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Is T-Mobile IS T-MOBILE'S 5G NETWORK READY FOR PRIMETIME?

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Dec 12, 2019

It’s been another year of big 5G promises, and while we’ve seen the first 5G devices hit the market and an ever-increasing number of ads touting the glory of 5G speeds over the past 12 months, the tech still isn’t worth the money for the average smartphone user. That’s especi...

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How 5G is changing mobile data traffic HOW 5G IS CHANGING MOBILE DATA TRAFFIC

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Dec 12, 2019

A snapshot of the mobile industry shows a tremendous, rapidly growing appetite for data. Over the past year, there has been a 68% increase in mobile data traffic usage across the globe, according to the most recent Ericsson Mobility Report. This increase in mobile data traffic is expected to grow in...

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Secure SD-WAN: The security vendors and their SD-WAN offerings SECURE SD-WAN: THE SECURITY VENDORS AND THEIR SD-WAN OFFERINGS

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Dec 11, 2019

During its inception, we had the early adopters and pure SD-WAN players. Soon it became obvious that something was missing, and that missing component was “security.” However, security vendors have highlighted the importance of security from the very beginning. Today, the market seems to...

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Cisco Wants to CISCO WANTS TO 'BUILD A NEW INTERNET' FOR 5G

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Dec 11, 2019

Cisco rolled out a revamp of its end-to-end networking portfolio on Wednesday, including new silicon, optics and software that, the company proclaims, will carry the Internet through the next decade. The "Internet for the Future" strategy includes Cisco Silicon One, "a first-ever sing...

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Functionality, Features of Work and Development of 5G Applications FUNCTIONALITY, FEATURES OF WORK AND DEVELOPMENT OF 5G APPLICATIONS

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Dec 10, 2019

The arrival of 5G will definitely be a gamechanger across industries. It will improve the services we have right now and offer an extended range of capabilities for the future. With a faster and always-on connection, you expect to see a lot of changes in the ways both businesses and consumers intera...

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Architectural Shift In 5G Core Needed To Meet IoT Demands ARCHITECTURAL SHIFT IN 5G CORE NEEDED TO MEET IOT DEMANDS

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Dec 10, 2019

A recurring theme at this year's 5G Core Summit was that implementing 5G is not building a network for a single customer but for a whole society. To accomplish this, the 5G core needs an open and digital infrastructure defined by software that takes advantage of digital technologies such as clou...

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Networking attack gives hijackers VPN access NETWORKING ATTACK GIVES HIJACKERS VPN ACCESS

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Dec 09, 2019

Researchers have discovered a security flaw in macOS, Linux, and several other operating systems that could let attackers hijack a wide range of virtual private network (VPN) connections. The bug, discovered by University of New Mexico researchers William J Tolley, Beau Kujath, and Jedidiah R. Crand...

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Winning the Cybersecurity Battle with Open Networking WINNING THE CYBERSECURITY BATTLE WITH OPEN NETWORKING

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Dec 09, 2019

Information security experts are arguing that endpoint solutions are becoming increasingly less effective, and that they should only be used as the absolute last line of defense. We shouldn’t wait for the virus on our computer before we scan for it, or only download device management systems a...

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Is 5G better than the NBN? IS 5G BETTER THAN THE NBN?

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Dec 08, 2019

Australians frustrated with unreliable service from the National Broadband Network may soon have another option. The rollout of the 5G network around Australia promises to deliver benefits not just for mobile phone users, but also for home internet services. Until now the mobile system, using 4G, ha...

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How Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) Enables Converged WAN Infrastructure HOW SECURE ACCESS SERVICE EDGE (SASE) ENABLES CONVERGED WAN INFRASTRUCTURE

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Dec 06, 2019

As organizations adopt cloud computing and other digital transformation efforts, the ways that enterprise networks are used is changing. While this has an impact on network performance, it also changes how these networks must be secured. Traditional security models, where all traffic is routed throu...

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How AIOps Will Be the Next Big Thing in Networking HOW AIOPS WILL BE THE NEXT BIG THING IN NETWORKING

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Dec 05, 2019

The network revolution is happening right now! In this digital era, organizations are trying to make the right decisions on their digital initiatives to stay ahead in the game. Hence, it is not surprising to see all the remarkable advancements that the year 2020 holds around technologies such as 5G,...

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How do you fix slow broadband in busy cities? Create a new network HOW DO YOU FIX SLOW BROADBAND IN BUSY CITIES? CREATE A NEW NETWORK

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Dec 05, 2019

There is no need to travel to remote countryside towns to moan about slow broadband speeds. In fact, you could stay right in the middle of central London, and find problems right there. Last weekend, however, network provider Ontix quietly kicked off its plan to bring the UK capital's broadband ...

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5G is here. What does that mean for network operations? 5G IS HERE. WHAT DOES THAT MEAN FOR NETWORK OPERATIONS?

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Dec 04, 2019

5G and IoT platforms are growing more complex. As such, service providers are increasingly turning to cognitive technologies such as AI and robotic process automation in their telecom network operations. Is this hype or just plain common sense? Running telecom network operations is more complex than...

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Impact of 5G in Trending Technologies Like Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality IMPACT OF 5G IN TRENDING TECHNOLOGIES LIKE AUGMENTED REALITY AND VIRTUAL REALITY

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Dec 04, 2019

In today's world, technology has made an enormous impact on all the essential aspects of human life, be it education, way of working or routine life. The wonders of technology have opened the scope of innovative software applications. Devices have also become portable, which provides convenience...

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Why 5G Will Make Machines — And Machine Payments — Much Smarter WHY 5G WILL MAKE MACHINES — AND MACHINE PAYMENTS — MUCH SMARTER

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Dec 03, 2019

Robots and artificial intelligence haven’t taken over — yet. But machines still have human-like needs, needs that, when fulfilled, can improve payments and commerce and, according to some, usher in what’s sometimes being called in smart circles a new industrial revolution. The key ...

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Automated Cloud Infrastructure: Extending ACI and AWS integration AUTOMATED CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE: EXTENDING ACI AND AWS INTEGRATION

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Dec 03, 2019

It’s the time of the year – AWS re:invent 2019 is happening this week. Cisco and AWS customers deploy workloads and applications in both their own data centers and the AWS cloud today and look forward to even better integration to achieve their infrastructure automation goals while maint...

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In-Service Software Upgrade: A relief planning for 5G IN-SERVICE SOFTWARE UPGRADE: A RELIEF PLANNING FOR 5G

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Dec 02, 2019

Are you familiar with ISSU and Canary Testing? These were a couple of the hot topics at our booth at Mobile World Congress (MWC) Americas in Los Angeles in October 2019, when we demonstrated the dual-mode 5G Cloud Core and its ISSU capabilities. But why is important? With introduction of 5G, CSPs wi...

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WHAT 5G TECHNOLOGY MEANS FOR CYBERSECURITY RISKS WHAT 5G TECHNOLOGY MEANS FOR CYBERSECURITY RISKS

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Dec 02, 2019

Cyber Monday has arrived, and along with the billions of dollars spent online by shoppers today, there will be another price to pay: IT admins and InfoSec pros will not be surprised by the number of cybersecurity issues the day is also likely to bring. But as worrisome as cyberthreats are now, the s...

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5G service is here, but do you really need to get it a 5G phone now? 5G SERVICE IS HERE, BUT DO YOU REALLY NEED TO GET IT A 5G PHONE NOW?

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Dec 01, 2019

In case you hadn’t heard yet, 5G, the next-generation cellular network technology, is here. All the major U.S. telecom carriers, including AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon, have announced offerings of various types. In addition, there are 5G-capable smartphones now available from several...

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5G accord raises worry on quality of weather data 5G ACCORD RAISES WORRY ON QUALITY OF WEATHER DATA

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Dec 01, 2019

A long-awaited international deal governing how the world's technology companies should roll out 5G technology poses serious risks to the accuracy of weather forecasts, according to federal agencies and the World Meteorological Organization. Negotiators from around the world announced a deal las...

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How 5G Will Change the Way We Work and Play HOW 5G WILL CHANGE THE WAY WE WORK AND PLAY

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Nov 28, 2019

One of the most exciting things about the times we live in is the fact that we stand on the precipice of several major technological shifts. The proliferation of technological advances such as 5G is changing the world at an exponential pace. The impact of 5G will be everywhere, from new avenues for ...

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LIVING, LEARNING AND LEADING IN A 5G WORLD LIVING, LEARNING AND LEADING IN A 5G WORLD

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Nov 28, 2019

Your technology department is probably already planning a mass migration. You’re going to have to choose whether you want to be a part of it. The tech leaders at your school and in your district have (hopefully) been working on transferring your current technology systems to the new 5G network...

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US marketing lies about 5G are counter-productive US MARKETING LIES ABOUT 5G ARE COUNTER-PRODUCTIVE

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Nov 27, 2019

AT&T set the tone at the start of the year with its ridiculous ‘5GE’ initiative and the marketing departments of US operators have continued to over-promise on 5G ever since, as we recently discussed. It turns out that consistently lying to your customers isn’t always rewarded ...

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Weather Experts Are Really Worried About The Current Global 5G Deal. Here WEATHER EXPERTS ARE REALLY WORRIED ABOUT THE CURRENT GLOBAL 5G DEAL. HERE'S WHY

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Nov 27, 2019

A long-awaited international deal governing how the world's technology companies should roll out 5G technology poses serious risks to weather forecast accuracy, according to data from federal agencies and the World Meteorological Organization. Negotiators from around the world announced a deal F...

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Public-private collaboration can play a major role in 5G success PUBLIC-PRIVATE COLLABORATION CAN PLAY A MAJOR ROLE IN 5G SUCCESS

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Nov 26, 2019

In many ways, government agencies and communications technology companies live in two different worlds. Occasionally, however, those worlds collide. When they do, amazing things can happen. The creativity of industry, paired with the rigorous requirements of government use cases, can spur new innova...

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Is SASE the Next Big Thing in SD-WAN? IS SASE THE NEXT BIG THING IN SD-WAN?

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Nov 26, 2019

Highlighted in Gartner’s 2019 Hype Cycle, secure access service edge (SASE) is the next wave of software-defined wide-area networks (SD-WAN), which converges the WAN edge and network security into a cloud-based, as-a-service delivery model. SD-WANs have already paved the way toward network con...

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The EU says security is not the only concern when it comes to 5G THE EU SAYS SECURITY IS NOT THE ONLY CONCERN WHEN IT COMES TO 5G

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Nov 25, 2019

Aside from security risks, European governments should consider the wider consequences of handing out contracts to 5G suppliers, according to an EU document seen by CNBC and one which could have repercussions for the Chinese firm, Huawei, that is under scrutiny as a potential 5G supplier. “In ...

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The 5G Threat for Weather Satellites Is Only Growing THE 5G THREAT FOR WEATHER SATELLITES IS ONLY GROWING

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Nov 25, 2019

In April, Popular Mechanics reported that 5G network frequencies could interfere with weather satellites on a very similar frequency. Now, The Verge reports that the mobile industry has struck a blow against the concerns of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and other weather data o...

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5G is going to save journalism! Maybe! (Don’t hold your breath) 5G IS GOING TO SAVE JOURNALISM! MAYBE! (DON’T HOLD YOUR BREATH)

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Nov 24, 2019

Ask a reporter what technological upgrades would ease their work, and you’ll probably hear things like longer-lived laptop batteries, inflight WiFi that actually worked all the time, and cheat codes for Facebook, Google, and Twitter’s ranking algorithms. AT&T, however, has a differen...

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A look at the global prospects for 5G A LOOK AT THE GLOBAL PROSPECTS FOR 5G

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Nov 24, 2019

The Swedish telecommunications company, Ericsson estimates that 1.5 billion users – about 40 percent of current global coverage – will have access to 5G wireless network technology by 2024. In the U.S., 5G fixed wireless broadband internet is currently available at only a handful of loca...

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5G decoded: Here 5G DECODED: HERE'S HOW TO TELL REAL 5G FROM THE MARKETING FLUFF

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Nov 21, 2019

It may have taken some time, but a nationwide 5G network is coming. On Dec. 6, T-Mobile will turn on its wider-coverage 5G service and says it will reach 200 million people with the new, faster wireless network. T-Mobile isn't just the latest to expand its 5G footprint, but the first to offer se...

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How 5G can power public safety communications HOW 5G CAN POWER PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS

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Nov 21, 2019

Investing in public safety communications is a balancing act. Communities need to equip themselves not only to handle emergencies, but to prevent them. Both efforts require strategic coordination, situational awareness and intelligent deployment of resources. While wireless network services may appe...

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Who is really driving investment in 5G technology? WHO IS REALLY DRIVING INVESTMENT IN 5G TECHNOLOGY?

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Nov 20, 2019

Is 5G driven by consumer markets or industries? And what about automation? How will these markets ramp up? Our research tells us that consumers expect 5G to automate many areas of everyday life, yet we still do not know how. However, categorizing some countries as consumerized and others as more ind...

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Hand-in-hand – Why the IoT needs SD-WAN HAND-IN-HAND – WHY THE IOT NEEDS SD-WAN

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Nov 19, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the major influencing trends in the digital transformation of the global economy.In fact, says Hubert da Costa, SVP and GM EMEA at Cybera, worldwide demand for IoT technologies continues to climb, with data and analytics company GlobalData projecting that the g...

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Revolutionary changes ahead with innovative 5G uses REVOLUTIONARY CHANGES AHEAD WITH INNOVATIVE 5G USES

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Nov 19, 2019

With 46 5G networks now deployed globally, 5G networks are expanding the value of wireless communications like never before. According to IHS Markit, up to $13.2 trillion (€11.9 trillion) worth of sales enablement and 22.3 million jobs will be supported by 5G by 2035. To illustrate the increasi...

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Elon Musk ELON MUSK'S WIFI SATELLITES ARE BLOCKING ASTRONOMERS' VIEWS OF THE SKY

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Nov 18, 2019

Astronomers are worried that a small satellite swarm launched by Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket firm last week will ruin deep space observations of distant stars and galaxies. And they are letting people know about it. On Nov. 11, SpaceX launched 60 "Starlink" satellites into low-earth orbi...

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How 5G will make manufacturing operations smarter and better in 2020 HOW 5G WILL MAKE MANUFACTURING OPERATIONS SMARTER AND BETTER IN 2020

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Nov 18, 2019

DIGITIZATION is the answer to many of today’s key challenges faced by manufacturers. It’s what helps them meet customer expectations and stay ahead of the competition. However, many of tomorrow’s challenges – although quite simple on the surface, are difficult to crack since ...

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TIM Showcases 5G Digital Business Platform for Automotive Use Cases TIM SHOWCASES 5G DIGITAL BUSINESS PLATFORM FOR AUTOMOTIVE USE CASES

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Nov 18, 2019

TIM recently showcased how its 5G Digital Business Platform – including also Edge Computing solutions – can add safety to our driving, especially for the most vulnerable ones: namely pedestrians and cyclists; reduce transfer times; improve cities’ sustainability. TIM’s 5G is ...

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5G doesn’t belong to just one country, Cisco’s vice president says 5G DOESN’T BELONG TO JUST ONE COUNTRY, CISCO’S VICE PRESIDENT SAYS

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Nov 18, 2019

The advent of a super-fast 5G mobile network has been dominated by heated debates over national security concerns and fears that major players in the 5G industry, like tech giant Huawei, could be used by China to spy on other nations. But Guy Diedrich, the vice president and global innovation office...

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5G has arrived, but 4G remains king for business 5G HAS ARRIVED, BUT 4G REMAINS KING FOR BUSINESS

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Nov 18, 2019

THIS year, the triumphant arrival of 5G to Belfast certainly had everyone talking. We're one of the first cities in the UK and Ireland to have it – and we're well on track for region-wide roll out throughout 2020. The new ‘fifth generation' networks promise huge download spee...

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The strain of big data and AI on computing networks THE STRAIN OF BIG DATA AND AI ON COMPUTING NETWORKS

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Nov 14, 2019

Society is in a data-intensive era of computing. Companies depend on big data platforms to reach conclusions in minutes that would take days without the help of technology. Artificial intelligence (AI) has also come into the mainstream. It gets utilized in industries ranging from health care to mark...

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Does speedier connectivity with 5G lead to faster attacks? DOES SPEEDIER CONNECTIVITY WITH 5G LEAD TO FASTER ATTACKS?

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Nov 14, 2019

RANKED first for its digital infrastructure in the Economist Intelligence Unit's latest Asian Digital Transformation Index, Singapore has announced plans to roll out at least two 5G networks by 2020 to continue empowering its Smart Nation ambitions. This decision comes as no surprise as the impl...

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Meeting the challenges of 5G device testing MEETING THE CHALLENGES OF 5G DEVICE TESTING

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Nov 13, 2019

Fernando Schmitt, product manager for wireless testing solutions at Rohde & Schwarz, discussed some of the issues around 5G device testing, and how Rohde & Schwarz has addressed them, at Mobile World Congress Los Angeles. Rohde & Schwarz demonstrated test set-ups for 5G research and deve...

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Nokia Says 5G will Enable a New Era of Economic Growth NOKIA SAYS 5G WILL ENABLE A NEW ERA OF ECONOMIC GROWTH

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Nov 13, 2019

In the early aughts, Nokia produced the most coveted mobile phones in the world, before it was disrupted by big tech giants ushering in the age of smartphones. The Finnish multinational corporation no longer produces phones directly, as its core activity has shifted to network equipment. It now aims...

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How AI is Empowering the Internet Networks of Tomorrow HOW AI IS EMPOWERING THE INTERNET NETWORKS OF TOMORROW

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Nov 12, 2019

Imagine networks that can predict downtimes and hacking threats, successfully! AI-enabled networking isn’t new but better and bigger. It has, in fact, propelled the idea of reinventing the services for enhanced user experience without increasing the costs whatsoever. So, when Ericsson predicte...

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As 5G Rolls Out, Troubling New Security Flaws Emerge AS 5G ROLLS OUT, TROUBLING NEW SECURITY FLAWS EMERGE

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Nov 12, 2019

It's not yet prime time for 5G networks, which still face logistical and technical hurdles, but they're increasingly coming online in major cities worldwide. Which is why it's especially worrying that new 5G vulnerabilities are being discovered almost by the dozen. At the Association for...

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Fortinet Expands Integration of Cloud Security Offerings with Microsoft Azure to Provide Advanced Protection FORTINET EXPANDS INTEGRATION OF CLOUD SECURITY OFFERINGS WITH MICROSOFT AZURE TO PROVIDE ADVANCED PROTECTION

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Nov 11, 2019

“Fortinet is helping our customers protect, consume and deliver cloud through our dynamic cloud security offerings. Using Microsoft Azure allows our customers to implement broad protection across their cloud deployments as well as on-premises infrastructure. Today’s announcement strength...

