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QUANTUM CRYPTOGRAPHY: HOW QUANTUM COMPUTING WILL HELP SECURE 5G NETWORKS? QUANTUM CRYPTOGRAPHY: HOW QUANTUM COMPUTING WILL HELP SECURE 5G NETWORKS?

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Feb 25, 2020

Quantum Computing is the use of quantum-mechanical phenomena such as superposition and entanglement to perform computation. Quantum computers perform calculations based on the probability of an object’s state before it is measured – instead of just 1s or 0s – which means they have ...

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What WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN 5G SUB-6 AND MILLIMETER WAVE FOR IPHONE 12?

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Feb 25, 2020

The time of 5G is upon us, whether we're ready or not. Recent rumors point to Apple's next iPhone, which we'll call the iPhone 12 for now, coming equipped with some level of 5G support. Working with Qualcomm, Apple is reportedly preparing to have phones with the next-generation wireless ...

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Why businesses need to start thinking about 5G. WHY BUSINESSES NEED TO START THINKING ABOUT 5G.

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Feb 20, 2020

5G services are creeping out to the market but it will take a few years before the full potential of next-generation connectivity is fully understood and realised. But businesses need to start thinking about the technology now, because iterative improvements over 4G connectivity are only part of the...

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Nokia, Japan NOKIA, JAPAN'S KDDI COMPLETE 5G CORE STANDALONE (SA) NETWORK TRIAL

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Feb 20, 2020

Nokia and Japan's KDDI have completed a 5G core standalone (SA) network trial, moving the operator closer to being able to provide 5G-enabled services. The standalone trial, using Nokia’s 5G AirGile cloud-native core solution, was conducted entirely independently of previous generations&rs...

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Enea Launches Software Kit for Migration of SD-WAN Solutions to uCPE ENEA LAUNCHES SOFTWARE KIT FOR MIGRATION OF SD-WAN SOLUTIONS TO UCPE

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Feb 20, 2020

Enea recently launched a software kit for quicker and easier evaluation of secure second-generation SD-WAN solutions on universal customer premise equipment (uCPE). The kit includes flexiWAN, an open source and modular SD-WAN Virtual Network Functions (VNF), and pfSense, an open source firewall VNF,...

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Constant connectivity in an SD-WAN network CONSTANT CONNECTIVITY IN AN SD-WAN NETWORK

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Feb 19, 2020

The Software Defined Wide Area Networks (SD-WAN) market is rapidly expanding. According to a recent report by MarketsandMarkets, the global SD-WAN market size is expected to grow from US$1 billion in 2018 to US$4.1 billion by 2023, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 32.7% during the forecast...

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How safe is 5G really? HOW SAFE IS 5G REALLY?

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Feb 19, 2020

The 5G era is about to arrive, to enable a host of new business applications. The next-generation cellular technology is designed , but 5G security is also much more complicated to manage. 5G poses an elevated security threat partly because there are more vectors through which adversaries can attack...

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Here HERE'S HOW THE US CAN GET THE BEST OUT OF 5G

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Feb 18, 2020

Around the world, businesses, governments and NGOs are excitedly anticipating the benefits of 5G. This truly revolutionary technology will unlock enormous opportunity: connecting underserved populations; bringing economic prosperity to remote areas; making communities smarter and safer; and powering...

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SD-WAN security: The impact of orchestrated services multiplicity SD-WAN SECURITY: THE IMPACT OF ORCHESTRATED SERVICES MULTIPLICITY

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Feb 17, 2020

The pace of software-defined wide-area network (SD-WAN) deployments has experienced strong growth over the past four years. As a result, the SD-WAN has already become a strategic component of many communications service provider (CSP) networks. One reason for SD-WAN growth is that the service richne...

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Why Arista Networks Is Buying Big Switch Networks WHY ARISTA NETWORKS IS BUYING BIG SWITCH NETWORKS

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Feb 17, 2020

Cloud networking leader Arista Networks recently announced it has acquired Big Switch Networks. These are the details about the deal. Cloud networking leader Arista Networks recently announced it has acquired Big Switch Networks, which is a network monitoring and SDN (Software Defined Networking) pi...

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Ericsson’s 5G platform adds unique core and business communication capabilities ERICSSON’S 5G PLATFORM ADDS UNIQUE CORE AND BUSINESS COMMUNICATION CAPABILITIES

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Feb 13, 2020

To leverage the full benefits of 5G and cloud native investments, orchestration and automation are now a critical matter of business. Ericsson’s 5G platform is now being strengthened with new solutions that enable smarter business. David Bjore, Head of R&D and Portfolio, Business Area Digi...

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HOW 5G WILL DRIVE CLOUD COMPUTING TO THE NEXT LEVEL? HOW 5G WILL DRIVE CLOUD COMPUTING TO THE NEXT LEVEL?

