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  1. Report: T-Mobile US and Sprint in active merger discussions

    09.19 / 16:40 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    The merger that the wireless industry has been waiting for is finally moving forward, according to a report out this morning from CNBC. But Sprint and T-Mobile US aren’t commenting, and the two carriers are said to still be weeks away from an actual deal. Talks around an all-equity merger are said to be ongoing, [...] The post Report: T-Mobile US and Sprint in active merger discussions appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  2. New report highlights edge computing market growth and challenges

    09.19 / 16:40 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    Mass adoption of IoT applications and smart devices fueling expansion of edge computing market The edge computing market continues to grow, according to a recent global industry trend analysis by Persistence Market Research. The report says the uptick in the market is largely due to the increased use of the internet of things (IoT) applications [...] The post New report highlights edge computing market growth and challenges appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  3. Foiling robocalls with SHAKEN and STIR

    09.19 / 15:17 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    STIR/SHAKEN testing through ATIS testbed aims to improve authentication If there’s one call everyone hates, it’s a robocall. Unwanted, auto-dialed spam calls to mobile phones — perhaps with a spoofed caller identification number, so that the recipient thinks they are receiving a local call and are more likely to answer — are an annoyance and [...] The post Foiling robocalls with SHAKEN and STIR appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  4. Microsoft launches Azure Confidential Computing to combat cyber breaches

    09.19 / 15:17 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    Microsoft’s new security platform targets customers worried about placing sensitive data in public clouds Microsoft recently announced it is making it more difficult for hackers to breach the data and privacy of its public cloud users with a new set of services and features called Azure Confidential Computing. The company said it is the first [...] The post Microsoft launches Azure Confidential Computing to combat cyber breaches appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  5. KT to start deploying 5G ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics

    09.19 / 15:17 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    The Korean telco said it will initially deploy 5G service on a major expressway South Korean mobile carrier KT confirmed it will start deploying its 5G network in major parts of PyeongChang this month in a move to accelerate its preparations for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. KT signed an agreement with Korea Expressway Corp [...] The post KT to start deploying 5G ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  6. Huawei to invest $200 million for telco digital transformation

    09.19 / 15:17 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    New Huawei unit is already working with operators in Asia, Africa and the Middle East HONG KONG–Huawei Global Technical Services (GTS) focuses on the provision of expertise and service solutions for operators willing to implement digital transformation strategies. According to the Chinese vendor, operators embracing digital transformation need to redefine business processes and business models, which [...] The post Huawei to invest $200 million for telco digital transformation …
  7. China Telecom Global chooses Versa Networks for global SD-WAN

    09.19 / 15:17 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    China Telecom Global among first service provider to deploy global SD-WAN service China Telecom Global (CTG), a multinational telecom service provider, announced it has chosen Versa Networks as its main vendor for its software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) and software-defined security (SD-Security) solutions. CTG is among the first telecom service provider to deploy a SD-WAN [...] The post China Telecom Global chooses Versa Networks for global SD-WAN appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  8. Nokia: 5G enables a programmable world – Chairman Risto Siilasmaa

    09.19 / 14:03 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    5G key to Nokia’s vertical, enterprise IoT market strategy RCR Wireless News recently had the opportunity to visit with Nokia Chairman, Risto Siilasmaa.  This post is the second in a series of articles from the interview held at Nokia headquarters in Helsinki, Finland. Previous posts include: Transformation is in our DNA – Risto Siilasmaa, Nokia [...] The post Nokia: 5G enables a programmable world – Chairman Risto Siilasmaa appeared first on RCR Wireless News…
  9. Sprint and Telefonica embrace Dell’s DSS 9000

    09.19 / 14:03 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    Dell bolsters IoT, 5G and big data initiatives with DSS 9000 Dell EMC recently rolled out its “hyperscale-inspired” rack scale infrastructure known as DSS 9000. Sprint and Telefonica are the first companies to leverage the technology for their software-defined data center and cloud computing initiatives. The DSS 9000 is equipped with compute, storage, power, cooling [...] The post Sprint and Telefonica embrace Dell’s DSS 9000 appeared first on RCR Wireless New…
  10. How to build the next generation of telco sales leaders

    09.14 / 17:00 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    The consumer market for telcos has reached a saturation point. Millions of homes are equipped with cable and streaming services, and consumers are using mobile devices to instantly access entertainment on-the-go. As a result, telco executives are challenged to continue their growth trajectory and hit monthly and quarterly sales goals. New consumers are hard to [...] The post How to build the next generation of telco sales leaders appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  11. Top 5 use cases for usage reporting and monitoring (Reader Forum)

    09.14 / 17:00 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    Globys Research Identifies Top 5 Use Cases for Usage Reporting & Monitoring Customer-centric invoicing improves visibility, making it easier and faster to review and submit payments. But for customers with usage-based products and services, that monthly, reactive view may not be sufficient. For many, access to real-time usage has become table stakes on the consumer [...] The post Top 5 use cases for usage reporting and monitoring (Reader Forum) appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  12. Federated Wireless intros CBRS spectrum controller, raises $42M

    09.14 / 17:00 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    Spectrum Access System admin says spectrum controller is an industry first Federated Wireless, one of the Spectrum Access System administrators for the 3.5 GHz ecosystem, says it is bringing spectrum sharing closer to reality with the commercial availability of its cloud-based spectrum controller to enable spectrum sharing. Federated also closed on a new investment funding [...] The post Federated Wireless intros CBRS spectrum controller, raises $42M appeared first on RCR Wireless…
  13. Red Hat chief technologist talks containers, culture and community

    09.14 / 16:01 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    Chris Wright, vice president and chief technologist at Red Hat, delivered a keynote presentation titled “Container, Culture and Community” at this year’s Linux Foundation Open Source Summit North America. Wright began noting what originally got him into open source. “I don’t know if I was manipulated into it or what, but there is something about [...] The post Red Hat chief technologist talks containers, culture and community appeared first on RCR Wireless News…
  14. FiSci Technologies and Gigabeam Networks launch high-speed internet

    09.14 / 15:02 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
      On Sept 9 FiSci Technologies and Gigabeam Networks launched a new, low-cost, high-speed internet service for the residents of Whitesburg, KY. Citing frustrations from Whitesburg residents with current internet providers speed and price, FiSci Technologies approached Gigabeam Networks with the intention of providing the back-end infrastructure and financing in return for a portion of [...] The post FiSci Technologies and Gigabeam Networks launch high-speed internet appeared first on…
  15. #TBT: Hitting 20 million U.S. subscribers; directory assistance with actual operators; the timeless issue of spectrum cl

    09.14 / 12:02 rcrwireless.com Rcrwireless.com - Internet
    Editor’s Note: RCR Wireless News goes all in for “Throwback Thursdays,” tapping into our archives to resuscitate the top headlines from the past. Fire up the time machine, put on the sepia-tinted shades, set the date for #TBT and enjoy the memories! There were 20 million mobile subscribers in the entire U.S. WASHINGTON-The number of [...] The post #TBT: Hitting 20 million U.S. subscribers; directory assistance with actual operators; the timeless issue of spectrum clearing … this week …