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More Data Calls for More Bandwidth, Plus a Scalable, Redundant Network MORE DATA CALLS FOR MORE BANDWIDTH, PLUS A SCALABLE, REDUNDANT NETWORK

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Nov 11, 2019

Our need for more and more bandwidth will be the focus in 2020, and there are no indications that this connectivity trend will subside over the next several years. After all, we’ve come to expect that data will be available at our fingertips, across all industries as well as throughout our eve...

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POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS

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Nov 11, 2019

It’s a well-documented trend that the rise of digital channels such as webchat, apps, FAQs, etc., has led to a change in the way contact centers handle interactions. The routine, “easy” interactions are now handled by self-service channels. Deflecting these low-value interactions h...

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5G-powered technologies reshaping future 5G-POWERED TECHNOLOGIES RESHAPING FUTURE

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Nov 10, 2019

Singing, dancing and even having a face-to-face conversation with your favorite singer -- can you imagine such a thing taking place in your own living room? With holographic projection technologies powered by 5G, Nokia, a Finnish telecommunications conglomerate, is making this dreamlike scenario a r...

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Verizon Adds VERIZON ADDS 'CO MANAGEMENT' TO ENTERPRISE SD WAN MANAGED SERVICES PORTFOLIO

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Nov 10, 2019

Verizon recently announced a new level of service – ‘Co Management’ – for its SD WAN managed services portfolio. Verizon is removing the worry of managing or knowing individual vendor complexities and providing uniform, intent-based interfaces across multi-vendor platforms. T...

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Your Pathway to 5G YOUR PATHWAY TO 5G

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Nov 10, 2019

The adoption of cloud, mobile, IoT, and other technologies requires today’s networks to not only stay connected 24x7, but to expand, contract, adapt, move, and evolve as business needs dictate. These needs make wireless broadband an essential WAN source as organizations look to address challen...

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Why Dynamics of Private LTE & 5G Network Ecosystem Market is Changing Drastically? What if history is any guide. WHY DYNAMICS OF PRIVATE LTE & 5G NETWORK ECOSYSTEM MARKET IS CHANGING DRASTICALLY? WHAT IF HISTORY IS ANY GUIDE.

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Nov 07, 2019

With the standardization of capabilities such as MCPTT (Mission-Critical PTT) by the 3GPP, LTE is increasingly being viewed as an all-inclusive critical communications platform for the delivery of multiple mission-critical services ranging from PTT group communications to real-time video surveillanc...

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Think 5G Is a Buzzword? China Is Already Working on 6G Technology THINK 5G IS A BUZZWORD? CHINA IS ALREADY WORKING ON 6G TECHNOLOGY

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Nov 07, 2019

While most of us are still pondering over 5G being an overused ‘buzzword’ to sell more future-ready (read as pricey) devices to users, China has already started research and development of 6G technology. We are still cribbing over our Jio or Vodafone 4G SIMs offering pathetic connectivit...

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Intelligence Brief: Can 5G challenge fibre? INTELLIGENCE BRIEF: CAN 5G CHALLENGE FIBRE?

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Nov 06, 2019

Verizon launched its pre-standard 5G fixed wireless access (FWA) service in four US cities in October 2018. Even though FWA is not a new concept (globally more than 5 per cent of the fixed connections are already FWA or some sort of wireless-based technology), this was an important “first&rdqu...

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Keep Wi-Fi 6 in Mind When Planning Network Upgrades KEEP WI-FI 6 IN MIND WHEN PLANNING NETWORK UPGRADES

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Nov 06, 2019

Wi-Fi 6, the next-generation wireless standard, isn’t just a step up in speed from Wi-Fi 5. The goal is to boost performance in densely populated areas, but that only works when both clients and access points play by Wi-Fi 6 rules. The nomenclature reflects the Wi-Fi Alliance’s attempt t...

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Hungary says Huawei to help build its 5G wireless network HUNGARY SAYS HUAWEI TO HELP BUILD ITS 5G WIRELESS NETWORK

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Nov 05, 2019

Chinese tech company Huawei will take part in the construction of Hungary's next-generation 5G wireless network despite concerns among key allies like the U.S. about potential snooping by Beijing. Speaking at China's International Import Expo in Shanghai, Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szi...

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Get Out! The FUD Is Coming from the Inside GET OUT! THE FUD IS COMING FROM THE INSIDE

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Nov 05, 2019

On LinkedIn, Ron C. of CoreSolutions Software said, “Cybersecurity is no longer just a technical problem. It’s now more of a people problem! So why aren’t businesses prioritizing security awareness training for their staff?” There was a massive response and mixed agreement. R...

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AI and 5G: Entering a new world of data AI AND 5G: ENTERING A NEW WORLD OF DATA

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Nov 05, 2019

Today the telecom industry has identified the need for faster end-user-data rates. Previously users were happy to call and text each other. However, now mobile communication has converted our lives in such a dramatic way it is hard to imagine this type of communication anymore. Nowadays, we are lean...

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Why 5G is a crucial technology for autonomous vehicles WHY 5G IS A CRUCIAL TECHNOLOGY FOR AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES

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Nov 04, 2019

Autonomous vehicles could dramatically improve safety, in a future where self-driving cars are ubiquitous. Getting to that point, however, requires extensive investments in the development of machine learning models for interpreting traffic, and infrastructure for low-latency wireless networks. As 5...

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How fast is 5G? We put the next generation of mobile internet to the test HOW FAST IS 5G? WE PUT THE NEXT GENERATION OF MOBILE INTERNET TO THE TEST

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Nov 04, 2019

We are all being told that 5G, the next generation of mobile internet, will be much faster and provide more capacity than current 4G networks. Major carriers have been gradually switching on their networks around the world, whether that’s in the U.S., South Korea, Australia or the U.K. As of l...

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This air taxi uses 5G to ‘see’ around corners THIS AIR TAXI USES 5G TO ‘SEE’ AROUND CORNERS

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Nov 01, 2019

As an answer to urban congestion, vertical take-off electric drones could soon provide a sustainable way to move people and cargo around our cities. Now the most advanced multicopter is adding 5G capabilities to allow it to fly further and more safely. German start-up Volocopter, which made the worl...

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New Fortinet Firewall Adds to Growing SD-WAN Heft NEW FORTINET FIREWALL ADDS TO GROWING SD-WAN HEFT

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Oct 31, 2019

Fortinet’s popular FortiGate Secure SD-WAN just got a new addition – the FortiGate 60F – which includes the vendor’s new purpose-built system on a chip 4 (SoC4) security processor, first announced in April. FortiGate says the 60F firewall, powered by the vendor’s SoC4, ...

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The benefits of NFV are unfolding in 5G THE BENEFITS OF NFV ARE UNFOLDING IN 5G

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Oct 30, 2019

This year's SDN NFV World Congress, which took place in the Hague from October 14-17, 2019, continued to follow the progression of NFV transformation as the platform for 5G. Ericsson had a strong presence at the conference, as well as on the show floor. Here are my top 6 takeaways from this lead...

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Impending 5G Transition: All You Need To Know IMPENDING 5G TRANSITION: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Oct 30, 2019

The topic of transition to fifth generation networks or 5G is getting warmed up! Since the launch of fourth generation networks, it will be the biggest advancement in the wireless space All the four major carriers (AT & T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile) are going to spend dollars hyping up ‘5G...

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6 hidden 5G service opportunities operators should jump on 6 HIDDEN 5G SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES OPERATORS SHOULD JUMP ON

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Oct 30, 2019

Everyone likes to talk about 5G uses cases, but customers are asking, what sets 5G apart from current 4G services? A recent study by Strategy Analytics tells it like it is – for 5G to be successful, network operators will have to take service innovation to the next level if they want customers...

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What is 5G technology and how will it change the world? WHAT IS 5G TECHNOLOGY AND HOW WILL IT CHANGE THE WORLD?

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Oct 30, 2019

5G is the short form for ‘fifth-generation’ mobile network. 5G will accelerate the move towards digital as a transformative an ecosystem that combines Big Data and Cloud, virtualization and augmentation, automation and intelligent machines, distributed computing and artificial intelligen...

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Trump calls for greater 5G security cooperation TRUMP CALLS FOR GREATER 5G SECURITY COOPERATION

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Oct 29, 2019

US President Donald Trump has urged nations to work together on helping secure the future of 5G. Reuters reports Trump made the comment in a letter to the 2019 World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19), a quadrennial congress of regulators and governments organised by the International Telecommun...

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Say It Loud! I Didn’t Read the Privacy Policy and I’m Proud! SAY IT LOUD! I DIDN’T READ THE PRIVACY POLICY AND I’M PROUD!

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Oct 29, 2019

We’re blowing it with general cybersecurity education. According to a study by the Pew Internet Research Center, most Americans don’t understand or can’t identify basic cybersecurity concepts such as two-factor authentication, private browsing, or the purpose of a privacy policy. W...

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5G Coming to an Airplane Near You 5G COMING TO AN AIRPLANE NEAR YOU

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Oct 28, 2019

Gogo says that Cisco, Airspan and FIRST RF will be strategic partners to its 5G aviation system and network. Gogo’s new air-to-ground (ATG) 5G network will be designed for use on certain aircraft operating within the contiguous United States and Canada. Gogo expects the nationwide network to b...

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Does Social Media Visualization Serve as a Primer for 5G Data Visualization? DOES SOCIAL MEDIA VISUALIZATION SERVE AS A PRIMER FOR 5G DATA VISUALIZATION?

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Oct 28, 2019

The deployment of 5G data technology in our daily lives will be revolutionary, but this blast of speed and data will burden cybersecurity management teams and create an entirely new set of risks to handle around issues such as mobile security and integration with smart cities. One major challenge wi...

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Cisco: AI, Intent-Based Networking in High Demand CISCO: AI, INTENT-BASED NETWORKING IN HIGH DEMAND

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Oct 25, 2019

IT teams are anxious to adopt intent-based networking (IBN), artificial intelligence and machine learning to improve the operations, security or business impacts of their networks. That’s according to Cisco’s 2020 Global Networking Trends Report. Cisco asked more than 2,000 IT leaders an...

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5G, AI Heighten Cyber Attack Risks, Study Finds 5G, AI HEIGHTEN CYBER ATTACK RISKS, STUDY FINDS

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Oct 24, 2019

Expect 5G mobile network technology and artificial intelligence (AI) advances to heighten the cybersecurity risk for enterprise organizations, a new study cautioned. It’s no secret that with new technology comes greater risk of cyber attacks but Information Risk Management’s (IRM) new st...

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GSMA: ‘North America is at the forefront of the 5G revolution GSMA: ‘NORTH AMERICA IS AT THE FOREFRONT OF THE 5G REVOLUTION

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Oct 24, 2019

From the perspective of GSMA’s Head of North America Ana Tavares, North America is ahead of the curve when it comes to 5G. At Mobile World Congress LA, Tavares told RCR Wireless News that while Korea and China are really “pushing hard” to establish 5G networks, North America &ldquo...

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What will 5G mean for you? A reality check on the hype WHAT WILL 5G MEAN FOR YOU? A REALITY CHECK ON THE HYPE

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Oct 23, 2019

On Tuesday morning, the talks that opened the Mobile World Congress trade show in Los Angeles were Southern-California sunny about 5G wireless. “It will revolutionize our lives,” said Meredith Attwell Baker, president and CEO of the wireless communications trade group CTIA, in a typical ...

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Altran, T&W to accelerate 5G small cell deployment ALTRAN, T&W TO ACCELERATE 5G SMALL CELL DEPLOYMENT

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Oct 23, 2019

Mobile network operators are increasingly looking to small cell radio access nodes to densify capacity on LTE and 5G networks in order to increase capacity and support enhanced quality of experience (QoE). To address the increasing need for streamlined deployment of small cells, Altran revealed at M...

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BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE

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Oct 23, 2019

If you’re like me, one of the first things you do when you leave the house in the morning is put on your headset. I may be joining a meeting, calling a friend, getting coffee – sometimes all three – before I even set foot in the office. When I get to work, I’m collaborating w...

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POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Oct 22, 2019

It seems like every photo shown of a business in action these days features a bunch of people in a huddle room, looking productive – just like our own Poly beauty shot below. But the technology that is IN the room really matters most to the people who are joining remotely – the people NO...

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You need to see why 5G is the future of AR gaming YOU NEED TO SEE WHY 5G IS THE FUTURE OF AR GAMING

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Oct 22, 2019

Are you, like me, an online gamer? Does your pulse start to race when a new video game has a multiplayer option? Do you still buy your video games on physical disks, or are you already downloading or even streaming your games these days? And how will 5G transform gaming? My colleague Peter and I tal...

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4 ways 5G is set to transform supply chains 4 WAYS 5G IS SET TO TRANSFORM SUPPLY CHAINS

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Oct 22, 2019

As the 5G mobile broadband standard begins to roll out in cities across the world, supply chain and logistics managers who don't have a strategy already may be behind the curve. Experts expect the impact of 5G to be felt across the logistics industry, from vehicle-to-vehicle communication to tra...

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Verizon 5G goes live in three major sports and entertainment arenas VERIZON 5G GOES LIVE IN THREE MAJOR SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT ARENAS

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Oct 21, 2019

Verizon Wireless has announced that its 5G Ultra Wideband service is now live in three major sports and entertainment arenas in Denver, San Francisco and Phoenix. The service will be expanded to a total of 10 arenas in the coming months, according to the company, which is working to bring its ultra-...

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Converting to 5G: How carriers can win subscribers over to the upgrade CONVERTING TO 5G: HOW CARRIERS CAN WIN SUBSCRIBERS OVER TO THE UPGRADE

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Oct 20, 2019

As 5G begins its rollout, carriers are preparing to rally their subscribers and get them excited about all 5G has to offer. Great new network, great new devices – it could be as heady a combination as peanut butter and chocolate, if done correctly. But doing it correctly means new marketing ch...

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Today’s 4G LTE puts you on the pathway to tomorrow’s 5G TODAY’S 4G LTE PUTS YOU ON THE PATHWAY TO TOMORROW’S 5G

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Oct 18, 2019

Terms like 3G, 4G, and 5G draw definitive lines in the sand between one generation and the next. In reality, the transition is far more gradual. And because what we call 5G comprises many capabilities, it’s becoming clearer that the technology will affect our lives in different ways, ramping u...

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Harnessing SD-WAN for intelligent networks HARNESSING SD-WAN FOR INTELLIGENT NETWORKS

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Oct 16, 2019

The public sector faces constant change in terms of policy, technology and the population it serves. Add this to the desire for transformation, continuing budget restraint and inexorably increasing demand for services, and there is a clear challenge to the infrastructure that underpins operations. I...

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Ready for Wi-Fi 6? Not yet, say Google and Amazon READY FOR WI-FI 6? NOT YET, SAY GOOGLE AND AMAZON

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Oct 16, 2019

It's been a busy couple of weeks for mesh networking. First came Amazon-owned Eero, which lifted the curtain on a new, Alexa-friendly mesh router system that's half the price of the company's previous system. Then came Google, with a new Nest Wifi mesh system that adds in voice-activated...

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How the 5G network is progressing hand-in-hand with Qualcomm HOW THE 5G NETWORK IS PROGRESSING HAND-IN-HAND WITH QUALCOMM

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Oct 16, 2019

Optimistic. This is the word we’d use to describe Ignacio Contreras, marketing director of Qualcomm, one of the leading companies behind the revolution called “5G,” or the fifth-generation internet. And he has good reasons to be, as the process of adoption of this technology has ad...

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Our latest 5G business potential report: Set your compass now OUR LATEST 5G BUSINESS POTENTIAL REPORT: SET YOUR COMPASS NOW

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Oct 15, 2019

Global 5G deployments are well under way as we go deeper into the latter half of 2019. However, many communications service providers have still not yet invested in realizing the business potential of 5G. So let’s clarify: the business opportunities for 5G, beyond enhanced mobile broadband, ar...

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What is 5G today and what the future holds WHAT IS 5G TODAY AND WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS

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Oct 14, 2019

If you ask the average person what they know about 5G technology, the first thing that will pop into their head will likely be something to do with cellphone technology. And if you consider the 2019 rollout of 5G thus far, perhaps that wouldn’t be too far off the mark. The average Jane or Joe ...

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5G will become reality within 3 years: Cisco CEO 5G WILL BECOME REALITY WITHIN 3 YEARS: CISCO CEO

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Oct 14, 2019

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins told FOX Business that it will be another two to three years before mobile carriers roll out 5G technology. Carriers are focused on the technology needed to build consumer networks, he told Maria Bartiromo. When they begin to expand on enterprise 5G services, a “high-pe...

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Evaluating SD-WAN Service Providers EVALUATING SD-WAN SERVICE PROVIDERS

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Oct 14, 2019

As the pace of migration to the cloud increases, enterprise executives are looking to expert partners to effect digital transformation. It’s essential to make the right choice, which of course starts with knowing what to look for in your partner. When evaluating an SD-WAN service provider as p...

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DPI - Key for Network Awareness in the Era of Intelligence DPI - KEY FOR NETWORK AWARENESS IN THE ERA OF INTELLIGENCE

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Oct 11, 2019

The world is moving towards intelligent networks. Regardless of whether it is the core, the wireless, the data center, the LAN or the WAN, the need for networks to be well aware of the state of traffic they carry, and the nature of content that is being transported is becoming increasingly critical....

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Taking the next step to lead in 5G in the US TAKING THE NEXT STEP TO LEAD IN 5G IN THE US

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Oct 11, 2019

The US market is leading the way in 5G.  Over the last 12 months, we have supported several of our US customers to deploy “first” 5G networks.  In addition, the first cloud native network functions have been introduced in real networks. US service providers are now preparing fo...

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AT&T and Verizon Don AT&T AND VERIZON DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW WHERE 5G REALLY IS

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Oct 10, 2019

Wireless carriers are fighting back against efforts to better map 5G wireless availability, worried that better data could deflate their 5G marketing hype. To hear wireless carriers tell it, 5G is just short of magic. As the faster network standard is quickly and broadly deployed, carriers say 5G wi...

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Global 5G Tester Market to Grow Robustly due to Advancements in Cellular Technology GLOBAL 5G TESTER MARKET TO GROW ROBUSTLY DUE TO ADVANCEMENTS IN CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY

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Oct 10, 2019

The rapidly changing cellular scenario globally has caused the market to witness a flurry of activity in recent years, causing the global 5G tester market to witness growth that has been above average and robust. With advancements in technology having a profound influence, according to Future Market...