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Feb 13, 2020

The world is now leading towards fifth-generation (5G) network connection, which is set to revolutionize the network and communications industry by providing ultra-fast transmission rates. This can be as much as 100 times faster than the existing 4G or previous networks. Undeniably, today we are gen...

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Ericsson researchers top 4.3Gbps downlink on 5G millimeter wave ERICSSON RESEARCHERS TOP 4.3GBPS DOWNLINK ON 5G MILLIMETER WAVE

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Feb 12, 2020

With a technical specification comprising 8 component carriers (8CC) aggregating 800MHz of millimeter wave spectrum, Ericsson engineers achieved delivery rates of 4.3Gbps – the fastest 5G speed to date. Ericsson Radio System Street Macro 6701 delivered data with downlink speeds of 4.3Gbps over...

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Intelligence Brief: How is 5G changing network ownership? INTELLIGENCE BRIEF: HOW IS 5G CHANGING NETWORK OWNERSHIP?

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Feb 12, 2020

5G necessitates a different network strategy. Unlike previous generations, 5G deployment is not only about adding more sites and increasing backhaul capacity. In fact, it is more about rethinking the whole network architecture to make it agile. The high capacity requirements of 5G will necessitate t...

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5G Needs Edge Computing to Deliver on Its Promises 5G NEEDS EDGE COMPUTING TO DELIVER ON ITS PROMISES

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Feb 11, 2020

Edge computing will be a key enabler for 5G to deliver on its bandwidth and latency requirements. In the short term, it can enable developers to provide a “5G experience” at scale. In the long term, it will be necessary to optimise customer experience for real-time, data hungry applicati...

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The FCC C-Band Auction and the Future of 5G THE FCC C-BAND AUCTION AND THE FUTURE OF 5G

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Feb 11, 2020

5G and its potential applications are an exciting technology for a number of reasons, and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently announced an auction for wireless spectrum that could speed the deployment of this technology. A faster auction will allow for the benefits of faster connect...

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How Is SD-WAN The Fastest Moving Technology? HOW IS SD-WAN THE FASTEST MOVING TECHNOLOGY?

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Feb 10, 2020

A Software-defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) is an evolution of traditional WAN that allows businesses to leverage different networking options and transport services to connect users to applications. This includes the MPLS, LTE and broadband internet services. The SD-WAN is a better, more efficien...

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How 5G will change the digital marketing market in 2020 HOW 5G WILL CHANGE THE DIGITAL MARKETING MARKET IN 2020

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Feb 06, 2020

2019 was the year in which many of the major markets first tested 5G, the next generation of broadband for smart devices. 5G promises to offer Internet speeds up to 10 times faster than those offered by the current generation of smartphones, as well as an improved signal. 2020 will be the first year...

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We need to break status quo to address 5G security risks WE NEED TO BREAK STATUS QUO TO ADDRESS 5G SECURITY RISKS

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Feb 06, 2020

Our societies and industries will soon run increasingly on top of 5G networks, from critical infrastructures to transport systems and even in our homes with IoT. This is exactly why network trustworthiness is – and will always be – a top priority in any high-level discussion. Breaking th...

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Nokia Optimizes 5G Network Operations NOKIA OPTIMIZES 5G NETWORK OPERATIONS

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Feb 05, 2020

Nokia recently introduced the addition of Nokia Network Operations Manager to its Network operations that provide highly automated and modular tools to communication service providers (CSPs) for the operation of their 5G networks. Since 5G introduces new levels of complexity and difficulty, CSPs wil...

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Why the multi-vendor SD-WAN network needs to be performance-assured WHY THE MULTI-VENDOR SD-WAN NETWORK NEEDS TO BE PERFORMANCE-ASSURED

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Feb 05, 2020

Edge and WAN networks are morphing rapidly. They are becoming increasingly application-aware and offer dynamic route selection with higher application quality. Thus, says Sandeep Raina, product marketing director of Service Assurance at Infovista, enterprises that use services such as intranet, voic...

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Getting Ready for 5G & IoT GETTING READY FOR 5G & IOT

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Feb 04, 2020

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of 5G networks, it was the beginning of a new threat landscape the likes of which have never been faced before. The commercial rollouts of 5G networks beginning in 2020 set up a tale of two prospects, a story full of twists and turn...

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When will the US have 5G technology? WHEN WILL THE US HAVE 5G TECHNOLOGY?

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Feb 04, 2020

While there is some argument as to whether the U.S. has fully adopted 5G wireless networks, most experts say it's here and ready to develop as the country's new wireless standard. Some Americans witnessed the capabilities of 5G at Super Bowl LIV, where Miami's Hard Rock Stadium was set u...

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Elon Musk: Carriers ELON MUSK: CARRIERS 'GREEDY' IN QUEST FOR 5G SPECTRUM

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Feb 04, 2020

Elon Musk -- the seemingly omnipresent entrepreneur billionaire leading corporate behemoths including SpaceX and Tesla -- wrote on Twitter that 5G is "medically safe." But Musk also had some caustic words for wireless network operators that are calling for more spectrum for 5G. "5g is...

