Light Reading Today's Daily Telecom News & Views
09.01.2017
   
   
FEATURED STORY
   
Deutsche Telekom Touts Europe's First '5G' Connection
German telecom incumbent uses pre-5G technology on a commercial network in a demonstration that hints at future plans.
   
NEWS & VIEWS
   
Deutsche Telekom Unveils Major Content Push
The German incumbent announced this morning that it would be adding a slate of exclusive content; several new partners, including Netflix and Fox; and UHD support to its Entertain TV service.
How Kentik Helps Operators Turn Network Data into Sales
SaaS-based solution offers network data analysis function to help operators such as GTT identify potential new customers.
Eurobites: We'll Sell DT Stake to Fund Fiber Rollout, Says Germany's FDP
In today's regional roundup: Germany's Free Democrat Party (FDP) has some ideas about how to fund the country's digital architecture; Vodafone brings NB-IoT services to Ireland; French competitive operator Iliad keeps growing; Germany's mobilcom-debitel hooks up to iPass; and NTT Communications adds to its European data center empire.
WiCipedia: Uber's Charity Drive & Boys Buck Bro Culture
This week in our WiC roundup: Uber crashes towards redemption; preventing boys from becoming bros; Women's Equality Day; and more.
Converging the Access Network
Fiber is making a comeback and converged access infrastructure is helping to push the market collectively towards 5G and other services.
Telco Enterprise Comms Under Threat From Cloud Rivals
By customizing cloud services and providing a more holistic solution to business customers' needs, traditional telcos can increase their chances of winning in the enterprise market.
T-Mobile Says Its 600MHz LTE Sites Will Be 5G-Ready
T-Mobile could go 5G in rural areas in the US first.
   
NEWSFEED
   
Comcast 'Lift Zones' land in Oakland
Plan is to equip 20 area community centers, parks and rec facilities with free Wi-Fi for three years.
Huawei's Gan Bin unveils '1+N' range at MWC Shanghai
Products and solutions will provide global carriers with leading 5G network capabilities.
AT&T faces lawsuit over overcharging in Washington, DC
The attorney general for Washington, DC, filed a lawsuit against AT&T, alleging millions of dollars of overcharges.
Huawei launches GDE platform to enable carriers' digital operations transformation
General Digital Engine (GDE) platform unveiled in Shanghai.
Comcast, WarnerMedia get slots on The Ultra HD Forum board
Additionally, LG's Nandhu Nandhakumar succeeds Harmonic's Thierry Fautier as organization's president.
Ateme touts ATSC 3.0 traction
Claims its Titan Live platform was used for more than half of all ATSC 3.0 deployments in North America in 2020.
President Biden outlines executive order to secure supply chain
President Biden outlined the details of his executive order designed to prevent shortages of critical elements like chipsets across industries including telecom.
Cable Center reschedules pandemic-delayed 2020 Cable HoF event
Gala now set to take place October 20, 2021, at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City.
   
WEBINARS
   
Next-Gen Broadband APAC: 5G, 10G & Beyond - Day One
3/2/2021 10:00 AM Singapore Time
5G: A view from the front seats
3/4/2021 11:00 a.m. New York / 4:00 p.m. London
Next-Gen Broadband APAC: 5G, 10G & Beyond - Day Two
3/4/2021 10:00 AM Singapore Time
5G Video: Designing the future of boundless experiences
3/9/2021 10:00 a.m. New York / 3:00 p.m. London
5 Steps to Make IPTV Easy
3/16/2021 11:00 am New York / 4:00 pm London
vRAN, Open RAN and the Path Towards Mobile Networks Modernization
3/17/2021 1:00 a.m. New York/ 1:00 p.m. Singapore
Wi-Fi 6 – Separating the magic from the myth
3/17/2021 11:00 a.m. New York / 3:00 p.m. London
5G: Unlocking Value, Beyond Connectivity
3/24/2021 10:00 a.m New York / 3:00 p.m London
SCTE•ISBE Live Learning Webinar™ Series: Tapping Into the Cloud
8/19/2021 11:00 am New York / 4:00 pm London
SCTE•ISBE Live Learning Webinar™ Series: Lowering the Latency
10/21/2021 11:00 am New York / 4:00 pm London
   
   
UPCOMING EVENTS
   
Next-Gen Broadband APAC: 5G, 10G & Beyond
March 2-4, 2021, Digital Symposium
5G Next Wave Digital Symposium
March 9-11, 2021, Digital Symposium
Cloud Native World Digital Symposium
March 23-25, 2021, Digital Conference
Open RAN World Digital Conference
April 6-8, 2021, Digital Conference
Asia Tech 2021 Digital Symposium
April 13, 2021, Digital Symposium
SD-WAN Digital Symposium
May 12, 2021, Digital Symposium
Optical Networking Digital Symposium
May 25-27, 2021, Digital Symposium
Cable Europe Digital Symposium
June 22-24, 2021, Digital Symposium
Asia Tech 2021 Digital Symposium
August 3-5, 2021, Digital Symposium
Optical Networking Digital Symposium
September 14-16, 2021, Digital Symposium
Edge Computing Digital Symposium
September 30, 2021, Digital Symposium
Cable Next-Gen Digital Symposium
October 12-14, 2021, Two Day Digital Symposium
5G Ecosystem and Private Networks
October 19-21, 2021, Two Day Digital Symposium
Cloud Native World Digital Symposium
October 26, 2021, Digital Conference
5G Transport & Networking Strategies
November 2-4, 2021, Two Day Digital Symposium
SD-WAN Digital Symposium
November 16, 2021, Digital Symposium
Open RAN World Digital Symposium
November 30 - December 2, 2021, Digital Symposium
   
WHITE PAPERS
   
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