News of Note—Crosslake Fibre, Microsoft, Logix Fiber Networks and more

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> Millennials are more likely than older people to say telemedicine is an "extremely or very important" option when it comes to medical care, according to a study of health insurance consumers. MobiHealthNews article

> Crosslake Fibre has selected Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems AB of Sweden to supply the high-fiber-count submarine fiber optic cable and Maritech International LTD to construct the Horizontal Directional Drilled shore ends for its 58km submarine cable project being developed across Lake Ontario. Release

> Microsoft has committed $5 billion to serving business customers with IoT solutions over the next four years. VentureBeat article

Mobile World Congress 2019

Attend the 2-Day Executive 5G Panel Series

FierceWireless is returning to Barcelona, Spain, during Mobile World Congress 2019 with a two-day Executive 5G Panel Series at the Fira Congress Hotel, conveniently located across the street from the MWC Convention Center. The panel events will take place on Feb. 25-26 and will cover 5G and The Fixed Wireless Access Opportunity, Taking 5G Indoors, and Making 5G Ubiquitous. Attendees will have the opportunity to network and hear from 5G leaders including Verizon, Vodafone, Orange, Sprint, NTT Docomo, Boingo Wireless, Qualcomm, and more over the course of two days.

Secure your spot at the event today! Now is your chance to join fellow industry professionals for networking and education. Registration information and the schedule can be found on the website here.

> Logix Fiber Networks, the largest Texas-based independent fiber network provider, has joined the Texas 5G Alliance as a coalition member. Release

> Nearly half of organizations that suffered a cyberattack within a one-year period were hacked again within 12 months of the initial attack, says FireEye M-Trends in a new report. ZDNet article

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