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Where Will 5G Take Us in 2020 and Beyond? WHERE WILL 5G TAKE US IN 2020 AND BEYOND?

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Feb 03, 2020

2019 saw the first deployments of 5G - the new, ultra fast, low latency network that promises to transform how people connect. But as always with cutting-edge innovations in tech, there seems to be more questions than answers when it comes to 5G use cases. While some mobile network operators have al...

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What are Radio Access Networks and 5G RAN? WHAT ARE RADIO ACCESS NETWORKS AND 5G RAN?

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Feb 02, 2020

Cell phones use radio waves to communicate by converting your voice and data into digital signals to send through as radio waves. In order for your cell phone to connect to a network or the internet, it connects first through a radio access network (RAN). Radio access networks utilize radio transcei...

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HOW AI, 5G AND DATA SCIENCE CAN INFLUENCE CLIMATIC CHANGES? HOW AI, 5G AND DATA SCIENCE CAN INFLUENCE CLIMATIC CHANGES?

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Feb 02, 2020

The recent issues of Australian and Amazon wildfires have raised a burning question – the technology that has been a major facilitator to human evolution and growth, could it not do anything to predict, manage or control such destruction? Its high time that technologies like AI, data science a...

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Here HERE'S WHAT 5G CELL SERVICE WILL BRING TO SUPER BOWL LIV

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Feb 02, 2020

Verizon has partnered with the city of Miami and the NFL to bring 5G, or fifth-generation, wireless cell service to Super Bowl fans for the first time ever. The wireless carrier has been working to bring Verizon 5G ultra-wideband technology to Miami for nearly two years. It has also brought 5G to 34...

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Why Sub-6 is better than mmWave for the immediate 5G future WHY SUB-6 IS BETTER THAN MMWAVE FOR THE IMMEDIATE 5G FUTURE

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Jan 30, 2020

To build a 5G cell tower, you need a fiber optic internet connection, some 5G cell equipment, and something tall to stick the equipment to. The electronic components can be built offsite and shipped where they need to go but when it comes to actually building a tower, it can take a long time. Sub-6 ...

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What Is 5G Technology, and What Does It Mean for Federal IT? WHAT IS 5G TECHNOLOGY, AND WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR FEDERAL IT?

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Jan 30, 2020

5G wireless networks are likely going to become more widely deployed this year as the nation’s wireless carriers start ramping up their coverage. The federal government’s use of 5G will also likely remain experimental in nature as the technology matures and more devices become available....

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5G expansion continues but devices struggle to keep up 5G EXPANSION CONTINUES BUT DEVICES STRUGGLE TO KEEP UP

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Jan 29, 2020

The deployment of 5G networks has made a ton of news over the past few months as deployment in the US continues to roll out. But findings in PwC's latest biannual US 5G Index show that the real world applications and uses for the average person have been slow to keep up. Looking forward for the ...

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Dawn of 5G: Empowering VR, AR and Much More DAWN OF 5G: EMPOWERING VR, AR AND MUCH MORE

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Jan 29, 2020

Technologies are converging to bring about a wholesale upgrade of online learning through the adoption of virtual and augmented reality. The pivotal development will be the wide-scale deployment of 5G bandwidths to support VR and AR protocols and devices. The enormous power of VR and AR requires not...

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With Wi-Fi 6E, ‘Everything will work much better, much faster’ WITH WI-FI 6E, ‘EVERYTHING WILL WORK MUCH BETTER, MUCH FASTER’

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Jan 28, 2020

Wi-Fi 6 trials, performed by companies like Cisco, Boingo and the Wireless Broadband Alliance, demonstrated that, even when used in challenging environments that demand a ton of connected devices—crowded sporting events, highly-trafficked airports and large industrial parks—Wi-Fi 6 succe...

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5G service delivery is not just about network speed – it’s about quick thinking 5G SERVICE DELIVERY IS NOT JUST ABOUT NETWORK SPEED – IT’S ABOUT QUICK THINKING

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Jan 28, 2020

The smartphone revolution triggered by the arrival of the first iPhone was something of a happy accident for operators preparing to pitch their 4G networks. The combination of the new smartphones and 3G networks helped create an appetite for mobile data-hungry applications that 4G networks were desi...

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How SD-WAN is Converging Network, Security and AI HOW SD-WAN IS CONVERGING NETWORK, SECURITY AND AI

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Jan 27, 2020

SD-WANs (software-defined wide-area networks) are often praised for uniting the network and security functions into one solution, but there is actually a bigger story of convergence. Recently, some vendors and solutions are converging the network, security and artificial intelligence under the SD-WA...

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Software-Defined Everything Comes to State Government SOFTWARE-DEFINED EVERYTHING COMES TO STATE GOVERNMENT

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Jan 27, 2020

Software-defined everything, including software-defined networking, is taking hold in the commercial sector. It’s also starting to break through with IT leaders at state and local government agencies. Take, for example, Joel Bonestell, the network services manager for Durham County, N.C. He ru...

