Tag: networks


AT&T reports a strong quarter as it sells Vrio, strikes wholesale deal with Dish

July 22, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T saw growth in all three of its areas of focus during the second quarter: Wireless, fiber and HBO Max, but it was the newly announced wholesale deal with Dish Network that drew analysts’ attention during the company’s quarterly call. […]

Technology, Wireless

5G and augmented reality becoming a reality

June 29, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

The confluence of 5G and augmented reality has been a cornerstone of digital disruption conversations for quite a while. However, only recently has both 5G and AR/VR been at a level of maturity to truly cooperate and enable new experiences […]

Monitoring&Analysis, News

Rootmetrics hands out June 5G grades

June 15, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Availability, reliability and speed are three key aspects of a mobile network — but when it comes to 5G, it appears that each of the three national networks are excelling at a different one of those aspects, at least according […]


The 10 most dangerous cyber threat actors

May 24, 2021

Via: CSO

When hacking began many decades ago, it was mostly the work of enthusiasts fueled by their passion for learning everything they could about computers and networks. Today, nation-state actors are developing increasingly sophisticated cyberespionage tools, while cybercriminals are cashing in […]


Understanding and implementing a zero-trust cybersecurity strategy

May 12, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

With ICT vendor Huawei Technologies largely locked out of the market in the United States and some of its allied countries, the Chinese company is continuing its push to have global regulators, operators and other technology partners adopt a zero-trust […]

Software, Technology

The shift to software-based networks means a workforce shift as well

April 30, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Back in 2017, an EY telecom survey asked telecommunications CIOs and CTOs what they thought were the biggest opportunities and obstacles facing them in the next three years. Virtualization was already seen as one of the most important enablers of […]


Verizon to Shut Down 3G CDMA Network by End of 2022

April 6, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Verizon, the largest mobile operator in the US recently revealed that it will be finally shutting down the service at the end of next year. Initially, Verizon announced that it would close down its 3G network in 2019. However, the […]


Shining a Light on IT Operations Metrics

April 2, 2021

Via: Network Computing

Modern IT departments operate in a pressure cooker. Their highly distributed infrastructures are spread across legacy data centers and hybrid and multiple public clouds. Now, the Internet of Things and the edge are part of the mix. Massive amounts of […]


FCC considers 3.45 GHz auction in October

February 24, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Federal Communications Commission is considering an auction of additional midband airwaves as soon as October of this year, for 100 megahertz of spectrum at 3.45-3.55 GHz. Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel has begun circulating a proposal that the FCC will […]


Globe Telecom partners with Nokia, is ready to go “full steam ahead” with 5G

February 24, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Nokia has secured a three-year 5G contract with the Filipino operator Globe Telecom. Globe, the largest operator in the country, is looking to upgrade its current 4G network, as well as expand the geographical reach of its 5G network at […]