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Defense in Depth: User-Centric Security DEFENSE IN DEPTH: USER-CENTRIC SECURITY

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Oct 10, 2019

It’s impossible to create a security system that removes the user from the equation. They are integral and they have to be part of your security program. Security is defined by the individual. The minimum expectation you can have of your users is that they’ll operate in good faith. Avoid...

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5G and blockchain: The building blocks of the shared economy 5G AND BLOCKCHAIN: THE BUILDING BLOCKS OF THE SHARED ECONOMY

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Oct 09, 2019

Far from a niche technology confined to academic forums, blockchain has slowly become a mainstream idea thanks to the growing popularity of cryptocurrency. When we explore blockchain itself, we’re looking at a technology that opens a wealth of opportunities not just for the mobile industry, bu...

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5G and AI will drive Intel growth over the next decade 5G AND AI WILL DRIVE INTEL GROWTH OVER THE NEXT DECADE

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Oct 09, 2019

Back in summer Apple acquired the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business, with the chip-maker only serving Apple as far as smartphone modems are concerned. Even though it dominates the PC market, Intel didn’t manage to succeed in the smartphone chip segment, but now it is looking ...

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The Modern Network: Evolution from Hardware to SD-WAN THE MODERN NETWORK: EVOLUTION FROM HARDWARE TO SD-WAN

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Oct 09, 2019

Indian enterprises are in the middle of an evolutionary leap. Though cloud computing created a foundation in the Indian market a long time ago, its impact is only being realized today, especially for the Indian SMEs and enterprises, who are moving their IT to the cloud. In fact, according to IDC, In...

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Impending Deployment of 5G Boosts Demand for Data Center Testing Equipment with Enhanced Monitoring Capabilities IMPENDING DEPLOYMENT OF 5G BOOSTS DEMAND FOR DATA CENTER TESTING EQUIPMENT WITH ENHANCED MONITORING CAPABILITIES

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Oct 08, 2019

As data centers shift from multifiber push-on (MPO)-8 to MPO-12 and, eventually, MPO-24, the demand for more versatile fiber-optic testing equipment is intensifying. Data centers are also transitioning from 100G to 400G calls for carrier aggregation technologies that enhance the network broadband. T...

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The Road to 5G Starts With the Pavement THE ROAD TO 5G STARTS WITH THE PAVEMENT

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Oct 08, 2019

5G has the potential to change the world, but with such lofty expectations also come great challenges. We all like to imagine a future powered by 5G — self-driving cars that communicate with the roads they travel on, connected factory devices that “talk” to each other, and informat...

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5G will not be “The network of networks” for enterprise verticals 5G WILL NOT BE “THE NETWORK OF NETWORKS” FOR ENTERPRISE VERTICALS

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Oct 07, 2019

5G is being positioned as a “network of networks” that will encompass public and private components, licensed and unlicensed spectrum, and even expand beyond cellular, to satellite communications. But in reality, 5G will only be one component of the enterprise vertical technology stack, ...

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DNS-over-HTTPS causes more problems than it solves, experts say DNS-OVER-HTTPS CAUSES MORE PROBLEMS THAN IT SOLVES, EXPERTS SAY

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Oct 06, 2019

The DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) protocol is not the privacy panacea that many have been advocating in recent months. If we are to listen to networking and cybersecurity experts, the protocol is somewhat useless and causes more problems than it fixes, and criticism has been mounting against DoH and those pr...

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Drive Automated Intelligence into Enterprise Networks with SD-WAN DRIVE AUTOMATED INTELLIGENCE INTO ENTERPRISE NETWORKS WITH SD-WAN

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Oct 03, 2019

In the recent report “The Network Highway of Tomorrow—Redefining Enterprise Networking,” the Economist Intelligence Unit explores how digital transformation is a major focus for all enterprises that want high-performing applications and ubiquitous connectivity, whether in their org...

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5G and Complementary Wireless Advances for Fast, Reliable Home Wi-Fi 5G AND COMPLEMENTARY WIRELESS ADVANCES FOR FAST, RELIABLE HOME WI-FI

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Oct 02, 2019

Adaptive Spectrum and Signal Alignment, Inc. (ASSIA), the market-leading supplier of AI-driven broadband and Wi-Fi optimization software, announced ASSIA CEO and Chairman’s keynote speech on “Ergodic Spectrum Management (ESM)” at the IEEE 5G-World Forum on October 2nd in Dresden, G...

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How 5G will affect augmented reality and virtual reality HOW 5G WILL AFFECT AUGMENTED REALITY AND VIRTUAL REALITY

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Oct 02, 2019

Priority for the first 5G NR standards centered around eMBB (Enhanced Mobile Broadband), providing improved download and upload speeds, as well as moderately lower latency compared to 4G LTE. While eMBB specifications in 5G NR are beneficial for all rich media applications -- such as mobile augmente...

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Why Apple 5G iPhones Might Not Be Worth the Wait WHY APPLE 5G IPHONES MIGHT NOT BE WORTH THE WAIT

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Oct 02, 2019

For months now, Apple analysts have opined that the iPhone 11 cycle would be an off-year, and that many customers would hold off on upgrades to await the expected fall 2020 introduction of the first 5G iPhones. And the narrative could still play out that way. But what if 5G is a bust? That isn&rsquo...

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6 Practical Steps to Build, Execute and Scale Smarter ABM 6 PRACTICAL STEPS TO BUILD, EXECUTE AND SCALE SMARTER ABM

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Oct 02, 2019

It’s hard to argue against the promises of account-based marketing (ABM). Focusing your marketing efforts on ideal accounts that are actively in the market for your products and services seems like a recipe for success in any industry. But the truth is that many ABM programs fail to achieve me...

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4 Steps to Increasing Event ROI with Intent Data 4 STEPS TO INCREASING EVENT ROI WITH INTENT DATA

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Oct 02, 2019

There’s no denying how valuable event marketing can be for any B2B business. Studies have shown that 84% of B2B leaders believe events are critical components of business success. But not all event marketing strategies are created equal. Without the right strategy, events can quickly become a ...

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How WiFi 6 and 5G will force the merger of PCs and smartphones HOW WIFI 6 AND 5G WILL FORCE THE MERGER OF PCS AND SMARTPHONES

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Sep 30, 2019

I was at Qualcomm recently and taken though the advancements in 5G, WiFi 6 and millimeter wave (mmWave). I also recently had a call with Ruckus, arguably the leader in large venue wireless. They’ve been deploying WiFi 6 technology in churches and sports venues and even though we don’t ye...

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Key Facts About the Roles of Wi-Fi 6, 5G in IoT, Edge Era KEY FACTS ABOUT THE ROLES OF WI-FI 6, 5G IN IOT, EDGE ERA

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Sep 30, 2019

Enterprise IT is quickly becoming a data-centric and widely distributed environment that includes the soon-to-be tens of billions of connected, intelligent devices. This will make up the internet of things (IoT) and generate petabytes of data, multiple public and hybrid clouds and modern application...

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Why Verizon Will Be an Even Bigger Winner in a 5G World WHY VERIZON WILL BE AN EVEN BIGGER WINNER IN A 5G WORLD

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Sep 29, 2019

Fifth-generation wireless is going to change American business in ways most people can't imagine. And the groundwork is being laid right now. At a recent investor conference, Ronan Dunne, the chief executive of Verizon (VZ - Get Report) Consumer Group, casually announced that 5G Home, its fixed ...

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Amazon Unveils Sidewalk Wireless Network for IoT AMAZON UNVEILS SIDEWALK WIRELESS NETWORK FOR IOT

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Sep 26, 2019

Amazon is developing a wireless protocol that will fill the gap between short-range options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Zigbee and the longer-distance cellular networks – such as the emerging but complex 5G technology – and fuel the development of a wave of new Internet of Things (IoT) de...

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5 ways 5G could impact the property industry 5 WAYS 5G COULD IMPACT THE PROPERTY INDUSTRY

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Sep 26, 2019

5G is rapidly rolling out in many countries throughout the world and is the latest evolution of mobile connectivity. A step up from the current 4G, it plans to be more reliable and faster than its predecessor – and it could impact the property industry in a few different ways. Telstra has enab...

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5G Is Going to Transform Smartphones 2020 5G IS GOING TO TRANSFORM SMARTPHONES 2020

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Sep 26, 2019

The smartphone market has been declining for quite some time and, as the old adage says, it will get worse before it gets better. Fortunately, a new report says that while sales will decrease further this year, the situation will begin to improve with smartphone shipments in 2020, and we can only im...

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T-Mobile Relies on LTE for 5G Launch T-MOBILE RELIES ON LTE FOR 5G LAUNCH

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Sep 25, 2019

According to extremely detailed testing conducted by Signals Research Group of T-Mobile's 5G network in New York City, the operator and its vendor partner Ericsson have chosen to simultaneously schedule traffic over both the operator's LTE and 5G networks. "Per the [3GPP] Release 15 spe...

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The promise and potential of 5G THE PROMISE AND POTENTIAL OF 5G

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Sep 25, 2019

Picture this: It is the year 2049. Cars drive themselves, online shopping parcels are delivered to consumers via drones, and travellers no longer need passports when they travel abroad. While some might find these scenarios hard to believe now, the global marketplace is in fact undergoing the early ...

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An Introduction to Data-driven Sales Planning AN INTRODUCTION TO DATA-DRIVEN SALES PLANNING

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Sep 25, 2019

Most organizations still conduct sales planning as a manual, once-per-year exercise, due to the painful and time-consuming nature of the process. Since this is traditionally viewed as a burdensome task, it’s common that once sales plans are set in motion, companies rarely go back to evaluate a...

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Wait… What? Good News in Cybersecurity? WAIT… WHAT? GOOD NEWS IN CYBERSECURITY?

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Sep 24, 2019

We simply don’t hear enough good news cybersecurity stories that make those involved proud. What are the cybersecurity stories that aren’t being told publicly that should be? Michael Farnum, Set Solutions, said, “If you come into the job and aren’t willing to critically revie...

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America Needs to Win the Battle for 5G Supremacy AMERICA NEEDS TO WIN THE BATTLE FOR 5G SUPREMACY

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Sep 24, 2019

The struggle for global supremacy between the United States and China has come to rest on a single vital battlefield: advanced wireless telecommunication, or 5G. 5G telecommunication technology represents a revolution in how we will connect to the Internet, and everything else. Future wireless 5G ne...

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Will 5G Have a Role in Providing CI Apps with IoT Data? WILL 5G HAVE A ROLE IN PROVIDING CI APPS WITH IOT DATA?

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Sep 23, 2019

The heart of any continuous intelligence (CI) effort is having access to real-time data to make decisions based on events as they are happening. The plethora of smart sensors and Internet of Things (IoT) devices organizations use (or plan to use) in their CI efforts means large amounts of structured...

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Why 5G Can Be More Secure Than 4G WHY 5G CAN BE MORE SECURE THAN 4G

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Sep 23, 2019

For a technical subject, the rollout of 5G has captured the imaginations of pundits, politicians and others who sometimes incorrectly characterize it either as a race to some kind of technological finish line or as a looming threat to national security. While many of these commentators lack technica...

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How 5G will change the game industry and spur innovation HOW 5G WILL CHANGE THE GAME INDUSTRY AND SPUR INNOVATION

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Sep 22, 2019

Of all the technologies that are coming to affect gaming, 5G — which brings much faster wireless broadband speeds to smartphones and other devices on mobile networks — is one of the biggest. But it’s also in some ways unpredictable in terms of its impact. It could introduce more cl...

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Successful Approaches to Using Intent Data – Practical Tips from Priority Engine Users SUCCESSFUL APPROACHES TO USING INTENT DATA – PRACTICAL TIPS FROM PRIORITY ENGINE USERS

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Sep 20, 2019

Increasing sales adoption of Priority Engine, incorporating its data into other systems, and measuring its success are a few key areas in which Priority Engine users commonly seek advice. We recently met with a variety of Priority Engine users and gathered their experiences tackling these common cha...

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Verizon VERIZON'S 5G NETWORK WILL SOON BE AVAILABLE IN NEW YORK

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Sep 19, 2019

Starting September 26, New Yorkers will finally get a taste of what Verizon's 5G service feels like. With New York on the list, that brings the grand total of cities with 5G to 11. If everything goes as planned, Verizon has the goal of making its 5G service available in more than 30 cities by th...

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Wi-Fi 6 or 5G? Enterprise Organizations Will Benefit from Both WI-FI 6 OR 5G? ENTERPRISE ORGANIZATIONS WILL BENEFIT FROM BOTH

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Sep 19, 2019

5G, the fifth generation of wireless networks that will enable a wide range of new applications, from virtual reality to autonomous vehicles, has received is fair share of attention and hype. However, another technology will be arriving much more quickly to help fill the gap for enterprise organizat...

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Seven reasons why the Internal Combustion Engine is a dead man walking SEVEN REASONS WHY THE INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE IS A DEAD MAN WALKING

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Sep 18, 2019

The age of the Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) is over. Electric cars are the future. The transition has just begun, but the move from ICE vehicles to Electric will happen sooner and more quickly than most people suspect. What are the factors that lead me to say this with such confidence? However, ...

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Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Jobs ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND THE FUTURE OF JOBS

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Sep 18, 2019

My role here at SAP is IoT Evangelist. It’s my job to go around and speak about how the Internet of Things is changing the way we live, work, and run our businesses. IoT Evangelist is a job title that didn’t exist 5 or 10 years ago – mainly because the Internet of Things wasn&rsquo...

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Securing the Skies: 5G, Drones and the Need for Platform Integrity SECURING THE SKIES: 5G, DRONES AND THE NEED FOR PLATFORM INTEGRITY

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Sep 18, 2019

Security has been thought of in the same basic way for thousands of years: build strong perimeters that let the good guys in while keeping the bad guys out. Sure, our human ancestors dealt with things like armed invaders and the Trojan Horse, and today most of us run anti-virus software to protect o...

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Role of 5G in Workspace Collaboration ROLE OF 5G IN WORKSPACE COLLABORATION

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Sep 18, 2019

Even before broadband was introduced, people started anticipating its revolutionary effects in the field of workplace collaboration. And broadband delivered too. Live video meetings, instant document sharing, webinars these may not appear to be extraordinary facilities today, but were not possible e...

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Spreadsheets vs. Automation: What's Best for Sales Compensation Management? SPREADSHEETS VS. AUTOMATION: WHAT'S BEST FOR SALES COMPENSATION MANAGEMENT?

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Sep 18, 2019

Spreadsheets are the most common tool used to manage data in sales organizations. In fact, more than 75% of companies rely on spreadsheets for their sales planning, forecasting, and sales compensation management. However, the business landscape is growing increasingly competitive—can tradition...

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How fast will 5G transform industries? HOW FAST WILL 5G TRANSFORM INDUSTRIES?

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Sep 17, 2019

5G has knocked on our door and the network technology has been touted as capable of changing the world as we know it. Industries, where productivity and efficiency are key, will feel a major impact, and as for consumers, there will be benefits beyond faster internet connections to smartphones. With ...

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5G May be the Future, but 4G is Now 5G MAY BE THE FUTURE, BUT 4G IS NOW

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Sep 17, 2019

The satellite industry is reaching a tipping point in the business model it uses to sell connectivity to mobile networks. As costs have tumbled, and technological advances have driven up bandwidth and quality, demand from mobile operators is rising. And increasingly, that demand is driven, not by re...

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Everything you need to know about 5G: What it is, what it isn’t EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT 5G: WHAT IT IS, WHAT IT ISN’T

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Sep 17, 2019

5G is all the rage with wireless carriers these days, but as with everything new, there’s a lot of confusion and misinformation circulating. Let’s dig into what 5G is, and more importantly, what it isn’t. To start with, “5G” is not “5GHz”. 5GHz is one of the...

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B2B Marketing Do’s and Don’ts for Attracting Leads B2B MARKETING DO’S AND DON’TS FOR ATTRACTING LEADS

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Sep 16, 2019

For many B2B marketers, attracting and generating leads is often the primary goal. However, how to attract leads varies widely from company to company. While the inbound lead generation strategy should be unique to your firm, there are several best practices or do’s and don’ts for attrac...

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Is 5G a Solution in Search of a Problem? IS 5G A SOLUTION IN SEARCH OF A PROBLEM?

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Sep 16, 2019

A business case for investment is, at its heart, simple — the return from the investment should be greater than the investment itself. But, as I showed in my book, The 5G Myth, with 5G that is far from guaranteed — there’s a danger of no return, just investment. Working out the inv...

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Why 5G will require next-generation security to combat real-time cyber threats WHY 5G WILL REQUIRE NEXT-GENERATION SECURITY TO COMBAT REAL-TIME CYBER THREATS

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Sep 16, 2019

Rest assured, 5G is coming and it promises to be faster with less latency and better support for applications such as IoT than any of its predecessors.  It will be strikingly faster than 4G, and this will be particularly obvious when downloading or streaming media. On average, 4G has a maximum ...

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5G Is Coming: How Worried Should We Be about the Health Risks? 5G IS COMING: HOW WORRIED SHOULD WE BE ABOUT THE HEALTH RISKS?

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Sep 16, 2019

Judging from the enthusiastic reception of 5G technology by governments and industry, we are on the verge of a technological revolution. Initially introduced to help wireless networks cope with ever-increasing data traffic on their networks, 5G will (its proponents claim) lead to game-changing innov...

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Intel, Metaswitch Lights-up 5G Core with 500 Gbps Cloud Native UPF INTEL, METASWITCH LIGHTS-UP 5G CORE WITH 500 GBPS CLOUD NATIVE UPF

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Sep 16, 2019

n a recent testing, certified by Intel engineers, Metaswitch has demonstrated the Metaswitch Fusion Core User Plane Function (UPF) delivering superior 5G packet processing throughput when deployed within containers on standard server platforms leveraging Intel Xeon Gold 6254 scalable processors. Emp...

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5 Ways Field Marketing Can Own ABM 5 WAYS FIELD MARKETING CAN OWN ABM

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Sep 14, 2019

In the last few years, Account-based Marketing has taken over as a better way to engage with modern B2B buyers. When sixty-nine percent of marketers say converting leads is their top priority, a winning ABM strategy requires sound alignment between the sales and marketing functions—and, as the...

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Masergy Introduces Masergy AIOps, an Integrated AI-based Application With Intelligent Analysis to Optimize Multi-cloud Environments MASERGY INTRODUCES MASERGY AIOPS, AN INTEGRATED AI-BASED APPLICATION WITH INTELLIGENT ANALYSIS TO OPTIMIZE MULTI-CLOUD ENVIRONMENTS

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Sep 12, 2019

Masergy, a provider of Managed SD-WAN, Cloud Communications, and Managed Security solutions, recently announced the launching of Masergy AIOps, the integrated AI-based the digital assistant for the network, security, and application optimization. Masergy AIOps serves as a virtual engineer embedded i...

