News of Note—Deutsche Telekom job cuts, robust switching market in Q2 and more

News of note

Here are the other stories we're following today:

> Deutsche Telekom plans to lay off up to 17,000 employees in Germany from its IT services division.  Business Review article

> Arista, H3C, Huawei and white box switching vendors drove robust growth in the second quarter off the data center switch market, according to a report by Dell'Oro Group. 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.

> The trade war with China is having a negative impact on an AR startup in Silicon Valley. Bloomberg article

> According to a recent report, VoLTE revenue declined 9% quarter over quarter in the second quarter of this year. Release