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You Don YOU DON'T REALLY NEED 5G, YOUR SELF-DRIVING CAR DOES

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Jan 25, 2020

Self-driving cars or autonomous vehicles (AVs) are the killer app for 5G wireless internet. Right now, AVs are Clint Eastwood style lone gunslingers, roving the highways in search of a free lane. They see the world through camera lenses and LIDAR (similar to radar, but using lasers instead of radio ...

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How Open-RAN could ‘white-box’ 5G HOW OPEN-RAN COULD ‘WHITE-BOX’ 5G

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Jan 23, 2020

One of Britain’s principal mobile networks, O2, has just announced that it intends to deploy Open Radio Access Network technology (O-RAN) in places. O-RAN is a wireless industry initiative for designing and building radio network solutions using “a general-purpose, vendor-neutral hardwar...

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How Race to 5G in U.S. Hit Speed Bump Called C-Band HOW RACE TO 5G IN U.S. HIT SPEED BUMP CALLED C-BAND

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Jan 23, 2020

From ovens to refrigerators, automobiles to surgeon’s tools, more and more items are connected wirelessly to the internet. As use of such devices soars, so does the demand for airwaves to carry all that data. The need for more space -- more spectrum -- to carry mobile signals is causing fricti...

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How to develop a 5G-based revolutionary system for health emergencies HOW TO DEVELOP A 5G-BASED REVOLUTIONARY SYSTEM FOR HEALTH EMERGENCIES

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Jan 22, 2020

5G is seen as a critical element in the digital economy and society. It will provide real-time data collection and analysis with virtually ubiquitous, ultra-high bandwidth and low latency connectivity – all with minimal delay. 5G infrastructure is expected to serve a wide range of applications...

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Solutions for networking lag in massive IoT devices SOLUTIONS FOR NETWORKING LAG IN MASSIVE IOT DEVICES

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Jan 22, 2020

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh's Swanson School of Engineering are taking on that task, proposing a system that would use currently underutilized resources in an existing wireless channel to create extra opportunities for lag-free connections. The process, which wouldn't require...

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5G Robotics on show for World leaders in Davos 5G ROBOTICS ON SHOW FOR WORLD LEADERS IN DAVOS

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Jan 21, 2020

The three partners have been granted the rare privilege of staging a demo at the World Economic Forum. The 5G Robotics demo will be hosted in two locations: the event Congress Hall and Registration Hall. The demonstration - which comprises two cloud-connected ABB robots over Swisscom’s Ericsso...

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Will 2020 be the breakout year for 5G? WILL 2020 BE THE BREAKOUT YEAR FOR 5G?

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Jan 20, 2020

With automation making inroads in many aspects of our daily lives, the newly introduced 5G cellular technology is destined to play a big role in how things get done. As this more powerful cellular technology expands, many experts think the pace of innovation of connected devices will accelerate. But...

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How new 5G mobile phones are about to change the world we live in HOW NEW 5G MOBILE PHONES ARE ABOUT TO CHANGE THE WORLD WE LIVE IN

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Jan 20, 2020

We have reached the doorstep of a new era which is much more promising than ever before. The rate at which people are adopting new technology has blown up at an exceptional rate. Mobile phones first started measly being produced in the 1980s when the networks were just 1G and all that was offered to...

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Interactive calling over 5G – how does it work? INTERACTIVE CALLING OVER 5G – HOW DOES IT WORK?

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Jan 20, 2020

5G is being deployed, and new user values include higher data-speeds and low latency services for consumers, businesses and industries on smartphones and many other types of devices. But 5G also means that today’s mobile voice service could change radically. This is achieved with the Ericsson ...

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Bring on the private networks with critical capabilities BRING ON THE PRIVATE NETWORKS WITH CRITICAL CAPABILITIES

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Jan 20, 2020

Government agencies and companies often have stringent critical communications requirements. What a blessing then that they can now benefit from the new generation of private 5G networks that has emerged. Here’s a look at how new innovative applications tap into critical broadband networks&rsq...

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NFV as the 5G platform – progress, learnings and call to action NFV AS THE 5G PLATFORM – PROGRESS, LEARNINGS AND CALL TO ACTION

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Jan 16, 2020

With more 250 commercial NFV customers and 120 networks in live operation, Ericsson knows about the challenges, state of the industry and what service providers should do to progress their preparation and deployment of 5G using NFV as the platform. Inma Rodriguez, VP Core, Cloud and OSS for Europe &...

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How 5G Will Advance Educational Technology on Campus HOW 5G WILL ADVANCE EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY ON CAMPUS

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Jan 16, 2020

The buzz about 5G has been around for a couple of years, but many in IT say that 2020 is the year 5G will really take off. The next generation of cellular connection includes both speed and simultaneity improvements, meaning that more devices can connect at once while also enjoying better download a...