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Why iPhone 11 doesn WHY IPHONE 11 DOESN'T HAVE 5G

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Sep 12, 2019

Oh, you've heard? I think I heard you hearing, because everywhere I turn there's superficial, salty analysis saying how bad it is for the iPhone 11 not to have 5G. Wrong. It's the current 5G deployment that's bad. And by 5G I mean the real, next generation mmWave flavor. Not the &quo...

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5G will change the world - but who will keep it safe? 5G WILL CHANGE THE WORLD - BUT WHO WILL KEEP IT SAFE?

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Sep 11, 2019

The advent of 5G networks brings a wealth of new opportunities. Individuals will be able to access a whole range of services more easily, while businesses and governments will be able to use faster download speeds to deliver an entirely new level of service, using a multitude of increasingly interco...

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Apple APPLE'S AR HEADSET COULD DO FOR 5G WHAT IPHONE DID FOR 4G

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Sep 11, 2019

Reports of a possible Apple AR headset first came to light in 2017, but gained traction this week thanks to reports of hints about such a product in the code of the company's latest version of iOS. Whether Apple actually releases such a product (headset? spectacles? goggles? glasses?) is unclear...

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5G iPhone: why hasn 5G IPHONE: WHY HASN'T APPLE EMBRACED NEXT-GEN INTERNET IN ITS 2019 DEVICES?

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Sep 11, 2019

5G is the biggest mobile tech story of the year. Major networks in the US, UK and Europe have launched 5G services, and you don’t have to be a hedge fund manager to afford them. But Apple has not joined in. It just announced its iPhone range for 2019/2020. There are three phones, the iPhone 11...

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The Role of Sales in Sales Enablement THE ROLE OF SALES IN SALES ENABLEMENT

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Sep 10, 2019

However, with a regular commute time that consumes a couple of hours each day, I have shifted my focus to podcasts and audiobooks. One of my favorite podcasts is the Inside Sales Enablement series by Scott Santucci and Brian Lambert. In their last episode, they spent time reviewing their thoughts an...

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Implementing Buyer Enablement in Your Sales Enablement Strategy (2019) IMPLEMENTING BUYER ENABLEMENT IN YOUR SALES ENABLEMENT STRATEGY (2019)

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Sep 10, 2019

The majority of the time I only had access to two TV channels, three on a good weather day, and I vividly remember when I first saw a color television. At this time, products and services were limited, and buyer choices were almost non-existent. Fast-forward to 2019. Not only do I have access to hun...

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How to Increase Sales Forecasting Accuracy with Automation HOW TO INCREASE SALES FORECASTING ACCURACY WITH AUTOMATION

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Sep 10, 2019

Sales forecasting is the map of estimated sales performance, revenue, and expenses that guide a sales organization in their planning processes. Having an accurate sales forecast is crucial to driving revenue, growth, and profitability. The most successful companies are consistently looking for ways ...

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Is 5G Bad for Your Health? IS 5G BAD FOR YOUR HEALTH?

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Sep 09, 2019

Pushback to technological revolutions sometimes arises in unexpected places. Case in point is the tiny island of Stronsay, off the north coast of Great Britain. Last year, the BBC installed one of the first 5G cellular systems in the U.K., bringing live BBC radio programming for the first time to an...

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10 wireless technology trends in 2019 10 WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY TRENDS IN 2019

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Sep 09, 2019

Wireless technology plays a key role in today’s communications, and new forms of it will become central to emerging technologies including robots, drones, self-driving vehicles and new medical devices over the next five years. Gartner, Inc. has identified the top 10 wireless technology trends ...

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The Impact of 5G on Utilities Starts Now THE IMPACT OF 5G ON UTILITIES STARTS NOW

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Sep 09, 2019

What do high-definition movie download speeds and utility pole attachment requests have in common? They’re both set to increase with the introduction and adoption of fifth-generation (5G) cellular communications technology. The 5G network rollout is underway. It is estimated that this latest c...

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An overview of remote interference management for 5G AN OVERVIEW OF REMOTE INTERFERENCE MANAGEMENT FOR 5G

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Sep 09, 2019

The evolution of 5G New Radio continues with the ongoing 3GPP Release 16. As a key feature of the latest release, remote interference management offers a standardized solution which will automate mitigation of remote uplink interference at base stations. In our latest blog post, we take a technical ...

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5G technologies, spectrum, radios, and networks, and their ‘positive global impact’ explored in 5G Americas report 5G TECHNOLOGIES, SPECTRUM, RADIOS, AND NETWORKS, AND THEIR ‘POSITIVE GLOBAL IMPACT’ EXPLORED IN 5G AMERICAS REPORT

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Sep 06, 2019

5G Americas, the industry trade association and voice of 5G and LTE for the Americas, has published Global 5G: Implications of a Transformational Technology, a white paper produced by Rysavy Research and 5G Americas technical experts that explores the intensifying role of wireless communications, th...

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5G in the manufacturing sector 5G IN THE MANUFACTURING SECTOR

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Sep 05, 2019

5G and Industry 4.0 form a very powerful combination. Together, they can lift and shift the manufacturing sector to a much higher level of digitization, by maximizing the mobility, flexibility, and versatility of production. 5G in the industrial manufacturing context offers opportunities beyond fact...

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HPE HPE'S VISION FOR THE INTELLIGENT EDGE

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Sep 05, 2019

It’s not just speeds and feeds anymore, it's intelligent software, integrated security and automation that will drive the networks of the future. That about sums up the networking areas that Keerti Melkote, HPE's President, Intelligent Edge, thinks are ripe for innovation in the next f...

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The impact of SD-WAN adoption on Digital Transformation and corporate strategy: Part two THE IMPACT OF SD-WAN ADOPTION ON DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AND CORPORATE STRATEGY: PART TWO

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Sep 04, 2019

In part one of the blog we discussed about, the latest generation wide area networking (WAN) technology, SD-WAN. In part two of this blog Todd Kiehn, VP of product management at GTT, explains multiple factors from different horizons are driving IT teams to abandon a do-it-yourself approach and to re...

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Dell EMC: Expect big changes as software eats networking DELL EMC: EXPECT BIG CHANGES AS SOFTWARE EATS NETWORKING

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Sep 04, 2019

Software is eating networking, and it’s about time. Software-defined networking, network virtualization, software-hardware disaggregation, and intent-based networking are creating a nimbler network for multicloud. They’re changing the experience of networking end users and making new ope...

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Serving up secure IoT with network slicing security SERVING UP SECURE IOT WITH NETWORK SLICING SECURITY

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Sep 04, 2019

Our societies now rely on connected devices to an ever-increasing extent. Known more commonly as the Internet of Things (IoT), these connected devices – often with limited protection, easy physical access, and sometimes even insufficient updates – are becoming an increasingly attractive ...

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The SNES Classic is so much better with a wireless controller THE SNES CLASSIC IS SO MUCH BETTER WITH A WIRELESS CONTROLLER

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Sep 03, 2019

For the second year in a row, Nintendo has launched a fantastic mini machine that’s just about perfect for playing games. And for the next year in a row, the business has burdened that system using a defect: wired controls with frustratingly cords. The SNES Classic features wires but in a worl...

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5 Tips for Laying an SDN Foundation 5 TIPS FOR LAYING AN SDN FOUNDATION

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Sep 03, 2019

Software-defined networking may simplify network management, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy to implement. “SDN isn’t something where you can just click on a switch and it works,” Proliance Surgeons CIO Curt Kwak tells HealthTech. “It requires a lot of planning an...

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Why SD-WAN Is Taking Over Enterprise Networks WHY SD-WAN IS TAKING OVER ENTERPRISE NETWORKS

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Sep 03, 2019

One of the fastest growing enterprise networking technologies, SD-WAN can simplify network management and optimize connections to cloud services. Leased-line and MPLS connectivity can serve your head office well, but for small branch offices and remote workers using SaaS applications the public inte...

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Will 5G Replace Wi-Fi? WILL 5G REPLACE WI-FI?

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Sep 02, 2019

As 5G emerges in the wireless market, the future of Wi-Fi is once again put into question by spectators who believe 5G is the ultimate service for both Internet and cellular connectivity. Yet, many overlook the clear developmental state of 5G that will inevitably run into capacity and coverage issue...

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SD-WAN and managed security services: Pathway to sustainable revenues SD-WAN AND MANAGED SECURITY SERVICES: PATHWAY TO SUSTAINABLE REVENUES

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Aug 30, 2019

Legacy wide area networks weren’t made for the cloud. Software-defined WANs (SD-WANs) are. They are faster, have many more networking capabilities and are easier to set up and administer. Secure SD-WANs are even better. They provide all of the networking benefits of SD-WAN plus enhanced securi...

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Here Comes 5G, Ready…Set…Go! HERE COMES 5G, READY…SET…GO!

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Aug 28, 2019

After years of hype about gigabit speeds that will let consumers download full-length movies in mere seconds, 5G is close to becoming a reality. Last year gave the industry a taste of 5G as Verizon launched a home broadband service using the next-gen wireless technology and AT&T brought 5G servi...

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How 5G plays important role in Internet of Things? HOW 5G PLAYS IMPORTANT ROLE IN INTERNET OF THINGS?

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Aug 28, 2019

Achieving significant milestones in business start with a gut feeling, as one strongly believes in his idea, innovation happens. And in this fast-paced world, innovations or inventions come and go in the blink of the eye. Something that looked cool and new yesterday can become stale and outdated tod...

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Why businesses need a hybrid networking strategy WHY BUSINESSES NEED A HYBRID NETWORKING STRATEGY

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Aug 28, 2019

With 91 percent of business leaders considering hybrid cloud to be the ideal IT model, investments in it are skyrocketing. Industries like manufacturing, financial services, and healthcare are heavily adopting the multi-workload environment approach with hopes to modernise their operations and impro...

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How 5G can boost the safety of your internet devices by tailoring security updates and improving encryption HOW 5G CAN BOOST THE SAFETY OF YOUR INTERNET DEVICES BY TAILORING SECURITY UPDATES AND IMPROVING ENCRYPTION

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Aug 27, 2019

5G is set to supercharge the growth of internet connected devices, which could give bad actors more openings to hack your business. But some experts believe that 5G will also bring significant benefits in the fight against cybercrime. The speed, capacity, and reliability of 5G networks will transfor...

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What is 5G and how fast is it? WHAT IS 5G AND HOW FAST IS IT?

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Aug 27, 2019

The Government has announced plans to speed up the roll-out of 5G technology and improve mobile phone signals in rural areas as part of efforts to increase innovation across the UK. 5G networks have already begun to launch across parts of the country, with several mobile operators switching on their...

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How networking platforms double up as strong mentoring sources HOW NETWORKING PLATFORMS DOUBLE UP AS STRONG MENTORING SOURCES

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Aug 26, 2019

The past decade has seen a wave of disruptive entrepreneurship across sectors, thanks to factors like technology enhancements, pro-SME/MSME government policies, open international trade opportunities, and focus on skill development and vocational training. According to the Global Entrepreneurship Mo...

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How Will 5G Networks Impact Smart Cities? HOW WILL 5G NETWORKS IMPACT SMART CITIES?

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Aug 26, 2019

After years of hype, 5G wireless networks are now live in cities across the United States. While it will take years for 5G coverage to become as ubiquitous as 4G LTE, the next generation of cellular technology promises to enable significant benefits in certain aspects of smart city deployments. 5G i...

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5G Technology Comparison with old Generations of Wireless Technology 5G TECHNOLOGY COMPARISON WITH OLD GENERATIONS OF WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY

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Aug 25, 2019

Wireless technology has evolved so fast since the turn of the century. 5G Technology of wireless network, better known as 5G, is now being rolled out in major cities worldwide. By 2024, an estimated 1.5 billion mobile users─which account for 42% of current global activity─will be using 5G Technology...

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Top 5 IoT networking security mistakes TOP 5 IOT NETWORKING SECURITY MISTAKES

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Aug 25, 2019

Even though Brother International is a supplier of many  IT products, from machine tools to head-mounted displays to industrial sewing machines, it’s best known for printers. And in today’s world, those printers are no longer stand-alone devices, but components of the internet of th...

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Is SD-WAN the key to business transformation? IS SD-WAN THE KEY TO BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION?

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Aug 22, 2019

We are in a changing business landscape. Irish businesses are migrating their applications to the cloud at a steady pace. By 2020 83% of enterprise workloads will be in the cloud. Successful migration to the cloud requires a robust, flexible infrastructure, but with increasingly complex demands and ...

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States, Wireless Carriers Agree to Combat Robocalls STATES, WIRELESS CARRIERS AGREE TO COMBAT ROBOCALLS

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Aug 22, 2019

Under a new agreement with state attorneys general, the nation’s largest wireless service providers cell carriers will soon deploy technologies to block and label robocalls for consumers. Josh Stein, attorney general of the State of North Carolina, announced the agreement today. The voluntary ...

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BMW expands wireless charging pilot program to US BMW EXPANDS WIRELESS CHARGING PILOT PROGRAM TO US

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Aug 21, 2019

German automotive giant BMW has announced it will bring its global Induction Charging Pilot Program to the United States, where it will be trialled through 200 pilot program vehicles in the state of California. BMW’s global Induction Charging Pilot Program was first launched in Germany in 2018...

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Amazon’s Cloud-Computing Empire Faces Threat From Edge of the Network AMAZON’S CLOUD-COMPUTING EMPIRE FACES THREAT FROM EDGE OF THE NETWORK

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Aug 21, 2019

Amazon’s Cloud-Computing Empire Faces Threat From Edge of the Network With so many mobile devices and sensors now connected to the internet — and relying on artificial intelligence — more people and companies need their computing power close to them. That’s going to hand a hu...

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The Yellow Brick Path to 5G: Why Self-Organizing, AI-Driven Networks Need a Little Extra Magic to Work with Existing Infrastructure THE YELLOW BRICK PATH TO 5G: WHY SELF-ORGANIZING, AI-DRIVEN NETWORKS NEED A LITTLE EXTRA MAGIC TO WORK WITH EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE

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Aug 21, 2019

5G will signify a monumental shift in communications, promising to be the first network to negotiate mobile and fixed networks, for man-to-man, man-to-machine, and machine-to-machine communications. The sheer amount of services and network complexity will require a step up of current network capabil...

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Creating Content That Improves CX: A Q&A with Lionbridge & Aprimo CREATING CONTENT THAT IMPROVES CX: A Q&A WITH LIONBRIDGE & APRIMO

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Aug 21, 2019

Today’s brands face numerous challenges. They need to create a customized, excellent experience for each and every customer worldwide. To do that, they need to create high-quality, on-target content. They need to create that content quickly, effectively, and for audiences who speak multiple la...

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Going Global 101: How Your Competition Can Be Your Best Resource GOING GLOBAL 101: HOW YOUR COMPETITION CAN BE YOUR BEST RESOURCE

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Aug 20, 2019

Lace-up your sneakers and step up to the starting line: you’re ready to reach countless customers in new markets.  You’ve secured your spot in the Global Marketplace (whether by default or design).  But before you sprint away, take a good look around you. You are not alone in t...

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SD-WAN the solution for lagging legacy WAN SD-WAN THE SOLUTION FOR LAGGING LEGACY WAN

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Aug 20, 2019

According to Vertel, the foundation of any digital transformation journey is likely to be a highly-scalable, secure and reliable network to integrate cloud-based technologies and be capable of managing vast amounts of data, accessed via an array of different devices and stakeholders at disparate loc...

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Fully Flexible and Wireless Body Monitoring Sensors FULLY FLEXIBLE AND WIRELESS BODY MONITORING SENSORS

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Aug 19, 2019

Flexible body-worn sensors that conform to the skin have great potential for monitoring patient health, conducting long-term studies, and giving consumers a way to track their exercise and overall health. Although there have been flexible sticker-like body monitors developed in the past, they have a...

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Why are we switching to cloud and software-defined technologies? WHY ARE WE SWITCHING TO CLOUD AND SOFTWARE-DEFINED TECHNOLOGIES?

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Aug 19, 2019

Companies are talking a lot about digital business transformation at the moment. We read about it everyday. It’s everywhere. According to Gartner: “Whether deploying digital technologies to improve workflows or to transform the entire business model, organisations must respond to the cha...

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THE FUTURE OF NETWORKS DEPENDS ON HYPERSCALERS AND BIG CLOUDS THE FUTURE OF NETWORKS DEPENDS ON HYPERSCALERS AND BIG CLOUDS

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Aug 18, 2019

If you want for the rapid pace of innovation in datacenter networking to continue, then you had better hope that the hyperscalers and major public cloud builders don’t run out of money. That is because it is their collective appetite for bandwidth is paying for the network ASIC, switch, and tr...

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Leveraging SD-WAN for End-to-End Multi-cloud Management LEVERAGING SD-WAN FOR END-TO-END MULTI-CLOUD MANAGEMENT

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Aug 18, 2019

For most enterprises, the journey to cloud and multi-cloud starts with applications and that generally means that architectural decisions begin in the data center. If multi-cloud was primarily about where application workloads are serviced, the journey might end in the same place. But multi-cloud is...

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How to Build Your 5G Preparedness Toolkit HOW TO BUILD YOUR 5G PREPAREDNESS TOOLKIT

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Aug 15, 2019

5G has been nearly a decade in the making but has really dominated the mobile conversation in the last year or so. This isn’t surprising considering the potential benefits this new type of network will provide to organizations and users alike. However, just like with any new technological adva...

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DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER

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Aug 14, 2019

What character appears in the most films and television programs? Dracula? God? Santa Claus?  All of those make the top ten list, but none is the correct answer. Satan (or The Devil) is a character is more than 840 projects – more than any other character. If you limit the list to mortals...

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CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST? CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST?

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Aug 14, 2019

This is the third in a series of articles on creating, maintaining, and optimizing great customer experiences in the context of mounting concerns about privacy and increasingly strict regulations governing data processing. We address topics such as consent strategies, the role of trust, the elements...

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Future proofing your business with the next generation of Wi-Fi FUTURE PROOFING YOUR BUSINESS WITH THE NEXT GENERATION OF WI-FI

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Aug 13, 2019

There is a great shake-up coming to enterprise networks in the form of Wi-Fi 6 and 5G technologies — and the ripples will likely be felt for many years. 5G carrier-based wireless, which is at the first stages of rollout, promises incredible performance to mobile workers and the enterprise in g...

