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Key developments in the fixed broadband networking sector, including FTTX, PON, xDSL, and the networked home.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/20/2018
Swiss telco led by Olaf Swantee plans to substitute 5G for copper-based broadband services in suburban and rural areas.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 11/20/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telia gets industrial with 5G in Oulu; Ovum and Three UK sing praises of 5G fixed wireless; Sky clinches second-tier soccer deal, but some clubs aren't happy.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 11/19/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Eutelsat does deal with Airbus; Hagberg joins top team at Tele2; CityFibre does Stirling work; UK's cybersecurity strategy slammed.
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By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/19/2018
The Italian incumbent's fifth boss in the past six years will have one of the hardest jobs in the global telecom industry.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 11/19/2018
There's another new name at the helm of Telecom Italia (TIM) – the appointment could herald an access network spin-off.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/16/2018
The Italian operator says it is halfway through its network modernization and hopes to bring 5G into parts of the country by late 2019.
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By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/14/2018
As Verizon, Motorola and Samsung test 5G mobile module.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 11/14/2018
Satellite access will play a key role going forward in reaching distant locations more quickly than fiber can, providing access and wireless backhaul, enabling disaster recovery and backup and connecting mobile sites including cruise and shipping vessels, airplanes and more, says SES CEO John-Paul Hemingway.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/13/2018
UK-based operator has created a separate towers company in Europe and says it is now reviewing options for that business.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/12/2018
Intel trails Qualcomm by about a year for commercial 5G launches using its silicon.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 11/12/2018
Three UK CEO Dave Dyson aims to hoover up a big chunk of the UK broadband market with his forthcoming 5G service.
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IoT Security Problems Can Cost Enterprises Millions
Jeffrey Burt, Editor & Journalist, 11/20/2018
A survey by DigiCert finds that the IoT is a priority for most companies, but ...
Former FBI Agent James Gagliano: 'Cyber Touches Everything'
Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 11/20/2018
Former FBI Agent James Gagliano sees the worlds of physical security and ...
Broadband World News
EANTC Joins Broadband Forum's Approved Lab List for CloudCO Tests
Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 11/19/2018
The Broadband Forum has been lining up independent test labs for its CloudCO ...
Fujitsu's Rundberget Talks Frankly About Open Source
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 11/16/2018
Kirsten Rundberget, open strategy lead at Fujitsu Network, discusses the ...
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DT's Terastream: A Bigger Splash?
Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/13/2018
Deutsche Telekom's once-ballyhooed Terastream initiative, which turned seven this ...
Leading Lights 2018: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/11/2018
Light Reading is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Leading ...
Light Reading's 2017 Survey of Women in Comms
Sarah Thomas , Director, Women in Comms , 9/18/2017
The results are in from Light Reading's first-of-its-kind survey, taking the ...
Europe's Backhaul Black Hole Looms Above 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/18/2017
The poor availability of fiber for mobile backhaul spells trouble for some of ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
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