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Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Nokia get ready to rumble at MWC

Some of the industry's biggest vendors clearly will be showcasing their wares with an eye toward 5G when they exhibit at Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona, Spain, next week.

WBA, GSMA expand next-gen Wi-Fi network at MWC

What a difference a year makes. Last year, six operators were involved in the Wi-Fi network sponsored by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) and GSMA at the Mobile World Congress Fira Gran Via venue in Barcelona, Spain. This year, that number has ramped up to more than 30.

Cincinnati Bell wins $30M small cell deal with unnamed 'national carrier'

Cincinnati Bell, which is exiting the retail wireless market at the end of the month, is not giving up on wireless entirely. The company said it recently struck a $30 million, multi-year small cell deal with an unnamed "national carrier."

Facebook, others look to usurp YouTube's online video position

YouTube celebrated its tenth year anniversary last Saturday on Valentine's Day, but it's clear that it is facing a steady new stream of competitors such as Facebook, Twitter and an emerging group of enterprise-class online video service providers.

Telecom Italia slows revenue decline in 2014, unveils new 3-year plan

Telecom Italia reported a decrease in revenue and core earnings in preliminary results for the 2014 financial year, but said the rate of domestic revenue decline slowed over the year while analysts noted that targets to cut debt were met.

IDC: IoT market in CEE and MEA to explode in 2015

IDC expects the IoT market in Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa to exceed $50 billion (€44 billion) by 2018.

Huawei, Ciena and ZTE drive WDM market past $9B, says Dell'Oro

Driven by a doubling of 100G wavelength shipments in 2014, the total WDM market grew 7 percent in 2014, reaching nearly $9.5 billion, according to a new Dell'Oro Group report.

Ericsson modular radio system leads company's MWC 2015 announcements

LONDON--Ericsson stole a march on its rivals by announcing it will launch a new modular radio network system at the forthcoming Mobile World Congress conference in Barcelona that can reduce operator's total cost of ownership by 20 per cent.  

Baltimore launches free Wi-Fi using Siklu radios for backhaul

Now tourists and locals can take advantage of free Wi-Fi when they visit Baltimore's historic Inner Harbor, thanks to Wi-Fi vendor Port Networks and backhaul radio provider Siklu.

Tracking the wireless industry's rising stars

For Verizon, LTE Broadcast (which it has dubbed LTE Multicast) is a critically important emerging technology. With it, streaming content can be sent to a large number of viewers at the same time.