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THE IMPACT OF 5G AND CLOUD ON AUGMENTED REALITY THE IMPACT OF 5G AND CLOUD ON AUGMENTED REALITY

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Aug 13, 2019

Individuals utilizing AR and VR may get to data on train times while moving, holding conference calls with colleagues or playing PC games with friends in various areas around the globe, all in real-time. It’s set to change the manner in which we communicate and manage content. Augmented Realit...

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How Australian engineers solved one of wireless networking’s biggest problems to make WiFi HOW AUSTRALIAN ENGINEERS SOLVED ONE OF WIRELESS NETWORKING’S BIGGEST PROBLEMS TO MAKE WIFI

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Aug 12, 2019

You’re in an open-plan office, a hotel room or an airport lounge and you fire up your laptop. The next step is typically to click on the name of a WiFi network, maybe enter a password, and, that’s it: you’re online. It’s simple — a completely unremarkable experience tha...

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5 reasons to choose a managed SD-WAN and 5 reasons to think twice 5 REASONS TO CHOOSE A MANAGED SD-WAN AND 5 REASONS TO THINK TWICE

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Aug 12, 2019

Northgate Gonzalez Markets, a chain of grocery stores in southern California, was launching a fast-paced digital transformation initiative that required a complete revamp of its WAN infrastructure. Northgate was taking the bold step of eliminating its data center and moving around 500 servers’...

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Extreme Networks Completes Acquisition of Aerohive Networks EXTREME NETWORKS COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF AEROHIVE NETWORKS

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Aug 11, 2019

Extreme Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXTR), a San Jose, California-based software-driven networking company, completed the acquisition of Aerohive Networks, (NYSE: HIVE), a Milpitas, CA-based developer and provider of cloud-managed networking solutions. According to a press release published in June, Ext...

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Is SD-WAN a Better Bet for Unified Communications? IS SD-WAN A BETTER BET FOR UNIFIED COMMUNICATIONS?

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Aug 09, 2019

When organizations plan for digital transformation, there might be some discussion of bringing managed services, such as SD-WAN, into the mix. Many enterprises may have on-premise unified communications, but some vendors are pitching the possibility of running such services over software-defined, wi...

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5G Is Safe, According to the FCC 5G IS SAFE, ACCORDING TO THE FCC

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Aug 09, 2019

The Federal Communications Commission has officially announced this week that 5G and the radio waves that come with it — while draped in controversy — are indeed safe for everyday use. 5G networks have only just begun hitting the market for smartphone users, and the buzz is substantial. ...

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Here HERE'S WHAT EE, VODAFONE AND O2 WILL CHARGE FOR SUPERFAST 5G INTERNET, AND WHEN YOU CAN GET IT

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Aug 07, 2019

Mobile phone users will get superfast 5G internet for no extra cost with Three and Vodafone, while those with EE can get free BT Sport as part of their contracts. The long-awaited fifth generation of mobile technology will eventually supercede 4G and promises to boost downloads and upload speeds, im...

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Why do so many wireless routers lack basic security protections? WHY DO SO MANY WIRELESS ROUTERS LACK BASIC SECURITY PROTECTIONS?

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Aug 07, 2019

Despite increased attention on cybersecurity in the enterprise and at home, many popular wireless routers still lack basic security protections, according to a new report from Consumer Reports' Digital Lab initiative. The Digital Lab studied 29 routers (20 traditional and nine mesh) and evaluate...

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‘Not All 5G Is Created Equal,’ Verizon Exec Says ‘NOT ALL 5G IS CREATED EQUAL,’ VERIZON EXEC SAYS

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Aug 07, 2019

Verizon’s top executives are downplaying the near-term impact of 5G and framing expectations around a somewhat bifurcated strategy that discerns big cities from small towns. Unlike AT&T and T-Mobile US, Verizon is placing less emphasis on its nationwide 5G coverage plans and remains guarde...

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How will 5G, IoT and small cells support the enterprise? HOW WILL 5G, IOT AND SMALL CELLS SUPPORT THE ENTERPRISE?

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Aug 07, 2019

As early 5G deployments begin amid expectations that the next generation of wireless technology will be enterprise-led, Small Cell Forum has been exploring the intersection of 5G, small cell infrastructure and the internet of things. “It is widely accepted in the industry that small cells, bas...

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Where do the major US carriers stand in deploying 5G? WHERE DO THE MAJOR US CARRIERS STAND IN DEPLOYING 5G?

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Aug 06, 2019

All four major U.S. carriers are officially in the 5G game. While AT&T appears to be leading the pack with the most cities deployed, it is clear that the entire 5G movement remains in its early stages. 5G has received some skepticism, but the carriers all have big 5G plans moving forward, and fo...

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How Cisco connectivity and collaboration can enable the circular economy HOW CISCO CONNECTIVITY AND COLLABORATION CAN ENABLE THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY

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Aug 06, 2019

Our planet is running out of stuff, even as it’s overrun with "trash." Companies and consumers are increasingly aware that we cannot continue with the current take-make-dispose economic model and are pushing for a transition to a new circular economy that redefines growth with a focu...

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Will 5G Satellites Undermine NOAA Weather Forecasting? WILL 5G SATELLITES UNDERMINE NOAA WEATHER FORECASTING?

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Aug 05, 2019

The National Academy of Sciences planned a two-day summer workshop to address a high-stakes question: Could the development of next generation 5G wireless undermine the accuracy of information gathered by weather satellites? On July 16, less than a week before the scheduled start, the event was canc...

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How 5G Networks Can Pave Way for Long-Promised Industry Strides HOW 5G NETWORKS CAN PAVE WAY FOR LONG-PROMISED INDUSTRY STRIDES

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Aug 05, 2019

Fifth-generation wireless networking, or 5G, is the latest advance in a series of mobile standards that propelled early generations of cellular calls, text messaging, and touch-screen smartphones. The network standard's speed and flexibility is poised to unlock new scenarios for the long-promise...

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5 Unexpected Bumps on the Road to 5G 5 UNEXPECTED BUMPS ON THE ROAD TO 5G

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Aug 05, 2019

5G is seeing its first limited runs in cities around the world. And when new network tech gets out of the lab and into the field, real-world testing reveals some of the surprises that have been hiding under the surface. There are at least five 5G hurdles that commonly crop up in work with operators,...

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Huawei 5G mobile phone review: The 5G network speed is 6 times faster than 4G, but there is more than it seems HUAWEI 5G MOBILE PHONE REVIEW: THE 5G NETWORK SPEED IS 6 TIMES FASTER THAN 4G, BUT THERE IS MORE THAN IT SEEMS

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Aug 04, 2019

Many mobile phone manufacturers and operators have adopted numerous methods to create their own products using 5G since the issuance of 5G licenses. Digital advertising, the PPT of the conference, the banner of the mobile phone store downstairs are few platforms are some of the widely publicized pro...

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5G is coming for real but going to cost you much 5G IS COMING FOR REAL BUT GOING TO COST YOU MUCH

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Aug 04, 2019

Mobile 5G high-speed data networks are perhaps still a great deal of job in progress, but in some US towns, they have already begun rolling out. When researchers cross the 5G standard to see if it does not only provide flashlights but also improve safety, they find it still needs to be upgraded. A m...

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Is SD-WAN really a replacement for MPLS? IS SD-WAN REALLY A REPLACEMENT FOR MPLS?

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Aug 01, 2019

This question has troubled many IT managers, CTOs and Network Administrators in this era of digital transformation. Next Generation Network connectivity is a major cog in the wheel of digital transformation for organisations seeking to thrive in the digital economy. There is not a doubt that Wide Ar...

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Cisco assesses the top enterprise SD-WAN technology drivers CISCO ASSESSES THE TOP ENTERPRISE SD-WAN TECHNOLOGY DRIVERS

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Aug 01, 2019

Cisco this week celebrated the second anniversary of its purchase of SD-WAN vendor Viptela and reiterated its expectation that 2019 will see the technology change enterprise networks in major ways. In a blog outlining trends in the SD-WAN world, Anand Oswal, Cisco senior vice president, engineering,...

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Verizon Expand 5G Services to Four More U.S. Cities VERIZON EXPAND 5G SERVICES TO FOUR MORE U.S. CITIES

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Aug 01, 2019

Verizon this week launched 5G service in four additional U.S. cities - Washington DC, Atlanta, Detroit, and Indianapolis, joining Chicago, Denver, Minneapolis, Providence and St. Paul as Verizon’s first 5G mobility cities. Business customers and consumers can access the Verizon 5G Ultra Wideba...

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Fujitsu Delivers Complete Set of 5G Base Station Products to NTT DOCOMO FUJITSU DELIVERS COMPLETE SET OF 5G BASE STATION PRODUCTS TO NTT DOCOMO

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Jul 31, 2019

Fujitsu announced that it has begun delivery of 5G base station products, comprising of Central Unit (CU) and Radio Unit (RU), to NTT DOCOMO. The 5G CU products that Fujitsu has started delivering realize the 5G system through a proprietary software design from the company using software-defined rad...

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5G networks can be ‘transformative’ for health and social care 5G NETWORKS CAN BE ‘TRANSFORMATIVE’ FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

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Jul 31, 2019

Tech UK – the tech trade body – and the Liverpool 5G Testbed, part of the UK government’s 5G Testbeds and Trials programme, have co-authored a report highlighting how 5G can support the ‘transformation of future healthcare applications and services. The demand for health and ...

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Verizon earnings to highlight increased promotions, impact of Dish’s plans to enter wireless VERIZON EARNINGS TO HIGHLIGHT INCREASED PROMOTIONS, IMPACT OF DISH’S PLANS TO ENTER WIRELESS

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Jul 31, 2019

Following better-than-expected wireless results for T-Mobile US Inc. and AT&T Inc., Verizon Communications Inc. will be in focus on Thursday morning when the carrier reports second-quarter earnings. Analysts surveyed by FactSet expect that Verizon VZ, -2.40%  earned $1.20 a share in adjuste...

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5G Networks and the Impetus for Cybersecurity Protection at the Gateway 5G NETWORKS AND THE IMPETUS FOR CYBERSECURITY PROTECTION AT THE GATEWAY

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Jul 30, 2019

5G networks are the talk of the mobile world, with a few test markets already available in the US and the UK. The launch of 5G networks marks a sea change in greater global connectivity and a radical departure from the traditional network connectivity of the past. It also opens up a range of urgent ...

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Private 5G Mobile Networks for Industrial IoT PRIVATE 5G MOBILE NETWORKS FOR INDUSTRIAL IOT

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Jul 30, 2019

Dedicated 5G campus networks, designed to meet the coverage, performance and security requirements of industrial users, are one of the most exciting -- and tangible -- advanced 5G use-cases under development. Part of the reason for this is that the private mobile network market in general is taking-...

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What is network automation, and what can it do for you? WHAT IS NETWORK AUTOMATION, AND WHAT CAN IT DO FOR YOU?

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Jul 30, 2019

No, automation won't replace network engineers or take their jobs away. However, network automation could change their responsibilities. The word automation can refer to various different IT capabilities, but what is network automation specifically? Network automation involves automating network...

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Masergy SD-WAN Gains New Security Bundles MASERGY SD-WAN GAINS NEW SECURITY BUNDLES

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Jul 30, 2019

Masergy launched a new line of products that bundle the company’s managed SD-WAN offerings with a slew of new security features that targets the growing security demands within the industry. Masergy’s latest offerings include three bundles. The company’s Unified Threat Management b...

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SD-WAN security benefits go beyond the obvious SD-WAN SECURITY BENEFITS GO BEYOND THE OBVIOUS

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Jul 29, 2019

Some companies say they allocate more money to network security than they do to their networks overall. Even for those that don't hit that level of investment, most earmark a pretty respectable piece of their networking budget to security. So when someone claims a hot new technology like softwar...

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Sprint and T-Mobile Are Merging: A Good Idea? What Does This Mean for 5G? SPRINT AND T-MOBILE ARE MERGING: A GOOD IDEA? WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR 5G?

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Jul 29, 2019

The long, winding, and sometimes bizarre saga of the merger between Sprint and T-Mobile began drawing to a close on Friday, as the Justice Department approved the transaction subject to significant conditions. The settlement resolves the government’s competitive concerns by facilitating the en...

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How 5G Will Change the World: 5G as a Disruptor HOW 5G WILL CHANGE THE WORLD: 5G AS A DISRUPTOR

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Jul 29, 2019

5G is coming. Well, more accurately, 5G is here, although much of that depends on specific carriers and handsets. It’s been one of the hottest tech topics since Y2K, and thankfully in a positive manner. Heralded as a disruptor, 5G is poised to revolutionize mobile communications. Learn what 5G...

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Digitally-driven customers increase SD-WAN infrastructure investments DIGITALLY-DRIVEN CUSTOMERS INCREASE SD-WAN INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENTS

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Jul 29, 2019

The software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) infrastructure market continues to expand at a global level, driven by changing customer requirements and increased spending. According to IDC, this market segment - housed within the enterprise networking space - will grow at a 30.8 per cent compound ...

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Analysis: Why Wi-Fi matters more as mobile markets mature ANALYSIS: WHY WI-FI MATTERS MORE AS MOBILE MARKETS MATURE

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Jul 26, 2019

As mobile markets mature service providers of any kind (and enterprises) will be looking for ways to make wireless data delivery substantially more efficient. Wi-Fi is an obvious choice and is getting more attractive – especially with Wi-Fi 6 here today and 6 GHz coming up within a year or two...

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How Leading MSPs Stay Resilient with Multiple SD-WAN Solutions HOW LEADING MSPS STAY RESILIENT WITH MULTIPLE SD-WAN SOLUTIONS

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Jul 26, 2019

We all read the news, and often learn about the latest customer data breach at any given retail chain and how it impacts its reputation and business. It seems like every month there’s a newsworthy breach that impacts consumers. What the news outlets won’t tell you is that, last year alon...

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Three THREE'S 5G NETWORK WON'T COST YOU ANY MORE THAN 4G

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Jul 26, 2019

Three has announced its 5G pricing in the UK, and the good news is it won't cost you any more than its current "contract, SIM only and PAYG 4G mobile plans." That means it will be cheaper than EE, which charges a premium for its 5G contracts, and there are no speed caps - something Vod...

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5G Wireless Network Risk Factors: Here 5G WIRELESS NETWORK RISK FACTORS: HERE'S WHAT MSSPS NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 25, 2019

Fifth-generation (5G) wireless networks could help increase data and communication requirements, resulting in a better user experience, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security‘s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). However, 5G risks persist, and organizations ...

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Wi-Fi To 5G Cellular: Top 10 Wireless Technology Trends For 2019 WI-FI TO 5G CELLULAR: TOP 10 WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY TRENDS FOR 2019

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Jul 24, 2019

Wireless technology plays a key role in today’s communications and its new forms will become central to emerging technologies including robots, drones, self-driving vehicles and new medical devices over the next five years, a new report by Gartner Inc said. The market research firm identified ...

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5G on AT&T Wireless: Everything you need to know 5G ON AT&T WIRELESS: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 24, 2019

AT&T has perhaps one of the most developed 5G networks out there right now. With coverage in 20 cities and two 5G devices available, this 5G network seems like the best bet for consumers. AT&T, however, has only rolled out 5G service to its business customers. At some point, this network wil...

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Enterprise demands seamless hybrid-computing security; is SD-WAN the solution? ENTERPRISE DEMANDS SEAMLESS HYBRID-COMPUTING SECURITY; IS SD-WAN THE SOLUTION?

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Jul 24, 2019

Enterprise security today demands not just a next-generation firewall, but intrusion detection and endpoint monitoring. As businesses migrate to a hybrid computing model comprised of on-premises and cloud operations, a solution with baked-in security that can deliver these and other key features acr...

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5G Wireless Network Risk Factors: Here 5G WIRELESS NETWORK RISK FACTORS: HERE'S WHAT MSSPS NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 23, 2019

Fifth-generation (5G) wireless networks could help increase data and communication requirements, resulting in a better user experience, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security‘s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). However, 5G risks persist, and organizations ...

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Networking 101: Why networking is so important for professional growth NETWORKING 101: WHY NETWORKING IS SO IMPORTANT FOR PROFESSIONAL GROWTH

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Jul 23, 2019

The marketing sector can be a complicated place as new marketing tools and techniques are launched, almost on a weekly basis. Powered by The Drum Network, this regular column invites The Drum Network's members to demystify the marketing trade and offer expert insight and opinion on what is happe...

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Blog: Can vendors sell 5G dream to developing markets? BLOG: CAN VENDORS SELL 5G DREAM TO DEVELOPING MARKETS?

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Jul 23, 2019

No industry conference in 2019 would be complete without lengthy discussions on the business case for 5G, but while events in countries streaking ahead focus on early successes, in developing markets operators’ tones are far more muted. However, that has not stopped vendors actively promoting ...

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Verizon Software-Defined Interconnect enables Private IP network connectivity in minutes VERIZON SOFTWARE-DEFINED INTERCONNECT ENABLES PRIVATE IP NETWORK CONNECTIVITY IN MINUTES

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Jul 22, 2019

Verizon today announced the launch of Software-Defined Interconnect (SDI), a solution that works with Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric™ (ECX Fabric™), offering organizations with a Private IP network direct connectivity to 115 International Business Exchange™ (IBX ®) data centers ...

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Is 5G Ready for Manufacturing? IS 5G READY FOR MANUFACTURING?

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Jul 22, 2019

High-profile scandals aren’t typically good for the technology sector. Whether it’s diesel emissions, large data breaches, or cyber-attacks on mission-critical infrastructure, scandals can cripple a technology before it’s gotten even off the ground. Despite what recent headlines ma...

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Here are the 5G smartphones you can buy in 2019 HERE ARE THE 5G SMARTPHONES YOU CAN BUY IN 2019

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Jul 21, 2019

You’ve heard about 5G, right? About how, with 5G, you’d be able to download a 1GB movie in 3 seconds? 5G is the latest network technology that’s not only expected to improve internet speed but also revolutionized technology as a whole. Until now, 5G used to exist only as a buzzword...

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Weighing the risks in building a 5G network WEIGHING THE RISKS IN BUILDING A 5G NETWORK

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Jul 21, 2019

The global debate has shifted beyond why we shouldn’t trust Chinese telecommunications company Huawei to why we can’t trust any equipment vendor. How can we trust US companies after the Edward Snowden disclosures? Doesn’t the US also spy? One way to look at mobile telecommunication...

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What are the features and benefits of 5G technology for businesses? WHAT ARE THE FEATURES AND BENEFITS OF 5G TECHNOLOGY FOR BUSINESSES?

