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By Light Reading, 2/23/2018
On your way to Barcelona for you-know-what? Eschew that tired old in-flight movie and listen instead to Telecoms.com's own Fun Boy Three, who bring you their unique take on what's likely to be hot – or not – at MWC.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 2/23/2018
Sometimes it feels as if Barcelona's Mobile World Congress (MWC) is the only part of the telecom industry that is growing.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 2/22/2018
Deutsche Telekom will loosen the purse strings and invest €12.5 billion (US$15.4 billion) in capital expenditure this year, up from €12.1 billion ($14.9 billion) in 2017, as it continues ...
By Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 2/21/2018
This is a big year for Ruckus at Mobile World Congress. Not only is it the first time the subsidiary company is appearing at the show since being acquired by Arris, but Ruckus is also ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 2/21/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: CityFibre connects the Granite City; wireless wonders lined up for MWC; Telefónica Deutschland sees losses widen in Q4.
By Light Reading, 2/20/2018
Ain't no sunshine when he's gone, so Ray's back with Scott to talk about full-on fiber and Nokia's tactical withdrawal from the digital health market.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 2/15/2018
High-band 5G, which Verizon has labeled "true 5G," promises gigabit-plus speeds but at the expense of coverage and signal penetration. Now, we're starting to get some idea of how carriers ...
By Robert Clark, 2/14/2018
An Irish-Russian startup is building the industry's first blockchain-based roaming platform.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 2/14/2018
Heavy Reading senior analyst James Crawshaw looks at the impact artificial intelligence is already having on the telecom sector and how it could drive revenues as well as help reduce costs.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 2/13/2018
Ovum's Head of IoT, Alexandra Rehak, uncovers the hot IoT topics for MWC, including LPWAN commercialization, use cases for 5G, the use of artificial intelligence in IoT deployments and more.
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 2/12/2018
Ovum senior analyst Alex Harrowell discusses they key challenges facing SMEs, including security, digital transformation and customer relationship management, that could be addressed by managed services and a more focused offer from network operators.
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The Telecoms.com Podcast: Pre-MWC Special

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With the biggest telecoms event of the year just around the corner, Scott, Jamie and Iain bring you this special preview of Mobile World Congress 2018 for you to download and listen to on the plane. Scott starts with the obvious stuff – the big buzzwords that are 5G and IoT. The level of 5G fervor will hit fever pitch but how many solid business cases will there ...
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Real Start to a Real 5G Era

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As Huawei moves into commercial deployment for 5G, real industry success will be the result of driving unification of standards, harmonization of spectrum and delivering real innovation via ecosystem collaboration.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
See What Tom Morrod Says About Achieving Video Service Success

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The top 50 telco video service providers generated $89 billion in revenue from video in 2017, but that's just a start. What are the particular dynamics of the video services market that telcos need to think about? What are the opportunities in video business that operators can embrace in the future? Tom Morrod from IHS Markit offers some answers here.
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Expectations & Challenges for Early Commercial Deployment of 5G

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The challenges which 5G early commercial deployment will face, and one analyst's recommendations for dealing with them.
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Peter Zhou Introduces Huawei's Commercial 5G Products for MWC2018

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This year at MWC2018, Huawei will announce end-to-end products to support commercial 5G, including the core network, transmission, radio and terminal.
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The Telecoms.com Podcast: A Little Ray of Sunshine

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This week's podcast had to battle the odds to take place at all, with Jamie and Iain both on holiday and Telecoms Towers undergoing refurbishment, but Ray from Light Reading found a window in his hectic schedule to keep Scott company. First we heard about Ray's trip to sunny Valencia to learn all about the state of European fiber. He expressed frustration at the ...
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Digital India Is Coming... but When?

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Join Light Reading's Tien Chi Fu for a fun trip in India that includes some telecom insights, local street foods and some very heavy traffic.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Pre-MWC 2018 Media Analysts Briefing Highlight

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Huawei held Pre-MWC Briefings in Beijing and London, where they set out their 2018 goals in detail.
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MWC 2018: How AI Is Impacting Telecom

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Heavy Reading senior analyst James Crawshaw looks at the impact artificial intelligence is already having on the telecom sector and how it could drive revenues as well as help reduce costs.
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The Telecoms.com Podcast: Let's Get Digital

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Scott and Jamie are joined by special guest Paul Nolan from PR agency CC Group, who tells us about a bit of research his company commissioned into how operators are going about the macro trend that is digital transformation and what vendors are doing to help them. Spoiler alert -- it's complicated.

Scott tells us about his week in San Diego with ...

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A World Made Possible by the Promise of the Pervasive Network

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This new video will inspire companies to reimagine their business for success in a world where connectivity is more than a commodity.
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MWC 2018: Ovum IDs the IoT Hotspots

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Ovum's Head of IoT, Alexandra Rehak, uncovers the hot IoT topics for MWC, including LPWAN commercialization, use cases for 5G, the use of artificial intelligence in IoT deployments and more.