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By Light Reading, 3/15/2019
As a country known for innovation, Israel exhibited several exciting applications for a 5G future at MWC 2019, including a communications protocol that uses soundwaves, a new type of IoT sensor and augmented reality glasses for cyclists.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 3/15/2019
Niall Norton, the CEO of Ireland's Openet, shivers at recollections of last year's Mobile World Congress. As the "beast from the east" swept into western Europe, flinging snow and ice ...
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 3/14/2019
As AT&T nears the end of its long march to network virtualization, it's gearing up to exploit its telco cloud platform to enable new edge and 5G applications for enterprises and new ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 3/13/2019
At Mobile World Congress, Luis Jorge Romero, director general of ETSI, talks about the industry body's focus on key areas of 5G R&D, including edge computing, virtualization and automated network management, and provides an update on blockchain and AI efforts.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 3/12/2019
Yes 5G is everywhere and everything, but the message from Boingo's Derek Peterson is clear: Don't ignore WiFi.
By Kelsey Kusterer Ziser, Editor, 3/12/2019
At MWC19, EY's Tom Loozen talks about how telcos can leverage key technologies and trends associated with 5G and AI to improve their service offerings and understand the needs of customers in different markets.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 3/12/2019
As 5G and foldable phones come to market, browsing online and then trying stuff out in a store might become an even more critical way to buy new technology. Deloitte Consulting's Julie Miller and Verizon's John Walker explain why.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 3/12/2019
US President Theodore Roosevelt transformed the US from a regional power whose dominance ended in the Americas, to a Great Power, able to project its will anywhere in the world. He built ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 3/11/2019
Alan Carlton, managing director and VP at InterDigital Europe, believes "Telecoms is back!" as 5G graduates from vision to real products and experiences and enterprises probe into what 5G and IoT will mean to them.
By Light Reading, 3/11/2019
Samsung's Dan Warren joins the usual gang of deadbeats for some MWC reminiscences and more.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 3/11/2019
Microsoft sees the primary business benefit of 5G for telcos as obvious -- so obvious, it's often overlooked, says Rick Lievano, Microsoft worldwide director of industry technology ...
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The Evolution of AI for Telecoms

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At the AI Summit in London, Tractica Principal Analyst Mark Beccue says the telecom vendor community is getting its story together on the use of artificial intelligence tools and the link to 5G network slicing.
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The Critical Role of Assurance in 5G Monetization

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Mounir Ladki, CTO and President at MYCOM OSI, outlines the critical nature of real-time, AI/ML-powered operations in supporting the monetization of SLA-backed digital services. He discusses the role of integrated, cloud-native, real-time service assurance capability in helping CSPs transition from legacy, silo OSS/BSS towards a central, unified blueprint.
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From 5G to Huawei to SD-WAN: A Tour of Cisco Live

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Light Reading attended the recent Cisco Live event, where 28,000 people descended on San Diego's convention center to learn everything they could about Cisco's products and business strategy. Light Reading's Mike Dano spent some time talking to top execs at the event about the 5G opportunity, the SD-WAN opportunity and how Huawei and China might affect Cisco and ...
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HR's Steve Bell on 5G Private Networks

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At 5G World, Heavy Reading senior analyst Steve Bell discusses one of the hottest topics in the 4G and 5G markets – private networks.
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How Orange Business Services Is Pursuing the SD-WAN/5G Intersection

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John Isch of Orange Business Services said the company is talking about SD-WAN with virtually all of its multinational clientele. However, he said the 5G part of that conversation is still at a very early stage.
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DT's Lautz on Edge Computing Trials

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At the 5G World event in London, Deutsche Telekom Senior VP of 5G, Alexander Lautz, discusses the German operator's edge computing tests and trials.
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Key Takeaways From 5G World

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Light Reading's Iain Morris and Ray Le Maistre discuss some of the key issues – spectrum allocation, Verizon's progress, the impending UK ruling on Huawei, uptake in South Korea – from the first morning of the 5G World event in London.
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How Integrated Approach to 5G & WiFi Creates Value for Network Service Providers & Subscribers

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While 5G was the undisputed queen of the scene at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, it's important not to get lost in the headlines and miss the critical role that in-home wireless networks will play in meeting consumers' expectations globally. There is a lot of action and interest around the business and opportunities that are swirling around ...
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Big 5G Event Keynote: Supercharge 5G Fixed Wireless

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NetComm's Director of Marketing, Els Baert, discussed how service providers can generate new revenue streams by leveraging existing networks and spectrum at the Big 5G Event in Denver, Colorado on May 8, 2019.
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5G4REAL: Storytellers Unveil 5G-Powered Projects

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In late 2018, Verizon and the Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) invited a cohort of creators to explore how 5G technology could breathe life into their work. After a months-long residency at RYOT Studios in Los Angeles, three creative teams showcased how 5G can make live motion capture, a typically cumbersome production process, both faster and cheaper. Initial ...
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f5: Three Essential Components for 5G Security

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Jim Hodges of Heavy Reading interviews Geoff Petersen from F5 Networks at Light Reading's Big 5G Event.
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Big 5G Event Keynote: Edge Compute – 5 Design Considerations

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Western Digital's Oded Sagee discussed the trade-offs inherent in edge computing and what can be done about them at the Big 5G Event in Denver, Colorado on May 8, 2019.