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Jul 18, 2019

As carriers pilot fifth-generation cellular networks, or 5G, most discussions have swirled around the benefits for consumers and smartphones. But businesses can reap significant advantages, too, beginning with the introduction of fixed wireless 5G -- as a point-to-point broadband replacement -- and ...

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Verizon Launches 5G MiFi M1000 Hotspot VERIZON LAUNCHES 5G MIFI M1000 HOTSPOT

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Jul 18, 2019

Verizon has launched their long-awaited first 5G-capable hotspot, the MiFi M1000 by Inseego. The M1000 will run customers $649.99 outright, or $499.99 with a 2-year contract. The 5G data service itself is also quite costly – 5G data is available with Verizon’s unlimited plan for $90 per ...

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Early 5G delivers 112Mbps average and 988Mbps peak speeds EARLY 5G DELIVERS 112MBPS AVERAGE AND 988MBPS PEAK SPEEDS

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Jul 17, 2019

As several of the world’s earliest next-generation cellular carriers have unveiled their peak 5G network speeds, others have relied on uncertain promises of “blazing fast” performance to set customer expectations. Today, crowdsourced network coverage service Opensignal actually dis...

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Microsoft-AT&T partnership is a preemptive strike in 5G MICROSOFT-AT&T PARTNERSHIP IS A PREEMPTIVE STRIKE IN 5G

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Jul 17, 2019

AT&T and Microsoft announced a multiyear partnership that will see AT&T move its non-network infrastructure computing needs to the Microsoft Azure cloud as it becomes a “cloud first” company. Aside from the 270K employees at AT&T that will now migrate to the Office 365 platfo...

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More Fiber for a Successful 5G Future MORE FIBER FOR A SUCCESSFUL 5G FUTURE

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Jul 17, 2019

The global 5G race is rapidly heating up, with countries leading in technology battling to roll out their own 5G networks. Already we have seen South Korea announce the world’s first 5G network in April and also the world’s first commercialized set of 5G networks, beating the US by a mar...

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UTStarcom Intros 5G-ready Timing Solutions UTSTARCOM INTROS 5G-READY TIMING SOLUTIONS

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Jul 17, 2019

UTStarcom this week at Softbank World 2019 introduced the SyncRing XBC340 and SyncRing XBC341, the latest additions to its SyncRing family of network synchronization equipment. Designed to play the role of highly accurate boundary clocks in a PTP IEEE1588v2 network, the SyncRing XBC340 and XBC341 Et...

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The Next-Gen Managed Network Security THE NEXT-GEN MANAGED NETWORK SECURITY

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Jul 17, 2019

Enterprises need one end-to-end network security solution that protects the entire attack surface from Cloud to IOT and from users to data. The MTN’s Managed Firewall Security   Solution does so by taking a more collaborative approach across the entire network infrastructure to enabl...

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HOW VIRTUAL NETWORKING CHANGES WHEN YOU ADOPT VMM HOW VIRTUAL NETWORKING CHANGES WHEN YOU ADOPT VMM

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Jul 16, 2019

One of the things that a lot of administrators seem to really like about Hyper-V is its relative simplicity, especially when compared to some of the competing hypervisors. Perhaps nowhere is this simplicity more evident than in Hyper-V’s support for virtual networking. Natively, Hyper-V’...

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WISPA, Microsoft, Google Push for C-band Co-channel Sharing, Saying It Could Support Gigabit Fixed Wireless WISPA, MICROSOFT, GOOGLE PUSH FOR C-BAND CO-CHANNEL SHARING, SAYING IT COULD SUPPORT GIGABIT FIXED WIRELESS

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Jul 16, 2019

Microsoft, Google and the Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA) are urging the FCC to allow co-channel spectrum sharing in the C-band. The proposal would allow fixed wireless operators to use the same spectrum band as incumbent users, who are comprised largely of satellite operator...

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Verizon and Ericsson claim to be first to introduce cloud-native technology in a live wireless core network environment VERIZON AND ERICSSON CLAIM TO BE FIRST TO INTRODUCE CLOUD-NATIVE TECHNOLOGY IN A LIVE WIRELESS CORE NETWORK ENVIRONMENT

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Jul 16, 2019

In a proof-of-concept trial in a live network environment, Verizon and Ericsson have introduced cloud native, container based technology on the core of Verizon’s active network. This trial, the first container- based wireless EPC (Evolved Packet Core) technology deployment in a live network in...

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Three UK, Nokia Launch 5G-ready Cloud Core Network THREE UK, NOKIA LAUNCH 5G-READY CLOUD CORE NETWORK

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Jul 16, 2019

Three UK and Nokia have launched what they claim is the world’s first 5G-ready fully integrated cloud core network, in preparation for the rollout of 5G. This new 5G-ready core network, which sits in a virtual environment, offers increased security, flexibility and cost savings, allowing Three...

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Real 5G is nearly three times faster than LTE, but not everywhere REAL 5G IS NEARLY THREE TIMES FASTER THAN LTE, BUT NOT EVERYWHERE

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Jul 15, 2019

It’s all over the internet that 5g is better then 4g LTE, but how much better is it in the real world? According to Opensignal’s crowdsourced data, it’s indeed a lot faster, but mainly in the US! They found that peak download speeds on 5G reach just past 1.8Gbps in the States versu...

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Orange Business Services, Cisco Partner to Power Next Generation SD-LANs ORANGE BUSINESS SERVICES, CISCO PARTNER TO POWER NEXT GENERATION SD-LANS

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Jul 15, 2019

Orange Business Services and Cisco announced that they will work with customers to develop SD-LAN solutions in its Open Labs program. The Orange Open Labs provide a global mix of physical and virtual resources for innovation and development. This helps companies explore their future connectivity and...

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SailPoint Levels-Up their ABM Strategy with Intent Data SAILPOINT LEVELS-UP THEIR ABM STRATEGY WITH INTENT DATA

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Jul 15, 2019

The buyer’s journey has changed in a way which leaves many sales and marketing teams struggling to find insight from within what we call the Dark Funnel. However, many technology companies are starting to build solutions to address the radical new way customers engage and buy today by collecti...

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Duo Security Sets BDRs up for Success with 6sense DUO SECURITY SETS BDRS UP FOR SUCCESS WITH 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

The role of a Business Development Rep can be a daunting one. Knowing where to prioritize when you have over 1,000 accounts and knowing what content to reach out to them and engage them with can be an impossible task. But if you have the right intent data that can show you where the account is in th...

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Kagan: Who has the fastest 5G signal today? KAGAN: WHO HAS THE FASTEST 5G SIGNAL TODAY?

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Jul 15, 2019

Today, 5G wireless is getting so much attention in the media and the marketplace. It raises the question, which wireless carrier offers the best, fastest and most consistent 5G connection? So, let’s take a closer look at the current state of wireless technology and try to answer that question....

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7 reasons to get 5G service in 2019 7 REASONS TO GET 5G SERVICE IN 2019

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Jul 15, 2019

ll the buzz around 5G makes it seem like the next must-have technology. However, because it requires a new phone and a top-tier unlimited plan, it can be hard to know when it makes sense to make the jump to 5G. While 5G still isn't ready for everyone, there are some people that will benefit from...

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Get Ready Now for 5G with SD-WAN GET READY NOW FOR 5G WITH SD-WAN

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Jul 13, 2019

The new speeds that 5G promises are game-changing. Mentions of 5G being 100 times faster than the current 4G technologies have opened up the ability for some incredible new technologies to spring to life. We’ve long had the conversation about how SD-WAN can significantly lower latency, and 5G ...

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5 Ways That 5G Could Shape Fintech in Malaysia 5 WAYS THAT 5G COULD SHAPE FINTECH IN MALAYSIA

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Jul 12, 2019

With bold claims like powering self-driving cars and streaming virtual reality, the promise of 5G in Malaysia has captured the imaginations both tech-geeks and casual internet surfers alike. Moving past some of these futuristic claims, just the basic premise of 5G being twenty times faster than 4G a...

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Big Switch Networks Rolls Out Entry Point Products BIG SWITCH NETWORKS ROLLS OUT ENTRY POINT PRODUCTS

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Jul 11, 2019

Big Monitoring Fabric enables end-to-end visibility and security for applications based on their networking behavior for on-premises and public cloud deployments. Big Mon Analytics Node uses analytics for troubleshooting application performance, connectivity and oversubscriptions issues within the d...

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Why Wireless Will Drive Industrial IoT WHY WIRELESS WILL DRIVE INDUSTRIAL IOT

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Jul 11, 2019

Catchphrases catch on, at least in principle. Take the Internet of Things or IoT. It’s easy for people to understand what it is. The internet, but for things—at home, at work and in cars, factories, fields and mines. IoT is catching on, but why hasn’t it caught on farther, faster? ...

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Why co-evolution of 4G & 5G matters, suggestion on 5G migration: ZTE WHY CO-EVOLUTION OF 4G & 5G MATTERS, SUGGESTION ON 5G MIGRATION: ZTE

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Jul 11, 2019

ZTE considers that the co-evolution of 4G and 5G networks is a key issue as these two technologies will be sharing many resources and will be offering each other a strong support in the next decade. This is why, ZTE believe that it is essential for CSPs to modernize networks as 5G-oriented as possib...

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For Networking Geeks Only: Why Router-on-a-Stick is Good FOR NETWORKING GEEKS ONLY: WHY ROUTER-ON-A-STICK IS GOOD

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Jul 11, 2019

Networking expert Bjørn Jensen of WhyReboot is tired of hearing integrators rail on the "router-on-a-stick" scheme for home networks. "I've heard grumbles in our industry about how the router-on-a-stick method should NEVER be used because performance is better on the switch...

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Wireless alliance: You might want to move some access points for Wi-Fi 6 WIRELESS ALLIANCE: YOU MIGHT WANT TO MOVE SOME ACCESS POINTS FOR WI-FI 6

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Jul 10, 2019

Businesses could find themselves repositioning wireless access points and even facing increased bandwidth demands as Wi-Fi 6 hits the market in the coming months, according to a white paper released today by the Wireless Broadband Alliance. Nevertheless, the news is mostly good for prospective busin...

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3 Ways 5G Can Impact Law Enforcement Technology 3 WAYS 5G CAN IMPACT LAW ENFORCEMENT TECHNOLOGY

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Jul 10, 2019

In some major cities across the country, 5G is already available, and soon, the rest of the world will be able to experience its impact. As 5G gets closer to becoming a reality, public safety officials are asking how this shift will impact modern policing. 5G enables low latency applications and pro...

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Peerless Network Now Offers Cloud PBX Services for Enterprises PEERLESS NETWORK NOW OFFERS CLOUD PBX SERVICES FOR ENTERPRISES

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Jul 10, 2019

More expansion news for Peerless Network! The company announced today it is now offering Cloud PBX services for enterprises to easily manage telephone numbers, services, routing, configuration and inventory over a cloud-based IP network via one system. The Peerless Cloud PBX is a UCaaS model that af...

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Will 5G usher in the era of cloud gaming? WILL 5G USHER IN THE ERA OF CLOUD GAMING?

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Jul 10, 2019

Nintendo, a name synonymous with an Italian plumber and a misspent youth, made the headlines this week for a revelation about 5G, summing up exactly what is happening in the gaming industry and how it is set to evolve. Speaking at a shareholder meeting, Ko Shiota, general manager of platform technol...

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Orchestration and Automation Solutions for the 5G Era ORCHESTRATION AND AUTOMATION SOLUTIONS FOR THE 5G ERA

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Jul 09, 2019

In our previous blog, we looked at how Cisco can help service providers (SPs) deliver high-quality 5G solutions to their enterprise customers. We now continue the story by focusing on two important 5G-network enablers: automation and orchestration. In the light of today’s changing market trend...

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5G boosts the maximum real-world download speed by up to 2.7 times 4G users’ top speeds 5G BOOSTS THE MAXIMUM REAL-WORLD DOWNLOAD SPEED BY UP TO 2.7 TIMES 4G USERS’ TOP SPEEDS

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Jul 09, 2019

In Opensignal’s latest analysis of 5G, we’ve looked at the maximum real-world speeds seen in eight countries which have launched 5G services. The maximum download speeds smart phone users see are much faster than the average speeds experienced by 5G users as we expected. The highest maxi...

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Explaining 5G: Millimeter wave, sub-6, low-band and other terms you need to know EXPLAINING 5G: MILLIMETER WAVE, SUB-6, LOW-BAND AND OTHER TERMS YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 09, 2019

Carriers like to cover their ads with phrases that you would not know unless you had been following 5G news closely. 5G is using technology in more sophisticated ways that ever before and the bringing in much more technical phrases to explain its coverage and speed. These are some of the phrases you...

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Britain’s 5G roll-out – What is plan B? BRITAIN’S 5G ROLL-OUT – WHAT IS PLAN B?

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Jul 09, 2019

The government has ambitious aspirations in respect of Britain’s digital connectivity, setting what it describes as “clear, ambitious targets for the availability of full fibre and 5G networks”. The aim is to connect 15 million premises to full-fibre by 2025, with coverage across a...

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Improving visibility in the age of SDN IMPROVING VISIBILITY IN THE AGE OF SDN

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Jul 09, 2019

Increasingly today, enterprises of all kinds are turning to software-defined networking (SDN). The versatility of multicloud, paired with the freedoms granted by unshackling from a single infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) offering, has acted as enough of an incentive for enterprises to make the swi...

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Why Sales Leaders Need to Digitally Transform Their Teams WHY SALES LEADERS NEED TO DIGITALLY TRANSFORM THEIR TEAMS

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Jul 08, 2019

Three key trends are driving the need for sales leaders to digitally transform their organizations. First, b-to-b buyers are conducting more of their purchase journey in the digital arena and demanding the same kind of frictionless and seamless customer experience they enjoy as consumers. Second, th...

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The Most Important Metric for Sales Leaders in Subscription Businesses to Track and Use to Drive Revenue Growth THE MOST IMPORTANT METRIC FOR SALES LEADERS IN SUBSCRIPTION BUSINESSES TO TRACK AND USE TO DRIVE REVENUE GROWTH

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Jul 08, 2019

Subscription businesses that charge customers monthly for using their offerings are expanding rapidly in response to consumers’ and b-to-b buyers’ desire to try a product and walk away easily if they’re not achieving the expected value. However, the subscription-based business mode...

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EE Offers 5G Mobile Broadband Plans with HTC 5G Mobile Smart Hub EE OFFERS 5G MOBILE BROADBAND PLANS WITH HTC 5G MOBILE SMART HUB

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Jul 08, 2019

EE recently launched the UK’s first 5G mobile broadband plans, enabling customers to create a 5G-powered Wi-Fi hotspot providing the fastest speeds, even in the busiest places. EE’s 5GEE WiFi service will give users access to 5G speeds and improved performance for those who need the very...

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TIM to Roll Out 5G Network in 6 More Italian Cities by Year-End and 120 Cities by 2021 TIM TO ROLL OUT 5G NETWORK IN 6 MORE ITALIAN CITIES BY YEAR-END AND 120 CITIES BY 2021

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Jul 08, 2019

TIM announced expansion of its 5G commercial service to Naples (at The Universiade Village), following its initial roll out in Rome and Turin. Within the year, TIM said its 5G network will arrive at another six major cities – Milan, Bologna, Verona, Florence, Matera and Bari. By 2021 TIM is ta...

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5G, the Imminent Evolution of Networking 5G, THE IMMINENT EVOLUTION OF NETWORKING

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Jul 08, 2019

Over the past couple of periods, the idea of 5G networking promises to carry out a lot of things. Aside from lightning-fast download and upload capabilities, 5G are expected to be implemented in the manifestation of Internet of Things (IoT)—where everything around you ranging from printers, ai...

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The Complete Guide to 5G THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO 5G

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Jul 08, 2019

The fifth generation of mobile network connectivity, or 5G as it is more commonly known, is at the very height of its own hype cycle. In short, the newest ultra-wide network promises to provide wider mobile Internet coverage, along with faster data download and upload speeds. Earlier predictions exp...

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New Business SD-LANs from Orange Business Services and Cisco NEW BUSINESS SD-LANS FROM ORANGE BUSINESS SERVICES AND CISCO

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Jul 08, 2019

Orange Business Services and Cisco add another piece to their partnership, developing joint innovation to help customers turn their local business network (LAN) into a more flexible and powerful SD-LAN, a "software-defined" LAN. Given the excellent results achieved with SD-WAN customers, O...

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5G connected car plans get boost as EU Wi-Fi plans rejected 5G CONNECTED CAR PLANS GET BOOST AS EU WI-FI PLANS REJECTED

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Jul 08, 2019

Plans to make Wi-Fi industry standard for connected car technology within the EU have been dealt a blow after they were rejected by member states. As many as 21 member states have voted against the proposals, paving the way for 5G to have greater influence than might have been possible had the plans...

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Why adopting SD-WAN can save you big bucks WHY ADOPTING SD-WAN CAN SAVE YOU BIG BUCKS

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Jul 05, 2019

Everyone acknowledges that SD-WAN(software-defined networking in a wide-area-network) can save money. More than half of IT leaders expect a 25-50% return on investment (ROI) from SD-WAN, but most people only talk about the savings gained from moving from moving MPLS circuits to IP or broadband circu...

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What does open source SD-WAN look like, and do we need it? WHAT DOES OPEN SOURCE SD-WAN LOOK LIKE, AND DO WE NEED IT?

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Jul 04, 2019

Today's software-defined WAN, or SD-WAN, offerings already use open source building blocks in their underlying architectures. The adoption of open source in SD-WAN occurred primarily because the SD-WAN market already accepted many underlying open source components, and vendors were focused on ti...

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Samsung Looks to Multivendor, 5G RAN Future SAMSUNG LOOKS TO MULTIVENDOR, 5G RAN FUTURE

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Jul 04, 2019

Samsung says that it is taking a multivendor approach to deploying 5G radio access networks. The vendor says that it has been focused on "open interfaces within radio access networks." This is designed to deliver services more efficiently to consumers and businesses. Following early succes...

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Networking Knowhow – How to get that ‘In’ you deserve NETWORKING KNOWHOW – HOW TO GET THAT ‘IN’ YOU DESERVE

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Jul 04, 2019

Critical to success in the workplace is not just the ability to do your job effectively, developing an extensive network can be critical to this. More often than not, most business opportunities and referrals will arise from these networks. But what happens if you don’t have an ‘in&rsquo...

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5G Isn’t Here Yet: How to Leverage 4G to Create Optimal CX 5G ISN’T HERE YET: HOW TO LEVERAGE 4G TO CREATE OPTIMAL CX

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Jul 03, 2019

Today’s headlines are bursting with promises of 5G — and now, even 6G is becoming part of the conversation. But the fact is, globally, 4G is still the name of the game and will be for quite some time, with 72 percent of networks expected to run on the fourth-generation cellular network t...

