Representatives from 30 vendors are slated to participate in next week’s ETSI Plugtest, which will include a series of technical exercises designed to demonstrate interoperability between various 3GPP-compliant solutions that provide mission-critical push to talk (MC...
Privacy advocates welcome ruling against warrantless seizure of location information
Vendors and operators are taking a more measured and conservative approach to what 5G will initially provide. 5G can handle data traffic more efficiently than LTE, giving operators a better total cost of ownership. This will provide one of the initial drivers to depl...
U.S. Cellular, the nation’s fifth largest wireless operator, is looking to juice sales of its "total" plans by throwing in service for the Apple Watch Series 3 for free, at least for a “limited time.” The carrier wouldn't provide an end date for the promotion.
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AT&T announces that more than 1,000 public-safety agencies in 52 states and territories have joined FirstNet, which is surpassing expectations in meeting key milestones for adoption, deployment and technical capabilities, according to FirstNet board members. re...
As the dust settled on Connected Britain 2018 this week, few who attended the event in London could be left in any doubt that the UK is sharpening its resolve to become a more inclusive and comprehensive digital society. While huge efforts are being made to spe...
German cable network operator deploys Telestream iQ monitoring and Vidchecker QC for QoS assurance over linear and ABR video platforms.
Top priorities include managing the rollout of a more diverse range of video products and unlocking the full potential of advanced TV advertising.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: CityFibre goes private following acquisition; Orange offers Earth data; copyright rules may get tougher for FANG gang.
The GB pound 538 million acquisition of CityFibre by the Connect Infrastructure consortium has closed and the UK fiber network operator has delisted from London's Alternative Investment Market (AIM).
In a new 5-4 ruling, the Supreme Court said police need to obtain a warrant before they can get location data from the nation’s wireless operators.
MLL Telecom has won a major contract to provide Cambridgeshire County Council with a new Wide Area Network solution, as well as a range of centralised services. As part of the EastNet contract award…read more on TotalTele.com »
Telefonica has won a contract with Colombian Airline, Avianca, to provide a range of digital services across the 27 countries in which the Colombian flag carrier currently operates. “This agreement makes it possible for us to move forward with our digital tran...
It's clear that SD-WAN is now seen as the enterprise networking architecture of the future, which is why this market will reach billions of dollars.
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German incumbent is reportedly seeking to cut about 25% of jobs at its struggling IT services business.
UK-EU dispute over Galileo and approach for Inmarsat sharpen focus on sector
Telstra has announced that it will make 8,000 of its staff redundant in a bid to boost efficiency in its operations in Australia and New Zealand. Telstra's CEO, Andrew Penn, said that the company had reached "…read more on TotalTele.com »
Parks Associates' OTT Video Tracker identifies consumer adoption of multiple OTT service subscriptions as key to future growth.
Having already made workforce cuts last year, some of the world's biggest service providers are preparing to shed thousands of employees.
ThousandEyes Network Intelligence helps enterprises pick the best cloud provider and region for network performance.
In new studies and reports, it's clear that pay-TV operators must incorporate OTT video services into their offerings if they wish to survive and thrive.
MVNO Consumer Cellular confirmed that it currently counts 2.9 million customers and expects to reach the 3 million-customer mark this year.
Mobile devices accounted for 58% of all videos watched globally, stabilizing at 1.8% growth, one of the smallest increases in 14 quarters.
Research lab is taking a different approach to 5G – it's focusing on specific use cases, not the enabling technology, and has a new partner to help tackle industrial IoT needs.
Telefonica and ASTI Mobile Robotics are collaborating on industrial IoT product and business case developments.