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Qualcomm Cuts Jobs as It Seeks Chinese Approval for NXP M&A

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:50:00 EDT

Qualcomm says lowering its headcount by 1,500 is part of a cost-cutting plan announced in January.

Huawei Releases FDD LTE Network Capacity Expansion Offering

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:49:00 EDT

Solution specifically focuses on FDD LTE network spectral efficiency and capacity improvement.

The Network Edge: Where Services Go to Thrive

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:30:00 EDT

A major re-architecting of the network will be needed to deliver future services, as we'll discuss during the upcoming BCE 2018.

AT&T Exec Dishes That He's Not So Hot on Rival-Partner Comcast

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:15:00 EDT

The trial pitting the Department of Justice against AT&T is doing a fair job of airing the pay-TV industry's dirty laundry.

Netflix Debuts Mobile Previews

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:00:00 EDT

Mobile previews stream in portrait mode for roughly 30 seconds.

Fubo Closes $75M Funding Round

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:00:00 EDT

The streaming company's investors include AMC, Fox, Luminari Capital, Northzone and Sky

Telecom Italia's AI Tie-Up With Microsoft May Bring Job Cuts

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:05:00 EDT

Telecom Italia turns to Microsoft for AI expertise after previously announcing plans to cut 'human operated interactions' by 30%.

AT&T Axes IPO of DirecTV Biz in Lat-Am

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:00:00 EDT

AT&T issued a terse statement about its plans to withdraw the IPO for its DirecTV business in Latin America known as Vrio.

Eurobites: Facebook Backs Out of Ireland as GDPR Jeopardy Looms

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:35:00 EDT

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Red Hat, Altran join Spanish 5G R&D initiative; Sky powers on; Orange pals up with Siemens for IoT; DT's Open Telekom goes hybrid.

PCCW's Hughes: Intent-Based Networking Puts the Customer in Control

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:30:00 EDT

David Hughes, PCCW Global, explains how intent-based networking simplifies network provisioning and "puts the customer in control of the provisioning process."

Can Cable's IoT Dethrone Alexa?

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 EDT

Cable is moving into the Internet of Things (IoT) market, specifically homing in on home automation, using its advantage of existing connectivity and customers.

Versa Networks on SD-WAN's Impact to Service Providers

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 EDT

Kelly Ahuja, President and CEO of Versa Networks, discusses Versa's latest developments over the past year, how technologies such as SD-WAN impact the service provider's business model and market, and if these innovations are taking away opportunities and revenue from them.

Indian Telcos to Ramp Up Network Investment in Next 2 Years

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 04:00:00 EDT

India's telcos have announced plans for a dramatic expansion of basestation infrastructure, but the network expansion will not be without challenges.

Adtran Reports Q1 Sales Dip

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 03:45:00 EDT

Adtran reported first-quarter 2018 revenues of $120.8 million, down from $170.3 million a year earlier.

IBM's Bouncing Back - Why the Stock Drop?

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:50:00 EDT

Even though IBM is turning around its long revenue decline, the stock fell hard on Wednesday.

What can we do with 5G NR Spectrum Sharing that isn't possible today?

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDT

With the advent of 5G, there is an opportunity to introduce new concepts that provide significant benefits, both spectrum efficiency and enabling more operators to offer 5G experiences in limited spectrum. Also learn about 5G spectrum globally, both licensed and shared/unlicensed spectrum.

Equinix Closes Metronode Acquisition

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 20:00:00 EDT

Adds four new markets to accelerate interconnection in Australia.

Alibaba Goes for Cloud Foundry Gold

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:15:00 EDT

The Chinese cloud giant is supporting Cloud Foundry on its infrastructure and joining its Foundation as a gold member.

CBRS Alliance Wraps Up Baseline Specs

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:00:00 EDT

The alliance has published specifications for spectrum sharing in the 3.5 GHz frequency band.

Cloud Foundry Now Available on Asia's Leading Cloud Provider Alibaba Cloud

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 13:15:00 EDT

Alibaba Cloud plans to deploy Cloud Foundry, and the company is joining the Cloud Foundry Foundation as a gold member.