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HUAWEI EXPLAINS THE ADVANTAGES OF SA/NSA 5G PHONES HUAWEI EXPLAINS THE ADVANTAGES OF SA/NSA 5G PHONES

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Jul 03, 2019

The development of 5G network is now at its commercialization stage. There are some things we need to know about this new network. 5G smartphones can either support NSA (non-standalone) or SA (standalone) networking. As of now, the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G is the only dual-mode 5G mobile phone in the mar...

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Smart Networks for Smart Cities SMART NETWORKS FOR SMART CITIES

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Jul 03, 2019

By 2050, 75% of the world’s population will live in urban areas that are increasingly connected and powered by smart technologies. APAC alone accounts for the largest share of spending in the Internet of Things (IoT) - the emerging technology that will take us closer to the smart cities of the...

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Digital App-etizers: Networks in the crosshair, but enterprises want more DIGITAL APP-ETIZERS: NETWORKS IN THE CROSSHAIR, BUT ENTERPRISES WANT MORE

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Jul 03, 2019

Worldwide, 2017 witnessed 178.1 billion of mobile app downloads. This number is projected to grow to 258.2 billion app downloads by 2022. On the business end, recent study highlights that on an average an enterprise has 464 custom applications deployed today. Enterprises of all sort is reaping maxim...

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3 Reasons to Secure Your Wifi Network 3 REASONS TO SECURE YOUR WIFI NETWORK

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Jul 03, 2019

While the internet gives us a useful tool at our disposal when it comes to business, interaction with friends and family, and a lot more, it also expands the approaches that criminals can take. People have been using the internet for nefarious activities since it was first created, and that won&rsqu...

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AI brain and network virtualisation key for 5G AI BRAIN AND NETWORK VIRTUALISATION KEY FOR 5G

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Jul 03, 2019

In the first three generations of telecommunication services, data analytics and Big Data played a major role. With 4G, Artificial Intelligence (AI) got embedded into the services that telcos provided for customers and in services that vendors collectively provided for telcos. With the advent of 5G,...

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Emerging IoT Protocols: When to Select 5G or Wi-Fi 6 EMERGING IOT PROTOCOLS: WHEN TO SELECT 5G OR WI-FI 6

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Jul 02, 2019

It’s unclear when the emerging protocols for high-speed voice and data transmission are going to flip the switch, but it is apparent the industrial IoT marketplace won’t adopt a single solution. From farming to self-driving cars and smart cities, the choice of 5G or Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) wi...

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How to Get Ready for 5G’s Data Boom at the Enterprise Level HOW TO GET READY FOR 5G’S DATA BOOM AT THE ENTERPRISE LEVEL

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Jul 02, 2019

The shift to 5G means more speed but also potentially more costs and new hardware considerations. Here's how to handle the increased data traffic to come. 5G has the potential to radically change data storage and delivery--which means important changes to come at the enterprise level. With 5G ev...

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5G in India: What can it do for you and your business? 5G IN INDIA: WHAT CAN IT DO FOR YOU AND YOUR BUSINESS?

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Jul 02, 2019

5G networks, and promises of revolutionary advancements in technology and ultra-fast mobile speeds, are on the way to markets across the globe. As countries like the US, China and South Korea lead the way to a full roll-out of 5G, India’s government and industry stakeholders are working in tan...

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Satellite Giants Battered by New C-Band Proposals for 5G SATELLITE GIANTS BATTERED BY NEW C-BAND PROPOSALS FOR 5G

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Jul 02, 2019

The satellite companies that are currently using vast stretches of midband spectrum in the US for TV services face challenges to releasing some of that spectrum for 5G. Despite increasingly heated debate around the issue, several FCC commissioners are promising that a resolution on the topic is immi...

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Best Practices for Network Simulations BEST PRACTICES FOR NETWORK SIMULATIONS

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Jul 02, 2019

Network simulation offers an efficient, cost-effective way to analyze application and network performance, identify potential problems, understand the root cause, and assess alternative mitigation strategies. For best results, the analysis should leverage an at-scale, accurate model of the network a...

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Why Cloud Networking is Essential for Forwarding Thinking Organizations WHY CLOUD NETWORKING IS ESSENTIAL FOR FORWARDING THINKING ORGANIZATIONS

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Jul 01, 2019

As companies go through various seasons of their growth, IT is expected to be ready to respond at any given time. If the business expands, IT has to expand. If the business is moving to multi-site, IT has to respond with solutions. IT departments have must be ready to respond to anything but also ma...

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Ericsson, China Mobile Showcase 5G-powered AGV ERICSSON, CHINA MOBILE SHOWCASE 5G-POWERED AGV

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Jul 01, 2019

Ericsson and China Mobile demonstrated an Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) prototype on an end-to-end, stand-alone 5G network at Mobile World Congress 2019 Shanghai. With the growing adoption of industry digitalization and improvements in industrial automation and intelligence, AGV is becoming increas...

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How to compare DIY and outsourced SD-WAN HOW TO COMPARE DIY AND OUTSOURCED SD-WAN

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Jul 01, 2019

Software-defined WANs (SD-WANs) are growing at an incredibly fast pace. When you look at the benefits, it’s not hard to understand why.  The cost savings for MPLS, the flexibility for application performance, ease of management and the security benefits for branch offices make it an attra...

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5G to contribute 900 bln USD to Asian economy in next 15 years: GSMA report 5G TO CONTRIBUTE 900 BLN USD TO ASIAN ECONOMY IN NEXT 15 YEARS: GSMA REPORT

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Jun 30, 2019

5G will contribute almost 900 billion U.S. dollars to Asia’s economy over the next 15 years, said the Global System for Mobile Communications Alliance (GSMA) during the Mobile World Congress (MWC) held from June 26 to 28 in Shanghai. The report, Asia Pacific edition of the GSMA’s Mobile ...

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Broadband network transformation: Open and software-centric BROADBAND NETWORK TRANSFORMATION: OPEN AND SOFTWARE-CENTRIC

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Jun 28, 2019

We are at a pivotal time in the telecom industry as bandwidth demands driven by the 4th Industrial Revolution impact how service providers are building their next-generation networks. Traditional networks are extremely expensive, and they are not sustainable or scalable in a new era of connectivity ...

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Cisco Awarded FCC Chairman’s Awards for Accessibility and Advancement CISCO AWARDED FCC CHAIRMAN’S AWARDS FOR ACCESSIBILITY AND ADVANCEMENT

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Jun 28, 2019

We are proud to announce that Cisco was awarded the Chairman’s Awards for Advancement and Accessibility (Chairman’s AAA) for creating accessibility features for the blind on its 8800 Series Phones. The Chairman’s AAA is an FCC program recognizing products, services, standards and o...

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What Do All Successful ABM Programs Have in Common? WHAT DO ALL SUCCESSFUL ABM PROGRAMS HAVE IN COMMON?

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Jun 28, 2019

There is no shortage of “best practices” based on theoretical ideals when it comes to ABM. But every organization has unique circumstances and needs and it has become increasingly clear that there is no “perfect” approach that applies universally. With this in mind, TechTarge...

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All the Ways SD-WAN Reduces Costs ALL THE WAYS SD-WAN REDUCES COSTS

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Jun 27, 2019

Everyone acknowledges that SD-WAN can save money. As the chart shows, more than half of IT leaders expect a 25-50% return on investment (ROI) from SD-WAN, but most people only talk about the savings gained from moving from moving MPLS circuits to IP or broadband circuits. While this transition does ...

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‘Snowflake’ Networks: Putting a Freeze on Automation ‘SNOWFLAKE’ NETWORKS: PUTTING A FREEZE ON AUTOMATION

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Jun 26, 2019

Like snowflakes in a snowstorm, snowflake networks look consistent when viewed from a distance, but show many differences upon close examination. A snowflake network will typically use slightly different hardware models, running different operating system versions, with different interconnection met...

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How the Government and Private Sector Can Keep 5G Networks Secure HOW THE GOVERNMENT AND PRIVATE SECTOR CAN KEEP 5G NETWORKS SECURE

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Jun 25, 2019

Last week the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) called on U.S. policymakers, wireless carriers and technology leaders to work together to ensure that United States economic and national security remains secure as wireless carriers roll out the 5G cellular networks. In a white paper ...

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Juniper Networks’ Mist Systems Forges Forward with AI-Infused Offers JUNIPER NETWORKS’ MIST SYSTEMS FORGES FORWARD WITH AI-INFUSED OFFERS

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Jun 25, 2019

As Mist Systems and Juniper Networks partners wait it out until a unified partner program is in place – reportedly within the year – Mist on Tuesday introduced a cloud-managed 802.11 (Wi-Fi 6) access point (AP), Mist Edge for distributed campus environments, and AI-driven support service...

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How AI, Machine Learning Will Benefit Network Management HOW AI, MACHINE LEARNING WILL BENEFIT NETWORK MANAGEMENT

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Jun 24, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning will benefit network management and network monitoring going forward. And MSPs will need to know exactly how AI and machine learning will benefit them in order to use them effectively for customers. In-house enterprise IT management will look more an...

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How to Optimize Your Conversion Funnel, from ToFu to BoFu HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR CONVERSION FUNNEL, FROM TOFU TO BOFU

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Jun 24, 2019

No matter who your customer is or what you’re selling, it’s more likely than not that your customer will have to go through several steps before choosing to buy your product or service. Think about your own shopping habits: you don’t just buy the first thing you see. The first thin...

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21 Ways to Triple Your B2B E-Commerce Conversions 21 WAYS TO TRIPLE YOUR B2B E-COMMERCE CONVERSIONS

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Jun 24, 2019

It takes thoughtful work to scale an e-commerce store. I’m sure you’ve had a few growing pains of your own getting to the point where you are today. However, you’re reading this because you may not be content with where your conversions are at this precise moment. You may not even ...

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Could the Breadcrumb Technique Help Boost Your Landing Page Conversions? COULD THE BREADCRUMB TECHNIQUE HELP BOOST YOUR LANDING PAGE CONVERSIONS?

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Jun 24, 2019

We’ve all heard the term “less is more”. And we’ve been told this applies for landing pages too. I.e. your forms should be short and only ask for only the bare minimum of required information if you want to convert. As an example, one of the main questions someone typically h...

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Protecting yourself on the internet: WiFi security PROTECTING YOURSELF ON THE INTERNET: WIFI SECURITY

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Jun 24, 2019

First things first… What does WiFi stand for? Well, no one really knows for sure. It does NOT stand for “Wireless Fidelity” as was reported in a news release back in the fall of 1997. Technically speaking, the term “WiFi” or “Wi-Fi” is a trademarked nicknam...

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27-year-old Search Marketing CEO Lands 13-stop U.S. Speaking Tour 27-YEAR-OLD SEARCH MARKETING CEO LANDS 13-STOP U.S. SPEAKING TOUR

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Jun 23, 2019

Digital Summit, the largest conference series in the digital marketing industry, has invited Mehrguth to share his unique presentation, 5 Data-Validated Tactics to Increase the Experienced Marketer’s Qualified Lead Volume (…and 3 Tactics Guaranteed to Fail) with their audiences across t...

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Easy Language Learning by Vera F. Birkenbihl – The Decoding Method EASY LANGUAGE LEARNING BY VERA F. BIRKENBIHL – THE DECODING METHOD

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Jun 21, 2019

Forget about cramming vocabulary: the best way to learn a language is by using decoding exercises. Translate a German sentence word-by-word into your native language – thus you will learn the word’s meaning as well as the language’s grammar. Decoding means to “decipher”...

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17 predictions about 5G networks and devices 17 PREDICTIONS ABOUT 5G NETWORKS AND DEVICES

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Jun 18, 2019

As market after market switches on 5G, we are at a truly momentous point in time. No previous generation of mobile technology has had the potential to drive economic growth to the extent that 5G promises. It goes beyond connecting people to fully realizing the Internet of Things (IoT) and the Fourth...

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SHOULD YOU GET READY FOR 5G NETWORK? SHOULD YOU GET READY FOR 5G NETWORK?

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Jun 13, 2019

Are you ready 5G network? It is coming soon and it will leave an impact on every inch of technology. If you thought 4 G was fast, 5 times can be several times faster than that, which means that you can finish movie and game downloads in a few seconds. Be prepared to get faster speeds of the internet...

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Are Businesses Ready for 5G Technology? ARE BUSINESSES READY FOR 5G TECHNOLOGY?

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Jun 13, 2019

5G technology has been in development for a while now and it appears it’s finally ready to start being implemented in the UK. Mobile provider Three, has recently announced it will be rolling out the technology starting from next month. The question is, are businesses ready for this advanced ne...

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Cisco Takes Aim at Collaboration Friction CISCO TAKES AIM AT COLLABORATION FRICTION

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Jun 13, 2019

At Cisco Live this week, Cisco made several announcements aimed at reducing friction in collaboration. Users are no longer impressed with HD video and audio or mobile apps; today there is more interest in updates and enhancements that drive experience and engagement. For Cisco, that means making the...

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3 important SD-WAN security considerations and features 3 IMPORTANT SD-WAN SECURITY CONSIDERATIONS AND FEATURES

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Jun 13, 2019

Perhaps more than in any other part of your network, a software-defined WAN strategy needs to be equal measures networking and security. By definition, software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) interfaces with and runs across external, often public, networks, which could attract many threats. Additionally, the ...

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Network Segmentation: Best practices to secure the portal NETWORK SEGMENTATION: BEST PRACTICES TO SECURE THE PORTAL

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Jun 12, 2019

In the marvelous world of digital, enterprises are in a constant hunt for all the infinity stones – The Internet, The Cloud, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Internet of Things and Software Defined Networks – to become invincible – Agile, Flexible, Fast and Software Defin...

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SD-WAN: An accelerator for growth SD-WAN: AN ACCELERATOR FOR GROWTH

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Jun 12, 2019

With each new year comes a new list of the world’s most successful companies. Many are instantly recognizable, from smartphone giants like Apple to software stalwarts like Microsoft. These companies understand the power of cloud computing technology in digitally transforming and reimagining th...

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Secure SD-WAN vs NFV: Unraveling the Hidden Costs of WAN Edge Technologies SECURE SD-WAN VS NFV: UNRAVELING THE HIDDEN COSTS OF WAN EDGE TECHNOLOGIES

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Jun 12, 2019

According to Gartner, enterprise consumption of WAN bandwidth is increasing by up to 30% annually. It’s no wonder that enterprises are constantly evaluating their WAN-edge deployment options and looking for alternatives that will enable them to meet their networking and bandwidth needs without...

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Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) Networks Ecosystem: Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts 2015 – 2030 LOW POWER WIDE AREA (LPWA) NETWORKS ECOSYSTEM: OPPORTUNITIES, CHALLENGES, STRATEGIES, INDUSTRY VERTICALS & FORECASTS 2015 – 2030

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Jun 12, 2019

“Until recently, most M2M and IoT services have largely relied on licensed cellular, wireline and satellite networks for their wide area connectivity requirements. Cellular networks, in particular, have enjoyed significant success in the arena. However, for many low bandwidth IoT applications,...

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When to use 5G, when to use Wi-Fi 6 WHEN TO USE 5G, WHEN TO USE WI-FI 6

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Jun 12, 2019

We have seen hype about whether 5G cellular or Wi-Fi 6 will win in the enterprise, but the reality is that the two are largely complementary with an overlap for some use cases, which will make for an interesting competitive environment through the early 2020s.

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Champlain Cable Selects FirstLight for Internet and Cloud CHAMPLAIN CABLE SELECTS FIRSTLIGHT FOR INTERNET AND CLOUD

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Jun 11, 2019

Champlain Cable, a manufacturer of high-performance insulated wire for automotive, commercial vehicle, Navy shipboard, industrial, and marine oil and gas markets, has selected FirstLight to upgrade its high-speed fiber Internet service and provide cloud solutions. With manufacturing plants in Colche...

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Why did China issue four 5G licences? WHY DID CHINA ISSUE FOUR 5G LICENCES?

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Jun 11, 2019

Following months of waiting for official approval and nearly three years of testing, China’s mobile industry can begin final preparations to introduce commercial 5G services after the regulator last week issued four licences. As expected, three permits went to the incumbent mobile operators, C...

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5G ‘could replace home broadband’ as Three launches ‘fastest ever’ network in UK 5G ‘COULD REPLACE HOME BROADBAND’ AS THREE LAUNCHES ‘FASTEST EVER’ NETWORK IN UK

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Jun 11, 2019

In the not-too-distant future, 5G could allow home broadband users to ditch wires altogether, opting to have the internet delivered wirelessly instead. Mobile network Three has confirmed it will launch its 5G network in August, with a package targeted at home users. The network plans to reach 25 UK ...

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Wireless Network History And 5G Technology Benefits; 5GN And TLS WIRELESS NETWORK HISTORY AND 5G TECHNOLOGY BENEFITS; 5GN AND TLS

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Jun 11, 2019

Humans have come a long way in terms of technological development in every area of life. For transportation, we have developed airways and waterways vehicles and reduced the reliability of road vehicles (to some extent). In the healthcare sector, we now have machines that can operate the patient on ...

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Aerohive Drives Enterprise Networking Innovation at Cloud-Speed AEROHIVE DRIVES ENTERPRISE NETWORKING INNOVATION AT CLOUD-SPEED

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Jun 11, 2019

Aerohive Networks , a leader in cloud-managed networking, unveiled two new innovations that further strengthen Aerohive’s cloud managed networking vision. Through extensive interviews with customers, partners and industry analysts, Aerohive has identified that the enterprise demands not just a...

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Cisco brings unified experience to Webex Teams, Jabber CISCO BRINGS UNIFIED EXPERIENCE TO WEBEX TEAMS, JABBER

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Jun 11, 2019

Cisco said on Tuesday that it is unifying its collaboration portfolio to simplify the experience for users and IT administrators. The networking giant said all its devices are now on the same operating system and that all of its apps now have improved interoperability. For instance, Cisco said Jabbe...

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SK Telecom Demos 5G-powered In-Vehicle ATSC 3.0 Mobile Broadcast SK TELECOM DEMOS 5G-POWERED IN-VEHICLE ATSC 3.0 MOBILE BROADCAST

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Jun 10, 2019

SK Telecom announced that it, together with Sinclair Broadcast Group and Harman International Industries, demonstrated next-generation TV broadcasting by combining ATSC 3.0-based broadcast network and SK Telecom’s 5G network. ATSC 3.0 is a suite of new broadcast TV transmission standards that ...

