Tag: 2020

Internet, Modern Media

The Changing Edge: How Challenges in 2020 are Driving Change in 2021

December 29, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

In 2020, we observed the impact of the global health situation on cloud-based computing and demands for edge connectivity. A study conducted by PWC states that in the first quarter of 2020, cloud spending rose 37% to $29 billion. In […]


The Top 10 UC Acquisitions of 2020

December 28, 2020

Via: No Jitter

Despite a chaotic year, a steady stream of enterprise communications mergers and acquisitions occurred all year. The world accelerated the adoption of digital technologies, and providers stepped up their acquisitions to meet capacity and fill portfolio gaps. There are lots […]

Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Commercial 5G could be a reality before 2020

March 27, 2017

Via: RCR Wireless News

The search for commercial 5G use cases was some sort of a catchphrase at this week’s 5G World conference in London. 5G promises a sea of change in the area of network architecture and connected services but well-defined use cases, […]

Networks & Systems

Over 24% of U.S. broadband households will have an IP camera by 2020

November 28, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Smart home applications may still be seen as a novelty, but in-home security is on the rise with Parks Associates forecasting that about 24 percent of U.S. broadband households will have an IP camera by 2020. The research firm added […]

Internet, Modern Media

IoT economy regional market outlook

November 18, 2016

Via: RCR Wireless News

The “Internet of Things” promises to connect 20 billion previously unconnected objects by 2020. As the IoT takes shape, some global regions, largely due to government-led planning, are emerging as likely dominant forces in the IoT economy. Just like the […]


Obama administration sets goal to connect 20M more Americans to broadband by 2020

March 11, 2016

Via: Fierce Telecom News

The White House has introduced a complementary initiative called ConnectALL to the FCC’s Lifeline program proposal that aims to bring broadband services to 20 million more Americans by 2020. Obama’s proposal comes on the heels of the FCC’s new proposal […]

Editorial, Networks & Systems

Networking upgrade: when will we benefit from 5G?

December 29, 2015

Via: Andy Melman

5G standards represent the long awaited next major development in mobile telecommunications. With an estimated roll-out time within the next five years, 5G would meet the needs of IoT connectivity. A short history of 5G communication technology A significant partnership […]