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AT&T teams up with Microsoft on cloud, edge, AI, 5G

July 17, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

On the heels of a cloud announcement with IBM a day ago, AT&T announced a broad cloud alliance with Microsoft on Wednesday that includes AI and 5G. As two industry heavyweights, Microsoft and AT&T’s partnership will ripple across the telecom […]


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Taking stock of commercial 5G deployments in the United States

July 8, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

All four Tier 1 U.S. carriers are offering a mobile 5G service AT&T With the June 27 addition of parts of Las Vegas, AT&T offers a millimeter wave-based mobile 5G service in 20 markets with observed speeds in excess of […]


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AT&T millimeter wave 5G service expanded to Las Vegas

June 28, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T’s millimeter wave-based 5G service, dubbed 5G+, went live on June 27 in part of Las Vegas, the operator’s 20th market. Other markets where the service is available include Austin, Los Angeles, Nashville, Orlando, San Diego, San Francisco and San […]


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GSMA and Linux Foundation join forces on aligning NFVi

June 27, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

The Linux Foundation’s LF Networking and GSMA announced on Thursday that they are creating a common industry framework for network functions virtualization infrastructure (NFVi). While LF Networking and GSMA made the creation of the Common NFVi Telco Taskforce (CNTT) official […]


Networks & Systems

AT&T powers up Exide’s digital transformation with its FlexWare platform

June 26, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

AT&T is driving battery and energy storage company Exide’s digital transformation with its virtualized FlexWare platform. FlexWare, which combines a switch chip and a server blade to provision services at the edge, is deployed across Exide’s global locations including Europe, […]


Networks & Systems

Kagan: AT&T SHAPE gives taste of what’s coming with 5G

June 24, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

After spending the weekend at the AT&T SHAPE 2019 event at Warner Brothers studio in Hollywood, I am both excited and full of anticipation with how AT&T is growing and changing and how 5G wireless will play such an incredible […]


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Verizon CTO Malady: Fiber build-out continues at fast clip

June 21, 2019

Via: Fierce Telecom News

While AT&T is throttling back on its fiber build-outs starting next month, Verizon looks to accelerate its fiber deployments, according to Verizon CTO Kyle Malady. Speaking at the Wells Fargo Telecom 5G Forum 2019 on Thursday, Malady said Verizon is […]


News, Regulations

AT&T, US Cellular talk spectrum strategy post millimeter wave auctions

June 19, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has been bullish on millimeter wave spectrum for 5G, recently wrapping up auctions for 24 GHz and 28 GHz airwaves with plans to auction licenses for parts of the 37 GHz, 39 GHz and 47 […]


Networks & Systems

5 Critical Vertical Markets for Hosted PBX

June 18, 2019

Via: No Jitter

AT&T at one time hatched an idea — a fast-follower copycat plan drawn from IBM’s marketing playbook. AT&T rolled out vertical marketing, made up of industry-specific applications for roughly 20 vertical markets. For example, some solutions were developed for healthcare, […]


Regulations

AT&T asks FCC to consider higher-power CBRS transmission; Altice and others protest

June 5, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

As the Citizens Broadband Radio Service shared spectrum stands on the brink of readiness for early deployments, AT&T has asked federal regulators to reconsider the rules around power transmission for CBRS base stations, and add a new, higher-power category of […]