Romanski is the third high-level Cisco executive to leave the company in the past month.
Cisco’s optical transport products overlap with Ericsson making Juniper the better partner.
Verizon is a CENX customer. CENX employees, including new CEO Edward Kennedy, will become part of Ericsson when the deal closes this quarter.
The company’s open source blockchain-based security platform is working with enterprises to secure their IoT data and devices.
McElfresh will replace Melissa Arnoldi as the president of AT&T Technology and Operations. He’s a 21-year veteran of AT&T.
Software components like controllers and VNFs are growing almost twice as fast as hardware components.
Lower latency, high capacity, and lower cost per bit are the three big draws for operators to deploy 5G.
Nokia’s cloud-native core technology will help the Indian operator evolve from LTE to a 5G core.
The company’s service provider business was up 6 percent year over year. But 5G isn’t the reason for the turnaround.
Indianapolis will be the fourth 5G market for the operator, joining Sacramento, Los Angeles and Houston.
Mode uses a mathematically optimal routing system to intelligently move traffic around the network.
There is a lot of work required to virtualize the RAN and standards groups like the xRAN/O-RAN Alliance and the 3GPP can’t do it all, says Cisco.
The satellite firm’s plans are in two phases. Phase one will be a NB-IoT network. Phase 2 will be a standalone 5G network.
This cloud collaboration is part of a bigger partnership between the two firms. CenturyLink already supports other IBM services such as its business resiliency and managed cloud platform.
GE Digital and its Predix IoT platform were once considered key to the future of the company and expected to generate $15 billion in software sales by 2020.