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CES 2020: Explorers in the era of 5G CES 2020: EXPLORERS IN THE ERA OF 5G

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Jan 16, 2020

This year at CES 2020, the placards, posters, headlines and lowlines all, somehow, kept coming back to some reference for 5G. Phones were given 5G signal bars. Exhibitors were hyping their products as 5G-ready. But for all the pomp and circumstance around this number/letter combo, few among the 200,...

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Difference between 5G and 5 GHz Wi-Fi networks. Why Wi-Fi networks come with the name 5G DIFFERENCE BETWEEN 5G AND 5 GHZ WI-FI NETWORKS. WHY WI-FI NETWORKS COME WITH THE NAME 5G

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Jan 15, 2020

We all are quite excited about the upcoming 5G networks, which is going to be the new standard for mobile-cellular networks. On the other hand, we can also find the 5 GHz band on Wi-Fi networks. So, both 5G and 5 GHz networks are somewhat associated with wireless communication. One is obviously used...

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A Major Technology Shift Is Coming, And It A MAJOR TECHNOLOGY SHIFT IS COMING, AND IT'S BECAUSE OF 5G

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Jan 15, 2020

If you’re anything like most of the world, you’ve really only seen the letter and number combination on Verizon and AT&T users’ cell phones. 5G is just as mysterious as it is powerful. The faster cellular network is set to bring a once in a decade change to the way our wireless...

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WiFi 6 Is Finally Here WIFI 6 IS FINALLY HERE

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Jan 15, 2020

With the 5G technology stepping in, and Bluetooth gearing towards new trends, why not take a step forward towards Wi-Fi 6 as well. Who doesn’t need faster speeds and look for efficient data deliveries? At CES this year, both of your wishes have come into reality. Plenty of Wi-Fi 6 compatible d...

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The future of networking: Key survey results THE FUTURE OF NETWORKING: KEY SURVEY RESULTS

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Jan 15, 2020

As the “big vision” year of 2020 approached, Nokia, Oracle and Inter Digital teamed up with Heavy Reading to conduct a survey of communications service providers (CSPs) on the future of networking. Over 100 fixed, mobile and converged CSPs from around the world responded to share their p...

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How to deal with the impact of digital transformation on networks HOW TO DEAL WITH THE IMPACT OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION ON NETWORKS

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Jan 13, 2020

Digital transformation has increased the importance of the network, particularly the edge, where customers, employees, cloud applications and IoT devices connect to the enterprise. The legacy static and non-differentiated network edge of years past is no longer sufficient for many reasons, so as com...

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The Rush to 5G Begins, Driven by IoT THE RUSH TO 5G BEGINS, DRIVEN BY IOT

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Jan 13, 2020

The number of 5G wireless connections is forecast to soar 150 percent over the next five years as infrastructure rollouts gather momentum for connecting sensors and other edge devices. The forecast released this week by Juniper Research estimates the total number of 5G connections will jump from abo...

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5G in 2020: Here’s everything you need to know 5G IN 2020: HERE’S EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jan 13, 2020

Like many consumers, Kathryn Schipper, an attorney in Seattle, doesn’t have a landline. She relies on her smartphone for calls and videoconferencing, but reception is spotty. So she is excited about the arrival of 5G, the fifth-generation wireless network that has been the subject of breathles...

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Cradlepoint Integrates Machine Learning into NetCloud to Enable Wireless SD-WAN CRADLEPOINT INTEGRATES MACHINE LEARNING INTO NETCLOUD TO ENABLE WIRELESS SD-WAN

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Jan 10, 2020

Cradlepoint recently announced that it has integrated new machine learning capabilities into its NetCloud Service, which reportedly will help the software learn data usage patterns on wireless links to accurately project future usage and potential overages. More cellular WAN endpoint deployments are...

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5G is about to change the world in ways we can 5G IS ABOUT TO CHANGE THE WORLD IN WAYS WE CAN'T EVEN IMAGINE YET

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Jan 10, 2020

We live in a time when words meant to represent significant or unique ideas are so overused they have been trivialized. “Revolutionary” is such a word, a victim of hyperbolic marketing that has rendered meaningless a term meant to evoke profound change to our world. When everything is &l...

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5G Will Forever Change the Way We Interact with Technology 5G WILL FOREVER CHANGE THE WAY WE INTERACT WITH TECHNOLOGY

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Jan 09, 2020

The fifth-generation cellular network, or 5G infrastructure, will disrupt everything – when it is fully functional in our daily lives. That's not just techno-dreaming, 5G will be 100 times faster than our current 4G networks. For example, 5G is already enabling sports broadcasters to trans...

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What is 5G Technology & Why It’s a Challenge to Deploy It WHAT IS 5G TECHNOLOGY & WHY IT’S A CHALLENGE TO DEPLOY IT

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Jan 09, 2020

It’s 2020 and the era of 5G is here! A technology that’s been talked about over the past couple of years is finally rolling out across different countries like China, US, Japan, and even South Korea. The mere mention of 5G incites conversations around augmented reality, autonomous vehicl...

