News of Note—Extreme Networks, Puerto Rico, Oracle and more

news of note

> Extreme Networks has signed an asset purchase agreement with Brocade to purchase the company's Switching, Routing and Analytics data center business on the same terms as the previously announced agreement between Extreme and Broadcom. Release

> Several Puerto Rico mayors have warned that some communities won’t have restored utility service until “sometime in 2018.” Stop the Cap article

> Oracle announced new integrated PaaS offerings that the company claims make it easier for organizations to capitalize on key transformative technologies. Release

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.

> Sorenson Communications, a Utah-based telecommunications provider, was fined $3 million by the FCC for failing to renew a crucial domain name used by a part of the local 911 emergency service. Bleeping Computer article