel Networks to serve Canadian branch locations for the MSO's big, US-based enterprise-level customers.
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.
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By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 10/16/2019
Red Hat is building new automation tools for developers into its OpenShift Kubernetes platform.
By Robert Clark, 10/16/2019
Chinese equipment giant posts dramatic growth in numbers despite US penalties.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 10/16/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: UK skeptical on 5G; Brussels gets tough with Broadcom; giving small cells a makeover.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 10/16/2019
Heavy Reading principal analyst Gabriel Brown discusses the latest trends in backhaul connectivity to support 5G strategies and the emerging importance of edge computing to mobile operators.
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By Robert Clark, 10/16/2019
5G services could arrive quickly after an auction of important midband spectrum.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/16/2019
Telcos are worried that systems integrators and open source will replace giant equipment vendors as a form of lock-in.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 10/16/2019
It's early days, but uneven performance is among the key takeaways highlighted in the first public, comprehensive and independent tests of US 5G networks by IHS Markit's RootMetrics.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 10/15/2019
FCC regulations haven't yet caught up with startups' 5G plans.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/15/2019
All major US mobile operators will carry the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 10/15/2019
Verizon is keen on a set of standard APIs for residential gateways that will enable new services to be offered to broadband customers and it wants other operators to support developments underway at the prpl Foundation.
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Artificial Intelligence & Cybersecurity: Making It Work for Your Organization
10/16/2019
Artificial intelligence (AI) is creating a new frontier in information security. ...
Even RATs Need Marketing
Larry Loeb, Author, 10/16/2019
Palo Alto Networks' Unit 42 researchers have discovered a new and previously ...
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BBWN Bites: SpaceX Asks to Send Up 30K More Broadband Satellites
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 10/16/2019
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Sick of Bad Press, Australia's NBN Pulls Out Its Own Broadband Rankings
Iain Morris, International Editor, 10/16/2019
The wholesale operator's CEO claims speed tests that rank Australia as a ...
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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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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
CEO Danielle Royston is in the process of taking Optiva -- formerly Redknee, a troubled BSS provider -- and giving it a new focus.
New Orleans -- Cable-Tec Expo -- The wired/wireless network "revolution" is well underway, though the speed at which that revolution will proceed won't be constant. ...
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