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IBM Touts Cloud & Red Hat Growth

But IBM is still growing slowly compared with the cloud market overall and that's a turnoff for telcos as potential customers and partners.

Equinix Debuts $1B+ Hypercloud Gambit

Equinix is looking to host data centers for hypercloud providers like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft, in a joint venture with a Singaporean investment fund.

SUSE Dumps OpenStack

The open source vendor is giving up its OpenStack business to focus on application delivery.

At Vonage, It's Not Just About Technology

Sanjay Srinivasan, Vonage VP and chief architect, talks with Light Reading's Mitch Wagner about the company's VoIP strategy and explains why SD-WAN is important to Vonage.

Edge Cloud Deployments – Operator Proof Points

There's early evidence that network operators are getting to grips with the opportunities associated with 5G edge cloud architectures.

Eurobites: ADVA Joins the Dots on Optical Transceivers

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Cellcom Israel plans job cuts; Orange builds cloud for Chinese consumer goods company; CityFibre on target in Stirling.

Eurobites: Telia Appoints New CEO

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Helios Towers reignites IPO; 5G lands at Gatwick Airport; OBS lands IP deployment gig; fiber-to-the-social-housing.

Eurobites: Orange & Ericsson Test 5G in Warsaw

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone goes deeper in Kaltura's cloud; ADVA lands Russian data center contract; Deutsche Telekom revs up its blockchain scooters.

Podcast: Ciena's CEO Sets Sail for Growth

Ciena CEO Gary Smith said that M&A is always a possibility as the company looks to build its software business while managing the growth of its optical platform sales to web-scale companies.

Getting Ready for the Visual Cloud

In a half-day conference at IBC in Amsterdam next week, Intel and partners will show off the visual cloud and demonstrate how it can deliver rich, immersive, interactive video experiences and graphics-based workloads.

Eurobites: Colt Harnesses Google's Cloud

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone and IBM cloud JV climbs aboard the National Express; InterDigital files patent action against Lenovo; Ericsson and Nokia up the 5G R&D stakes.

VMware Takes On Radio Networks

VMware is launching tools for radio network optimization, based on its Uhana acquisition, and also upgrading its OpenStack infrastructure support.

CenturyLink Bids to Bring 5 Msec Latency to 98% of US Enterprises

With a relatively small investment of 'several hundred million' dollars, CenturyLink plans to bring a fiber network with 5 msec latency to 98% of US enterprises – ideal for emerging categories of edge workloads.

Reliance Jio & Microsoft Launch 'Comprehensive' 10-Year Cloud Team-Up

The telco giant and Microsoft are joining forces to bring cloud services to India, and Reliance Jio will also build data centers for Microsoft on that subcontinent.

CenturyLink Drops 'Several Hundred Million' Dollars on Edge

CenturyLink is building out more than 100 initial edge compute locations across the US and providing hybrid cloud and managed services.

Big Blue Turns Red for Multicloud

IBM reveals details of how it's using Red Hat software as the foundation for its multicloud strategy, following its $34 billion Red Hat acquisition.

VMware Expands to Google Cloud

VMware scores a hybrid cloud trifecta, bringing its workloads to Google Cloud, following previous deals with Microsoft and Amazon Web Services.

Google's Cloud Business Hits $8B Annually

Google's still got a long way to go to catch up with Amazon Web Services, which brings in more than $8 billion quarterly.

It's Groundhog Day! Explaining AT&T's Microsoft & IBM Deals

AT&T recently cut a big cloud deal with IBM. Then AT&T cut a big cloud deal with Microsoft the next day. That doesn't mean we're caught in a timeloop – the deals are different, and have plenty of unanswered questions.

CenturyLink Adds Fiber to Fuel Datacenter, Cloud Growth

Why more fiber? Cloud data center demand from webscale service providers, says CenturyLink's CTO.

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