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Parallel Wireless aims to double employee base by end of 2022

Fierce Wireless | Sept. 16, 2021, 6:21 p.m.

Parallel Wireless aims to double employee base by end of 2022 mallevenThu, 09/16/2021 - 17:21

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Better times for suppliers in H1 (Huawei, Nokia flag) - Dell'Oro

Light Reading | Sept. 16, 2021, 8:30 a.m.

Slowdown in China impacts Q2, but revenue from telecom equipment worldwide was still up for a fifth consecutive quarter.

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Italian operator Telecom Italia activates Open RAN systems in new cities

Total Telecom | Sept. 15, 2021, 9 p.m.

Italian operator Telecom Italia (TIM) has announced the activations of its Open Radio Access Network (Open RAN) systems in two new cities of Matera and Turin. TIM had first used Open RAN in Faenza in early 2021.TIM plans to accelerate the development of 5G digital services to drive connectivity and economic growth…read more on TotalTele.com »

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CCA says at least 15 members will apply to replace Huawei gear

Fierce Wireless | Sept. 15, 2021, 1:49 p.m.

CCA says at least 15 members will apply to replace Huawei gearlhardestyWed, 09/15/2021 - 12:49

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Telefónica, NEC scaling 4 open RAN pilots to 800 sites

Fierce Wireless | Sept. 15, 2021, 1:34 p.m.

Telefónica, NEC scaling 4 open RAN pilots to 800 sitesbfletcherWed, 09/15/2021 - 12:34

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The Leading Lights finalists: Part I

Light Reading | Sept. 15, 2021, 10 a.m.

Light Reading editors discuss trends they're seeing, what's happening in the awards categories that they're judging and what they've learned from the contest entries as they dig in and prepare to announce this year's winners.

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Eurobites: Telecom Italia bangs open RAN gong

Light Reading | Sept. 15, 2021, 8:45 a.m.

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google's Grace Hopper cable lands in Cornwall; GEANT network trials 800G with Infinera; EU promises chip sovereignty.

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O-RAN founders keep control as big kit vendors bear the risk

Light Reading | Sept. 15, 2021, 8:45 a.m.

The O-RAN Alliance is ensuring that technical contributions will be 'non-confidential,' but little else has changed.

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Viavi, Capgemini Collaborate on 5G, O-RAN Test Capability

RR Media Group | Sept. 15, 2021, 4 a.m.

Viavi Solutions announced it and Capgemini are collaborating through Capgemini Engineering in Portugal to deliver a 5G and O-RAN lab test capability, powered by VIAVI’s O-RAN Lab as a Service (LaaS). read more

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Dish selects IBM to automate its upcoming cloud-native 5G network

Total Telecom | Sept. 14, 2021, 9 p.m.

US-based service provider, Dish Network, has chosen IBM to automate its upcoming 5G network, the country’s first greenfield cloud-native and virtualized open RAN based 5G network. The first beta of Dish's network is scheduled to go live in Las Vegas by the end of 2021…read more on TotalTele.com »

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Telefonica opts for NEC for pre-commercial Open RAN trials in four global markets

Total Telecom | Sept. 14, 2021, 9 p.m.

Telefónica has joined hands with NEC to conduct Open Radio Access Network (Open RAN) pre-commercial trials in Spain, Germany, the United Kingdom and Brazil.As per the details of the agreement, once the companies achieved successful milestones through the pilot trials in Germany and the UK, NEC will be the prime system integrator (SI) to implement and conduct trials of multiple vendor…read more on TotalTele.com »

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Nokia CEO aims to catch next wave of 5G investment

Fierce Wireless | Sept. 14, 2021, 6:17 p.m.

Nokia CEO aims to catch next wave of 5G investmentbfletcherTue, 09/14/2021 - 17:17

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Dish taps IBM for 5G automation, orchestration software

Fierce Wireless | Sept. 14, 2021, 1:44 p.m.

Dish taps IBM for 5G automation, orchestration softwarebfletcherTue, 09/14/2021 - 12:44

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Nokia resumes work with O-RAN Alliance

Fierce Wireless | Sept. 14, 2021, 12:39 p.m.

Nokia resumes work with O-RAN AlliancebfletcherTue, 09/14/2021 - 11:39

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Parallel Wireless to open new R&D centers for open RAN

Light Reading | Sept. 14, 2021, 11:28 a.m.

Parallel Wireless said it will open new open RAN research and development centers in the UK and Israel.

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Telefonica puts NEC in its open RAN driving seat

Light Reading | Sept. 14, 2021, 10:25 a.m.

The Japanese kit maker will take on the systems integrator role and provide radio units for Telefonica trials in important markets.

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Türk Telekom reveals Silicon Valley involvement

Broadband TV News | Sept. 14, 2021, 6:14 a.m.

Türk Telekom has registered intellectual property rights for 56 products used in 5G technology and fibre networks in the US Patent and Trademark Office. The news was given by Ümit Önal, the company’s CEO, speaking in San Francisco and quoted by Hurriyet Daily News. He added that since its privatisation in 2005, Türk Telekom has […]

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Nokia return will not end doubts about O-RAN

Light Reading | Sept. 14, 2021, 2:55 a.m.

Changes made by the specifications group have satisfied the Finnish equipment vendor, but they remain unclear to the wider world.

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MTN awards network modernization deal to Nokia

Total Telecom | Sept. 13, 2021, 9 p.m.

MTN, a prominent service provider in South Africa and the Middle East, has partnered with Finnish telecom vendor Nokia to modernize its network and enhance voice services. Nokia will provide 5G cloud infrastructure and cloud-native IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) to drive MTN's voice vore evolution…read more on TotalTele.com »

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AT&T’s open RAN deployment is already under way

Fierce Wireless | Sept. 13, 2021, 1:45 p.m.

AT&T’s open RAN deployment is already under way mallevenMon, 09/13/2021 - 12:45

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Ericsson says China divestment is not linked to local 5G setbacks

Light Reading | Sept. 13, 2021, 11:30 a.m.

The transfer of R&D assets in Nanjing is about cutting back on investment in legacy technologies so it can prioritize 5G, says the Swedish firm.

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