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What Is Software-Defined Networking and How Can It Help Your Business? WHAT IS SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORKING AND HOW CAN IT HELP YOUR BUSINESS?

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Jan 08, 2020

When Proliance Surgeons needed to keep pace with its growing infrastructure, the Seattle organization turned to software-defined networking (SDN). The physician-owned practice, which numbers 2,400 employees across 100 clinics and ambulatory surgery centers, wanted to avoid network outages while a pa...

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How 5G and the Internet of Things can create a winning business HOW 5G AND THE INTERNET OF THINGS CAN CREATE A WINNING BUSINESS

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Jan 07, 2020

The Internet of Things (IoT) can allow companies to maximize business value – sensors, software and other technologies in physical assets can connect and exchange data with other devices and systems over the internet. This will drive innovation and greater efficiencies in all areas of business...

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Now is the time to start your 5G Journey NOW IS THE TIME TO START YOUR 5G JOURNEY

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Jan 07, 2020

The report shows that the awareness, areas of interest and engagement has changed since the initial report was published just 2 years ago and really highlights the pace of change towards 5G within the industry. Although, as Lars stated, there are still three common elements which are introducing new...

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Superfast 5G on the slow road at gadget gala SUPERFAST 5G ON THE SLOW ROAD AT GADGET GALA

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Jan 06, 2020

It will be revolutionary when superfast 5G mobile networks come to our gadgets, cars and digital lives. But the road to 5G remains agonisingly slow at the massive Consumer Electronics Show opening this week in Las Vegas, where ultrafast products are expected to be few and far between. Backers of 5G ...

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HOW SD-WAN CAN HELP SMALLER RETAILERS GAIN AGILITY — AND SALES HOW SD-WAN CAN HELP SMALLER RETAILERS GAIN AGILITY — AND SALES

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Jan 06, 2020

Facing disruptive industry trends and larger competitors can be a challenge for smaller retailers. But by implementing the right digital strategy — and especially by leveraging the many advantages of SD-WAN technologies to quickly roll-out innovative shopping and payment apps and other service...

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2020 is the year of 5G, AI, and Security 2020 IS THE YEAR OF 5G, AI, AND SECURITY

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Jan 05, 2020

Increased rollouts of 5G in 2020 will unlock the development of more advanced technologies, said Gianfranco Lanci, corporate president and chief operating officer at Lenovo. With potential speeds of up to 10Gbps, under ideal conditions, 5G is set to be as much as 20-times faster than 4G, Lanci said....

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Uniformity Is Key to 5G Success - What We Need to Get From Here to There UNIFORMITY IS KEY TO 5G SUCCESS - WHAT WE NEED TO GET FROM HERE TO THERE

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Jan 04, 2020

By all accounts, the buzz surrounding 5G is growing like crazy. Announcements from the carriers outline the progress of their rollouts, vendors are showcasing cutting-edge technology breakthroughs, and headlines are abuzz over the new use cases and applications 5G will enable for businesses and cons...

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INTELLIGENT CONNECTIVITY: AMALGAMATION OF 5G WITH AI, IOT AND AR INTELLIGENT CONNECTIVITY: AMALGAMATION OF 5G WITH AI, IOT AND AR

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Jan 03, 2020

In spite of the fact that it’s still early days to really measure the immediate impact of 5G innovation on organizations, you should all embrace for a shinier future. The role of 5G on the world’s economy would be significant, particularly in pushing the adoption rates of rising technolo...

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Why 5G, AI and IoT combo will be so powerful for data analytics WHY 5G, AI AND IOT COMBO WILL BE SO POWERFUL FOR DATA ANALYTICS

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Jan 03, 2020

Thanks to its high bandwidth, low latency, and the ability to support higher end-point densities, 5G will allow companies to collect more data, analyze the data more quickly, make better predictions, and rapidly take action. I spoke with Bill Menezes, Sr. Principal Analyst with Gartner, about how 5G...

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How to Manage AV Technology on IT Networks HOW TO MANAGE AV TECHNOLOGY ON IT NETWORKS

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Jan 01, 2020

The introduction of AV technology on IT networks can be a welcome addition to any size business. From conference room projectors to whole office audio systems, businesses can improve their workspace atmosphere with AV technology. With the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT); with everything being &...

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5G, The Revolution Of Connectivity 5G, THE REVOLUTION OF CONNECTIVITY

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Jan 01, 2020

The communication industry surrounded by the 5G technology buzz taking over the next generation of connectivity and services. After years of tests and experiments and research, finally, 5G is set to make a lasting impact. The fifth generation of telecommunication systems, 5G, is scheduled to be set ...

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Will 5G Make Your Cable Modem Obsolete? WILL 5G MAKE YOUR CABLE MODEM OBSOLETE?