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5G subscribers in South Korea are set to top 1 million this week 5G SUBSCRIBERS IN SOUTH KOREA ARE SET TO TOP 1 MILLION THIS WEEK

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Jun 10, 2019

South Korea recently became one of the world’s first country to start offering commercial 5G services. Now, due to strong demand for the latest gadgets and aggressive promotion strategy, it will reportedly have more than one million 5G mobile subscribers this week. For those who are unaware, S...

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Three’s 5G Network to Launch in August THREE’S 5G NETWORK TO LAUNCH IN AUGUST

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Jun 10, 2019

Three UK has said it will begin its 5G rollout with a home broadband service in London but will offer both mobile and home broadband 5G services in 25 towns and cities across the country before the end of the year. The firm will become the third mobile network to launch their own 5G services after E...

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How will a 5G network power the future? HOW WILL A 5G NETWORK POWER THE FUTURE?

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Jun 09, 2019

Union Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad announced that the government will be holding auction for spectrum, which includes airwaves that will be used to offer 5G or fifth-generation services, in the current calendar year. While some countries such as South Korea and the U.S. have begun rol...

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The Essex Business Networking Group prepares for summer break with last exciting event THE ESSEX BUSINESS NETWORKING GROUP PREPARES FOR SUMMER BREAK WITH LAST EXCITING EVENT

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Jun 07, 2019

Organisers of The Essex Business Networking Group have announced that they will be holding their last event before the summer break this month.Sponsored by Haslers Chartered Accountants, West Essex Life Magazine and Lexus Woodford, the event regularly attracts hundreds of Essex’s leading profe...

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What is the hype with the newly launched 5g network? WHAT IS THE HYPE WITH THE NEWLY LAUNCHED 5G NETWORK?

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Jun 06, 2019

After years of hype, carriers are finally turning on their 5G networks. Just don’t be surprised if you’re nowhere near one. Who launched it? Both Verizon and AT&T have launched their mobile 5G networks, while KT argues that a robot in South Korea is its first 5G customer. Sprint turn...

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Pluribus Networks Intros Cost-Efficient Gateway Router PLURIBUS NETWORKS INTROS COST-EFFICIENT GATEWAY ROUTER

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Jun 06, 2019

Pluribus Networks, the open networking and next generation software-defined networking (SDN) vendor, on Thursday announced the Freedom Series DC gateway router, a white-box, multitenant data center router optimized for public cloud interconnect. The Pluribus Freedom Series DC Gateway Router is a ful...

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Networking Hardware Market Analysis -Worldwide Opportunities, Revenue, Production, Demand and Geographical Forecast To 2024 NETWORKING HARDWARE MARKET ANALYSIS -WORLDWIDE OPPORTUNITIES, REVENUE, PRODUCTION, DEMAND AND GEOGRAPHICAL FORECAST TO 2024

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Jun 06, 2019

Networking Hardware market report provides a comprehensive overview of current trends and new product development in the global Networking Hardware market. Featuring global and regional data and over top key players profiles, this report provides the ultimate guide to exploring opportunities in the ...

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Cisco wil use AI/ML to boost intent-based networking CISCO WIL USE AI/ML TO BOOST INTENT-BASED NETWORKING

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Jun 05, 2019

Cisco explains how artificial intelligence and machine learning fit into a feedback loop that implements and maintain desired network conditions to optimise network performance for workloads using real-time data. Artificial Intelligence and machine learning are expected to be some of the big topics ...

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Cisco will use AI/ML to boost intent-based networking CISCO WILL USE AI/ML TO BOOST INTENT-BASED NETWORKING

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Jun 05, 2019

Cisco explains how artificial intelligence and machine learning fit into a feedback loop that implements and maintain desired network conditions to optimize network performance for workloads using real-time data. Artificial Intelligence and machine learning are expected to be some of the big topics ...

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How the 5G revolution is starting to change cities HOW THE 5G REVOLUTION IS STARTING TO CHANGE CITIES

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Jun 04, 2019

Telecom companies are racing to roll out 5G networks across the world, kickstarting a new generation of internet connectivity that will supercharge businesses from retail to automobiles. While 5G is expected to be rolled out gradually over the next few years, there’s already one place to look ...

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Is Your Company Doing Any of These Five Things? If So, It’s Time to Move to SD-WAN. IS YOUR COMPANY DOING ANY OF THESE FIVE THINGS? IF SO, IT’S TIME TO MOVE TO SD-WAN.

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Jun 04, 2019

Many paths lead to SD-WAN. Much like the 300,000 gold diggers who flocked to California during the 1849 gold rush, enterprise WANs everywhere are all headed toward a single destination. Today however, it’s not a shiny metal drawing treasure seekers into the hills--it’s an edge device and...

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Viettel completes Vietnam’s first 5G call VIETTEL COMPLETES VIETNAM’S FIRST 5G CALL

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Jun 03, 2019

During the trial, conducted as part of Viettel’s ongoing 5G technical testing program, the companies achieved a downlink speed of 1.5Gbps to 1.7Gbps. The Vietnamese government has been pushing for Vietnam to become one of the world’s early 5G adopters to help ensure the nation is at the ...

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Which network is currently ahead in the race to 5G? WHICH NETWORK IS CURRENTLY AHEAD IN THE RACE TO 5G?

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Jun 03, 2019

There's no denying that 5G is kind of a big deal. Partially launched in the UK (depending on your network and location), it means faster speeds when on the move and lower latency so things like streaming video just got better.  With a more reliable connection, you'll be able to enjoy hi...

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Sprint officially turns on their mobile 5G network in several cities SPRINT OFFICIALLY TURNS ON THEIR MOBILE 5G NETWORK IN SEVERAL CITIES

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Jun 02, 2019

Sprint has officially entered the 5G market, turning on their new and upgraded network in a few places around the US. This is just the start of their 2019 plans to have 5G turned on in several new cities, and should be a big boost in coverage and speeds for anyone in one of those areas. First up on ...

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5G: everything you 5G: EVERYTHING YOU'LL NEED TO TAKE ADVANTAGE

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May 30, 2019

5G is coming very soon – in fact, in a few places it’s already here. It’s the next generation of mobile networks, following on from 4G/LTE, and it promises much higher speeds, lower latency and more reliable connections, so you can browse, play, stream and download faster, or in hi...

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SOFTBANK CHOOSES NOKIA FOR 5G SOFTBANK CHOOSES NOKIA FOR 5G

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May 30, 2019

Nokia has been doing well in the networking business in recent time. Together with the Italian operator TIM, Nokia achieved data transport of 550 Gigabits per second on the 350 km Rome to Florence backbone network. This is also a European record for long-distance data transmission using the High-Spe...

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Vietnam makes its very first 5G phone call VIETNAM MAKES ITS VERY FIRST 5G PHONE CALL

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May 30, 2019

Vietnam’s first 5G phone call was made Friday on the network of Viettel, the country’s largest telecommunications company. The trial called, made publicly with the participation of the Ministry of Information and Communications, showed that the speed of Viettel’s 5G mobile network ...

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Gogo is developing a 5G network for planes GOGO IS DEVELOPING A 5G NETWORK FOR PLANES

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May 29, 2019

In-flight internet provider Gogo has announced plans to bring 5G to the North American skies starting in 2021. Gogo says the new 5G service is being designed to power faster in-flight Wi-Fi on smaller commercial airlines in the continental United States and Canada, those companies’ even smalle...

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Enterprise 5G To Generate $45 Billion By Mid-2020s: Telsyte ENTERPRISE 5G TO GENERATE $45 BILLION BY MID-2020S: TELSYTE

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May 29, 2019

Enterprise 5G is forecast to generate $45 billion annually by the mid-2020s through next generation application development, IT services, platforms and connectivity according to new Telsyte research. The report, Australian Enterprise IoT & 5G Study 2019, said 68 per cent of IT and business leade...

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Huawei Launches Free 5G Courses At Two Popular South African Universities HUAWEI LAUNCHES FREE 5G COURSES AT TWO POPULAR SOUTH AFRICAN UNIVERSITIES

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May 28, 2019

While Huawei is facing severe challenges over its 5G technology particularly from the US, the Chinese tech giant is forging ahead with its 5G programme in Africa. Huawei has partnered with two South African universities to launch a free 5G course. Aimed at postgraduates studying ICT at Wits Universi...

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Can Viettel develop its own 5G tech? CAN VIETTEL DEVELOP ITS OWN 5G TECH?

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May 28, 2019

Viettel, the largest mobile operator in Vietnam, has outlined bold 5G ambitions which go much further than mere network deployments and high-speed services for its subscriber base. The operator reportedly is working on its own core 5G technology, with the aim to develop 80 per cent of the tech at ho...

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Singapore’s IMDA consulting on 5G policy framework SINGAPORE’S IMDA CONSULTING ON 5G POLICY FRAMEWORK

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May 28, 2019

The regulator is seeking feedback from the telecommunications industry and the public on the best approach to 5G spectrum allocation, the baseline requirements for spectrum winners and driving the development of the broader 5G ecosystem. IMDA plans to allocate the 3.5-GHz and the 26-GHz to 28-GHz fr...

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5G revolution in Koreaㅡit 5G REVOLUTION IN KOREAㅡIT'S HERE NOW

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May 27, 2019

In April 2019, all three Korean operators have turned 5G mobile service into reality. Samsung has delivered the largest share of 5G network solutions as well as 5G NSA core in Korea. Unprecedented 5G use cases are now commercially available to consumers with 5G smartphone

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FARMINGTON HILLS EVENT PROVIDES NETWORKING BRIDGE FARMINGTON HILLS EVENT PROVIDES NETWORKING BRIDGE

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May 26, 2019

Bridget Barnes Espinosa spends much of her time working with immigrant business owners in Detroit, making connections through her cross-cultural consulting firm, Puente Cultural Integration. On May 29, she’ll bring together some of those entrepreneurs and local vendors for BRIDGE Bilingual Bus...

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5G Is Still in Its Infancy 5G IS STILL IN ITS INFANCY

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May 26, 2019

Huzzah! The wireless industry has finally delivered on years of promises and hype and is finally offering the first super-fast 5G networks. Sort of. Verizon in April became the first U.S. carrier to offer 5G service via a phone, though the phone in question was a Motorola model with an ugly 5G add-o...

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Is It Time for Open Source SD-WAN? IS IT TIME FOR OPEN SOURCE SD-WAN?

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May 23, 2019

The benefits of an open market may sound worthwhile — flexibility, speed, cost-saving, freedom, scalability, neutrality — but there are certain corners of the greater technology and software industry where openness has not quite reached, including SD-WAN. In recent months it seems that t...

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Everything You Need to Know About 5G EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT 5G

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May 23, 2019

Wireless carriers around the world are beginning to deploy 5G, the latest and greatest in mobile broadband technology. Like the evolution from 3G to 4G, the jump to 5G will mean faster speeds, lower latency and many other benefits. It’ll be a major boost for businesses, gamers, livestreamers a...

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What is hybrid cloud networking and how is it evolving? WHAT IS HYBRID CLOUD NETWORKING AND HOW IS IT EVOLVING?

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May 23, 2019

Hybrid cloud networking is the interconnection between private cloud resources and public cloud infrastructure that supports the movement of workloads in those environments. Linked by telecom services and the infrastructure that underpins that connection, hybrid cloud networking facilitates the tran...

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The Future of Industrial Networking THE FUTURE OF INDUSTRIAL NETWORKING

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May 22, 2019

There’s still a lot to understand about industrial networking, especially since Ethernet is now “everywhere,” from the enterprise to the factory floor. But there are different Ethernet communication protocols at the fieldbus level and there are advanced technologies that add to an ...

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The Promise and Peril of 5G THE PROMISE AND PERIL OF 5G

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May 21, 2019

With increasing frequency, we are hearing about a revolution that is taking place in technological connectivity—one being spearheaded by the development of 5G (fifth generation) networks. But what can 5G do, really? Faster movie downloads and near instantaneous access to information on phones ...

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The future of 5G Wireless Technology: Speed & Security THE FUTURE OF 5G WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY: SPEED & SECURITY

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May 21, 2019

It's being called the 5th generation of wireless technology and many consumers have good reason to be excited about the 5G revolution. 5G technology will allow devices to download information a lot faster than the current 4G and LTE networks. Smartphones aside, there's a buzz about its integ...

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Four Critical Reasons for Investing in Your WAN Edge FOUR CRITICAL REASONS FOR INVESTING IN YOUR WAN EDGE

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May 20, 2019

The traditional network model of a central, physical data center hub with spokes running out to fixed locations has gone the way of the mainframe and electric typewriter – once mainstays of business. Today’s workforce is increasingly mobile, while business-critical productivity and colla...

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Ranplan expands portfolio of 5G network planning tools RANPLAN EXPANDS PORTFOLIO OF 5G NETWORK PLANNING TOOLS

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May 20, 2019

Ranplan Wireless has expanded its portfolio of indoor and outdoor planning tools for designing and optimising 3G, 4G (LTE), Small Cells, Wi-Fi and new 5G wireless networks. Ranplan In-Building and Ranplan In-Building Lite are powerful stand-alone tools that speed up the planning and deployment of Sm...

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MultiTech Introduces mPower Edge Intelligence Software MULTITECH INTRODUCES MPOWER EDGE INTELLIGENCE SOFTWARE

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May 20, 2019

In a recent release, Multi-Tech Systems, a global supplier of M2M and IoT communication solutions, has introduced its mPower Edge Intelligence, a new embedded software offering that builds on its application enablement platform, to deliver programmability, network flexibility, enhanced security and ...

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Top US tech giants begin to cut off vital Huawei supplies TOP US TECH GIANTS BEGIN TO CUT OFF VITAL HUAWEI SUPPLIES

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May 20, 2019

Top US corporations from chipmakers to Google have frozen the supply of critical software and components to Huawei, complying with a Trump administration crackdown that threatens to choke off China's largest technology company. Chipmakers including Intel, Qualcomm, Xilinx and Broadcom have told ...

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Internet of Things: A Hyper-Connected World INTERNET OF THINGS: A HYPER-CONNECTED WORLD

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May 19, 2019

When wireless is perfectly applied the whole earth will be converted into a huge brain, which in fact it is, all things being particles of a real and rhythmic whole.” Famed inventor and futurist Nikola Tesla said this in an interview with Collier’s magazine in 1926. Fast-forward nearly 1...

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Verizon’s 5G network is now hitting gigabit download speeds VERIZON’S 5G NETWORK IS NOW HITTING GIGABIT DOWNLOAD SPEEDS

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May 16, 2019

What a difference a few weeks can make. Last month, I came to Chicago for the launch of Verizon’s 5G network, which is now live both here and in Minneapolis. The inaugural 5G device was the Moto Z3 equipped with Motorola’s 5G MotoMod, and my experience — and that of many other tech...

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Accelerate Business With Bicle: The E-Mobility Networking Platform ACCELERATE BUSINESS WITH BICLE: THE E-MOBILITY NETWORKING PLATFORM

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May 16, 2019

Starting as an e-bike business portal one year ago, Bicle® is a digital platform that allows industry professionals in the e-mobility industry to have a social network and build business connections. The website covers all aspects of e-mobility from electric automotive vehicles, light electric v...

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Arm Showcases Latest IoT Test Chip Musca-S1 for Secure IoT device Designing ARM SHOWCASES LATEST IOT TEST CHIP MUSCA-S1 FOR SECURE IOT DEVICE DESIGNING

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May 15, 2019

At the Samsung Foundry Forum, Arm, in a joint effort with Samsung Foundry, Cadence, and Sondrel, showed the first 28nm fully-depleted silicon-on-insulator (FD-SOI) embedded MagnetoResistive Random Access Memory (eMRAM) IoT test chip and advancement board. The Musca-S1 is intended to offer decision t...

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Not All SD-WANs Are Created Equal NOT ALL SD-WANS ARE CREATED EQUAL

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May 14, 2019

As SD-WAN surges toward maturity and more companies join the market, separating the hype and buzzwords from the actual technology is getting more difficult. John Proctor, president and CEO of Martello Technologies, told SDxCentral in an interview that “the SD-WAN market is still fairly new, bu...

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How Will 5G Wireless Impact Healthcare? HOW WILL 5G WIRELESS IMPACT HEALTHCARE?

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May 14, 2019

The 5G wireless network has been a topic of discussion in 2019, providing unprecedented speed and capacity compared to previous generations of cellular networks. Its implications for general phone usage are obvious, with users downloading and streaming content faster, however this high-speed network...

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Shining a Light on 5G Industry Progress SHINING A LIGHT ON 5G INDUSTRY PROGRESS

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May 13, 2019

For almost a decade, Samsung and our partners across industry and government have worked tirelessly to develop and nurture the technologies that will thrust the world into a whole new level of intelligence and connectivity. Often referred to as the Fourth Industrial Revolution, this fundamental shif...

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With Great Wi-Fi Comes Great Vendor Headaches, Unfortunately WITH GREAT WI-FI COMES GREAT VENDOR HEADACHES, UNFORTUNATELY

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May 13, 2019

These are weird times in Enterprise wireless. We have a Wi-Fi culture that continues to push wired Ethernet further to the margins for client access, and where access points were once THE THING that vendors competed on, they are now just part of big honkin’ super systems and grand stories to t...

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Deutsche Telekom, Ericsson Top 100Gbps in Trial Microwave Link over Millimeter-wave Spectrum DEUTSCHE TELEKOM, ERICSSON TOP 100GBPS IN TRIAL MICROWAVE LINK OVER MILLIMETER-WAVE SPECTRUM

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May 13, 2019

Ericsson and Deutsche Telekom recently achieved a landmark data transmission rate by consistently topping 100 Gbps in a trial microwave link over 1.5km. Conducted at the Deutsche Telekom Service Center in Athens, the joint innovation project represents a major technical breakthrough, achieving more ...

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THE FIRST MID-RANGE 5G SMARTPHONES FROM HUAWEI WILL ARRIVE IN 2020 THE FIRST MID-RANGE 5G SMARTPHONES FROM HUAWEI WILL ARRIVE IN 2020

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May 11, 2019

The first worldwide 5G network has made its debut in South Korea last month, followed a few weeks later by the first European network, the one launched in Switzerland. Even the first 5G smartphones have made their debut on the European market but so far these are expensive models while to see a mid-...

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Five ways to make Office 365 the catalyst for network transformation FIVE WAYS TO MAKE OFFICE 365 THE CATALYST FOR NETWORK TRANSFORMATION

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May 10, 2019

Office 365 doesn’t work well in a traditional hub-and-spoke corporate network. There. I said it. If enterprises don’t transform legacy networks to accommodate Office 365, their end users will force them to. Gartner predicts cloud software revenues to grow more than 17% in 2019. Driving t...

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