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Dec 31, 2019

Over a decade ago, smartphones democratized the internet by allowing people who couldn’t afford a computer or didn’t have local internet access to get online. It gave first-world citizens greater convenience by making the internet available anywhere — and it brought emerging nation...

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Why 5G is Essential for AI, IoT, and Robotics WHY 5G IS ESSENTIAL FOR AI, IOT, AND ROBOTICS

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Dec 27, 2019

Hearing claims that 5G will change the world should not come as a shock, and appears to be more than just marketing hype. Why? Because the capability and capacity of the 5G technology can transform existing technologies in unimaginable ways. With research suggesting that 5G is expecting to provide $...

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What Is 5G Technology?: You Need To Know WHAT IS 5G TECHNOLOGY?: YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Dec 26, 2019

What is 5G technology? 5G networks are the next-generation mobile Internet connection, providing faster and more reliable connections on smartphones and other devices than ever before. These networks are expected to enhance IoT technology to provide the infrastructure needed to carry massive amounts...

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How 5G will impact education, by don HOW 5G WILL IMPACT EDUCATION, BY DON

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Dec 26, 2019

In a lecture entitled : “Ubiquitous 5G wireless revolution:Matters arising”, during the University of Lagos Engineering Set (ULESET) of 1999 Anniversary and Reunion Dinner last Saturday at the Sheraton Hotel,Adekola said the 5G wireless network will not only ensure super-fast internet do...

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What to expect from 5G and 5G smartphones in 2020 WHAT TO EXPECT FROM 5G AND 5G SMARTPHONES IN 2020

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Dec 26, 2019

2019 is the year that 5G arrived for early adopters. 2020 is the year that 5G becomes mainstream. At least that’s what the big market players and those building 5G smartphones want us to believe. Although fifth-generation networks provide amazingly fast speeds in the right conditions, most sma...

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How to install the Observium network discovery tool on Ubuntu Server 18.10 HOW TO INSTALL THE OBSERVIUM NETWORK DISCOVERY TOOL ON UBUNTU SERVER 18.10

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Dec 26, 2019

Linux has a solution for just about any job. In many instances, you'll find a number of solutions for a single task. For instance, take the job of network discovery. You'll find quite a number of available tools for this. One such tool is Observium. Observium is an open source platform for n...

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Getting to the Core of 5G Hype GETTING TO THE CORE OF 5G HYPE

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Dec 23, 2019

Over the last couple of years, CES has been a central hub for all-things 5G. The hype has been building for years and as we approach CES 2020, you can be sure that there will be no shortage of 5G news once again. But something is different for CES 2020. The 5G networks that have been promised in rec...

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SD-WAN Requires Deep Integration Between Connectivity and Security SD-WAN REQUIRES DEEP INTEGRATION BETWEEN CONNECTIVITY AND SECURITY

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Dec 23, 2019

The one common drawback to most SD-WAN solutions is that they address your WAN connectivity needs as if they exist in isolation. This isn't unique. One of the biggest challenges facing organizations undergoing rapid digital transformation is that each new network element tends to be designed and...

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If 5G is here, can 6G be far behind? IF 5G IS HERE, CAN 6G BE FAR BEHIND?

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Dec 23, 2019

The rolling out of 5G services has triggered a wave of competition across the world and, more importantly, triggered a race to develop 6G. An official Chinese research team on 6G was established in November. Developed economies such as the United States, Japan, South Korea and some European countrie...

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5G vs Wi-Fi 6 5G VS WI-FI 6

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Dec 23, 2019

The hype continues to grow for 5G technology, with many carriers promoting it as a way to target the enterprise networking and IoT markets with an end-to-end service that spans indoor and outdoor coverage. But will 5G be the answer to all decision-makers’ prayers? There is a lot of understanda...

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Wi-Fi is faster than ever. Here WI-FI IS FASTER THAN EVER. HERE'S WHERE IT'S HEADED IN 2020

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Dec 22, 2019

2019 was a banner year for wireless networking. Along with the first 5G networks, we saw the debut of a new, next-gen version of Wi-Fi. Dubbed Wi-Fi 6, the new standard promises faster, more efficient performance from Wi-Fi routers and client devices that support it -- and in our tests, it delivers ...

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No, 5G won NO, 5G WON'T GIVE YOU CANCER. BUT IT IS MESSING UP WEATHER REPORTS

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Dec 22, 2019

When it comes to 5G, conspiracy theories about bogus health risks abound. But while faster mobile broadband isn’t going to give you cancer, it is causing major headaches for meteorologists. And as network upgrades roll-out across the globe, weather-watchers is getting increasingly anxious abou...

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Cisco: ‘In 2020, we can stop arguing about whether 5G is here’ CISCO: ‘IN 2020, WE CAN STOP ARGUING ABOUT WHETHER 5G IS HERE’

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Dec 19, 2019

According to Bob Everson, global director of mobility and 5G at Cisco, the debate about whether 5G is truly here will come to a close in 2020, and we will “actually experience what it can do in many markets.” He backed up this assertion by explaining, “2020 will see significant 5G ...

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Anything you want to know about 5G Core networks? ANYTHING YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT 5G CORE NETWORKS?

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Dec 19, 2019

Ericsson is heavily involved in the technical specifications of 5G networks. To learn more, I caught up with Lars Frid, Director of Strategic Product Management of 5G Core Networks at Ericsson. Lars is also co-author of the recently published book “5G Core Networks, Powering Digitalization&rdq...

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Worried About 5G’s Health Effects? Don’t Be WORRIED ABOUT 5G’S HEALTH EFFECTS? DON’T BE

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Dec 18, 2019

Even as carriers around the world race to build 5G networks, some government officials are reaching for the throttle, citing fears that the new generation of wireless technology could pose health risks. Earlier this year the Portland, Oregon, city council passed a resolution asking the Federal Commu...

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The ultra-everything 5G network is here: do we have the tools to succeed? THE ULTRA-EVERYTHING 5G NETWORK IS HERE: DO WE HAVE THE TOOLS TO SUCCEED?

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Dec 18, 2019

In its latest quarterly earnings report, Apple reported that while its iPhone sales dropped nearly 10% to $33.4bn (£25.9bn), the sales of wearables such as earphones and watches soared nearly 50%. Apple isn’t the only company profiting from the growing trends of the IoT and M2M devices. ...

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Here’s What Providers Are Offering 5G, And Where HERE’S WHAT PROVIDERS ARE OFFERING 5G, AND WHERE

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Dec 17, 2019

Telecommunications providers have been telling us for a while now that 5G networks would be coming soon. Many of them said we would start to see these new ultra-fast networks roll out toward the end of this year. On Monday, Verizon said its network went live in parts of Los Angeles, becoming the com...

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How to prepare for a 5G network upgrade HOW TO PREPARE FOR A 5G NETWORK UPGRADE

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Dec 16, 2019

It’s no exaggeration to say that success in business often comes down to network optimization. It’s a matter of efficiency – if you have a well-functioning network, your people can share data quickly and easily, and that means they’ll work more productively. Ultimately, that ...

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5G is coming. Here 5G IS COMING. HERE'S ONE WAY TO INVEST IN THE TELECOM BOOM

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Dec 16, 2019

5G wireless is a reality, and it's gearing up for broad adoption. So it should come as no surprise that there is now a fund solely dedicated to the red hot technology. The Defiance Next Gen Connectivity ETF (FIVG) — ticker symbol FIVG — launched earlier this year. The fund is a passi...

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SD-WAN to Clip WAN Edge Growth, Gartner Predicts SD-WAN TO CLIP WAN EDGE GROWTH, GARTNER PREDICTS

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Dec 16, 2019

The way networks are architected is changing and this change is driving innovation in the WAN edge market, according to the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant WAN Edge Infrastructure report. In addition to ranking the leading WAN vendors, the report delved into an analysis of market trends offering predi...

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Samsung to supply 5G telecom equipment to Canada SAMSUNG TO SUPPLY 5G TELECOM EQUIPMENT TO CANADA

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Dec 15, 2019

Samsung Electronics will supply 4G LTE-A and 5G equipment to Canadian telco Videotron, the company announced. The South Korean tech giant will supply dual-band radio stations and massive MIMO stations that support LTE connectivity in the first half of 2020. The equipment will be used by Videotron fo...

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The highly anticipated 5G iPhone might be a disappointment THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED 5G IPHONE MIGHT BE A DISAPPOINTMENT

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Dec 15, 2019

Anticipation continues to grow for the 2020 iPhone which is expected to be Apple's first iPhone with 5G. It will spell a huge connectivity shift for the company and allow users to take advantage of blisteringly fast wireless speeds. That, however, is completely dependent on wireless carriers get...

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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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What You Should Know About the Coming of 5G WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE COMING OF 5G

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Dec 12, 2019

here has always been a level of public opposition to cellular technology, but the voices of dissent have been rising significantly since the introduction into the public lexicon of 5G, one of the biggest buzzwords of 2019. “How would you feel if you knew that an untested technology is being de...

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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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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 for the deploy...

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

blog article

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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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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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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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?

blog article

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

blog article

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 downlo...

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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?

blog article

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

blog article

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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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)

blog article

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

blog article

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?

blog article

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

blog article

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

blog article

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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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 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

blog article

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

blog article

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

blog article

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?

blog article

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

blog article

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!

blog article

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

blog article

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

blog article

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 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

blog article

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

blog article

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 things. ...

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

blog article

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

blog article

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

blog article

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 this race. Yo...

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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

blog article

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?

blog article

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

blog article

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, the ...

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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

blog article

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

blog article

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

blog article

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?

blog article

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

blog article

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

blog article

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?

blog article

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?

blog article

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?

blog article

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

blog article

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 adjusted earn...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 enable security a...

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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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